Big game, small game, upland, or waterfowl, Ontario OUT of DOORS brings you the latest tips and tricks.

December 2017

December 2017 Solunar Calendar

by Emily Walsh | November 27, 2017

The December 2017 solunar calendar is now available! Find out when wildlife is most likely to be active this month.

deer hunting

6 Deer hunting reminders to keep in your sights

by April Scott-Clarke | November 8, 2017

As rifle season opens for deer hunters across the province, visions of venison steaks and stews can start to make the mind wander. Before you head to camp or pull the trigger, glance over these safety tips and regulation reminders to keep yourself focused, safe, and within the rules.

November 2017 Solunar Calendar

November 2017 Solunar Calendar

by Emily Walsh | November 1, 2017

The November 2017 solunar calendar is now available! Find out when wildlife is most likely to be active this month.

tree stand

Tree stand placement basics

by Steve Galea | October 25, 2017

A tree stand is one of the bowhunter’s most important tools. Sit quietly in one that is in the right place and you’ll see deer and have shot opportunities. Place one thoughtlessly and you’ll enjoy nothing but solitude.

multiple firearms

Ask a C.O. - Carrying multiple firearms

by Emily Walsh | October 13, 2017

We are often asked about the use of multiple firearms when hunting. So we've rounded up some of our most helpful question and answers from our "Ask a C.O." section of the magazine.  

October 2017

October 2017 Solunar Calendar

by Emily Walsh | October 5, 2017

The October 2017 Solunar Calendar is available now! Find out when wildlife is most likely to be active this month.

kids hunting

6 Tips for taking kids hunting

by April Scott-Clarke | September 28, 2017

Children can’t take the hunter education course or legally hunt as an apprentice until they are 12, but that doesn’t mean you have to wait more than a decade to take your kids hunting.

ready your bow

4 Steps to keep your bow in top shape

by Paul McCarney | September 26, 2017

In addition to regular practice, it’s important to be sure your equipment is functioning properly. Here are steps you should take before heading out to ensure your bow is ready.

Solunar September 2017

September 2017 Solunar Calendar

by Emily Walsh | September 6, 2017

The September 2017 Solunar Calendar is available now! Find out when fish and game are most likely to be active this month.