Columnist

Bob Gwizdz

Bob Gwizdz
Career-long newspaper outdoor writer with long-time gigs in Mississippi, Texas and Michigan. Took early retirement in 2007. Thousands of magazine credits over a 35-year period including Bassmaster, Outdoor Life, Field and Stream, Salmon-Trout-Steelhead, American Angler, American Hunter and many more. Currently writing a weekly, self-syndicated hunting and fishing column in Michigan.

Areas of Expertise: Hunting and fishing

Articles from Contributor

Sort by:
Joe Robison retrieves geese from a chisel-plowed field.

Hunting Michigan Late Regular Season Geese

Joe Robison had been scouting a cut corn field for a while, watching hundreds of geese pour into it in late morning. We made a plan to be there before dawn on Friday. On Thursday, the farmer chisel-plowed the field. It didn’t change our plan;…

Read More »

Hunters drag a deer out of the woods in Michigan.

Mi-HUNT Helps Sportsmen Find Places to Hunt in Michigan

Michigan’s 16-day firearms hunting season, which drew to a close November 30, may be in the rear-view mirror right now, but there’s still a lot of deer hunting opportunity ahead. Besides muzzleloader season, which attracts about 100,000 sportsmen and women, archery season continues through January…

Read More »

It's a family affair when the Gwizdz clan goes deer hunting.

Michigan Deer Hunting is a Family Affair

Dan Merkel is one of the owners of an Upper Peninsula camp in the Lake Superior watershed. Even in the best years, deer are not exactly plentiful up there. And following back-to-back horrific winters, prospects for the upcoming season re not exactly shining. But that…

Read More »