GON November 2020 Issue

GON Staff | November 2, 2020

The November issue is full of great bow-bucks, including a Peach County beauty taken by Nic Bekkers. See Nic’s story.

Cover Photo by Scott Hodges


November 2020 Feature Articles

Lots Of Quality Lanier Spotted Bass Bites
10 locations to help set a November pattern for plenty of action.

“The Last Hunt”
Hank Norton and an old buck meet one last time in the woods. An outdoor fiction story.

Getting After Public-Land Ducks
There’s opportunity out there, but waterfowl hunters who want to hear whistling wings need to do some homework.

Scouting & Updates From The Deer Woods
Hunt Advisor Team provides reports from across the state.

Rountree Wins New Pickup In Truck-Buck Shoot-Out
We couldn’t have our deer contest grand-prize Shoot-Outs at the Outdoor Blast, so our weekly winners came to Madison.

Withrow Earns $3,000 Shopping Spree And Weekend Hunt In Youth Big-Buck Contest Shoot-Out
Ten-year-old from Cleveland has already been to Woods-N-Water for his hunt, and he’s getting ready to go shopping at Adventure Outdoors.

Truck-Buck Contest Archery Weeks Set Records
In more than 30 years of GON’s big-buck contest, we’ve never had so many bow season entries. And lots of great bucks!

T-Bone Tags Out On Troup County Brutes
Travis Turner scored on two great Georgia bucks already.

Fish — And Shoot — The Flood Tide For Redfish And Marsh Hens
Sight fishing in the flooded tidal grass is great fun. And bring a shotgun for some bonus marsh hen action!

Showtime! A Harris County 173-inch Bow Buck
Read about Aaron Harrison’s hunt for an elusive 18-point buck.

Garry’s Outdoor Kicks & Grins: Fox And Hounds
Tally ho! Garry and Ducky try some hunting on horseback.

GON’s Fall Fiction: Part 4 Of “Traditions”
The story of a bygone era in north Georgia collides with a modern quest for a giant mountain buck.



November 2020 News

State-Record 111-lb. Blue Catfish!

2020 Georgia Duck Hunting Forecast

Coyote Attacks Buck, Caught On Trail-Cam

EPD Set To Relax Permit For Ogeechee River Textile Plant

Locked-Up Bucks: One Saved, One Dead

Pics Show Buck With Pumpkin Lodged In Rack

ON THE COVER: Nic Bekkers’ Peach County Bow-Buck

Buying Land Series: Plan For Life Changes

SCI Hits Mark With Intro Shooting Event 

44-lb. Blue Cat Sets Allatoona Lake Record

170-Inch “Moose” Of Madison County

No Virus Stops The Famous Darden Dove Shoot

Days GON By: Looking Back At GON Stories
30 Years Ago: 11-lb. Oconee Bass
Dougherty County’s First-ever Pope & Young
Troup County’s No. 2 Buck Shot By Lady Hunter
20 Years Ago: Snakebit After Dark
Ouch! Stick Lodges In Hunter’s Leg
10 Years Ago: Bass Has Two Mouths


November 2020 Departments


Fishing Reports

Wild In The Kitchen: Cabbage Roll Deer Soup

Hunter’s Journal: The Hunt For Polk County’s Megatron

Realtree Kids Scrapbook

Georgia Spy-Cam


GON Outdoor Kids: Shark Attack, Blood In The Water

Tournament Reports

Cast For Cash Fishing Tournament Calendar

Kids Outdoor Outpost And Word Search: Success Starts With Safety

Game Warden Reports: Night Hunting Cases In Atkinson And Wheeler Counties


Daryl Gay’s Back Page

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