Ice fishing and cold weather hunting season has arrived! With the FreeSteps6 traction devices from Hillsound Equipment, you can get to your destination with ease. The stainless steel spikes keep your feet firmly on the ground eliminating the worry of slipping and falling. Strap on a pair of the Armadillo LT Gaiters to protect … Read more Hillsound For Cold-Weather Traction
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
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
Winfield, KS – 12/17/14 – Husky Liners, a leading manufacturer of aftermarket products designed to protect a vehicle’s interior and exterior, has re-launched their premier line of vehicle floor liners; the X-act Contour. Blind research was conducted in early 2014 putting four floor liners in front of 43 consumers and asking them to choose which liner they … Read more Husky Liners Protect Your Vehicle
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?
Apologies for not getting this out yesterday, but a hearty congratulations are in order for our correspondent Christine Cunningham. From the Kenai Peninsula Clarion: Kenai resident Christine Cunningham was still unable to process the announcement that she was the 2014 winner of the Prois Award hours after receiving the news Monday. The Prois Award celebrates … Read more ASJ Correspondent Wins Award
Alaska River Adventures Offers Legendary Sport Fishing Trips in 2015 Reservations are Now Open to Book Float Fishing Adventures on Wild Alaskan Rivers and All-Inclusive weeks at the lodge COOPER LANDING, Alaska – Put a distinct Alaskan spin on your fishing in 2015. Alaska River Adventures, one of Alaska’s oldest and most respected companies, invites groups to join us in the raw … Read more Alaska River Adventures: Enjoying Alaska’s Outdoors
When I was growing up, about all I knew about wolverines came from the movie, Red Dawn, and that the Wolverines played football on Saturdays in Ann Arbor, Mich. But the real wolverines, those fierce carnivores that are officially members of the weasel family but far more befitting of a big cat or wolf, … Read more Wolverines: An Alaskan Icon Among Wildlife