The Opener 6
Editor’s Tracks 8
Hunting for a Compliment 10
Gear Shop 14
Technical Talk 18
After the Shot 22
Wing Shooting 24
Advertiser Index 83
Hunt Alaska Recipe 84
Last Shot 86
Land Management 74
Hunt Alaska Publisher Marcus Weiner takes a look at land ownership in the state of Alaska and provides a road map of the parties involved when planning a hunt on Alaskan lands.
Unguided Hunting in Alaska 32
Paul D. Atkins tells us of some of Alaska’s hunts that are manageable without having to hire a guide.
Hunting Mountain Goats: Always An Adventure 38
Outdoor writer Bob Robb tells us why mountain goats should rank up there with the most coveted of Alaska’s big game species to hunt.
10 Steps to Stalking Success 46
Lon E. Lauber gives readers advice on going stealth to successfully stalk Alaska’s animals.
Bear Doubles 56
Associate Editor Scott Haugen educates us on the differences in hunting both of these amazing bruins.
Capitalizing on the Rut 64
Charlie Ess makes his first appearance in Hunt Alaska with tips on how to capitalize on the moose rut.