Field Notes

Deadsticking for Bass

One advantage to bass fishing in February is lack of competition. There is only one other boat in sight

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Deer, Ducks and Bears

While deer season is winding down, duck hunters are just getting started more »

Nov 27, 2015 9:21 AM Field Notes

Wrestling with Lions, Part 2

Gary Garth follows up on the investigation of the mountain lion killed in Bourbon County last December. more »

Oct 30, 2015 2:29 PM Field Notes

The Long Road

Sep 29, 2015 8:01 AM Field Notes

Ants on Fire

It’s taken nearly a century, but fire ants have finally arrived in Kentucky. more »

Aug 31, 2015 11:05 AM Field Notes

The International Language

In Belize, Kentuckian Gary Garth finds common ground with a native, in the topics of fishing and basketball more »

Jul 27, 2015 1:56 PM Field Notes

Kentucky Camping

Recreational camping is a hugely popular pursuit, and many visit Kentucky, a camping-friendly destination. more »

May 26, 2015 11:47 AM Field Notes

For the Love of Bluegill

The month of May is a prime time for bluegill fishing more »

Apr 24, 2015 12:12 PM Field Notes

Birding 101

Anyone can be a bird watcher more »

Mar 31, 2015 8:46 AM Field Notes

About Gary Garth

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As the Field Notes columnist for Kentucky Monthly and contributing editor for Field & Stream, Gary spends much of his time fishing, hunting, camping and enjoying pretty much all things outdoors. In each issue, he shares his love of Kentucky, as well as an appreciation for the simple blessings of everyday life.

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