Ontario OUT of DOORS Assistant Editor Steve Galea brings you his experiences in the outdoors, including quirky characters and situations you wouldn’t believe unless you were there (and maybe not even then).

hunt

Getting ready for the duck hunt

by Steve Galea | October 19, 2016

Right about now it’s like the night before Christmas around here. I leave for my annual week of duck hunting tomorrow

game

I'll take the wild game

by Steve Galea | June 13, 2016

Steve Galea explains the benefits of eating wild game over meats bought in a grocery store.

booby lure

My problem with boobies

by Steve Galea | April 14, 2016

I’ve never fished the booby fly, but I have read a lot about them. They say these flies can be deadly...

camp cooking

A matter of taste

by Steve Galea | February 24, 2016

I guess it was just about a week ago that the subject of my camp cooking reared its ugly head once again.

White hare

Timing can work for and against your target

by Steve Galea | November 24, 2015

Lack of snow a benefit to hare hunter; not so much for the rabbit

Busy season

Busy season if you hunt and fish

by Steve Galea | September 29, 2015

I’ve got broadheads to sharpen, decoys to rig, flies to tie and a few more arrows to make

Howard-Hill-bow

Getting to know a new bow

by Steve Galea | August 4, 2015

Making room for one more in a relationship

Haliburton fishing

What fishing is all about

by Steve Galea | June 9, 2015

Brotherhood forged over a lifetime

broken arrow

What to do with a broken arrow

by Steve Galea | April 14, 2015

Something even Robin Hood would be proud of