Josh Lewis, 11, with his first tom. He took it on the opening day of the Idaho youth hunt. Field & Stream Online Editors
“This photo is my buddy Jeff with a 46 1/4-inch pike caught in Ontario, Canada.” –Robert L. Connor Field & Stream Online Editors
Joshua Williford caught this 43-inch northern pike on a fishing trip to northern Manitoba. Field & Stream Online Editors
Bart DuBois Jr. bagged this turkey with a 9 1/2-inch beard and 7/8-inch spurs this May. Field & Stream Online Editors
John Hower shot this Blackbuck on Rainbow Ranch in Hamilton, Texas in February of 2007. Field & Stream Online Editors
Jason Herbert holds up a 4-pound, 6-ounce largemouth taken from Lake Osborne in West Palm Beach, Fla. Field & Stream Online Editors
John Williamson of Spring, Texas caught this 15-pound striper at Lake Amistad, Texas. Field & Stream Online Editors
Scott Swenson caught this 28 1/2-inch walleye at Mille Lacs Lake, Minn. Field & Stream Online Editors
Turner Stuart caught this largemouth, which weighed 8 pounds and was 27 inches long. Field & Stream Online Editors
This 13-pound, 30-inch bass was caught in DeLeon Springs, Fla. by Keith Abrahamson. Field & Stream Online Editors
Sydney Updegrave, 3, hauled this 20-inch brown trout from Clark¿¿s Creek in Dauphin County, Pa. Field & Stream Online Editors
Nathan Dillard, 7, far right, watches his mother measure his 10-pound, 8-ounce bass caught out of his grandfather’s pond in Fairburn, Ga. Field & Stream Online Editors
Brad Hanselman downed this gobbler west of McAlester, Okla. in late April. The tom weighed 21 pounds, had a 5-inch beard, and 1-inch spurs. Field & Stream Online Editors
Hank Graves hauled this hybrid striped bass from Lake Monroe, Ind. Field & Stream Online Editors
Tanner Henderson, 6, caught this carp while fishing with his father at Cuyahoga River in Ohio. Field & Stream Online Editors
Aptly named Jeff and Wayne Salmon holding their silver salmon catches from Ayakulik River in Kodiak, Alaska. Field & Stream Online Editors
Mitchell Byrd caught this 55-inch wahoo about 65 miles off the coast of Orange Beach, Ala this past Mother’s Day. Field & Stream Online Editors
David and Chris Downer of Mason, Ohio caught these two bluegills at the same time. For both of them, it was the first fish they ever caught. Field & Stream Online Editors
Cathy Belair hauled this record-sized king salmon out of the Talkeenta River in Alaska on her first salmon trip. The king’s estimated weight was over 60-pounds and measured 53 1/2-inches in length and 29 1/2-inches in girth. Field & Stream Online Editors
To break up his routine while serving for six months in Iraq, Erik Kobs and a few of his fellow service members would go fishing for a few hours on Sunday. Here is Kobs with an asp he caught. The pictures on the next two slides were caught by guys fishing with Kobs. Field & Stream Online Editors
Glenn Howell poses with his asp. Field & Stream Online Editors
Donald Roberts holds up his carp. Field & Stream Online Editors
Michael Hoskins caught this bass at a neighborhood pond while on leave from serving in Afghanistan. Field & Stream Online Editors
Josh VanHise caught this 25-inch, 6 1/2-pound largemouth bass out of Little Sebago Lake in Windham, Maine. Field & Stream Online Editors
Jonathan Dang caught this 7-pound largemouth on a family friend’s private lake in Texas. Field & Stream Online Editors
Danny O’Connor hauled this 16-inch bass out of Keen Lake in Waymart, Pa. Field & Stream Online Editors
Jared Avelis introduced his girlfriend, Michelle Jackson, to bass fishing this spring at a local fishing hole near Terra Haute, Ind. Field & Stream Online Editors
Mason Daughett hauled this 65-pound king salmon out of the Kenai River in Alsaka. Field & Stream Online Editors
James Grady caught these hybrids while fishing at Barren River Lake near Bowling Green, Ky. Field & Stream Online Editors
Katlyn Storms shot this tom, her first turkey, this spring. The gobbler weighed 21 pounds, had an 8-inch beard and 1-inch spurs. Field & Stream Online Editors
Nate Schuessler won first place at a local biggest gobbler competition with his nearly 24 1/2-pound bird. Field & Stream Online Editors
Greg Thomas shot this nice 10-pointer this past November. Field & Stream Online Editors
Corie Podscheine, left, and his little brother, Josh, managed to each bag a bird this spring while hunting together in mid-May. Field & Stream Online Editors
Connor Bond shot this 8-point Texas Hill Country buck near the community of Driftwood. Field & Stream Online Editors
Jamie’s Landau shot this jake, her first turkey, this spring. Field & Stream Online Editors
Nate West shot these bighead carp bow fishing in the Platte River near its confluence with the Missouri River. Field & Stream Online Editors