No matter the species, Ontario OUT of DOORS experts have ice fishing tips and trick to share, from panfish to steelhead to walleye, and more.

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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.


DIY spoon modification for jigging success

by JP Bushey | February 1, 2017

I love taking perfectly good lures and altering them to make them better... the one I’m sharing is liquid dynamite for all major winter species.

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4 Plastics to catch more panfish on ice

by Tim Allard | January 19, 2017

Tim Allard shares fours soft plastics that are essential baits for ice fishing crappie, perch, and sunfish.

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Ice fishing gear 2017- OOD's new fave picks

by Tim Allard | November 4, 2016

If you're looking for the latest in ice-fishing gear and tackle we've got you covered. Here are a few of our new favourites but to see the full list pick up the November/December issue of Ontario OUT of DOORS...

Double duty ice fishing

Double duty: using summer gear on the ice

by Ben Beattie | January 6, 2016

Summer playbook can keep you in the game year-round

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Seeking out migratory steelhead through ice

by Bob McGary | February 25, 2015

Timing and technique can be key to success

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Prepping for a family ice fishing adventure

by Carrie Cartwright | January 29, 2015

Create some memories and explore the outdoors