Rick Ray of Two Harbors holds the 42-inch lake trout he caught Tuesday on Lake Superior near Two Harbors. He was trolling with Chris Lemke of Two Harbors aboard Lemke’s boat, the Gina Marie. The fish weighed about 27 pounds, Ray said. Chris Lemke photo
Two Harbors anglers catch nice lake trout after a long battle
Rick Ray of Two Harbors already had reeled in a 6-pound lake trout on Tuesday, his biggest lake trout ever, so he was pretty happy.
But at midday, while trolling on Lake Superior, he and fishing partner Chris Lemke hooked one that made them both forget the 6-pounder. This one would measure 42 inches long and weigh 27 pounds.
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