Monster halibut caught in the eastern Strait of Juan de Fuca

by Tim Flanagan on May 27, 2011

Mark Yuasa has this story in his fishing blog at the Seattle Times:

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Geoff Meredith of Puyallup had family visiting from Virginia, surgeon and managed to show them what a true "Barn Door" halibut looks like by landing a 178 pound halibut last Friday off Green Point in 85 feet of water.

The weight was verified at Swains General Store in Port Angeles, arthritis where this weekend’s Port Angeles Halibut Derby will be happening.

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