On Wednesday, Sept. 9, at 8:30 a.m. angler Tom Healy of Rockford, Michigan (at left in photo), landed what is now certified as the Michigan state record and the pending all-tackle world record brown trout. Click through the slides at left to read the full story
On Wednesday (Sept. 9) angler Tom Healy, fishing with guide Tim Roller, landed this 41.7-pound brown trout while fishing for salmon in Michigan's Manistee River. The trout has been certified as a new state record and is pending certification as the new all-tackle world record. Here is the story of how they caught this fish, along with the best photos you'll find of it on the Internet. Exclusively on FieldandStream.com!