Hawaii / Alaska

Home US Hawaii / Alaska
While these two states are part of our great union, but they fish and feel like exotic destinations with the benefit of not needing a passport. Hawaii offers blue waters teeming with blue marlin and tuna, while Alaska's frigid waters bring forth barn-door halibut and salmon. Either way, come with us while we explore these two great states.
kona hawaii

Skiff Catches Grander Marlin

Big congrats go out to Guy Kitaoka and Darrell Omori on the Dayna a 21-foot skiff fishing in Kona, Hawaii.  They hooked and caught this giant...

Give Input to Save Halibut Fishing

Ever dream of going to Alaska to catch a halibut? I have and I can't wait to go back. But now the public's access...

Grander from Kona

Fishing the fertile waters off of Kona, Hawaii, Capt. McGrew Rice, a second-generation charter captain, helped Kai, the grandson of author Jim Rizzuto, to...
grander marlin

Big Island Bomboy Beast

Kailua-Kona, HI - On Wednesday, November 19, 2014, Captain Bomboy Llanes, running a half-day honeymoon charter aboard the Lanakila, and against the odds, landed...
derby winner

Crackerjack Wins Seward Halibut Derby Again

Each year in Seward, Alaska, an intense competition takes place upon Seward's fish-filled waters. The Seward Halibut Tournament is a month long derby to...

Ono Master

With the exception of the Indian ocean and the East coast of Africa I have at one time or another fished the worlds water,...
alaska ladies

Oksana Skolnaja Is the Latest Fishin Chick

BD: Where do you live? Oksana Skolnaja: Currently I live in Girdwood Alaska! I've spent the last 5 winters skiing, summers are spent sport fishing...
halibut crackerjack

Seward Jackpot Halibut Derby 2013

Each year the Month long, Seward tournament gets more competitive. This year the water was much cooler than normal and fishing in June was...

BD Video Spotlight: Hawaii shark attack

In February, BD Outdoors published a story about Isaac Brumaghiam, the Hawaiian kayak fisherman who is reconnecting with his Polynesian ancestry by targeting large...
fishing kayak

Big Man in A Little Boat | Aquahunters

It is said that the Hawaiian Islands were created when Maui, an ancient Polynesian god, went fishing and used a magical hook to pull...

You Might Also Like

Billfish Conservation Act of 2011

The Billfish Conservation Act of 2011 was introduced this week in the House and Senate. If passed, this legislation will play a pivotal role...

Send this to a friend