2015 Fishing Contests
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The table below lists all bass, walleye, trout, tiger muskie, and mixed species contests to be held in Washington State waters during the 2014 and 2015 Calendar Yeasr. Please note that this list is subject to change.

  • Columbia River* - Columbia River below Bonneville Dam

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2015 Fishing Contest Calendar
Updated April 23, 2015
County Body of Water Date Start Date End Sponsor Species Who May Qualify
Adams Sprague Lake 9/12/2015 9/12/2015 Potholes Bass Club Bass Members
Asotin Grande Ronde River 2/6/2015 3/21/2015 Boggan's Oasis Hatchery Steelhead Open
Benton All Legally Open Waters 6/19/2015 6/20/2015 Richland Rod and Gun Club Catfish Members
Lake Wallula 5/9/2015 5/9/2015 Columbia Basin Bass Club Bass Members
5/16/2015 5/17/2015 Washington State Bass Nation Bass Members
6/6/2015 6/7/2015 Mt. St. Helens Bass Masters Bass Members
6/20/2015 6/21/2015 Northwest Bass Bass Members
7/11/2015 7/12/2015 Northend Bass Club Bass Members
7/11/2015 7/11/2015 Othello Bass Club Bass Members
8/8/2015 8/9/2015 Walleyes Unlimited Northwest Walleye Members
8/15/2015 8/16/2015 Washington State Bass Nation Bass Members
10/24/2015 10/25/2015 Columbia Basin Bass Club Bass Members
Chelan Fish Lake 5/2/2015 5/3/2015 Bill Wilson F&F Invitational Trout Members
Lake Chelan 5/16/2015 5/17/2015 Okanogan Valley Bass Club Bass Members
6/6/2015 6/7/2015 Chelan Bass Club Bass Open
8/15/2015 8/15/2015 Western Bass Club Bass Members
Lake Entiat 6/20/2015 6/21/2015 East Wenatchee Rotary Club Northern Pikeminnow Open
Clark Columbia River and tributaries 7/31/2015 8/2/2015 CCA Washington (Lower Columbia Chapter) Hatchery Steelhead Members
Merwin Lake 8/29/2015 8/29/2015 NW Tiger Pac Tiger Muskie Members
10/10/2015 10/10/2015 NW Tiger Pac Tiger Muskie Members
Columbia Lake Herbert G. West 5/1/2015 6/14/2015 Lyons Ferry Marina Catfish Open
Cowlitz Cowlitz River 3/21/2015 3/21/2015 Steelhead Trout Club of Washington Hatchery Steelhead Members
Merwin Lake 5/9/205 5/9/2015 Clark County Fire District 10 Fire Fighters Association Kokanee Open
Silver Lake 4/11/2015 4/12/2015 Capital City Bass Club Bass Members
5/2/2015 5/3/2015 Mt. St. Helens Bass Masters Bass Open
5/30/2015 5/31/2015 American Bass Association - Washington Bass Members
6/20/2015 6/21/2015 Washington Bass Association Bass Members
9/19/2015 9/20/2015 Mt. St. Helens Bass Masters Bass Members
Ferry Curlew Lake 8/8/2015 8/8/2015 Mountain Muskies Tiger Muskie Open
9/25/2015 9/27/2015 Mountain Muskies Tiger Muskie Open
Franklin All Legally Open Waters 6/19/2015 6/20/2015 Richland Rod and Gun Club Catfish Members
Lake Sacajawea 5/23/2015 5/23/2015 Othello Bass Club Bass Members
8/1/2015 8/1/2015 Othello Bass Club Bass Members
