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Outdoors: Weekend full moon a good time to fish for bream
April 20, 2019 – 12:20 am | Comments Off on Outdoors: Weekend full moon a good time to fish for bream
Outdoors: Weekend full moon a good time to fish for bream | Test

After the spring storms move through the Upstate this Easter weekend, the pull of the full moon has a lot of Upstate anglers thinking about bream fishing.

Outdoors: Keowee crappie fishing much better than widely anticipated
April 13, 2019 – 12:26 am | Comments Off on Outdoors: Keowee crappie fishing much better than widely anticipated
Outdoors: Keowee crappie fishing much better than widely anticipated | Test

South Carolina is home to a variety of lakes, rivers and impoundments that hold abundant numbers of crappie.

Outdoors: Take your pick for Lake Jocassee bass
April 6, 2019 – 12:20 am | Comments Off on Outdoors: Take your pick for Lake Jocassee bass
Outdoors: Take your pick for Lake Jocassee bass | Test

All the focus this weekend is on bass fishing as the Bassmaster Elite tour makes another stop at Lake Hartwell.

Outdoors: Kayak bass fishing — not your standard bass tournament
March 30, 2019 – 1:23 am | Comments Off on Outdoors: Kayak bass fishing — not your standard bass tournament
Outdoors: Kayak bass fishing — not your standard bass tournament | Test

The Bassmaster Elite Series and MLF Bass Pro Tour don’t have anything on bass anglers who fish from plastic boats, thanks in large part to two national organizations that have organized national, regional and local bass-fishing tournaments that provide a competitive outlet for kayak bass anglers.

Outdoors: Turkey hunting fails to avoid
March 23, 2019 – 1:21 am | Comments Off on Outdoors: Turkey hunting fails to avoid
Outdoors: Turkey hunting fails to avoid | Test

Hunting season for eastern wild turkey opened on Wednesday, but this weekend represents the first turkey-hunting outing of the year for many Upstate hunters.

Outdoors: Turkey season opens amid concerns over dwindling numbers
March 16, 2019 – 12:25 am | Comments Off on Outdoors: Turkey season opens amid concerns over dwindling numbers
Outdoors: Turkey season opens amid concerns over dwindling numbers | Test

The long-awaited hunting season for wild turkey will officially open on private lands across the state on Wednesday.

Outdoors: Spring is a great time to target Lake Jocassee trout
March 9, 2019 – 12:15 am | Comments Off on Outdoors: Spring is a great time to target Lake Jocassee trout
Outdoors: Spring is a great time to target Lake Jocassee trout | Test

Located in the northwest corner of South Carolina, beautiful, pristine Lake Jocassee offers anglers a variety of fishing adventures that are found nowhere else in the state.

Outdoors: Catching fish in high, muddy water
March 1, 2019 – 8:13 pm | Comments Off on Outdoors: Catching fish in high, muddy water
Outdoors: Catching fish in high, muddy water | Test

The majority of anglers across the Upstate are looking forward to springtime fishing, while at the same time they’re wondering when the rain is finally going to let up.

Outdoors: Alternatives to tying knots
February 23, 2019 – 12:20 am | Comments Off on Outdoors: Alternatives to tying knots
Outdoors: Alternatives to tying knots | Test

Transitioning from hunting season to fishing season frequently finds anglers preparing fishing tackle for the upcoming season. This often means replacing fishing line, as well as retying rigs.

Last chance for bagging bushtails
February 16, 2019 – 12:42 am | Comments Off on Last chance for bagging bushtails
Last chance for bagging bushtails | Test

Like many small-game hunting opportunities,  March 1 will mark the end of the 2019 squirrel hunting season, at least as far as the use of guns to take the animals is concerned. 

Outdoors: Making effective use of crankbaits
February 9, 2019 – 12:28 am | Comments Off on Outdoors: Making effective use of crankbaits
Outdoors: Making effective use of crankbaits | Test

Regardless of whether you are fishing a major impoundment or a private farm pond, few could argue that crankbaits are one of the best bass-catching baits you could tie on your line, especially during warming weather when a bass’ metabolism is picking up and they are actively chasing forage fish.

Outdoors: Planning for spring crappie fishing
February 2, 2019 – 12:15 am | Comments Off on Outdoors: Planning for spring crappie fishing
Outdoors: Planning for spring crappie fishing | Test

During a walk on a cold but sunny afternoon this week, it was hard not to notice that spring is not far away.

Outdoors: Creating habitat is a good offseason practice
January 26, 2019 – 12:10 am | Comments Off on Outdoors: Creating habitat is a good offseason practice
Outdoors: Creating habitat is a good offseason practice | Test

In the eyes of fishermen, the tradition of sinking the Christmas tree in a location that will create habitat for fish is second only to the celebration of the holiday itself.

Outdoors: New kayak fishing skills to add to your arsenal this year
January 19, 2019 – 12:35 am | Comments Off on Outdoors: New kayak fishing skills to add to your arsenal this year
Outdoors: New kayak fishing skills to add to your arsenal this year | Test

A lot of anglers enter the sport of fishing via a paddle boat — it’s less expensive than buying a motor boat and trailer, and it can be used just about anywhere there’s water.