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WalleyeMike

Monster Pike

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I just received these pictures from a friend. Anyone else get this e-mail? Are these true? It says it was 54 inches and 44 pounds!

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I seen that pic before, and it was reportedly caught in manitoba I believe. But it was proven that that was false information, and in actuality the fish was caught a few years ago in scotland or something like that.

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I have had that emailed to me a couple different times this year, sure is a cool picture...

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Netherlands, several years ago. Google it.

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From what I've read about the pic is that is some type of Pike caught over in the Europe/Russia area. The pic is a couple of years old. They have some other strains of pike that grow huge, or so I've read. Some cool pics though.

Jason Erlandson

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No Ole, its from dat der Turkey Bass Lake nort ov Brainerd ya know...

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Google-Holland Big Pike...it's all there.

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Thats got to be bigger than 44lbs, just look at the girth and how big the head is.

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44 pounds looks about right. A 44 pound northern is gonna look bigger than a 44 pound muskie. And let's face it, not too many of us have ever seen a northern that big before.

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The biggest pike I have ever seen in person is a 48" and that was huge (Canadian Fly-in). I cannot imagine a 54" especially with that girth. I would need to change my pants if that thing hit right at the boat.

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I'd have to change the carpet in my boat...

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Couldn't imagine that thing pulling on my line

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Ive seen this pic before, and i ve herd it was caught on Mille Lacs, has anyone else gathered this?

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No it wasn't. It was caught in Europe. I think the netherlands. Someone posted it on the mille lacs forum and it is all explained there.

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Google big holland pike then click on scattershooting

Dave

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