Category: Hunting and Fishing in the Wild

Catching Alaskan Rainbow Trout

Fishing for rainbow trout in Alaska can be a fantastic experience. However, the conditions need to be just right to successfully reel in one of these beautiful fish. Aside from …

A Trophy Photo for a Trophy

A picture is worth at least a thousand words. When that picture captures your best quality game trophy, and all of the memories surrounding the event, you will want to …

Tips for the Bear Hunter

When it comes to big game hunting, the bear is just about as challenging as it gets. Having experience with other large game is a plus, but not a necessity …

Preparing for Hunting Season

Hunting season doesn’t have to start on opening day. Any well-trained, seasoned hunter will tell you that hunting season begins far before opening day. Taking time in advance to prepare …

Moose Hunting Derbies Under Consideration

A new bill in the Alaska legislature proposes adding big bull moose-hunting derbies to the list of approved state gaming activities. Placing hunting derbies alongside existing gaming activities such as …

Traditional Moose Hide Tanning

If you want a a good hide, you’re going to have to go moose. Moose hide tanning is a traditional and laborious practice that is becoming less and less prevalent, …

Alaska Ice Fishing is Frozen

The lakes of South-central Alaska are mostly frozen by mid-November and early December, and that’s a good thing if you are looking to do some fishing. Don’t be fooled by …

Harvesting Moose To Reduce Roadkill

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game is continuing its hunting program designed to reduce the moose population along the Mat-Su roads. The program is a targeted hunt that allows …