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Fishing Hawaii

EZFishing brings you Hawaii's most comprehensive list of fishing locations, providing interactive maps that show each location's GPS coordinates, nearby facilities (like restaurants, gas stations, marinas and fishing shops), their current and forecasted weather and, if available, their water conditions.

Registered users can rate fishing locations, post their personal/public notes and also tag them with information about fish species generally caught there as well as the most common and effective fishing techniques.

Search Fishing Locations in Hawaii

Find any of the 1483 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.


Hawaii Fishing Resources

Fishing regulations and licensing, guides/outfitter services and local fishing clubs in Hawaii.

Hawaii Fishing Regulations

Are you familiar with the fishing regulation in Hawaii?
It is never a bad idea to check it again before your next outing.

Hawaii Fishing License

Purchasing a fishing license you are helping to preserve the environment and also ensure that future generations can enjoy fishing as you are. Among other things, your fishing license fees support fisheries and hatcheries management, education programs about fishing and conservation, protection of endangered species.

Here it is where you can get your fishing license.

Links to Hawaii Government Agencies

Here are a few websites of Hawaii's agencies involved in regulation and conservation.

Hawaii Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Hawaii.

  • Catching up: Wild winter weather makes fishing a mixed bag
  • Waves of stormy winter weather continued to pass over the Hawaiian archipelago this past week, but in spite of the weather, offshore fishing was good for many of the charter boats fishing out of Honokohau Harbor. Catches included the who’s who of pelagic .
  • West Hawaii Today
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  • 2/21/2018 8:05:00 PM
  • Hawaii Senate considers fishing ban Bill
  • A Bill that could end Hawaii’s commercial collecting of marine fish for the ornamental trade is being heard by Hawaii’s Senate Land & Water Committee. Last year, the Supreme Court ruled that any and all existing aquarium fish permits issued to ...
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  • 2/19/2018 12:41:00 PM
  • McEnroe, Courier, Fish & Haas to Compete on Hawai‘i Island
  • John McEnroe, Jim Courier, Mardy Fish and Tommy Haas will be the four competing players in the Champions Cup Presented by Hawaii Tourism Authority and will play two one-set semifinal matches and a championship match between the winners. The tournament will
  • Big Island News
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  • 2/14/2018 1:09:00 AM
  • EMP Hoax
  • Brilliant Flash Turned Night into Day for Seven Minutes A newspaper account in the July 9, 1962 Honolulu Advertiser described Starfish Prime as a “brilliant flash that turned Hawaii’s night into day with a spectacular pyrotechnic aftermath lasting for ...
  • Lew Rockwell
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  • 2/12/2018 5:16:00 AM
  • Foundation fosters relationships among veterans via deep-sea fishing
  • That’s what a fishing trip with VFF, incorporated in November, did for retired Army Cpt. Destin Foree, who now works with the foundation on Hawaii Island. VFF also operates charters off Oahu and out of Florida. “The fishing is the icing on the cake ...
  • Hawaii Tribune-Herald
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  • 2/6/2018 10:29:00 PM
  • How Pokeworks Is Taking Advantage of the Raw Fish Phenomenon
  • “How fast something takes off can sometimes indicate how quickly it might fall.” Image Credit: Courtesy of Pokéworks, Poke Poke, & Aloha Poke Co. In Hawaii, poke is a classic and ubiquitous street food -- tubs of chopped fish, tossed with ...
  • Entrepreneur on
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  • 2/1/2018 3:18:00 PM
  • The fish that gives people who eat it an acid trip
  • All over the world, several different species demonstrate similar abilities. In Hawaii, a species of goatfish is goes by the name “the chief of ghosts”, while the little spinefoot is known by inhabitants of Reunion Island as “the fish that inebriates”.
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  • 2/1/2018 8:52:00 AM
  • Kona Hawaii Fishing Report - January...
  • Kona Hawaii Fishing Report – January wrap-up. The new year started off great and was just a continuation of the hot bite on blue marlin and spearfish that we were experiencing in December. That lasted into the middle of the month. Then I didn't fish for ..
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  • 2/1/2018 3:43:00 AM
  • Flights from Boston are wicked full of fish (and Pats fans)
  • Higgins said that as of Tuesday night, they were awaiting 400 pounds of Mahi Mahi from Ecuador, 250 pounds of grouper from Mexico, 200 pounds of monkfish from Boston, and a "tremendous amount" of sushi-grade tuna from Hawaii. That represents just a day's .
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune
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  • 1/31/2018 8:19:00 PM
  • Video: Stories of Fly Fishing for Bonefish in Hawaii
