An Odd Season for Weather The 2016 season is now history, and putting everything in the perspective of modern times the size of the salmon run this year was quite good in terms of multi sea winter salmon. But while grilse totals were far above the scary low numbers of 2012 and 2013, they were less than last year and only about half of the long term average annual return.  I’ll do a separate, …Read More →

I returned to Maine on Sunday after spending the last two weeks of the season on the Miramichi and the Cains.  I’ve got a lot of experiences and information to share with you about that trip and the entire 2016 season.  It will be a little while before I can get that all together, but we have all winter now to reflect on the past season.  I’m still excited about this great Cains River cockfish,, …Read More →