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Georgian Triangle Anglers Association Follows Our Lead

I received a phone call a few months back from the Georgian Triangle Anglers Association over on Georgian Bay to come and speak to their membership on just exactly what has made the Saugeen River an overnight sensation. They wanted to know why returning trout numbers were exploding and how we did it.   When […]

There’s Power in Numbers

I am sure many of you have heard the old adage ‘There’s Power in Numbers’, well this also holds true for us. It has been a year now since The Ontario Steelheaders elected its current Board of Directors. I can assure you all, that your Directors have been working hard over the past year on […]

Supporter Decal program going strong!

  The storefront Supporter Decal Program is a real hit with tackle retailers, restaurants and other businesses. These supporting businesses donate 200 dollars towards our Fisheries Enhancement Fund. In return the Ontario Steelheaders are supplying the stores and businesses with a storefront “Supporter” decal to display, as well as an advertisement spot in this newsletter. […]

Coming to a Dam near you SOON!

On September 8, 2011, I attended the fall general meeting of the Lake Huron Fishing Club of which I am a member. The guest speaker was Dr. Chris Bunt of Biotactic Inc. who delivered a fascinating presentation about his Biotactic fish and wildlife research services. Due to fact that I listened much of the time […]

What Do You Know?

What do you know about where you are fishing on the Saugeen River?   You know there is Denny‟s Dam and that there was and old bridge nearby. You even know about Thorncrest Outfitters with all their canoes and kayaks stored beside their house. You especially know that the fishing is very good. But what […]

Denny’s Dam night fishing closed during October

Just a quick reminder to fisherman: Denny’s Dam night fishing closes this saturday for the month of October at 12AM October 1, 2011 and re-opens 12AM November 1, 2011.    The MNR regulations states fishing between the dam and the south side of the old bridge abutments between the hours: one-half-hour after sunset to one-half […]

Thankless? – Perhaps Not

This past spring was more like the winter that would never end – Cold, Wet & Windy. Some of the volunteers and I had just finished the last of the smolt transfers and we stopped at a restaurant to have ourselves a well- deserved cold one. Today, the Fish Gods must have smiled down on […]

Ontario Steelheaders 2011 Annual Fall Steelhead Derby

Please join us on Saturday Oct 15th 2011 at Denny’s Conservation Area (Denny’s Park) for our annual Fall Steelhead Derby & River Appreciation Day.   Cash Prizes +++ Great Food+++ Draw Prizes +++ Trophies+++Camping+++General Assembly   Chairman’s address: “Hi everyone! I would like a chance to thank all the people that showed up for the […]

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