These are some Big walleyes that were caught and released this past year in Ontario's Sunset Country.
Everyone loves to eat walleye, but these big ones were are released to live another day to go on to spawn next year. Larger 'eyes don't taste as succulent as the smaller walleye which is great for the fisheries in Northwest Ontario. Thankfully the trend is to release the large ones back into the water. Gone are the days of mounting these trophy walleyes on a wall. Today the taxidermists can recreate an exact replica with a photo and some measurements.
Take a look at these beautiful walleye caught in Ontario in 2014:
31.5" walleye caught at Big Eagle Lodge
Riley Swindell was fishing Eagle Lake at Big Eagle Lodge and caught this beautiful 31.5" walleye. It was about 12 lbs!
28" Walleye Caught at Big North Lodge
Elan Chochinov caught a 28" walleye while fishing on Gun Lake at Big North Lodge. Great catch!
32" Walleye Caught at Halley's Camp's Kettle Falls Lodge
Marisa from Minnesota was staying at Halley's Camps Kettle Falls Lodge on the English River when she caught this 31" and 14lb walleye! Kettle Falls is on the western side of the English River consist of countless islands, underwater reefs, weedy bays, and 3 major tributaries: Werner, Winding, and Sturgeon Rivers.
32" Walleye Caught at Indian Point Camp
Taylor caught this huge 32" walleye at Indian Point Camp on Wabigoon Lake.
Location: Indian Point Camp on Wabigoon Lake, Dryden, Ontario, Canada
32" Walleye caught at Agimac River Outfitters
Michael Lindsley caught and released this beautiful 32 ", 12-pound walleye on Indian Lake at Agimac River Outfitters 18 miles north of Ignace, Ontario.
Nice Walleye caught at Camp Lake St. Joseph
This huge walleye was caught on Lake St. Joseph by Terry Borman who was staying at Camp Lake St. Joseph.
25.5" Walleye Caught With Ontario Wilderness Houseboat Rentals
Last September, Tom Sanders was on a houseboat trip with Ontario Wilderness Houseboat Rentals when he caught and released this fat 25.5" walleye in Miles Bay on Lake of the Woods.
28.5 Walleye Caught at Clark's Northern Lights Resort
28.5" walleye (8.1 lbs) walleye caught on Cedar Lake by Mike Rybicki who was staying at Clark's Northern Lights Resort.
29.5" Walleye Caught at True North Outposts & Cabins
Dominick Palma caught and released this 29.5" walleye on Clearwater (Burditt) Lake while staying at True North Outposts & Cabins. Being a fairly novice fisherman, Dom now has a big personal record to beat.
30" Walleye Caught at Slippery Winds Wilderness Resort
This 30" golden walleye was caught and released at Slippery Winds Wilderness Lodge. The walleye was caught on Yoke Lake in the evening of July 11th, 2014.
27.5" Walleye Caught at Ross' Camp
Bob Dahlke Jr caught & released this 27.5" walleye (about 7 lb) on Clearwater (Burditt) Lake in June 2014 at Ross' Camp.
28.5" Walleye Caught at KaBeeLo Lodge
Eyad Yehyawi of Iowa caught this nice 28.5" walleye in late June while fishing with KaBeeLo Lodge. Eyad's brother helped to net the fish and then after a quick pic let her back into the water unharmed to live another day.
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