January 31, 2012

Cameron Lake Fishing Lodges Announces 2011 Honorable Mentions

At the end of each year, Cameron Lake Fishing Lodges, Inc. announces honorable mentions to those who have made an impact on the camp during the year.

Some are mentioned for their hard work, some for their skill, and some for just being lucky!

The 2011 Honorable Mentions are out and up on Cameron Lake Fishing Lodges' website. Enjoy!

January 25, 2012

Timmins Family Day Fishing Derby Presents...

... Take A Kid Ice Fishing!

“Timmins is home to hundreds of lakes and rivers that are just waiting to be discovered, even in winter." ~Mayor Laughren

Hosted by the Timmins Fur Council in conjunction with the city's 100th Community Anniversary Celebration, The Family Day Fishing Derby details are:
  • February 20, 1012
  • 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
  • Open to youth 16 years and younger
  • Preregistration is required by February 17
  • Registration is Free
  • On Gillies Lake
  • Call Andy at 705-365-7604 or Steve at 705-264-6137 for details or to register
  • Prizes, food and hot beverages

January 19, 2012

Eliot Lake's 6th Annual Ice Fishing Derby

Elliot Lake is hosting it's 6th Annual Ice Fishing Derby on Saturday, February 25, 2012

Grand Prize: Half the Purse ($21,950 last year)
Second Prize: 2011 Polaris 550 IQ Shift 136" (Canadian Edition)
Plus: Thousands of dollars in more prizes
Registration: $100 per hole

Features a cash bar Friday night, breakfast Saturday morning, BBQ on the ice and a Winterfest dance Saturday night.

Details can be found on the web at The City of Elliot Lake
Or by calling 1-800-661-6192 or 705-848-7737

January 18, 2012

Minno Buoy

Now here's something that makes a ton of sense. As a floating bait net, Minno Buoy is one of those "Wish I'd thought of that" products.

January 14, 2012

Ontario Fishing Network E-Magazine January Issue

The January Issue of the Ontario Fishing Network E-Magazine is out and up on the web. The Winter Panfish Tool Kit, Three tactics for More Muskie and more.

January 13, 2012

Chapleau's One-Day Northern Pike Derby

On February 11, 2012, Chapleau will host its one-day Northern Pike ice fishing derby from 7:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. All prizes will be cash this year, beginning with a 1st prize of $10,000.

You can find details, how to register, and more information about where to stay on the web at Chapleau's Community Portal.

January 10, 2012

The Ultimate Fishing Show in Detroit

If you live in or around Southern Michigan, the Ultimate Fishing Show is this weekend, January 12 - 15, 2012.

Billed as Michigan, BIGGEST Pure Fishing Show, I know many of your favorite Northern Ontario Fishing Camps will be there.

For one, Erringtons Wilderness Island from Wabatongushi Lake has promised to be there in booth 1002.

Enjoy the show. I'd love to hear your feedback!

January 07, 2012

Ontario 2012 Outdoors Card and Licenses

Renew your Ontario Outdoors Card and purchase your hunting and fishing licenses online this year.

The Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources has a new automated licensing system.

  • wider variety of licences and related products available through issuers, the Internet and the automated telephone system
  • a more efficient print-on-demand licence format.
  • expanded self-serve electronic licence sales for non-residents.
  • easier to track and replace lost licenses.
  • better data collection for enforcement, marketing, and fish and wildlife management.
Residents of Ontario can renew their card online or at 1-800-288-1155.

Canadian residents and non-residents can now renew their card online. Watch for your renewal reminder in the mail.

Fishing and Small Game Licenses are renewable for one or three years.

January 04, 2012

Just a Reminder....Know Your Regulations!

Four men were fined for illegal Walleye fishing. Details at the Thunder Bay News Watch.

You can get the fishing regulations for the zone you in which you want to fish at the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources' Website.

January 02, 2012

It's All About the Fish!

Two Ontario conservation groups are working together to boost the sports fishery in Lake Huron and Georgian Bay. Read the full article at The Meaford Independent.

January 01, 2012

A Very Happy New Year from Northern Ontario Fishing

Happy New Year, Everyone!

Here's to a Healthy, Happy, Prosperous and Adventurous 2012!