Alaska Fishing Tips

How-to plan fishing trips in Alaska of all kinds as well as how-to catch more fish, the gear needed to do it, Alaska seafood recipes and much more


Alaska Energy Authority spends $193 million on studies that misidentify fish [Read Full Post....]
Taking a moment on an early July morning from the high bluffs overlooking the river mouth, the 6:00 am start time had the beach alive with activity. A lone dipnetter was in the current, up to his neck, as an outgoing commercial drift boat going by created a wake that seemed destined to submerge this fellow. But he expertly negotiated the big swell and shortly came up with a clearly unhappy salmon struggling for freedom. [Read Full Post....]
Students from a number of Bristol Bay communities this week learned how to tie a coho-catching fly, cast a fly rod into the wind, and prepare a detailed list of supplies to bring for a day on the water with a client. Tomorrow, their new skills will be put to the test. [Read Full Post....]