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COVID-19 impacting outdoors community

by Editorial Staff | August 11, 2020

The global outbreak of novel coronavirus COVID-19 is having a tremendous impact on life around the world. Check back here regularly to learn about how the pandemic is impacting the outdoors community in Ontario.

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Yo-Zuri Duel Hardcore baits

by Editorial Staff | July 31, 2020

Duel has been recognized as a world leader in the tackle industry’s manufacturing of high quality fishing products for nearly 50 years.

what's happening with firearms in 2020


What's happening with firearms

by Editorial Staff | August 11, 2020

Our editorial team has created a hub for the latest information on firearm ownership in 2020. Stay informed by checking back regularly for updates.

Fish wasting in Great Lakes' depths due in part to algae blooms


Fish wasting in Great Lakes’ depths

by Meghan Sutherland | August 11, 2020

Fish populations are declining in all but one of the Great Lakes, due in part to invasive species, says The Great Lakes Science Advisory Board (SAB).

border closure hurting tourism


Border closure hurting tourism operations

by Lyle Gayder | August 10, 2020

Ontario’s lodges, outfitters, and guides continues to reel in the wake of the Canada-US border closure, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Henry Repeating Arms

Guns & Gear

Henry H015 single-shot rifles, shotguns recalled

by Jeff Helsdon | August 7, 2020

Henry Repeating Arms issued a recall of all H015 single-shot rifles and shotguns manufactured prior to July 1, 2020.

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Going back on raised fish

by Ben Beattie | August 7, 2020

If at first you don't succeed - should you try again by going back on raised musky? When a spot is hot, it’s hot for consecutive days running.

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Fishing tackle sales surge

by Jeff Helsdon | August 6, 2020

Retailers across the province have had a hard time meeting the "crazy" demand for fishing tackle during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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COVID-19 adds to process for mailing guns

by Steve Galea | August 4, 2020

The process for mailing firearms has got a little more complicated due to the challenges presented by COVID-19. Find out how.


Input sought on Ganaraska fishing

by Editorial Staff | August 4, 2020

Councillors in Port Hope will soon decide between a partial or complete closure of a popular fishing area for the annual fall salmon migration as the COVID-19 pandemic continues.