Fishing Blogs

Recipes

  • scallop salad

Blackened Scallop Bliss Salad

I am a bit of a salad freak. I could eat one every day—especially when you add some perfectly cooked fish or seafood and an assortment of yummy flavors that go together well, like this one that is oh so blissful.

Articles

  • Sitka fishing

Sitka DIY: Doing Time in the Sitka Silver Mine

Editor George Krumm enjoyed his June 2020 do-it-yourself Sitka trip for kings and halibut through Fish Baranof so much, he just had to go back later in the summer to try a DIY trip for silvers with his sister, Delores and cousin, Tom. The result was heavy fish boxes full of coho and bottomfish for the trip home. If you’re interested in a DIY trip to a location smack dab in the middle of the west coast’s salmon superhighway, plus bountiful halibut and other bottomfish, read this article.

  • Fish Baranof

Fish Baranof: Sitka DIY

If you have some big-water boating experience and dream of a DIY trip to a premier Alaskan saltwater port, Fish Baranof is for you. Located on one of the most productive saltwater ports in Alaska, I know of no better location for the DIY angler to target salmon, halibut and other bottomfish than Fish Baranof.

Videos

Fishing Videos

Alaska fishing videos can be helpful resources for any fisherman, whether your just starting out or a seasoned angler. Enjoy Read More...

  • how to fillet halibut

How-To Fishing Videos

Check out these videos exploring how-to fishing tips, tricks, and techniques in Alaska.

Lodge & Charter Videos

Alaska fishing lodges and charters vary across our vast state depending on location, target species, budget, and fishing styles. Here Read More...

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