Buck Report

Go big or go home

A lot of anglers swear by big baits, especially this time of year. Big bass get a bit lethargic and would rather swim a couple of feet for a BIG GULP than swim around for an hour getting little bits

River’s getting right!

When the Ouachita River is right, it’s hard to beat. Bream, crappie and bass fishing is getting hot on the Ouachita River right now. There are dozens of backwater lakes, runouts and sloughs that hold fish. A great place to

What to do when fishing is tough

These days with water temperatures at 90 degrees or higher and long, hot days as the norm, fishing can be pretty tough. Here are three suggestions to help you catch more bass. Go early and late. The first couple of

The word on Bussey: “Soon”

We’ve been anticipating the opening of the renewed Bussey Brake for years and especially this spring as rainwater and pumping by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries has almost got the lake up to the level that was wanted

Last chance to enter Big Buck contest

Time is growing close to enter your deer in the annual Simmons Sporting Goods Big Buck Contest. There are prizes and cash awards for all kinds of categories and just by entering, you can be a winner. Check all the

Friendly Big Buck Reminder!

The awards day for our annual Simmon’s Sporting Goods Big Buck Contest will be the first Saturday in March! Come out and see all of the bucks that placed in the contest and be present to win a $10,000 Simmons

Duck season is fast approaching

This week’s weather is quite different than this time last year and has duck hunters hoping for a good opening to the season in Louisiana. It’s too early to tell, but whether it’s a trick or a treat, we know


12 Vital Treestand Safety Tips Using a treestand when hunting can give you a good vantage point for spotting approaching game. Just make sure that you follow these important tree stand safety tips to help minimize the risk of injury.

C’mere, big deer!

Remember that the 2019-20 Simmons’ Sporting Goods Big Buck Contest is underway with tons of cash and prizes for the winners. As you can see below with the list of categories, it’s not just about big bucks either. Check out