Spokane, WA Weather

Friday, January 6, 2012

Record Brown Trout Caught in California's New Melones

posted by GoFISHn at 13 hours ago
Tags: Brown Trout
The famed southern California fishery, New Melones Lake, has a new record brown trout.

Michael Oliveira caught a 13-pound, 4-ounce brown trout on Dec. 30, breaking the existing record by an ounce. Using a shad-patterned lure, Oliveira cast to a large swirl, and the big female was full of eggs, "dropping them like crazy," according to the Calaveras Enterprise.

The fish had a girth of 20.5 inches and was 26.5 inches long. --Brian McClintock

Take Me Fishing News

No comments: