Big Fish Contest

Harrisburg Hunters’ & Anglers’ Association’s Big Fish Contest runs from January 1st until December 31st. The contest is open to all Pennsylvania residents. Entries must be taken in Pennsylvania waters open to unrestricted public fishing and according to all rules and regulations of the state.


Take your fish, or for catch and release a picture of you with your fish, to an official registration location listed below, and have an entry form completed by the registration location. Contest rules are stated on the entry form.


Winners are determined by length, with weight as the 1st tiebreaker and girth as the 2nd tiebreaker.


Harrisburg Hunters & Anglers is sponsoring the Sunfish and Bullhead Catfish categories, which are open to all youth anglers age 12 and under.


For any additional information, contact Connie Tyson at

2020 Big Fish Contest List

Click here to view current contest list.

(updated January 31, 2021)

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Harrisburg Hunters' and Anglers' Association is located at 6611 Hunters Run Road, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17111.