Mike Thompson, Author at Great Days Outdoors
October Coastal Outlook

October Coastal Outlook

Things are getting better and better for the coastal anglers. The month of October ushers in some of the most comfortable weather and some of the best fishing. All sorts of fish get more predictable this month. Let’s look at a few places to try. Inshore During...
Teal Time on the Gulf Coast

Teal Time on the Gulf Coast

Teal season provides an exciting primer for serious Alabama duck hunters. Sitting in a marsh during a muggy September morning with sweat running down the back of your neck, while waiting for sunrise, really doesn’t sound that appealing. Couple the warm weather with...
Helpful Tips for Early Season Dove Success

Helpful Tips for Early Season Dove Success

Early season doves can be the most gullible, so use your motion decoys. Early season dove hunting is anticipated mightily by Alabama wingshooters who have not pulled the trigger for months. Waterfowl, upland birds and turkeys have long since left as options for...
September Coastal Outlook

September Coastal Outlook

Transition Time Means More to Do on the Water It’s been a long enduring summer. Not as hot in the beginning, but plenty hot on the tail end. Flooding rains during June and July kept a lot of fishermen guessing as to what to do. However, after things started clearing...
August Coastal Outlook

August Coastal Outlook

Despite Blistering Heat, Still A Lot of Good Fishing This Month The month of August can signal the end of a traditional summer, even though the actual end will be several weeks into September. Anglers will be trying to fit in as much fishing as possible before...