Fishing Contests
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This information contains all current bass, walleye, trout, tiger muskie, and mixed species contests to be held in Washington State waters . Please note that this list is subject to change.

  • Columbia River* - Columbia River below Bonneville Dam
     

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All fishing contests

Contest Date(s)SponsorSpeciesWho May Qualify
Benton County
Lake Wallula
  Apr 22 - Apr 23rd, 2017 American Bass Association - Washington Bass Members
  May 6 - 7th, 2017 Othello Bass Club Bass Members
  May 13 - 14th, 2017 Limit Out Marine Bass Open
  Jun 17 - Jun 18th, 2017 Columbia Basin Bass Club Bass Members
  Jul 22nd, 2017 Rascal Rodeo Walleye Open
  Aug 12 - Aug 13th, 2017 Nixons Marine-Northwest Bass Bass Members
  Sep 15 - Sep 16th, 2017 American Bass Association - Washington Bass Members
  Sep 30 - Oct 1st, 2017 Washington State B.A.S.S. Nation Federation Bass Members
  Oct 21st, 2017 Columbia Basin Bass Club Bass Open
Chelan County
Lake Chelan
  Apr 22 - Apr 23rd, 2017 Something Catchy Kokanee, Trout Open
  May 20 - 21st, 2017 Okanogan Valley Bass Club Bass Members
  May 20 - 21st, 2017 Washington Bass Association Bass Members
  Jun 3 - Jun 4th, 2017 Lake Chelan Bass Club Bass Open
  Jun 17 - Jun 18th, 2017 Student Angler Federation Bass Members
  Sep 9th, 2017 Potholes Bass Club Bass Members
Lake Entiat
  Jun 16 - Jun 18th, 2017 East Wenatchee Rotary Club Northern Pikeminnow Open
Wapato Lake
  Jun 3 - Jun 4th, 2017 Evergreen Bass Club Bass Members
Clark County
Columbia River
  Jul 21 - Jul 23rd, 2017 CCA Washington (Lower Columbia Chapter) Hatchery Steelhead Members
Columbia River*
  Aug 12 - Aug 13th, 2017 Puyallup Hawg Hunters Bass Members
Cowlitz County
Merwin Lake
  Aug 19th, 2017 NW Tiger Pac Tiger Muskie Members
Silver Lake
  Mar 25 - Mar 26th, 2017 American Bass Association - Washington Bass Members
  Apr 29th, 2017 Capital City Bass Club Bass Open
  Apr 30th, 2017 Capital City Bass Club Bass Members
  May 20 - 21st, 2017 Mt St Helens Bass Masters Bass Open
  Jul 15 - Jul 16th, 2017 Coastal Bassmasters Bass Members
  Jul 29 - Jul 30th, 2017 American Bass Association - Washington Bass Members
Grant County
Banks
  Apr 22 - Apr 23rd, 2017 Grand Coulee Dam Area Chamber of Commerce Bass, Trout Open
Banks Lake
  Apr 8 - Apr 9th, 2017 Nixons Marine-Northwest Bass Bass Members
  May 20 - 21st, 2017 Spokane Walleye Club Walleye Open
  May 27 - 29th, 2017 Washington State Bass Federation Bass Members
  Jun 17 - Jun 18th, 2017 Banks Lake Bass Club Bass Members
  Jun 24 - Jun 25th, 2017 American Bass Association - Washington Bass Members
  Jul 8th, 2017 Potholes Bass Club Bass Members
  Jul 8 - Jul 9th, 2017 Western Bass Club Members
