Brian Kerley

About Brian Kerley

Brian is a seasonal bush pilot and a writer. Among many varied occupations, he has also been a ship welder, commercial diver, scuba instructor, Army medic, crane operator, carpenter, and teacher.

2023-24 Winter Schedule

All shipping and receiving from October to May are by appointment only. Please let us know at least a week in advance. If nothing is on our calendar, we may be out of town.

2023-09-29T07:09:35-08:00By |

Special Closure on August 30th 2023

We regret our unavailability on August 30th. Our shipping and receiving associate has medical appointments that day in Fairbanks, and we have no one to fill in. If your schedule is absolutely too tight to adjust to the Tuesday before or the Thursday after, and you

2023-08-25T06:06:43-08:00By |

Winter Notice – November to May

All drop-offs and pick-ups are by appointment only. Please call at least a day ahead to schedule a meeting. Due to severe winter conditions and limited travel from November to May, we need preparation to pre-heat vehicles, clear snow, etc. Thank you for your cooperation.

2022-10-20T06:54:05-08:00By |

New Preferred Dealers – Welcome

We would like to welcome our two new Preferred Dealers who will assist customers in shipping privately owned firearms.   North Dakota - Hunter Firearms LLC – 6163 HWY 8 S, PO BOX 1256 – STANLEY, ND  58784 – 701-628-4570 – –   Washington -

2020-07-19T11:19:11-08:00By |

Memorial Day Monday Closure

As we currently have no reported incoming packages due to arrive until Tuesday, May 26, 2020, we will be closed for the holiday. We have no scheduled outbound customers traveling over the holiday weekend as well. We are still available for business on Saturday, May 23rd

2020-05-21T10:54:20-08:00By |

Arctic Adventures in a Vintage Land Cruiser

Here are links and intro to an Alaska Adventure article written by author and traveler, Mike Perez. Arctic Adventures in a Vintage Land Cruiser During the summer of 2018, my wife and I embarked on an Alaska trip. We thought we’d be gone for about four weeks. 

2020-03-16T11:04:31-08:00By |

Can You Mail a Gun? US Gun Shipping Laws

In this article we talk about “how to ship guns to Alaska” but these guidelines apply whether you are shipping your gun to Alaska, or to and from any other state. Alaska is a state with many opportunities. Many people come in and out of the

2023-06-10T10:02:11-08:00By |

Denied Insurance Because We Ship Guns

We recently acquired two vehicles for our gun shipping business and thought we could add them on our auto insurance policy or, at least, start a new policy for Alaska Gun Shipping LLC. The associate with whom I spoke asked the nature of our business and

2019-05-09T06:27:01-08:00By |