Archive for the Family Vacations Category

Thank You for Ten Years of the Great Life in Business

The Accidental Travel Expert I became a fishing travel expert somewhat by accident as many of you know.  Our family went to Alaska on our first fishing trip back in 2004.  Our twin daughters were thirteen years old and the experience changed us forever.  We became a […]

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The Father’s Day Gift For The Man Who Doesn’t Need Anything

Still thinking about your Father’s Day gift? What is the perfect Father’s Day gift?  About now, my daughters start asking me what Dad wants.  His birthday is right around the corner, too so that is added pressure! I know there can be much emotion, anxiety and frustration […]

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Denali National Park – This Vast Land Takes Your Breath Away

Denali National Park – The Easy Road There Going to Denali National Park was a lifetime dream as I have mentioned in previous posts.  When friends ask me about that trip the top question is “how do you get there”? Getting lost traveling from Anchorage to Denali […]

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Our First Family Fishing Vacation on Kodiak

Family Fishing Vacation-Let’s Go To Alaska! “You have to hit the fish on the head with a stick,” Lisa exclaimed with her last ditch effort to avoid our first family fishing vacation to Kodiak Sportsman’s Lodge.  “I want to go fishing with Dad in Alaska,” Alex said […]

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Kodiak Fishing Seasons and Our Family Memories

Kodiak Fishing Seasons for Our Family—Like Sands Through The Hourglass Kodiak fishing seasons are part of so many days of my family’s life.  Fall is my favorite time of the year.  The temperatures cool and I start to think about all of the wonderful Thanksgivings and Christmas […]

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Going Fishing In Alaska on Kodiak Island, The Inside Passage Or British Columbia. Getting There And Back

There is an allure that cannot be explained when you hear the words Alaska and the Great Northwest. When I meet people and say I am going fishing in Alaska, nearly everyone says, “That is on my list!” Everyone wants to go fishing in Alaska. Not to […]

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