By: Brian Kelly

Silvers are a favorite target of mine during annual trips to Alaska. These wonderful salmon will hit just about any presentation, just not the same one day in and day out. During a trip to the greater Anchorage area, my fishing partner and I hit the silver run at its peak, but warmer than normal weather conditions put the normally aggressive silvers in a foul mood.

We were switching up between eggs and shrimp while float fishing, getting the odd lethargic take down. After baiting up with a fresh chunk of Fire Cured skein in my egg