Going dove hunting this weekend?
Although Tuesday was the official opening day of dove season, but for most of Texas dove hunters, this weekend will be opening day. “I believe this weekend could be really good for a lot of dove hunters,” said Shaun Oldenburger, dove program leader for Texas Parks & Wildlife Department.... Read more
New artificial reefs

New artificial reefs

Tom Behrens September 3, 2015 0

Two new artificial reef projects are moving forward using funding from the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Natural Resource Damage Assessment. Texas artificial reefs consist of three types: decommissioned drilling rigs that make up the Rigs-to-Reefs Program; concrete structures that comprise the Nearshore Reefing Program; and large ships that make... Read more
Don’t forget the Outdoor Annual App
Whether your next fishing trip finds you riding a rolling sea or floating a secluded pond, the Outdoor Annual app will keep regulation information at your fingertips. This app even works in areas without internet access. Use it to find nearby fishing spots, check fishing reports. I.D. catfish, bass... Read more
Side Scanning Fishfinders: Marvelous or Myth?
Side-scanning fishfinders are all the rage, but there’s little doubt that there’s a lot of marketing hoo-ha that just doesn’t live up to reality. That’s why I spent a day on the water testing units from most of the major manufacturers, side-by-side. You can find the complete results in... Read more
Important:  new BF Goodrich tire recall
Michelin North America has issued an important recall for a number of its light truck or SUV tires marketed under the BF Goodrich brand name.  The affected tires may experience rapid air loss due to a rupture in the sidewall in the bead area.  If the sidewall ruptures during... Read more
Toledo Bend Lake #1
By now most bass anglers probably know that Toledo Bend Reservoir recently went into elite status when “Bassmaster” Magazine announced that of the 230 potential fisheries to be named the best-of-the-best. Toledo Bend was selected as the # 1 bass fishing lake in the country. James Hall, Editor of... Read more
Trinity Oaks – Changing Lives with Hunting and Fishing
There are a lot of organizations out there that use the outdoors, hunting, and fishing to make a difference in people’s lives.  Trinity Oakes is a great organization in Texas that does just that. Check out their video below: Trinity Oaks uses hunting, fishing, and outdoor activities to give back... Read more
Are you ready for some dove hunting?
This year, dove hunters will have more opportunity earlier in the season. The North and Central zones will have five more days than last year, and the South Zone will have two additional days. The 2015-2016 Texas dove season is 70 days, with a 15-bird daily bag limit and... Read more