Vertical Jigging Channel Cat

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Daryl Bauer

Lincoln Nebraska

Was vertical jigging with spoons and blade baits in 15-20 feet of water. Our intended target was walleyes, but my boat partner and I both caught one big channel cat in an afternoon of fishing. Fish was in beautiful condition, fat and happy, along with some unusual "bronco marks" on its back!


Species: Channel Catfish

Date Caught: 10/22/2012

Kept / Released: Released

Region of Catch: Region 1

Length: 34 inches

Weight:

Lure / Bait used: Lure | Red Fin Shiner with blue beads Fergie Special

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