2018 Hook for Homes Fishing Derby
Event Date: April1-August 4
Event Location: Cape Cod
Second Annual Hook for Homes Fishing Derby!
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 is broken out into two divisions, the freshwater division runs from April 1-May 31st and the saltwater division runs from June 1-August 4th. The derby will also be catch and release for all species. All participants must have a Massachusetts fishing license and comply with state fishing regulations.
How do I win?
Winners for largest fish, striped bass, black sea bass, bluefish (saltwater) or trout (freshwater), in each division and category, will be announced on August 11th at our Awards Celebration at Aselton Park, Hyannis.
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||shore/boat||fly tackle||trout|
|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