49lb Sturgeon Video

Discussion in 'ALL OTHER FISH' started by Larry, Mar 17, 2008.

  1. Larry

    Larry New Member

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    Here is a clip from the Rainy River up in MN. This one was the second biggest caught of the day. My partner and I boated a 60lbr....... The DNR says these are only young adolescence:crazy:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2CmcDd-tEQg
     
  2. Larry

    Larry New Member

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    Forgot to mention. We were using 2-3 crawlers on Slip sinker rigs. 2oz of wieght #3 circle hooks, with 50lb PP
     

  3. Dave L

    Dave L New Member

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    Thanks for the video, them sturgeon are sure fun to catch!
     
  4. kycatman01

    kycatman01 New Member

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    Man, that's a nice fish! Thanks for sharing!!
     
  5. jason454ci

    jason454ci Active Member

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    Nice fish!! Thanks for sharing. Would love to fish for them one day.
     
  6. Hannibal Mike

    Hannibal Mike New Member

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    Grabbing that big sucker looked tough! I also want to catch a big'n. What weight line were you using and what reel? Thanks, Hannibal Mike
     
  7. PhillyCatcatcher4

    PhillyCatcatcher4 New Member

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    What a real beast. If thats a young fish I'd like to see its mother. :eek:oooh:
     
  8. plainsman

    plainsman New Member Supporting Member

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    Nice fish, thanks for the video. Those things get pretty good sized. I bet that was a lot of fun.
     
  9. Larry

    Larry New Member

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    Using a Abu 6500C3 with 50lb Power pro on a St. Croix Premier Heavy power rod.
    I like using this one for Flats also.
     
  10. massa_jorge

    massa_jorge New Member

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    can't exaclty lip the dang thing, can ya? awesome looking fish, cool video too!
     
  11. Ulikedew

    Ulikedew New Member

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    Great catch loved the video.Keep em coming.
     
  12. The J-Man!

    The J-Man! New Member

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    Nice fish Larry, thanks for posting the video. I imagine you'll be heading up there again this spring.
     
  13. Larry

    Larry New Member

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    You got that right Mate!!!!! 29 days and counting.... Can't wait hope to hook a 60lb +