120 episodes

Drawing from their experience as two of Canada’s most prominent outdoor personalities, hosts Angelo Viola and Peter Bowman explore the environmental topics, issues, and events that matter to the everyday outdoorsman. Joined by a wide variety of guests, ODJ Radio seeks to answer the questions and tell the stories of all those who enjoy being outside. Your stories, your questions, on your schedule

Outdoor Journal Radio: The Podcast Outdoor Journal Radio

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    • 4.8 • 372 Ratings

Drawing from their experience as two of Canada’s most prominent outdoor personalities, hosts Angelo Viola and Peter Bowman explore the environmental topics, issues, and events that matter to the everyday outdoorsman. Joined by a wide variety of guests, ODJ Radio seeks to answer the questions and tell the stories of all those who enjoy being outside. Your stories, your questions, on your schedule

    Episode 115: Extending Your Boating Season (w/ Steve Tait)

    Episode 115: Extending Your Boating Season (w/ Steve Tait)

    This week on Outdoor Journal Radio, Ang and Pete are joined by Steve Tait, Vice President of Maple Leaf Marinas to answer all of our spring boating questions!

    First, however, a bit of housekeeping was in order. Topics discussed included: Hydro Time; Service Ontario; talking to dogs; fish variants; Survivorman; whether fish change size once they die; and starting your own bass club.

    With those matters out of the way, Steve joins the show! Topics discussed included: getting your boat stuck in the ice; watching the Masters from your snowmobile; when anglers should get their boats in the water; why your boat might not be insured; taking in mud; starting your motor for the first time; dry running; barking; muff efficacy; aluminum vs. fibreglass; and much more!

    To never miss an episode of Outdoor Journal Radio, be sure to like, subscribe, and leave a review on your favourite podcast app!

    More from Angelo and Pete:
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    Thank you to today's sponsors!
    Invasive Species Centre - Protecting Canada's land and water from invasive species
    Coleman Canada - The Outside is Calling, Answer the Call.

    • 1 hr 19 min
    Episode 114: Early Spring = Bad Fishing? (w/ Dr. Steven Cooke)

    Episode 114: Early Spring = Bad Fishing? (w/ Dr. Steven Cooke)

    This week on Outdoor Journal Radio, Ang and Pete are joined by Dr. Steven J. Cooke to talk about what our unusually early spring means for our fisheries.

    First, however, a bit of housekeeping was in order. Topics discussed included: Fish Talk with the Doc; incognito entrances; carrot hands; the case against Permetherin; how electric cars will impact tourism; and the Nipegon.

    With those matters out of the way, Dr. Cooke joins the show! Topics discussed included: why snow matters to fish; why low water might be in our future; how the spring spawners will be affected; early steelhead runs; getting too much sun; choked by weeds; praying for floods; regulations adjusting for early springs; the emerging issues facing our pre-spawn bass season; and much more!

    To never miss an episode of Outdoor Journal Radio, be sure to like, subscribe, and leave a review on your favourite podcast app!

    More from Angelo and Pete:
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    Thank you to today's sponsors!
    Invasive Species Centre - Protecting Canada's land and water from invasive species
    Coleman Canada - The Outside is Calling, Answer the Call.

    • 51 min
    Episode 113: The Digital Fishing World (w/ Jay Siemens)

    Episode 113: The Digital Fishing World (w/ Jay Siemens)

    This week on Outdoor Journal Radio, the boys are back at the Toronto Sportsmen's Show for the last time this year with one of the most familiar faces in the Canadian fishing scene, Jay Siemens.

    First, however, a bit of housekeeping was in order. Topics discussed included: Muskies Canada; more weights in fish; and taking your crappie to the zoo.

    With those matters out of the way, Jay stops by the booth! Topics discussed included: getting your significant other interested in the outdoors; adjusting your plans; Uncut Angling; the ridiculous size of Ontario; hitting 1 million views; LiveScope glasses; phones replacing cameras; Striped Bass fishing; and much more!

    To never miss an episode of Outdoor Journal Radio, be sure to like, subscribe, and leave a review on your favourite podcast app!

    More from Angelo and Pete:
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    Thank you to today's sponsors!
    Invasive Species Centre - Protecting Canada's land and water from invasive species
    Coleman Canada - The Outside is Calling, Answer the Call.

    CANADIAN ANGLERS: Outdoor Journal Radio and the Invasive Species Centre are looking for your help in getting information about our invasive Goldfish population. Fill out the quick survey to help us keep our waters safe from invasive species!

    • 44 min
    Episode 112: Hitting the Ice w/ Kris King

    Episode 112: Hitting the Ice w/ Kris King

    This week on Outdoor Journal Radio, Ang and Pete are joined by former Maple Leaf and current Executive Vice-President Of Hockey Operations for the NHL, Kris King!

