Big game, small game, upland, or waterfowl, Ontario OUT of DOORS brings you the latest tips and tricks.

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OFAH report examines hunting firearms

by Editorial Staff | October 14, 2021

What firearms are reasonable for hunting is the focus of a report released today by the Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters (OFAH).

Discover the fun and freedom of old-school bowhunting

by Jeff Kavanagh | October 13, 2021

I had to watch every step I took through the thick grass, reeds, and bulrushes. I was making my way alongside the meandering stream in the lush flats below the beaver dam.

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Lead a moose to water

by Scott Earl Smith | October 12, 2021

Learn how to call, track, and locate moose using Ontario’s water-rich environments with a variety of water-based strategies.

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Ammo supply still spotty

by Jeff Helsdon | October 12, 2021

This hunting season, ammunition availability should improve but could still be limited due to consumer demand and the impact of COVID-19.

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Appraising a Browning .338 BAR

by Ken Doherty | October 6, 2021

The following is an appraisal of a Browning Auto Rifle from Classic Gear columnist, appraiser, and consultant Ken Doherty.

Wild turkey nachos with pico de gallo

by Andrew Rochon | October 1, 2021

Is there a better way to watch the big game on TV than with family while enjoying a big plate of wild turkey nachos?

October 2021 solunar calendar

by Editorial Staff | September 30, 2021

The solunar calendar for October 2021 is now available! Get the dates and times when fish and wildlife will be most active this month.

Bowhunting accessories I won't hunt without

by Tim Watts | September 29, 2021

Over the years, I have used many gadgets that were supposed to help me become a more successful hunter.

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Bear of a lifetime taken

by Steve Galea | September 24, 2021

Shaun Stratford sat with his back against the huge bear he had just shot and recovered, while the momentousness of the occasion began to sink in. There, in the dark boreal forest near his bear bait site, he became emotional.