It's the Great Pumpkin! Scott Carley of south Langley proudly shows off his winning behemoth pumpkin at the Great Pumpkin Weigh-off at Aldor Acres on Saturday

It's the Great Pumpkin! Scott Carley of south Langley proudly shows off his winning behemoth pumpkin at the Great Pumpkin Weigh-off at Aldor Acres on Saturday

Growing a Monster Squash

Scott Carley of south Langley proudly shows off his winning behemoth pumpkin at the Great Pumpkin Weigh-off

It’s the Great Pumpkin! Scott Carley of south Langley proudly shows off his winning behemoth pumpkin at the Great Pumpkin Weigh-off at Aldor Acres on Saturday, Oct. 11.

Carley grew the 1,177 pound monster, which beat out last year’s winner Dave Chan, who was runner-up this year with his 1,040 pounder.

HARRY HUNT PHOTO

Last year’s winner of the Great Pumpkin Weigh-off, Dave Chan, was runner-up this year with his 1,040 pounder.