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Outdoors: Why I didn’t limit out this morning
November 22, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Why I didn’t limit out this morning | Test

Those of you familiar with the publishing business might find it strange that I had to write my list of excuses for why I didn’t kill a limit of ducks on opening morning a full 24 hours before the season even opened.

Outdoors: Bear season sees drop in numbers
November 15, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Bear season sees drop in numbers | Test

Following two years of higher-than- normal harvest numbers, it came as little surprise that the 2014 mountain bear season, which ended Oct. 30, saw a slump in numbers.

Duck season less than 2 weeks away
November 8, 2014 – 12:26 am | No Comment
Duck season less than 2 weeks away | Test

Although several early waterfowl seasons have already come and gone this year, the true duck season that most hunters yearn for will open in less than two weeks on Nov. 22.

Outdoors: Duck season less than 2 weeks away
November 8, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Duck season less than 2 weeks away | Test

Although several early waterfowl seasons have already come and gone this year, the true duck season that most hunters yearn for will open in less than two weeks on Nov. 22.

Outdoors: Ebony and ivory
November 1, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Ebony and ivory | Test

With deer season in full swing — and Clemson and South Carolina football occupying just about everyone else — many outdoorsmen are taking the opportunity to get out on our area lakes and do some fishing.

Outdoors: The most wonderful time of the year
October 25, 2014 – 12:10 am | No Comment
Outdoors: The most wonderful time of the year | Test

While many are familiar with the song by the same name that’s often played around Christmastime, the most wonderful time of the year for deer hunters in the Upstate starts the last week of October and extends into the first week of November.

Outdoors: Best fall colors include brown and rainbow
October 18, 2014 – 1:16 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Best fall colors include brown and rainbow | Test

With a drop in temperatures and a welcomed chill in the air, many folks are outside looking for the annual fall colors. However, Upstate residents interested in seeing the full gamut fall has to offer need to include some browns and rainbows in their itinerary.

Outdoors: Antler restrictions could reduce accidents
October 11, 2014 – 12:20 am | One Comment
Outdoors: Antler restrictions could reduce accidents | Test

Every fall, deer season brings joy to countless hunters in the Upstate. However, it also unfortunately brings grief to some.

Outdoors: Muzzleloaders a unique combination
October 4, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Muzzleloaders a unique combination | Test

While primitive weapons are legal in areas of the state that allow center-fire weapons, only Game Zones 1 and 2, the Mountain Hunt Unit and the Piedmont Area have designated “primitive weapons seasons” in South Carolina.

Outdoors: Fant’s Grove WMA expanded 1,000 acres
September 27, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Fant’s Grove WMA expanded 1,000 acres | Test

With the whitetail deer season having arrived in the Upstate, what better time is there to announce the addition of nearly 1,000 acres of public hunting land to the Fant’s Grove Wildlife Management Area?