National Hunting Trapping and Fishing Heritage Day - September 15, 2018

Until 2018's
National Hunting Trapping and Fishing Heritage Day.

Thank you for making 2017's National Hunting Trapping and Fishing Heritage Day a Success

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What does it mean for the OFAH?

Annual recognition of the important contributions of hunting, trapping and angling to Canadian economy, identity and culture.

Reminds Canadians that abundant fish and wildlife doesn't exist accidentally.

Prompts Canadians to join a conservation organization that works to conserve fish and wildlife, and protect these heritage activities.

OFAH staff to participate by wearing camouflage clothing to work on #camoday -- the Friday before National Hunting, Trapping and Fishing Heritage Day.


What is it?

It's an official day set in law to respect and recognize hunting, trapping and fishing as part of Canada's national heritage.

When is it?

The third Saturday in September every year -- Saturday September 16, 2017

Who is involved?

All Canadians, particularly hunters, trappers, anglers and supporters.

All great fishing, hunting and trapping experiences are built upon the foundation of heritage connections, outdoor respect and responsibility. Staying true to our outdoor roots has always been the OFAH motivation to support a NATIONAL HUNTING, TRAPPING AND FISHING HERITAGE DAY.

On behalf of all OFAH members and supporters, Happy National Hunting, Trapping and Fishing Heritage Day.

Where does it occur?

Across Canada -- individuals participate by engaging in their own outdoor activities on this day and sharing their experiences. Share your stories and photos on social media. Tag us in your National Hunting Trapping and Fishing Heritage Day activities on Twitter and Facebook, using #heritageday and #camoday

How is it being promoted?

The Friday before National Hunting, Trapping and Fishing Heritage day is Camo Day, where Canadians can wear any type of camouflage to work or school to promote awareness of the national day.

The OFAH is the oldest and largest non-profit, non-government fish and wildlife conservation organization in Canada.

A grassroots organization with more than 100,000 members, subscribers and supporters, and 735 member clubs, the OFAH's mandate is to support fish and wildlife conservation and time honored traditions of fishing and hunting.

Support the OFAH

As a registered Canadian charity, every dollar goes to supporting Hunting, Fishing and Conservation in Ontario.

  • Join us, and add your support to the voice of Anglers and Hunters, heard from Parliament Hill to Queen's Park.
  • The OFAH is a registered Canadian charity, and one time or monthly donations come with a tax receipt.
  • A Sustaining Membership means a tax deductible contribution to conservation and promotional opportunities for your company.

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