Skip to main content Skip to main content

Fish of a lifetime

Fish of a lifetime
46.5 inch northern pike caught by Leslie Dalton

Leslie Dalton

Concord Michigan



Fishing on June 21, 2013 on Bear Lake in Manitoba with North Haven Lodge guide Jamie Canada and my brother Larry Dalton, I caught a 46.5 inch nothern pike. I'm 82 years old and this is my personal best by almost 10 inches. This pike qualified me for North Haven's 45+ club. I caught the pike on a gold Johnson silver minnow with a white grub trailer. The photo is of Jamei Canada and myself. The photo was taken by my brother Larry Dalton.

Species: Northern Pike

Date Caught: 06/21/2013




Kept / Released: Released

Region of Catch: Region 4

Length: 46.5 inches


Weight:

Lure / Bait used: Lure | gold and 1 oz Johnson silver minnow

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

Recommended Articles

Popular Videos

Summer Peak Period

Summer Peak Period

Transitioning from spawning to feeding mode, you never know what you'll find when fishing in Minnesota.

Triggering Largemouths

Triggering Largemouths

Trying to figure out what largemouth bass want to bite, where they are and what their mood is can be hard to predict. Doug uses one plastic in particular that makes him successful on the water.

Bass Catching Techniques

Bass Catching Techniques

Steve Quinn and Joshua Silva are showing some techniques and gear they use to catch bass.

See All Videos

Magazine Cover

GET THE MAGAZINE Subscribe & Save

Digital Now Included!

SUBSCRIBE NOW

Give a Gift   |   Subscriber Services

PREVIEW THIS MONTH'S ISSUE

Buy Digital Single Issues

Don't miss an issue.
Buy single digital issue for your phone or tablet.

Buy Single Digital Issue on the In-Fisherman App

Other Magazines

Special Interest Magazines

See All Special Interest Magazines

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

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

Phone Icon

Get Digital Access.

All In-Fisherman subscribers now have digital access to their magazine content. This means you have the option to read your magazine on most popular phones and tablets.

To get started, click the link below to visit mymagnow.com and learn how to access your digital magazine.

Get Digital Access

Not a Subscriber?
Subscribe Now