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
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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Even the best Maui fishing charters require patience, and patience is generally not a quality most kids are blessed with. That smooth-talking-Morgan-Freeman inner voice that lulls many an angler into a zen state as they gaze at the horizon is pretty much ignored by most kids under the age of 10 or 11.
That's not to say kids won't enjoy a Maui fishing trip, it's just that you'll need to keep things interesting for them between hookups. And believe me, the time between hookups on a Maui sport … Read More...
June, July & August
Summer offers Maui fishing enthusiasts their best chance at the largest gamefish; blue marlin in excess of 500lbs, and ahi (yellowfin tuna) over 100lbs are caught more during the summer than at any other time during the year.
And while the quality of the catch can be spectacular during the summer, the quantity brought in by the boats may not be as consistent. Indeed, summer fishing can be marked by a day or two of the doldrums where practically no boat … Read More...