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There are few places in the world like Alaska in mid-September, with fat rainbows in the streams and the silvers pushing into the fresh from the briny. Anglers Journal just returned from an unforgettable week at the consummate Rainbow King Lodge on Lake Iliamna, which is located at the epicenter of trophy rainbow country. Look for a full report in the Winter issue of Anglers Journal. Video by Rick Rysso.


Young guide finds a home on the rivers of Alaska.

Northern Gravity

It was close to midnight on the Fourth of July, and the sun was drawing its curtain for the day.

1.New Zealand guide Scott Murray holds Nick Price’s 8½-pound brown trout, which tore up waterfall-like rapids with ease.

“I call it getting freight-trained”

Guide Nick Price has hooked a lot of trout, but none fought like this one


Out There

Two guides embark on a “Jungle Creek” expedition in the southwest Alaska bush before their summer work season begins. Their holy grail is an untouched rainbow fishery.


Wilderness Fishing

Big, beautiful Dolly Vardens, a remote river, gin-clear water and great fishing highlight this video.

The memory of fish

Dick Goin’s long battle to restore salmon to Washington’s Elwha River is the subject of the recently released full-length film The Memory of Fish

Plenty of elbow room in expansive Wood-Tikchik State Park in the Bristol Bay region of Alaska.

Call of the Wild

Sage advice for those planning to fish Alaska or British Columbia