  • A new video from Lost Coast Outfitters of San Francisco features Jon Ng telling bonefishing stories from the Golden Gate Angling & Casting Club. From Lost Coast Outfitters: “Jon Ng is gearing up for his next trip to Hawaii by testing out Rio’s Direct ...
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  • 1/29/2018 12:10:00 PM
  • Entities team up to protect aquarium fishing industry
  • LIHUE — Responsible use of Hawaii’s marine life and responsible pet trade nationwide were both promoted last week as the Hawaii Senate Water and Land Committee heard a bill outlining tougher restrictions on aquarium fishing in the state. Those two ...
  • The Garden Island
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  • 1/29/2018 10:05:00 AM
  • In defence of game fishing
  • The ignorant say “so what, they die anyway”. Not so. There are many verified accounts of fish tagged and released in New Zealand waters being caught again in the islands as far away as Hawaii. It is not uncommon for a fish to be tagged here ...
  • The Gisborne Herald
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  • 1/27/2018 3:01:00 PM
  • Perks of Fishing from a Paddle Board
  • Originating from the surfing scene in Hawaii, paddle boards have become a popular way to enjoy the water in the past ten years. Anglers didn’t sleep on this trend, realizing that these are great platforms to be outfitted for fishing. Some folks may still .
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  • 1/26/2018 11:45:00 PM
  • Judge sends fishing license petition back to land board
  • WAILUKU (AP) — An environmental court judge is reversing a decision that denied a Native Hawaiian fisherman’s petition to stop Hawaii officials from issuing commercial fishing licenses to those who aren’t legally admitted into the United States.
  • The Maui News
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  • 1/26/2018 9:47:00 PM
  • Fish Bowl Poké is Reeling ‘Em In
  • Featured Image above courtesy of Fish Bowl Poké Frisco. Since I’ve never actually been to Hawaii, I’d never eaten poké, the mixture of fish, seafood, rice and plenty of favorable fixings that many call the national dish of the Aloha State.
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  • 1/26/2018 3:54:00 PM
  • Fish Friday…Yellow Tail Fish with Sesame seed crust.
  • The Yellow Tail fish or Amber Jack is native to the North East Pacific from Japan to Hawaii. It is also not related to the Yellow tail Tuna. In Japan, this fish is eaten cooked or raw and known as Hamachi or Buri. As you know I am firmly in the camp of ...
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  • 1/26/2018 12:47:00 PM
  • Bill aims for tighter restrictions on aquarium fishing
  • LIHUE — Aquarium fishermen can still take from Hawaii’s waters, in spite of a Supreme Court ruling that ended the issuance of aquarium fishing permits statewide until environmental review can be completed. The practice has to be brought into compliance ...
  • The Garden Island
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  • 1/26/2018 10:05:00 AM
  • SB2003: Hawaii Senate urged to drop ornamental fish ban
  • ALEXANDRIA, VA — Hawaii fishers are joining with a national animal welfare advocacy organization to urge the Hawaii Senate to halt a bill that would ban ornamental fishing. “Hawaii Senate Bill 2003 will close one of, if not the, most responsible ...
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  • 1/25/2018 6:37:00 PM
  • Hawaii Senate Urged to Drop Ornamental Fish Ban
  • Hawaii fishers are joining with a national animal welfare advocacy organization to urge the Hawaii Senate to halt a bill that would ban ornamental fishing. "Hawaii Senate Bill 2003 will close one of, if not the, most responsible fisheries in the world ...
  • ABC7
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  • 1/25/2018 9:12:00 AM
  • Catching Up: Freddy Rice built a lasting fishing legacy
  • An imaginative fisherman, Rice once tied a two-by-four to the bow of his 16-foot skiff so he could meet the Hawaii International Billfish Tournament’s (HIBT) minimum boat length of 18-feet so he could fish the prestigious tournament. He will always be ...
  • West Hawaii Today
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  • 1/24/2018 6:28:00 PM
  • Big Fish List
  • The Big-Fish List recognizes the biggest fish caught on rod and reel (except opakapaka and onaga, for which we’ll accept hand line catches) in West Hawaii waters for 2017 in each of 22 categories. Catches are listed by species, weight,
  • West Hawaii Today
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  • 1/17/2018 11:59:00 AM
  • Catching up: Ice-cold fishing adventures in Antarctica
  • A time when I used to fly on the same C-17’s and fish in a place a little different than Hawaii. And now for something completely different. It’s the year 2004, and I’m on the frozen Ross Sea of Antarctica. My latitude is 78 degrees south and I’m ...
  • West Hawaii Today
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  • 1/17/2018 11:49:00 AM

Hawaii Guides/Outfitters

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Hawaii Fishing Clubs

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