Bobberdoggin’ For Steelhead

The black and orange bobber bounces once and vanishes in the green river water. “Hit ’em, Paul,” Travis Mattoon hisses. Paul sets the hook with authority. A mint-bright steelhead cartwheels two feet in the air. “Fish on.” After a jump-filled battle, Mattoon slips the net under an 8-pound hatchery hen!