Capt. Bobby Abruscato | Great Days Outdoors
Trolling for Wintertime Speckled Trout

Trolling for Wintertime Speckled Trout

Putting More Fish on the Boat in Cold Weather The air temperature just before dawn on this winter morning was in the upper 20s. That was cold enough, but the 20-minute run up the tidal river at more than 50 knots in my Skeeter was going to take our breath away. The...
Dissecting Alabama’s Legendary Dixey Bar

Dissecting Alabama’s Legendary Dixey Bar

The fabled Dixey Bar, named after a Civil War ship, is truly a magical place to find bull reds. On the eastern side of the mouth of Mobile Bay lays the fabled Dixey Bar. The naturally-formed sandbar runs along the eastern side of the Mobile ship channel for about...