By Luke Clayton Each year about this time, for the past 26 years, I have compiled a list of gift ideas for outdoor folks. As a full time outdoors writer and radio show host, I have the opportunity to review and put to use a great number of useful products. … [Read more] about Christmas Gifts for the Sportsman
By Luke Clayton, Outdoors Editor For the past several decades the lead slab has been the “go to” lure in Texas for catching white bass, stripers when they are on a “slab” bite during the summer, and even the good eating little yellow … [Read more] about Spinners, Spoons or Slabs for Texas Fishing?
By Luke Clayton, Outdoors Editor Even with daytime highs in the nineties, signs of fall are in the air! After more than a half decade of observing the subtle signs of Mother Nature, I’ve learned to eagerly await the changes in patterns of fish and … [Read more] about Fall is a Busy Time for Sportsmen
By Luke Clayton, Outdoors Editor In the course of my 27-year career as an outdoors writer, I’ve written thousand of works about dove hunting. But, I often overlook one of the most important of Texas traditions that centers around the dove hunt: … [Read more] about Dove Camp Meals
By Luke Clayton, Sports Editor Luke Clayton's new book, "Kill to Grill"In the course of my 27-year career as an outdoors writer, I have written a grand total of only two books! My first book was completed back in the mid-nineties and when it was finally … [Read more] about A Lot to Learn About Wild Hogs
By Luke Clayton, Outdoors Editor I like to keep our weekly visits lighthearted and hopefully share a bit of information and knowledge I’ve gleaned from kicking around in the outdoors the past half century. But occasionally I feel the need to … [Read more] about Helicopter Hog Hunts Doing Far More Harm Than Good
By Luke Clayton With the close of deer season, many sportsmen and women are going through their annual post deer season doldrums. But, cheer up, there is a great deal to do in the outdoors right now rather than mull through old outdoor magazines and watch … [Read more] about This Week in the Outdoors
By Luke Clayton, Outdoors Editor My goal has always been when “visiting” with you via this column each week, to impart a bit of knowledge and possibly entertainment. I usually try to skirt the controversial topics. A simple search on the Texas Parks and … [Read more] about Why Can’t We All Get Along?
By Luke Clayton Luke Clayton, Outdoors EditorFor the past 26 years, around the first week of December, I have compiled a list of sometimes hard to find but always very useful gifts for sportsmen/sportswomen. Those of us that enjoy the outdoors often use items … [Read more] about Christmas Gift Ideas for The Sportsman
By Luke Clayton I remember well the first time I hunted quail at Hidden Lakes Hunting Resort located near Lake Fork at Yantis when the shooting resort first opened about 7 years ago. Owner Billy Burnett invited me up to check out his operation. Before our … [Read more] about Hidden Lakes Hunting Resort- Where the quail are!