Travel

Winter fishing getaway to Florida

by Jeff Gustafson | December 30, 2021

One of the best things about competing in the Bassmaster Elite Series is hooking up my boat in late January and heading to Florida.

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Hunting diver ducks on Mitchell’s Bay

by Scott McGuigan | November 3, 2021

The lower Great Lakes region, Lake St. Clair’s Mitchell’s Bay, is the epicentre of diver ducks funnelling from across North America.

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

Tourism recovery funding offered

by Editorial Staff | September 28, 2021

The province is investing $100 million through a new program to help tourism operators recover from the impacts of the pandemic.

Rowan Lake: a fly-in muskie adventure

by Alyssa Lloyd | August 9, 2021

After watching my angling partners cast before making my own, I glanced down at my bucktail in time to catch a flash of white. The fish missed, but just as I planned to do a figure-8, it swiped again. This time, I wasn’t asleep at the wheel.

More to golf when it comes to being green

by Editorial Staff | April 1, 2021

Many of us are not fully aware of the environmental and health benefits associated with golf courses. Maintaining courses’ green space is not only beneficial to those who love golfing, but also helps improve the quality of the environment.

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Six top spots to catch the fish of a lifetime

by Editorial Staff | February 5, 2021

We often get asked about what lodges we recommend for hooking a heart rate-raising walleye, muskie, pike, et cetera. Here are our top spots.

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.

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Paddling the Magnetawan – Noganosh Loop

by Kevin Callan | August 20, 2020

The Magnetawan-Noganosh loop promises an oasis of solitude off the beaten path, with downright amazing fishing for bass, walleye, and pike.

Andrew poses with turkey fan

Beast from the east

by Andrew Rochon | May 4, 2020

OOD’s food editor, Andrew Rochon, gives a first-hand account of the two days he spent hunting wild turkey in Lanark County.