Charles Johnson, Author at Great Days Outdoors
Great Small Waters

Great Small Waters

Kayaks and Canoes Can Provide Easy Access to Bass Hideouts Throughout the State A least 16 major rivers flow within or along the borders of Alabama. A multitude of creeks and smaller tributaries feed those rivers. Much of these headwaters of the river basins are...
Catching Bass in Unfamiliar Lakes

Catching Bass in Unfamiliar Lakes

Fishing a new lake can be intimidating, but with some planning and preparation anglers can end up having no problem catching bass.    At some point in their fishing endeavors, every angler will be faced with fishing a new body of water. Casting in unfamiliar...
Anatomy of Bass Spinnerbait

Anatomy of Bass Spinnerbait

Bass angler Bobby Lane talks about the allure of bass spinnerbait.   Ask any angler if they could have only one lure in their tackle box and the majority would choose a spinnerbait. Many bass tournaments have been won with spinner baits. These lures in some...
Bass Fishing in Weeds

Bass Fishing in Weeds

Grass and weeds are prime locations for anglers to mow down bass in late spring.   One thing most lakes around the state have in common is weeds. By late spring, various weeds and grasses have sprung up around the shoreline. These grass and weed patches are...
Late Season Turkey Hunting Tips

Late Season Turkey Hunting Tips

Turkey hunters must change their calling tactics to bag late season birds. Here are some late season turkey hunting tips so you can get that gobbler.   Hunting pressure can be a relative term. In some areas, turkeys may be hunted hard every day of the season....