Grant Banks Lake 4/4/2015 4/5/2015 Northwest Bass Bass Members
4/25/2015 4/26/2015 American Bass Association - Washington Bass Members
4/25/2015 4/25/2015 Grand Coulee Dam Area Chamber of Commerce Trout, Bass, Walleye Adults
4/26/2015 4/26/2015 Grand Coulee Dam Area Chamber of Commerce Trout, Bass, Walleye Adults
5/16/2015 5/17/2015 Gordon Steinmetz Spring Walleye Classic Walleye Open
5/23/2015 5/25/2015 Washington State Bass Federation Bass Members
5/30/2015 5/30/2015 Okanogan Valley Bass Club Bass Members
6/20/2015 6/21/2015 Banks Lake Bass Club Bass Members
6/20/2015 6/20/2015 Potholes Bass Club Bass Members
7/12/2015 7/12/2015 Central Washington Bass Club Bass Members
7/25/2015 7/26/2015 Northend Bass Club Bass Open
8/1/2015 8/2/2015 Banks Lake Bass Club Bass Open
8/8/2015 8/9/2015 Northwest Bass Bass Members
9/5/2015 9/5/2015 Othello Bass Club Bass Members
9/11/2015 9/12/2015 American Bass Association - Washington Bass Members
9/11/2015 9/12/2015 Banks Lake Bass Club Bass Members
9/19/2015 9/20/2015 Northwest Bass Bass Members
10/3/2015 10/4/2015 Washington State Bass Federation Bass Members
10/24/2015 10/25/2015 Inland Empire Bass Club Bass Members
11/7/2015 11/8/2015 Frostbite Bass Open
Blue Lake 4/25/2015 4/25/2015 Rim Rock Cove HOA Trout Members
Burke Lake 3/7/2015 3/7/2015 Quincy Valley Tourism Association Trout Open
Crescent Lake 6/20/2015 6/20/2015 Othello Bass Club Bass Members
Moses Lake 3/22/2015 3/22/2015 Panhandle Bass Anglers Bass Members
4/18/2015 4/19/2015 Clearwater Bass Anglers Bass Members
4/25/2015 4/26/2015 Inland Empire Bass Club Bass Members
4/25/2015 4/25/2015 Othello Bass Club Bass Members
5/2/2015 5/2/2015 Nixon's Marine Bass Open
5/16/2015 5/17/2015 Coastal Bassmasters Bass Members
5/16/2015 5/16/2015 Potholes Bass Club Bass Members
5/31/2015 5/31/2015 Al Bakker Memorial Tournament All Legal Species Members
6/6/2015 6/7/2015 Cascade Marina Walleye Classic Walleye Open
6/27/2015 6/28/2015 American Bass Association - Washington Bass Members
10/3/2015 10/3/2015 Potholes Bass Club Bass Members
Park Lake 5/9/2015 5/9/2015 Sun Lakes Park Resort Trout Open
Potholes Reservoir 4/4/2015 4/4/2015 Othello Bass Club Bass Members
4/18/2015 4/19/2015 Potholes Bass Club Bass Open
5/2/2015 5/3/2015 Mardon Resort Walleye Open
5/3/2015 5/3/2015 Student Angler Federation Bass Members
5/16/2015 5/17/2015 Mardon Resort Bass Open
6/6/2015 6/7/2015 Inland Empire Bass Club Bass Members
6/6/2015 6/7/2015 Northend Bass Club Bass Members
6/13/2015 6/14/2015 Limit Out Marine Bass Open
6/13/2015 6/13/2015 Central Washington Bass Club Bass Members
7/18/2015 7/19/2015 American Bass Association - Washington Bass Members
7/25/2015 7/25/2015 Potholes Bass Club Bass Members
8/1/2015 8/2/2015 Limit Out Marine Bass Open
8/29/2015 8/30/2015 Washington State Bass Federation Bass Members
8/29/2015 8/30/2015 Columbia Basin Bass Club Bass Members
