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Old 06-19-2019, 12:34 AM
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Default Big Fraser river sturgeon

Looks like 3 Albertans managed to land a rather large sturgeon near Chilliwack. 11 feet long and 62 inches around. Estimated at 800 lbs.

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Old 06-19-2019, 04:58 AM
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And I thought ours was big!

Simply epic fish to catch and release....if you have not done this I highly recommend it!

Congrats to the lads who landed this beast!

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Old 06-19-2019, 06:27 AM
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Default Big Fraser river sturgeon

Yes this is a great trip I would recommend to all anglers even my wife had a great time and she doesn’t fish much. We have caught lots over the years none that big 86” “inches about 350 pounds was biggest. But what a great time we go to Hope just up river from Chilliwack.

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Old 06-19-2019, 07:37 AM
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I'm in the same boat as the others, would strongly recommend anyone remotely interested in fishing these Dino's to book a trip..

Was blessed to anchor a 11 foot beast a few years ago as well... An experience I will never forget.
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Old 06-19-2019, 08:03 PM
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been going with steve for years , always catch big sturgeon,
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