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ATV on a road

Ask a CO: Is an ATV gun boot considered encased?

by Editorial Staff | June 21, 2022

Ask a CO takes Ontario OUT of DOORS readers’ questions and utilizes the knowledge of Conservation Officers to find the answers.

Bear walking in grass

Ask a CO: Can I use a centrefire rifle while bear hunting?

by Editorial Staff | June 6, 2022

Ask a CO takes Ontario OUT of DOORS readers’ questions and utilizes the knowledge of Conservation Officers to find the answers.

red squirrel looking squirrelly

Ask a CO: Why is there no hunting season for red squirrels?

by Editorial Staff | April 5, 2022

Ask a CO takes Ontario OUT of DOORS readers’ questions and utilizes the knowledge of Conservation Officers to find the answers.

Outdoors Card sample

Ask A CO: What ID do I need while fishing?

by Editorial Staff | March 10, 2022

Ask a CO takes Ontario OUT of DOORS readers’ questions and utilizes the knowledge of Conservation Officers to find the answers.

a green ice hut on a lake

Ask A CO: Do hut operators have any legal claim to areas on the ice?

by Editorial Staff | January 13, 2022

Ask a CO takes Ontario OUT of DOORS readers’ questions and utilizes the knowledge of Conservation Officers to find the answers.

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Ask a CO: Explaining the tagging system

by Editorial Staff | November 16, 2021

Ask a CO takes Ontario OUT of DOORS readers’ questions and utilizes the knowledge of Conservation Officers to find the answers.

hunters in fall

Ask a CO: Using a crossbow in gun season

by Editorial Staff | October 29, 2021

Ask a CO takes Ontario OUT of DOORS readers’ questions and utilizes the knowledge of Conservation Officers to find the answers.

firearm encased in a gun sock, leaning against a tree

Ask a CO: Is a gun inside a gun sock considered encased when walking to your stand?

by Editorial Staff | October 20, 2021

Ask a CO takes Ontario OUT of DOORS readers’ questions and utilizes the knowledge of Conservation Officers to find the answers.

a hunter with a pack retreats into the bush

Ask a CO: Can I wear a backpack over my blaze orange vest?

by Editorial Staff | August 26, 2021

Ask a CO takes Ontario OUT of DOORS readers’ questions and utilizes the knowledge of Conservation Officers to find the answers.