August 31, 2018

Since I hadn't had my pontoon out all summer so far, I decided it was time for it to hit the water for the first time on a recent trip to Stockade Lake in the southern Hills.  Though it can be a tough lake to find fish on this time of year, due to the warmer water and...

August 24, 2018

Many of the stories and reports we post here at HSM Outdoors feature us with catches of fish, successful hunting trips, ways to process and prepare game, or training and techniques tips. We are always trying to help readers be more successful doing what they love in th...

August 23, 2018

Fishermen these days are very blessed with hi-tech electronics. Using the new Mega SI, on the Hummingbird Helix, has helped me put more fish in the boat this year.

The side imaging has broadened our horizons and I mean that literally! Now we can see a very sharp image o...

August 22, 2018

Charge Your Glow Lures in Just Seconds

Several of the jigs that we fish with these days have the glow paint on them for added fish attractants, especially for deeper and darker colored waters. Typically, we would carry along a camera flash or a small flashlight to recha...

August 16, 2018

In June, my wife and I were blessed to welcome into this world our first child, our daughter Aurora.

August 14, 2018

Muskies have many different patterns and can be found using different structures throughout the season.

August 13, 2018

Lake "Lilly" as the locals call it, is a dam/river system type lake that is used to generate power, which means things can change as they draw water or when they stop drawing water, which also means you may have to change tactics accordingly.