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Lead a moose to water

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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Bear of a lifetime taken

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.

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Learning from the master moose caller

Teijo Villa of Thunder Bay is one of the masters of Ontario Moose hunting. I’m amazed by his incredible depth of knowledge about moose and his ability to put people in close contact with giants.

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Follow the basics to outsmart big bucks

The whitetail buck is the most challenging — and occasionally infuriating — of the big game species to hunt.

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Deer yards: How the landscape aids winter survival

Year-round, I have deer in my yard, but my yard isn’t a deer yard. A “deer yard” is an area where deer concentrate during the winter months.

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New moose tag allocation process explained online

A provincial webpage explaining how to navigate through the new points-based moose tag allocation process went online in mid-October.

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Following bucks through the seasons

Whitetail bucks cover a lot of ground during the year, and even throughout a hunt. Here’s how to follow bucks as their desires change.

borrowing firearms can be an adventure when travelling
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Borrowing firearms

When travelling with a firearm becomes a hassle, considering a loaner or rental. Borrowing firearms, however, can be an adventure unto itself.

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Explaining antlers: nature’s beautiful, functional appendages

Antlers are grown — and shed — on an annual basis.