Your 25 Best Fish of the Summer

Bob Ford hauled this monster musky out of Deer Lake in Grand Rapids, Minn.Field & Stream Online Editors
Chris Ising caught this 4-pound, 3-ounce largemouth in a private pond in Indiana. According to his "new tattoo of a measuring stick--to scale from the tip of his pinky finger," the bass was 19- to 20-inches long.Field & Stream Online Editors
Candace Robinette curls up this 40-pound amberjack at the Fort Pierce Inlet in Florida.Field & Stream Online Editors
Nick Pesce caught this 60-pound red-tailed catfish during a fishing trip to the Rio Urariquera in Brazil.Field & Stream Online Editors
Buddy McKeller pulled in this 39-pound, 8-ounce striped bass from Lake Walter F. George in Georgia. It is reportedly the largest fish ever caught at the lake.Field & Stream Online Editors
Mary Nishioka with the biggest steelhead of her life, a 37 1/2-incher, on the Umpqua River in Oregon with guide Dave Teitzel this past March.Field & Stream Online Editors
Tommy Tupman of Newport Beach, Calif. caught this 246-pound halibut in Alaska this July.Field & Stream Online Editors
Cathy Belair reeled in this record-sized king on the Talkeenta River, AK during her first salmon trip. She estimated the fish at over 60-pounds, and it measured 53 1/2-inches in length and 29 1/2-inches in girth.Field & Stream Online Editors
Martin Vezzuto caught this 512-pound thresher shark while fishing 30 miles south of Fire Island Inlet in Long Island, NY.Field & Stream Online Editors
Julie LeGault caught this 21-inch plus smallie on the New River in Virginia using a 4-inch black Senko.Field & Stream Online Editors
"This photo is my buddy Jeff with a 46 1/4-inch pike caught in Ontario, Canada." --Robert L. ConnorField & Stream Online Editors
It took John Crisostomo forty minutes to land this rooster fish while on a trip to Cabo San Lucas.Field & Stream Online Editors
Robert Owens hoists this 38-pound, 44-inch catfish, which he caught on the Niangua Arm of Lake of the Ozarks in Missouri.Field & Stream Online Editors
Todd Scobee of Winchester, KY holds his first musky. Cave Run Lake, KY.Field & Stream Online Editors
Andrew Pinckney caught this 80-pound grouper during a trip to Costa Rica.Field & Stream Online Editors
On the fourth day of fishing the Amazon River in Brazil, Jason Caraway landed this 23-pound, 4-ounce peacock bass.Field & Stream Online Editors
Scott Sipe caught this 43-pound, 47-inch striped bass off the southern shore of Martha's Vineyard.Field & Stream Online Editors
Fishing at Pyramid Lake, Nev., Rick Wild reeled in this over 30-inch Lahontan cutthroat trout.Field & Stream Online Editors
Brynn Thomas hauled this drum in from Pamlico Sound, NC.Field & Stream Online Editors
Scott Nugent caught and released this 63-inch, 80-pound sturgeon at Rainy River, Minn.Field & Stream Online Editors
Dick Colwell caught this nice smallmouth while fishing in New York.Field & Stream Online Editors
Barry W. Smith fought in this 130-pound tarpon this July while flyfishing at Carabelle, Fla.Field & Stream Online Editors
Nick Pesce reeled in this flesh-eating payara, a.k.a. the vampire fish, on the Rio Urariquera in Brazil.Field & Stream Online Editors
Robbie Burrow hauled this largemouth out of the town lake in Austin, Texas.Field & Stream Online Editors
Richard Murphy and David Naron caught this 200-pound yellowfin tuna 100 miles off the Alabama/Mississippi coast on a two-pound live hardtail. They hooked up at 7:05 am and finally landed the fish at 11:00.Field & Stream Online Editors