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 dodging creatures trying to turn them into pureed protein and wadda ya get? Some honkin’ size halibut and a fleet of boats on the water with bent sticks wielded by s...Wed, 06/26/2013 - 1:37pm
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, it’s like stepping onto a wind tunnel when the mutts and I crawl back inside from a scouting expedition. The Fishing Hole has been an interesting enigma so ...Wed, 06/19/2013 - 2:38pm
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 a few hungry chinooks entering with the tides. The kings are relatively undersized and could have used a few more years at sea to add some heft to...Wed, 06/12/2013 - 2:05pm
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 towed down the Seward Highway. Things have changed a bit after a series of high tides. Fishing is picking up during both the ebb and flow of the lagoon’s salt water.&nb...Wed, 06/05/2013 - 2:02pm
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 carcass into a glow-in-the-dark sunburn. The tides were so low that the hordes from the north had the option to walk across to the peninsula r...Wed, 05/29/2013 - 3:29pm
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 Day weekend should be primo for those who are addicted to rooting around in the mud and sand for a creature that’s as swift and elusive as a r...Wed, 05/22/2013 - 4:35pm
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