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

06-24-2022
Boat Trip Type Caught
California Dawn II Full Day 75
California Dawn Full Day 57
Happy Hooker Full Day 47
C Gull II Full Day 34
Pacific Dream Full Day 33
Gatherer II Full Day 24
New Huck Finn Full Day 21
Oakland Anglers 1/2 Day AM 21
KingFish Full Day 18
Right Hook Full Day 18
Ranger 85 3 Day 10
Pacific Dawn Overnight 8
Cobra Full Day 3
New Hustler Overnight 1
Patriot (Avila Beach) 1/2 Day AM 1
Seabiscuit Overnight 1
Western Pride 1/2 Day PM 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 Lovely Martha 2709
2 California Dawn 2351
3 California Dawn II 1749
4 New Huck Finn 1573
5 Pacific Dream 1102
6 Happy Hooker 1097
7 Pacific Pearl 768
8 C Gull II 687
9 Right Hook 683
10 Argo 436