Epic Blog

A Few Flies for Alaska

06.16.18

Before heading north for another season on the Alaska Peninsula, guide Drew Griffith shares a few thoughts on his blog about mousing, flies, and fly fishing heaven. See you guys on the flip side…

Posted in Guide Journal

A Few Flies for Alaska


Pebble Mine Still a Threat to Bristol Bay

06.15.18

Without your past support, Pebble Mine could already be operating in Bristol Bay. And that’s a frightening thought. But the mine has new momentum, and there’s more work ahead for Trout Unlimited and other grass root organizations to make sure …

Posted in Conservation, News

Pebble Mine Still a Threat to Bristol Bay


Alaska Guide Staff – Reminiscing and Looking Forward

06.14.18

2018 will be my 18th season guiding and fly fishing in remote Alaska. And with only two exceptions during the season and one post-season, I’ve had the good fortune to meet, work next to and become friends with a lot …

Posted in Guide Journal

Alaska Guide Staff – Reminiscing and Looking Forward


King Salmon Fishing Closures on the Kenai Peninsula

06.01.18

Important information for anyone fishing the Kenai Peninsula this summer: “A poor return of king salmon on the Anchor River will shut down all sport fishing on the Anchor and Ninilchik rivers and Deep Creek drainages beginning Saturday morning, the …

Posted in Fishing, News

King Salmon Fishing Closures on the Kenai Peninsula


Prime Silver Salmon Weeks Still Available

04.02.18

By this time of year our prime silver weeks (with 2 days of heli-fishing) are generally full. Heck, sometimes they’re booked 2 seasons out. But luck is in favor for those who want to experience some of the best fly …

Posted in Fishing, News, SAFARI

Prime Silver Salmon Weeks Still Available


A Guide’s Reflection on the SAFARI Camp

01.03.18

In his “Peninsula Part 2” blog, guide Drew Griffith (aka Machete) once again shares his thoughts and stories from the second half of his summer guiding in Alaska at the SAFARI camp. (Read his previous bit on the OUTPOST camp …

Posted in Guide Journal, SAFARI

A Guide’s Reflection on the SAFARI Camp


Fishing Show and Presentation Schedule, 2018

01.03.18

Come learn more about our Remote Alaska Fly Fishing Trips: COLORADO The Fly Fishing Show in Denver, Jan 5 – 7 TEXAS Troutfest in New Braunfels, Feb 17 – 18 Fredericksburg Fly Fishers in Fredericksburg, March 8, 7pm Fly Fishing …

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Fishing Show and Presentation Schedule, 2018


A Guide’s Reflection on the OUTPOST Camp

11.14.17

In his “Peninsula” blog, Drew reflects on his first summer guiding in Bristol Bay – vast wilderness, grunt work, and perhaps the best day of fishing in his life.

Posted in Guide Journal, OUTPOST

A Guide’s Reflection on the OUTPOST Camp


SAFARI Camp Season Summary, 2017

11.07.17

2017 was the year of the pink salmon and silver salmon. The silver run was jaw-dropping and the beach fishing for pinks was absolutely ridiculous.

Posted in News, SAFARI

SAFARI Camp Season Summary, 2017


Foxes Don’t Share With Eagles

11.06.17

Eagle nonchalantly eyes fox’s salmon from safe distance. Fox runs over and says, “Hey, I’ll share this with you!” (And takes dump near eagle.)

Posted in Photo, SAFARI, Wildlife

Foxes Don’t Share With Eagles