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2016: A Year in Review

2016: A Year in Review      It’s that time of year again. It’s time to look back over the past 12 months and make plans for the year coming up. This year was, by all accounts, highly successful and I am incredibly grateful for all of those who have helped me along the way. […]

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Estela Wilderness Education is Alaska Bound

Alaskan Survival Expedition 2016 This summer, Estela Wilderness Education is headed to Alaska to pair up with Mark Knapp of Mark Knapp Custom Knives for an extended hungting/fishing/survival float trip on the Sag River. Along the way, Kevin will be testing and reviewing equipment for various companies, hunting and fishing for wild game and taking […]

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Adirondack Hornbeck Canoe Paddling

2016: A Year in Review

2016: A Year in Review      It’s that time of year again. It’s time to look back over the past 12 months and make plans for the year coming up. This year was, by all accounts, highly successful and I am incredibly grateful for all of those who have helped me along the way. […]

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The Lost Photos

The Lost Photos By: Kevin Estela, Owner/Head Instructor of Estela Wilderness Education At the tail end of my Alaskan trip back in August, while sorting through gear used on a 3 week trip through the Brooks Range down the Sag River, I thought I had all my belongings cleaned, organized and packed for the trip […]

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Alaska Sag River Float Trip Journal

Alaskan Float Trip Journal By: Kevin Estela, Owner/Head Instructor of Estela Wilderness Education   In the summer of 2016, I traveled to Alaska to meet up with my friend Mark Knapp of Mark Knapp Custom Knives for a float trip down the Sagavanirktok (Sag) River. We intended to explore, hunt, fish and camp along 100 […]