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Choose Your Fly 2

04.21.17

There are numerous productive patterns that work well fly fishing in Alaska for the various species of salmon, rainbow trout, Dolly Varden and grayling. And by no means are we going to get into this one is better than that …

Posted in Fishing, OUTPOST, SAFARI

Choose Your Fly 2


Choose Your Fly

03.28.17

There are many productive fly options at this tent camp – mice, dries, nymphs, eggs and streamers. What you use that day will depend on your target fish species – trout, grayling, dollies or salmon.

Posted in Fishing, OUTPOST

Choose Your Fly


Time to Smile Again…

03.17.17

It’s time to smile again… the 2017 Alaska fishing season is almost here! Dust off your rods, check your waders and retreat your rain gear. (And don’t forget to check between your teeth for any bits of food!)

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Time to Smile Again…


Troutfest 2017 in New Braunfels, TX

02.15.17

GRTU’s Troutfest 2017 is this weekend (Feb 18 & 19) on the Guadalupe River near New Braunfels, TX. Family fun, fish talk, food, local and destination guides, celebrity presentations, kayaks and more. And best of all… it’s FREE. (The Saturday …

Posted in News, Photo

Troutfest 2017 in New Braunfels, TX


Best Rod (weight) for Your Alaska Fly Fishing Trip

01.17.17

We receive a fair number of questions about the “best” weight fly rod to bring on your Alaska Peninsula fishing adventure. Below are our opinions for single-handed rods at our two operations. By Trip Alaska Wilderness OUTPOST: 5, 7, 10 …

Posted in Gear

Best Rod (weight) for Your Alaska Fly Fishing Trip


Fishing Show and Presentation Schedule, 2017

01.02.17

Come learn more about our Remote Alaska Fly Fishing Trips: COLORADO The Fly Fishing Show in Denver, Jan 6 – 8 TEXAS Troutfest in New Braunfels, Feb 18 – 19 Living Waters in Round Rock, April 8, 10am Fly Fishing …

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Fishing Show and Presentation Schedule, 2017


Alaska Without Trout (a SAFARI Camp Article in The Drake)

12.19.16

Writer and fly fishing guide, Miles Nolte, shares a great story in the Summer 2016 issue of The Drake, “Alaska Without Trout”. Read the article here: “Alaska Without Trout” After guiding a few seasons in Bristol Bay for mostly rainbow …

Posted in News, Press, SAFARI

Alaska Without Trout (a SAFARI Camp Article in The Drake)


Special Selection of 2016 OUTPOST photos

12.06.16

Our good friend Chris Johnson of Living Waters Fly Fishing brought a group of Texas fly fishermen to our Alaska Wilderness OUTPOST camp in July of 2016. Chris is a fly shop owner, guide, and turns out, an exceptional photographer. …

Posted in OUTPOST, Photo

Special Selection of 2016 OUTPOST photos


2016 Guest SAFARI Camp Trip Report

11.21.16

One of our 2016 guest assembled a detailed trip report about their mid September week at our SAFARI camp. It’s full of great photography and lively descriptions about what it’s like to spend a week in a remote region of …

Posted in Guest Journal, SAFARI

2016 Guest SAFARI Camp Trip Report


SAFARI Camp Season Summary, 2016

11.17.16

Fishing 2016 was the year of the chum salmon and silver salmon – the chum run was truly impressive and we had another strong silver run. The pink salmon run was very light and the Dolly Varden fishing was excellent …

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SAFARI Camp Season Summary, 2016