2013 Top Three Fish for Each Species

Lingcod-medium

Top Lingcod Entries in the AOTY Pool

Points Image(s) Angler Length Date Caught Notes
200.05 Imgp0246-thumb Imgp0241-thumb Imgp0238-thumb Fungunnin 40.01 September 3, 2013 The hinge of the ruler is 40 inches. Didn't want to kill this big ole girl. She swam away strong! Zoom-in
190.0 Ling_38 Ling_38 Ling_38 yaktrap 38.0 August 6, 2013 My birthday gift from the sea. She's always good to me. Zoom-in
188.75 Photo__35_-thumb Photo__36_-thumb Photo__37_-thumb linglingherro 37.75 August 3, 2013 Caught her during AOTD. A very nice upgrade and my personal best ling to date. Thanks goes to Dana for supplying a fish measure big enough to get the most accurate length! Zoom-in



Vermillion-medium

Top Rockfish Entries in the AOTY Pool

Points Image(s) Angler Length Date Caught Notes
200.0 Imgp0233-thumb Imgp0234-thumb  Fungunnin 25.0 September 2, 2013 Zoom-in
174.0 042813black-thumb   dude 21.75 April 28, 2013 my first black rockfish, a monster!! Zoom-in
174.0 P5180112-thumb P5180113-thumb  Lee 21.75 May 18, 2013 Zoom-in



Halibut-medium

Top Halibut Entries in the AOTY Pool

Points Image(s) Angler Length Date Caught Notes
195.5 Imgp0204-thumb Imgp0205-thumb Imgp0203-thumb Fungunnin 46.0 May 9, 2013 Foggy Bay 2013!! who says you need big hooks to catch big fish! Zoom-in
148.75 Imgp2254-thumb Imgp2257-thumb Imgp2253-thumb ndogg 35.0 May 10, 2013 First but. Not the best pics, but I have 4 witnesses. Zoom-in
146.625 Picture_023-thumb Picture_024-thumb Picture_016-thumb Kenai_guy 34.5 July 7, 2013 Zoom-in



Cabezon-medium

Top Cabezon Entries in the AOTY Pool

Points Image(s) Angler Length Date Caught Notes
229.0 Cab-thumb Cab_tail-thumb Big_cab-thumb nangusdog 28.625 October 12, 2013 La Push Cabbie...fought like a freight train. Zoom-in
224.0 Cab2_1-thumb Cab2_2-thumb Cab2_3-thumb Merz 28.0 September 19, 2013 Zoom-in
224.0 Pa045774-1-thumb Pa045765-002-thumb  rawkfish 28.0 October 4, 2013 Pulled my jig off of a snag for me. What a pal! Zoom-in



Coho-medium

Top Coho Entries in the AOTY Pool

Points Image(s) Angler Length Date Caught Notes
208.56 20131129_175445-thumb 20131129_175408-thumb  linglingherro 34.76 November 30, 2013 First kayak Coho netted. It took longer to set up and launch than to find this fish! Zoom-in
195.0 Gopr0369aoty-thumb Gopr0372aoty-thumb Gopr0072-1-thumb Craig 32.5 October 5, 2013 Piggy of a Tillamook Coho caught utilizing an Olken Spinner. He came in at 32.5 inches and just shy of 13 pounds. Ndogg witnessed. I need to get a new waterproof camera. He was chunky, but the GoPro adds a few ounces and it sucks when you can't frame the subject. Zoom-in
186.0 005-thumb 006-thumb  dberd 31.0 November 2, 2013 Zoom-in



King-medium

Top Chinook Entries in the AOTY Pool

Points Image(s) Angler Length Date Caught Notes
205.5 Imgp2337-thumb Imgp2338-thumb Imgp2339-thumb ndogg 41.1 September 2, 2013 Homemade spinner. I lined up where the white and yellow come together with the 0 on the board. The actual zero is the end of the tape, ~1/4 inch past the end of the board. Zoom-in
202.5 T_bay_kings_edited-1-thumb Img_1918-thumb Img_1916__1_-thumb Snopro 40.5 October 9, 2013 Had a great day fishing with Langcod and met Rawkfish. Pic one is the big boy with a nice hen. Zoom-in
190.0 P1010359-thumb P1010360-thumb P1010335-thumb nangusdog 38.0 August 21, 2013 This beast refused to come to the boat...20 minute fight with several spectacular jumps and more drag burning runs than I cared for. Glad I had my large net...which was too small! Zoom-in



Steelhead-medium

Top Steelhead Entries in the AOTY Pool

Points Image(s) Angler Length Date Caught Notes
222.0 Steel_37 Steel_lap_dance_031713-thumb Wild_steel_031713-thumb yaktrap 37.0 March 17, 2013 No regrets on running the Sol Duc River in the rain, hail and high water on this day. Thank you St. Patrick. Zoom-in
187.5 Stl_1-thumb Stl_3-thumb Stl_4-thumb Merz 31.25 December 6, 2013 First steelhead Zoom-in
176.25 20130805_144922-thumb 20130805_144728-thumb 20130805_091534-thumb Flyin Portagee 29.375 August 5, 2013 Gotta love summertime and my sexy white legs Zoom-in



