Golden trout (Oncorhynchus aquabonita), state fish of California, caught in Sierra Nevada of California, USA
The largest golden trout ever caught measured 28 inches long and weighed 11.25 pounds.
Adler trout farm. Golden trout
Experts can’t agree if the golden trout is its own species or a subspecies of rainbow trout.
Wild Californian golden trout caught in a remote high elevation lake in Idaho
You can find golden trout at elevations up to 10,000 feet above sea level.
Spicy baked trout fillets with garlic butter sauce, lemon and parsley close-up in a copper frying pan on a table. Horizontal top view from above
When cooked, golden trout possess firm red flesh, and the skin turns pale gold.