Char are commonly associated with the Dolly Varden since they are biologically the same, averaging between 2 and 8 pounds with a maximum of 20 pounds.
Char are abundant in most waters in Alaska that have heavy salmon runs. Char are not shy of salmon and will feed among them on any tempting fly that passes. September Char fishing can be spectacular,
with trophy Char (fish 6 to 12 pounds) an everyday possibility!