Will the Chinook Take a Fly? by Roderick Haig Brown

From 1967, this article, written by Roderick Haig Brown, was featured in the first issue of long-time magazine Salmon Trout Steelheader. It details Haig-Browns surmising on chinook and their reaction to flies and lures. He discusses fishing for Chinook on Vancouver Island (Canada) and talks about his experiences landing giant king salmon on light fly rods.

As fly fishing lines and technology has improved in the decades since the story brings a unique perspective. Listen to the Podcast and please subscribe on Youtube.

This podcast episode is narrated by Lucas Holmgren.


1 comment

  • Thanks, very cool… Great to listen to on my birthday…!!! Fish on

    Bobby McCue

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