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Dressing for Success: How to Keep Warm on Your Fishing Charter

February 17, 2022

Fishing charters are a great way to enjoy the outdoors and bring home a great catch—but there’s more to success than the right bait and the right fishing hole. You want to be comfortable and warm while you enjoy fishing charters. Here are some key tips on how to stay warm while you create memories for a lifetime: Layers: For fishing charters, layers are your friend. Start with long johns, but choose them carefully. Since you’ll be wearing several layers, you don’t want these to be too thick. Go for thinner long-sleeved long underwear so they are less bulky and... View Article

How Climate Change Is Affecting King Salmon

February 1, 2022

Climate change has majorly affected wildlife all over the world, and Alaskan wildlife is no exception.  Moose, caribou and other native Alaskan species have all felt the effect of rising temperatures. One species experiencing a major upset due to climate change in Alaska is king salmon. Native to western North American rivers, king salmon (also known as chinook salmon) is a favorite of anglers. King salmon fishing is one of the most popular types of fishing in the world; however, a recent study might suggest we’ll start seeing less king salmon in Alaskan rivers because of climate change. Higher temperatures... View Article

Fishing Charter Safety Guidelines

January 18, 2022

There’s a lot that can happen on the water if you aren’t careful, and you should always be prepared for any situation. That’s why it’s important to brush up on fishing safety before hitting the water. Below, we discuss the many steps one should take for proper fishing charter safety. Use the tips to make your next fishing trip fun and safe for everyone: Prepare a first aid kit: A first aid kit is essential for any boating trip. This first aid kit should include gauze, bandages, fabric strips, surgical tape and adhesive rolls. Anything can happen while you’re on... View Article

What to Wear on Your Fishing Trip

December 29, 2021

There’s really no place like Alaska. It truly embodies the phrase, “the great outdoors.” As beautiful and uncorrupted as the Alaskan wilderness is, it can also be unforgiving. If you’ve never been to Alaska, you might not know what to wear when you get there. If you’re thinking about booking a fishing tour, that could complicate matters as well. What you wear when you fish near your home may be radically different than what you should be donning when fishing in Alaska. This article will cover the components of some appropriate Alaskan fishing outfits. Temperatures vary The best time of... View Article

Best Bait for River Salmon Fishing

December 15, 2021

Going fishing is a terrific way to reconnect with nature. Being on or near the water offers a tranquility that’s hard to replicate in today’s fast-paced world. While patiently waiting for fish to bite is its own reward, it would be nice to get a few bites while you’re out there. One key to salmon fishing is using the correct bait. If you’ve never been river salmon fishing before, you might not know about the best salmon bait. This article will discuss the best bait to use while river salmon fishing. Salmon eggs Also called salmon roe, salmon eggs are... View Article