GON December 2017 Issue

GON Staff | December 1, 2017

December 2017 Feature Articles

Hunt Public-Land Hogs In December
If your freezer is lacking wild-hog roasts and backstraps, there are public-land options for fun porker action.

Blackshear Bass On Shallow Cover
Brewton-Parker fishing coach Stephen Birchfield marks a Blackshear map with 10 locations for wintertime largemouth.

Muzzleloader & Crossbow Buck Rankings
Georgia’s all-time best bucks in GON’s official rankings.

Bucks Were Wide-Open For Gun Opener
Truck-Buck contest sees a flurry of big-buck entries in gun weeks.

The Ethics of Trapping
Setting traps takes responsibility and requires attention.

Youth Contest: Smiling Kids, Nice Bucks
Our big-buck contest for kids sees record number of entries.

Kayak Fishing The Flint Below Blackshear
The author explores the fishing through this remote river stretch.

The Freak: A Survivor’s Tale
The conclusion of GON’s Fall Fiction Series.

December Crappie On The Southeast Georgia Rivers
The Altamaha and Satilla rivers both offer great December crappie fishing and incredible scenery.


News Stories

Coyote Takers Calendar: December Tactics

Researchers Study Di-Lane WMA Quail

Farm Pond Gator Nabs Wild Hog

Ocmulgee PFA Re-opens To Anglers

Savannah Refuge Handicapped Hunt

Get GON Gear For Christmas

Days GON By: Looking Back At GON Stories
30 Years Ago: Lake Jackson Was A Lunker Largemouth Factory
20 Years Ago: Muscogee County Non-typical One Of Georgia’s Best-Ever Bucks
10 Years Ago: Crazy Calls That WRD Gets


December 2017 Departments

Letters To The Editor

Fishing Reports

Wild In The Kitchen: Venison Fingers

Hunter’s Journal: Sweat-Equity Results In Oconee County Buck 

Kids Outdoor Outpost And Word Search: Clean Harvests

Game Warden Reports: Meth Bust On Lake Lanier

Realtree Kids Scrapbook

Georgia Spy-Cam



Daryl Gay’s Back Page

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