I’ll admit, I’m technically classed as an Old-Schooler. And trust me, there’s no embarrassment factor involved. That said, I am always looking for “new and improved” in every facet of fishing. This piece is about reverting to the basics—in this case, the fishing line. This photo shows you the ultimate in Old School, the classic […]
Location: Lake Nipissing, Ontario GPS: N46º 13.645′ W79º 55.728′ Species: Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Northern Pike, Muskellunge This Hotspot was located during our 2016 Fish’n Canada Bootcamp* up at Chaudiere Lodge. It’s a back bay that harbours Largemouth and Smallmouth Bass, the odd Pike, and if you’re really lucky, you could even tie into a […]
Roland Martin, bass tournament fishing legend and the star of the TV program ‘Fishing with Roland Martin’, joins us from Florida to talk about how the U.S. is responding to the COVID-19 pandemic and what he is doing to stay busy during lockdown.
Jeff Gustafson is an elite level tournament bass fisherman from Northwestern Ontario. Following his recent tournament at Lake Guntersville Alabama, the Bassmaster tournament series was suspended. Was this a good decision?
Wil Wegman from Aurora Bassmasters, expert fisherman and columnist, reports from the Bassmaster Classic at Lake Guntersville, Alabama. Wil is cheering on three Canadians; Chris and Cory Johnston and Jeff Gustafson.
Location: Kashwakamak Lake, Ontario GPS: N44º 52.242′ W077º 0.585′ Species: Largemouth and Smallmouth Bass This Hotspot is a small Bass bay on the north side of Kashwakamak Lake. The key to this bay is the wood and cabbage weed—perfect for both species of Bass. Any Bass bait will work here. Just be aware that it can […]
Steven Cooke from the Cooke Lab at Carleton University shares the results of his research, on the challenges for bass under the ice covered waterways of Ontario.
Hiya folks, Gord Pyzer here, from Outdoor Canada Magazine. Some do, but most don’t. What am I talking about? We just have enjoyed one of the best smallmouth days ever. We were catching 3.75 – 4.5-pound smallmouth up in Northern Ontario. But the reality is, you can’t see that on most lakes. If you want […]
Cory Johnston from Peterborough, competes against the top bass fishermen in the world. Cory tells the story of his year on the pro bass circuit, and his plans for tournament fishing in 2020.
Location: Otter Lake, Quebec GPS: N45º 48.299′ W074º 47.647′ Species: Rainbow Trout, Largemouth Bass This Hotspot is on Otter Lake in Quebec’s Kenauk Nature Reserve in the Outaouais Region. Since this is a small, bowl-shaped lake with very little bottom structure, we suggest trolling for best results. Covering water is the key to success here. We […]