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Angelo Viola

Freshwater Fisherman, TV Personality

Angelo Viola is one of Canada’s most recognized and respected outdoor enthusiasts. His passion for the outdoors and his skills as a creative director and producer have served him well, crafting a broadcasting career in TV and radio that spans more than 30 years. His relentless pursuit of the ultimate outdoor and fishing adventure and his ability to share the moment with audiences landed him the best jobs in the world as co-host of “Fish’n Canada,” “Outdoor Journal” and “Outdoor Journal Radio.” In 2010, Angelo was inducted into the Canadian Angler Hall of Fame, making him a true fishing legend.

Co-Host of “Fish’n Canada”

Host of “Outdoor Journal Radio”

Producer and host of “The Last Cull”



Proudest Moment

Being inducted into the Canadian Angler Hall of Fame

If I weren’t a professional fisherman, I would be a …

Race car driver

Favorite Meal

Homemade pasta with ossobuco

Favorite Movie

“Star Trek: The Motion Picture”

Favorite Lure

Mighty Mo top water bait

Favorite Boat Snack

Pepperoni sticks

Favorite Magazine

Outdoor Canada


Roland Martin

Favorite Fishing Memory

Last time I fished with my dad, he was my best fishin’ buddy

Kid Goals

I wanted to be an influencer in the fishing and outdoor industry


Any song by Kris Kristofferson, Willie Nelson or Johnny Cash

Quote to Live By

Whatever you do in life, being the best should be the standard, never an option

Angelo’s Fishing Partner

GPSMAP® 7612xsv

“My favorite combo! It has the clearest sonar images on the water, and the GPS is really powerful and updates quickly.“
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