Hunting and Fishing Seasons 2013

Hunting

Moose
Bull (with Gun):  October 8 to November 15
Cow (with Gun):  October 8 to November 15
Bull (with Bow):  September 17 to October 7
Cow (with Bow):  September 17 to October 7

Black Bear
Rifles, Shotguns, Bows and Muzzle-loading guns...
Resident: August 15 to October 31
Non-Resident: August 15 to October 31
Note: a Black Bear Hunting License Validation Certificate is required for non-residents hunting black bears
Dates change annually

Fishing

Walleye and Sauger (or any combination)
January 1 to April 14 and 3rd Saturday in May to December 31
Catch and Possession Limits*: S4 (Sport Fishing License); not more that 1 greater than 46 cm (18.1 inches), C2; not more than 1 greater than 46 cm (18.1 inches)

Northern Pike
Open All Year
Catch and Posession Limits*: S6; not more than 2 greater than 61cm of which not more than 1 greater than 86 cm (33.9 inches), C2; not more than 1 greater than 61 cm (24 inches), non greater than 86 cm (33.9 inches)

Perch
Open All Year
Catch and Possession Limits*: S-50, C-25
Dates change annually

*You will need one of the following Recreational Licenses to fish in Ontario:

Sport Fishing License
: For anglers who want full catch and possession fishing privileges. In the above summary, S refers to to limits under a Sport Fishing License (e.g. S4 = catch and possession limit of 4)

Or

Conservation Fishing License: A reduced catch and possession limit license that is ideal for anglers who want to live-release the majority of fish caught. In the above summary, C refers to limits under a Conservation Fishing License (e.g. C2 = catch and possession limit of 2)