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Sled Dog Kennels in Denali National Park

03.16.16

Guides Jordan, Chris and Rus visited Denali National Park in late September after the 2015 fishing season. Because of an early heavy snow, only the first mile or two of the park road was open to traffic and visitors. But …

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Sled Dog Kennels in Denali National Park


More Alaska Peninsula Beach Activities

02.19.16

And here’s what you do after a great day of fishing off a remote Alaska Peninsula beach…

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More Alaska Peninsula Beach Activities


OUTPOST Camp, Near Sunset

11.23.15

This photo is taken 4 days after the summer solstice, the longest day of the year/summer (in the northern hemisphere). Official sunset time on the solstice is 11:33 pm, but it really doesn’t get “dark” until about 1:30 am. And …

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OUTPOST Camp, Near Sunset


The EPIC Band

09.18.15

Check out a video of “Atlantic City” (and a little banter) on our Facebook page (September 17, 2016 post).

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The EPIC Band


Remote Alaska Fuel Prices

05.25.15

Fuel prices last season in King Salmon, Alaska approached $7 per gallon for automobiles. Ouch. You can think about that next time you fill up your car in the lower 48. Reality check: jaw dropping high commodity prices are the …

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Remote Alaska Fuel Prices


Alaska Fishing Guide Bribery

05.23.15

Ever want to “bribe” your significant other to let you be away for a season of guiding and fishing in Alaska? Try a puppy. It worked for one of our returning guides, Carl, for the 2015 season. (I wonder what …

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Alaska Fishing Guide Bribery


Fishing in Alaska Inspires Band Name and Artwork

03.03.15

In November before they started heavy gigging, Chris was bogged down trying to come up with a meaningful band name. For weeks he reflected on Alaska and the many profound experiences he had over the summer, especially those centered around the helicopter.

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Fishing in Alaska Inspires Band Name and Artwork


9,400 miles. 17 states.

03.10.14

It was a Long Haul I’m home now after traveling extensively throughout the U.S. promoting our Alaska fishing camps at various trade shows, fly fishing clubs and fly fishing shops. The long journey spanned mid January to early March (with …

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9,400 miles. 17 states.


Sam Egli Awarded Pilot of the Year

02.16.14

Sam Egli of Egli Air Haul, the charter service company in King Salmon that provides fixed-wing and helicopter transportation services for our remote Alaska fishing camps, has been awarded “2014 Pilot of the Year” by the Alaska Air Carriers Association (AACA). …

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Sam Egli Awarded Pilot of the Year


Into the Wild

04.10.13

For those of you Alaska dreamers and travelers who have seen the film “Into the Wild” by Sean Penn or read the book by John Krakauer, you know what this photo is all about. For those of you who haven’t, the …

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Into the Wild