Anglers may fish in the following waters with either an Ontario resident fishing licence or Manitoba resident fishing licence and must follow conservation or sport possession limits applicable within their respective province. Honourable John Yakabuski and Wabinosh Bay (50°02′N., 88°50′W.) ), Muriel Lake (49°49′N., 94°41′W. - from the C.P.R. For daily creel and fishing license purposes, one fishing day equals one calendar day. Bass: 42/16½: Bass are catch and release only in January, February and December 2020. All across the US, there are different bass limits to what can be caught. Total number of bass must contain mixed sizes. Most Crown land and Conservation Reserves in Ontario are available year-round for personal, temporary use, at no cost. The plan focuses on making sure we’re managing the recreational fisheries sustainably for lake trout, walleye, and brook trout. Anglers may fish in the following waters with either an Ontario resident fishing licence or a Quebec resident fishing licence. - Kenora District, Lake of the Woods - all portions of Lake of the Woods excluding waters of Clearwater Bay, Deception Bay, Woodchuck Bay, Kendall Inlet, Echo Bay, Cul de Sac Lake and Whitefish Bay consisting of Regina, Snake, Boot, Ghost, Brule, Devils, Atikaminike, Camp, Cloverleaf, Log, Reedy, Willow and Sammons bays, and Knickerbocker, Louis, Cross, and Alfred inlets. All listed in this box: Rock Bass, White Bass, White perch, Yellow perch, Sunfish (see below for Sunfish Exceptions) , Bullhead, White Catfish, Suckers, Carp, Bowfin, Redfin Pickerel It will take place from July 4 to July 19, 2020). and Tetu Lake (50°10′58″N., 95°02′10″W. Fish Sanctuary - no fishing from March 1 to Friday before third Saturday in May in the following areas: Madawaska River - Bagot Township, Lots 17 and 18, Concessions 9 and 10, Madawaska River - from Mountain Chute Hydro Dam to Lots 17-19, Concession 1 (Brougham Township) and Lots 17-20, Concession 9 (North Canonto Township), Madawaska River - from the bridge on Highway 62 at Combermere south to the bridge crossing at Madawaska River at Lot 24, Concession 18 (Raglan Township) on Highway 515, Madawaska River - Griffith and Matawatchan Townships, Madawaska River - McNabb Township, downstream from the Stewartville Hydro Dam, including Lots 9 to 13 in Concession 6, Madawaska River (Calabogie Lake) - Bagot and Blithfield Townships, west of line from Nettleton’s Bay to Barnet’s Point and inflowing streams, Walleye - open from third Saturday in May to November 30, Fish sanctuary - no fishing from January 1 to Friday before third Saturday in May and December 1 to December 31, There are a number of Brook Trout waterbodies in, Crosstee Lake (Pine Lake) – Murchison Township, East Jeannie Lakes – Livingstone Township, Little Whetstone Lake – Proudfoot Township, Nogies Creek - Galway and Harvey Townships, from Bass Lake Dam to Nogies Creek Dam, Opeongo River - Preston Township, from immediately downstream from the dam at Annie Bay of Opeongo Lake to 300, Lake Joseph and Little Lake Joseph - Humphrey and Medora Townships, There are a number of Lake Trout waterbodies in, Miskokway Lake (Simikoka Lake) - Burton and Harrison Townships, Carmichael Lake, Mud Lake, Royal Lake, Stoney Lake, Trout Lake, York River - from Hamlet of Radcliffe/ Mayhews Landing downstream to a line between the points of land at the confluence with Negeek Lake on the Madawaska River (Lots 10 and 11, Concession 1 of Radcliffe Township), Chartier Lake, parts of Pickerel River and Kimikong River - East Mills Township, Lots 13 to 20, Concession 1 and 2, Drag River - Dysart Township and Village of Haliburton, between Bailey’s Dam and Head Lake, Head Lake - Dysart Township, from the Drag River west to the western boundary of the Highway 121 bridge, including the waters under the bridge, Black Creek - Wilberforce Township, between the mouth of Black Creek at Lake Doré and the upstream side of the bridge on Black Creek Road, Blackstone Lake and Creek - Conger Township, Lots 12, 13, 14 in Concession 12, Burnt River - Dysart Township, between County Road Number 3 and Blue Hawk Lake, Dobbs Lake and part of the Little Pickerel River - Lots 1, 2, Concession 4 in Pringle Township and Lots 1, 2, 3, Concession 5 (East Mills Township), Indian River - from