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

06-17-2024
Boat Trip Type Caught
California Dawn Full Day 50
California Dawn II Full Day 50
Lovely Martha Full Day 40
New Huck Finn Full Day 26
Speed Twin 1/2 Day AM 21
Happy Hooker Full Day 20
Hog Heaven Full Day 20
Lady K Full Day 18
Oakland Anglers II 1/2 Day AM 18
Outer Limits (Sausalito, CA) Full Day 14
Dragonfly Full Day 10
Bass-Tub Full Day 8
Right Hook 1/2 Day AM 8
Graylight Full Day 5
Aloha Spirit Full Day 3
Here We Go 1/2 Day AM 3
Pursuit Full Day 3
Chubasco II 1/2 Day AM 2
Fury Full Day 2
Amigo Overnight 1
Native Sun 3/4 Day 1
Patriot (Newport) 3/4 Day 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 II 2104
2 New Huck Finn 1166
3 California Dawn 1161
4 Lovely Martha 1139
5 Pride 739
6 Oakland Anglers II 644
7 Happy Hooker 618
8 Right Hook 514
9 Pacific Dream 491
10 C Gull II 426