All text, photographic and drawn material is the original work of the indicated authors, material is used by permission. Material is copyrighted by their respective authors, all rights reserved.
If you believe that any material here infringes, please contact the webmaster to address the issue.
Please keep comments respectful and avoid profanity or personal attacks. We reserve the right to delete any comments we feel are inappropriate.
Feel free to link to NordicQuest.com. We are selective in our outgoing links. Requests for commercial links or link exchanges are usually ignored.
Category Archives: Fishing
108# Pacific Halibut Caught at Strawberry Island in Glacier Bay
Well, the halibut regulations for SE Alaska waters are finally available and after some rather historic deliberations are pretty much the same as 2017. That is, if you are a non-guided sport fisherman. You are not so lucky if you … Continue reading
Over the next four weeks the Nordic Quest will be stalking trophy kings in the Noyes, Lulu and Baker Island area on the west side of Prince of Wales. We have wanted to do this for a long time and … Continue reading
On the dry, wrapped and heated, the Nordic Quest is ready for anything that the winter months in Juneau can send her way. In med-September we hauled out the Nordic Quest at the new Auke Bay facility. We performed end … Continue reading
Alaskan fishing… The cold and the rain, the misery and deprivation, the warm sticky buns straight from the oven…
Getting boarded and inspected does not happen often, but it does happen. We were anchored and bottom fishing near Tenakee when we noted an official looking vessel. Wait? Is it headed headed straight at us? Yes. As it neared we … Continue reading
When trolling for salmon the bridge can be a wee bit quiet. Not much to do, why not explore the features of the Furuno navigation system? A very cool feature! It appears you can color code the track based on … Continue reading