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

backcountry hunting fishing

Reduce your footprint in the backcountry

by Paul McCarney | July 29, 2019

We’re lucky to have access to publicly owned land for backcountry hunting, fishing, and camping opportunities. It’s important we remember...

dead fish

Toxic spill eyed as cause of dead fish in Ottawa River

by Jason Bain | July 22, 2019

A toxic spill is the most likely cause of death of hundreds of fish found in the Ottawa River earlier this month, local media reported.

Researcher working to cure "beaver fever"

by Jason Bain | July 19, 2019

There may someday be a cure for giardiasis – a common intestinal infection known for causing prolonged diarrhea, stomach cramps and fatigue frequently referred to as ‘beaver fever’ – thanks to the research of an Ontario scientist.

muskie fishing in the Canadian Shield

Muskie fishing in the Canadian Shield

by JP Bushey | July 18, 2019

When muskie fishing in the Canadian Shield - where some of the best muskie water on earth is found - it's as simple as working rocks, weeds, and depth.

rapala lure

Rapala buys stake in 13 Fishing

by Jason Bain | July 15, 2019

The world’s largest fishing lure manufacturer has bought a minority stake in a fast-growing Clearwater, Florida-based rod and reel maker established in 2012.

dead fish

Dead fish in Ottawa River investigated

by Jason Bain | July 12, 2019

An investigation is underway after hundreds of dead fish were found in the Ottawa River east of the nation’s capital, according to local media.

Garmin Force

ICAST 2019 award winners announced

by Jason Bain | July 11, 2019

The hardware has been handed out at ICAST 2019.

Busting weedbed bass

by John Kerr | July 11, 2019

If you're interested in largemouth bass, but hate fishing "weeds", then you had better abandon the sport.

Fishing spawning

Feedback sought for new Canada-Ontario Agreement protecting Great Lakes

by Jason Bain | July 9, 2019

Public feedback is sought for a new draft Canada-Ontario Agreement (COA) on Great Lakes Water Quality and Ecosystem Health released by the provincial and federal governments earlier this month.