9/12/2015 9/13/2015 Northwest Bassmasters Bass Members
9/18/2015 9/20/2015 Mardon Resort All Legal Species Open
9/26/2015 9/27/2015 Spokane Bass Club Bass Members
Red Rock Lake 6/27/2015 6/28/2015 Washington State Pond Jumperz Bass Members
Potholes Reservoir 5/16/2015 5/17/2015 Western Bass Club Bass Members
King Lake Sammamish 5/30/2015 5/31/2015 Castmasters Bass Club Bass Members
6/6/2015 6/7/2015 Northwest Bassmasters Bass Members
Lake Washington 2/28/2015 2/28/2015 WAFISH Bass Open
3/28/2015 3/29/2015 American Bass Association - Washington Bass Members
4/18/2015 4/19/2015 Western Bass Club Bass Members
4/18/2015 4/19/2015 Northwest Bassmasters Bass Members
4/19/2015 4/19/2015 Student Angler Federation Bass Members
4/25/2015 4/26/2015 Washington State Bass Federation Bass Members
5/9/2015 9/10/2015 Northwest Bass Bass Members
5/16/2015 5/17/2015 Northend Bass Club Bass Members
5/16/2015 5/17/2015 Puyallup Hawg Hunters Bass Open
6/13/2015 6/13/2015 Puget Sound Anglers (Lake Washington) Trout Open
7/11/2015 7/11/2015 Long Lake Bass Club Bass Members
7/25/2015 7/26/2015 Castmasters Bass Club Bass Members
8/15/2015 8/16/2015 Capital City Bass Club Bass Members
8/22/2015 8/23/2015 American Bass Association - Washington Bass Members
9/19/2015 9/19/2015 CAST for Kids Foundation Bass Open (Boater/Military (Partner)
9/26/2015 9/27/2015 Northend Bass Club Bass Members
10/3/2015 10/4/2015 Puyallup Hawg Hunters Bass Open
10/17/2015 10/18/2015 Washington Bass Association Bass Open
Sawyer Lake 5/16/2015 5/16/2015 Long Lake Bass Club Bass Members
5/23/2015 5/24/2015 Capital City Bass Club Bass Members
Shady Lake 6/6/2015 6/6/2015 Shady Lake Community Council Trout Members
Wilderness Lake 4/25/2015 4/25/2015 MV-BD Chamber of Commerce Trout Open
Klickitat Lake Umatilla 4/25/2015 4/25/2015 Oregon B.A.S.S. Federation Nation Bass Members
7/11/2015 7/11/2015 Northwest Bass Bass Members
Lewis Mayfield Lake 5/2/2015 5/3/2015 World Class Trout Fisherman Trout Members
5/16/2015 5/16/2015 NW Tiger Pac Tiger Muskie Members
6/13/2015 6/13/2015 NW Tiger Pac Tiger Muskie Members
6/27/2015 6/28/2015 Cascade Musky Association Tiger Muskie Open
Mineral Lake 4/25/2015 4/25/2015 American Legion Post #171 Trout Open
Riffe Lake 4/18/2015 4/19/2015 Coastal Bassmasters Bass Members
5/16/2015 5/17/2015 Mt. St. Helens Bass Masters Bass Members
6/13/2015 6/14/2015 Capital City Bass Club Bass Members
6/14/2015 6/14/2015 Long Lake Bass Club Bass Members
6/27/2015 6/28/2015 Washington State Bass Federation Bass Members
8/29/2015 8/30/2015 Castmasters Bass Club Bass Members
9/12/2015 9/13/2015 Puyallup Hawg Hunters Bass Members
9/12/2015 9/13/2015 Mt. St. Helens Bass Masters Bass Open
10/3/2015 10/4/2015 Coastal Bassmasters Bass Members
10/10/2015 10/10/2015 Capital City Bass Club Bass Members
