Experience Grouse Hunting at it’s finest at
Gathering Lake Outfitters.

Choose Gathering Lake Outfitters for the best Grouse Hunting in Ontario

If you’re looking for an out of the way place to hunt high populations of grouse then you’ve found it at Gathering Lake Outfitters. We have no pressure on our birds so they are plentiful and easy to find. There’s no need to venture deep into the woods for birds as they are often found on the edges of logging roads and clearings. You can combine your grouse hunting trip at Gathering Lake Outfitters with some fabulous Ontario Walleye and Northern Pike fishing while you are here. Gathering Lake Outfitters will make sure you have a trip of a lifetime and not waste your time with hollow promises. We are going to get you on the birds and find the fish fast.

What to expect on your Grouse Hunt

Great hunting and fishing. Miles and miles of easily accessible logging roads providing excellent access to the birds. Gathering Lake Outfitters provides you access to a wonderful population of un-bothered Grouse. It will be a hunt you soon won’t forget combined with beautiful scenery and great fishing. We will make your stay a memorable one. Gathering Lake is a beautiful site filled with many hunting and fishing opportunities.

Included in your package is…

  • Arrival at camp with a warm welcome
  • Get you started with licenses and fees
  • Meeting with the outfitter to help get you started on your dream trip
  • Updates on the grouse activity
  • Tour of the spots to start your hunt
  • Take some practice shots then hit the roads to hunt
  • Freeze your game and fish for the trip home
  • Instructions for boats, motors and other equipment
  • Instructions for fishing outlying lakes
  • Safety instructions and camp rules
  • Check-in to fully equipped house-keeping cabins, all have showers and toilets, full size refrigerators, stoves with ovens, all dishes, pots and pans, etc.
  • Get your Boat and Motor
  • Get your first tank of gas (on us)
  • All bedding and pillows are supplied, just bring a sleeping bag.
  • Access to new modern fish cleaning building is in operation with hot and cold running water and is very comfortable to prepare your catch with plenty of freezer space.
  • Live bait is available on site.
  • Family pets are welcome
  • A warm good bye upon your departure with hopes to see you again.

What to bring

  • Bring a valid hunting license and outdoors card or old US license. This is required to issue you a non-resident hunting license. Purchase license at border
  • Tree stand if required (Steps/Rope + Safety belt)
  • Gun registration filled out (sign at the border)
  • Tree stand if required (Steps/Rope + Safety belt)
  • Cameras
  • Clothes for both warm and cold weather
  • Hunter orange hat and vest (camo orange is not acceptable in Ontario)
  • Shotgun 20ga or higher and ammo (no handguns allowed)
  • Soft guncase (legal requirement)
  • Bug repellent (Muskol is good)
  • Rain Gear and boots
  • Head net
  • Compass and whistle
  • Extra Footware/Gloves
  • Flash lights (Batteries)
  • Binoculars
  • Coolers & freezer bags for meat and fish
  • Hunting knife/sharpener, small axe and pocket saw
  • First Aid Kit
  • Fishing rod and tackle, minnow bucket, net and good filet knife
  • Life Jackets
  • Soak, towels and sleeping bag
  • Food & Drink