Upper Sac road trip

Since the first time I drifted a wet fly in the swollen flow of the Upper Sacramento, and netted the biggest brown trout of my life (at the time), I’ve always been drawn to its shores. So while I would never say I’d rather be on the Upper than back home in Alaska, walking the…

Occupy Wall Street: River Edition

There are aspects of America that really put leaks in my waders. The vast majority of the seafood Americans consume comes from overseas. The top ingredient in imitation crab (not that I have ever had it) is pollock, a fish that until the 1970s, was written off by American elitism as unfit for human consumption….