Bass, walleye, trout — no matter what you’re fishing, Ontario OUT of DOORS has the latest tips and tricks.

Jerry Darkes on a Superior adventure

Chasing Lake Superior adventure

by Jerry Darkes | May 17, 2022

It was good to be back on Lake Superior chasing coaster brook trout. The sun was up and the winds were down. After a hearty breakfast provided by our hosts at Bowman Island Lodge, it was time to head out on the water for the day.

couple with pike feat

Ruling pike with weedless spoons

by Gord Ellis | May 11, 2022

Weedless spoons DO work. Very few presentations are more perfectly suited for pike than the weedless spoon.

a black bear amongst the dandelions

May 2022 solunar calendar

by Editorial Staff | April 26, 2022

The solunar calendar for May 2022 is now available! Get the dates and times when fish and wildlife will be most active this month.

an angler with waders in a river

Hooking steelhead

by Paul Hurtubise | April 19, 2022

One thing I've learned over years of fishing for steelhead is that a hook is never just a hook. Here are some tips to illustrate.

Jigging for open-water lake trout

Jigging for open-water lake trout

by Gord Ellis | April 12, 2022

If you want to mix up your summer lake trout tactics, jigging for lake trout is a deadly and relatively simple technique.

Brandon Road Lock and Dam aerial view

US funds Asian carp deterrents

by Jeff Helsdon | April 5, 2022

US congress has granted $225.8 million to deter Asian carp from traversing the Chicago Sanitary and Shipping Canal and the Great Lakes.

a turkey being a turkey

April 2022 solunar calendar

by Editorial Staff | March 25, 2022

The solunar calendar for April 2022 is now available! Get the dates and times when fish and wildlife will be most active this month.

an angler peers into the river

Sight fishing 101

by Gord Ellis | March 23, 2022

Highly visible fish are often wary; let’s look at sight fishing and how it differs between lakes and rivers.

a pike lurking in the depths

Trolling with wire for pike and muskie

by JP Bushey | March 22, 2022

Trolling with solid-strand wire line isn’t a new concept. Wire is a time-honoured method for muskie, pike, lake trout, and other species.