Mike Thompson, Author at Great Days Outdoors
How to Catch Tarpon – Alabama Tarpon

How to Catch Tarpon – Alabama Tarpon

Television shows from Florida often highlight the magnificent action that can be had in places like Boca Grande and the Florida Keys for the ultimate sportfish – tarpon. The shows often portray catching the tarpon as easy as child’s play. However, anyone who has...
Soft Shell Blue Crab Harvesting Guide

Soft Shell Blue Crab Harvesting Guide

Looking at a golden brown, fried soft shell blue crab on a dinner plate can bring either curiosity or excitement, depending on who’s looking. If you are unfamiliar with this great Gulf Coast delicacy, you really don’t know what you are missing. Let’s take a closer...
Flounder Gigging at Night – How to Stick Em

Flounder Gigging at Night – How to Stick Em

Every summer along the Gulf Coast we move into what many call the ‘misery months.’  That’s when the temperatures get so hot, that to catch a few fish, we may have to endure the scorching heat. Well, for some outdoor enthusiasts, they just switch gears and go...
Winter Duck Hunting in the Mobile Delta

Winter Duck Hunting in the Mobile Delta

The best time for duck hunting in the Mobile Delta is during the winter due to migration When everything comes together, and the stars align, the dedicated waterfowler gets to reap the benefits. If you’re not a duck hunter, you really can’t imagine the splendor and...
Mobile Delta Duck Hunting

Mobile Delta Duck Hunting

South Alabama Has Some of the best Delta Duck Hunting Waterfowlers could ask for Living so close to one of the United States largest deltas, South Alabama waterfowl hunters are truly blessed. This large wetland area is home to thousands of annual feathered visitors....

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