An American eel

Posted on: August 23, 2018 | Paul McKenzie | Comments

It made news earlier this year when two American eels were caught in the Allegheny River. They’re exceptionally rare to find. Now, another one turned up. Paul McKenzie of Mt. Lebanon was fishing the Allegheny River near the Washington’s Landing Marina, near the Heinz Plant, recently when an angler behind him caught this eel.

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Bob Frye is a storyteller with a passion for all things outdoors. He hunts, he fishes, he hikes, he camps, he paddles, backpacks and snowshoes depending on the season. If he’s not an expert at anything, it’s because he’s passionate to try a little bit of everything.