OWA 2016 Angler – New Angler Fishing Day A Great Success

Getting new anglers excited about fishing is one of my favourite things, and there’s no better way to do that than at the Ontario Women Anglers (OWA) Angler – New Angler Fishing Day. This year’s event was held July 9th at Ken Whillans Resource Management Area in Caledon. Held in…

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Ontario Women Anglers 1st Annual Angler-New Angler Event

Experienced women anglers, novice women anglers, and a group of female fishing instructors gathered at Island Lake Conservation Area in Orangeville on July 11th for the 1st Annual Angler-New Angler Event put on by Ontario Women Anglers. The event was coordinated to coincide with Canada’s National Fishing Week – a week…

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Fishing 101 For Women – A Resounding Success

Do you remember what it was like to hold a fishing rod for the first time? How about tying your first knot? Do you remember feeling overwhelmed while standing in a tackle shop and trying to make sense of the variety of lures? I remember all of these things quite well, since…

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Giving Women Anglers A Voice – The Ontario Women Anglers Association

A couple of years ago I found myself with a bit of free time and chose to spend it on the Saugeen River. Each morning I would wave goodbye to Darrell as he headed for work, then I would pack my waders and float rod into the car and make…

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