The 2010 Field & Stream Summer Fish Babes Contest

Jamie Smith of Salem, KY, with her 5-pounder caught along the Lake Barkey shoreline.Field & Stream Online Editors
Lisa Harrington of Peyton. CO, landed this heavy trout during a fishing trip to New Mexico.Field & Stream Online Editors
Roy R. Dalsace proves he is a great fishing guide. This is a shot of his daughter-in-law hoisting a New York bluefish from Long Island Sound.Field & Stream Online Editors
Chad Heron sent us the photo of his girlfriend Katie and her trophy from a trip to the Wisconsin River.Field & Stream Online Editors
A few live grunts was all it took for Candace Robinette of Fort Pierce, FL, to score these two mangrove snapper.Field & Stream Online Editors
July Reader Photos

July Reader Photos

Deb Ginn caught this 8-pound wiper while fishing at Swanson Reservoir in Nebraska with her daughter.Field & Stream Online Editors
April with a 40-inch steelhead from the Thompson River in British Columbia. Click here to see another picture of April on our flyfishing blog, FlyTalk.Field & Stream Online Editors
Michelle Tibbs caught this 5-pound bass in northern Ontario on a recent fishing trip.Field & Stream Online Editors
Valerie Turner of Bangor, ME, landed this smallmouth bass on Field's Pond. The fish ate a watermelon Zoom worm.Field & Stream Online Editors
Although this fish was actually caught by Andrew Briggs, Casey Eiland was happy to hold the big largemouth for a photo.Field & Stream Online Editors
Traci Gomorczak of Bridgeview, IL, proved to her friend at work that is is possible to catch fish with pink nails.Field & Stream Online Editors
Sheldon Robinson of Simpsonville, SC, got a lot of teasing when she accompanied her dad on a "father-son" trip down the White River. But nobody could make fun of the 5-pound brown trout she nailed on a Lucky Craft Real Skin Shad.Field & Stream Online Editors
Stephanie Cornejo with her 6-foot alligator gar. She shot it while bowfishing at Three Rivers, TX.Field & Stream Online Editors
John Barthlow and Katie Blum boxed these two big mahi mahi in the middle of a thunderstorm while trolling off Sugarloaf Key, FL.Field & Stream Online Editors
Tracy Leaman with a 6-pound bass she caught after sundown with a crankbait on Lake Cumberland in Kentucky.Field & Stream Online Editors
Ami Tracy holds her first steelhead, a 39 1/2-incher that weighed nearly 20 pounds. She caught it in late January on the North Umpqua River in southwestern Oregon, while fishing with her father Carl.Field & Stream Online Editors
Courtney Prehmus of Norcross, GA, joined her father in Argentina for a golden dorado hunt on the Parana River.Field & Stream Online Editors
Amy (left) and her friend Kristen took a break from hunting hogs to go swimming in the Frio River near Concan, TX, when they caught this monster largemouth.Field & Stream Online Editors
We liked Amy's smile so much we had to include another photograph of her here.Field & Stream Online Editors
Tossa McKool of Elk Grove, CA, caught this brown bullhead in the ship channel of the Sacramento River.Field & Stream Online Editors
Haley Martin with a rainbow trout pulled from the Davidson River in North Carolina.Field & Stream Online Editors
Catherine Sawyer lifts a heavy 33-inch redfish she boated during a trip on the South Carolina Coast.Field & Stream Online Editors
Arlene Newman nailed this 30-pound wahoo while trolling off Maui, HI.Field & Stream Online Editors
Kelli Fitch sent us this photo of her trophy seatrout from a wade trip around Rockport, TX.Field & Stream Online Editors
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Jackie Johnson proudly mugs it up with the giant wahoo she bested fishing around Hawaii.
