Fishing & Exploring Bronte Creek

At one time, the mention of Bronte Creek brought me images of gutted and rotting salmon, hoards of anglers, stream degradation, and massive amounts of garbage. These impressions were formed during my first two visits to Bronte Creek at Petro Park, and they’ve stayed with me to this day. However, since getting…

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Gearing Up For The 2014 Belwood Lions Pike Derby

Winter jackets, toques, and warm socks were called for this past Saturday as Darrell and I headed to Belwood Lake. After some rainy days the water was high, the water clarity was reduced, and the temperatures were downright frigid for mid-May (enough to make me thankful for the pair of…

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Speed Tree Planting In Orangeville

Planting trees is one of the best all-round activities a person can partake in. The physical act of digging in the earth is great exercise, the time outdoors does wonders for your mental health, and planting a tree gives you a connection to nature. In return, the planted trees provide us…

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Starting The Open Water Season With A Crappie Night

Now that the ice has melted, the flooding has subsided, and the temperatures are warming up, it is time to hit the open water in search of crappie! After a day of spring cleaning we decided to get out for an hour and test the evening bite. We had been…

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