By Chris Cocoles on Oct. 2, 2013 It’s now day two of the shutting down of the federal government here in the good ole U.S.A. And I don’t know what to make of this mess right now, and frankly, you probably wouldn’t care what I think anyway! And I’m too embarrassed to even want to … Read more Government shutdown affects Alaska outdoors agencies
Jamal Moss wants to do an in-depth study of the Gulf of Alaska’s fisheries. Here is a report on Moss’ quest. From the story: One of the goals of the project is to gather information so that fisheries managers can “begin to ask the right questions for what it is we’re seeking to monitor,” Moss … Read more Getting scientific in Alaska
These four ladies gave up the warmth of Boston for a cool (literally and figuratively) trip to Alaska. Here is their story: Looking for more stories like this one? Subscribe to Alaska Sporting Journal and get 12 full-color issues for just $19.95.
The Cowboy Mounted Shooting TM Association (CMSA) is one of the fastest growing equestrian sports organizations in the nation. Mounted contestants compete in this fast-action timed event using two .45 caliber single-action revolvers each loaded with five rounds of specially prepared blank ammunition. The family-friendly CMSA offers multiple levels of competition for men, women and children, from the novice to the seasoned professional. Organized … Read more Firearms Industry Showcase: Cowboy Mounted Shooting TM Association (CMSA)
Flying to 18 different communities daily takes commitment, and that’s what we have at ACE Air Cargo. We started out as an all-cargo airline and have been crisscrossing Alaska since 1996, delivering your mail and freight from Ketchikan to St. Paul Island to Bethel. People have come to rely upon ACE Air and ACE Air … Read more ACE Air and ACE Air Cargo news
I always enjoy reading stories like this when folks are able to do something special like these three buddies who stumbled on an Alaska guide at an outdoors show in upstate New York. And that eventually leads them to a trip of a lifetime, catching big kings and swapping stories in camp. Enjoy. Looking for … Read more Fun story on Alaska adventure
Just how important is Alaska’s seafood industry to the state? Check out this story. Some highlights: A report released Aug. 28 by the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute, and prepared by the McDowell Group, Inc., really gets to the bottom line on “The Economic Value of the Alaska Seafood Industry” with some surprising facts based on … Read more Staggering numbers on Alaskan seafood industry