Lance Brune of Pierz went lake trout fishing for the first time this past winter. On Whitefish Lake in Ontario he caught this 19-pound, 2-ounce lake trout on a 1-ounce jig dressed with a white tube bait. As he worked the big trout up from 65 feet down, the screw on his reel came loose. But despite this mishap he still got the fish through the hole. "I caught the trout of a lifetime on my first trip and in the second hole I fished," Brune said. "I was pretty happy and will always cherish the memory of my first lake trout trip."
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