Ed Mashburn, Author at Great Days Outdoors
Fall Bull Red Fishing: What A Time!

Fall Bull Red Fishing: What A Time!

There’s nothing that makes coastal anglers happy quite like fall bull red fishing off the Northern coast of the Gulf. 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...
Kayak Anglers – Kayaking Beyond Breakers

Kayak Anglers – Kayaking Beyond Breakers

Kayak Anglers Find Big, Mean Fish Off the Beaches It’s nice out here a half-mile off the beach at Orange Beach. The breeze is light, but cool. There is no heavy boat traffic coming out of Perdido Pass like just a couple of months earlier. Kids are back in school....
Fishing on Lake Guntersville: A Panel Discussion

Fishing on Lake Guntersville: A Panel Discussion

There are few things more exciting than the strike of a big bass while fishing on Lake Guntersville.  The weedmat at the surface of Lake Guntersville was thick and created a deep shadow which made the water darker and cooler below. Schools of small baitfish—shad and...
Fall Tripletail Fishing Tips

Fall Tripletail Fishing Tips

Fall tripletail fishing gives anglers just as much excitement as reds and specks, and perhaps even better eating than flounder. Although hunting seasons for deer and ducks won’t open until quite a bit later this winter, I am absolutely hunting this morning as I...
Small Water Anglers Can Produce Big Results

Small Water Anglers Can Produce Big Results

Regarding places to fish, we tend to think that bigger is better. Small water anglers have proven that to be false. When the evening shadows began to creep across the water of the small stream, fish began feeding under the overhanging limbs of a creekside tree. The...