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Alaska: On the Bucket List – Glaciers, Denali, and Bears, Oh My! Did Someone Say Fishing?

Alaska: On the Bucket List – Glaciers, Denali, and Bears, Oh My! Did Someone Say Fishing?

Part 1 of 4 in our Alaska Series – Bringing Alaska to You With all the travel bans, I know that many of you are missing your trips to Alaska this summer. Whether it was going to be your first visit or you come every year, it’s still a bummer. We’re just as sad as you are – we love meeting people from across the globe who come to check out our awesome state. I […]

Subsistence Fishing: A Wedding Anniversary Ritual

Subsistence Fishing: A Wedding Anniversary Ritual

  Standing at the mouth of Kenai River in the water, I looked over the surface and locked eyes with two bobbing seal heads coming up for air. They were looking for the same thing I was: Sockeye Salmon. Since I was five my family has made the yearly ritual of driving three hours south to subsistence dip net. It’s become such a ritual that it’s how my parents celebrate their wedding anniversary each year. Last year […]