Tommy, who was it that said "I will NEVER use an Arkie" ?
Girth is the measurement AROUND the widest part of the fish. Therefore, the IGFA girth reported at 76" would indicate a wingspan of 38"...
Sounds like your fish would have shattered the current all tackle world record !
IGFA World Record Detail | Ray, California butterfly
Very cool !
Way to go TP ! Are those the garlic/salt impregnated LF Magic Shad ?
2 rods are not allowed at Lake Barrett.
A Second-Rod Validation is required to fish with two rods in inland waters in any sport...
17 Hungarian Bass for 2 guys ? I'm guessing you could have doubled your count with a trolling motor.
When the winds from the East, the fish bite least