2nd Annual Monster Snakehead Hunt Tournament

In response to COVID-19 Anglers will temporarily close effective 4/6/20, so the tournament is postponed. Tournament fishing and weigh-ins will begin one week after we reopen. The one week delay is to be sure that everyone has plenty of notice of the tournament start date. The deadline for registration is still Saturday 4/4. Curbside pickup is available for all Shimano products!

This year’s Monster Snakehead Hunt will be bigger and better than ever! Sponsored by Shimano, there is NO entry fee! Simply purchase $149 worth of Shimano, Powerpro and/or Jackall product by April 4th to register! You will also receive a free, limited edition Snakehead hat!

Payout is based on total number of registrants; $3000 for every 50 registrants with a potential payout of $6000.
Final payout amount will be announced on April 5th after registration ends.

1st, 2nd and 3rd Place are Based on the Combined Weight of their 3 Heaviest Fish.

Featured Combos

Take Advantage of Exclusive Sale Prices and Gain Entry to the Tournament!
All Combos are Spooled with 20 lb Braid to a 20 lb Fluorocarbon Leader, and Rigged with our Staffs’ Favorite Snakehead Lures!

Shimano SLX 150/151
On Shimano Scimitar Rod
$149.99 Reg. $169.99

Shimano Nexave 4000HG
On Shimano Exage Rod

$159.99 Reg. $189.99

Shimano Nasci 2500/3000
On Shimano Exage Rod

$199.99 Reg. $229.99

Tournament Rules

-It is illegal to transport live Snakehead.
-Snakehead must be caught using a hook and line. (No bowfishing, snagging or gaffing)
-You may fish from boat, shore or kayak anywhere in MD.
-Snakehead must be weighed in at our store during regular business hours.
-You may weigh in as many Snakehead as you want.
-1st, 2nd and 3rd place winner will be determined based on the combined weight of their three heaviest Snakehead.
-In the event of a tie, winner will be determined by the single heaviest fish.

-The winners will be announced on Monday April 27th.
-1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners receive cash payout, which is based on the number of registrants.
-You must register by April 4th to participate.
-The final payout will be announced on April 5th, after registration closes.
-To qualify, Snakehead may not be caught before April 6th
-We reserve the right to disqualify any participant who we believe to have broken these rules.