Tag Archives: fly fishing for king salmon

Fish Facts: Chinook Salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha )

Written by: Phil Monahan

Alaska produces some monster kings, such as this Kanektok River beast.
Photo by Chris Morgan, www.twosherpas.com

Every June and July, anglers flock to Alaska for a chance to test their mettle—and their tackle—against king salmon, which regularly top 50 pounds and are muscular brutes after living at . . .


Photos: Father-Son Time in Idaho

Writteh by: by John Herzer, Blackfoot River Outfitters

Young Dawson rocked the cutthroats all day.
Photo by John Herzer

I took a half day off and ran over to Idaho with my son, Dawson. (You may remember his video lesson on double-hauling a couple of years ago.) He caught a pile of cutties, and I pinned. . .