All about that bass: Man’s 16-pound catch makes waves in bass fishing community
Mike Russell | March 3, 2016 11:00 am
After a man named Greg Springer fished a 16.3 pound bass in a California lake last week, it got me thinking: Why isn’t shore fishing utilized more?
How to know when it’s time to replace your fishing line
Mike Russell | February 24, 2016 5:09 pm
When you’re working your way through your gear, you may find some old fishing line. How do you know when to get rid of it?
Here’s a tip for cleaning out your man’s ‘Man Cave’ this Valentine’s Day
Mike Russell | February 11, 2016 8:00 pm
Planning on cleaning out your man’s “Man Cave” for Valentine’s Day? KTAR News’ Mike Russell has one tip for you: Don’t.
Get Outdoors product review: Hybrid Light
Mike Russell | February 1, 2016 1:47 pm
The Hybrid Light is a solar-powered flashlight that every outdoorsman should consider adding to their gear.
Get Outdoors Rookie Camp with Bruce St. James: Deep sea fishing
Mike Russell | January 27, 2016 10:47 am
This month, I picked on Bruce St. James. He had his first sport fishing — aka deep-sea fishing — experience on a recent trip to Guatemala.
Next level clay shooting is here but you need a Ferrari
Mike Russell | October 12, 2015 10:08 am
Meet clay-shooting champion Philip Thorrold. This guy gets to shoot for a living. From time to time, he gets to do it from a Ferrari 599.
Don’t worry, anglers: Drone fishing won’t be a trend for long
Mike Russell | September 2, 2015 2:28 pm
Rod and reel, spear, net, hand line, and even noodling — I thought that, when it comes to fishing methods, I had seen it all. […]
KTAR’s Mike Russell, 12 News kick off Arizona dove season
KTAR.com | September 2, 2015 12:06 pm
Tuesday was a holiday of sorts for Arizona hunters: Dove season officially began. The opening of dove season — Sept. 1-15 and Nov. 26-Jan. 9 […]
Get Outdoors: The dentist vs. the Cecil the lion — get a grip!
Mike Russell | July 29, 2015 6:53 am
I will begin by stating that as an avid outdoorsman, poaching is the most vile practice in this industry. There is no excuse, period. Which […]
Mick vs. Shark: Why surfers get chomped
Mike Russell | July 20, 2015 8:16 am
Over the weekend, Mick Fanning learned something about sharks.
Hooked: Where they’re biting on Go Fishing Day in metro Phoenix
KTAR.com | June 18, 2015 10:49 am
It might not seem like Arizona is the place to go fishing with its lack of water.
Get Outdoors: A new way to prepare your wild turkey
Mike Russell | April 21, 2015 5:35 pm
Stop cooking your game the same old way. Let Chef Eddie Matney help you up your kitchen game…game.
Get Outdoors: Rod-and-reel transplant mid-yellowtail hook-up
Mike Russell | April 13, 2015 6:41 pm
Now that the bite is kicking up out West, I thought I would share an amazing piece of video from our last road trip. Winey […]
A gun owner’s take on the viral NYC guns with history ad
Mike Russell | March 24, 2015 9:45 pm
I have just a few thoughts on last week’s video by the anti-gun group called States United to Prevent Gun Violence.