Ed Mashburn, Author at Great Days Outdoors
Squirrel Hunting Tips: Think Small

Squirrel Hunting Tips: Think Small

When the question, “what is the best way to hunt squirrels,” is raised, my go to squirrel hunting tip is to think small. There are many, small squirrel hunting hotspots located all over the coastal parts of our country and knowing how to hunt squirrels on...
Winter Speckled Trout: Find ‘Em and Catch ‘Em

Winter Speckled Trout: Find ‘Em and Catch ‘Em

It may be cold out but that doesn’t mean it’s not a good time to go fishing for some specks. As long as you know how to catch speckled trout in the winter and have the right winter speckled trout lures, you will be landed fish with ease. You may even hook...
Chain Pickerel Fishing in the Deep South

Chain Pickerel Fishing in the Deep South

Chain pickerel fish may not be as big as their northern cousins, but the deep South’s member of the pike family is certainly fun to catch. This can’t be good for my heart.  Once again, an aggressive fish has blasted up out of the weeds to take my top-water lure, and...
Bull Red Bonanza – Fishing the Fall Run

Bull Red Bonanza – Fishing the Fall Run

This thing I have hooked is just about to pull the rod from my hands.  When I had cast out into the clear waters, I was not prepared for this brutal strike and powerful fight. I was not ready for the sudden pull and run. I assumed that some big bull reds were around-...
How to Fish For Flounder This Fall

How to Fish For Flounder This Fall

It’s almost time to head in and get settled in front of the television. Kickoff is just about an hour away on this November Saturday. I’ve had a decent morning fishing with a few specks and one good redfish coming to hand, but the recliner and the football game are...

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