Tips to Avoid Ticks

Ticks used to be something we didn’t have to worry about here in Northern Ontario, but with climate change, they have been slowly coming our way. Although uncommon, ticks have tested positive for Lyme disease in the Greater Sudbury area, and as a result, outdoors people should be aware of the risks associated during tick…

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Black Bear Safety Tips

BY SEAN GRAY Now that the snow has finally melted, the lakes have opened up, and the black flies are out, we know that spring is here. Living in northern Ontario, the spring season also allows black bears to leave the den and begin their search for food. Because bears are hungry, many of us…

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Why I Hunt

BY SEAN GRAY I can remember as a young boy always loving the outdoors – especially hunting. Today, this passion still follows me. Growing up, my parents always exposed my sister and me to the outdoors. We lived in Thunder Bay, Elliot Lake and Onaping Falls – all areas where outdoor life was at our…

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The Royal York Trout/Salmon Recipe

BY SEAN GRAY As we reach the mid-way point of ice fishing season, I am sure that anglers have been catching and cooking fish, and if they’re anything like me, they are always trying different recipes. Depending on what kind of fish you are cooking, it will influence how you cook it. Since we live…

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