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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Hard-Water Predictions for 2015

by Steve Galea | December 12, 2014

What ice anglers can look forward to this ice fishing season.


Winter Maintenance for Your Ice Auger

by Bob McGary | December 11, 2014

Pre-season prep for easier ice fishing.


Pop-Up Like a Pro

by Yannick Loranger | November 29, 2014

Tips for setting up and taking down your ice fishing shelter.

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Ice Hut Registration Available Online

by Editorial Staff | October 16, 2014

Registration is free, but mandatory in some FMZs

bait bucket - a pail with bait in it

Operation Bait Bucket in full force

by Guest Author | February 13, 2014

Anglers have a role in preventing invasives.

winter walleye - Dropshot-bait

Drop-shotting tricks for winter walleye

by Yannick Loranger | February 10, 2014

Proven methods to use on your next ice fishing outing.

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Ice fishing secrets from the pros

by Bob McGary | December 16, 2013

Improve your hard-water success with these techniques.

ice auger on a snowmobile

Choosing the right ice auger

by Ben Beattie | December 9, 2013

Power versus manual, blade size, and other features you need to consider before you invest in one of these machines.

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Ice fishing lures: make a better bait

by Tim Allard | April 26, 2013

Modifying an ice fishing lure is about making it a better bait.