Potomac Valley Fly Fishers in Alaska



Photos of PVFF members fishing Aniak River, Akaska. - 2003


Pictures of a wonderful Aniak, Alaska Adventure.
Club Members include Ruby & Don Fine, Wanda & Fred Rudman, Donna & John Brognard and Garnet Kaufman

Donna catches the first Silver on the Kuskokwim River.
Aniak River Lodge is on the Kuskokwim River at the confluence of the Aniak River.

Donna with first Silver Salmon

Wanda with a huge King Salmon too big for her to hold ... Fred to the rescue

Wanda and Fred with King

Chums (Don & John) with Chums (Salmon that is).

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Garnet Kauffman and a beautiful example of a "Humpie" Sockeye Salmon.

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Pike are one of the 11 species of fish you can catch on the Aniak.
Don makes some really excellent Pike flies ... and they work!!

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Ruby picked up this nice one on the way to spike camp ... the fish NOT the guide Patrick.

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Guide Josh displays Fred's beautiful 24" - 25" Rainbow .. Good job Fred!

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We have some visitors at our spike camp ... shoo bear.

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Ruby and Donna having fun together catching Dolly Varden.
Hay are the two guys in the last picture around her anyware?

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Garnet with a huge Rainbow (approximately 26"), but they do get bigger.

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But not as big as the Kings. You having trouble holding that fish John?

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Donna and Guide Calvin with a true Arctic Char ... Beautiful fish Donna.

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Spike Camp on the Aniak River 50 miles form the town of Aniak, truly the wilderness.

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Wanda with guide Ludwig (Ludi) and a very nice Silver Salmon.

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Ruby with guide Zac. Another beautiful Rainbow Trout.

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Donna with a nice King. The really big one she caught we didn't get a picture.

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Don with the catch of a lifetime. Nice Rainbow Trout too.

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Back at the Lodge after a wonderful, exciting adventure of a lifetime.

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