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  1. How are things in Alaska...are you immune to this mess?

    Any problems in Alaska with BLM / Antifa / the left?
  2. Anyone have experience storing food on a boat?

    Food and water
    So we're a commercial fishing family and live/work on our 48' troller in Alaska all summer. But food storage is a big pain. I'd like to have a lot more food stored but space is at a premium and our cabinets are very small/oddly shaped. I'd love to talk to someone who has some experience with...
  3. Solo 1,500 mile Traverse of Alaska

    Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Hi Folks! This summer I started up at the Arctic Ocean in Alaska and hiked south over the Brooks Range. Then I paddled down a series of rivers including the Yukon, before doing a week-long portage to the Kuskokwim River. From there I paddled to Pacific tidewater. Needless to say I saw lots of...
  4. A thing I learned about water in Alaska.

    I moved to Juneau, Alaska in 2006 and instantly loved it for many reasons. The constant fresh air, the attitudes and work ethic of the locals, especially the ones who had grown up to full maturity there, and THE FRESH WATER. I lived in the Mendenhall valley and the water, as many know, is...
  5. 70 days in Alaska, no food...

    Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    I always wanted to try something like this, so this summer I had a bush plane drop me off in late June in the Kootznoowoo Wilderness of southeast Alaska, with a scheduled pickup for early September. I brought survival gear, but NO FOOD at all, only salt and pepper. It was a challenging...
  6. Link to Expedition Supply Lists

    General Discussion
    Not sure where to post this. This site lists supplies used by different expeditions in the past. Fascinating how many items we still stock today. example; "Each person traveling to the goldfields of the Yukon Territory were required...
  7. True Wilderness Survival

    Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Theres this show I watch called Vice. Was catching up on it today and watched this episode. Made me a little jealous, and a little apprehensive. In knowing that I pretty much have no idea what to do in these situations. But at the same time, it is very thought provoking. And a little...
  8. Buying Land in Alaska

    Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    I found this site while researching buying some land in Alaska: Just thought I should run it past the forum before I leap into anything. :)
  9. Moving to Alaska

    General Discussion
    Tomorrow I'm flying to Alaska. This is a life changing event, I'm thinking, and I hope to buy a pick up truck later this fall and a serious weapon for bear country. Any suggestions? I've got a good job lined up at a ski resort but who knows where the journey will lead. Thanks:)
  10. 1895 prepped for deer season, boar and Alaska?

    Rifle Forum
    I recently traded my High Standard 1911A1 FS w/ammo for a like new Marlin 1895 45-70. The gun is stock w/a 22" blued barrel and 4 shot mag tube. It has a BSA Deerhunter 1.5 scope on it. I was wondering what I would need to add/change/customize in order to get it in fighting condition for an...
  11. Alaska Highway Washed Out

    Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I admit that I often have a hard time relating to many of the issues that preppers in the Lower 48 experience. Many, if not all of my neighbors have some food stocked up, many have started gardens in recent years, most have firearms in their homes, and alternative energy is quite common (from...
  12. Any broke Truther / Survivors in the lower 48 trying to get to AK?

    General Discussion
    Any broke Truther / Survivors in the lower 48 trying to get to AK? If you are a good person and non-criminal and just are looking to survive and relocate out of the danger zone of the lower 48 and get to AK. Please send me a message and we can talk. This is extremely critical and I have some...
  13. Felony and firearms... Alaska state troopers

    Firearms General Discussion
    So I'm watching Alaska state troopers now and something interesting came up. Trooper pulls over a guy, typically asking if he had guns or other weapons in the truck. He says yes, ak and a pistol, and I'm a felon but allowed to have guns. That's what got me wondering. I thought if you were a...
  14. Alaska in serious danger!

    Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I'm sure you've heard about it by now, specially if you live in Alaska. If you haven't, there is a storm from The Day After Tomorrow coming your way. I'll copy and paste what I posted in a different thread. Serious danger for Alaska. A winter storm with hurricane force winds... Alaska faces...
  15. Alaska Members -- Don't Panic

    Disaster Preparedness General Discussion Emergency Alert System to Be Tested In Alaska Release Date: January 21, 2011 Release Number: HQ-11-002 WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the State of Alaska, and the Alaska...
  16. Wilderness Living Item List

    Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Hello all, I plan to move into the wilderness of Alaska, Montana, Idaho, Colorado, or Wyoming(preferably 1000-2000m in elevation) next fall or the summer after that. My current plan is to find an abandoned cabin and live in it until I feel the need to move on either living in another abandoned...
  17. Greetings from Alaska

    New Member Introduction
    My name is Kurt and I recently joined the board to further my knowlege of survival products out there, as well as skills, mental preparation, and techniques. Living in Alaska provides us with a unique challenge in survival. A simple back country hike on a clear day can quickly change into one...
  18. Mountain House #10 Cans - Free Shipping!

    Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Let me first say, I certainly don't want to be a mouth piece for Amazon, but I had to share this with you folks. They have a bunch of the Mountain House #10 can foods with super saver shipping available AND the prices are competitive. You all in the continental US may find this unexciting, but...
  19. Greetings from Alaska

    New Member Introduction
    I found this board via and it looks like there's plenty of good info here. The wife and I live in South Central AK, would like to start networking with like minded folks, and somehow avoid the extremists that always seem to show up to the party. I look forward to picking...
  20. From Alaska

    New Member Introduction
    I am glad to have found this site. It is a wealth of information. In this day in age information is power, so lets use it wisely. I am able to bring countless experience and suggestions to the table if requested pertaining to survival and evasion. I am 3rd generation Alaskan and have traveled...