Trip Reports 2010 — Tangle Lakes

Terrific Tangle Lakes & the Denali Highway

2010 Arctic Grayling Denali Highway Grayling Tangle Lakes Trip Reports

Grayling, grayling, and more grayling made our annual Denali Highway/Tangle Lakes trip one of our best in years. They were everywhere. They were also voracious. Whether fishing with dry flies or nymphs, everyone caught fish like crazy. They weren't large fish as grayling go; mostly they were in the thirteen to fifteen-inch range, which is still a good fish on a delicate 5-wt fly rod. The first group started off trying streamers in the high water of one of our favorite little streams, but it wasn't until we put a small split shot on, that the fish appeared. A short...

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