Whilst the Cod has declined in most waters over the last couple of decades due to over-fishing, Europe is still able to provide the opportunity of catching a real monster fish. Every year massive Cod are caught in Norway to traveling anglers.
Every young angler starting out in the wonderful world of fishing dreams
of catching that one real monster fish. For many anglers the desire never
fades leading to a lifetime of obsession and many hours, days and weeks
sat on the bank or boat hoping and praying that their dreams will come
Whilst we can't promise you will catch the fish of your dreams we hope
the pictures and videos on these pages will inspire you to grab the fishing
tackle from the garage or shed and head of to that lake, river or sea in
search of your fish of a life-time.
If you do catch it, be sure to send us some photos and share it with the world - Tight lines and be safe out there.
Whilst not a European Fish, we decided to claim the Siberian Taimen due to the fact that it is awesome beast that grows to huge weights and lives in the land of our neighbour Russia. We are confident that they will not mind our cheek by borrowing this fantastic fish.
European Carp of monster scale grace the waters of many European countries. With more fisheries dedicating their venues to the Carp we can expect to see some huge beasts coming out for many years.
Monster Zander in Europe exist in many countries with some truly magnificent specimens coming from waters as far wide as Southern Italy to Northern Scandinavia. A big Zander is a rare sight indeed but is a ferocious and very impressive looking beast.
European waters are home to some of the worlds biggest Halibut. Every year massive Halibut are caught in Norway to traveling anglers seeking to do battle with these beasts from the deep. The Halibut is a true monster fish that grows to an amazing size.
Europe's waters are home to some fine Trout fishing with the possibility to catch some real monster Trout. With wild Huchen, Taimen, Rainbows and Brown Trout, the monster Trout angler can be sure of plenty opportunities
Monster Pike in Europe exist in many countries with some truly magnificent specimens coming from waters as far wide as Southern Italy to Northern Scandinavia. Few can argue that a big Pike is an awesome sight.
Terry Knight's Monster Pike : 43lb 13oz from Wykeham Lakes
The Atlantic Salmon is a wonderful creature of great strength, speed and grace. To capture a big fresh run Salmon from a wild fast flowing river in the stuff of many an anglers dreams. Northern Europe boasts some of the worlds finest Salmon fishing in spectacular surroundings.