Lake Trout


Other Common Names:

Great Lakes trout, laker, namaycush,togue, grey trout, mountain trout


Scientific Name:

Salvelinus namaycush



Average length is 17 to 27 inches



light spots on darker background, light underside


Photo courtesy of

Konrad Schmidt - James Ford Bell Museum of Natural History


Text courtesy of:

Fish Profiles - University of Wisconsin Sea Grant Institute

Fishes of Wisconsin by George C. Becker


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