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24 09, 2017

GTA Salmon Bite to Take Off with Cooler Weather


By: Bojan Zivkovic The Great Lakes have seen an increase in Chinook and coho populations this summer, and following stellar summer fishing on Lake Ontario we’re expecting a promising salmon run in our GTA rivers this fall. The cool rain and mild temperatures we saw a few weeks ago drew salmon into tributaries on the [...]

GTA Salmon Bite to Take Off with Cooler Weather2018-04-18T18:57:19-07:00
31 03, 2017

GTA Seeing Early Spring Steelhead Action


By: Bojan Zivkovic During the past couple months we’ve experienced dramatic weather changes in Southwestern Ontario. Temperatures have been inconsistent. We've seen 30-degree differences in two days. These abnormal temperature swings have affected plants, wildlife and trout/steelhead. For example, a month ago mild temperatures drew steelhead into our rivers. Meanwhile, the systems were quick to [...]

GTA Seeing Early Spring Steelhead Action2018-04-18T18:58:51-07:00
23 10, 2016

Salmon Still Running in the Greater Toronto Area


By: Bojan Zivkovic The north shore of Lake Ontario has seen a strong salmon run this fall and it’s not over yet. Considering rivers have little water the fishing has been stellar in Southwestern Ontario. Low water levels forced schools of salmon into long and deep stretches, which is where they are now. These fish [...]

Salmon Still Running in the Greater Toronto Area2018-04-18T18:59:41-07:00
29 09, 2016

It’s Game Time For Southern Ontario Salmon


By: Bojan Zivkovic Having seen quite a few floats drop thus far I can officially say salmon season has begun in harbors, rivers and creeks of Southwestern Ontario. We have seen a significant drop in temperatures and finally got a bit of rain, which brought in a wave of staging salmon that have been hovering [...]

It’s Game Time For Southern Ontario Salmon2018-04-18T19:00:07-07:00
9 08, 2016

GTA Salmon Showing For Toronto Anglers


By: Chris Shaffer A north wind kept the GTA’s shoreline relatively calm over the weekend. However, soupy and choppy conditions on Lake Ontario remained a few miles offshore keeping smaller boats pinned to the shoreline. Fortunately, a number of staging Chinook were available along the skyline from Toronto to Oakville. We were in town to [...]

GTA Salmon Showing For Toronto Anglers2018-04-18T19:00:45-07:00
1 10, 2015

Greater Toronto Area Salmon in North Shore Lake Ontario Rivers


By: Bojan Zivkovic It’s that time of the year again and I couldn’t be more excited! The Chinook are running in full force now that the temperatures have fallen on the north shore of Lake Ontario. With a little bit of help from this past week’s rainfall and cool north winds the fish are coming [...]

Greater Toronto Area Salmon in North Shore Lake Ontario Rivers2018-04-18T19:03:29-07:00

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