Brandy Nester holds a calico bass caught off Oceanside, CA, during a halibut trip.Field & Stream Online Editors
Peyton Waddle holds a bass from her family's farm pond in Georgia.Field & Stream Online Editors
JanaLee Johnson of Atascadero, CA, with a hefty crappie.Field & Stream Online Editors
Karen Hanson of Salt Lake City, UT, with her catch of bluegills and a rainbow trout from Colorado.Field & Stream Online Editors
Starr Fox sent in this shot of a nice walleye she hooked up.Field & Stream Online Editors
Kahlie Kerns with her 17-inch walleye taken from East Lake Okoboji in Iowa.Field & Stream Online Editors
Angelica Ramos smiles with a croaker she bested while kayak fishing south of Houston, Texas.Field & Stream Online Editors
Tara Anderson with a silver salmon she battled on Oregon's Columbia River.Field & Stream Online Editors
Natalie Jennings with a 6-pound spotted bass from Whiskeytown Lake in California.Field & Stream Online Editors
Lisa Brown ripped this giant red drum out of the surf at Grand Isle, LA.Field & Stream Online Editors
Pam Miller holds one lit-up wahoo she battled off Key Largo, FL.Field & Stream Online Editors
Rebecca Sawyer releases a nice lake-caught rainbow.Field & Stream Online Editors
Robin Carson of Pittsburgh, PA, took this smallmouth from McConnell's Mill State Park during a family fishing and hiking outing.Field & Stream Online Editors
Dana Winters with some largemouth taken on the family ranch in Hico, TX.Field & Stream Online Editors
Joanie McKenzie puckers up for a farewell kiss with a bass she caught on Milliken Lake in Illinois.Field & Stream Online Editors
Sarah Love caught this bass on her husband's birthday trip to Lake Owyhee in Oregon.Field & Stream Online Editors
Annette Walker with her first catch of the morning from an excursion to Willard Reservoir in Ohio.Field & Stream Online Editors
Natalie Hammons of Kingston, TN, shows of the redfish she caught while fishing with her boyfriend out of Charleston, SC.Field & Stream Online Editors
Richard Simonetti sent us this shot of his girlfriend Emily and a fat bass she caught with a Zoom worm on the Niagara River.Field & Stream Online Editors
Lisa Lawwill proudly shows of a big Tennessee striper from Lake Cherokee.Field & Stream Online Editors
Although it was a bit later in life, Joanna Mullins shows the pay-off from her first-ever fishing trip.Field & Stream Online Editors
Julie Bruder landed this 20-pound king salmon on Lake Ontario.Field & Stream Online Editors
Jennifer Piasekci-Dums scored this 18-inch walleye on Lake Superior.Field & Stream Online Editors
Taime Modin caught this carp in a pond by her house in Blommington, IL.Field & Stream Online Editors
Rhonda Kratz pulled up this 23-inch grouper 18 miles off New Port Richey, FL.Field & Stream Online Editors
Emily Hatch of Gainesville, GA, with her first spotted bass. She hooked the lunker on Lake Lanier just after a rain shower came through.Field & Stream Online Editors
Melissa Averill of Nikiski, AK, stands next to her 70-pound king salmon caught off the family drift boat.Field & Stream Online Editors
Kristal Huber holds up a chunky cat caught in Yough Lake near Addison, PA.Field & Stream Online Editors
Lisa Harrington with a nice stringer of New Mexico trout.Field & Stream Online Editors
Jessica Venture hoists up her first silver salmon taken late this July on the Little Susitna River in Alaska.Field & Stream Online Editors
Nicole Smylie of Madison, MS, bested this giant catfish in a lake owned by her boyfriend.Field & Stream Online Editors
Katie Nemi of Jay, ME, holds a 22-inch striped bass she caught while night fishing in Reid State Park.Field & Stream Online Editors
Pamela Bauer gives a farewell smooch to a big bluegill she hooked in Lancaster, OH.Field & Stream Online Editors
Kate Pipp caught this huge walleye in Door County, WI, on a purple-and-pink Rapala Shad Rap.Field & Stream Online Editors
Danielle DePiano (right) and Marissa Maltese with a cod pulled up from the depths off Gloucester, MA.Field & Stream Online Editors
Shannon Graham nabbed this crappie in Lake Pleasant, AZ.Field & Stream Online Editors
Amanda Glass strikes a pose with a bass from Wellington, FL.Field & Stream Online Editors
Lois Staffne of St. Louis, MO, with her first dolphin. She caught it off the coast of Mexico fishing with guide Brett Grimm.Field & Stream Online Editors
