If you want to take a buck on Kodiak Island, you're going to have to deal with thick alders, big brown bears and steep mountains.
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Ever want to hunt Alaska by yourself? Then board a boat off Kodiak Island and fight your way through alder thickets for big Sitka blacktail bucks. Your reward is solitude, breathtaking scenery and all the snow crab you can eat, caught hours earlier in the cold water of Uyak Bay.
I just returned from a cold, windy, spectacular hunt on Kodiak. Here are some images from my experience.