"Otwin Kandolf" sounds like a Lord of the Rings character, doesn't it?) (I had to check to make sure this story wasn't a joke. Walleye -- Mabry Harper, Old Hickory Lake. A fisherman has caught the biggest ever wild brown trout to be pulled out of a British river - an 11lb beast FIVE times the average size. photo via stuff.co.nz New Zealand is known for its stunning brown trout, but the beast that angler Otwin Kandolf caught last week won't be winning any beauty contests. This huge (42-pound, 1-ounce) beast is the largest brown ever caught in New Zealand. Item LF.00437 - Largest Rainbow Trout caught in B.C., weight 201 lbs., length 34" Item LF.00438 - Fishing, Drinkwater Creek, Vancouver Island Item LF.00439 - Man fishing thigh deep in water News Razza Bar and Bistro employee Sean Colenso told Stuff "it was the biggest brown trout I have ever seen". The title generally belongs to Canadian fisher Sean Konrad is 48 pound and 42 inch catch as the biggest ever rainbow trout … The second trout is 21.75", 5" thick and weighed 5.1 pounds. It has been more than 50 years since Harper pulled his 11.34 kg (25 pound) walleye from Old Hickory Lake, near his home in Tennessee on … These two Brook Trout are on display at the Thunder Bay Museum. One of the most notable records in the world of catching rainbow trout is 42 inch. The largest rainbow trout caught weighed 48 lbs and was 42 inches long. The folder in the IGFA's Record Department designated Mabry Harper's world record walleye is chock-full of articles and letters related to the controversy that has followed this catch over the past half century. However, the day after Dr. Cook caught his record Dr. Cook caught two more large Brook Trout that may have spawned the rumor of the second big fish. What's more, it's not only the biggest lake trout ever caught in New Hampshire, it's the biggest one caught in the whole of New England. A fisherman has reportedly reeled in a record after hooking what’s said to be the largest-ever wild brown trout caught in a river in Northern Ireland. One trout is 23.5" long, 6" thick and weighed 6.6 pounds. Currently the record is a fish caught in the same canal in 2013 weighing in at 42.1lb (19.1kg). More Like This More Like This. Notable record. 1 of 6.