Growing up in Minnesota, Paul
was exposed to a wide array of outdoor experiences.
explored the wilderness and developed a love for nature and the outdoors.
Paul attended and graduated from St. Thomas Military Academy and went on to study in South Bend, Indiana at the University of Notre Dame, graduating with a BA in Finance in 1980.
After graduating from Notre Dame, he
headed for the outdoors of Alaska and landed in Kodiak
, initially for the summer, but where he
has resided since.
While living in Kodiak he
met and is happily married to his
wonderful wife, Angie, a teacher in the Kodiak School District
Paul is a commercial fisherman and contractor besides his main focus for twenty six years, the outdoor recreation business.
He is owner/operator of Kodiak Outdoor Adventures, Inc. providing sport fishing, wildlife viewing, big game and waterfowl hunting adventures.
is Alaskan Master Guide/Outfitter #160.
Working in the outdoor recreation business and commercial fishing, Paul has been fortunate to experience much of Alaska.
firmly believes in the words of Theodore Roosevelt that "one should give back to the resource he
Since 1996 Paul has served on the Kodiak Fish and Game Advisory Committee (KFGAC) a State regional advisory committee that reports to the State Board of Fish and the State Board of Game.
During this time on the KFGAC he has held the big game guide seat and has been vice chairman since 1999.
In 2002 Paul helped form, and has been chairman since its inception, the Kodiak Unified Bear Subcommittee (KUBS).
KUBS is a standing subcommittee of the KFGAC
that was formed to oversee the implementation of the Kodiak Brown Bear Management Plan created in 2001 and any new bear issues that arise.
KUBS works with the local management agencies responsible for Kodiak's bears, their habitat and its users.
Paul was appointed by Governor Sean Parnell to be the State of Alaska Representative on the Kodiak Brown Bear Trust in 2010.
Kodiak Outdoor Adventures: Paul A. Chervenak, Master Guide
PO BOX 1961 Kodiak, AK 99615
Paul A. Chervenak, Master Guide
PO BOX 1961
Kodiak, AK 99615