Knee Deep Club: 2020 Fall Hybrid Stripped Bass Contest

On the weekend of September 19 & 20 2020 the Knee-Deep Club of Lake Hopatcong will hold its Annual Fall Hybrid Striped Bass Contest on Lake Hopatcong.  The contest will begin at 5AM Saturday the 22nd and conclude at 12 noon on Sunday the 20rd. The entry fee for club members is $20 and non-members $25 ($20 entry + $5 non-member fee).

A payout of 80% of entry fees will go to the anglers weighing in the three heaviest Hybrid Striped Bass. Gift certificates for 4th, 5th, and 6th heaviest Hybrid Striped Bass.  Entry forms are available on line at or at the club’s official weigh stations located at Dow's Boat Rental, Nolan's Point, Lake Hopatcong and Lake's End Marina, Lakeside Blvd., Landing.

Mail in entries must be received by Friday, September 18, 2020, in person entries can be made until 8AM Saturday, September 19, 2020. Please see the contest entry form for a complete list of contest rules. For additional information call (973) 663 3826.

Take a kid fishing. A contestant may enter a child who is under the age of 16 in this contest for a $5.00 fee. The child with the heaviest Hybrid Striped Bass will win a rod and reel combo.

Did you Know

  • The All Time KDC record Hybrid Stripped Bass was caught in 2012, weight 10 lb. 15 oz.
  • The 2017 Hybrid Stripped Bass contest was won with a weight of 7 lb. 12 oz.
  • The Knee-Deep Club web site is and is full of information about the Club and fishing Lake Hopatcong – bring it up and check us out.

The Knee Deep Club trusts you enjoy the excellent fishing Lake Hopatcong has to offer.

Event Properties

Event Date 09-19-2020 5:00 am
Individual Price $25.00
Location Lake Hopatcong