There’s nothing like that heart-pounding rush of a solid fish strike, and boy, does Oʻahu have some great fishing! From shoreline fishing to open ocean trolling, O’ahu fishing has it all. Charter a fishing boat for an exhilarating day at sea catching ‘ono (wahoo), ahi (yellowfin tuna), or mahimahi (dolphinfish), or hook into ‘oio (bonefish) and tasty reef fish off O‘ahu’s spectacular shoreline. Read about fishing and the top fishing spots in O’ahu.
Oʻahu Open Ocean Fishing Tours and Charters
There are numerous fishing charters on Oʻahu, so here’s our top picks. Capt. Russell Tanaka of Magic Sport Fishing in Honolulu knows all the great spots. Capt. Russell has been fishing O‘ahu’s waters for over 35 years and will bend over backward to show you a great time. Go Fishing Hawai‘i offers exclusive charters out of Hale‘iwa and can’t be beat for a great day fishing O‘ahu’s North Shore waters. Capt. Shannon Frazier of Live Bait Sportfishing in Honolulu has stellar half- and full-day packages for up to four persons. Capt. Bob McCowan of Blue Nun Sportfishing has 38 years of O‘ahu fishing experience, and has several shared and exclusive fishing trips to choose from. Capt. Bob loves to share his knowledge of fishing O’ahu with kids, so bring your future anglers along!
Shoreline Oʻahu Fishing Tours
For shoreline fishing in O’ahu, Makani Christensen of Keawe Adventures is your guy. Born and raised in Hawai‘i, Makani and his crew of fellow fishing guides have fished all the shoreline fishing spots on O‘ahu. Makani offers fishing trips complete with all the gear you need, and offers fly-fishing in O’ahu too. HI Tide Fly Fishing specializes in half- and full-day saltwater fly-fishing trips; the primary prey is the feisty and delicious ‘oio, or bonefish. HI Tide Fly Fishing accommodates only two anglers at a time, and full-day trips include lunch.
Hook Into Your Oʻahu Dream Vacation
From the azure depths of the Pacific to the rugged Oʻahu coastline, the fishing guys who really know how to show you a good time are often booked well in advance. We advise booking your fishing boat charter or shoreline tour as soon as possible. Contact us today at ILoveHawaii.com to hook into a great O’ahu fishing experience!