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Yeah, Boy!

06.09.17

A sign of what’s to come this Alaska fishing season…

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Yeah, Boy!


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 …

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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.

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Choose Your Fly


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


OUTPOST Camp Season Summary, 2016

10.27.16

Fishing Overall, 2016 was another incredibly strong season of fly fishing in Bristol Bay at our Alaska Wilderness OUTPOST camp. In late June and early July, the rainbow trout fishing was exceptionally strong in our home creek – a notch …

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OUTPOST Camp Season Summary, 2016


Oops.

03.30.16

Remember… kneel down in shallow water when handling a fish for a photo. If you do drop it the fish doesn’t have far to fall, and the cushion of some water is way better than a head dive onto the …

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Oops.


Fly Fishing for Salmon from a Beach

02.17.16

It’s sunny and warm in Texas and it made me think about beach fishing for salmon on the Alaska Peninsula…

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Fly Fishing for Salmon from a Beach


Catch More Fish – part 2

01.15.16

Like to catch LOTS of fish or want to hook somebody on fishing? Fish Alaska during the pink salmon run – prime time is mid July to mid (sometimes late) August at our SAFARI camp. Even though they are the …

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Catch More Fish – part 2


New Year’s Resolution – Catch More Fish

01.01.16

2015 offered the largest pink salmon run we’ve ever seen and the best silver salmon run we’ve seen in 10 years at our SAFARI camp (see the 2015 season summary for more info). The photo above shows how many fish …

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New Year’s Resolution – Catch More Fish


Yes, Grayling do Eat Mice Patterns

12.12.15

Fishermen at our OUTPOST camp are really shocked when they find out grayling in Alaska eat mice patterns as well. In fact, the eat the crap out of them… sometimes enough to provide all day long action.

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Yes, Grayling do Eat Mice Patterns