Big Game

record book bucks

Looking for a record-book buck

by Don Sangster | September 17, 2019

Hunting is not always about spectacular wallhanging racks … but, sometimes it is, Don Sangster wrote in our 2015 Hunting Annual.

Big Game Management Advisory Committee

Proposed moose management changes

by Steve Galea | September 9, 2019

A proposal that aims to improve the management of Ontario’s moose herd and create a fairer and more sustainable tag process is up for public comment on Environmental Registry of Ontario (ERO) until September 26, 2019.

New MNRF licensing system still drawing complaints

by Steve Galea | September 5, 2019

An online OOD story detailing issues with the new Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) licensing system continues to receive comments from big-game hunters who are having problems with draw results and unprintable tags.

Game changer

by Steve Galea | September 4, 2019

Imagine an autumn in which our deer, moose, elk, and caribou herds have been decimated by a disease that has no cure. Imagine hunting when you cannot trust the edibility of the venison you harvest. Then imagine this is the new normal.

Moose management overhaul proposed

by Jason Bain | August 13, 2019

The province is set to overhaul how it manages the declining moose population.

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Elk antlers unearthed

by Steve Galea | May 16, 2019

…he had unearthed an old pair of elk antlers still partially attached to a skull – an unusual find since elk have not roamed that part of the province…

Big Game Management Advisory Committee

Big game advisory committee to focus on moose review

by Steve Galea | April 24, 2019

Ontario has a new Big Game Management Advisory Committee, (BGMAC.) The announcement introducing the committee, made on April 17, fulfilled a promise to the outdoors community by the Ford government.

moose draw

Moose draw system coming under review

by Lezlie Goodwin | November 23, 2018

The Ontario government has announced its intention to improve the moose draw process…

Moose

Don’t discount drives for a fulfilling moose hunt

by Drew Myers | November 8, 2018

Pushing moose out of hiding and toward spots where your hunting party is posted can be amazingly effective when conditions are right and the hunt is well…