Catch and Release Fish Records

Length Record - Catch and Release Game Fish

Species Length (in.) Location Angler Date
Arctic Grayling 16.2 Alpine Creek Lake #13 Brian Brooks 07/04/2020
Black Crappie 17 Crane Creek Reservoir Jon Urban 07/27/2020
Bluegill 11.5 Cave Lake Elisa Rose 04/10/2016
Bonneville Cisco 7.8 Bear Lake Afton Garren 01/22/2016
Bonneville Cutthroat 28.5 Bear Lake Gaylon Newbold 04/21/2016
Bonneville Whitefish 21 Bear Lake Gaylon Newbold 12/10/2019
Species Length (in.) Location Angler Date
Brook Trout 22 Henrys Lake Kazen Cromar 12/11/2016
Brown Trout 30 Snake River Chase Newton 10/18/2016
Bullhead Catfish 14.25 Spring Valley Reservoir Sydney Schoth 06/21/2021
Bull Trout 39 Lake Pend Oreille Matthew Lutzke 01/19/2021
Species Length (in.) Location Angler Date
Channel Catfish 33" Lake Lowell Reed Monson 07/24/2020
Chinook Salmon (fresh water) 28 Anderson Ranch Reservoir Michael and Andrea Wehrer Nicholson 06/15/2016
Chinook Salmon (ocean run) 41.5 Salmon River Michael Nicholson 07/04/2016
Flathead Catfish 42 Snake River Jared Holt 09/06/2020
Gerrard Rainbow Trout 36.5 Lake Pend Oreille

Sophie Egizi

10/11/2019
Golden Trout 21.3 Pass Lake James Taylor 08/29/2020
Green Sunfish 6.25 Eagle Island Park Pond Hayleigh Urban 09/02/2020
Green Sunfish/Bluegill hybrid 8 Eagle Island Park Pond Hayleigh Urban 08/28/2020
Kokanee Salmon 22.8 Big Elk Creek Rob Mackesey 08/29/2020
Species Length (in.) Location Angler Date
Lahontan Cutthroat Trout 18.5 Grasmere Reservoir Jon Urban 05/28/2021
Lake Trout 41.5 Payette Lake Dylan Smith 07/21/2018
Lake Whitefish 24.5 Lake Pend Oreille Corey Comstock 05/11/2020
Largemouth Bass 25 Cave Lake JJ Schillinger 10/19/2019
Mountain Whitefish 21 North Fork Clearwater Gary Hardesty 10/28/2016
Northern Pike 49 Coeur d'Alene Lake Scott Blahnik 10/20/2020
Species Length (in.) Location Angler Date
Pumpkinseed 9 Chase Lake, Bonner County Rick Poedtke 05/31/2018
Rainbow/Cutthroat Hybrid Trout 30 Snake River Ryan Ivy 11/04/2018
Rainbow Trout 31.25 American Falls Reservoir Brett Jones 05/25/2020
Smallmouth Bass 22.75 Dworshak Reservoir Dustin Shepherd 05/02/2020
Species Length (in.) Location Angler Date
Steelhead 39.25 South Fork Clearwater River Scott Turner 04/11/2021
Tiger Muskellunge 40 Lake Cascade Nicholas Percy 08/29/2017
Tiger Trout 21 Deer Creek Reservoir Mark Randolph 05/09/2020
Walleye 31.5 Salmon Falls Creek Reservoir Russell Isaak 09/16/2016
Warmouth 7.5 CJ Strike Reservoir Tyler Urban 05/26/2021
Westslope Cutthroat Trout 24 Priest Lake Madison Nackos 05/29/2021
Species Length (in.) Location Angler Date
White Crappie 14.25 CJ Strike Reservoir Mathew Wilcox 05/11/2017
White Sturgeon 119.5 Snake River Rusty Peterson, Russell Pottenger, Robert Seiler, Robert Seiler Jr., Kristina Seiler, Mark D'Amico, Max D'Amico 07/09/2019
Species Length (in.) Location Angler Date
Yellow Perch 17 Cascade Lake David Ekmark 05/05/2018
Yellowstone Cutthroat Trout 31 Snake River Nate Burr 09/08/2020

 

Length Record - Catch and Release Nongame Fish

Species Length (in.) Location Angler Date
Bridgelip Sucker 17 Lemhi River Eric Geisthardt 05/18/2021
Common Carp 37 Snake River Chase Newton 11/13/2016
Grass Carp 40 Marsing Pond Joe Bonawitz 08/25/2019
Largescale Sucker 27.7 Cascade Reservoir Gary Hardesty 04/9/2016
Northern Pikeminnow 25.25 Salmon River Katelin Hall 10/30/2020
Peamouth Chub 13.5 CJ Strike Reservoir Wayne Scott

07/24/2016

Tench 19 Coeur d’Alene Lake Mike Nunemacher 05/31/2020
Tench 18.7 Coeur d’Alene Lake Avery Arrhenius 08/03/2018
Tilapia 15 Snake River Dave Gassel 02/21/2017
Utah Sucker 25 Snake River Rick Thompson 03/19/2021
Utah Chub 17.25 Blackfoot Reservoir Shane Thomas 04/27/2018
Species Length (in.) Location Angler Date