Like the two species to which is it closely related—Arctic char (Salvelinus alpinus) and bull trout (Salvelinus confluentus)—the Dolly Varden (Salvelinus malma) is a true char that is found . . .Read More
Here’s a gorgeous video about a team of anglers who set out to find some of the largest most beautiful char in existence, wild Dolly varden. They found what they were looking for, but it. . .Read More
Here’s a pretty remarkable pair of videos from Youtube user Norman Dreger. In the first, above, a bald eagle attempts to steal the Dolly Varden that Dreger is fighting. When the eagle fails, there’s a little bit of gloating on the angler’s part, but that doesn’t last long. Watch the video below for. . .
Brett Prettyman spent twenty-five years as the outdoor writer, editor, and columnist at the Salt Lake Tribune. He also produced, directed and hosted “The Utah Bucket List” and “The. . .Read More