The Gathering – Gananoque & 1000 Island Chapter Event

Gananoque and Thousand Islands Chapter of Muskies Canada

In Person Outing

Date;   7 September 2024

Time; Sun-up to 5:00 PM

Boundaries;   Eastern Basin of Lake Ontario in the West, to the Iroquois Control Dam in the East.


  • Launch from any US or Canadian ramps within boundaries
  • Registration & Waiver completed online at or hard copy at the Meet & Greet
  • All Provincial and State fishing regulations apply
  • All Muskie caught are to be registered
  • Muskies, Photographed Measured Length & Girth
  • Fish registration closes at 5pm Saturday 7 September
  • Text-email entries to or 1-613-985-1966

Entry:                         $60.00 per angler, includes meal.

Special Note:
Banquet Venue Change, “Gananoque Curling Club”
300 William St, Gananoque On, K7G 1T1


  • Online registration via email and waiver portal. Payment by e-transfer to ; or Meet & Greet hosted at 6:00pm Friday 6 September at Muskie Jakes.

Awards & Draws

  • Swan Moving Trophy (member only)
  • Longest aggregate in inches of total fish caught by a single angler (member or guest)
  • Missing Friends Plaque.
  • A well complemented prize table.

Participating anglers are required to complete the following.

  • Waiver application, Electronic or Hard Copy, through links.
  • Entry fees paid via e-transfer at the Gmail account listed, or cash at the meet & greet
  • Registration is complete when payment is received, and waiver completed

Missing Friends

A celebration of our anglers who can no longer join us on the river.  Open to all Gathering participants and used to introduce anglers to the river prior to the “Gathering”. Spans the week, 2-6 September. Event ends 4:00pm Friday the 6th. (Just in time for the Meet and Greet).  Plaque is awarded to the largest fish caught through the Missing Friends Week. All fish caught are to be registered. Entries/Rules, as above.

Meet & Greet

Is hosted at Muskie Jakes in Gananoque.

Date;    Friday 6 September
Time;   6:00 – 8:00 pm
Address:  550 Stone St Gananoque K7G 2A8

Open to all registered participants and their guests.  Do let us know who’s coming so we can warn off the restaurant on the numbers.

Gathering Banquet

New Venue; Will be hosted at the Gananoque Curling Club.

Date;   Saturday 7 September
Time:   5:30 Mix and mingle for 6:30 mealtime start
Costs;  Covered in event entry fee, Mealtime guests $30.00
Address. 300 William St. Gananoque K7G 1T1               


As the time implies above, a mini meet & greet to collect information and sell tickets prior to the dinner bell. This will be a “hybrid buffet” style service. It is up a flight of stairs, and if there are mobility issues, a lift is available.

Questions.  email