Tuesday evening urban fishing was on the Rideau River at Hog’s Back Falls. Nice night for fishing – warm and humid.
Tweet I finally managed to join the OFS weeknight fishing group. Tonight we met at Hog’s Back Falls along the Rideau River – my first time fishing this spot. There are several pools and riffles below the falls. It was warm and humid and I was sweating by the time I got down to the […]
Tweet You see all sorts of watercraft along the Rideau River so nothing should seem strange however drifting down the river in a fly fishing float tube is a bit unusual. It is not a speedy process but it can be a great way to access less frequented fishing spots along the river. Last Saturday […]
Tweet July 10-12 was the second Ontario Family Fishing Weekend of 2009. During family fishing weekend, Canadian residents can fish in Ontario waters without a license. Several Canadian provinces and US states have one or two of these free fishing weekends each year with the goal to encourage non-fishers to try and hopefully adopt the […]
Tweet I was surprised to read that a national developer – Mattamy Homes was charged and found guilty of violating the Ontario Conservation Authorities Act for arbitrarily deciding to build a berm on the Jock River flood plain without permission from the appropriate authorities. The Jock River is a smaller Ottawa waterway but an important […]