47-Inch Muskie


Dave Lowery

Wyoming Delaware

I was slow rolling a Showgirl bucktail when this 47 incher almost ripped the rod from my hands! I've never had a Musky hit with the force that this one did or fight as hard as this one. I've caught bigger but this one was on steroids!


Species:

Date Caught: 06/20/2013

Kept / Released: Released

Region of Catch: Region 1

Length: 47 inches

Weight:

Lure / Bait used: Lure | Black/Silver Bucktail

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