Lani Waller has served as an angling and travel consultant for many years, and his work has appeared in all the major fly fishing publications. He was inducted into the Fly Fishing Hall of Fame in 1997 and currently lives in Novato, California. He is at work on a new book called Steelhead.
DICK LARSEN and I have drawn the lucky straw. We will, if necessary, crawl on bleeding hands and knees for as long as it takes to reach the heartland of this New Zealand wilderness river — this high-class, drop-your-waders-and-fork-over-the-bread, helicopter fly-out trophy trout river.We know the stories: Alaskan resident trout shrink alongside those we...