Ogoki fly-in Moose hunt a success

My long time hunting buddies and I decided this would be the year we opted for a fly-in moose hunt in the far north of Western Ontario.

A long 17 hour drive from Sudbury area followed by a 45 minute flight with pilot Don Elliot of Mattice Outfitters. This family operation of over 25 years hosted us for a self guided moose hunt on the Okogi Reservoir.

Outstanding accommodations and Read more

PROTECTED TURTLE ILLEGALLY SOLD OVER THE INTERNET

MNR News release;

A Brampton man has been fined $750 for unlawfully selling a Midland painted turtle on the internet. Cory A. Blackley, 29, was convicted in court after pleading guilty to unlawfully selling a specially protected reptile on February 9, 2008.   

Court heard that during an investigation into an internet sales ad, a Midland painted turtle was seized from a Mississauga residence.  Muhammad Zafar, 39, of Mississauga, was subsequently charged with Read more

Second Annual Bass Pro Shops Lake Simcoe Open

The Aurora Bassmasters are pleased to announce that a full field of 80 teams – or 160 anglers are anxiously anticipating Canada’s premier one-day bass tournament.

The Bass Pro Shops Lake Simcoe Open on October 25th, 2008 at Sibbald Point Provincial Park in Sutton Ontario is destined to showcase the tremendous fishery of Lake Simcoe. With over ¼ million inland lakes in Ontario, Lake Simcoe arguably has more trophy smallmouth bass than found anywhere else in the province.

Some think this event could Read more

5th Annual Fall Walleye Tournament -Dunnville

5th Annual Fall Walleye Tournament -Dunnville

November 1st, 2008  Lower Grand River Dunnville $40 per boat – 2 Man Teams

Biggest 3 Walleye for total weight will win 15″ Minimum

Catch and Release Weigh Ins Only


Shot Gun Start at the Fishmasters Bait & Tackle 776 Main st East Dunnville
7:00am sharp to 2:00pm 

Cash Prizes Only
1st 50%
2nd 30%
3rd 10%
Payout will Read more

ANGLERS FINED FOR USING TOO MANY LINES

MNR – press release 

Three Michigan anglers and a Windsor resident have been fined $1,005 for fishing with more than two lines on Lake Erie and Lake St. Clair this summer.  

A bench warrant was issued for the arrest of a fourth Michigan angler when he failed to appear in Chatham court. 

James Lyons, 46 of Marine City, Michigan, James Schillwe, 52, of Saint Clair Shores, Michigan, and Michel Dufault, 68, of Windsor, Ontario, were each fined Read more