Outdoors | Sports
Ray Sasser: Catfishers using cold-weather byproduct to net epic hauls
At Richland Chambers Reservoir, clients of fishing guides Royce Simmons and his son Adam (gonefishin.biz) have been loading ice chests with big blue catfish, the bite sometimes so frantic that there's no time to get a fish in the box before the next one is on the line.
Ray Sasser: Big bass yield big results for Toyota ShareLunker program
Ray Sasser: Dallas Safari Club's Convention and Sporting Expo remains a top draw
Ray Sasser: Handle with care: Don't break the jaw of your big bass
February is just two weeks away. Depending on the weather, February is the month in which big bass season begins.
Ray Sasser: Bill would redirect $1.3 billion to wildlife conservation
A recently introduced Congressional bill, H.R. 4647, is being compared to two other landmark funding bills that protect America's fish and wildlife, one passed in 1937 and the other in 1950. H.R. 4647 is a bipartisan bill introduced by Representatives Jeff Fortenberry, a Nebraska Republican, and Debbie Dingell, a Michigan Democrat.
Ray Sasser: Some catch-and-release fish just don't know when to quit
Johnny Procell is a colorful and expert angler who bills himself as the Cajun fishing guide. On a recent fishing trip to Lake Ray Hubbard, Procell was guiding a Wyoming couple and their Dallas friend.
License time for hunters, anglers
Equestrian trail challenge set for Sept. 23-24
Ray Sasser: The five basic mistakes hunters make
Tens of thousands of shots have been fired at whitetails since daylight Nov. 4. Some of them missed. I've been deer hunting more than 40 years, and I've missed my fair share of shots.
Ray Sasser: New business focuses on matching hunters with affordable hunting options
When Logan Crable moved to Austin three years ago, he had the same frustration many incoming outdoorsmen endure -- where do I go hunting?
How a fisherman expanded his business from selling live minnows to fishing tackle, guns, boats and motors
When using spinnerbaits, it seems like fish are always biting
Ray Sasser: Javelina added to Texas Big Game Awards season
The 2017-2018 Texas Big Game Awards (TBGA) officially started with pronghorn season in September. Now it's archery season for white-tailed deer and mule deer. No doubt, some animals have already been taken that qualify for the program.