Lacombe, Alberta, Canada: World's Largest Fishing Lure

28 feet long, with a 16-foot-hook. Officially unveiled next to a trout pond June 1, 2019.
Address:
Len Thompson Drive, Lacombe, AB, Canada
Directions:
From AB-12 drive north on AB-2A for 1.5 km. At the stoplight turn right onto Wolf Creek Drive. Cross the train tracks, then make the first left (Fountain Tire) onto gravel Len Thompson Drive. The Lure is at the north end of Len Thompson Drive, next to the Len Thompson Trout Pond.
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World's Largest Fishing Lure

The largest fishing lure in the world will be officially unveiled outdoors on June 1, 2019, in Lacombe (I got a sneak peak at a special VIP event). It was built to celebrate the 90th birthday of the Thompson-Pallister Bait Co. Ltd, and is a replica of the company's popular 5 of Diamonds Len Thompson Lure. It's 28 feet long, and will include a 16-foot-hook. A whopper!

[Jana Fafard, 05/27/2019]

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