This was in 1967. Gary Watkins and I went on my first fly-in hunt. We went into Fog Lakes and killed three caribou and two moose. It cost $105.00 each to fly from Lake Louise to Fog Lakes. Those were the good old days.
1967 Meat Pole
This was where we hung the meat on our Fog Lake hunt. This picture was taken about mid-way in the hunt.
My Largest Caribou
This is my largest caribou. It scored 396 B&C. I shot him the mid 70's on the Alaska Peninsula.
Shot this guy in the same general area on the Alaska Peninsula. He scored 395 B&C. While I was skinning this guy a giant one showed up. That's my luck.
Earl with his 395 B&C caribou that he took on one of our hunts on the Alaska Peninsula. This was Earl's largest.
Ron with his 390 B&C caribou taken close to Jensen Strip on the Alaska Peninsula.
One of our Alaska Peninsula caribou hunts in the 70's. (R to L) Scottie Bailey, myself, Earl Boucher and Mike Herbert all Air Force guys.
My Wife Karen With Her B&C
Karen and me with her 403 2/8 B&C Record Book caribou. She is the only one in the family with an official record book animal. She took her caribou in 1991.
John and me with his 427 B&C caribou that he took in 1991. This was the largest caribou that I guided on. He only had one small shovel.
Rich and me with his 402 B&C caribou that he harvested in 1992. We took him right off the runway at our Otter Lake camp.
Steve and me with his 396 B&C caribou he took when I guided for Rich Guthrie in 1983
Leonard and me with his 444 SCI caribou. This was my first hunter in our Western Alaska area in 1987.
The Orton Family
Tim Orton hunted with AAA 6 different times. He brought his family up to hunt caribou in 1992. They all harvested dandy caribou with Frank, the 11 year old son, taking the largest a 399 1/8 B&C. (R to L) Frank Orton, Tim Orton, Kathy Orton and Margaret Orton.
Tim and Frank Orton
Frank, Tim and me with two really nice caribou that they harvested together. Frank was 10 years old and killed a 384 B&C and his Dad's was 392 B&C.
My Grandson Greg
Greg and me with his first caribou. Greg celebrated his 9th birthday at our Otter Lake camp
My Grand Daughter Jordan
Jordan and me with her caribou that she took in 2005. We did a lot of crawling to get within 150 yards with caribou all around and she pulled off a great shot.
A Good Year For Caribou
AAA Alaskan Outfitters had a great year in 1993. We had 26 caribou hunters that harvested 31 caribou with 11 of them making the B&C Record Book. What a year!!
My grandson Jared, age 9 with his first caribou. (R to L) Sagen Juliussen, myself, Jared and his sister Jordan. What a special time.
Nathan, his dad Sagen and myself with his 376 B&C caribou. This caribou was taken in unit 20. Nathan was 14 at the time.
My Grandson Greg
Greg age 15 with his 375 B&C caribou taken from our Otter Lake camp.
Nathan And Hannah
Nathan with his cousin Hannah with their first caribou. We have videos of the kill.