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Marlin Model 336 FEAT leaning against a fence

Guns & Gear

Marlin Model 336

by Ken Doherty | April 22, 2024

John Mahlon Marlin was born in Connecticut in 1836; the Model 336’s origins are tied to the company founder.

a gun magazine next to firearm

Guns & Gear

PAL now required for mag purchases

by Steve Galea | April 22, 2024

Canadian firearms owners are now required to present their Possession Acquisition Licence (PAL) when buying a cartridge magazine.

Hunting Small Game


Haldimand County seeks input on Sunday gun hunting

by Editorial Staff | April 19, 2024

Haldimand County is looking for public input on whether it should allow Sunday gun hunting. Feedback can be submitted until May 30, 2024.

Excalibur crank aid recall


Excalibur recalls crank aid

by Editorial Staff | April 18, 2024

Excalibur Crossbow has recalled its detachable C2 Crank Cocking Aid after some 537 reports of the device breaking and causing injury.

flaky fish n chips with mushy peas


Just how safe are St. Lawrence River fish to eat?

by Jeff Helsdon | April 17, 2024

Consumption advisories varied greatly between Ontario, Quebec, New York, and the First Nations communities along the St. Lawrence River.

mild ice fishing conditions from a shoreline

Ice Fishing

Ice fishing a bust on great lakes

by Jeff Helsdon | April 16, 2024

Warmer-than-normal and in some cases, record-setting temperatures, led to a poor ice fishing season on big water.

Toronto Sportsmen's Show 2024 OFAH


Sportsmen’s Show breaks record — again

by Editorial Staff | April 15, 2024

It was another record-breaking year for the Toronto Sportsmen’s Show (TSS), with an 8% increase in attendance over the year before.

Mothers Day Gift Guide

Guns & Gear

Mother's Day gift guide 2024

by Editorial Staff | April 12, 2024

Anticipate her needs this Mother's Day by purchasing Mom one of these functional — and fashionable — pieces of outdoor gear.

a smoking gun


Minto OKs Sunday hunting

by Editorial Staff | April 10, 2024

The Town of Minto in southwestern Ontario is the 192nd municipality in Ontario that has voted to permit Sunday gun hunting.