Lake Ontario under review for water levels

Some relief from record high Great Lakes levels

by Jeff Helsdon | September 2, 2020

Boaters and anglers are seeing some relief from the record high lake levels that plagued the Great Lakes over the last two years.

COVID-19 impacting outdoors community

by Editorial Staff | August 31, 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.

what's happening with firearms in 2020

What’s happening with firearms

by Editorial Staff | August 31, 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.

Kielyn Marrone poses in a promotional photo for season 7 of the History channel show Alone.

Espanola woman runner-up on outdoor survival show

by Editorial Staff | August 25, 2020

An Espanola woman was recently the second runner-up on an outdoor survival reality television show filmed in the Canadian Arctic.

a northern tourism lodge the province may -- or may not -- have invested in

Province invests in northern tourism

by Editorial Staff | August 21, 2020

Northern Ontario will benefit from a $1.2 million investment to promote the Destination Northern Ontario and Destination Ontario domestic tourism initiatives.

Ice fishing expo cancelled

by Editorial Staff | August 18, 2020

The 2020 Canadian Ice Fishing Expo (CIFE) that was to take place at Georgian College’s Barrie Campus from Dec. 14 to 15 has been cancelled because of the pandemic.

a Remington firearm with a box of ammo

Remington files for bankruptcy protection

by Jeff Helsdon | August 12, 2020

Remington Outdoor Company filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection for the second time in just over two years on July 27.

Someone holding a phone near some fishing stuff.

Researchers surveying angler behaviour

by Editorial Staff | August 12, 2020

Researchers from Ottawa’s Carleton University are conducting a survey to document if and how the pandemic has altered the behaviour of Ontario anglers.

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).