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
  Jun 30 - Jul 1st, 2018 Columbia Basin Bass Club Bass Members
  Jul 21 - Jul 22nd, 2018 Spokane Bass Club Bass Members
Benton County
Lake Wallula
  Jul 21 - Jul 22nd, 2018 American Bass Association Bass Members
  Jul 21 - Jul 22nd, 2018 Rascal Rodeo Walleye Open
  Aug 11th, 2018 Northwest Bass - Nixon's Marine Bass Members
  Aug 11 - Aug 12th, 2018 Columbia River Walleye Anglers Association Walleye Open
  Sep 8 - Sep 9th, 2018 Coastal Bassmasters Bass Members
  Sep 8 - Sep 9th, 2018 Washington State B.A.S.S. Nation 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
  Oct 13 - Oct 14th, 2018 Columbia Basin Bass Club Bass Members
Chelan County
Lake Chelan
  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
Lake Entiat
  Jun 16 - Jun 17th, 2018 East Wenatchee Rotary Club Northern Pikeminnow Open
Clark County
Columbia River
  Jul 27 - Jul 29th, 2018 CCA Washington Hatchery Steelhead Members
Columbia County
Lake Herbert G. West
  May 11 - Jun 17th, 2018 Lyons Ferry Marina Catfish Open
Cowlitz County
Lake Merwin
  Sep 22nd, 2018 NW Tiger Pac Tiger Muskie Members
Silver Lake
  Aug 26th, 2018 Castmasters Bass Club Bass Members
  Oct 6 - Oct 7th, 2018 Capital City Bass Club Bass Members
Douglas County
Jameson Lake
  May 26 - 27th, 2018 Jack's Resort Trout Open
Franklin County
Lake Herbert G West
  Jun 2nd, 2018 Clearwater Bass Anglers Bass Members
Lake Sacajawea
  Aug 18th, 2018 Potholes Bass Club Bass Members
Scooteney Reservoir
  Jun 2nd, 2018 Pheasants Forever (Ringold Chapter) Bass, Walleye Members
Grant County
Banks Lake
  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 Open Bass Open
  Aug 4 - Aug 5th, 2018 Mt St Helens 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
  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
Potholes Reservoir
  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
  Aug 25 - Aug 26th, 2018 503Basserzz Bass Members
  Aug 25 - Aug 26th, 2018 Capital City Bass Club 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
  Oct 13 - Oct 14th, 2018 Mt St Helens Bass Masters Bass Members
Priest Rapids Lake
  Jun 9 - Jun 10th, 2018 Columbia Basin Bass Club Bass Members
King County
Lake Sammamish
  Jul 29th, 2018 Castmasters Bass Club Bass Members
  Aug 18th, 2018 Rainier Bass Club Bass Members
  Aug 25 - Aug 26th, 2018 Northwest Bassmasters 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
  Jun 16th, 2018 Puget Sound Anglers (Renton Chapter) Trout Open
  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
Kitsap County
Long Lake
  Jun 23 - Jun 24th, 2018 Mt St Helens Bass Masters Bass Members
Kittitas County
Easton Ponds
  Jun 9th, 2018 Easton Memorial Day Parade Committee Trout Open
Klickitat County
Lake Umatilla
  Aug 11 - Aug 12th, 2018 Puyallup Hawg Hunters Bass Members
Lewis County
Mayfield Lake
  Jul 28th, 2018 NW Tiger Pac Tiger Muskie Members
  Aug 25th, 2018 NW Tiger Pac Tiger Muskie Members
Riffe Lake
  Jun 9th, 2018 Capital City Bass Club Bass Members
  Jun 16 - Jun 17th, 2018 Northwest Bassmasters Bass Members
  Jul 21 - Jul 22nd, 2018 Mt St Helens Bass Masters Bass Members
  Jul 28th, 2018 Columbia River Bassmasters 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
  Sep 22 - Sep 23rd, 2018 Mt St Helens Bass Masters Bass Members
  Oct 6 - Oct 7th, 2018 Coastal Bassmasters Bass Members
Mason County
All Legally Open Lakes
  Apr 28 - Sep 30th, 2018 Verle's Trout, Bass Open
Okanogan County
Lake Osoyoos
  Sep 29 - Sep 30th, 2018 Central Washington Bass Club Bass Members
  Oct 6 - Oct 7th, 2018 Okanogan Valley Bass Club Bass Members
Lake Pateros
  Jul 14th, 2018 Central Washington Bass Club Bass Members
  Jul 21st, 2018 Ray Stanley Memorial Bass Tournament Bass Open
  Sep 22 - Sep 23rd, 2018 Okanogan Valley Bass Club Bass Members
Palmer Lake
  Jun 2 - Jun 3rd, 2018 Okanogan Valley Bass Club Bass Members
  Sep 8 - Sep 9th, 2018 Okanogan Valley Bass Club Bass Members
Spectacle Lake
  Jul 28 - Jul 29th, 2018 Okanogan Valley Bass Club Bass Members
Whitestone Lake
  Aug 25 - Aug 26th, 2018 Okanogan Valley Bass Club Bass Members
Pend Oreille County
Box Canyon Reservoir
  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
  Jun 16 - Jun 17th, 2018 Long Lake Bass Club Bass Members
  Jul 28th, 2018 Northwest Fishing Partnership Registry Kokanee, Trout Open
  Oct 6th, 2018 Lakewood Master Bassers Bass Members
Lake Kapowsin
  Aug 25th, 2018 Lakewood Master Bassers Bass Members
Lake Louise
  Jun 9th, 2018 Lake Louise Improvement Club Trout Members
Lake Tapps
  Jun 9 - Jun 10th, 2018 Puyallup Hawg Hunters Bass Members
  Jun 16th, 2018 NW Tiger Pac Tiger Muskie Members
  Jul 21st, 2018 Rainier Bass Club Bass Members
  Jul 28 - Jul 29th, 2018 Long Lake Bass Club Bass Members
Tanwax Lake
  Jun 16th, 2018 Rainbow RV Resort Trout Open
Skagit County
Big Lake
  Aug 4 - Aug 5th, 2018 Washington State Pond Jumperz Bass Open
Skamania County
Bonneville Lake
  Jul 7th, 2018 Columbia River Bassmasters Bass Members
Snohomish County
Lake Cassidy
  May 26th, 2018 Washington Kayak Bass Fishing 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
Spokane County
Badger Lake
  May 26th, 2018 Spokane Fly Fishers Trout Members
Long Lake
  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
  Jun 30th, 2018 Panhandle Bass Anglers 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
  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
  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
Black Lake
  Sep 22 - Sep 23rd, 2018 Long Lake Bass Club Bass Members
Lawrence Lake
  Jun 2nd, 2018 Women Of The Outdoors PNW All Legal Species Open-Women
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
  Sep 22 - Sep 23rd, 2018 Borderline Bassin' Contenders Bass Members
Lake Whatcom
  Jun 9 - Jun 10th, 2018 Borderline Bassin' Contenders Bass Open
  Jul 14 - Jul 15th, 2018 Washington Bass Association Bass Members
  Jul 28 - Jul 29th, 2018 Borderline Bassin' Contenders Bass Open
  Aug 25 - Aug 26th, 2018 American Bass Association Bass Members
  Oct 27 - Oct 28th, 2018 Borderline Bassin' Contenders Bass Open
Whitman County
Lake Bryan
  Sep 15 - Sep 16th, 2018 Eastern Washington Bass Club Bass Members