Boundary Road in the City of Pembroke downstream to its confluence with the Muskrat River - Renfrew County, Muskrat River - Renfrew County, from Highway 17 downstream through the City of Pembroke to its confluence with the Ottawa River, North Magnetawan River - Armour, Proudfoot and Strong Townships, from the bridge between Lots 30 and 31 in Strong Township to Pickerel Lake, Six Mile Creek (Bennett’s Creek) - Watt Township, Three Mile Lake to Muskoka Road 35, Cashman Creek - from the first bridge upstream from Sand Lake to the Proudfoot and Bethune Township boundary, Joly Creek (Inlet Creek) - from Bernard Lake upstream to Strong and Joly Township boundary, Muskoka River - including the North Muskoka River (Town of Bracebridge) from Bracebridge Falls downstream to the mouth of the Muskoka River at Lake Muskoka including the main channel to the green lighted buoy (E.E.1) and the secondary channel known as the Gap to the red lighted buoy (E.C.2); and the south Muskoka River (Village of Muskoka Falls) from the South Falls downstream to the confluence of the north and south branches of the Muskoka River, Magnetawan River - Chapman Township and Village of Magnetawan, Detroit River and St. Clair River are in Zone 19, The mouth of many tributaries to Lake Huron and Georgian Bay are in Zones 13 and 14. size limit is 7”. Members of Aboriginal communities fishing outside of their traditional or treaty area must hold a valid fishing licence and follow the corresponding seasons, limits, slot sizes and gear restrictions, or have permission from a First Nation to fish within their traditional or treaty territory (R v. Shipman et al., 2007). Note: all other Obabika Lake exceptions for Smallmouth Bass and Northern Pike have been removed. Season: fourth Saturday in April to November 15Limits: S-12 and C-6, Season: fourth Saturday in April to September 30Limits: S-3 and C-1, Season: third Saturday in June to December 15Limits: S-6 and C-2, Season: 1st Saturday in June to December 15Limits: S-1; must be greater than 112 cm, and C-0, Season: open all yearLimits: S-300; only 30 may be greater than 18 cm, and C-15, Season: second Saturday in May to November 15Limits: S-4 and C-1; must be between 35-50 cm, Lake Scugog and Scugog River - All waters of Lake Scugog and Scugog River - including waters south of Highway 7A, Blackstock Creek, Nonquon River, as well as the Scugog River to the Trent Severn Dam in Lindsay, Mariposa Brook and East Cross Creek, Lake Scugog - Scugog Township, 100 metres on both sides of Highway 7A (causeways), Scugog River - Lindsay in Ops Township, from Trent-Severn Dam to Ops-Fenelon Boundary, Trent River - waters from the first dam (Number One) above Lake Ontario upstream to Lock Number 9 (Myers Lock) at the head of Percy Reach. Anglers limited to retaining two bass (of minimum size) per day in all other months: Black Bream: 23/9½: Brill: 35/14: Bull Huss: 58/23: Coalfish: 35/14: Cod: 35/14: Conger Eel: 91/36: Usually released by anglers due to breeding patterns. For more information on the boundary of these waters and applicable fishing limits, contact the nearest ministry office or visit Fisheries Management Zone 5. It contains information about recreational fishing licences, open seasons and catch limits, as well as up-to-date fishing regulations for each fishing zone. Bigmouth and smallmouth bass â 10 bass (no length limit) Must be in combination, Striped and hybrid bass â 6 bass (up to 15â minimum). The maps in this summary are intended as a guide only, with more detailed maps of Zone boundaries available at ontario.ca/fishing or local MNRF offices. Savanne River (48°56′N., 90°17′W.) ), Upper Madawaska River - from the village of Whitney to the Hamlet of Madawaska, Mud Lake (45°49′N., 79°09′W.) You can update your information by calling. Aboriginal rights to fish stem from customs, practices or traditions that are integral to the distinctive culture of an Aboriginal community. ), Wabigoon Lake - Zealand Township, 100 m from Christie Island, Winnipeg River System - from outflow of Lake of the Woods to the Manitoba Border including the waters of Big Sand Lake (50°08′N., 94°38′W. - Frechette Township. If the limit is zero, anglers may practice catch and release only, and any fish caught must be released immediately. Must