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Discussion in 'Hunting, Fishing & Camping' started by Trap kid, Jun 22, 2003.

  1. Trap kid

    Trap kid packers rule

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    I was up in wisconsin this weekend and today before we left I cought my biggest pike so far, it was an enormously fat 32 incher. he is on the frying pan right now. Mmm cant waight. We also brought back some walleye.;f
     
  2. glockandgroovin'

    glockandgroovin' Devil Dog

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    Wow that is a nice pike!I bet it looked like a gator.I used to fish for pike all the time when i lived in upstate N.Y.They are a blast to catch,talk about a fight.Throw on a red and white daredevil and hold on.Used to catch a ton of walleye also,good eatin'.
     

  3. Dogbite

    Dogbite DNT TREAD ON ME

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    Nice fish!! Pike sure are tasty!!
     
  4. WalterGA

    WalterGA Millennium Member

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    86 the pike and eat the walleye!
     
  5. paynter2

    paynter2 It ain't over Millennium Member

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    Ah... Walter... I agree, I'd eat the walleye first too. But, pike from cold, clear, water are delicious. They have those damned 'Y' bones. But, with a little experience, they can be removed.

    The remanining flesh is white and flakey - very tasty. Small pike are great pickled or ground and made into fish pattys. I don't care to eat th e big ones. I usually throw them back.

    My biggest pike was 22# - I didnt' measure it. I did measure one that was 37 inches - it weighed 16#. I caught both of those in N. Wisconsin when I was a kid.
     
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    vart

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    My dad caught the Idaho state record Pike last year, but didn't realize it and released it.
    He's used to fishing for them in Alberta, so when he caught a massive 42 lb. monster, he thought it was big, but not THAT big. Turns out that the Idaho state record is around 39 lbs. Luckily, he weighed it and took a bunch of pictures before releasing it.
     
  7. Trap kid

    Trap kid packers rule

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    ;P
     
  8. Esox357

    Esox357

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    I pike fish with a fly rod and caught a 37 inch, 13 lb 2oz Northern and recieve the Nebraska Master Angler for it in 1997. It took about a 1/2 hour to play him on the fly rod, it was awesome. Congrats on your "Water Wolf" and keep fishing. Esox357