Mason All Legally Open Lakes 4/26/2015 9/29/2015 Verles Trout, Bass Open
Fawn Lake 4/26/2015 4/26/2015 Fawn Lake Maintenance Commission Trout Members
Limerick Lake 4/25/20158 4/25/2015 Lake Limerick Country Club Trout Open
Maggie Lake 4/26/2015 4/26/2015 Maggie Lake Activities Committee Trout Open - adults
Mason Lake 6/20/2015 6/21/2015 Coastal Bassmasters Bass Members
Spencer Lake 4/25/2015 4/25/2015 Pioneer Kiwanis Club of Mason County Trout Open
Trails End Lake 6/6/2015 6/6/2015 Trails End Community Club Trout Open
Trask Lake 4/19/2015 4/19/2015 Lake Trask Timber Trails Association Trout Members
Okanogan Conconully Lake 4/25/2015 4/25/2015 Conconully Chamber of Commerce Trout Open
Conconully Reservoir 4/25/2015 4/25/2015 Conconully Chamber of Commerce Trout Open
Lake Osoyoos 5/30/2015 5/31/2015 Central Washington Bass Club Bass Members
9/19/2015 9/20/2015 Central Washington Bass Club Bass Members
Lake Pateros 7/18/2015 7/18/2015 Ray Stanley Memorial Bass Tournament Bass Open
9/12/2015 9/13/2015 Okanogan Valley Bass Club Bass Members
Osoyoos 10/3/2015 10/4/2015 Okanogan Valley Bass Club Bass Members
Palmer Lake 4/25/2015 4/26/2015 Okanogan Valley Bass Club Bass Members
8/15/2015 8/16/2015 Okanogan Valley Bass Club Bass Members
Spectacle Lake 8/1/2015 8/2/2015 Okanogan Valley Bass Club Bass Members
Pend Oreille Box Canyon Reservoir 5/2/2015 5/3/2015 Inland Empire Bass Club Bass Members
6/20/2015 6/21/2015 Inland Empire Bass Club Bass Open
Pierce American Lake 5/16/2015 5/16/2015 Puget Sound Anglers (Lake Washington) Kokanee Members
Lake Tapps 5/30/2015 5/30/2015 Long Lake Bass Club Bass Members
8/15/2015 8/16/2015 Puyallup Hawg Hunters Bass Members
9/19/2015 9/20/2015 Capital City Bass Club Bass Members
9/26/2015 9/27/2015 Castmasters Bass Club Bass Members
Ohop Lake 10/10/2015 10/11/2015 Lakewood Master Bassers Bass Members
Steilacoom Lake 4/18/2015 4/19/2015 Lakewood Master Bassers Bass Members
Tanwax Lake 6/20/2015 6/20/2015 Rainbow RV Resort Trout Open
Skagit Big Lake 8/22/2015 8/23/2015 Washington State Pond Jumperz Bass Open
Clear Lake 7/11/2015 7/12/2015 Washington State Pond Jumperz Bass Open
Skamania Lake Bonneville 8/22/2015 8/23/2015 Oregon B.A.S.S. Federation Nation Bass Members
Snohomish Goodwin Lake 4/25/2015 4/26/2015 Castmasters Bass Club Bass Members
7/18/2015 7/19/2015 Washington Bass Association Bass Members
9/12/2015 9/12/2015 Long Lake Bass Club Bass Members
Lake Stevens 5/16/2015 5/16/2015 Lake Stevens Lions Club Trout, Bass, Yellow Perch Open
Riley Lake 4/25/2015 4/25/2015 Normanna Park Trout Open
Roesiger Lake 5/23/2015 5/24/2015 Washington State Pond Jumperz Bass Open
Spokane Badger Lake 8/9/2015 8/9/2015 Spokane Bass Club Bass Members
Clear Lake 4/25/2015 4/25/2015 Clear Lake Resort Bass, Trout Members
Eloika Lake 4/12/2015 4/12/2015 Spokane Bass Club Bass Members
