William’s 4th of July King Salmon

February 10th, 2012|Categories: Alaska Fishing, Guest Angler Stories|

From guest angler John Averett: "Ron, This is the King Salmon William Byers landed the weekend of July 4th last year. [...] I wanted to share it with everyone. Our group had the outing of a lifetime. Hope we can come back." If you're hoping to get a shot at your biggest catch in 2012, [...]

Thoughts on the Lady of the River

February 2nd, 2012|Categories: Alaska Fishing, Guide Confessions|

Guide Confessions: Thoughts on the Lady of the River Izaak Walton’s “Observations of the Umber or Grayling, and directions how to fish for them”: PISC. The Umber and Grayling are thought by some to differ as the Herring and Pilcher do: But though they may do so in other Nations, I think those [...]

A Few Short Weeks Every Year

February 2nd, 2012|Categories: Alaska Fishing, Guide Confessions|

Guide Confessions: A Few Short Weeks Every Year - the magic of late June and early July in Bristol Bay Late June and early July is probably my favorite time in Alaska. The days are long and sunny, and just about everything is in bloom. The King Salmon runs are in full swing, [...]