Alaska King Crab Fishing

September 23, 2008 11:00 PM | Alaskan Photo Tours

alaska king crab fishing
Im trying to get into the business of fishing for crab in Dutch Harbor Alaska. Opies mainly fish and king crab, but th?

Im trying entering the crabbing business in Dutch Harbor Alaska. Opies mainly fish and king crab, but this is not negotiable. Like the ships you see the deadliest catch. Any help is welcome. Thanks!

Here is a great article about crab Fishing In Alaska. A great deal of interesting photos, too!


Working on the Edge: Surviving In the World's Most Dangerous Profession: King Crab Fishing on Alaska's High Seas


Working on the Edge: Surviving In the World’s Most Dangerous Profession: King Crab Fishing on Alaska’s High Seas


$7.49


No profession pits man against nature more brutally than king crab fishing in the frigid, unpredictable waters of the Bering Sea. The yearly death toll is staggering (forty-two men in 1988 alone); the conditions are beyond most imaginations (90-mph Arctic winds, 25-foot seas, and super-human stretches of on-deck labor); but the payback, if one survives can be tens of thousands of dollars for a mon…

Alaska Challenge: Chronicles of an Alaskan King Crab Fisherman


Alaska Challenge: Chronicles of an Alaskan King Crab Fisherman


$15.99


ALASKA CHALLENGE chronicles twenty-five years of flying and commercial fishing in Alaska. It is a true adventure story that embraces the danger and daring of fishermen and pilots as they seek Alaska’s bounty in conditions that are often treacherous and fatal. It documents the deadly trade and the mother lode of King crab on the ocean floor. Boats, airplanes and Mother Nature at her worst come aliv…

The Greenhorn's Guide to Alaska Fishing Jobs: Step-by-step guide to employment in the Alaskan fisheries - salmon, halibut, crab, cod, pollock, deck hand & processor jobs


The Greenhorn’s Guide to Alaska Fishing Jobs: Step-by-step guide to employment in the Alaskan fisheries – salmon, halibut, crab, cod, pollock, deck hand & processor jobs


$36.67


Since 1992, “The Greenhorn’s Guide to Alaska Fishing Jobs” has helped thousands of job seekers find fishing jobs in Alaska. In fact, many members of the Alaskan commercial fishing industry simply refer to the guide as “The Book” that people read when looking for fishing jobs. This greatly expanded version of “The Greenhorn’s Guide”, updated in 2013, is the first official ISBN-registered version of…































Dutch Harbor, Alaska King Crab Long Sleeve T-Shirt


Dutch Harbor, Alaska King Crab Long Sleeve T-Shirt



A unique Dutch Harbor, Alaska long sleeve t-shirt featuring the phrase, “Keep Calm and Catch King Crab”. King crab fishing is one of the deadliest jobs in the world! A great gift for reality tv fans, fisherman, Dutch Harbor, Alaska residents, travelers to Alaska, and family or friends. This is an excellent souvenir or gift! This long sleeve t-shirt is available in unisex sizes (mens and womens) an…


Dutch Harbor, Alaska King Crab T-Shirt


Dutch Harbor, Alaska King Crab T-Shirt


$19.99


A unique Dutch Harbor, Alaska t-shirt featuring the phrase, “Keep Calm and Catch King Crab”. King crab fishing is one of the deadliest jobs in the world! A great t-shirt for reality tv fans, fisherman, Dutch Harbor, Alaska residents, travelers to Alaska, and family or friends. This is an excellent souvenir or gift! Love this shirt? This t-shirt can be your newest shirt. Artistic graphic t-shirt fo…

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