10th Annual Sunset Bay Angler Of The Day Kayak Fishing Challenge
The Sunset Bay Angler Of The Day Kayak Fishing Challenge is an annual Kayak-only Fishing competition held on the ocean in Coos Bay Oregon. The launch site is at Sunset Bay State Park. The entry fee is $35 and there are many great prizes available to win.
The tournament starts at 5:30 a.m., and the measure-in ends at 2 p.m. This is a point based competition with points per inch values assigned to all the species available to catch on the fishing grounds. The largest single fish from each category will count towards your total. The angler with the most points wins. This competition will test your skill as an angler as you have to target different species with different techniques to be successful. After the fishing there will be a potluck dinner and awards ceremony at the launch site. Cabezon 7 points, Chinook 4 points, Coho 5 points, Flounder 8 points, Greenling 10 points, Halibut 4 points, Lingcod 5 points, Rockfish 8 points, Surf Perch 12 points.