The following appears in the October issue of Alaska Sporting Journal: BY PAUL D. ATKINS I’ve always wanted to get back to where it all began – the place where I fell in love with Alaska and the beauty of the Arctic. It’s a spot on the map in the far North, where few have … Read more Back To Where It All Began
Clam Gulch Alaska Fishing Lodge and Bed and Breakfast, your Alaskan home base for outdoor adventures and indoor hospitality. Set on the stunningly rustic terrain of the Kenai Peninsula, Clam Gulch Lodge offers guests world class Alaska fishing, breathtaking views of Mt. Redoubt, Iliamna, and Spurr while feasting upon full-service breakfasts of salmon hash, reindeer … Read more Clam Gulch Alaska Fishing Lodge and Bed and Breakfast
Fishy disposal of some #bristolBay salmon? https://t.co/R9UpXqfuaM — Molly Dischner (@fishnewsak) October 29, 2017 Eighty tons of contested Bristol Bay salmon trashed in Anchorage landfill https://t.co/PmVtIajejl — /????? (@AK_news_kitten) October 27, 2017 From the Fairbanks News-Miner (via the Associated Press): Nearly 160,000 pounds of salmon from a failed Alaska fishing operation have reached an … Read more Almost 160,000 Pounds Of Contested Salmon In Landfill
One of my favorite interview subjects of the last few years was Dallas Seavey, who as pictured above appeared on our cover in March 2015. As a four-time Iditarod winner, Seavey is among the giants in sled dog racing and a fantastic guy who impressed me in so many different ways when we … Read more Iditarod Champ Dallas Seavey Says He Didn’t Use Drugs On Dogs
The following press release is courtesy of the Alaska Longline Fishermen’s Association: The Alaska Longline Fishermen’s Association will partner with the Sitka Seafood Festival to host a Fall Fishermen’s Expo in Sitka from November 7th-9th, 2017, providing workshops, educational events, and networking opportunities for commercial fishermen and the public. The main expo events in November … Read more Fishing Expo, Job Fair In Sitka Coming Up
The following is courtesy of the U.S. Department of the Interior: Alaska Day: Celebrating Alaska’s Transfer from Russia October 18 is Alaska Day, the annual celebration of the transfer of Alaska from Russia to the United States. When the initial purchase was announced in 1867, many Americans ridiculed the sale. However, in the 150 years … Read more Happy Alaska Day!
The above video clip features a preview to tonight’s season opener of Gold Rush. Former ASJ cover subject Parker Schnabel and fellow miner Todd Hoffman will square off this season. Here’s Discovery Channel with more: The gold miners of Discovery’s #1-rated show GOLD RUSH are back. And this year, the rivalry among the miners has reached new levels. But … Read more Schnabel And Hoffman Go Head To Head In New Gold Rush Season
It’s a busy time for our friends at the Discovery Channel, which is beginning new seasons of several of its popular Alaska-based series (look for a couple stories in our November issue). I had a chance to get a sneak preview of Edge of Alaska, which had irked some residents of rugged frontier town of McCarthy … Read more Edge Of Alaska Shows A Whole New Side Of Last Frontier