Mat-Su Outsoorsman Show’s Vendor Applications

The 2015 Mat-Su Outdoorsman Show is now accepting vendor applications for its 10th Annual Show, happening March 27-29, 2015 at the Curtis Menard Sports Complex in Wasilla, Alaska. As the first outdoor sports show of the year in Alaska, the show annually attracts 5,000-6,000 customers who shop and talk with 100 vendors over the three day event. … Read more Mat-Su Outsoorsman Show’s Vendor Applications

Merry Christmas From Alaska Sporting Journal

Whenever December rolls around and you’re watching a college football bowl game or even broadcasts of It’s A Wonderful Life, you see that iconic Budweiser commercial. Even for a California native, moments like this scream out how Christmas should be: snow covering the ground amid twinkling lights and a pastoral scene. So this wherever you’re … Read more Merry Christmas From Alaska Sporting Journal

Avian Flu Discovered In Wild Birds Shouldn’t Affect Alaska Hunts

Photo by Yukon National Wildlife Refuge  As our Northwest Sportsman editor du jour Andy Walgamott pointed out, birds in Washington and Oregon have been diagnosed as carrying avian flu and for hunters there to err on the side of caution when it comes to handling birds. Alaska Department of Fish and Game sent out a … Read more Avian Flu Discovered In Wild Birds Shouldn’t Affect Alaska Hunts

Bristol Bay Spared From Oil, But What About Mining?

  We’ve been on deadline for the last few days, so apologies for just getting to this, but President Obama announced Bristol Bay, which has been in the news from an environmental standpoint for a while now, will be spared of any oil and gas drilling, but what this means for the proposed Pebble Mine? From Seattlepi.com: … Read more Bristol Bay Spared From Oil, But What About Mining?