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 …

The Longest River For Every State In America

The longest river in the world is the Nile, the longest river in North America is the Missouri, but, what is the longest river near your home state? Here is a quick rundown on the two longest rivers for every state in the United States. Alabama Tennessee River – 652 milesChattahoochee River – 430 miles Alaska Yukon River – 1980 …

The South Dakota Catfish State Record Is Up For Grabs!

Now is the time to get your name in the record book! The South Dakota Game, Fish, and Parks recently voided the long-standing channel catfish state record. After years of speculation, the suspicious fish catch has been voided. The previous record was caught by Roy Groves and has been recently identified as a blue catfish by state officials. The voided …

14 Pound Bass Breaks Kentucky State Record

The Record-Setting Story Mark Ward spent part of his Good Friday pitching a 6-inch soft plastic lizard around a small Kentucky Lake and let’s just say it paid off. Big time. “I pitched a lizard in there and the 4-pounder showed interest,” Ward said. “Then, another came in and looked like a big log. The 4-pound fish triggered her to …

The 5 Best Bass Fishing Lakes In Texas

They do say everything is bigger in Texas and when it comes to largemouth bass, they may be right. The Lonestar state is lunker crazy and for good reason, Texas is home to oodles of lakes that hold trophy bass. With that being said, here is our list of the top five big bass lakes to fish in Texas right …

Texas State Record Channel Catfish Or Just A Nice Blue?

According to Fox News: The Texas channel catfish record has been broken…or not? Josh Garcia of Midland, Texas landed a catch of a lifetime while fishing with Michael And Teri’s Little John Fishing Guide Service. The 47-pound catfish was pulled from the North Texas Lake Tawakoni. After bringing the fish aboard , the guide quickly identified catfish species by counting the number …

Watch A 120 Pound Prehistoric Fish Get Pulled Through The Ice

The Minnesota Lake Sturgeon record has been broken! Measuring in at 78 inches and weighing over 120 pounds, the new record Sturgeon is estimated to be over 100 years old. Darren Troseth and John Kimble were ice fishing on the St. Croix River near Bayport, MN targeting Sturgeon. The pair was fishing an area known for pumping out giant fish …

Every State Walleye Record In America

Did you know the world record Walleye was caught in Tennessee? That’s right, I said TENNESEE!  Typically when people think of Walleye they think of  Nothern states with blistering cold winters and strong allegiances to dairy. This is not wrong as Walleye were originally found only in the Great Lakes Region and Missouri and Mississippi River Basins. However, thanks to …

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Idaho Sturgeon Record Broken With 117 Inch Monster

The Idaho White Sturgeon catch and release record is the latest to fall in this 2016 that has seen tons of records fall. There has been a record catfish in Florida over 90 lbs, a largemouth record shattered in Washington, and even an offshore reecord broken by a 9 year old girl in Maryland! Now, add sturgeon in Idaho to the …

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9.33 Pound Smallmouth Bass Sets Michigan Record

A 9.33 pound, 24.5 inch smallmouth bass was caught this week at Hubbard Lake in Northeast Michigan (Alcona County), and was just verified as a new state record! Feel free to read that twice, that says 9.33 pounds and 24.5 inches! Average smallmouth bass are between 1 to 2 pounds, and range from 12 to 15 inches in length, so …