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SPRING 2010
Winter 2009/2010
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Photos below are selected from the Regional Reports and other sections of our website, listed with PFBC region.

Southwest  
June 16, 2010

Chris Reiger of Patton caught this 27-inch, 6.8-pound walleye at Glendale Lake on Sunday morning.

Walleye


Southwest  
June 2, 2010

Dave Weir from West Homestead caught this 20-inch, 3-pound smallmouth bass on the Youghiogheny River near the McKeesport Marina.  It was caught on a pearl white super fluke rigged with 1/16th oz weighted 3/0 hook.  He also caught two 16-inch, 1.5-pound smallmouths on the same bait.

Smallmouth bass


Southcentral  
May 26, 2010

Jacob Boehme age 12 of McConnellsburg with a nice golden rainbow trout.

Jacob

   
Evan Groome of Wheeling, WV with a nice smallmouth bass that he caught utilizing a tube jig. Evan

Southcentral  
May 19, 2010

Gunner with a nice 19 inch Brook Trout caught on East Licking Creek.  Gunner has informed his dad that he is getting this fish mounted.

Gunner with trout


Southwest  
May 19, 2010

Aaron McManamy of Latrobe caught this 9 pound, 27 inch trophy golden rainbow trout in Loyalhanna Creek.  The fish was a holdover from the pre-season stocking in Loyalhanna Creek back in March.

Golden rainbow

   
Sarah Wood of North Huntingdon caught this nice channel catfish on a worm in Crabapple Pond in Herminie on a worm.  It was one of four nice cats caught at the lake within an hour that day.  Catfish
   
Philip and Kimberly Weinman of Bridgeport had a great time fishing on Jacob's Creek near the falls this weekend.  The dynamic fishing duo caught several largemouth bass, trout, crappies, and rock bass on Sunday and even scored a couple trophy fish.  Philip caught a 12.5-inch, 1-pound black crappie, while Kimberly caught a 9.25-inch, .6-pound rock bass.  They will both receive Angler Awards for their catches. Congratulations! Fishing at Jacob's Creek

Northeast  
May 19, 2010

Marie Rehrig of Palmerton proudly displaying a 25 inch walleye she caught at Beltzville Lake during the evening.

Walleye

   
Marty Bair caught and released this 21 inch brown trout last weekend at Broadheads Creek. Brown trout

Northwest  
May 12, 2010

Ryan Harsh, 16 year old from Greenville, PA, caught and released this flathead catfish on April 30, 2010. The catfish measured 38 inches in length and had a girth of 23 inches.

Catfish


Southeast  
May 12, 2010

This brown trout was a hair over 28 inches and weighed 9.2 pounds.  Gary Wetstone took it from the Little Schuylkill River north of Tamaqua in State Game Land 227 on 5/8/10.

Brown trout


Southwest  
May 5, 2010

Dillon Rigdon of Charleroi caught this monster drum recently on the Monongahela River in Charleroi.  It was not weighed or measured but, as you can see, the picture is worth a thousand words.  He caught it on a slip sinker rig tipped with a night crawler.  Darn thing almost pulled him in.

Drum

   
Nick Kerin, age 17, caught and released this 25-inch golden rainbow trout in Pine Creek April 22 on a gold spinner lure. Golden rainbow trout

Northcentral  
April 28, 2010

On opening day of trout season, Gary Cavanaugh, Gillett, PA caught a 24 inch rainbow trout on Asaph Run.

Rainbow trout


Southcentral  
April 28, 2010

Curtis Silk, Jr. with a large rainbow trout caught on Saturday April 17th in Sherman Creek, Perry County. It was 22" long, had a 12" girth, and weighed in at 5 pounds, 4 ounces.

Rainbow trout


Southcentral  
April 21, 2010

Kyle Robinson with his first striped bass of 2010 — a 29 inch, 11 pound fish taken in the Raystown Branch of the Juniata River on a surface plug after dark.

Striper

   
Dustin Ramsey with a nice 16 1/2 inch brook trout caught on Laurel Run, Juniata County. Brook trout

Southwest  
April 21, 2010

Kim McCluskey, Cheswick, PA, returned to the spot where she caught her first trout at age 5 (Pine Creek on Bryant Road, Hampton Twp.).  Proving she still had the stuff, she out fished her husband by catching these two beauties.

Kim with her trout

   
Theresa Semancik, of Belle Vernon, caught this 24-inch golden rainbow trout in Four Mile Run on opening day using a wax worm. Golden rainbow trout
   
Conner, a young angler from Irwin, caught his first fish: a 20-inch golden rainbow trout at Twin Lakes. Connor with trout
   
Chris Hixon, of Donegal, caught this nice rainbow trout below Donegal Lake in Four Mile Run on a red worm. Rainbow trout

Northeast  
April 21, 2010

Isaac Chamberlain of Plymouth Township caught this brown trout while flat lining a Christmas tree rig baited with a minnow in Harvey’s Lake. The trout was 20 inches long and weighed in at 5.76 pounds.

Brown trout

   
Eight year old Zachary Bowes caught this beautiful 22 inch golden rainbow trout while fishing with butterworms at Lake Took-A-While on opening day. Zachary with golden rainbow trout

Southwest  
April 14, 2010

Pictured is 14-year old Kody Williams of Somerset, who caught the biggest crappie of the day.  It measured 15 inches.  All were caught using small minnows.  Some bass were also caught.  One 22-inch largemouth was reported caught and released.  The pike and pickerel did not seem to be hitting much.

Kody with crappie


Northcentral  
April 8, 2010

Twenty inch smallmouth caught on Bald Eagle Creek near Flemington, PA by Clayton Desmond. Photo – Clayton Desmond.

Smallmouth bass


Southcentral  
April 7, 2010

Dave and Dave Jr. (Father and Son) with 2 nice brook trout caught on McCabe Run.  Jr's fish was 18 inches and Dad's was 17 inches.

Dave and Dave with trout

   
Eyan with 2 nice Brook trout caught on East Licking Creek.  Fish measured 12 and 15 inches. Eyan with brook trout
   
Twelve year old Brent, from Millersburg, with a nice 20 inch brook trout caught on the Wiconisco Creek Sunday afternoon. Brent with brook trout

Southeast  
April 5, 2010

Three year old Xander needed a little help with the pose and getting this tiger trout in, but he hooked it all by himself.

Xander with trout


Southcentral  
March 24, 2010

Brett, age 14, of Millersburg caught this nice bass 18 3/4 inch bass at Myo Park in Millersburg.

Smallmouth bass

   
Chad Little with a 16 3/4 inch crappie caught out of Holman Lake. Crappie

Northeast  
March 24, 2010

Nine year old Dalton Buckman of Lake Ariel caught this 20 inch northern hogsucker this past weekend at Lackawanna Lake using a baby nightcrawler.

Dalton with sucker


Sorthwest  
March 24, 2010

These young anglers were trying to catch some panfish at Green Lick Reservoir.  They were getting blanked just like the rest of the anglers, but were enjoying a beautiful sunny day with their mom.

Fishing at Green Lick Reservoir

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