Angler Information: Name: Hubert Hammers Waterbody: Lake Superior Weight: 63.12 lbs.
The fish was certified as a new state record, eclipsing the one established in 1958.
Lake trout, which are native to New Hampshire, can also be caught in Carroll County locations such as Silver Lake and Lake Winnipesaukee. The previous record, caught in Newfound Lake in Bristol was 28 pounds. Length: 51.50 in Girth: 32.75 in. This incredible trout was caught using a gillnet in 1961. A 48-inch lake trout caught (and released) at Flaming Gorge last month has been officially recognized as the new state record.
Date Caught: May 25, 1952 Details supplied by the Ontario Federation of Anglers & Hunters
A Missouri man just became the new state-record holder for brown trout after catching a 40-pound, 6-ounce fish at Lake Taneycomo in Branson on Wednesday using a pole-and-line. After a few phone calls to some close fishing buddies, Knight contacted Schafermeyer. This Lake Trout was the World Record for 39 years until the record was broken in 1991.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (May 17) – The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) is pleased to announce a new state record lake trout! The world record lake trout is 102 lbs (46.2 kg). On May 11, 2019, angler Keith Miller, 73, of Cranberry Township, Venango County joined friends with God's Grace Sport Fishing, a charter company, for a scouting trip for the upcoming summer fishing season on Lake Erie. This beautiful Lake Trout is still an Ontario Record. The largest lake trout on a rod and reel is 72 lbs, caught by Lloyd Bull in Great Bear Lake… After a lengthy battle, Knight was able to bring the fish onto the ice and marvel at its size. Concord, NH – On Tuesday, February 25, Thomas Knight of Meredith, New Hampshire, caught an enormous lake trout while ice fishing on Big Diamond Pond in West Stewartstown, NH.