Well, I have seen prettier fish but there’s no denying that this 76.5-pound flathead catfish is a monster. So big, in fact, that it is the largest fish ever taken in the state of Arizona!
“Flathead” Ed Wilcoxson of AZ Fishing 4 Flathead Cat Fishing Guide Service caught the behemoth while fishing Bartlett Lake fishing in 35-38 feet of water over a rock pile. He was using a live carp on, yep, you guessed it, an Ugly Stik rod. You can read the whole story at Havasu News