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Father’s Day Gift Guide

Whether your old man is the first one out in the field on opening day, tames swamp gators, fishes for bass on the weekends, or slays red snapper, we’ve got a gift guide for father’s day that’s sure to equip him for a great day outdoors!   Mike...
Great Small Waters

Great Small Waters

Kayaks and Canoes Can Provide Easy Access to Bass Hideouts Throughout the State A least 16 major rivers flow within or along the borders of Alabama. A multitude of creeks and smaller tributaries feed those rivers. Much of these headwaters of the river basins are...
Bream Fishing & How to Catch Them

Bream Fishing & How to Catch Them

For the most fun when bream fishing, light artificial gear just can’t be beat   My ultralight spinning rod is bent in a deep bow. The big dark bream on the end of the line just doesn’t seem eager to come in to my hand. He uses his broad sides and tail to fight...
Blue Crabs — A Delicious Resource

Blue Crabs — A Delicious Resource

Tasty, Abundant and Fun to Catch Blue crabs are one of Alabama’s most popular marine resources. Blue crabs, Callinectes sapidus, are found from Chesapeake Bay to Mexico and have been described as one of the tastiest seafoods in the world. Who doesn’t love a grilled...
Tripletail Salad: A Fresh Summer Recipe

Tripletail Salad: A Fresh Summer Recipe

Looking for a fresh new recipe? Check out this Tripletail Salad! Last year, I took a trip down to Mobile, AL to meet with the Great Days Outdoors team. I was fortunate enough to catch my first Tripletail and I wrote about that experience HERE I had such a good time...
How To Tie A Two Hook Rig

How To Tie A Two Hook Rig

Learn how to tie a two hook rig and how to store it when you’re done   When I was 16 years old, there was nothing I wanted more than to become 1st mate on one of the many charter boats that fished out of Dauphin Island, Alabama. It was my dream to follow in...