Favorite places in Alaska to boat and fish, 3 make national list

    The Recreational Boating Foundation took a nationwide vote as part of its "Take Me Fishing" campaign. Each state could nominate six places. Alaska had three to make the list.

    What are your favorite places in Alaska to boat and fish? Three of them made it onto the top 100 in the U.S.

    The Recreational Boating Foundation took a nationwide vote as part of its "Take Me Fishing" campaign. Each state could nominate six places.

    The three in Alaska that made the list are Kepler-Bradley Lakes, now Matanuska Lakes State Recreation area near Palmer, just making the cut at 98, and two in the Fairbanks area: Birch Lake State Recreation Site and Chena Lake Recreation Area at #56 and #79, respectively.

    The number one spot in the country for boating & fishing: Everglades National Park in Florida. in fact, Florida dominates the top four slots, followed by three in California.

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