NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. PURCHASE WILL NOT ENHANCE CHANCES OF WINNING. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries timely received by Sponsor. Contest begins at 12:01 AM (AKT) on June 26, 2020 and ends at 11:59 PM (AKT) on July 10, 2020 (the Contest Period).

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, Facebook or Instagram. Any questions, comments, or complaints regarding the promotion will be directed to Sponsor, not Facebook or Instagram.

ELIGIBILITY: Open and offered only to persons who are legal residents of, and reside in, the continental United States and Alaska (excluding Florida, New York and Rhode Island), and are 18 years or older when the Contest begins. Employees and directors of Fish Alaska Publications, LLC. (“Sponsor”), Accurate Advantage, Alaskan Fishing Adventures, AshBreez Boatworks, Bear Trail Lodge, Best Western/Kodiak Compass Suites, Big Dan’s Fishing Charters, DiamondBlade Knives, Fish Alaska, FisheWear, Hewescraft, Highway 3 Angler, Hunt Alaska, Kenetrek Boots, Kodiak Legend’s Lodge, Mantus Marine, The Muck Boot Company, Nushagak River Advenutures Lodge, Rogue Jet Boatworks, Gunwerks, KastKing, Naknek River Kamp/Katmai Trophy Lodge, LeeLock, Surveyors Exchange, Sea Eagle, Skinner Sights, LLC, Three Bears Alaska, Vortex Optics, Whittier Marine Charters, Women’s Flyfishing, and/or XTRATUF, Gunwerks, KastKing, Soldotna Trustworthy Hardware & Fishing, Kodiak Combos (collectively, the Prize Donation Participants ) and each of their parent entities, subsidiaries and affiliated companies, advertising, promotion, or production agencies, Web masters and Web suppliers (and their respective IRS dependents, immediate family members and individuals residing in their same household) are not eligible to participate. Void where prohibited. By participating, entrants agree to these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and the Promotional Participants and waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Contest or these Official Rules.

HOW TO ENTER: Enter the prize drawing during the Contest Period by visiting the Sponsor’s website (www.thinkoutside.fishalaskamagazine.com) and completing and submitting the official web page entry registration form. Entries must be received no later than 11:59 PM (AKT) on July 10, 2020. Sponsor computer will be the official time clock for the Contest. Any attempt at email or other Internet entry is void.

Limit one (1) entry per person. Sponsor, prize donation participants, their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, distributors, participating retailers and advertising and promotion agencies, and all of their respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees, agents and representatives (collectively, “Released Parties”) are not responsible for illegible, damaged, lost, late, delayed, deleted, incomplete, stolen, misdirected, or undeliverable entries, or for the incorrect or inaccurate entry information whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking, theft or destruction, or unauthorized use of the applicable Web site, or by equipment or programming used in this Contest, printing, human processing or other error or omission; or for any error, interruption or unavailable network, server, satellite, Internet Service Provider (ISP), Web site, or other connections; or for miscommunications, failed computer, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure; or for jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions, computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties; or for any other errors of any kind, whether human, mechanical, electronic or network.

Entries are null and void and will be rejected if not obtained in accordance with these rules and through authorized, legitimate channels, or if they are from other games or contests, if they are copied, computer generated, or mechanically reproduced, or if any part of an entry is counterfeited, illegible, mutilated or tampered with in any way, or if they contain or reflect printing, typographical, mechanical, or other errors. Should any portion of the Contest be, in Sponsors sole opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of entries. Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend or terminate the Contest, and select winners from eligible entries received prior to action taken or as otherwise deemed fair and appropriate by Sponsor.

DRAWING: Sponsor will conduct a random drawing on or about 12:00 PM (AKT) on July 15, 2020 from all eligible entries timely received by Sponsor. Participants need not be present at the drawing to win. The decisions of the Sponsor are final and binding in all matters relating to this Contest. The potential winners will be notified via email or telephone, at the email or telephone number provided by the participant,, on or about July 15, 2020. Following the notification, the winner has seven (7) days to respond to the Sponsor. If the winner does not respond within the seven (7) day period, or does not or cannot meet Eligibility requirements, the prize will be forfeited by the winner and an alternate winner will be drawn, who will also be given seven (7) days to respond or another alternate winner will be drawn with the same process until a winner is determined.


Nushagak River Adventures: 4-day, 4-night stay for two to lodge, guided fishing, meals, fish processing (up to ~50lbs per guest), floatplane service from Dillingham, AK, to lodge. Not included: airfare/travel expenses to/from Dillingham, fishing license or king stamp, gratuities.

Bear Trail Lodge: trip of a lifetime to lodge on Naknek River in Bristol Bay, value up to $7400 applied towards stay and number of guests desired. Dates based on availability, some restrictions apply.

Kodiak Legends Lodge: 5-night, 4-day trip for one, June 2021 dates TBD, includes accommodations, fish processing, and all meals. Not included: airfare/travel expenses to or from Larsen Bay, fishing licenses, tags, or gratuities.