  Jul 22nd, 2017 Othello Bass Club Bass Members
  Jul 22 - Jul 23rd, 2017 Northend Bass Club Bass Open
  Aug 5 - Aug 6th, 2017 Banks Lake Bass Club Bass Open
  Aug 12 - Aug 13th, 2017 Mt St Helens Bass Masters Bass Members
  Sep 16 - Sep 17th, 2017 Banks Lake Bass Club Bass Members
  Sep 23 - Sep 24th, 2017 Northwest Bass Bass Members
  Oct 7 - Oct 8th, 2017 Washington State Bass Federation Bass Members
  Oct 21 - Oct 22nd, 2017 Inland Empire Bass Club Bass Members
  Nov 4 - Nov 5th, 2017 Frostbite Bass Open
Blue Lake
  May 13th, 2017 Sun Lakes Park Resort Trout, Yellow Perch Open
Lake Wanapum
  Jun 25th, 2017 Central Washington Bass Club Bass Members
Moses Lake
  Mar 25 - Mar 26th, 2017 Panhandle Bass Anglers Bass Members
  Apr 22 - Apr 23rd, 2017 Limit Out Marine Bass Open
  Apr 29 - Apr 30th, 2017 Inland Empire Bass Club Bass Members
  May 6 - 7th, 2017 Nixons Marine-Northwest Bass Bass Members
  May 20th, 2017 Potholes Bass Club Bass Members
  May 20 - 21st, 2017 Banks Lake Bass Club Bass Members
  May 21st, 2017 Al Bakker Memorial All Legal Species Members
  Jun 10th, 2017 Othello Bass Club Bass Members
  Jun 10 - Jun 11th, 2017 Nixons Marine-Northwest Bass Bass Members
  Jun 24 - Jun 25th, 2017 Limit Out Marine Bass Open
  Sep 9 - Sep 10th, 2017 Columbia Basin Bass Club Bass Members
  Oct 7 - Oct 8th, 2017 Potholes Bass Club Bass Members
Potholes Reservoir
  Mar 25 - Mar 26th, 2017 Othello Bass Club Bass Members
  Apr 15 - Apr 16th, 2017 Potholes Bass Club Bass Open
  Apr 29 - Apr 30th, 2017 Washington State B.A.S.S. Nation Federation Bass Members
  May 6 - 7th, 2017 Central Washington Bass Club Bass Members
  May 6 - 7th, 2017 MarDon Resort Walleye Open
  May 6 - 7th, 2017 Western Bass Club Bass Members
  May 20 - 21st, 2017 Nixons Marine-Northwest Bass Bass Members
  Jun 3 - Jun 4th, 2017 Coastal Bassmasters Bass Members
  Jun 3 - Jun 4th, 2017 Limit Out Marine Bass Open
  Jun 10th, 2017 Potholes Bass Club Bass Members
  Jun 10 - Jun 11th, 2017 Inland Empire Bass Club Bass Members
  Jul 8 - Jul 9th, 2017 Northend Bass Club Bass Members
  Jul 15th, 2017 Columbia Basin Bass Club Bass Members
  Aug 12 - Aug 13th, 2017 Washington Bass Association Bass Members
  Aug 19 - Aug 20th, 2017 Capital City Bass Club Bass Members
  Aug 26 - Aug 27th, 2017 American Bass Assocation - Washington Bass Members
  Sep 9 - Sep 10th, 2017 Northwest Bass Anglers Bass Members
  Sep 15 - Sep 17th, 2017 Mardon Resort All Legal Species Open
  Sep 16 - Sep 17th, 2017 Puyallup Hawg Hunters Bass Members
  Oct 7 - Oct 8th, 2017 Mt St Helens Bass Masters Bass Members
  Oct 14 - Oct 15th, 2017 Long Lake Bass Club Bass Members
King County
Lake Sammamish
  Apr 1 - Apr 2nd, 2017 Puyallup Hawg Hunters Bass Open
  May 21st, 2017 Castmasters Bass Club Bass Open
  Jun 17 - Jun 18th, 2017 Northwest Bassmasters Bass Members
