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Forum: Pacific Northwest 03-26-2011, 05:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,517
Posted By AKGuide
Re: Kenai River Late Run Sockeye

Fred,

That info is from the ADF&G Commercial Forecast which pretty much gives one a good indication of what might happen in river at some point, and while not always dead on they do a pretty good...
Forum: Pacific Southwest 03-26-2011, 11:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 652
Posted By AKGuide
Re: New to the forum

Welcome Aboard Ron!

Paul

---------- Post added at 09:49 AM ---------- Previous post was at 09:37 AM ----------

Welcome Aboard!
Forum: Pacific Southwest 03-26-2011, 11:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 447
Posted By AKGuide
Re: Hawaii Peacocks and Largemouth

Stan,

I grew up over in Kona and "back then" (damn that makes me sound 'old' typing that!) and while I was out chasing Mahi Mahi, Tuna, Ono and the occasional sail we would hear stories about the...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 03-26-2011, 11:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,517
Posted By AKGuide
Re: Kenai River Late Run Sockeye

Looking good for 2011 if one looks at the ADF&G Fishing Forecast, should be one of the top five years for salmon returns in the state. Hopefully this will translate into significant opportunity for...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 03-26-2011, 11:23 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 318
Posted By AKGuide
Re: Current up-date on my corner of the World.

I thought the part about the Pacific tree frogs with the audio clip was cool.


Only Toads around here :D



Paul
Forum: Pacific Northwest 03-26-2011, 11:18 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,511
Posted By AKGuide
Re: Alaska in early July

No problem, Now if you or anyone else want to "get away" and do some Extreme Steelhead fishing, I am looking to put together a trip down on the Alaska Peninsula late this fall. But this is not a...
Forum: Mountain 03-26-2011, 11:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,789
Posted By AKGuide
Re: Fishing in Alberta.

Interesting info although these responses were all posted by the same person ;) I'll be visiting a friend in Alberta this summer and will check them out.

Paul
Forum: Pacific Northwest 01-27-2011, 06:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,511
Posted By AKGuide
Re: Alaska in early July

Getting there is actually exceptionally easy as you can fly direct to Yakutat on Alaska Airlines from Anchorage or Seattle direct, the local fly shop, oddly enough called the Situk River Fly Shop is...
Forum: General Discussion 01-20-2011, 11:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,876
Posted By AKGuide
Re: sunglass lenses

I just picked up a pair of HiDefSpex Viper Sunglasses with Polarized, Interchangeable Ballistx Lenses. I'll post how I like them and the different tints they come with when they arrive. I was mostly...
Forum: General Discussion 01-16-2011, 07:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,876
Posted By AKGuide
Re: sunglass lenses

Coper Polarized are my favorite especially in the low light conditions I often find myself guiding and fishing under here in Alaska. Good quality shatterproof lenses are a must as well as I am...
Forum: Alaska General Discussion 01-09-2011, 10:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 824
Posted By AKGuide
Re: Alaska, Float trip Outfitters

caseryan

Give me a shout we can discuss some options we have available for 2011 that may just fit the bill for most of what you are looking for.

Frank is right it can be hard to catch in one...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 01-09-2011, 07:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,511
Posted By AKGuide
Re: Alaska in early July

If the original poster still has questions about where to go in July .. drop me a line for some suggestions.

As for the Weather?... 2010 Was one of the weirdest weather years I have seen in my...
Forum: The Lodge Den 04-09-2010, 11:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,427
Posted By AKGuide
Re: Worst damage you have done to yourself .........

I just read the 'pee on the electric fence comment" and as I am sitting here I have next to me the new battery powered electric fence charger that just came if for trips over "that a way" where the...
Forum: General Discussion 04-09-2010, 11:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,114
Posted By AKGuide
Re: rod damage question

Here is a nice article on the repair process,
Build a rod, 4 - Part 4: Preparing for the coating process and coating the wrappings - Global FlyFisher...
Forum: Other Gear 04-09-2010, 10:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,252
Posted By AKGuide
Re: durability felt vs rubber?

You should be able to order vibram soles for your boots if they are in good shape and you are not wanting to part with the green for a new set, then have your local cobbler do the repair. Simms has...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 04-06-2010, 09:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,286
Posted By AKGuide
Re: Alaska to phase out felt soles

I think that you will find that the major manufacturers have already abandoned felt so everyone will be adopting newer soles so to say by default. Simms has apparently dumped the balance of their...
Forum: News & articles for discussion 03-31-2010, 06:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 506
Posted By AKGuide
Re: Alaska commended for saying goodbye to felt

Yay!

Ok, I missed this thread and posted similar details elsewhere....:) well it's thawing here (an even 50 as I type this) and I do believe in the next few days I will be able to test out the...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 03-30-2010, 09:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,623
Posted By AKGuide
Re: Question: Fly Lines for Alaskan Salmon?

I have to agree with Frank on this one. While I carry a couple different size Rio's Versi-Tip's while fishing and guiding here in Alaska I usually end up using the floating line for most of my...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 03-30-2010, 09:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,286
Posted By AKGuide
Alaska to phase out felt soles

Alaska Board of Fisheries for adopting a statewide phase-out of felt sole wading products, effective Jan. 1, 2012

The board on Friday, March 19, 2010 passed the proposal unanimously after hearing...
Forum: Forum Polls 03-16-2010, 10:57 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,122
Posted By AKGuide
Re: Do you buy or tie?

I used to tie all the time, but then along came an inquisitive future fishing buddy and I put most of the tying gear away, for the time being. As soon as I find more room as he now resides in the...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 03-16-2010, 10:53 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,762
Posted By AKGuide
Re: Whats the weirdest thing you've caught while fly fishing?

Hmmm weirdest thing caught fly fishing, usually landing nets that have gotten away from their previous owners. Did however find a camera a client had dropped in Moraine creek on a prior trip that...
Forum: General Discussion 03-04-2010, 01:17 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,316
Posted By AKGuide
Re: all in favor or would suport this?

Never mind... I found the chat room..lol
Forum: News & articles for discussion 03-04-2010, 01:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 691
Posted By AKGuide
Re: Armchair casting

Could someone post a link to the supplier of these "casting armchairs" and any accessories available I am thinking with up to 8 inches of snow expected overnight I might be needing one of these...
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Forum: Flies for Alaska 02-25-2010, 06:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,201
Posted By AKGuide
Re: The Flies Are Coming

Ted,

That should be a good trip...as I recall fishing the incoming tides as the silvers run into the river and lots of top water action ... I have several friends that have been in that area...
Forum: Flies for Alaska 02-24-2010, 06:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,201
Posted By AKGuide
Re: The Flies Are Coming

Ted: Where are you headed to in the sound?...

Boser: I used to tie but about five years ago I became a single dad and since then I have my hands full. So these days I just buy them when I need...
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