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Soldotna Hardware & Fishing awards winners of Annual Ice Fishing Derby

...this year one weekend," said Miller. At the annual awards presentation Soldotna Hardware & Fishing was packed with ice fishers waiting to claim their prizes, "We have a lot of people to thank this year for making all the prizes possible this...
Tight Lines: Ice fishing can be cool winter fun in the neighborhood of $300 or more. Ice fishing rods are relatively inexpensive, starting at about $40. Most ice fishers use a variety of jigs or bait such as salmon eggs, shrimp or herring. That is really all that's needed to get started...
Small lakes are iced over Skilak, Hidden or Kenai Lake as there is still visible open water and thin ice on the edges. On most lakes, ice fishers are allowed to have two lines in the water, with one lure on each line, however lakes that have known infestations...
Board passes 44 proposals

...some Kenai River management areas and spawning closures for resident species, and change the pike fishing gear limits ice fishers targeting northern pike at Stormy Lake. ? Proposals 229, 230, 231, 232 - Limit the area where king fishing is allowed...
Gifts that catch

...of price ranges. For the green-minded 21st century ice fisher, this year Eskimo has the Ion 40-watt lithium ion...he said. Last minute pick-up gifts under $20 for ice fishers this season include neoprene gloves, ice skimmers...
Soldotna Hardware Ice Fishing Derby has great Kick-Off at Sport Lake?

A postcard perfect arctic afternoon greeted ice fishers at Sport Lake for the 14th Annual Soldotna Trustworthy Hardware Ice Fishing Derby Kick-Off. As campfires crackled nearby, and...
Bright start for 11th Annual Ice Fishing Derby at Sport Lake

Derby Kick-off, Keith Nushart and Scott Miller assist ice fishers as Matthew Lei pulls a nice trout from beneath the ice of Sport Lake. As eagles soared and temperatures tried to rise above -10...
Women and Children First in 14th Soldotna Hardware Ice Fishing Derby

A couple hundred ice fishers turned out for the awards presentation at Soldotna Trustworthy Hardware...Christine Cunningham killed that perception this year by being the only ice fisher to complete a straight, catching one fish of five wild species and...

...Furthering her skills Gun-firing moose to snatched decoys: Commentaries of a game warden Around the Peninsula Ice fishers get nipped over regulation abuse Clayton Earl Richardson Tough choice between saving for retirement, kids' college...


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