Memorial Day kicks off summer boating season

Memorial Day kicks off summer boating season

Kentucky’s lakes and streams are bound to be crowded with anglers, paddlers and pleasure boaters during the upcoming Memorial Day holiday weeken...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Bluegill offer great late spring fishing

Bluegill offer great late spring fishing

It is a fantastic time of year. Summer is around the corner and families start to go on summer vacations shortly.Taking your kids to catch some hand-s...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Swimbaits fool trophy fish

Swimbaits fool trophy fish

Anglers with a bit of salt in their hair remember fondly the venerable Sassy Shad, the paddle-tailed, shad-shaped soft plastic wonder that caught prac...

May 8th, 2017 |  


Elk quota hunt application deadline approaching

Elk quota hunt application deadline approaching

Twenty years ago this December, seven elk were released atop Potato Knob in Perry County in front of thousands of onlookers. The landmark restoration ...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Three things to consider for spring fishing

Three things to consider for spring fishing

The up and down nature of spring weather can cause consternation among anglers when planning fishing trips. Concerns about the weather is one of three...

April 13th, 2017 |  


Early April is trophy largemouth bass time

Now that the Kentucky-based teams are no longer in the NCAA basketball tournament, the Final Four isn’t nearly as exciting, and somewhat depress...

April 6th, 2017 |  


Spring wild turkey season preview

By Kevin KellyKentucky AfieldSpring turkey hunting is slipping into position before daybreak and sitting still as the sun eases over the hills.It is b...

April 3rd, 2017 |  


Fishing licenses unlock opportunities

The mild weather this winter has many thinking it will be an early spring across Kentucky.The earlier, the better for anglers, who by late February ar...

March 13th, 2017 |  


It seems to Kentuckians that someone accidentally dropped the sun down a storm drain about three weeks ago and it hasn’t been found yet.Day afte...

February 6th, 2017 |  


Squeezing out the last waterfowl hunting of the season

Squeezing out the last waterfowl hunting of the season

In Kentucky, the coldest weather of the year often coincides with the best waterfowl hunting. This should prove especially true this year with the unu...

January 23rd, 2017 |