Washington State Freshwater Sportfish Records


BASS
	largemouth bass	                11 lbs. 9 oz.
	smallmouth bass	                8 lbs. 12 oz.
BURBOT
	burbot (freshwater ling)	17.01 lbs.
CARP
	carp	                        41 lbs 4 oz.
CATFISH
	brown bullhead          	3.87 lbs.
	black bullhead	                1. 1 6 lbs.
	yellow bullhead	                1.63 lbs.
	blue catfish	                17 lbs. 12 oz.
	channel catfish	                32 lbs. 8 oz.
	flathead catfish	        22.8 lbs.
 CRAPPIE
	black crappie	                4 lbs. 8 oz.
	white crapple	                2.8 lbs.
MINNOWS
	northern squawfish	        6.66 lbs.
	peamouth chub	                .99 lbs.
PERCH	
        yellow perch	                2 lbs. 12 oz.
PIKE
	northern pike	                32.2 lbs.
	tiger musky	                28.25 lbs.
SHAD
	American shad	                No state record
SUCKERS
	bridgelip sucker	        No state record
	largescale sucker	        5.0 lbs.
	longnose sucker	                No state record
	mountain sucker	                No state record
SUNFISH
	bluegill sunfish	        2 lbs. 5.3 oz.
	green sunfish	                .79 lbs.
	pumpkinseed sunfish	        0 lbs. 12 oz.
	rock bass	                1 lb. 6 oz.
	warmouth	                .37 lbs.

SALMON AND TROUT
	Atlantic salmon	                8.96 lbs.
	Atlantic salmon-sea-run	        9.59 lbs.
 	brown trout	                22 lbs. 0 oz.
	bull trout	                22 lbs. 8 oz.
	chinook salmon	                68.26 lbs.
	chum salmon	                25 lbs. 10 oz.
	coho salmon                     23 lbs. 8 oz.
	cutthroat trout-sea-run    	6 lbs. 0 oz.
	cutthroat trout-resident	12 lbs. 0 oz.
	cutthroat trout-Lahontan	18.04 lbs.
	Dolly Varden-sea-run	        10 lbs. 0 oz.
	eastern brook	                9 lbs.
	golden trout	                3.81 lbs.
	kokanee (silver trout)	        5.47 lbs.
	lake trout (Mackinaw)	        30 lbs. 4 oz.
	rainbow trout (New Record 1998)	25 lbs. 45 oz.
	rainbow trout (Beardslee)       16 lbs. 5 oz.
	sockeye salmon	                10 lbs. 10 oz.
	steelhead-summer-run	        35 lbs. 1 oz.
	steelhead-winter-run	        32 lbs. 12 oz.

WALLEYE
	walleye	                        18.76 lbs.
WHITEFISH
	lake whitefish	                6.01 lbs.
	mountain whitefish	        5 lbs. 2 oz.


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The above records were taken from the Washington Department Fish and Wildlife's "Fishing in Washington" Sport Fishing Rules Book, 1996 edition