Trip Reports 2012 — Nome

There's Absolutely No Place like Nome!!!

2012 Arctic Grayling golden eagle Grayling Nome Nowhere Like Nome Pink Salmon Salmon

Once again, the Nome trip outdid itself and came through with dozens and dozens of gorgeous Arctic grayling in the 18-20-inch range, plus just as many or more pink salmon, and even some large pike to round out the options. It was great to have so many choices, but the grayling were still the stars of the expedition.   Our drive to the camp enabled us to see musk-ox close up beside the road as well as a pair of golden eagle chicks in the nest, and a cow moose who spooked as we drove by. The water was very...

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