Big Pickerel

Big Pickerel
pike 2-23-12

Roy Taylor

Midlothian VA

Here is a picture of me with a 24-1/2" pickerel that I recently caught. She was a fat and happy female that hit a 1/8oz kastmater spoon in about 3 FOW. I landed her on my 6' light outfit spooled with 6 lb test line. I love catching these toothy critters!

Species: Chain Pickerel

Date Caught: 02/23/2012

Kept / Released: Released

Region of Catch: Region 2

Length: 24-1/2"

Weight: 4

Lure / Bait used: Lure | silver, 1/8 oz kastmaster spoon

Recommended Videos

Select Lure Options for Giant Pike

And handful of lure options produce big pike early in the season.

Spawntime World Class Crappies

Doug Stange and Brandon Fulgham illustrate spawntime crappie patterns on one of North America's most famous fisheries.

Magazine Cover

GET THE MAGAZINE Subscribe & Save

Temporary Price Reduction


Give a Gift   |   Subscriber Services


GET THE NEWSLETTER Join the List and Never Miss a Thing.

Get the top In-Fisherman stories delivered right to your inbox.