  Aug 19th, 2017 Rainier Bass Club Bass Members
Lake Sawyer
  Aug 19 - Aug 20th, 2017 Evergreen Bass Club Bass Members
Lake Washington
  Apr 1 - Apr 2nd, 2017 Western Bass Club Bass Members
  Apr 8 - Apr 9th, 2017 Washington Bass Association Bass Members
  May 13 - 14th, 2017 Capital City Bass Club Bass Members
  May 13 - 14th, 2017 Northend Bass Club Bass Members
  May 20 - 21st, 2017 Puyallup Hawg Hunters Bass Members
  Jun 10th, 2017 Puget Sound Anglers (Renton Chapter) Trout Open
  Jun 10 - Jun 11th, 2017 Northend Bass Club Bass Members
  Jul 15th, 2017 Rainier Bass Club Bass Members
  Jul 29 - Jul 30th, 2017 Long Lake Bass Club Bass Members
  Aug 26 - Aug 27th, 2017 Washington State Bass Federation Bass Members
  Aug 27th, 2017 Castmasters Bass Club Bass Open
  Sep 9 - Sep 10th, 2017 Washington Bass Association Bass Members
  Sep 16 - Sep 17th, 2017 Western Bass Club Bass Members
  Oct 14 - Oct 15th, 2017 Puyallup Hawg Hunters Bass Open
  Oct 21 - Oct 22nd, 2017 Northwest Bassmasters Bass Members
Wilderness Lake
  Apr 22nd, 2017 MVBD Chamber of Commerce Trout Open
Kitsap County
Long Lake
  Apr 29 - Apr 30th, 2017 Long Lake Bass Club Bass Members
Klickitat County
Lake Umatilla
  Aug 5 - Aug 6th, 2017 Pacific Northwest Walleye Circuit Walleye Open
  Sep 16 - Sep 17th, 2017 Coastal Bassmasters Bass Members
Lewis County
Mayfield Lake
  May 13th, 2017 NW TIger Pac Tiger Muskie Members
  May 20 - 21st, 2017 World Class Trout Fishermen Trout Members
  Jul 22nd, 2017 NW Tiger Pac Tiger Muskie Members
Riffe Lake
  Jun 17 - Jun 18th, 2017 Western Bass Club Bass Members
  Jun 24 - Jun 25th, 2017 Mt St Helens Bass Masters Bass Members
  Jun 24 - Jun 25th, 2017 Washington State Bass Federation Bass Members
  Jul 15 - Jul 16th, 2017 Capital City Bass Club Bass Members
  Jul 30th, 2017 Castmasters Bass Club Bass Open
  Sep 9 - Sep 10th, 2017 Northend Bass Club Bass Members
  Sep 16th, 2017 Rainier Bass Club Bass Members
  Oct 7 - Oct 8th, 2017 Coastal Bassmasters Bass Members
Mason County
Lake Trask
  Apr 9th, 2017 Lake Trask Timber Trails Association Trout Members
Mason Lake
  Sep 30 - Oct 1st, 2017 Long Lake Bass Club Bass Members
Okanogan County
Conconully Lake
  Apr 22 - Apr 23rd, 2017 Conconully Chamber of Commerce Trout Open
Conconully Reservoir
  Apr 22 - Apr 23rd, 2017 Conconully Chamber of Commerce Trout Open
  Jul 16th, 2017 Central Washington Bass Club Bass Members
Lake Osoyoos
  Sep 23 - Sep 24th, 2017 Central Washington Bass Club Bass Members
  Oct 7 - Oct 8th, 2017 Okanogan Valley Bass Club Bass Members
Lake Pateros
  Jun 17 - Jun 18th, 2017 Okanogan Valley Bass Club Bass Members
  Jul 15th, 2017 Ray Stanley Memorial Bass Tournament Bass Open
Palmer Lake
  Jul 22 - Jul 23rd, 2017 Okanogan Valley Bass Club Bass Members
