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

05-25-2022
Boat Trip Type Caught
Happy Hooker Full Day 46
California Dawn Full Day 42
California Dawn II Full Day 42
New Huck Finn Full Day 35
Pacific Pearl 1/2 Day AM 23
Ranger 85 2 Day 19
C Gull II 1/2 Day AM 18
Right Hook Full Day 18
Aloha Spirit Full Day 5
Freedom Overnight 4
Sea Jay Full Day 4
Sundance Full Day 4
Amigo Overnight 3
Coral Sea 3/4 Day 1
Island Fox 3/4 Day 1
Pacific Dawn 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 Lovely Martha 1670
2 California Dawn 1293
3 New Huck Finn 840
4 Pacific Dream 626
5 California Dawn II 595
6 Happy Hooker 490
7 Pacific Pearl 446
8 Right Hook 370
9 Argo 309
10 C Gull II 277