Tanya Perpich of Mountain Iron, MN, caught and released this 55-inch muskie while her husband was off deer hunting.Field & Stream Online Editors
Angie Michaels, founder of FisHer (fishing gear for women) boated these slob largemouth on Lake Toho in Florida.Field & Stream Online Editors
Sonya Goldstein wrenched in this dorado during a trip to Los Suenos, Costa Rica.Field & Stream Online Editors
Heidi Nicole says the reason she's not in a bikini in this shot is because when she's fishing, she's all business. Heidi boated this catfish during a trip to Lake Pottowatomie with her fiancee, Jack.Field & Stream Online Editors
Angie Marie with a smallie she caught on Lake Wabaskang in Canada.Field & Stream Online Editors
Barb Heath said she wasn't sure if she qualified as a "babe," but we think she does. Here, she shows off a freshwater drum from Lake Champlain in Vermont.Field & Stream Online Editors
Lindsay Smith of Locust Valley, NY, caught this salmon on the fly while visiting Alaska.Field & Stream Online Editors
Betsy Rust brawled with this 61-inch sturgeon in Minnesota's Big Fish Lake.Field & Stream Online Editors
Anastasia Baker (front) and her friend Cassie with the spoils from a trip to Fort Phantom Lake outside Abilene, TX.Field & Stream Online Editors
Jill Bertsch hooked this fluke in New York's Jamaica Bay right near Coney Island.Field & Stream Online Editors
Tina Tabb caught this odd looking specimen - the Chinese rock bass - while in Alaska last June.Field & Stream Online Editors
Amanda Dreckman was trolling off Cozumel, Mexico, with her dad when this nice dolphin made a reel scream.Field & Stream Online Editors
Vicki Howard is all smiles over the big tarpon she bested off Duck Key, FL.Field & Stream Online Editors
Cherie Wilkinson of Powhatan, VA, took this largemouth from a local farm pond.Field & Stream Online Editors
Ashley Talabach's fiancee snapped this photo of her on Sebago Lake in Maine after a fight with this lake trout.Field & Stream Online Editors
Though the fish was spawned out and a bit tired, Carol Jarret still had a blast landing this salmon on the Russian River in Alaska.Field & Stream Online Editors
Caryn Murray with her fist "decent size" smallmouth. She caught the fish on Cayuga Lake in Upstate New York.Field & Stream Online Editors
Bernadette Schulte from Castle Rock, CO, earned some serious bragging rights when she boated this 50-pound king salmon in Alaska.Field & Stream Online Editors
Robin Bjerkness of Avon, MN, holds a snapper she caught off Cancun.Field & Stream Online Editors
Jackie Thomas, who owns an outfitter and guides on the Salmon River in New York holds a nice winter "chromer" steelhead.Field & Stream Online Editors
Yeah, we know it's the middle of winter, but we thought posting a few Fish Babes shots sent in by our readers during "fishier" months would help us all keep dreaming of the spring season and keep the cabin fever at least for a little while. If you're a lady angler that kicks butt on the water, we want to see your victory photos. Click here to upload them directly to our new Trophy Room. To get things started, here's Brittney Smith with a nice walleye.
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Captain Jim Porter sent us this shot of client Betsy with a 3.3-pound Florida crappie.
Stacy Rhoades with a Monster Pennsylvania channel catfish.
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Lori Barbour shows off at the dock with a nice king mackerel she boated on an offshore run out of Ocean Isle, North Carolina.
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Bethany Abell of Louisville, Kentucky, taught the guys she was fishing with a lesson when she decided to put a hot dog on her hook and ended up catching this catfish.
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Hannah Noll used a Thomas Buoyant Spoon to catch this borwnie in Taylor Park Reservoir in Colorado.

Check out our 40 favorite entries from this year's contest (so far) as well as picks from the past two years by clicking through the slides at left. Click here to enter your photos for a chance to win a lure package from Rapala worth $100, plus a pair of women's Headwaters waders and boots from Simms, valued at $450. Deadline for entries is midnight on August 31.--The Eds.