Trip Reports 2011 — Northwest Adventures Camp

There's No Place Like Nome

2011 Arctic Grayling Grayling Niukluk River Nome Northwest Adventures Camp Nowhere Like Nome Ophir Creek

Notable Nome was waiting for us with our shuttle to the Northwest Adventures Camp standing by. Tom and Hunter had the boats ready to go when we reached the settlement of Council and we headed straight to camp. It had been raining for 3-weeks straight, and the water was high and pretty dirty, but we had high hopes for clearer days. The Niukluk River usually goes down quickly after a storm so we kept our fingers crossed. After a quick lunch we headed out to see if the Arctic grayling would welcome us in spite of the poor conditions. We...

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