be used in same waterbody where caught. Detroit River and St. Clair River are in Zone 19. American Eel is a specially protected species and may not be caught or possessed under a Recreational Fishing Licence. Black bass â 3 bass (including bigmouth, smallmouth, and spotted with a 15â minimum) Exception will apply from various boundary lakes and rivers. and Fletchers Creek (43°37′N., 79°43′W. Season. The provincial possession limits are as follows: Generally, daily catch limits include all fish that are retained for any period of time and not immediately released. The rest of the state is catching and releasing only. You must carry your Outdoors Card or Temporary Outdoors Card accompanied by a valid Recreational Fishing Licence or Licence Summary whenever you are fishing. We all have a role to play in conserving this valuable resource. The catch limit is the number of fish you are allowed to catch and keep in one day and includes fish that are not immediately released and any fish eaten or given away. Some require mixing with most having no length limit. - Pic Township, Wabatongushi Lake - Simpson, Moorehouse and Challener Townships, Dibben Bay from a point 1.3 km west to a point 1.2 km southwest of Dibben Creek and Dibben Creek upstream to Dibben Lake, and including the creek and connecting Dibben Creek to the unnamed lake due north of Dibben Lake, Wabatongushi Narrows (48°28′N., 84°14′W.) In portions of FMZ 5, holders of non-Canadian resident recreational fishing licences who are camping on Crown land may not take fish in excess of the conservation catch and possession limits. Live fish may not be used as bait or possessed for use as bait in all waters north of the 11, The following waterbodies have regulations that are very different from the Zone-wide season and limits and are only referred to in the, All waters located within the portion of Zone 2 from the Ontario/Manitoba interprovincial boundary east along the line of 52°35′. Season: Open all yearLimits: S-15 and C-10, Season: January 1 to September 30Limits: S-2; not more than 1 greater than 56 cm, and C-1; no size limit, Season: Third Saturday in June to December 15Limits: S-1; must be greater than 102 cm, and C-0, Season: Open all yearLimits: S-4 and C-2; none between 70-90 cm, not more than 1 greater than 90 cm, Cedar Lake - Louise Rapids and Nelson Lake, Cloudlet Lake, Hooch Lake, Maskinonge Lake and all connecting waters - Echo, Lomond, Pickerel and Vermilion Townships. CRAPPIE: Crappie daily limit – 15 in Beaver, Table Rock, Bull Shoals, Norfork reservoirs, Cane Creek Lake (Lincoln County),Gurdon Lake (Clark County) and Dr. Lester Sitzes III Bois d’Arc Lake. Cover use was independent of rock bass size, but smallmouth bass shorter than 350 mm long more often used vegetation and boulders and were more often found in open water than were smallmouth bass larger than 350 mm. All resident licences, non-resident licences, Outdoors Cards, replacement licence summaries and game tags, Hunter Safety Exam submissions, big game draw, big game tag transfers. Yellow bass â 50 bass (no length limit) Exceptions apply at Caddo Lake, Sabine River and Toledo Bend reservoir where the limit is 25 bass per day. Season: January 1 to September 15Limits: S-5 and C-2, Season: January 1 to April 15 and July 1 to December 31Limits: S-0 and C-0, Season: January 1 to September 30Limits: S-3 and C-1. Black bass â 6 bass (bigmouth and smallmouth must be 12â minimum length) Kentucky and Coosa bass have no length limits. For more information see the “Crown Land Use Policy Atlas” or the “Provincial Parks and Conservation Reserves Planning” webpages. Season: January 1 to September 30 and December 1 to December 31Limits: S-2 and C-1, Season: fourth Saturday in June to November 30Limits: S-6 and C-2, Season: third Saturday in June to December 15Limits: S-1; must be greater than 102 cm, and C-0. Soupfin shark and spiny dogfish are part of a group of fish known as groundfish , which includes over 90 species that live on … Marie, Whitman Creek - Daumont and Gaudette Townships, between Devil’s Lake (Deil Lake) and the Goulais River, Kagawong River - Billings Township, from the bridge on Highway 540 downstream to the bridge on Henry Street in the Village of Kagawong, Mindemoya River - Carnarvon Township, from