Brushes with death and extreme adventures have developed an intimate love within Rocky McElveen for the pristine Alaskan landscape and the Creator responsible for it all. Wild Men, Wild Alaska is Rocky's breathtaking story about the physical and spiritual challenges of life, and the remarkable adventures that come with them. 210 pages, softcover from Thomas Nelson.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 224 Vendor: Thomas Nelson Publication Date: 2007
Dimensions: 8.25 X 5.38 (inches) ISBN: 0785289011 ISBN-13: 9780785289012 Availability: In Stock
In Wild Men, Wild Alaska professional hunting and fishing guide and outfitter Rocky McElveen tells the stories of his own adventures as well as those of some of his well-known clients. The book takes readers directly into the Alaskan bush, and shares the intense challenges of a majestic wilderness that pushes a man to his limits.
Rocky McElveen and his wife, Sharon are owners of Alaskan-Adventures. Rocky, the son of an Alaskan missionary and a seminary graduate, was raised in Alaska and knows Alaska's charm and challenges better than anyone. For twenty years he has been a professional guide in that state. His knowledge of the primitive frontier along with his warm, hospitable manner adds an unprecedented dimension to his credentials as a master fishing and registered hunting guide. He is esteemed as friend by many who have been under his guide: President George Bush, Sr.; General Charles E. "Chuck" Yeager; Major League Baseball player Dave Dravecky; Bob Seiple, president of World Vision; Pastor Chuck Swindoll; and Oakland A's pitcher Mike Moore, to only name a few.