Sport fishing, (a.k.a deepsea sportfishing , offshore trolling) is the most popular form of fishing in Hawaii. Maui sport fishing is typically done by dragging artificial lures at, or just below the surface as the boat cruises along at roughly 8 to … Read More
Bottom fishing on Maui is done with the boat stopped, sometimes anchored but usually drifting over favored locations known to support fish such as jacks, snapper, wrasse, goatfish, and more. Fish caught bottom fishing are generally smaller than what … Read more
Whether you hire a local Maui shore fishing guide to take you to some lesser known honey-hole, or you just want to do a little whipping off the beach in front of your hotel, Maui's shore fishing opportunities are many.
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Want to know more about what to expect from your Maui fishing experience? Learn what fish you'll catch from the shore, or while on a Maui sport fishing or Maui bottom fishing charter. Learn about the Hawaii fishing 'seasons', typical weather patterns … Read more
September, October, November
The larger blue marlin that show up in Maui waters during the summer months are tapering off, though a few big ones can still be caught in September. The fall is the time for Big Eye Tuna.
Smaller ahi (yellowfin tuna) and mahi mahi (dorado) can still be caught in the fall too, though the number of mahi tend to drop slightly as winter approaches. Marlin hookups, while they do occur, are rarer as winter approaches. Strikes that do occur do so farther … Read More...
In most states, the month of August signals many things - wrapping up summer vacations, going back to school, and getting back into a routine that often involves baseball practice, band rehearsals and sleepovers. For fishermen in Hawaii, however, August signals another thing altogether - the Lanai Rendezvous Fishing Tournament.
Going strong in its 43rd year, the tournament is by invite-only, with first priority given to those who have competed previously. A long-running tradition for many … Read More...
While charter fishing on Maui is by no means a "budget minded" activity, there are a few luxury yacht charters available for the upscale Maui traveller that pull out all the stops. So indulge potential business partners, pamper the well-deserving spouse, or simply enjoy a luxurious day out on the water with family or friends.
Despite their size, these vessels are licensed for a maximum of 6 passengers.
Private luxury yacht charters from Lahaina harbor
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