Friday, May 7, 2010

N.Y's old world record

North American Record Pike

World record weight: 46 lb. 2 oz.
Location: Sacandaga Lake, New York
Angler: Peter Dubuc
Date of capture: September 15, 1940
Bait: unknown
Time of battle: unknown

Avid angler Peter Dubuc caught the current North American Record back in 1940 while pike fishing in New York’s Sacandaga Lake. Unfortunately there are no known pictures of this record pike, and Peter didn’t have this monster pike stuffed either. He said he did not want to pay the taxidermist $52.50 to have the 52.5 inch long fish mounte

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