2018 Hook for Homes Fishing Derby
Event Date: June 1-July 6
Event Location: Cape Cod
Second Annual Hook for Homes Fishing Derby! CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION
It's back and better than ever! Last year the Hook for Homes Fishing Derby raised $16,000 dollars to help Habitat Cape Cod's home building program. This year the derby will run from June 1st through July 6th, 2018 and only include saltwater species. The targeted species will be black sea bass, striped bass and bluefish. The categories will stay the same for age, location and tackle choice, though we are initializing a full catch and release submission for all fish species.All participants must have a Massachusetts fishing license and comply with state fishing regulations.
How do I win?
Winners for longest fish, striped bass, black sea bass, bluefish in each category, will be announced on July 7th at our Awards Celebration at Aselton Park, Hyannis. This is a catch and release derby. Click here to download the form to submit your catch
What are the divisions and categories?
Age: the derby will be broken out into adult fishermen (16 years and older), junior fishermen (15 years and younger)
|adult||boat||all tackle||black sea bass|
|all ages||shore||fly tackle||bass|
|all ages||shore||fly tackle||bluefish|
|all ages||boat||fly tackle||bass|
|all ages||boat||fly tackle||bluefish|
|junior||boat||all tackle||black sea bass|
Where can I fish?
Shore Division: all eligible fish must be caught on the shores of Cape Cod and not further inland than the Cape Cod Canal.
Offshore Division: All fish entered in the “boat” division must be caught from a private boat no more than the legal limit off the shores of Cape Cod