The Wild South

Favorite Bird Knives

Whether for dove, ducks, geese, or quail, these five knives are proven winners for bird hunters

Southern Focus

The Beauty of a Duck Blind

Nell Campbell offers a glimpse of “quintessential Louisiana.”


The Hen That Rules the Woods

On a dream trip to chase Osceolas in Florida, a seasoned mountain hunter finds the mother of all turkeys


Field-Worthy Gear This Fall

Accessories to make your day in the field more productive

Hurricane Relief

We Are Louisiana Shrimpers, and We Are Still Here

New Orleans’s Mosquito Supper Club chef on hurricane season and her family’s long, long history of surviving storms

Good Dog

An Unpredictable Pit-Hound with a Peculiar Problem

A medical mystery
flummoxes the owner of a
scrappy pit-hound mix


Angling for Trout in Slovenia

Amid ancient castles and craggy peaks, an intrepid group of anglers heads to the country’s Alpine streams for a trout-fishing adventure of a lifetime, steeped in old-world luxury


Giving Monarch Butterflies a Wing Up

Florida is working to shape a brighter future for monarchs, one retention basin at a time


A Coastal Plain Quail Retreat

From hardscrabble roots, a onetime farmer creates his quail woods dreams in North Carolina, where good dogs and great friends make memories that stretch beyond the field

The Wild South

A One-of-a-Kind Quail Gun

A fundraising auction for the North Florida-based conservation group Tall Timbers offers up a wealth of Southern experiences—and one gorgeous quail gun


Cameron McIntyre’s One-of-a-Kind Decoys

The Virginia artist carries on the legacy of the master carvers of old. He lives much like them, too

Good Dogs

Vote Now: G&G’s 2020 Good Dog Photo Contest

The entry period has ended, but you can still vote for your favorite pup in this year’s reader photo contest

The Wild South

Three Rules for the Dove Field

A few surefire tips to make the most of the opener—or any day in a dove field this season

Land & Conservation

Take a Walk Through a Rare Urban Old-Growth Forest

Peter Essick’s new photography book captures the beauty of Atlanta’s Fernbank Forest


Deconstructed Dove-Fig-Prosciutto Poppers

An improved take on the popper—complete with a maple-Sriracha drizzle

Land & Conservation

A Great Horned Owl Enjoys a Birdbath

A retired doctor in South Carolina captures stunning photos of a surprise visitor to his backyard

The Wild South

Fly-Casting Lessons at Home

Practice makes perfect, but sometimes we could all use a few pointers. A virtual lesson from the casting experts at Orvis can do wonders


Fishing Georgia’s Satilla River

During the peak of the summer redbreast bite, an entire subculture springs up on the shoulders of a small yet pugnacious—and stunningly beautiful—fish

The Wild South

Why a Sous Vide Machine Is a Hunter’s Best Friend

Clear out the freezer and enjoy a tender, perfectly cooked venison steak every time

Land & Conservation

Message in a Bottle Contains a Shrimp Story

A couple finds a nearly sixty-year-old message washed ashore on Florida’s Marco Island