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
Adams County
Sprague Lake
  Jul 21 - Jul 22nd, 2018 Spokane Bass Club Bass Members
Benton County
Lake Wallula
  Feb 17 - Feb 18th, 2018 Columbia River Walleye Anglers Association Walleye Open
  Mar 24 - Mar 25th, 2018 Columbia River Walleye Anglers Association Walleye Open
  Jul 21 - Jul 22nd, 2018 American Bass Association Bass Members
  Jul 21 - Jul 22nd, 2018 Rascal Rodeo Walleye Open
  Aug 4 - Aug 5th, 2018 Columbia River Walleye Anglers Association Walleye Open
  Aug 11th, 2018 Northwest Bass - Nixon's Marine Bass Members
  Sep 8 - Sep 9th, 2018 Coastal Bassmasters Bass Members
  Sep 22 - Sep 23rd, 2018 Northwest Bass - Nixon's Marine Bass Members
  Oct 6 - Oct 7th, 2018 Washington State Bass Federation Bass Members
Chelan County
Lake Chelan
  May 19 - 20th, 2018 Lake Chelan Bass Club Bass Open
  May 19 - 20th, 2018 Okanogan Valley Bass Club Bass Members
  Jun 9th, 2018 Potholes Bass Club Bass Members
  Jun 9 - Jun 10th, 2018 Northend Bass Club Bass Members
  Jun 23 - Jun 24th, 2018 American Bass Association Bass Members
  Aug 18 - Aug 19th, 2018 Western Bass Club Bass Members
  Sep 8 - Sep 9th, 2018 Northwest Bass Bass Members
Cowlitz County
Silver Lake
  Apr 7 - Apr 8th, 2018 Western Bass Club Bass Members
  Apr 21 - Apr 22nd, 2018 Capital City Bass Club Bass Members
  May 19th, 2018 Lakewood Master Bassers Bass Members
  Jun 9 - Jun 10th, 2018 Puyallup Hawg Hunters Bass Members
  Aug 26th, 2018 Castmasters Bass Club Bass Members
  Oct 6 - Oct 7th, 2018 Capital City Bass Club Bass Members
Franklin County
Lake Herbert G West
  Jun 2nd, 2018 Clearwater Bass Anglers Bass Members
  Aug 18th, 2018 Potholes Bass Club Bass Members
Grant County
Banks Lake
  Apr 14th, 2018 Northwest Bass - Nixon's Marine Bass Members
  Apr 28 - Apr 29th, 2018 Okanogan Valley Bass Club Bass Members
  May 19 - 20th, 2018 Spokane Walleye Club Walleye Open
  May 26 - 28th, 2018 Washington State Bass Federation Bass Open
  Jun 9 - Jun 10th, 2018 Banks Lake Open Bass Open
  Jun 16 - Jun 17th, 2018 Banks Lake Bass Club Bass Members
  Jul 14th, 2018 Potholes Bass Club Bass Members
  Jul 28 - Jul 29th, 2018 Northend Bass Club Bass Open
  Aug 4 - Aug 5th, 2018 Banks Lake Bass Club Bass Open
  Aug 25 - Aug 26th, 2018 Capital City Bass Club Bass Members
  Aug 25 - Aug 26th, 2018 Washington State Bass Federation Bass Members
  Sep 8 - Sep 9th, 2018 Banks Lake Bass Club Bass Members
  Sep 15 - Sep 16th, 2018 Central Washington Bass Club Bass Members
  Sep 15 - Sep 16th, 2018 Western Bass Club Bass Members
  Oct 6 - Oct 7th, 2018 Banks Lake Bass Club Bass Open
  Oct 6 - Oct 7th, 2018 Inland Empire Bass Club Bass Members
  Oct 13 - Oct 14th, 2018 Eastern Washington Bass Club Bass Members
  Nov 3 - Nov 4th, 2018 Frostbite Bass Open
Moses Lake
  May 5 - 6th, 2018 Northwest Bass - Nixon's Marine Bass Members
  May 19th, 2018 Potholes Bass Club Bass Members
  Jun 2 - Jun 3rd, 2018 Coastal Bassmasters Bass Members
  Jun 2 - Jun 3rd, 2018 Northwest Bass - Nixon's Marine Bass Members
  Jun 9 - Jun 10th, 2018 Pacific Northwest Walleye Circuit Walleye Open
  Jun 9 - Jun 10th, 2018 Washington Bass Association Bass Members
  Aug 18 - Aug 19th, 2018 Northend Bass Club Bass Members
  Sep 15 - Sep 16th, 2018 Puyallup Hawg Hunters Bass Members
  Oct 6th, 2018 Potholes Bass Club Bass Members
Park Lake
  May 12th, 2018 Sun Lakes Park Resort Trout Open
Potholes Reservoir
  Apr 14 - Apr 15th, 2018 Eastern Washington Bass Club Bass Members
  Apr 14 - Apr 15th, 2018 Northend Bass Club Bass Members
