This month’s Hotspot is a prespawn staging area for Northern Pike in front of Jackfish Bay on Esnagami Lake. Big fish will lie dormant in this area waiting for the exact moment that Mother Nature deems perfect for the trek into the shallows. By slowly running a #3 in-line spinner over these lethargic yet hungry beasts, an angler has a good chance of connecting with the fish of a lifetime. 40 + inch Pike are quite common in this area of the lake.
Angelo Viola and Pete Bowman will be at the Good Life Home & Outdoor Lifestyle Show this Saturday at 11:00am for a Fishing Presentation and Autograph session. This event takes place at the Markham Fairgrounds (10801 McCowan Rd, Markham, ON L3P 3J3) Show starts Friday April 29th – 12:00pm to 8:00pm Saturday – 10:00am to 6:00pm Sunday – 11:00am to 5:00pm Admission is $5 for Adults, $3 for Seniors and […]
It’s happening right now people, the Panfish are staging and/or spawning as you read this timely blog. Locally, Crappies on the Kawartha Lakes, as well as Perch on Simcoe, and I’m sure Perch on Erie too, are the latest reports I’m hearing about, from very reliable resources (Ang and I haven’t been out yet but […]
On Millers Lake in Alberta, hundreds of dead fish have been surfacing this week and an avid fly fisherman blames the government’s new winter aeration system. Alton Hunter said to CBC News he noticed dead trout appearing on the shores of Millers Lake, near Edson, when the ice began to melt this spring. Hunter, who […]
Tomorrow April 23 is the 4th Saturday in April, which means all the trout fanatics, as well as anyone else with pent up fish fever, will be legal (at 12:00:01 am) to start out their 2016 open water fishing season. It’s actually a site to behold, watching all the anglers wade the streams in search […]
Anglers will not be allowed to keep any Atlantic salmon caught in the Maritimes for the second year in a row. The decision is based on scientific analysis showing the lowest returns on record of Atlantic salmon in many rivers in the Gulf region over the past five years. Given these results, it is critical […]
If you’re a kid living in B.C. and you came home from school to find your fish bowl empty and your mom or dad said “Goldy died”… this might not be true. Goldy might be invading the rivers or lakes you fish in. Several goldfish, about the size of a small dog, are being pulled […]
Two Vancouver men have been fined $3,300 for offences, including illegal possession of crabs, having undersized Dungeness crabs, possessing female crabs and using more than two crab traps. North Vancouver RCMP say the men were fishing for crab off the pier of Cates Park in North Vancouver in early January when their catch was seized […]
Six People from the Cold Lake area have been charged with illegal possession and trafficking in walleye, lake trout and whitefish.
An undercover operation by Fish and Wildlife resulted in 41 charges being laid under the Alberta fisheries regulations.
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