Christopher L sent me this shot of his fellow rod last month, Wade, into a grilse on the River Cains (tributary of the South-west Miramichi in Canada). He said (and I concur) it is at the exact spot where I hooked a 15lb salmon two years ago. Immediately before this shot, Christopher had himself caught a 15-pounder (held, below, by his guide Kenny): Congrats! Happy memories!
Christopher into his fish (below), on a 13 ft rod, 7wt line, “All from Ballistic lines”:
So here’s the double-take, two years earlier:
And finally, Christopher’s friend Dermod O’Brien thought he was coming to eastern Canada on a fishing holiday but instead got caught up with the moose hunting 48 hours..