Buck Report

Big Buck Contest Time!

You know what time of year it is. It’s time for the annual Simmons’ Sporting Goods Big Buck Contest. You can keep up with all the latest information right here on this link, which can also be found on the

Big News for Deer Hunters

Tag Your Deer and Turkey via Text Message Ditch your paper tags and tag electronically!  Hunters can now tag and validate their deer or turkey harvests directly from their smartphone (via text) immediately after the animal is harvested. Log into

Day 11: Beautiful morning, but a mixed bag

Some did and some didn’t when it came to getting ducks this morning. The weather is great and we have a few new ducks in, especially a few mallards and gadwall. Shooting is best early and there are still some

Big boys walking

The big boys of the woods are already walking and it won’t be long until the rut kicks in. Things will get even better. Big bucks are going to be coming your way. Make sure you get your big buck

HIP Fee waived; On-line licenses still have $2 fee

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries said today that a $2 fee assessed when registering online for the Harvest Information Program (HIP) will be waived beginning Sept. 1, 2020.  LDWF said the fee waiver was the result of ongoing

It’s the Louisiana Hunter’s Bible

Gun. Shells. Decoys. Bags. License. Clothing. Hat.  The checklist for hunting is long, especially if you want to be prepared for about anything. And the season is about to get underway. Here’s another little thing you don’t need to leave

Visiting Bussey? Come see us!

Here’s some good information from the Bastrop/Morehouse Chamber of Commerce in case you are visiting Bussey Brake. It’s a good list of where you can find some things you might need to go fishing for a day or even stay

Another 10 pounder out of Bussey!

Make that TWO 10 pound bass out of Bussey Brake the first week! Alton “Dallas” Brown tried to go to Bussey Brake on opening day last week, but the line was too long. But he made it back this past

Hunting rules, regs now online at LDWF site

Get Ready! Hunting season isn’t that far away. And a great place to start getting ready is at our Simmons’ Sporting Goods Tent Sale — underway NOW!  Check out the upcoming LDWF rules and regulations news below: The hunting rules