the bridge on Highway 551/542 downstream to the bridge on Highway 551. The Province of Ontario and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry neither endorse products or services offered in advertisements nor accept any liability arising from the use of such products or services. Aboriginal and treaty rights to fish can be exercised using modern means. ), Clearwater Bay (49°42′N. No daily limit on bream shorter than 4 inches. Two lines may be used when trolling from a boat in open water in Lake Huron (Main Basin), excluding South Bay on Manitoulin Island, Georgian Bay (Zone 14), the North Channel (Zone 14) and tributaries to Lake Huron in Zones 10, 15, and 16. Dip nets: may be no more than 183 centimetres on each side if angular, or 183 centimetres in diameter if circular. Walleye: 5 per day, 16 inch minimum length limit. View Fisheries Management Zone 9 map using Fish ON-Line or a PDF. ), Pistol Lake (50°00′N., 94°43′W.) The Niagara River upstream of the falls is in Zone 19. ), Little Savanne River (48°57′N., 90°15′W.) These dates include: Government issued identification is required and anglers must follow catch and possession limits for Conservation Fishing Licences. Be sure to review these regulations carefully. You can reach us by calling 1-800-667-1940 or 1-800-387-7011. These include species exceptions (e.g., size, limits, seasons), waterbody exceptions (e.g., a combination of species exceptions, fish sanctuaries, gear or bait restrictions), bait restrictions and fish sanctuaries. To make the most of ice fishing, you need to buy the right ice fishing shelter. Let's go fishing! Little Abitibi River - McQuibban and Sangster Townships, from boundary between the two townships to a line at longitude 80°36′30″W. - from One Mile Creek to Dexter Creek. Any fish kept are part of the catch and possession limit of the person who holds the licence. Anglers who fish in waters that lie both in Ontario and another province or state must include the total number of fish caught anywhere in those waters as part of the number caught and kept or possessed under the Ontario recreational fishing regulations when bringing those fish into Ontario. ), Olsen Lake (49°39′06″N., 92°37′47″W. Some species (. A. rupestris, the largest and most common of the Ambloplites species, has reached a maximum recorded length of 43 cm (17 in), and a … Canadian residents can camp on Crown land and Conservation Reserves for free up to 21 days on any one site in a calendar year. Sportfish transported overland must be dead and should be transported on ice, not in a livewell filled with water. 28. View Fisheries Management Zone 3 map using Fish ON-line or a PDF. St. Mary’s River west of the compensating works gate and the canal lock in Sault Ste. Be careful when cleaning Rainbow Smelt and do not rinse or dump entrails into a lake or river as fertilized eggs can easily invade new waters. eval(ez_write_tag([[250,250],'lifeoffishing_com-large-leaderboard-2','ezslot_3',108,'0','0']));The daily limit of bass fish per person, Black bass (including bigmouth and smallmouth bass), eval(ez_write_tag([[580,400],'lifeoffishing_com-leader-1','ezslot_1',109,'0','0']));The daily limit of bass fish per person, These can include bigmouth and smallmouth bass. Remarks. View Fisheries Management Zone 18 map using Fish ON-Line or a PDF. Transport live fish, other than baitfish, taken from Ontario waters or to transfer or stock any live fish or spawn into Ontario’s waters without a special licence to transport or stock fish. If you plan to do some fishing anytime soon, be sure to remember to check these stats. Marie is in Zone 9. Holders of non-Canadian resident fishing licences who are camping on Crown land in Zones 2, 4, 6 and the portion of Zone 5 that lies outside of the Border Waters Area, may not take fish in excess of the conservation catch and possession limits. Please take some time to review the rules and regulations in this summary and then get out there and hook yourself a nice one. Largemouth bass â 5 bass (up to 20â minimum), Smallmouth bass â 5 bass (up to 18â minimum), White bass â no limit on bass (up to 17â minimum), Black bass â 5 bass (no length limit) Must require a mixed catch of bigmouth, smallmouth, spotted, and Coosa bass, Rock bass, redeye, or