Author Archives: Fred Cooper

About Fred Cooper

Alaska resident at the time of statehood and returns annually; professional civil engineer and for 35 years owner of an engineering company; skipper of the Nordic Quest; author, avid fisherman and world traveler. Lives with his wife and their water-loving standard schnauzer in Portland, Oregon.

Nordic Quest for Sale

So many years of boating in SE Alaska. So many memories of great times. This site hosts a great number of them. But the time has come to end my sea going days. To the disappointment of so many friends … Continue reading

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Inside Passage 2018

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Walk-Through Video for the Nordic Quest

JMYS has posted a very nice video of the Nordic Quest.

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PHoto of the Week

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Sundowners while grilling on a gorgeous evening in SE Alaska.

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Oh what a good day of halibut fishing!

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Picking keepers from a Tanner Crab pot, Excursion Inlet, Alaska.

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The Chilkat Range from Southern Lynn Canal

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108# Pacific Halibut Caught at Strawberry Island in Glacier Bay

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