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Tight Lines: The quiet alternative

...weren't burdened with waders or stuck with rod tubes bungeed to our bikes. I don't think...almost guaranteed. Here you can up your fly rod to a 4- or 5-weight, or fish with an ultra-light spinning rod, for trout and Dolly Varden, fish that...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-10-15/tight-lines-the-quiet-alternativ
Outdoors
Movie review: Mazerunner

"The Maze Runner" 20th Century Fox1 hour 53 minutes So much in the way of fantasy fiction owes a huge debt to Rod Serling and "The Twilight Zone." Sure, Serling was mining short fiction of the thirties and forties, but the quirky, clever...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2014-10-01/movie-review-mazerunne
Arts & Entertainment
Cook Inlet sport fishermen faced newly restrictive fisheries in 2014

...Gease said it was the right decision for the run. For Rod Berg, co-owner of Rod 'N Real, the closure of the early run king salmon...one trip per day saw a drop in revenue; Berg said Rod 'N Real's charter captain lost 40 percent of his...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-09-06-0
News
An Outdoor View: Distractions

...The only thing I want to see right now is a blazing fireplace," she mumbled, reeling in and putting down her fishing rod.The light breeze stiffened, forcing us to cast downwind. Bill said something about no longer having any feeling in his hands...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-09-25/an-outdoor-view-distractions
Outdoors
Pirates and salmon

...tried. Other than a few spawning humpies, neither of us had caught a salmon all year.We were sitting there, watching our rod tips for any sign that a silver might be curious about our bait, but nothing was happening. After an hour or so of that, Sue...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-09-18/pirates-and-salmon
Outdoors
An Outdoor View: Long Live the King

...That may be true, but strong fishing line doesn't bring a fish in very quickly if one end is attached to a 9-weight fly rod and the other end to a 30-pound salmon.The International Federation of Fly Fishers' "Tips for Catch & Release" brochure...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-09-11/an-outdoor-view-long-live-the-ki
Outdoors
Kenai Central Class of 1984 celebrates 30 years

...30 year Class Reunion July 11-12 in Kenai. We would like to thank Anna and Judilee from the Main Street Tap and Grill and Rod and Laura Peterkin of the Upper Deck for letting us celebrate at their wonderful establishments, and Julie Hobby-Wheeler for...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-08-18/kenai-central-class-of-19
Letters
The birds have it

Here I sit next to the picture window watching Kelly dress down Ward Churchill and then Dinesh gives him a go also. Poor Ward, he sure can't find much good in America or anything America has ever done in our history as a country.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-17/the-birds-have-it
Letters
Reaching for rainbows, casting for char

...both the Kenai and Kasilof river fisheries are slow, if the fly rod isn't working there are still salmon to be had. Monte Roberts...of a chance as you can possibly give them when you use a fly rod and put a bead on it with a little tiny hook," he said...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/fishing/2014-07-30/reaching-for-rainbows-ca
Fishing
Fishing report: Still caught on sockeyes

...sockeye salmon are still the best bet for anglers on the Kenai and Kasilof rivers. Sockeye Whether dipnetting or fishing with a rod and reel the targeted species right now is sockeye salmon, said assistant area management biologist for the Alaska Department...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-23/fishing-report-still-caught-on-socke
Fishing

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