  Sep 16 - Sep 17th, 2017 Okanogan Valley Bass Club Bass Members
Spectacle Lake
  Aug 19 - Aug 20th, 2017 Okanogan Valley Bass Club Bass Members
Pend Oreille County
Boundary Reservoir
  May 6 - 7th, 2017 Western Star Bass Open
Box Canyon Reservoir
  May 20 - 21st, 2017 Inland Empire Bass Club Bass Members
Pierce County
American Lake
  Apr 15th, 2017 Adjutant General's CRA (Mt. Rainier) Kokanee, Trout Open
  Apr 30th, 2017 Castmasters Bass Club Bass Open
  May 6 - 7th, 2017 Lakewood Master Bassers Bass Members
  May 20th, 2017 Rainier Bass Club Bass Members
  Oct 7 - Oct 8th, 2017 Western Bass Club Bass Members
Lake Kapowsin
  Aug 26 - Aug 27th, 2017 Lakewood Master Bassers Bass Members
Lake Tapps
  Apr 22 - Apr 23rd, 2017 Coastal Bassmasters Bass Members
  Jun 10 - Jun 11th, 2017 Puyallup Hawg Hunters Bass Members
  Jun 17th, 2017 Rainier Bass Club Bass Open
  Aug 12 - Aug 13th, 2017 Long Lake Bass Club Bass Members
  Sep 16 - Sep 17th, 2017 Capital City Bass Club Bass Members
Lawerence Lake
  Sep 16 - Sep 17th, 2017 Lakewood Master Bassers Bass Members
Steilacoom Lake
  Apr 8 - Apr 9th, 2017 Lakewood Master Bassers Bass Members
Tanwax Lake
  Jun 17th, 2017 Rainbow RV Resort Trout Open
Skagit County
Big Lake
  Jun 3 - Jun 4th, 2017 Washington State Pond Jumperz Bass Open
Skamania County
Lake Bonneville
  Jun 17 - Jun 18th, 2017 Capital City Bass Club Bass Members
Snohomish County
Lake Goodwin
  May 20 - 21st, 2017 Long Lake Bass Club Bass Members
  Sep 30 - Oct 1st, 2017 Washington State Pond Jumpez Bass Open
Lake Stevens
  May 6 - 7th, 2017 Washington State Pond Jumperz Bass Members
  May 20th, 2017 Lake Stevens Lions Club Kokanee, Trout
Riley Lake
  Apr 22nd, 2017 Normanna Park Trout Members
Roesiger Lake
  Aug 5 - Aug 6th, 2017 Washington State Pond Jumperz Bass Members
Spokane County
Long Lake
  Apr 29th, 2017 Othello Bass Club Bass Members
  May 6 - 7th, 2017 Spokane Bass Club Bass Open
  Jun 3 - Jun 4th, 2017 Inland Empire Bass Club Bass Open
  Jun 24 - Jun 25th, 2017 Spokane Bass Club Bass Open
  Nov 5th, 2017 Spokane Bass Club Bass Members
Newman Lake
  Aug 5th, 2017 Spokane Bass Club Bass Members
Silver Lake
  Jun 11th, 2017 Spokane Bass Club Bass Members
Williams Lake
  May 21st, 2017 Klink's Williams Lake Resort Trout Open
Stevens County
Columbia River south of the Canadian Border
  Jul 7 - Jul 9th, 2017 Northport Chamber of Commerce Trout, Walleye Open
Deer Lake
  May 6th, 2017 Deer Lake Resort All Legal Species Open
Lake Roosevelt
  Apr 22 - Apr 23rd, 2017 Puyallup Hawg Hunters Bass Members
  Apr 22 - Apr 23rd, 2017 Washington State Bass Federation Bass Members
  Apr 29 - Apr 30th, 2017 Banks Lake Bass Club Bass Members
  Apr 29 - Apr 30th, 2017 Okanogan Valley Bass Club Bass Members
  May 6 - 7th, 2017 Northwest Bassmasters Bass Members
