this was just my dads friend, jason. he speared it on a small lake by his house in savage,mn. i dont even know if it is 35lbs, but i am just going with what he told me, and by the way he is about 5ft 6in.
If you've got short, stubby fingers and wear reading glasses, any relaxation you would normally derive from fly fishing is completely eliminated when you try to tie on a fly. ~ Jack Ohman, Fear of Fly Fishing, 1988