Rice Lake Spring Fishing Festival May 14 to June 19, 2011

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Walleye season opener on Rice Lake

Join us for the Rice Lake Spring Fishing Festival May 14 to June 19, 2011!  Try your luck at catching tagged crappie, walleye, blue gill and perch to win your share of over $69,000 in prizes, including the grand prize, a $10,000 Gas Card from Pioneer Petroleums!

Adult buttons are just $20 each, children under 16 are $10 each, and the Family Package (maximum 2 adult and 3 child participants from the same family) is $40 each. Order yours here.

We will be celebrating the opening of walleye season at Bewdley Township Park on May 14, 2011, so buy your button, bring your gear, and get in the game!

Make your festival adventure a family holiday!  Take advantage of the Festival Packages advertised by local accommodators and businesses when planning your stay at Rice Lake.  Save on your accommodation, meals, bait, tackle and more!  Have a fun and affordable trip and make your reservations now for a fun-filled week fishing Rice Lake!

Bring your children to celebrate Rice Lake at onw of our free Kids Days!  Just dress for the weather, gather your family and friends and come catch fish and win prizes!  OFAH Tackle Share is loaning fishing gear to children who would like to try fishing!  (All Ontario fishing regulations apply.)

It’s not over until the Last Cast!  Keep your button handy for the Last Cast Draws after the festival closes.  You’ll automatically be entered into all draws with your button purchase.  Keep your eye on the festival website for prize updates!


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As an avid lifelong angler and hunter, Peter’s outdoor knowledge and experiences keep expanding through his hundreds of hours of hunting and fishing podcast interviews with like minded experts. He has received numerous national writing awards. With thousands of outdoor pictures on Ripple Outdoors and many full-length articles with outdoor magazine and video clips you might say that he not only enjoys his outdoor lifestyle, but he’s quite the fanatic! In 2015 he earned fifth overall on the King of the Wood Contest hosted by Canada In The Rough team, pretty good for a baby boomer deer hunter. His buck was also one of the top bucks taken that season. Through Peter’s deer hunting seminars or by attending outdoor trade shows, like the Toronto Sportsmen Show and The SWOC Big Buck Show, he has connected with thousands of like minded people that love hunting and fishing. As a volunteer or member of local and national outdoor groups like QDMA, SWOC, Outdoor Writers of Canada, Archery Trade Show Association he continues to learn and hone his craft. Read his many articles, listen to his podcasts and rifle through thousands of photos on Ripple Outdoors. Discover Peter’s latest posts about outdoor gear, destinations, how to articles and interviews and you’ll be a better angler and hunter for the experience.