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

06-21-2021
Boat Trip Type Caught
Lovely Martha Full Day 30
New Huck Finn Full Day 28
C Gull II 1/2 Day AM 16
Endeavor (Ventura) Overnight 12
Sundance Full Day 12
Right Hook Full Day 9
New Hustler Overnight 6
Mirage Overnight 4
Seabiscuit Overnight 3
Pacific Islander Overnight 2
Dolphin 1/2 Day AM 1
Western Pride 1/2 Day AM 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 1528
2 Lovely Martha 1484
3 New Huck Finn 1233
4 Happy Hooker 608
5 Pacific Dream 561
6 Right Hook 452
7 Pacific Pearl 437
8 Goldeneye 2000 417
9 C Gull II 408
10 El Dorado 313