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Ontario Duck Hunting & Walleye Fishing

Splake Lake Adventure Benjamin Johnson of Sheboygan, WI – August-2007 Benjamin Johnson of Sheboygan, WI shows off one of his prize catches with Chad during a week-long adventure to Pasha Lake. Ben and the rest of his group from WI and WA caught over 300 fish that day collectively. It’s a bi-annual tradition for the group. Thanks for a great time. I’ll be sure to recommend your place to anyone who asks. Take care, Brad Johnson Here is a picture of some ducks harvested on one of the areas many wild rice lakes. Many ducks and geese filter though the…

Ontario Spring Splake Fishing

The Splake Lake Randy Reichert 14-Dec-2004 Ah yes, the Splake Lake, those of us who have been there know the wonder of it. Those that haven’t need to set aside other matters to make this an a number one priority. I’ve had good success on this lake during previous winter trips in January, but I’ve always wanted to fish this during first ice. Well, the opportunity came this December. Jim Swain from Florida, yes Florida, Justin Gaedtke of Kiel, WI, Darrell, and myself set out to the Splake Lake during the second week of December. We had waited a day…

Ontario Spring Walleye Fishing

Spring Break Walleyes Lewis and Mitch Lawler, Brett Nelson, Ryan Allen 31-Mar-2005 Spring Break 2005, What a trip! It seems like every time we come up here, Darrell and Susie make it harder and harder to leave. Their kindness and helping hands are always appreciated. It was one of the funniest times any of us have ever experienced. The Duluth/Superior area has some fun things, but nothing like up here. The snow was as deep as ever, and temps were perfect. Brett, in the picture, caught this 10 1/2 lbs. lake trout on a nearby lake, while I (Mitch) caught…

Ontario Walleye Fishing trips

The Retiree’s: Fishing Vacation – September-2008 The Retiree’s Lloyd and Clarice Rudd of Fergus Falls, Mn just returned from spending the summer in Alaska when they received last weeks promotion. They jumped on the chance to try it out and weren’t disappointed! Pictured above it Clarice with just one of the many, many walleyes they landed on Northwind Lake. Also pictured are some scenery photos from their trip.

Black Bear Hunting Tips

The 5 Most Common Mistakes of Black Bear Hunting: Below you will find the information you need to guarantee yourself a successful Ontario Black Bear Hunt. Instead of showing you the same old stuff you see on every other outfitter’s web page, we thought we would give you something you could really use. You see, if you clicked into this web page, there is a high probability that in the near future you are going black bear hunting in Ontario. The only problem is, there are 100’s if not 1000’s of black bear hunting outfitter’s to choose from. All of…

Bringing Guns into Ontario Gun Register Forms

Bringing a firearm into Canada? The rules changed January 1, 2001. Here are the answers to some of your questions… How will this change in regulations affect me? You will have to fill out a Non-Resident Firearm Declaration Form, unless you already have a five-year possession and acquisition license. The form will be your temporary firearms license while you are in Canada, and it is valid for 60 days (for a non-restricted firearm). To avoid delays, we advise that you fill it out before coming to the border. Where can I get a copy of the form? Forms are available…

Bringing Firearms into Canada

Firearm Users Visiting Canada Click Here for the short version of this document Fact Sheet Here is some basic information about bringing a firearm, or other items regulated by the Firearms Act, into Canada. The Firearms Act is a federal law and therefore applies across the country. Provinces and territories may have additional requirements, especially with respect to hunting. An individual must be at least 18 years old to bring a firearm into Canada. Those younger than 18 may use a firearm in certain circumstances, but an adult must remain present and responsible for the firearm. Classes of Firearms and…

How to Butterfly Trout

How to Butterfly & Bake Trout: Catch a Trout: A 2 to 4 pound trout is usually the best size to bake. Trout that are bigger should be let go as they are the breeders and do not taste as well. Cut the head off and gut the fish: These pictures were taken on the shore. I had to clean these fish on a rock so it should be much easier for you to do this on a fish cleaning table. Butterfly: Here is where we start to butterfly the trout. Turn the trout upside-down so the stomach is facing…

Deep Water Thermocline Trout Tips

Light Tackle Deep Water Trout Techniques Pasha Lake Cabins has many trout lakes you can drive to by car, boat-in or portage-to. Even if you’re vacationing at Pasha Lake Cabins for the awesome Walleye and Pike fishing, you can still fish deep for trout with your light and medium action Walleye and Pike equipment. Actually, the method below is excellent for deep mid-summer Walleyes. The trout species available in our local inland lakes are Lake Trout, Brook Trout and Splake. Tips compliments of Lake Trout Heaven When we fish Lake Nipigon, we are in a bigger boat that trolls faster…