The Ontario government is offering residents of the province a free weekend of family fishing and free day permits at more than 100 provincial parks.

The free fishing weekend is being offered Saturday, June 19, 2021 and Father’s Day, Sunday, June 20, 2021.

Size limits and sanctuaries must be respected and conservation catch limits must be followed.

If you plan to attend a provincial park or fish in the lakes, rivers and streams of Ontario this weekend, social distancing and all public health rules must be followed.

Fishing regulations

Day use at Ontario Parks