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CJFW presents the Biggest Catch Contest, back again for Summer 2018!

Enter your Biggest Catch photo each week and you could WIN amazing prizes from our sponsors!

We'll pick the best of the Biggest Catch entries each week and award one lucky winner a $75 GC every Friday throughout the Summer from one of our sponsors. The winning entry photo and story will also appear on the CJFW Facebook page as well each week. You can only enter once per week so be sure to include your best photo, upload it, and tell us how you "landed the big one"! All entries in the contest will be displayed here week by week for everyone to see. 

A big thank you to our sponsors Kal Tire, Aqua Clear Bottlers, Bravo Cleaning Solutions & Auto Detailing, Creative Zone, Dolly's Fish Market, Spotted Horse Farm & Nursery, Tim Hortons, Ninja Japanese & Korean Cuisine, and Misty River Books for providing our GC prizes throughout the Summer! Enter your Biggest Catch today at!


Kal Tire Aqua Clear Bottlers Bravo Cleaning Solutions Creative Zone
Dolly's Fish Market Spotted Horse Farm & Nursery Tim Hortons Ninja Japanese Restaurant Misty River Books

To enter just fill out your information, upload your photo, and tell us a story about your catch in 250 words or less.


  • 1 colour photo, 8x10 inches or thereabouts (720x720 pixels) maximum in size
  • Please try to keep files below 2MB
  • Saved as RGB, 72dpi, and in a jpeg format please
  • Please DO NOT use filenames that contain any spaces, symbols, or characters (letters, numbers, and underscores are acceptable).

Please note: Inappropriate photos and comments will be immediately disqualified (and you will be required to provide information and agree to the rules and requirements to be entered).

Biggest Catch Entries

Entrant 1 Entrant 2 Entrant 3
Entrant: Lisa Carrita
Comment: Landed this bad boy ocean fishing
with my Dad.
1ST WINNER! - June 15
Entrant: Connie Kirby
Comment: Fake News
2ND WINNER! - June 22
Entrant: Gavrie Kethler
Comment: Last summer I was at a kids fishing derby at MK Bay. I caught the strangest snake fish. We have no idea what it is no one can identify it. But it won me first place in the derby!
3rd WINNER! - June 29


Entrant 4 Entrant 5 Entrant 6
Entrant: Thomas Proteau
Comment: The lucky pink princess rod!
4th WINNER! - July 6
Entrant: Wendy Hiebert
Comment: Caught this on Morice lake
6th WINNER! - July 20
Entrant: Dylan Mantel
Comment: Caught this beauty on my first and only trip on the ocean!! One of the best memories with my dad grandpa and uncle! Fishing always brings us together!!
5th WINNER! - July 13


Entrant 7 Entrant 8 Entrant 9
Entrant: Amanda Stefanik
Comment: Caught this trout when I was 4.
Mom said to hold the fish out front, makes it look bigger. Fried it up with lemon and pepper.
8th WINNER! - August 3
Entrant: Royleen Wensvoort
Comment: My special fishing trip with my husband for Mother's Day. Had an amazing day together.
Entrant: JoAnn Flemming
Comment: A great day of fishing on the Skeena (with Dave)
7th WINNER! - July 27


Entrant 10 Entrant 11 Entrant 12
Entrant: Candace Aspa
Comment: Kalum Lake. This was the biggest catch of the whole weekend! I wanted to fry it up and eat it but the hubby said it was so big it wouldn't fit in the frying pan and we'd be eating fish for days!!
Entrant: Liam Clunas
Comment: Caught this beauty out on the Skeena last year with my Dad and some friends. Can't
wait to get back out there.
Entrant: Brandon St. Louis
Comment: Last day of fishing with the boys reeled in this monster, six foot plus.
10th WINNER! - August 17


Entrant 13 Entrant 14 Entrant 14
Entrant: Angela Rabut
Comment: My son's first salmon on his fly rod. Years of practice finally paid off.
9th WINNER! - August 10
Entrant: Samantha McColl
Comment: What a fight with this gorgeous 56lb white spring salmon. This bad boy was caught
BC Day 2017
Entrant: Linda Thorsen
Comment: This was our family ocean fishing trip this year.