Ernest Young's 40 pounder
Credit: Charter Westport
Earnest Young of Seattle hooked and landed this beautiful Chinook while fishing on a Charterboat off Westport on Tuesday Aug 16th, 2011. The fish dressed out at 40 LBS 6 OZ and won the Westport Charterboat Associations Daily derby prize of $500. Earnest is also on the board for the Biggest fish in August prize of $1000 and also the biggest fish of the season prize of an additional $2500. So, Earnest could win up to $4000 for his effort. If you would like to have a try at catching a fish like this, contact your favorite charter service or go on-line at www.charterwestport.com or www.experiencewestport.com for a complet list of charter services in Westport.