trout, lake
(Salvelinus namaycush)


(Walbaum, 1792); SALMONIDAE FAMILY; also called mackinaw, Great Lakes trout or char, salmon trout, landlocked salmon, gray trout, great gray trout, mountain trout, laker, tongue, taque, namaycush or masamacush, siscowet, fat, paperbelly, bank trout, humper It is found throughout most of Canada and well into Alaska as well as the Great Lakes and in sections of the western U.S. where it has been introduced. In the southern portions of its range, or where introduced south of its native range, it seeks out the cooler waters of deep lakes. In northern lakes it may occur in either shallow or deep...Read More

Line ClassWeightLocationCatch DateAnglerRecord DetailsHistory Details
All-Tackle32.65 kg (72 lb 0 oz)Great Bear Lake, Northwest Territories, Canada19-Aug-1995Lloyd BullRecord DetailsHistory Details