Alaska Story Project

 It’s May, 1965 on the docks of Fishermen’s Terminal, Seattle (though the same dynamic applies today) and the Alaska fishing and support fleet is painting up, gearing up, building nets, and...

My first drone was this little 100$ job I bought at the Ben Franklin store in Juneau.. A baby quadcopter, it sort of looked like a big green Preying Mantis…  But…...

Dan Joe Woodpile

Joe Upton spent twenty years traveling up and down the Northwest coast as a commercial fisherman and journalist, taking pictures, making maps, catching fish, and collecting stories. Since 1995 his books...

FT bow iced

It was February, 1971, and what would turn out to be the biggest commercial fishing boom in recent American history was just starting to get rolling on the remote, cold, and...

Dawes Trish & Dan waterfall

  August 11 – Aboard the Un-Cruises ship Wilderness Adventurer, Punchbowl Cove, Misty Fjords National Monument, Southeast Alaska: Wow.. not sure I have enough adjectives to describe this day. The silver...

EXPLORE WITH OUR BOOK/MAP SET Note: Paperback includes map, Kindle digital version does not, suggest getting map below. EXPLORE WITH OUR MAP May 13 – Onto the Alaska Seaplanes afternoon Beaver...