GON July Issue 2023

GON Staff | July 3, 2023

Vol. 37, No. 7

A perfect 10-pointer from DeKalb County that nets 177 1/8 is Georgia’s best typical bow-buck ever.
Photo Courtesy Manny Kaloyannides


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July Feature Articles

Land Profile: Hard Labor Creek State Park Deer Hunt
The two-day quota deer hunt at Hard Labor Creek Park is a tough draw, but historical hunter-success rates average almost 100%.

Catch Weiss Bass Still Shallow In Summer
David Childress sets a pattern and marks a map for July bass on Lake Weiss, many of which can be caught very shallow.

Georgia’s State-Record Typical Bow-Buck
Manny Kaloyannides arrowed a suburban DeKalb County 10-pointer almost five years ago that netted 177 1/8.

How The Truck-Buck Weeks Were Won
Meet the second half of this year’s Shoot-Out qualifiers.

Coyote Cull Heading For Record Numbers
Coyote hunters and trappers are doing their part—and there’s still another month to go in the 2023 Coyote Cull effort.

Lake Seminole WMA Profile
Hurricane damage and little access without boat, but good hunting.

Ogeechee River Redbreast Light Up In July
The bream fishing on the Ogeechee rivals the author’s beloved Satilla River.

Life And Times Of A Georgia Shrimper
Meet Darien’s Skip Skipper.

WMA Big-Buck Records
GON records for the top bucks of all-time from Georgia WMAs.

Quest For Bartram’s Bass
Northeast Georgia is home to a unique subspecies of redeye.

4-H Shooting Sports State Champions
Top teams and individuals from state 4-H events.

July 2023 News

CWD Found In Florida 40 Miles From Georgia Line

Outdoor Blast Almost Here! July 28-30 In Emerson

DNR-GOWA Big Deer Contest Winners

Pine Log WMA Likely Lost To Development

Brandon Key Catfishing Tournament Raises $60,000

Free Coupon To List Dove Shoots In GON

Days GON By: Looking Back At GON Stories
30 Years Ago: Cougars In South Georgia
20 Years Ago:
Jasper County’s Former State Record
10 Years Ago: Pick-Up Rack White County Record

July 2023 Departments

Letters To The Editor

Hunter’s Journal: A Buck Named MAGA

Wild In The Kitchen: Blackened Venison Tenderloin With Cajun Cream Sauce

Fishing Reports

Tournaments & Cast For Cash Calendar

Realtree Kids Scrapbook

Georgia Spy-Cam

Scrapbook Photos

GON Outdoor Kids: Kids Can Fish Foundation Hosts Cast Net Camp

Kids Outdoor Outpost & Word Search

Game Warden Reports: Burke County Poachers Caught

Editorial-Opinion: First And Foremost, GON Makes A Magazine

Daryl Gay’s Back Page: Eye To Eye With Jake


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  1. johnson92 on July 12, 2023 at 1:26 pm

    I did not get my July issue
    Brooks Johnson
    92 Creekwood Drive
    Griffin Ga 30223

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