Catch the three Biggest Steelhead Hatchery Fish!
Plus, Steelhead Fishing Photo Contest
Must be registered (sign up) for entry in the Steelhead Hatchery Fishing Contest.
Your $10.00 registration fee automatically enters you into both contests: 3 biggest hatchery
fish caught on the Mad and Trinity Rivers as well as the “steelhead fishing,” photo contest.
You can also register at RMI Outdoors in Eureka, Mad River Tackle in Arcata and at the Mad River Brewing Co.
or click here or below for downloadable form.
* Retractable measuring tapes are available at the CA Dept. Fish & Wildlife Office in Old Town Eureka on 619 Second Street. Call (707) 445-6493. They are open from 8am to 5pm, closed for lunch. Call the low flow hotline for river closures (707) 822-3164
* Please grab a copy of the CA Sportfishing Regulations book and make sure you read the regs for each river before fishing. Also, read the CA supplement regs book which is effective from March 1, 2018 to Feb 28, 2019, click here.
*If you catch a wild fish, please keep their gills submerged if you’re taking a photo. #KeepEmWet.
A wild fish will have a full adipose fin present.