Summer Alaskans and Fishing Tales!
The Wild Frontier...Alaska... is the topic of this retirement adventure! Many of us have added Alaska to our bucket list of places to visit in retirement. Today we talk to Dave and Donna Jauron and learn how Alaska has become their second home. These two Iowans have been in love with Alaska for over 30 years! They travel and live there every summer ! What draws them back year after year? One big pull is the fishing! We know that you will enjoy listening to their Alaska story! I think I need a little more Alaska in my life!
00:50 Curt's life lesson from his book "Fix the Problem and Other Life Lessons from a Pragmatic Dad." You can get it here: https://www.amazon.com/Fix-Problem-other-Lessons-Pragmatic/dp/1091400830/ref=tmm_pap_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=
02:50 Dave tells why Alaska was such a draw for them.
05:28 Kenai Peninsula learn about it here: https://www.travelalaska.com/Destinations/Regions/Southcentral/Kenai-Peninsula
07:08 The Alaska "pull."
08:03 Their home town in Alaska is Soldotna, Alaska. Information about this beautiful town and area is found here: https://www.alaska.org/destination/soldotna
08:14 Dave talks about the Kenai River here https://www.greatalaska.com/alaska-fishing/kenai-river and about the great fishing there.
13:03 Know the rules about fishing for salmon! Check out this site: https://fishingbooker.com/blog/salmon-fishing-in-alaska-ultimate-guide/
16:58 Dave talks Alaska weather here.
20:35 Dave and Donna talk about the wildlife that they see.
22:54 Dave talks about the other beautiful places in Alaska they visit. Seward and Homer. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Homer,_Alaska
27:29 Dave and Donna tells us their "you betcha" and "hell no" moments!