Here’s 5 Grayling facts to wet your appetite.
1> When the dorsal fin is fully erect a males spines will trail to the rear however a females will not.
2> Grayling have a reputation for smelling like thyme.
3> The current UK records stands at 4 pounds and 3 oz from the river Frome in Dorset.
4> A smallish fish in UK waters, Grayling grow to huge sizes in Scandanavia with fish in excess of 14 pounds being caught.
5> Grayling fry grow faster than both Salmon and Trout.