Wow, Kelly, Those are nice fish and quite a beautiful scenic. I think you should write a little something and submit it to the content contest. We are giving gear away as prizes and featuring the stories and photos that are chosen.
I have heard that they are not mighty fighters and that they are indeed delicious. It does sound like it is worth the trip for the new experience. Plus what a gorgeous grayling!
I bet you did not see many people out there.