Join the APHA

Dedicated to the conservation of our
wildlife resources.

The Alaska Professional Hunters Association (APHA) is the only professional guide industry organization in Alaska. We are committed to defending, preserving and promoting Alaska’s professional guide industry against the many perils that face us on a daily basis and have been doing so with the help of our conservation partners for over 40 years. We are the leading organization guarding nonresident hunting rights in Alaska and are dedicated to the conservation of Alaska’s Wildlife Resources. APHA consists of your peers and we need your participation to be as strong and effective as we possibly can.

Some Membership Benefits of Joining APHA:

  • 1 year subscription to the Alaska Professional Hunter Magazine. 
  • Participation in Regional BOG and “member concern” teleconferences and surveys.
  • Voting rights at special and annual meetings. 
  • Email alerts on a wide variety of issues, plus summaries from board of director meetings.
  • Use of the APHA logo on your website and literature.
  • Free “For Sale” and “Help Wanted” advertising in the Guide Post section of our website.
  • A free guide listing in each issue of our magazine The Alaska Professional Hunter.
  • A free guide listing on our website,, with direct links to your website.
  • *A 20% discount on magazine advertising or 30% on consecutive magazine advertising. 
  • *Up to 2 hunter gallery photos per issue in our magazine. 
  • *Participation in SCI’s Guide and Outfitter Insurance Program (some Guides have seen savings as high as 30% over traditional Insurance Programs). 
  • *Participation in the SCI /APHA Animal Awards Program.

*Indicates additional benefits to participating NRHPF professional members. All new professional members will receive full benefits their first year whether or not they participate in the program.