Rockfish Fishing in Alaska – The Underappreciated Fish

Fishing Alaska - For the Love of the Yelloweye RockfishWhen talking to friends, family members, or acquaintances about fishing in Alaska, they immediately ask about the Salmon and Halibut. The Salmon and Halibut are well-known fish and are pretty typical in the local grocery store, so it's not surprising. These two fish are especially great …

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Colorado Fall Fishing – Jefferson Lake in Pike National Forest

The beginning of the fall season in September is always an exciting time of year. Actually, fall is my favorite season!  The leaves are changing in the Colorado mountains and the weather is turning cool and crisp. It feels good to step outside with that cool breeze hitting your face as you take pictures of …

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Do your Research – A Key to Finding the Best Fishing and Hiking Spots

Research, Research, Research – A Key to Finding the Best Outdoor Experiences including, fishing, hunting and hiking.  It is relatively easy to drive to the local lake or river on mostly paved roads to fish for stocked fish.  The problem is, that’s what everyone else does. So you are going to have a crowd with …

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Backpacking & Fishing Elk Creek – San Juan National Forest – Colorado

Elk Creek is one of our favorite places to backpack and fish. We have been fishing and backpacking here for several years and have never been disappointed in the fishing or outdoor experience. It is located in the San Juan National Forest in Southwest Colorado near Antonito.  The trail is moderate with a steep rocky …

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