Long Lake 5/2/2015 5/3/2015 Spokane Bass Club Bass Open
6/6/2015 6/7/2015 Puyallup Hawg Hunters Bass Members
11/1/2015 11/1/2015 Spokane Bass Club Bass Members
Newman Lake 3/29/2015 3/30/2015 Spokane Bass Club Bass Members
Silver Lake 5/16/2015 5/16/2015 Mountain Muskies Tiger Muskie Open
Williams Lake 5/17/2015 5/17/2015 Klink's Williams Lake Resort Trout Open
5/28/2015 5/28/2015 WSLP District 4 Trout Members
Stevens Deer Lake 5/9/2015 5/9/2015 Deer Lake Resort All Legal Species Open
7/18/2015 7/19/2015 Spokane Bass Club Bass Members
Lake Roosevelt 4/11/2015 4/12/2015 Puyallup Hawg Hunters Bass Members
5/2/2015 5/3/2015 Banks Lake Bass Club Bass Members
6/20/2015 6/21/2015 Lake Roosevelt Walleye Club Walleye Open
7/11/2015 7/12/2015 Inland Empire Bass Club Bass Members
7/25/2015 7/26/2015 Spokane Walleye Club Bass Open
8/15/2015 8/15/2015 Potholes Bass Club Bass Members
9/12/2015 9/13/2015 Coastal Bassmasters Bass Members
9/12/2015 9/13/2015 Northend Bass Club Bass Members
9/19/2015 9/19/2015 Lake Roosevelt Walleye Club Walleye, Trout Members
9/25/2015 9/26/2015 Casey McKerns Pay It Forward Walleye Open
Thurston Alder Lake 6/6/2015 6/7/2015 Lakewood Master Bassers Bass Members
Black Lake 9/19/2015 9/20/2015 Lakewood Master Bassers Bass Members
10/3/2015 10/3/2015 Long Lake Bass Club Bass Members
Clear Lake 8/15/2015 8/16/2015 Lakewood Master Bassers Bass Members
Lawrence Lake 5/9/2015 5/10/2015 Lakewood Master Bassers Bass Members
Long Lake 3/21/2015 3/22/2015 Capital City Bass Club Bass Members
3/28/2015 3/29/2015 Lakewood Master Bassers Bass Members
Offut Lake 4/24/2015 4/26/2015 Offut Lake Resort Trout Open
Summit Lake 7/18/2015 7/19/2015 Coastal Bassmasters Bass Members
8/8/2015 8/8/2015 Long Lake Bass Club Bass Members
Whatcom Fazon Lake 6/20/2015 6/20/2015 Borderline Bassin Contenders Bass, Sunfish, Catfish, Yellow Perch Juveniles
Lake Whatcom 4/25/2015 4/25/2015 Borderline Bassin Contenders Bass Open
6/6/2015 6/7/2015 Borderline Bassin Contenders Bass Members
7/25/2015 7/26/2015 Borderline Bassin Contenders Bass Members
8/22/2015 8/22/2015 Northwest Bassmasters Bass Members
9/19/2015 9/20/2015 Washington Bass Association Bass Members
10/24/2015 10/25/2015 Borderline Bassin Contenders Bass Open
Samish Lake 5/16/2015 5/17/2015 Borderline Bassin Contenders Bass Members
Terrell Lake 4/11/2015 4/12/2015 Borderline Bassin Contenders Bass Members
4/18/2015 4/19/2015 Washington State Pond Jumperz Bass Open
9/5/2015 9/6/2015 Washington State Pond Jumperz Bass Open
9/26/2015 9/26/2015 Borderline Bassin Contenders Bass Members
Whitman Lake Bryan 9/12/2015 9/13/2015 Inland Empire Bass Club Bass Members
Lower Granite Lake 3/28/2015 3/28/2015 Clearwater Bass Anglers Bass Members
Yakima Clear Lake 6/6/2015 6/6/2015 NVHS Football Booster Club Trout Open
Granger Pond 4/26/2015 4/26/2015 Granger Lions Club Trout Open