Chuck Sykes, Author at Great Days Outdoors
One Year After BES (AB)… A Sydney Update

One Year After BES (AB)… A Sydney Update

It’s been a difficult year for Syd and me both.  But, we are going to make it.   As most of you know, my baby girl, BES, passed away on November 19, 2016 after almost 13 years of making my life better.  I penned an article in December, “Opening Day Will Never Be...
Arrests Made! Preventing CWD in Alabama

Arrests Made! Preventing CWD in Alabama

Now is the time for hunters to stand up for the most popular game animal in the state. Since August of this year, wildlife biologists with the Division of Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries (WFF) have been receiving calls of sick, dying, and dead deer from several...
Opening Day Will Never Be The Same

Opening Day Will Never Be The Same

November 19, 2016, Will Be a Day I Never Forget Opening day of the general firearms season has been something I’ve looked forward to with much anticipation throughout the years. As a young child in the mid-1970s, opening day meant meeting up with friends and family at...