Blackwater Snakehead Open

Blackwater Snakehead Open 2019-06-06T22:34:11-04:00

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The Blackwater Snakehead Open, Sept. 7-8, is the final tournament of the 2019 Channidae Championship Trail. (In case you don’t know, “Channidae” is the scientific name for snakehead, an invasive fish species.) The cost is $50 to enter with five optional Calcuttas at $10 each. Submit your five heaviest snakeheads each day over the four days and the most total weight wins the tournament!

Prize structure will be determined by the number of anglers entered in the tournament. The optional Calcuttas to enter are: Heaviest snakehead harvested during the tournament, Most snakeheads harvested in a single day (minimum of 8″), Heaviest snakehead harvested by bowfishing, Most snakeheads harvested by bowfishing (minimum 8″) and Heaviest snakehead harvested throughout the entire Channidae Championship Trail! Also the standings at the end of the tournament will determine the Angler of the Year prize which is awarded to the angler with the most tournament points after all four Channidae Championship Trail tournaments!

The dates for all four tournaments are:

  • April 13-14
  • June 1-2
  • July 13-14
  • September 7-8

For official rules and more information check out the Woolford Store website.

Address: 1614 Taylors Island Rd., Woolford, MD 21677

Blackwater Snakehead Open