January Kicks off Hot Fishing in Kona Hawaii

Hawaii Fishing Report for Kona – January 2011

Hawaii Fishing Report for Kona – January 2011

January proved to be a hot month for blue marlin fishing in Kona Hawaii once again.  According to the Charter Desk, a total of 56 Blue Marlin were caught off the big island near Kona during the month with 34 fish being tagged.  The three largest fish weighed were 917 lbs., 606 lbs. and 604 lbs.  In addition to a decent blue marlin bite, 50 Shortbilled Spearfish were caught with 14 being tagged, 22 Striped Marlin were caught with 11 being tagged and 23 Yellowfin Tuna (Ahi) were also reported.

Don’t forget, Kona hosts a number of fishing tournaments  in Hawaii each year.  Check out the complete schedule of Hawaii Fishing Tournaments out of Kona on our website or visit the Kona Tournaments web page or the Hawaiian International Billfish Tournament web page for more details. Continue reading “January Kicks off Hot Fishing in Kona Hawaii” »

December Rounds Out Good Fishing in Hawaii in 2010

Hawaii Fishing Report for Kona – December 2010

December proved to be a strong month for fishing in Kona Hawaii.  Seven blue marlin were weighed and one was tagged according to the Charter Desk.  The largest blue marlin weighed in Kona was 1,011 lbs, followed by a 502.5 lb. blue marlin and a 490.5 lb blue marlin.  In addition to the blue marlin, 16 yellow fin tuna were weighed in along with 15 short billed spearfish and one striped marlin.

Don’t forget, Kona hosts a number of fishing tournaments here in Hawaii each year.  Check out the complete schedule of Hawaii Fishing Tournaments out of Kona on our website or visit the Kona Tournaments web page or the Hawaiian International Billfish Tournament web page for more details. Continue reading “December Rounds Out Good Fishing in Hawaii in 2010” »