  Apr 21 - Apr 22nd, 2018 Potholes Bass Club Bass Open
  May 5 - 6th, 2018 Central Washington Fish Advisory Committee Walleye Open
  May 5 - 6th, 2018 Puyallup Hawg Hunters Bass Members
  May 6th, 2018 Central Washington Bass Club Bass Members
  May 19 - 20th, 2018 American Bass Association Bass Members
  May 19 - 20th, 2018 Eastern Washington Bass Club Bass Open
  May 19 - 20th, 2018 Western Bass Club Bass Members
  Jun 2 - Jun 3rd, 2018 Limit Out Marine Bass Open
  Jun 16 - Jun 17th, 2018 Evergreen Bass Club Bass Members
  Jun 16 - Jun 17th, 2018 Inland Empire Bass Club Bass Members
  Jun 16 - Jun 17th, 2018 Washington State Pond Jumperz Bass Members
  Jul 7 - Jul 8th, 2018 Limit Out Marine Bass Open
  Jul 14 - Jul 15th, 2018 Northwest Bass - Nixon's Marine Bass Members
  Aug 11 - Aug 12th, 2018 Washington Bass Association Bass Members
  Sep 8th, 2018 Potholes Bass Club Bass Members
  Sep 14 - Sep 16th, 2018 MarDon Resort All Legal Species Open
  Sep 15 - Sep 16th, 2018 Central Washington Fish Advisory Committee Bass Open
  Sep 15 - Sep 16th, 2018 Spokane Bass Club Bass Members
  Oct 6 - Oct 7th, 2018 Long Lake Bass Club Bass Members
King County
Lake Sammamish
  Mar 24th, 2018 Puyallup Hawg Hunters Bass Open
  Mar 25th, 2018 Puyallup Hawg Hunters Bass Members
  May 19 - 20th, 2018 Long Lake Bass Club Bass Members
  Jul 29th, 2018 Castmasters Bass Club Bass Members
  Aug 18th, 2018 Rainier Bass Club Bass Members
  Sep 15 - Sep 16th, 2018 Washington Bass Association Bass Members
  Sep 22 - Sep 23rd, 2018 Capital City Bass Club Bass Members
Lake Washington
  Mar 17 - Mar 18th, 2018 Washington Bass Association Bass Open
  Mar 31 - Apr 1st, 2018 American Bass Association Bass Members
  May 19 - 20th, 2018 Capital City Bass Club Bass Members
  Jun 16th, 2018 Rainier Bass Club Bass Open
  Jun 23 - Jun 24th, 2018 Washington State Bass Federation Bass Members
  Jul 14 - Jul 15th, 2018 Northend Bass Club Bass Members
  Sep 22 - Sep 23rd, 2018 Northend Bass Club Bass Members
  Oct 6 - Oct 7th, 2018 Western Bass Club Bass Members
  Oct 13th, 2018 Puyallup Hawg Hunters Bass Open
  Oct 14th, 2018 Puyallup Hawg Hunters Bass Members
Snoqualmie River
  Dec 1st, 2017 - Jan 13th, 2018 3 Rivers Marine & Tackle Hatchery Steelhead Open
Kitsap County
Long Lake
  Apr 14 - Apr 15th, 2018 Long Lake Bass Club Bass Members
Klickitat County
Lake Umatilla
  Aug 11 - Aug 12th, 2018 Puyallup Hawg Hunters Bass Members
Lewis County
Riffe Lake
  Apr 28 - Apr 29th, 2018 American Bass Association Bass Members
  Jun 9th, 2018 Capital City Bass Club Bass Members
  Jul 28 - Jul 29th, 2018 Western Bass Club Bass Members
  Aug 18 - Aug 19th, 2018 Long Lake Bass Club Bass Members
  Sep 15th, 2018 Rainier Bass Club Bass Members
  Oct 6 - Oct 7th, 2018 Coastal Bassmasters Bass Members
Mason County
Public Lakes
  Apr 28 - Sep 30th, 2018 Verle's Bass, Trout Open
Okanogan County
Lake Pateros
  Jul 14th, 2018 Central Washington Bass Club Bass Members
  Jul 21st, 2018 Ray Stanley Memorial Bass Tournament Bass Open
Sidley Lake
  Jan 13th, 2018 Oroville Chamber of Commerce Trout Open
Pend Oreille County
Boundary Reservoir
  May 5 - 6th, 2018 Western Star Bass Open
Box Canyon Reservoir
  May 19 - 20th, 2018 Inland Empire Bass Club Bass Members
  Jun 2 - Jun 3rd, 2018 Inland Empire Bass Club Bass Members
  Jun 16 - Jun 17th, 2018 Eastern Washington Bass Club Bass Members
Pierce County
American Lake
  May 12 - 13th, 2018 Coastal Bassmasters Bass Members
  May 19th, 2018 Rainier Bass Club Bass Members
