GON August 2019 Issue

GON Staff | August 3, 2019


Weiss Bass On Summer Structure
An August map is marked with 10 Lake Weiss GPS locations.  

Spunky Thornton’s “Putnam Phantom”
The story of a great Georgia whitetail killed in 1983.

Hunting Mentors Honored
Hunters who mentored turkey and deer hunters win new guns.

All About Shallow Crankbaits For Bass
Walker Smith breaks down shallow-running plugs.

The Fab 40: Georgia’s Best Bucks Of 2018-19
The 40 best bucks taken in Georgia during the past deer season include four Boone & Crockett caliber bucks.

GON’s WMA Deer Hunting Special
See all the stats and data for Georgia WMA deer hunts.

Guide To WMA Youth Hunts
Great opportunities for kids to hunt deer, waterfowl and more.

Truck-Buck Contest Back For 31st Season
Yes, we give away a John Megel truck to a deer hunter—not to mention a gun or bow each week of Georgia’s deer season.

Mudfish Mayhem In the Okefenokee
GON freelancers go head-to-head over mudfish.

GON’s Fall Fiction: Part 1 of 5
Duncan Dobie brings us the story of the ‘Coon Dog Cemetery’ Hunting Club, when modern-day deer hunting got its renewal.

When Bucks Go Nocturnal
Nocturnal bucks are almost impossible to kill—almost.


16-lb. Largemouth Bass From Telfair County

Kayak Tournament Trail Update

List Of Pay Dove Shoots Across Georgia

WMA Dove Fields

Truck-Buck Contest Rules and Printable Application 

Youth Big-Buck Contest 

Wild In The Kitchen: Blackened Catfish

Days GON By: Looking Back At GON Stories 
30 Years Ago: New Georgia State Duck Stamp
Biggest Buck Of 1988! 211-inch Worth County Booner
20 Years Ago: State-Record Wahoo Caught
Oconee River Record Flathead Caught
10 Years Ago: Hog Attack



Fishing Reports

Hunter’s Journal

Realtree Kids Scrapbook

Georgia Spy-Cam


Game Warden Reports


Daryl Gay’s Back Page

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