    First, however, a bit of housekeeping was in order. Topics discussed inlcuded: when the boys plan on retiring; the dominance of Canadian bass anglers; how we approach a new lake; and why we rarely troll.

    With those matters out of the way, Kris King joins the show! Topics discussed included: bribing our audience; how much criticism the situation room gets; John Tortorella; unknown rules; Kinger's pre-season predictions; muskie fishing; winning angler of the year; and much more!

    To never miss an episode of Outdoor Journal Radio, be sure to like, subscribe, and leave a review on your favourite podcast app!

    More from Angelo and Pete:
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    Thank you to today's sponsors!
    Invasive Species Centre - Protecting Canada's land and water from invasive species
    Coleman Canada - The Outside is Calling, Answer the Call.

    CANADIAN ANGLERS: Outdoor Journal Radio and the Invasive Species Centre are looking for your help in getting information about our invasive Goldfish population. Fill out the quick survey to help us keep our waters safe from invasive species!

    • 41 min
    Episode 111: Premier Doug Ford Talks Fishing and Hunting

    Episode 111: Premier Doug Ford Talks Fishing and Hunting

    This week on Outdoor Journal Radio, Ang and Pete are LIVE at the Toronto Sportsmen's Show to sit down with the Premier of Ontario, Doug Ford!

    First, however, a bit of housekeeping was in order. Topics discussed included: where you can buy the Fish'n Canada boat; having your record rescinded; whether game law offenders are worthy of our sympathy; and how to deal with stubborn walleye.

    With those matters out of the way, Premier Doug Ford joins the show! Topics discussed included: not raising taxes; the impact of the outdoors on our mental health; how Ontario's Conservative Party is helping preserve our outdoor opportunities; Doug's experience in fishing and hunting; his outdoor influences; and much more!

    To never miss an episode of Outdoor Journal Radio, be sure to like, subscribe, and leave a review on your favourite podcast app!

    More from Angelo and Pete:
    ► WEBSITE
    ► FACEBOOK
    ► INSTAGRAM
    ► YOUTUBE

    Thank you to today's sponsors!
    Invasive Species Centre - Protecting Canada's land and water from invasive species
    Coleman Canada - The Outside is Calling, Answer the Call.

    CANADIAN ANGLERS: Outdoor Journal Radio and the Invasive Species Centre are looking for your help in getting information about our invasive Goldfish population. Fill out the quick survey to help us keep our waters safe from invasive species!

    • 43 min
    Episode 110: Seeing our Gamefish in 4K (w/ Inspired Planet Productions)

    Episode 110: Seeing our Gamefish in 4K (w/ Inspired Planet Productions)

    This week on Outdoor Journal Radio, Ang and Pete are joined by documentary film team Yvonne Drebert and Zach Melnick of Inspired Media Productions to talk about underwater fish photography and their mission to highlight the Quagga Mussel problem facing the Great Lakes.

    First, however, a bit of housekeeping was in order. Topics discussed included: pieces of collections; cleaning fish with scissors; where all the smelt went; augmented reality glasses for LiveScope; learning to drive on simulators; and whether fish are adapting to our techniques.

    With those matters out of the way, Yvonne and Zach join the show! Topics discussed included: the drawbacks of clear water; ancient drone technology; 8K footage; what really spooks fish; how a good camera can turn you into a scientist; undocumented fish species; making freshwater sexy; the collapse of Great Lakes whitefish; naming your equipment; discovering forgotten species; and much more!

    To never miss an episode of Outdoor Journal Radio, be sure to like, subscribe, and leave a review on your favourite podcast app!

    More from Angelo and Pete:
    ► WEBSITE
    ► FACEBOOK
    ► INSTAGRAM
    ► YOUTUBE

    Thank you to today's sponsors!
    Invasive Species Centre - Protecting Canada's land and water from invasive species
    Coleman Canada - The Outside is Calling, Answer the Call.

    CANADIAN ANGLERS: Outdoor Journal Radio and the Invasive Species Centre are looking for your help in getting information about our invasive Goldfish population. Fill out the quick survey to help us keep our waters safe from invasive species!

    COME SEE US AT THE TORONTO SPORTSMEN'S SHOW!
    This year, at the International Centre, the entire Outdoor Journal Radio and Fish'n Canada crew will be on-site, meeting listeners and doing live podcasts from our booth.  Tickets are on sale now and listeners of our show can get 15% off by using the link below:
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    • 1 hr 27 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
372 Ratings

372 Ratings

c.a.h.l ,

Very informative

Let’s hope for a little more rain. Been watching you guys since I was a kid, always great content, and great show on the st Lawrence last week. What a honey hole.

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