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Trent Waterway

News

Waterway set to open

by Editorial Staff | May 16, 2024

For a third straight year, the Trent-Severn Waterway navigation season will start on schedule this Victoria Day long weekend.

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DIY

DIY: restoring that rack

by Justin Hoffman | May 15, 2024

Justin Hoffman's DIY antler restoration brings colour back to your sun-bleached sheds using coffee grounds, steel wool, and a toothbrush.

Camp food prep

Cooking

Prepping camp food

by Linda Gabris | May 14, 2024

Pre-prepped camp food is clutch after working up an appetite chasing springtime trout. Here are some of my favourites.

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Fishing

Knowing your bait

by Matthew Robbins | May 14, 2024

Live bait continues to be a great tool for anglers, but bait buckets provide one of the easiest ways for harmful invasive species to spread.

Remington hunt camp capital gains

News

Handling the capital gains tax hike

by Scott Morrow | May 10, 2024

What wasn’t anticipated by many this spring was an increase to the capital gains inclusion rate as part of the 2024 federal budget.

Mother's Day fishing mother and daughter

News

Mother's Day weekend brings free fishing

by Editorial Staff | May 10, 2024

Ontario residents without a fishing licence can fish for free this Mother's Day weekend May 11-May 12, 2024.

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News

June-July 2024 digital issue available

by Editorial Staff | May 10, 2024

The June-July 2024 digital issue of Ontario OUT of DOORS magazine is now available. Subscribe today for your digital access.

crappie piccata on a plate

Cooking

Crappie piccata

by Andrew Rochon | May 9, 2024

This fresh, bright, and briny Mediterranean crappie dish is a great quick and healthy way to prepare your catch.

hunter with firearm stalks off into the horizon

Guns & Gear

Ask a CO: Can I carry a firearm outside of hunting seasons?

by Editorial Staff | May 8, 2024

A reader asks if it's legal to carry a firearm outside of legal hunting seasons (while camping, canoeing, etc).