Quantcast
Get breaking news alerts via email

Click here to manage your alerts
Hook Shot: A big catch — and release
This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2013, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research purposes and may not be reprinted.

Wyoming Game and Fish Department biologist Craig Amadio shared this image of a Wyoming biologist holding a 52-pound, 45-inch lake trout caught in a gillnet near the Utah/Wyoming state line last week. The fish, according to Utah fisheries biologist Ryan Mosley, would have topped the Utah record by more than a pound and the Wyoming record by 2 pounds. "The fish was measured, weighed, pumped for stomach contents and released to taunt anglers for years to come," Mosley said. —

Have a Hook Shot you'd like to share with Tribune readers?

Email high-resolution images to brettp@sltrib.com, or mail them to The Tribune, 90 S. 400 West, Suite 700, Salt Lake City, UT 84101. Include details on anglers, fish, location and date. Include phone number for verification. Any size fish will be considered for use. To submit a photo, the photo needs to have been taken by the person submitting it, or you need to have the permission of the person who took the photo to submit it for possible publication by The Salt Lake Tribune.

Article Tools

 Print Friendly
Photos
 
  • Search Obituaries
  • Place an Obituary

  • Search Cars
  • Search Homes
  • Search Jobs
  • Search Marketplace
  • Search Legal Notices

  • Other Services
  • Advertise With Us
  • Subscribe to the Newspaper
  • Login to the Electronic Edition
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Contact a newsroom staff member
  • Access the Trib Archives
  • Privacy Policy
  • Missing your paper? Need to place your paper on vacation hold? For this and any other subscription related needs, click here or call 801.204.6100.