Grass Carp Records State & World Records
Grass carp are one of the most fun freshwater species to fish for. Below you will learn what makes a trophy grass carp and the state and world records.
World Record Grass Carp
The biggest grass carp ever caught weighted 87 pounds, 10 ounces. This world record was caught at the Piasuchnik Dam in Bulgaria in 2009.
Grass Carp Records by State
|Bradley D. Bridges, Sr., Bryant
|Cottonwood Park Lake
|66 lbs 8 oz
|Mark S. Metzger
|61 lbs 8 oz
|Atchison State Fishing Lake
|Kenneth Mosby JR
|58 lbs 8ozs.
|Forest Lawn Lake
|Cameron Plantation Lake
|WILSON CREEK 2X
|55 lbs 8 oz
|James Dempsey, Jr.
|68 lbs 12 oz
|David W. Stowell
|68 lbs 15.20 oz
|Chelsea City Lake
|Pond (Mason County)
|Joseph R. Spencer, II
What state has the largest grass carp?
Kansas is the state with the largest grass carp caught in the United States. It weighed 77.75 lbs and was caught on Atchison State Fishing Lake by Kenneth Mosby JR on September 30, 2012.
What is the average size grass carp?
The average size grass carp seen in the wild are 10-20 lbs and 2-3ft long. This is much smaller than the world record of 87 lbs.
What size grass carp is considered a trophy?
Grass carp start to be considered trophy at 30 lbs.