Publishers’ Note 5
Editor’s Creel 8
Investor’s Corner 11
Fishing for a
Book Review 16
William Tapply’s Pocket Water
Featured Fish Recipe 80
Advertiser Index 82
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By Joe J. Warren
Backpacking the Karluk
Through the heart of the
“Emerald Isle” of Kodiak runs a fabled river of fly-fishing dreams.
Packing-in is rewarded with big kings as well as a sense of place and
By Scott Stouder
Confessions of a Float Tube Junkie
The secret titillation of
floating free with only bugs
and fish to distract you.
By Dave Atcheson
From Glaciers to Grayling
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By Troy Letherman
A glittering jewel flows
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territory, yielding fabulous fish and memorable events.
By Doug Wilson
Profile: Lee Wulff
A look at one of the most
of all time. Lee Wulff lived and learned in Alaska.
By Jim Repine
Inside Alaska 18
Interior Alaska has more to offer than big mountains and beautiful
scenery. Thousands of lakes, rivers and streams hold a bounty of
piscatorial adventure for those willing to explore the deepest heart of
By Amy Armstrong
Plan-A-Trip Guide 68
A Fish Alaska magazine exclusive with helpful hints, fish run-times,
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