Editor's Creel 6
Alaska Traveler 11
Fishing for a Compliment 12
Tackle Tech 18
Salmon Sense 20
EZ Limits: A Guide's Angle 22
Fish Alaska Fly 24
Fish Alaska Boats 26
Tight Lines 30
Fish Alaska Recipe 76
Advertiser Index 78
Final Drift 82
Ten Gift Ideas For Anglers
This Holiday Season
Fish Alaska editors give gift ideas for anglers. In a state where the whole family enjoys the outdoors, here are some gift ideas for family members who have it all.
At The End Of The Road 34
Fish Alaska Editor Troy Letherman gives us an overview of the PWS community of Valdez.
A Remote Port Fidalgo Fly-Out 40
With Valdez as its closest tie to civilization, Troy Buzalsky explores this Port Fidalgo fishing lodge
renovated from an old mining site.
The Big Weigh-In 46
Publisher Melissa Norris tells you everything you need to know about fishing derbies in Valdez.
Plus, the 2011 derby results.
Valdez: Where Silvers Turn to Gold 56
Terry Sheely checks out silver salmon fishing using two tried and true techniques with two
reputable charter companies.
North To Adventure 64
Fish Alaska and North To Alaska hook up in Valdez. Publisher Marcus Weiner shares this tale
where his son Charlie experiences his first saltwater fishing.
There's So Much More 70
Karyn Ellingson shares tales from their Prince William Sound multi-day live aboard fishing and