How about a trip to South Central Alaska in either the Homer or Cordova area (depends on where work decides I should be. I sorry I can't say where I will be until mid summer and also due to work, I won't know when I'll be off until October.) Lodging at my place is available if in Homer. In Cordova, I can't provide a place, but there are plenty of motels available. Here's whats available in each place:
Homer: Harlequin, old squaw, all 3 scoters (white-wing, surf and common,) Barrow's goldeneye, common goldeneye, bufflehead, chance at a Pacific or possibly a king if we're lucky. Winter king salmon fishing is an option and fishing for Tanner (snow crab) is a good way to end the day on the way back to the dock.
Cordova: Harlequin, old squaw, 2 types of scoters (white-wing and surf), Barrow's Goldeneye, bufflehead. Winter king fishing is here too. Sitka blacktails are around this neck of the woods so bring a rifle and get a tag over the counter for $75 and it's either sex. Depending on snowfall, it is usually done from the boat scouting beaches.
The two towns are worlds apart, but I can't control where I will be 9 months from now. I will have hunting at either place with +/- for both. PM me back if you're interested.
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