“I Was Like Holy Cow!” Said The Angler Who Pulled This Ultra Rare Catfish From The Mississippi River

Chad Hester was night fishing along the mighty Mississippi River in West Alton, Missouri, an area known for its rich catfishing culture, when he caught a bizarre-looking spaceman known as a “piebald catfish.” His bait of choice was cut-bait rigged near the bottom, and his initial reaction after seeing this barnyard-looking animal was, understandably, “holy cow!”.  Knowing he wanted to …

Grilled Catfish: A Very Simple Way To Cook Your Catch

Grilled catfish is an easy, delicious, and simple way to cook the hard fighting, abundant but often underappreciated bottom-dwelling catfish. Catfish throw their weight around equally, in the water and on the table, providing anglers with bulldog battles with the rod and reel and follow that up with dinner plates full of delicious meat. How To Grill Catfish We’ll show …

A Tennessee Angler Hauled In A 100+ Pound Catfish After His Friends Said They Didn’t Feel Like Fishing

David Anderson reeled in a catfish of a lifetime after his buddies decided not to join him for a night of bank fishing along the Tennessee River. It was 9:00 p.m. and he invited friends to fish with him. No one accepted. Now, everyone wished they’d been there to see the 103-pound blue catfish he reeled in alone.Around 11:45 p.m., …

The Record Flathead Catfish For Every State In America

Flathead catfish are bottom-dwelling beasts that swim throughout rivers and lakes. Opportunistic feeders, flathead catfish will munch on anything from oysters to live bluegills. I found certified records for flathead catfish in 36 out of 50 states in the US. After looking over the weights, I’ve never wanted to catfish more. The Native Range of Flathead Catfish In America Documented …

The Record Channel Catfish For Every State In America

The Channel Catfish is one of America’s most popular gamefish. Channel catfish swim in ponds, rivers, lakes, and creeks making them accessible to anglers across the country. Channel catfish are known for their strong sense of smell, spunky attitude, and delicious flavor. Here are the largest channel catfish ever recorded from every state in America: State Weight Angler Lake Year …

How To Make DELICIOUS Bacon-Wrapped Catfish Stuffed With Stuffing

Bacon-Wrapped Catfish Stuffed With StuffingTotal Time Required: 50-60 minutes  Ingredients: 1 whole catfish skinned with the guts removed Stuffing – 1 Box Kosher Salt 8 to 10 Strips Bacon Lemon Wedges Step 1 Prepare your stuffing normally and then slighty under cook your bacon and let them both rest. Partially cooking the bacon makes sure it doesn’t over/under cook in the …

A GIANT 98 Pound Catfish = New Lake Record

Full Story News Channel 20 Springfield, Il An absolute unit of a flathead catfish was recently pulled from Illinois’ Lake Springfield. An unnamed but experienced looking angler caught this 98-pound flathead catfish while fishing at night on this small central Illinois lake. The mega cat was caught, measured, and then released where it can continue to get thicc and provide …