shadow bass â 20 bass (no length limit), Striped or hybrid striped bass â 2 bass (up to 15â length) Must be both or paired, Largemouth bass â 5 bass (up to 14â length), Smallmouth bass â 5 bass (up to 14â length). ), Falls River and Pipestone River from Stokes Bay of Rainy Lake upstream to first rapids, Little Canoe River (48°54′N., 93°18′W. Once registered, an ice hut can be used anywhere in Ontario. Niagara River from the Peace Bridge to Niagara Falls, St. Clair River - defined as the waters from the downstream edge of the Blue Water Bridge from the international boundary at 42°59′54.3″, Detroit River - defined as the waters from a line at the easternmost point of Peche Island from the international boundary at 42°21′10″, Two lines may be used when angling from a boat in open water, Two lines not allowed in St. Clair River or Detroit River, Lake Erie - Walsingham and Norfolk Townships, eastern half of the Inner Long Point Bay, Town of Fort Erie - bounded by lines starting at Stonemill Road (42°52'31.47", Port Colborne - bounded by lines starting at Cassaday Point (42°52'1.79", Gravelly Bay - from the breakwall on the east side of the Welland Canal, eastward 500, Gravelly Bay - the waters of that part of Gravelly Bay of Lake Erie (City of Port Colborne) lying northwest of a line drawn from the southerly point of Sugar Loaf Point in a northeasterly direction to the southwest corner of the H. Knoll Lakeview Park Marina breakwall. Limits: S-2; not more than 1 greater than 56 cm, and C-1; no size limit. Services include: For your questions about Ontario’s natural resources, fishing and hunting licences and Outdoors Cards, our services have been combined in one contact centre called the Natural Resources Information and Support Centre. If there is nothing stated in the exceptions, then the regulations for the Zone apply. The rock bass is a member of family Centrarchidae, the sunfish family, which includes 18 species of fish in Kentucky. Ontario, Canadian and non-Canadian resident licences and Outdoors Cards are also available at authorized licence issuers across the province. Alternatively, non-Canadian residents under 18 years of age may purchase an Outdoors Card and Recreational Fishing Licence to have their own limits. Federal regulations also prohibit the introduction of all aquatic species to an area where they are not naturally found. You must be within 60 metres at all times of any line or tip-up you are using when ice fishing and you must have a clear and unobstructed view of the lines being used at all times. English River, from the Winnipeg and English Rivers upstream to the Caribou Falls dam; Centre for Northern Forest Ecosystem Research Lakes: Feather Lake (Quill Lake) - Pipestone Chain (49°00′23″, Pipestone Lake - Pipestone Chain (49°04′60″, Fish or fish parts may not be used as bait from January 1 to Friday before third Saturday in May, Only barbless hooks may be used from January 1 to Friday before third Saturday in May, Fish sanctuary - no fishing from April 1 to May 31, No person who is engaged in sport fishing from a vessel shall possess more fish on board the vessel than the daily limit for that species, Fish or fish parts may not be used as bait, Only barbless hooks may be used and for Lake Trout only one barbless hook may be used, A Sport or Conservation Fishing Licence is not valid for retaining trout taken by angling from these waters unless the holder has been issued a Lake Trout Tag - contact, Possession and/or use of fish or fish parts as bait is prohibited from January 1 to Friday before third Saturday in May, Only barbless hooks may be used from January 1 to Friday before the third Saturday in May, Live baitfish may not be used as bait or possessed for use as bait, Walleye and Sauger combined - open from January 1 to March 14 and third Saturday in May to December 31, Fish Sanctuary – no fishing from April 1 to June 14, Passover Creek - between the southern end of Meridian Bay of Eagle Lake (49°42′, Crowrock Lake - upstream from the narrows at 49º00′00″, Ladysmith Creek and Unnamed Creek - Ladysmith Township, between Rugby Lake and the confluence of Ladysmith Creek and the unnamed creek flowing out of Tent Lake, Moose Creek - between Big Moose Lake and Cobble Lake including part of Cobble Lake, Nugget