  Jun 24 - Jun 25th, 2017 Lake Roosevelt Walleye Club Walleye Open
  Jul 8 - Jul 9th, 2017 Inland Empire Bass Club Bass Members
  Jul 18th, 2017 Lake Roosevelt Walleye Club Walleye Open
  Jul 23rd, 2017 Spokane Bass Club Bass Members
  Jul 25th, 2017 Lake Roosevelt Walleye Club Walleye Open
  Aug 1st, 2017 Lake Roosevelt Walleye Club Walleye Open
  Aug 8th, 2017 Lake Roosevelt Walleye Club Walleye Open
  Aug 12th, 2017 Potholes Bass Club Bass Members
  Aug 12 - Aug 13th, 2017 Western Bass Club Bass Members
  Aug 15th, 2017 Lake Roosevelt Walleye Club Walleye Open
  Aug 19 - Aug 20th, 2017 Northend Bass Club Bass Members
  Aug 22nd, 2017 Lake Roosevelt Walleye Club Walleye Open
  Aug 29th, 2017 Lake Roosevelt Walleye Club Walleye Open
  Sep 5th, 2017 Lake Roosevelt Walleye Club Walleye Open
  Sep 12th, 2017 Lake Roosevelt Walleye Club Walleye Open
  Sep 16 - Sep 17th, 2017 Lake Roosevelt Walleye Club Walleye, Trout Members
  Sep 23rd, 2017 Casey McKern's Pay It Forward Walleye Open
Thurston County
Alder Lake
  Apr 15th, 2017 Rainier Bass Club Bass Members
  May 20 - 21st, 2017 Coastal Bassmasters Bass Members
  Jun 3 - Jun 4th, 2017 Lakewood Master Bassers Bass Open
  Jul 15 - Jul 16th, 2017 Mt St Helens Bass Masters Bass Members
Black Lake
  Jun 3 - Jun 4th, 2017 Long Lake Bass Club Bass Members
  Oct 14 - Oct 15th, 2017 Capital City Bass Club Bass Members
  Oct 21 - Oct 22nd, 2017 Lakewood Master Bassers Bass Members
St. Clair Lake
  Jul 29 - Jul 30th, 2017 Lakewood Master Bassers Bass Members
Whatcom County
Lake Whatcom
  Apr 22 - Apr 23rd, 2017 Borderline Bassin Contenders Bass Open
  Jun 10 - Jun 11th, 2017 Borderline Bassin Contenders Bass Open
  Jul 8 - Jul 9th, 2017 Washington Bass Association Bass Members
  Jul 15 - Jul 16th, 2017 Washington State Pond Jumperz Bass Members
  Aug 12 - Aug 13th, 2017 Borderline Bassin Contenders Bass Open
  Aug 19 - Aug 20th, 2017 Northwest Bassmasters Bass Members
  Sep 24th, 2017 Castmasters Bass Club Bass Open
  Oct 28 - Oct 29th, 2017 Borderline Bassin Contenders Bass Open
Samish Lake
  May 13 - 14th, 2017 Borderline Bassin Contenders Bass Open
Terrell Lake
  Mar 25 - Mar 26th, 2017 Washington State Pond Jumperz Bass Open
  Apr 8 - Apr 9th, 2017 Borderline Bassin Contenderes Bass Open
  Apr 15 - Apr 16th, 2017 Washington State Pond Jumperz Bass Open
  Jun 10 - Jun 11th, 2017 Washington Bass Association Bass Members
  Sep 2 - Sep 3rd, 2017 Borderline Bassin Contenders Bass Open
Whitman County
Lake Bryan
  Nov 4 - Nov 5th, 2017 Knights of Columbus Hatchery Steelhead Open
Lower Granite Lake
  May 20th, 2017 Clearwater Bass Anglers Bass Members
  Jul 22nd, 2017 Clearwater Bass Anglers Bass Members
  Sep 16 - Sep 17th, 2017 Inland Empire Bass Club Bass Members
  Nov 4 - Nov 5th, 2017 Knights of Columbus (Colton) Hatchery Steelhead Open