The Biggest Fish Contest

Biggest Pacific Halibut Sponsored By

Biggest Ling Cod Sponsored By

Get your Fishing Poles and cameras ready! Fishing Season is open and HASA wants to share in your experience.

The Biggest Ling Cod Contest and Biggest Pacific Halibut Fishing contest was May 15, 2020 and end June 15, 2020. Congrats to Allen Pierce and Ben Herring!

Now it’s Time for the Biggest Black Snapper, Salmon, California Halibut, Albacore, and Exotic Fish. And We are waving the entry fee…

Contestants Must submit 2 pictures, one of your fish being measured with a closed mouth from the tip of its nose to middle of tail down the lateral line of the fish. The second being a picture of you with the fish. Submit entry by posting pictures to HASA Facebook page or email to to be entered. Please include name & where you are from, type of fish with length and weight if possible, and location caught (not limited to Humboldt County but still limited to California).

example: Jenn from Eureka, ling cod, 30″ 5 lbs, caught just outside of Humboldt Bay.

Contestants must comply with California Department of Fish & Wildlife regulations. HASA encourages all participants to follow State and federal social distancing recommendations. HASA trusts that each fisherman is maintaining safe fishing practices, and adhering to state and federal guidelines pertaining to each species of fish within the respective contests. Entries are not considered “placed or entered” until pictures are uploaded onto the HASA facebook page, or emailed to, thus HASA is not responsible for injury, harm, or loss or persons or property while fishermen are out fishing.

Two randomly drawn contestants will receive $50 prepaid CCCU mastercard.  

The Winner from each category will be entered into a drawing for an “Accurate Boss Fury FX2-400 / Accurate BV-70M – engraved HASA 2020” to be awarded at the close of the Fishing Seasons in September 2020.