Hosted by  John R. McMillan

Episode Show Notes

Published March 2nd, 2020


In this episode, John interviews his father Bill McMillan, not only a famous steelhead angler but also a preeminent historian on salmon, steelhead and trout on the West Coast.

Tune in as Bill takes John through his beginnings as an angler, the origins of where and how steelhead got their name, how the old Deschutes River “fishing train” turned his father (John’s grandfather) into a fly angler, and why a trip to the Babine River in high school changed his perspective on salmon.

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