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

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Angling and hunting about more than size and weight

by Gord Ellis | October 23, 2019

I’m not sure when the term “trophy” came into the language of the angler and hunter. I can’t recall if it was always around or if it’s something the outdoor community adopted more recently. Yet this single word, when attached to fish and game of any kind, reveals an extreme polarity of views.

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Accessible duck hunting blind installed

by Editorial Staff | October 21, 2019

Hilliardton Marsh Wildlife Area has installed a new observation/hunting blind for physically-challenged hunters.

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Predicting good duck days

by Bob Alison | October 17, 2019

Bob Alison, an internationally-respected biologist and waterfowler, unveils some simple steps for predicting the best days to be afield.

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How much meat to expect from your harvest

by Tom Armstrong | October 16, 2019

Tom Armstrong explains how much meat to expect and offers some tips to help hunters improve the quality and yield of their harvest.

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October 2019 solunar calendar

by Vanessa Stark | September 27, 2019

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Going under cover for waterfowl

by Bob Bailey | September 27, 2019

Waterfowl hunters in deep cover can create the illusion of a safe location that offers food and social contact for ducks.

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Looking for a record-book buck

by Don Sangster | September 17, 2019

Hunting is not always about spectacular wallhanging racks ... but, sometimes it is, Don Sangster wrote in our 2015 Hunting Annual.

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$18.9 billion spent on fishing, hunting, trapping, sport shooting

by Jason Bain | September 13, 2019

Canadians spent an estimated $18.9 billion on fishing, hunting, trapping, and sport shooting in 2018, according to a new study commissioned by the Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters (OFAH) and the Canadian Sporting Arms and Ammunition Association (CSAAA), with support from 30 other groups.

Clay Belt Waterfowl

Hunting clay-belt waterfowl

by Steve Galea | September 12, 2019

This unique area of northeastern Ontario harbours some of the best duck and goose hunting in the province.