Wind Swept Channel Cat

Todd Wendorf


I found a place to hide from 30 mph winds that kept me safe in my smaller boat but still allowed the warm surface water to be stacked up on a northern shoreline. It only took a few minutes to find the channel cats that were taking advantage of the warm water. This 35" and 22 lb beast was taken on a cut bluegill in about 1.5' of water.

Species: Channel Catfish

Date Caught: 04/30/2013

Kept / Released: Released

Region of Catch: Region 1

Length: 35"

Weight: 22

Lure / Bait used: Bait | Cut Bluegill

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