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Gary Garth

Early restoration work laid the foundation for the success that the state's turkey program enjoys today Read more

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The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources annually hosts two, three-day workshops on Becoming an Outdoors Woman. Read more

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

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Nearly three decades ago on a relatively warm winter afternoon, my brother, nephew, a family friend and I were paddling a pair of rented canoes on Missouri’s Current River... Read more

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Silver carp jumping in Fox river

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If you’d like to enjoy some stream trout fishing in fairly uncrowded surroundings, now is the time to go. Read more

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Weather conditions combined for an afternoon of Kentucky fall magic. Shirtsleeve temperatures. A wisp of clouds. A hint of breeze. I deleted a couple of hours from the work schedule and loaded the kayak ... Read more

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Cherokee State Park is a beautiful spot perched on the western shore of Kentucky Lake. It also has a troubling past. Read more

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Contributing author Gary Garth reflects on the recent passing of his brother Read more

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On the third Saturday in August, a large number of hunters arise before dawn, slather on fistfuls of tick and mosquito repellent, and head into the woods for the start of squirrel season. Read more

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Summer. And the endless rains of late winter and early spring have, like the dawn dew, largely evaporated, replaced by a relentless heat that builds with a stifling, torch-like crescendo throughout June and July until it presses as an anvil ... Read more

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While it’s true that bluegill, a favorite of many fly fishermen, generally are not choosy about fly patterns, fly placement and movement are important. Read more

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While crappie can be caught year-round, the golden fishing window for them occurs in April. Read more

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In a hunting family, a rifle found among a beloved family member's possessions triggers poignant memories Read more

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Grouse hunting is not for the weak-hearted or slight-winded; the critters prefer rough, rugged country. Read more

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