More From The 2009 Hunting Season In Alaska

Hunting season is finally over this was the longest one in several years. I spent most of August guiding float trips for brown bear on the Skwentna River then headed down to the Gulf of Alaska to Icy Bay to guide some more brown bear and moose hunts.

Some moose browsing
Some moose browsing

Small-bull-moose

We saw a lot of moose moving through these guys won’t be legal for a few more years. In one day we watched over a dozen bulls wander through.

Brown bear tracks
Brown bear tracks
More bear tracks
More bear tracks

We saw a lot of brown bear activity along the beach these were taken on the east side of Icy Bay. The people track was a size 12 boot we never saw him but we sure were looking for him.

Mt. St. Elias
Mt. St. Elias

This is Mt. St. Elias in the back ground.

Cabin at Riou Point
Cabin at Riou Point

This is the cabin that Discovery Channel used in Alaska Experiment, the one with the dad with the two daughters on the peanut butter & sugar famine.

About the Author

Chuck Lamb

Chuck Lamb

Chuck Lamb lives on a remote Alaska homestead with his wife and sons. He makes a living guiding, running a remote trapline, and writing about homesteading and other outdoor skills.