Monster of Susitna

Monster of Susitna

Patrick Hankins

Anchorage Ak



It was getting dark and starting to snow when this monster trout hit my soft plastic jig. The barometric pressure was changing and it was dinner time for big lakers to be cruising the area next to where two lakes come together. Caught in 25 feet of water.


Species: Lake Trout


Date Caught: 11/17/2012

Kept / Released: Released


Region of Catch: Region 4

Length: 39"

Weight:

Lure / Bait used: Lure | White Glow 4" long Soft plastic swim bait

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