Ontario Ice Fishing Hut Rentals, Destination and Ice Fishing Guide

Ontario Ice Fishing Hut Rentals, Destination and Fishing Guide

ICE FISHING TIPS AND EQUIPMENT INFORMATION

 

How to Buy an Ontario Ice Fishing Licence Online

Ontario Ice Fishing Licence Guide Requirements for Ice Fishing in Ontario: Fishing Licence: Anyone wishing to ice fish in Ontario must possess a valid fishing licence. This can be either a sport or conservation licence. Adherence to Rules: All ice fishers must comply...

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Walleye Chowder Recipe

The Ultimate Walleye Chowder: A Winter Ice Fishing Delight Ah, walleye—the star of many a fish fry. But have you ever considered turning this freshwater favorite into a hearty chowder? If you're scratching your head, bear with me. While frying is the go-to method for...

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The Best Rods and Reels for Ice Fishing in Ontario.

Ready to embrace the icy allure of winter fishing? The right rod and reel combo is your ticket to a successful ice fishing adventure. From sensitivity to strength, we’ve researched and tested to bring you the top 10 combos for every angler. Dive in to find your perfect fishing partner!

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Ontario Ice Fishing Rules

Ice Fishing Essentials in Ontario: Rules, Registration, and Safety Tips To ice fish in Ontario, you'll need a valid fishing license and must adhere to local fishing regulations. Ice huts must be registered in specific Fisheries Management Zones (FMZs 9-12, 14-20), and...

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Culinary Delights: Cooking Your Catch

One of the most rewarding aspects of ice fishing in Ontario is the opportunity to cook and enjoy your catch. Whether you're a seasoned chef or a cooking novice, there's nothing like the taste of freshly caught fish. This article will guide you through the best methods...

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The Social Angler: Ice Fishing Tournaments and Events

Ice fishing in Ontario isn't just a solitary pursuit; it's a social event that brings anglers together in a spirit of camaraderie and competition. From local derbies to large-scale tournaments, there's something for everyone. This article will guide you through the...

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Family-Friendly Ice Fishing: A How-To Guide for All Ages

Ice fishing in Ontario is not just an activity for seasoned anglers; it's a winter wonderland adventure that can be enjoyed by the entire family. From toddlers to grandparents, everyone can partake in the joy of catching fish through a hole in the ice. But how do you...

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The Art of the Catch: Tips and Techniques

Let's dive into the nitty-gritty of making that perfect catch! Ah, the moment of truth in ice fishing—the catch. You've chosen the perfect spot, you've geared up, and now you're ready to reel in that trophy fish. But wait, there's an art to this, a blend of skill,...

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Safety First: Ice Fishing Do’s and Don’ts

Let's talk safety! Because, hey, what's a fishing adventure without coming back in one piece, right? Ah, the thrill of ice fishing! The crisp air, the serene landscapes, and the promise of a big catch. But hold on a minute, eager angler. Before you venture out onto...

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Ontario’s Top Ice Fishing Spots: A Local’s Guide

Discover Ontario’s winter magic beyond the slopes— it’s an ice fishing haven! From the expansive Lake Simcoe to hidden treasures in the Kawarthas, the options are endless. Grab your gear (we’ve got a guide for that) and find the perfect spot to drop a line through the ice.

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Choosing the Right Gear: The Essentials of Ice Fishing

Heading to Ontario’s icy lakes? Gear up right with our comprehensive guide! From essential rods and reels to must-have clothing and safety items, we’ve got you covered. Don’t venture onto the ice unprepared; let this article be your go-to for all things ice fishing gear.

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The Best Time for Ice Fishing in Ontario: A Seasonal Guide

Ah, timing! It’s the key ingredient to success in many aspects of life, including ice fishing in Ontario. Wondering when to schedule your icy adventure for optimal results? You’re in luck! This article serves as your seasonal guide, steering you towards the ultimate Ontario ice fishing experience.

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Lake Temagami

Welcome to Lake Temagami, Ontario’s winter wonderland for ice fishing aficionados! Imagine a serene, frozen lake, your fishing line disappearing into the icy depths, awaiting that thrilling tug. From cozy ice huts to modern bungalows, we offer the ultimate ice fishing experience. Whether you’re a seasoned angler or a newbie, Lake Temagami’s abundant fish species promise an adventure you won’t forget. Gear up and join us!

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Lake Nipissing

Step into the winter wonder of Lake Nipissing, Ontario’s premier destination for ice fishing! From walleye to perch, the lake is teeming with opportunities for a great catch. Our well-equipped ice huts offer a cozy escape. Whether you’re an expert or a beginner, Lake Nipissing provides an ice fishing experience you’ll cherish.

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Tackle Tips for Icing Winter Crappies

When ice fishing, crappie is my top target. This fish offers non-stop excitement all day, a thrilling battle on lightweight tackle, and a delicious dinner to cap off a day on the frozen water. While catching crappies isn’t exactly rocket science, using specific strategies and lures can significantly boost your chances of a successful catch.

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10 Pre-Ice Fishing Tips

10 Pre-Ice Fishing Tips With autumn coming to a close, ice fishing season is just around the corner. Now's the time to audit your gear and make sure your organized for first ice action.With autumn coming to a close, ice fishing season is just around the corner. Now's...

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A Beginners Guide to Ice Fishing

A Beginners Guide to Ice Fishing Ice fishing is growing in popularity with each passing year, luring eager anglers to the sport with a passionate frenzy. Most become hooked with that first crank of the auger handle, igniting a life-long hobby and fascination with the...

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Trusting Tip Ups

Trusting Tip Ups In ice fishing a lot of the spotlight has recently focused on run-and-gun tactics with jigging rods. Yet in the shadow of this approach lurks a tried-and-true technique that fools hundreds of fish each season - tip-ups.In ice fishing a lot of the...

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Creepy Crawlies

Creepy Crawlies The first time I heard about using maggots for icefishing was in a story about how some hard-core ice anglers have been known to keep maggots in their mouths while fishing, to keep the bait warm and alive.While that may be a little too serious for some...

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Dead-Bait Tactics for Hardwater Pike

Say goodbye to your warm-weather arsenal of spinnerbaits and cranks. Winter calls for specialized gear like tip-ups and quick-strike rigs. Paired with an assortment of dead baits, you’re set for a season of icy thrills and red-hot northern pike action.

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Great Ice Fishing Gadgets

Great Ice Fishing Gadgets Every year dozens of new ice fishing products hit the walls of tackle shops. Yet when it comes to getting gear for the hard-water season, you don't only have to shop in fishing stores.In fact, many of the staple pieces of gear I use for...

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Try Small Baits This Winter

Try Small Baits This Winter Lure size is just like water depth: totally relative. Shallow on one lake might be forty feet, while on another, it's four. A 1/8 ounce tube jig might be really small to a lake trout but huge to a perch or smelt.One of the neatest things...

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How to Ice Fish for Perch In Ontario

How to fish for perch in Ontario It is important to use baits that will entice perch using seductive triggering tactics in combination with seductive baits.Targeting perch through the ice is one of my favourite types of hard-water action. Not only are perch relatively...

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Tips for Drilling Ice Fishing Holes

Tips for Drilling Ice Fishing Holes While drilling holes may seem straightforward, there are a few tricks of the trade that can make the process more efficient. With a particular focus on powered augers, here are some suggestions for this upcoming hard-water...

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