Trout-medium

Top Rainbow Trout Entries in the AOTY Pool

Points Image(s) Angler Length Date Caught Notes
210.0 Gopr1332-thumb   Snopro 26.25 May 23, 2013 Best looking brooder I've caught. Zoom-in
206.0 Rainbow2_1-thumb Rainbow2_2-thumb Rainbow2_3-thumb Merz 25.75 September 23, 2013 Was able to keep this guy swimming in the net while i paddled to shore yelling at my girlfriend to grab the tape measure out of the car. Swam away healthy. Zoom-in
180.0 Image-thumb Image-thumb Image-thumb WindandEmotion 22.5 June 30, 2013 Slight upgrade. Still an upgrade. Zoom-in



Smallmouth_bass-medium

Top Smallmouth Bass Entries in the AOTY Pool

Points Image(s) Angler Length Date Caught Notes
207.5 Pb035989-1-thumb Pb036011-002-thumb  rawkfish 20.75 November 3, 2013 Matched my personal best. Zoom-in
201.0 Pa110005-thumb Pa110007-thumb  Justin 20.1 October 11, 2013 My personal best SMB Zoom-in
198.75 Smb_19 Smb_19  yaktrap 19.875 June 19, 2013 Oh so close to being my fourth 200 pt fish of the year. Good thing it's still bass season. Zoom-in



Largemouth_bass-medium

Top Largemouth Bass Entries in the AOTY Pool

Points Image(s) Angler Length Date Caught Notes
181.6875 Lmb2_3-thumb Lmb2_4-thumb Lmb2_2-thumb Merz 19.125 May 15, 2013 Seems like this fish wasnt accepted the first time i entered it, although I didnt hear any reasons from anyone. So I am re-submitting it with different pictures. Zoom-in
180.5 Gopr1282-thumb   Snopro 19.0 May 6, 2013 PB Ditch Pickle Zoom-in
156.75 Local_puddle_toad-thumb Lmb_16  yaktrap 16.5 June 21, 2013 Hit my crank bait yesterday, followed several offerings, finally took my whacky rig plastic today. Tough fish to get in the local puddle. She swam away grumpy. Zoom-in



Panfish-medium

Top Panfish Entries in the AOTY Pool

Points Image(s) Angler Length Date Caught Notes
177.125 Perchjan2113-thumb Perchtailjan2113-thumb Perchhold-thumb goldendog 13.625 January 21, 2013 60 ft on a worm Zoom-in
175.5 20130512_192053-thumb 20130512_192030-thumb  jedmonkee 13.5 May 13, 2013 Zoom-in
169.0 Perch-thumb Perch3-thumb  ballardbrad 13.0 September 16, 2013 Fatty perch today on Lake WA. Zoom-in



Chum-medium

Top Chum Entries in the AOTY Pool

Points Image(s) Angler Length Date Caught Notes
211.5 Img_20131219_175059-thumb   WindandEmotion 35.25 December 19, 2013 Ewww. Short run on the upper part paid off. Eww. Zoom-in
205.5 Chum-thumb Chum_tail-thumb Chum_i-thumb nangusdog 34.25 October 27, 2013 Personal best Chum Salmon Zoom-in
204.0 Imgp0336-thumb   Fungunnin 34.0 October 28, 2013 The brightest chum I have caught yet! Weighed in at 13.2# and even tasted good with out the smoker. Zoom-in



Sturgeon-medium

Top Sturgeon Entries in the AOTY Pool

Points Image(s) Angler Length Date Caught Notes
147.1875 Ndogg_40_inch_2_-thumb Ndogg_40_inch__4_-thumb  ndogg 39.25 October 19, 2013 Hard to see the length Second pic has it at 39.75, but the official tourney measurement was 39.25. The white in the fork is the zero. Zoom-in
146.25 100_0043-thumb Img_3194-thumb 100_0046-thumb yaksurf 39.0 October 19, 2013 Zoom-in
146.25 Pa195882-1-thumb Pa180086-1-thumb  rawkfish 39.0 October 19, 2013 Stump-nose sturgeon Zoom-in



Greenling-medium

Top Greenling Entries in the AOTY Pool

Points Image(s) Angler Length Date Caught Notes
220.0 Gl_20 Gl_20  yaktrap 20.0 August 1, 2013 New record largest kayak caught Greenling. Caught about half way between Petersberg and Ketchikan on 9-day solo trip. Zoom-in
192.5 P3071387-1-thumb P3071388-1-thumb P3071389-1-thumb rawkfish 17.5 March 7, 2013 Zoom-in
188.375 Greenling-thumb Greenling_tail-thumb  nangusdog 17.125 October 14, 2013 Upgrade La Push Greenling Zoom-in



