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
"So the day was not looking good in that one of the folks coming was late. About 5:50 or so his son shows up and said that his father broke his leg the day before and could not come. But the son, Ben, was coming. So we headed off with the full moon setting over Lana’i.
Just about half mile from the harbor Capt. Denny said he could hear a noise, not that I could, so he had Ross the 1st mate go down to take a look. The noise was from the fan belt on one of the engines, I was thinking oh no, we … 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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March, April and May
While spring may not be the optimum time for the big blue marlin, many of the other Maui gamefish are reaching good numbers. May in particular can be a very productive month to fish off Maui, Hawaii. All in all, spring fishing off Maui can be an exciting time both inshore, and offshore.
Striped marlin begin appearing in greater numbers in February. March and April they're pretty common. Sometimes they can be found schooling in packs as they enthusiastically hit … Read More...