Author Archive | Chuck Wigzell


Nice Day

12-24-15 Sydow family had a nice day of fishing on the Hooked Up Christmas Eve.  The three generations come to Kona from Eugene Oregon and have fished on Hooked Up for years now.   Today they caught a Ahi tuna 140 pounds and 15 Mahi Mahi.  Ulua Matt sent me a picture of my boat […]

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Afternoon Lit Up

12-21-2015 Had double half day trips today.  Morning trip Jim and Rocky had a 3 year old out with his parents.  Caught kid trigger fish before heading in to the harbor. The small tuna’s were not biting at the Fad’s and the parents did not get any big fish trolling to and from the buoy […]

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Ez Kona Fishing

12/19/15 Jim and Rocky caught Jerry amd Sandy from Montana a nice spearfish and some small tunas for the grand kids.  Plus they also caught a nice breakfast on the Ez Pickens. They are out again today but no action yet…              

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Half Day Family Trip

Gabe Reese and family went out fishing on the Hooked Up with Captain Jim and Rocky on Wednesday  and they caught a big Mahi Mahi and some small tunas. Half days are a little tough some times.  Only have four hours but in Kona you actually have a great chance at some action.        

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Stripe Marlin

11/28/15 My brother Jim and Rocky caught the Pickens one stripe marlin and pulled hook at leader on another. Maybe Rocky’s girlfriend Sara reeled it in.  Plus they had a few more bites that did not stick. My dad ran Jim’s boat the Go Getem on a half day charter today also and caught a […]

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Kona Fishing Report

11/26/15 Fishing in Kona Hawaii on the Hooked Up has been good this past week. Caught some Mahi Mahi’s, small Tuna’s, Blue Marlin and today we have a Stripe Marlin and another Mahi.  Plus other charter boats are reporting Spearfish as well.   

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