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

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Catching walleye in the sand

by Tim Allard | July 25, 2017

Rocks typically come to mind when anglers visualize walleye habitat. But grains are good too. Walleye love sand bars, flats, and shorelines.

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Carp on the fly

by Ryan Sparks | July 24, 2017

Most people scoff at carp. Then again, most people have never caught one. To catch them on a fly is one of fishing’s greatest challenges.

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Top choices for topwater summer smallmouth

by Luigi De Rose | July 14, 2017

Nothing is more enjoyable than watching a topwater work its magic on smallmouth, which makes these lures a fun and effective approach all summer long.

ICAST 2017 - ICAST on the Water

What's new at ICAST 2017

by Emily Convery | July 11, 2017

Managing Editor Ray Blades is on location at ICAST 2017, covering the latest innovations in fishing technology and equipment.

Avoid these seven sins of fishing

by Bob McGary | June 12, 2017

Rookies and experienced anglers alike are guilty of making some common mistakes. Avoid these "sins" to get on your way to a more productive day on the water.

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Tips to catch those last chance lakers

by Ben Beattie | March 13, 2017

The end of winter may be just around the corner, but the best ice fishing of the season isn't over. Late ice means great weather and hungry lakers across Ontario’s ice belt.

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6 Finesse tips to catch more walleye

by Tim Allard | March 10, 2017

Ice fishing walleye during the day is typically a finesse game. Try these tricks to fool picky fish during the day.

Can’t miss ice-jigging lure options

by Bob McGary | March 2, 2017

Knowing how and when to choose specific ice fishing jigging lures can go a long way to improving winter success.

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6 Ice fishing accessories you need to pack

by Bob McGary | February 17, 2017

These six accessories are light and compact to carry. Mix and match... and the result will be greater success on even the most challenging days on the ice.