Ninilchik River

Long days, big tides add to fishing action

Take a cosmic bucket full of solstice time, dump in huge tides along with hordes of panicked bait fish firing out of the water while… Continue reading

Forecast: Weather hotter than the fishing

It’s been a long time since the weather has been hotter than the fishing around here. With all of the fans blasting inside the cabin,… Continue reading

State Trooper Report

Troopers June 8 Alaska Wildlife Troopers cited a 34-year-old Soldotna man for not having a throwable personal floatation device on his boat. Wildlife Troopers cited… Continue reading

Fishing has been better; pay attention to emergency orders being released

The king run at The Fishing Hole has been fluctuating from being on the verge of comatose to somewhat entertaining with patient fin hunters nailing… Continue reading

Lower peninsula streams closed until July 15

Because of low king salmon runs, an emergency order issued Wednesday by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game closes all sport fishing for any… Continue reading

Fishing picking up at Nick Dudiak lagoon

Last week I reported that the king run at The Fishing Hole had been about as productive as trolling from a boat and trailer being… Continue reading

Youth Fishing Day set for Saturday

The Memorial Day weekend was primo if you were into mucking around the beaches for assorted clam-type life forms and enjoyed broiling your snow colored… Continue reading

Good clam tides, but limit reduced

The first part of this season’s premiere column will be dedicated to those of you who scour wilderness beaches hunting the infamous Alaska clam. Memorial… Continue reading

Studded tire deadline extended

The Alaska Department of Public Safety Commissioner Joseph Masters issued an emergency order Tuesday extending the studded-tire deadline to May 1 for all Alaska roads,… Continue reading

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