Big Dan’s Fishing Charters: Halibut and salmon combo trip for two out of Homer, lodging for two nights in Soldotna, dates 05/05/2021–06/20/2021. Based on availablility, some restrictions apply. Valued at $1100.

Vortex Optics: Win a Razor HD LHT 3-15×50 riflescope. Valued at $1499.99.

Sea Eagle: Win a FishSUP FS126 Start Up Package. Valued at $899.

Whittier Marine Charters: Win a half day boat rental from the Port of Whittier. Rental includes a couple of shrimp pots.

Best Western / Kodiak Compass Suites: two-night stay at either Best Western Kodiak Inn, Best Western Bidarka Inn (Homer, AK), or Kodiak Compass Suites. Includes free continental breakfast. Based on availability. Some restrictions apply.

Three Bears Alaska: Win a Stainless Steel Kimber Micro 9 Raptor. No cash value. Winner must be able to pass the federal background check and pick up the gun at one of the Alaska-based Three Bears Outpost locations. Retail value of $889.

Surveyors Exchange: Zoleo device w/ 90-day subscription.

Kenetrek Boots: Win a pair of Kenetrek Mountain Guide NI boots. Retail value is $480. No cash value.

Accurate Advantage: Gift card value of $350 to be used for any live or digital training course, range fees, gun rentals, ammo purchase, or anything in their gear shop online. Also includes Logo T Shirt (LG), 20oz. thermal insulated tumbler.

Mantus Marine: Gift certificate value of $350 to the Mantus Marine Store. No cash value.

Skinner Sights, LLC: Skinner Optics scope, 1×6 magnification, 30mm tube.

AshBreez Boatworks: Standard Horizon portable HX210 VHF radio.

FisheWear: Gift card value of $50. No cash value.

Women’s Flyfishing: two (2) winners will each receive beginner flyfishing classes for two. No cash value. No substitutions.

The Original Muck Boot Company: two (2) winners will each receive a pair of boots in their choice of size and style.

DiamondBlade Knives: two (2) winners will each receive one Pro Boning knife.

XTRATUF: two (2) winners will each receive any pair of boots.

Soldotna Hardware and Fishing: two (2) winners, One will receive an Okuma Kenai Red 8wt. Fly Rod with Okuma SLV reel, the other will get a G•Loomis E6X Salmon Rod

Rogue Jet Boatworks: Jacket, sweatshirt, hat, bucket fillet knife, and travel mug.

Highway 3 Angler: Fly box with a dozen (12) flies tied by fly-fishing guide Ben Rowell.

Hewes Marine Company: Jacket, sweatshirt, hat, bucket fillet knife, and travel mug.

Leelock Anchor Systems: Gift certificate valued at $100.

Gunwerks: 50% off custom Gunwerks ClymR or Magnus stock.

KastKing: Krome series rod.

Fish Alaska & Hunt Alaska: ten (10) winners will receive a one-year subscription to Fish Alaska and Hunt Alaska magazines.

Items not included in the Prizes include, but are not limited to: Airfare to Alaska, Alaska fishing license and/or king salmon stamp, travel to destination(s) not mentioned on Giveaways page (thinkoutside.fishalaskamagazine.com/giveaways) or additional travel expenses, if needed, gratuity for guides and staff, shipping fish from Alaska unless otherwise noted, and alcoholic beverages. For questions, please call 1-877-220-0787.

Total approximate retail value (ARV) of the prizes varies. Any difference between the stated ARV and the actual value, if any, will not be awarded. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries timely received by Sponsor.

Winner(s) must be eligible to obtain any required fishing licenses or permits, as well as be able to receive any applicable controlled materials (ie. firearms) at the Sponsor’s or respective Promotional Participants’ location in Alaska, be able to legally possess such material(s), and pass any and all required background checks required by Sponsor, Promotional Participant, or any governing federal, state, and/or local laws. In-person trips such as fishing or classes may be videotaped as potential promotional video. If winner cannot participate or if the winner is not eligible to obtain any required licenses or permits, the prize in its entirety will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate winner selected by random from all remaining eligible entries timely received; provided Sponsor may extend such booking date in its sole and absolute discretion if verification of a winner makes such booking date impractical. Winner must comply with any and all federal, state and local laws and regulations, and complete all required paperwork, along with all liability waivers prior to prize fulfillment. PARTICIPANTS ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT THE PRODUCTS INCLUDED IN PRIZE(S) ARE PROVIDED BY THE RELEASED PARTIES AS IS AND WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, GIVEN BY THE RELEASED PARTIES.

All expenses not specified herein are the sole responsibility of the winner. Expenses which are known and not included are gratuities, travel not expressly included in prize, any overnight lodging in route to or from either trip if applicable, taxidermy, fish shipping, luggage, excess baggage fees on airlines (including without limitation any excess baggage required on return flights to transport caught fish), alcoholic beverages, and all applicable federal and state taxes. Winner must sign eligibility and liability release documents, including a completed W-9, prior to the disbursement of the prize. Sponsor will provide the winner with the corresponding IRS Form 1099 by the required IRS deadlines.

