Welcome to the official California Halibut website. We have detailed information about the California Halibut. Check out the top ten Halibut of the year. You can research charters boats and find out which captains catch the most Halibut. We also have a Halibut photo gallery from all over California. Interested in setting a record check out the current records for the California Halibut.

Halibut of the Day

Halibut of the Year

Daily Halibut Scores

Boat Trip Type Caught
Pacific Dream Full Day 52
Sea Wolf Full Day 51
New El Dorado III Full Day 50
New Huck Finn Full Day 45
California Dawn Full Day 44
Bass-Tub Full Day 33
Outer Limits (Sausalito, CA) Full Day 32
Pacific Pearl 1/2 Day AM 27
C Gull II 1/2 Day AM 24
Lovely Martha Full Day 21
Ranger 85 Overnight 10
Sundance Full Day 9
Ms Marin Full Day 5
Fisherman III 1/2 Day AM 3
Ankeny Street Full Day 2
Freedom Overnight 1
Seabiscuit Overnight 1

World Record!

Santa Rosa Island
Francisco Rivera - 67 lb. 5 oz.
Mirage - Oxnard, CA
World Record Halibut!

Top 10 Halibut Boats

Rank Boat Caught
1 California Dawn 1416
2 New Huck Finn 1403
3 Pacific Dream 597
4 Lovely Martha 587
5 Happy Hooker 578
6 Pacific Pearl 440
7 New El Dorado III 339
8 C Gull II 333
9 Sea Wolf 324
10 Right Hook 283