Creek - Zealand Township, between Hughes Creek and P.R. ), Winnipeg River (west branch) - from Norman Dam to westerly tip of Tunnel Island, thence in a southwesterly direction to the north-east survey post Lot B, Plan M33 (Part of Location A16). Spot on BSmaster about the flesh tightness in warmer water. - Glackmeyer Township, Groundhog River (The Pot) - Beardmore and Tucker Townships, Groundhog River - Reeves, Melrose, Strachan, Montcalm and Poulett Townships, from the bridge on Highway 101, downstream to the mouth of the Nat River, Groundhog River - Keith Township, between the base of the Horwood Dam downstream to where it enters Groundhog Lake, Labyrinth Lake (48°14′N., 79°31′W.) Rock bass rarely exceed 12 inches/30 cm in length and most weigh between one-half pound and a pound. Black bass â 5 bass (up to 14â max length) Starts from 3rd Sat. The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry protects Ontario's biodiversity while promoting economic opportunities in the resource sector and supporting outdoor recreation opportunities. Striped Bass. Anglers are responsible to ensure they are obeying the regulations of the waters where they are fishing. The rock bass is a member of family Centrarchidae, the sunfish family, which includes 18 species of fish in Kentucky. Lake of the Woods - including waters of the Western Peninsula, Aulneau Peninsula and an unnamed lake at 49°36′N., 94°51′W. Spears: cannot be possessed on or within 30 metres of the edge of any waterbody except when fishing for carp and White Sucker as described on this page. Season: 1st Saturday in June to December 15Limits: S-1; must be greater than 91 cm, and C-0, Season: January 1 to March 31 and third Saturday in May to December 31Limits: S-6 and C-2, Season: January 1 to March 15 and third Saturday in May to December 31Limits: S-4 and C-2; not more than 1 greater than 46 cm, Bait restriction: live fish may not be used as bait or possessed for use as bait, regardless of what species is/are being targeted, Bonnechere River and the expansions - being Sicards, Square, Wilson and Kranz bays and Griffins Narrows lying between the south face of the Tramere Dam and the northerly edge of the bridge at King’s Highway 60 (North Algona, Hagarty and Richards Townships), Bonnechere River - downstream of the Tramore Dam (Round Lake) (45º37′N., 77º28′W.) By stocking Ontario’s rivers and lakes with almost eight million fish each year, we are enhancing recreational fishing opportunities not just for us, but for our children and grandchildren. The recreational fishery for striped bass (Morone saxitilis) is open year-round with a daily bag and possession limit of two fish and a minimum size limit of 18 inches in length. Hybrid Striped Bass: 15 inch minimum length limit. – Paxton Township, Stoney Lake (45°48′N., 79°08′W.) No person shall take fish with a gaff, snare, snagger or spear gun. Only holders of commercial fishing or commercial bait licences may sell their catch. Dip-nets and baitfish traps may not be used in Algonquin Park. Largemouth bass â 5 bass (no limit) Must be combined with four other bass varieties. A gaff, other than a spring gaff, may be used to assist in landing fish caught by lawful means. They are brownish in color with several dark bars or … Anglers may possess no more than one limit of each fish species at any time. For details on the current harvest areas, season dates and catch and possession limits, see the Ontario Hunting Regulations Summary. For details on the current rules, see the federal Fisheries Act, Aquatic Invasive Species Regulations, Ontario Fishery Regulations and Variation Orders, and Species at Risk Act, as well as the provincial Fish and Wildlife Conservation Act and regulations, Invasive Species Act, and Endangered Species Act. The following exceptions apply: Non-Canadian residents camping on Crown lands in northwestern Ontario are subject to Conservation Fishing Licence limits. Only Ontario and Canadian resident anglers may capture baitfish. Yellow, white, rock bass, hybrid â unlimited (boundary rivers allow 25 bass in any variety), Black bass â 5 bass (included bigmouth, smallmouth, and spotted up to 15â minimum), Striped and wiper bass â 5 bass (no size limitations). 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