May 26, 2007
In Maine, Catching Salmon the Old-Fashioned Way
By NATHANIEL VINTON
LOVELL, Me. "” My father, who paid $6,800 for a single fish recently.
An ordinary, 16-inch landlocked salmon, pulled out of an ordinary lake in western Maine, but it was the first fish my father caught from a special new boat that cost him $6,800....
Like many Maine men, my father is a lifelong devotee of freshwater salmon trolling, and his new boat is perfectly suited for this classic, if somewhat rudimentary, fishing technique.