Ellis inducted into Canadian Angler Hall of Fame

by Jason Bain | February 17, 2024

For Ontario OUT of DOORS (OOD) Senior Editor Gord Ellis, being inducted into the Canadian Angler Hall of Fame was like being added to a Canuck Mount Rushmore.

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Free fishing returns for Family Day weekend

by Editorial Staff | February 15, 2024

Enjoy the outdoors for Family Day weekend with free fishing. Go fishing anywhere in Ontario without a licence or Outdoors Card.

Toronto Sportsmen’s Show returns for 76th year

by Editorial Staff | February 12, 2024

The Toronto Sportsmen’s Show is returning for its 76th instalment and will take place from March 14-17 at the International Centre in Mississauga.

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2024 Fishing Annual available

by Editorial Staff | February 9, 2024

OOD’s 2024 Fishing Annual enhanced digital issue is now available. Read yours today for the latest hunting, fishing, and outdoors content.

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New methods of keeping grass carp at bay

by Jeff Helsdon | January 30, 2024

A study is aiming to look at methods to keep grass carp from spawning in Lake Erie’s Sandusky River.

COs issue ice fishing safety reminder

by Editorial Staff | January 26, 2024

With the late start to ice fishing season, the Ontario Conservation Officers Association (OCOA) is urging anglers to use caution when heading out this winter.

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February 2024 solunar calendar

by Editorial Staff | January 24, 2024

The February 2024 solunar calendar is now available! Get the dates and times when fish and wildlife will be most active this month.

A waterfowl by any other name

by Jeff Helsdon | January 16, 2024

The American Ornithological Society will be renaming any bird species named after a person. It will affect three species of waterfowl.

Firearms marking deferred again

by Jeff Helsdon | January 9, 2024

Canada’s compliance with the United Nations marking system has once again been deferred.