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Adventures of Mac Lightfoot: Things That Float

Mac has an obsession with things that float. From float tubes to one-man rafts, rubber duckies to self-bailers, catarafts, inflatable kayaks, drift boats: you name it, Mac’s climbed aboard.
Mac has an obsession with things that float. From float tubes to one-man rafts, rubber duckies to self-bailers, catarafts, inflatable kayaks, drift boats: you name it, Mac’s… http://www.fishalaskamagazine.com/blog/adventures-mac-lightfoot/advetures-mac-lightfoot-things-float/

Adventures of Mac Lightfoot: Broken Rods

Mac is exceptionally hard on gear. And breaking rods is his specialty. Sometimes it stems from packing too many rods into one large case. Graphite is prone to catastrophic failure when nicked, and when half a dozen rods bang against one another in a Bazoo…
Mac is exceptionally hard on gear. And breaking rods is his specialty. Sometimes it stems from packing too many rods into one large case. Graphite is prone to catastrophic failure… http://www.fishalaskamagazine.com/blog/adventures-mac-lightfoot/adventures-mac-lightfoot-broken-rods/

Adventures with Mac Lightfoot: The Origin

Follow all the adventures with Mac Lightfoot as he takes on the world, fishing, and wild animals. Hear his stories with the ongoing series, The Adventures of Mac Lightfoot.
In the case of Mac Lightfoot, the addiction to fishing started early. At age 2, there's documentation of a towheaded toddler, stringer of snappers in hand, beaming after a day of… http://www.fishalaskamagazine.com/blog/adventures-mac-lightfoot/adventures-mac-lightfoot-origin/

Adventures of Mac Lightfoot: Floating in the Bering Sea

The trip began with the usual amount of delays, the first of which occurred when the flight from Anchorage to Bethel was mysteriously cancelled...
The trip began with the usual amount of delays, the first of which occurred when the flight from Anchorage to Bethel was mysteriously cancelled. Mac and Silver were down but not… http://www.fishalaskamagazine.com/blog/adventures-mac-lightfoot/adventures-mac-lightfoot-floating-bering-sea/

Adventures of Mac Lightfoot: Naknek Awakening

Mac's fascination with trout began at age 10 when he pulled a 6-inch brook trout from a stream in the Adirondacks...
Mac's fascination with trout began at age 10 when he pulled a 6-inch brook trout from a stream in the Adirondacks. One day fishing the mainstem that said stream fed, one of Mac's… http://www.fishalaskamagazine.com/blog/adventures-mac-lightfoot/adventures-mac-lightfoot-naknek-awakening/

Adventures of Mac Lightfoot: How to Lose a Drybag

Mac was coming down from a monster adrenaline rush that he gained while maneuvering within, and ultimately lining the boat over, the Class IV waterfall. He and Eagle Eye, along with companions in two other rafts, had spent the better part of the afternoon…
Mac was coming down from a monster adrenaline rush that he gained while maneuvering within, and ultimately lining the boat over, the Class IV waterfall. He and Eagle Eye, along… http://www.fishalaskamagazine.com/blog/adventures-mac-lightfoot/adventures-mac-lightfoot-how-lose-drybag/

Adventures of Mac Lightfoot: Brooks River Renegade

Mac and Wally, aka The Fresh Prince of Fly Fishing, entered the rustic room and joined the other globe-trekkers for the Brooks River brown bear orientation...
Mac and Wally, aka The Fresh Prince of Fly Fishing, entered the rustic room and joined the other globe-trekkers for the Brooks River brown bear orientation. Forty-five minutes… http://www.fishalaskamagazine.com/blog/adventures-mac-lightfoot/adventures-mac-lightfoot-brooks-river-renegade/

Adventures of Mac Lightfoot: Kodiak Tightrope

Sniper earned his nickname honestly. He and Mac were on the stalk of a nice spike-fork blacktail deer and needed to close from 500 to about 200 yards before attempting the shot. Problem was the deer was sitting on the hillside looking down at the pair as …
Sniper earned his nickname honestly. He and Mac were on the stalk of a nice spike-fork blacktail deer and needed to close from 500 to about 200 yards before attempting the shot.… http://www.fishalaskamagazine.com/blog/adventures-mac-lightfoot/adventures-mac-lightfoot-kodiak-tightrope/

Adventures of Mac Lightfoot: The Queen of Kings

When you do something once, especially in fishing, luck is readily wheeled-out as the culprit. That one day where you caught the biggest trout or caught the most sockeye or landed silvers when no one else could draw a strike. Do it twice, and now skill en…
When you do something once, especially in fishing, luck is readily wheeled-out as the culprit. That one day where you caught the biggest trout or caught the most sockeye or landed… http://www.fishalaskamagazine.com/blog/adventures-mac-lightfoot/adventures-mac-lightfoot-queen-kings/

Adventures of Mac Lightfoot: Was that a Beaver?

Mac and Silver were out cruising the road system one day considering where to wet a line. It was mid October, that time when trout are looking for a last meal and ice will soon form over the tops of the lakes.
Mac and Silver were out cruising the road system one day considering where to wet a line. It was mid October, that time when trout are looking for a last meal and ice will soon… http://www.fishalaskamagazine.com/blog/adventures-mac-lightfoot/was-beaver-adventures-mac-lightfoot/