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Steelhead and fisherman

Depth, movement, visibility mantra for steelhead success

by Paul Hurtubise | October 10, 2019

Contributor Paul Hurtubise explains how DMV (depth, movement, visibility) is also a mantra for steelhead-rigging success.

Big-water salmon savvy

by John Kerr | August 8, 2019

August is the month that anglers will be plying western Lake Ontario for coho and chinook salmon. The fish, now approaching their top weights, are starting to school and home in on the parent streams where they were stocked.

Salmon Fishing Ontario | Salmon Fishing Tips & Tricks Magazine

New Ontario Record Coho

by Barney Moorhouse | June 11, 2014

This angler knew it was a potential record fish.

Salmon Fishing Ontario | Salmon Fishing Tips & Tricks Magazine

Coho: down but not out

by Bob McGary | April 1, 2013

Seeking silver in Ontario waters

cut bait - Man holding fresh bait

Boating fussy chinooks with cut bait

by Lonnie King | June 1, 2012

Sometimes, cut bait is the only answer.

salmon action

Get more trout and salmon action

by Bob McGary | April 1, 2012

It’s opening day of trout season, the last Saturday in April, on Ontario’s tributaries. For the first time in over 40 years, I’m not on a river, but I am fishing, from a boat, only a few hundred yards out from Jordan Harbour on western Lake Ontario....

Great Lake

Spoons for Great Lake salmon and trout

by Bob McGary | July 2, 2011

Over the years, spoons have continued to be the top lure for Great Lakes salmon and trout. The million-dollar question, however, is which type of spoon is the best choice?


Photo Friday winner - July 15, 2016

by Megan McPhaden | July 15, 2010

This week's Photo Friday winner is Sandy Henderson from Georgetown. Congratulations!

Josh Baker - Photo Friday salmon

Photo Friday - June 27

by Editorial Staff | June 27, 2010

Reeling in one of these makes for a nice day on the water.