fishing in kona hawaii

7/23/16 Fish Report

Fishing has picked up in Kona this past week. I have been fishing on Ez Pickens with Jason (Tiny) and Andrew (Sheep Dog) with their friends and clients Jason,Heidi, Zach and Jordan Salzman.  The last 4 trips Jordan caught and released 2 blue marlin and captured a ono and a 109 pound tuna.  His brother […]

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Skins Tournament

Vicki Picking and John Sayles caught and released a blue marlin for us during the first hour of the tournament.  Which ended up winning us some of the daily side bet money for most points of the day.  Congradulations to Marlin Magic for winning the tournament with a 690 # blue marlin for a grand […]

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Another good day on the Hooked Up and Go Get Em. Had a family here for a wedding party that needed two boats.  I released a blue that was 200 lbs for Ryan Nicolai from Portland Oregon plus missed a spear fish.  My brother boated a blue marlin for the other half of the party […]

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Jenn and Mark Marumoto from Las Vegas caught this nice ono and lost another bite on a half day charter.  They took the fish down to Pancho and lefty’s and had it for lunch the next day.  Mark was originally from Hawaii but had to move to the mainland for work.  But he said he […]

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Went 1-3 on blue marlin and missed a mystery blow up as well on a full day charter.  Jeff Krupnick was the lucky angler. We were able to spectate a lot of other boats catch blue marlin as well.  My brother on Go Get Em went 1-2  and 2-3 day before.   

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