Fishing Ramblings from Ronnie Garrison

Mountain Lions in Pike County, Georgia?

Mountain lions in Pike County, Georgia? I received a call from a Pike County resident a few years ago and he said he had seen a mountain lion on his property. Several people have told […]

New Double-Edge Boot Knife From Bear OPS
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New Double-Edge Boot Knife From Bear OPS

Bear OPS extends their popular combat knife line with a new boot knife, the Double-Edge Boot Knife (model: CC-820-B). This American-made, tactical knife features black textured G10 handles and a hard-hitting 1095 carbon-steel blade with […]

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Fishing Grass Lines

When you fish a lake like Guntersville enough sometimes you just must do the obvious fish the grass lines; although not all grass lines are created equal, as not all have active fish. As you […]

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THE FUN SPORT OF BOW FISHING

Bow fishing is a sport that combines archery and fishing and is growing in popularity across the country. Part of the reason is the wide availability of rough fish which the bow fisherman seeks and […]

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GLAMOROUS CAMPING

  Glamping or “glamorous camping” is a combination of the intimacy of camping and the world of luxury travel. With glamping, you don’t just visit a destination, you experience it. Glamping accommodations vary. Airstreams and […]

Prime Time Walleyes
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Prime Time Walleyes!

June can be a great month to be on the water chasing walleyes!  The rigors of the spawn are in the past meaning that hungry fish are usually biting, and the weather can be very […]

10 Ways Red King Crabs Rule
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10 Ways Red King Crabs Rule

Learn More about the Role of Red King Crab in Alaska Red king crabs are the largest of the commercially harvested crabs in Alaska, growing to 24 pounds with a 5-foot leg span. Historically, red […]

NFB Swim Bait definitely made a difference
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NFB Swim Bait definitely made a difference

After filming some knife throwing and airgun shooting videos, then some more shooting with the Browning Buck Mark Medallion and Henry Repeating Arms carbine with Skinner Sights, Pepper and I started fishing. The wind was […]

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4 Inches Of Rain

Don Banning, Pepper and I gathered at the lake side to see if we could catch anything after over 4 inches of rain. We started out at one lake, but left to go to another, […]

TAXES THAT BENEFIT ALL OF US THAT LOVE THE OUTDOORS 2
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TAXES THAT BENEFIT ALL OF US THAT LOVE THE OUTDOORS

 This year marks the 82nd anniversary of the landmark Pittman-Robertson Act, also more properly known as the Federal Aid in Wildlife Restoration Act. In 1932, congress authorized an excise tax on firearms and ammunition that […]

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The Leatherman Signal Is Out In Different Colors

A longstanding Leatherman favorite, The Signal is now available in three distinct colors allowing multipurpose users the ability to carry a tool that expresses their own personality through color and style.  Order Link – https://www.leatherman.com/signal-439.html?dwvar_439_color=10&cgid=multi-tools#start=1 Launched […]

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Ramblingangler.com – Homemade Slip Bobbers

This fishing information is valuable even to the avid angler. I have fished my whole life and have several ah-hah moments every year when I either figure something out after so many years and it […]

A Few Bass
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A Few Bass

The combination of a Natural Forage Baits green shad Swim Bait and Blitz Lures LLC Swimbait head, made for another successful, short day of fishing. There were also a few bass picked up on a […]

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Firminator Spring Food Plot Tips

Building food plots can require a significant investment in time, money and effort so you don’t want to be wasteful. That’s exactly what you’re doing if you don’t first conduct a baseline survey of existing […]

Buzz Baits and the Spawn
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Buzz Baits and the Spawn

It’s the highly unlikely bait that most of us do not focus on during the spawn but there is probably no bait that gets more strikes over spawning areas than a buzz bait. When your […]

SLOW DOWN IN THE SPRING FOR MORE FISH
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SLOW DOWN IN THE SPRING FOR MORE FISH

If you want to be successful when you go fishing, you need to first, find the fish.  Once you’ve done that, you need to give them what they want to eat.  If you do those […]

NATURALLY ORGANIC FOOD
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NATURALLY ORGANIC FOOD

Organic foods are supposed to be free of antibiotics, growth hormones or other drugs and according to the USDA not genetically modified or in any other way unnaturally “enhanced.” I am amazed at all the […]

