Times and issues change, as have opinions over the reduced stocking numbers of salmon in Lake Michigan. “Anglers and state fish managers are talking more about sustainability. Better to have a steady and predictable supply of fish. Boom-and-bust cycles are costly to anglers, lakeshore communities and the state.”
Considered one of the most famous streamer patterns, Carrie Stevens’s Gray Ghost has had plenty of legend tied up in it. And Don Bastian deconstructs both recipe and myth in a recent article on his blog.