The author with a buck taken during the Georgia deer season.


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Welcome to the hunting section of Get Outdoors South! Whether you’re a seasoned hunter or just starting out, we’re here to provide you with all the information you need, whether your hunting deer, turkey, hogs, bears or small game. From tips on choosing the right equipment to techniques from seasoned professionals, our goal is to help you have a safe and successful hunting season.

Photo of various turkey calls for beginners.

Best Turkey Calls for Beginners

For a new turkey hunter, choosing the right calls can be a daunting task. There are endless options in a variety of styles suited for a variety of skill levels. And…

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Photo of the front and back of the TideWe turkey vest with kickstand.

7 Best Turkey Hunting Vests Under $150

A good turkey vest should easily carry all your favorite turkey calls in an organized and easy-to-access fashion, have a large game bag for packing decoys, and feature a soft,…

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Georgia hunter with a black bear taken on Cohutta WMA in 2017.

Complete Guide to Georgia Bear Hunting

Looking for information on Georgia bear hunting? You’ve come to the right place! This ultimate guide will cover a little Georgia bear history, the three distinct bear populations in Georgia,…

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Photo of our pick for best saddle hunting knee pads in use — the Tethrd knee pads.

Best Saddle Hunting Knee Pads

Knee pads are probably one of the most overlooked pieces of saddle hunting equipment, but critically important if you spend any time sitting in your saddle. Since knee pads serve…

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The author making a common saddle hunting mistake on his home property in Georgia.

5 Mistakes New Saddle Hunters Make

Saddle hunting has taken the hunting community by storm, and it seems the influx of hunters giving it a try continues to grow. While most hunters who try saddle hunting…

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Photo of the author in a tree with his saddle hunting gear.

Beginner’s Guide to Saddle Hunting

Saddle hunting has taken the deer hunting community by storm. Unless you just got paroled from a five-year stint in Facebook jail, you’ve undoubtedly seen and heard the buzz surrounding…

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