  Jun 16 - Jun 17th, 2018 Long Lake Bass Club Bass Members
  Oct 6th, 2018 Lakewood Master Bassers Bass Members
Lake Kapowsin
  Aug 25th, 2018 Lakewood Master Bassers Bass Members
Lake Tapps
  Apr 21 - Apr 22nd, 2018 Coastal Bassmasters Bass Members
  May 12 - 13th, 2018 Washington Bass Association Bass Members
  May 20th, 2018 Castmasters Bass Club Bass Members
  Jul 21st, 2018 Rainier Bass Club Bass Members
  Jul 28 - Jul 29th, 2018 Long Lake Bass Club Bass Members
Steilacoom Lake
  Apr 21st, 2018 Lakewood Master Bassers Bass Members
Tanwax Lake
  Jun 16th, 2018 Rainbow RV Resort Trout Open
Skagit County
Big Lake
  Apr 28 - Apr 29th, 2018 Evergreen Bass Club Bass Members
  Aug 4 - Aug 5th, 2018 Washington State Pond Jumperz Bass Open
Snohomish County
Lake Goodwin
  Apr 7 - Apr 8th, 2018 Washington State Pond Jumperz Bass Members
  Sep 22 - Sep 23rd, 2018 Long Lake Bass Club Bass Members
Lake Roesiger
  Sep 29 - Sep 30th, 2018 Washington State Pond Jumperz Bass Members
Lake Stevens
  Sep 30th, 2018 Castmasters Bass Club Bass Members
Skykomish River
  Dec 1st, 2017 - Jan 13th, 2018 3 Rivers Marine & Tackle Hatchery Steelhead Open
Snohomish River
  Dec 1st, 2017 - Jan 13th, 2018 3 Rivers Marine & Tackle Hatchery Steelhead Open
Snoqualmie River
  Dec 1st, 2017 - Jan 13th, 2018 3 Rivers Marine & Tackle Hatchery Steelhead Open
Spokane County
Long Lake
  Apr 21 - Apr 22nd, 2018 Puyallup Hawg Hunters Bass Members
  May 5 - 6th, 2018 Spokane Bass Club Bass Open
  Jun 16th, 2018 Clearwater Bass Anlgers Bass Members
  Jun 23 - Jun 24th, 2018 Central Washington Bass Club Bass Members
  Jul 14 - Jul 15th, 2018 Inland Empire Bass Club Bass Members
  Oct 20 - Oct 21st, 2018 Spokane Bass Club Bass Members
  Oct 27 - Oct 28th, 2018 Eastern Washington Bass Club Bass Open
Newman Lake
  Mar 24 - Mar 25th, 2018 Spokane Bass Club Bass Members
  May 12 - 13th, 2018 Eastern Washington Bass Club Bass Members
Silver Lake
  Apr 14 - Apr 15th, 2018 Spokane Bass Club Bass Members
Stevens County
Columbia River - Canadian border south to China Bend
  Jul 13 - Jul 15th, 2018 Northport Chamber of Commerce Trout, Walleye Open
Lake Roosevelt
  Apr 28 - Apr 29th, 2018 Banks Lake Bass Club Bass Members
  Jun 16 - Jun 17th, 2018 Okanogan Valley Bass Club Bass Members
  Jun 23 - Jun 24th, 2018 Coastal Bassmasters Bass Members
  Jun 23 - Jun 24th, 2018 Lake Roosevelt Walleye Club Walleye Open
  Sep 15th, 2018 Lake Roosevelt Walleye Club Trout, Walleye Members
  Sep 22nd, 2018 Casey McKerns Pay It Forward Charity Walleye Open
Loon Lake
  Aug 25 - Aug 26th, 2018 Spokane Bass Club Bass Members
Thurston County
Alder Lake
  Apr 21st, 2018 Rainier Bass Club Bass Members
  Jun 9th, 2018 Lakewood Master Bassers Bass Members
  Jun 16 - Jun 17th, 2018 Western Bass Club Bass Members
  Jul 21 - Jul 22nd, 2018 Capital City Bass Club Bass Members
Patterson Lake
  Jul 14th, 2018 Lakewood Master Bassers Bass Members
Summit Lake
  Jul 14 - Jul 15th, 2018 Coastal Bassmasters Bass Members
  Sep 15th, 2018 Lakewood Master Bassers Bass Members
Whatcom County
Lake Samish
  Jul 28 - Jul 29th, 2018 Washington State Pond Jumperz Bass Open
Lake Terrell
  Mar 17 - Mar 18th, 2018 Washington State Pond Jumperz Bass Open
  May 5 - 6th, 2018 Washington State Pond Jumperz Bass Open
Lake Whatcom
  Jul 14 - Jul 15th, 2018 Washington Bass Association Bass Members
  Aug 25 - Aug 26th, 2018 American Bass Association Bass Members
Whitman County
Lake Bryan
  Apr 28 - Apr 29th, 2018 Inland Empire Bass Club Bass Members
  Sep 15 - Sep 16th, 2018 Eastern Washington Bass Club Bass Members