Guests need to purchase their fishing license online or somewhere before they get to Chapleau if on a Saturday - the license bureau in Chapleau is only open Monday to Friday.

Fishing licenses can also be purchased at Pit's in Chapleau:

Pit's Place Bait & Tackle
Martel Rd.
Chapleau, ON, Canada
P0M 1K0
Phone: (705) 864-0541

Ontario Outdoor Card:

Staring in 2009, when you come to Ontario and buy a fishing license or hunting license, you will be required to purchase an outdoor card for an additional $9. The card is good for 3 years.

This is a program that has been already implemented since 1998 for residents. The MNR wants to expand the program to non-residents.

The main function of the card is to have all your contact and license information in a database so if you come across a game warden or conservation officer in the bush while fishing or hunting, it takes them seconds to k