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When to use scented baits

by Gord Ellis | February 28, 2024

Bait perfume has a scent-sational history.


Yeti: Enhancing the outdoors experience

by Editorial Staff | February 22, 2024

Discover YETI products, designed and conceived by real outdoors enthusiasts for the real outdoors.

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Cranes can be hunted sustainably

by Steve Galea | February 27, 2024

Federal government releases information on why Ontario could be getting a long-awaited sandhill crane season.


COs issue ice hut date reminder

by Editorial Staff | February 26, 2024

The Ontario Conservation Officers Association is once again reminding anglers to plan the removal of their ice huts as the ice fishing season winds down.


March 2024 solunar calendar

by Editorial Staff | February 22, 2024

The March 2024 solunar calendar is now available! Get the dates and times when fish and wildlife will be most active this month.


Casting crankbaits for more walleye

by Tim Allard | February 21, 2024

Casting crankbaits is a reliable way to catch walleye in any condition and weather. Read pointers on how to get the upper hand when using these hard baits.


Ellis inducted into Canadian Angler Hall of Fame

by Jason Bain | February 17, 2024

For Ontario OUT of DOORS (OOD) Senior Editor Gord Ellis, being inducted into the Canadian Angler Hall of Fame was like being added to a Canuck Mount Rushmore.

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Free fishing returns for Family Day weekend

by Editorial Staff | February 15, 2024

Enjoy the outdoors for Family Day weekend with free fishing. Go fishing anywhere in Ontario without a licence or Outdoors Card.

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Using divers for deep-lake trolling

by Jason Forde | February 13, 2024

If you enjoy deep-lake trolling, divers are a must-have tool. Divers pull the lure down to a specific depth. Learn about the three common types of divers.


Toronto Sportsmen's Show returns for 76th year

by Editorial Staff | February 12, 2024

The Toronto Sportsmen’s Show is returning for its 76th instalment and will take place from March 14-17 at the International Centre in Mississauga.