Articles in Outdoors
At the end of the current legislative session, three bills that would have had an effect on the game and fish laws of the state were in the final stages of being passed on to the governor’s office for signing.
When the water at Lake Hartwell heats up for the summer, anglers have a choice of two places where they can find concentrations of fish through the summer months.
With schools in the Upstate heading into their final week of classes, the coming month will usher in the family vacation season, with the beach being a common destination.
Memorial Day marks the official beginning of summer in most folks’ book, so that means it’s time to take the cover off the boat and head out to the lake.
One of the biggest stories bouncing around social media in the world of tournament bass fishing last week was the arrest of two weekend tournament anglers in Marshall County, Ala., who were charged with cheating at a bass fishing tournament on Lake Guntersville.
There are probably more books written about fly fishing than any other tactic to catch fish. Writers wax poetic about high-dollar bamboo rods used to make the perfect presentation of hand-tied dry flies in order to match the hatch for majestic river-run trout. This type of fishing conjures up visions of “A River Runs Through It.”
Old timers and young folks often debate when times were better — back in the day or now. That’s a dangerous discussion, because the passage of time has a way of erasing the bad leaving only the good. That is especially true of our outdoor pursuits.