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Dan Galusha’s Knife Talk

This is what I call my “dirty dozen” of throwing knives. From left to right in the photo are: Top Row: SZCO Rite Edge, 10″, 6 ozs; Arachnophobia, 9″, 2 ozs; Sharade SCTK3CP, 10″, 4 […]

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New Leatherman P2 Is Available

Designed for unmatched comfort, durability, and ease-of-use, the P2 represents decades of consumer feedback, testing, and engineering. Integrated FREE technology means all 19 tools are easily accessed with one hand, open smoothly, and click into […]

Fishing The Midwest with Jensen & Frisch

CONSIDER COLOR FOR MORE WALLEYES

I was with some friends recently, and as often happens, the talk turned to fishing, and as often happens when the talk turns to fishing, the topic of lure color came up.  That topic usually […]

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IT’S NOT JUST ABOUT HUNTING TURKEYS

The National Wild Turkey Federation was founded in 1973 with a mission to conserve wild turkeys and preserve our hunting heritage. Since that time it has grown to more than a quarter million members and […]

Fishing The Midwest with Jensen & Frisch

OPEN WATER FISHING PLANS

Open water fishing has started in many areas of the Midwest, and where it hasn’t started yet, it will soon.  I have a few plans for the upcoming open water season that I hope to […]

Fishing The Midwest with Jensen & Frisch

ICE-FISHING MEMORIES

Boy oh boy what a change:  When the new year started a couple of months ago we were looking at a very mild winter.  The ice wasn’t as thick as it usually is at that […]

First Fallfish Record In Maryland
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First Fallfish Record In Maryland

It’s exciting to catch a state record fish. But one Baltimore County, Maryland man just earned a state record for catching a two-pound minnow relative— the fallfish. And it’s the first record fallfish Maryland has […]

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THANK GOODNESS IT’S APRIL

Thank goodness it’s April! To me, April is God’s gift to us after a long, cold winter that at times we thought would never end. April is turkey hunting time and your heart beating faster […]

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tough today

  Fishing was tough today, and colder than what was forecast. The water was murky and turning over, with a temp in the mid to upper 30’s. My first fish was a 21″ bass on […]

Catfishing the right way
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Catfishing the right way!

Related: Review: Advanced Catfishing Made Easy by Brad Durick Catfishing Fishing Tips and Techniques The 1st Annual Catfish Conference Successful For Catfishing

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Crowded Lakes

If you have been on the water lately it’s pretty-obvious that each year, there are more and more fishermen. The onset of high-school teams coupled with the increased interest in fishing has doubled the pressure […]

Why Crocodile Bay By O'Neill Williams
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Why Crocodile Bay By O’Neill Williams

Take a trip to Crocodile Bay, and see why O’Neill Williams recommends the resort. Crocodile Bay boasts the largest professional sport fishing team in Central America with in-house captains and mates able to cater to […]

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Cold Steel

I tried out my new Cold Steel Mini Flight throwing knives for the first time, and was very happy with the way they performed. At 10 to 12 feet I was able to make so […]

Fishing The Midwest with Jensen & Frisch

DIFFERENT THINGS

As most of us know, we go fishing for different reasons.  Some anglers go fishing to catch some bass, others go in hopes of catching a musky.  Bass anglers generally catch more bass than musky […]

Key to Spring Time Fishing
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Key to Spring Time Fishing

With the spring time months nearly upon us its time to look at the most important key to finding fish during the spring months. Yes, there are many ways to be a good spring time […]

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Deep Inside Dan’s Tackle Box

This brings back a few good fishing memories, especially from the Colchester, IL area. These lures were call Vivif, which came from France. The only way you could obtain them was by ordering. Later Heddon started […]

Plano's B-Series Tackle Bag Introduced
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Plano’s B-Series Tackle Bag Introduced

The all-new Plano B-Series Tackle Bag keeps anglers on their A-game. Loaded with upgraded parts and materials, the B-Series is the tackle bag designed for the modern angler. Constructed from a durable ripstop fabric, the […]