Halibut Derby - Day of the Derby

Fishing Starts at sunrise: Saturday April 18th, and Sunday April 19th

All fish must be submitted for weigh-in: Saturday and Sunday between 12:00 PM and 3:00 PM

Fishing begins: 5:00 AM     

Weigh-in: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM (End of Derby)

Fishing Ends:  At whatever time you need to stop fishing and still have your fish checked in and on the table at the dock before 2:59 PM.  At 3:00 PM it is over.  

Note to Captains: Judge your travel time well folks.  8 knots in the outer channel.  5 knots and "No Wake" inside the harbor.  And you need time to tie up and transport your fish up the dock.  Judges exceptions may be made by the Rules Committee for extenuating conditions.

Dinner is served at 4:00 PM     (Bring your own picnic chair - And pot luck items are welcome.)
We will be out near the "Mariner Statue" at the corner near the docks of Burton Chase Park.

Awards and raffle will start after 5:30 PM

PLEASE keep fish alive with lots of fresh sea water.  25% bonus for Live Released fish.

MDRA Members - Please sign up for the Science Reporting App at MDRA.FishingStatus.com

Halibut Derby Fishing Seminar will be held on Thursday, April 16th at 7:00 PM at Burton Chase Park in Marina Del Rey Map

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