How To: Take a Fish Off the Hook

Taking a fish off the hook can be scary if you’ve never done it before. But it’s actually not too tricky. Here our friend Conrad shows us how to safely release a fish back into the water.

How To: Cast

Worried about getting tangled… or even worse: getting hooked?! Fishing is actually easier than you might think. Here are a few tips from the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources on how to cast a line. From here you’ll be catching fish in no time at all!

How To: Take Kids Fishing

Yvonne Brown from Fishing 101 for Women gives us some tips on taking kids fishing. Don’t forget to check rules and regulations for your province!

What Bait Should I Use?

If you’re new to fishing, you might be overwhelmed by the variety of lures and bait available. Here’s a video to help you learn the basics of from pro angler Chris Johnson. It’s easy to get started!

National Fishing Week Rod and Reel Giveaway

To celebrate National Fishing Week we are giving away 20 rods and reels! To enter, send us a photo of one of your Canadian catches. You can send them to us on Facebook, Twitter, or email them to Let’s see those great Canadian catches!

Carp Fishing in the Kawarthas

If size matters to you, then carp fishing might be just the thing! We got the chance to go carp fishing with Will of Peterborough Carping Guides and landed a beautiful fish. Check it out! To learn more about Peterborough Carping Guides you can visit their Facebook page.

Let’s Go Giveaway

We want to help you make the most of the rest of the summer with a brand new rod and reel! We will be giving away two rods and reels: one this Friday, August 19th, and one next Friday, August 26th! To enter, all you have to do is show us a photo of a…

Congratulations Chris Johnston!

All of us here at Catch Fishing would like to send a big congratulations to Canadian angler Chris Johnston, who had a great season on the FLW Tour! He was named Rookie of the Year, and had a top ten finish in the Forrest Wood Cup! Congratulations Chris, you made all of Canada proud! Check out some pro…

Congratulations to all of our rod and reel winners!

With National Fishing Week in our rear view mirror, we just wanted to take a minute to say congratulations to all of those who won a rod and reel during National Fishing Week! We hope you put your new rods and reels to good use, and maybe even catch your biggest fish yet! If you did not…