Surfperch-medium

Top Surf Perch Entries in the AOTY Pool

Points Image(s) Angler Length Date Caught Notes
185.25 070113perch-thumb   coosbayyaker 14.25 July 1, 2013 Zoom-in
185.25 Sp_14 Sp_14 Sp_cove_tat_island_070213-thumb yaktrap 14.25 July 2, 2013 My favorite Tatoosh Island cove kicks out some more points! Zoom-in
182.0 Andrea_s_pics_feb_2013_158-thumb Andrea_s_pics_feb_2013_159-thumb Andrea_s_pics_feb_2013_160-thumb linglingherro 14.0 February 17, 2013 I need to invest in a Hawg Trough. Caught one almost an inch bigger a few weeks ago. Zoom-in



Flounder-medium

Top Flounder Entries in the AOTY Pool

Points Image(s) Angler Length Date Caught Notes
192.0 Imgp0256-thumb Imgp0257-thumb  Fungunnin 24.0 September 4, 2013 Zoom-in
176.0 Starry-thumb Starry_tail-thumb  nangusdog 22.0 May 24, 2013 Upgrade -South Sound Starry Flounder-saurus. Zoom-in
148.0 Image-thumb Image-thumb Image-thumb NWnoob 18.5 February 1, 2013 First AOTY catch!! Zoom-in



Cutthroat-medium

Top Cutthroat Trout Entries in the AOTY Pool

Points Image(s) Angler Length Date Caught Notes
227.375 Big_cutty-thumb Cutty_26 Cutty_26 yaktrap 26.75 June 3, 2013 Kayak fishing largest cutthroat trout ever recorded. Pursued for days, finally came after 125 nm of trolling. Records are for breaking. Tight Lines and best of luck. Zoom-in
214.625 Monstercut-thumb   ballardbrad 25.25 June 1, 2013 Zoom-in
197.625 Gopr1478-thumb   Snopro 23.25 June 6, 2013 Zoom-in



Walleye-medium

Top Walleye Entries in the AOTY Pool

Points Image(s) Angler Length Date Caught Notes
136.875 Wall_18 Wall_18 Walleye_on-thumb yaktrap 18.25 May 3, 2013 Just a handful of these for two long days of fishing. Easy to catch, hard to find. Zoom-in
108.75 P1020916-thumb P1020917-thumb  ballardbrad 14.5 May 2, 2013 Zoom-in



Kokanee-medium

Top Kokanee Entries in the AOTY Pool

Points Image(s) Angler Length Date Caught Notes
211.75 Image-thumb Image-thumb Image-thumb WindandEmotion 19.25 May 24, 2013 Swung for the fences, hit a home run. Zoom-in
203.5 Gopr1618-thumb   Snopro 18.5 August 29, 2013 Fall must be here. Some of the kokes are turning. Zoom-in
203.5 Koke2_1-thumb Koke2_2-thumb  Merz 18.5 September 23, 2013 Finally got one of these guys to bite on a grasshopper. Zoom-in



Laketrout-medium

Top Lake Trout Entries in the AOTY Pool

Points Image(s) Angler Length Date Caught Notes
193.5 Img_1973-1-thumb Img_1973_edited-1-1-thumb  Snopro 32.25 October 26, 2013 Zoom-in



Catfish-medium

Top Catfish Entries in the AOTY Pool

Points Image(s) Angler Length Date Caught Notes
162.5 20130512_192205-thumb 20130512_192212-thumb  jedmonkee 25.0 May 13, 2013 Zoom-in
118.3 P7190001-thumb   Justin 18.2 July 20, 2013 Zoom-in
87.75 Cat1_1-thumb Cat1_2-thumb  Merz 13.5 June 24, 2013 First Catfish ever! Zoom-in



Pink-medium

Top Pink Salmon Entries in the AOTY Pool

Points Image(s) Angler Length Date Caught Notes
205.3125 Nisqually_pink-thumb Nisq_pink_tail-thumb P1010375-thumb nangusdog 27.375 August 30, 2013 Floated the Nisqually with Wind&Emotion ...we both got several nice Pinks...He broke the world record then I broke it again minutes later! Big Pinks this year! Zoom-in
204.375 Pink_27 Pink_27 Pink_27 yaktrap 27.25 October 5, 2013 Found a bigger humpy today. Zoom-in
200.25 Humpty_hump-thumb Tail-thumb  WindandEmotion 26.7 August 30, 2013 good day. Zoom-in



Grayling-medium

No Grayling Entries in the AOTY Pool




Dolly-varden-medium

Top Dolly Varden/Bull/Char Entries in the AOTY Pool

Points Image(s) Angler Length Date Caught Notes
191.25 Gopr1954-thumb Gopr1954-1-thumb Gopr1954_2-thumb Snopro 25.5 December 17, 2013 Trying to hold it's mouth shut ;) Zoom-in



Sockeye-medium

Top Sockeye Entries in the AOTY Pool

Points Image(s) Angler Length Date Caught Notes
201.25 Sock_28 Sock_28 Socks_on_baker_071513-thumb yaktrap 28.75 July 15, 2013 Ran into Rory out there this morning, kayaks limited today. And another 200+ fish! Zoom-in



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