Any other prize details will be at the sole discretion of the Sponsor and/or Promotional Participants. Winners may not substitute, assign or transfer the prize, or redeem the prize for cash, but Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any aspect of the prize with an item of equal or greater value for any reason in Sponsor’s sole discretion.

CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION: Participants agree (a) to abide by these rules and all decisions of Sponsor and the Promotional Participants which shall be final in all respects relating to this Contest; (b) that Released Parties will have no liability whatsoever for, and shall be held harmless by participant against any liability for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind to persons, including death, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or participation in this Contest or any Contest related activity; or for any typographical or other error in the printing, offering or announcement of any prize via entry forms, posters or any other media; (c) except where legally prohibited, to grant (and agree to confirm that grant in writing) permission for the Released Parties and those acting under their authority to use his/her name, photograph, voice and/or likeness, for advertising, trade and/or publicity purposes without additional compensation in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide and on the Internet, without notice, review or approval; (d) that the Released Parties may collect the personal information submitted by participants, and use the information for sales and marketing purposes; (e) that if winner does not respond to Sponsor’s notification given as set forth in the paragraph titled Drawing above, or if Sponsor is unable to provide notice to winner as set forth in the paragraph titled Drawing for any reason, the prize will be forfeited in its entirety and may be awarded to an alternate winner selected by random from all remaining eligible entries timely received, (f) that winner will be required to complete, sign, and return a prize verification, Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Release and, where lawful, a Publicity Release within five (5) days of receipt and that if documents are not returned by winner on a timely basis, or if any prize notification or prize is returned as non-deliverable on account of inaccurate or incomplete entry information or otherwise, or if winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, the prize will be forfeited in its entirety and may be awarded to an alternate winner selected by random from all remaining eligible entries timely received; (g) if no alternate winner can be selected for a given prize, for any reason in the Sponsor’s sole discretion, the prize will be forfeited in its entirety and will not be awarded to any Contest participant; (h) Sponsor may disqualify anyone from participating in the Contest or winning a prize if, in their sole discretion, they determine that such person is attempting to undermine, tamper with, or abuse any aspect of the Contest, by cheating, deception or other unfair playing practices, or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrant or Sponsor’s representatives and Sponsor reserves the right to terminate such participant’s eligibility; and (i) to opt in to the e-mail database for both Sponsor and Promotional Participants.


SPONSOR: Fish Alaska Publications, LLC, 10421 VFW Rd., Ste. 102, Eagle River, AK 99577.

PROMOTIONAL PARTICIPANTS: Accurate Advantage, PO BOX 242373, Anchorage, AK 99524; Alaskan Fishing Adventures, PO Box 508, Sterling, AK 99672; AshBreez Boatworks, 3705 Arctic Blvd., #106, Anchorage, AK 99503; Bear Trail Lodge, PO Box 221, King Salmon, AK 99613; Best Western Kodiak Inn, 236 Rezanof W., Kodiak, AK 99615, Big Dan’s Fishing Charters, PO Box 2973,  Soldotna, AK 99669; DiamondBlade Knives, 3100 Airport Dr., Dension, TX 75020; FisheWear / Women’s Flyfishing, 4011 Arctic Blvd., Ste. C, Anchorage, AK 99503; Hewes Marine Company, 1445 N. Hwy., Colville, WA 99114; Highway 3 Angler, 3265 S. Heritage Farm Rd., Wasilla, AK 99654; Kenetrek Boots, 96 Northstar Ln., Bozeman, MT, 59718; Kodiak Legends Lodge, PO Box 128, Larsen Bay, AK 99624; Mantus Marine, PO Box 1109, Seabrook, TX 77586; Muck Boots / XTRATUF / Honeywell Safety Products, PO Box 982322, El Paso, TX 79998; Fish The Nush, LLC., PO Box 1540, Apex, NC 27502; Rogue Jet Boatworks, 2845 Merry Ln., White City, OR 97503; Sea Eagle, 19 N. Columbia St., Port Jefferson, NY 11777; Skinner Sights, LLC., PO Box 1810, St. Ignatius, MT 59865; Three Bears Alaska, 445 N. Pittman Rd., Ste. B, Wasilla, AK 99654; Vortex Optics, One Vortex Dr., Barneveld, WI 53507; Whittier Marine Charters, PO Box 2693, Soldotna, AK 99669; Gunwerks, PO Box 1884, Cody, WY 82414; KastKing, 425 Oat St., Garden City, NY 11530; LeeLock Anchor Systems, Ferndale, WA 98248; Naknek River Camp, King Salmon, AK 99613; Surveyors Exchange, 3695 Springer St., Anchorage, AK 99503

You understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor and Promotional Participants which may be used in future promotional programs. By entering contest, you give permission to be added to our email database and can opt out at any time.

Please direct any questions or comments regarding this Contest to Sponsor at PO Box 772424, Eagle River, AK 99577.