Kailua Kona, Hawaii is one of the top fishing destinations in the Pacific Ocean. Surrounded by mountains and protecting it from the winds, most days the sea conditions are more like that of a lake. With deep waters (over 3,000 feet) only a couple of miles from shore, there are a variety of different species of fish to be caught around Kona.
Several different species of billfish roam Kona waters, making offshore fishing the highlight of any trip. Striped Marlin are around most of the year, but the best time is during the winter. The elusive Spearfish are best during February through April. During April and May there are many Black Markin caught and during the summer lots of Blue Marlin are around.
Besides billfish, Kona has good Tuna fishing with aggressive Big Eye, Yellowfin, and Skipjack Tuna. There are also good catches of Mahi-mahi and Ono (Wahoo). Reef fishing will produce many different species of Grouper and Snapper, but also Amberjack, Giant Trevally, and Sharks.
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Fishing Report for August 16 2019
8/19/2019 5:11:24 AM - High Noon Fishing Report 8-16-19 High Noon went 1-2 on spear fish and caught a massive Otaru tuna for our guest visiting from Pennsylvania Jim and Tina Little. Reports from
Double Striped Marlin in Kona
8/10/2019 12:07:17 PM - Took Jason and his boys out fishing for a graduation present. High Noon had a blast today as we missed a blue 5 mins into leaving the harbor just after getting lines into the
First Week of August
8/10/2019 12:07:15 PM - First Week Of August What a great start to August for the High Noon. The first week of fishing on the High Noon has produced several blue marlin and a double hook up of stripe
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