Donnelle Clark from Oregon catches her first Blue Marlin in Kona.

Today we took Donnelle Clark from Oregon out big game fishing.  Donnelle was very excited to fish and her dream was to catch a Blue Marlin.  Fishing has been very slow this week, but as I told Donnelle, if you aren’t fishing, you definitely aren’t going to catch!

Since fishing had  been slow south of the harbor, I turned north today and went to what they call the “backside of the grounds” . About halfway into the charter, the short rigger came slamming down….but no fish.  Captain Tara began teasing the fish and it attacked the lure about 4 times….and it finally hooked up.  Donnelle jumped into the fighting chair, and did a great job of getting this nice 175 lb Blue Marlin to the boat after about a 15 minute battle.  Capt Tara grabbed leader and the the fish went crazy jumping all around the back of the boat.  We pulled it closer, and released it to fight another day.  Congratulations to Donnelle on a great catch!  Here is Captain Tara on leader just before release:Kona Hawaii Blue Marlin release


Fishing Report For High Noon Oct 20 2019

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Current fishing report for High Noon 

The fish are still around in Kona.   We had an amazing week catching a large variety of fish from Blue Marlin to Ono to Mahi-Mahi and even a very rare Sailfish!

The weather has been absolutely perfect and the conditions for fishing amazing!

Even on a slow day we are able to find something for you.

We have also had  a lot of first time young anglers out with us like 9yr old Mikey who managed to reel in a 30lb Ono! Congrats!!!

And young Nick who landed a 60lb Sailfish one of the largest caught here in Hawaii for a long time! Again Congrats!

As we head into the later part of October we are seeing more Ono and larger Spear Fish showing up!

Live baiting has been steady but catching on the troll has been even steadier.

For your shot at landing a dream fish be sure to contact us at:


Oct 7 2019 Fishing Report from High Noon

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High Noon fishing report

Summer is over but not the bite here in Kona!

As fall unfolds the weather and fishing conditions here in Kona continue to fire up!

This past week both Blue Marlin and Mahi Mahi have shown up in good numbers.

The number of visitors has slowed down a bit last week but we are already almost completely booked for the end of October! The currents have been holding steady and the water has cooled down bit making for Ideal fishing conditions! Most boats are averaging 2-3 bites a day!

We have been doing a lot f live baiting on our 3/4 and full day charters and catching mahi’s on lighter tackle then going out to fish for marlin on heavier gear during the tide change!

Be sure to contact us if you’d like your shot at catching a fish!

Latest Updates fishing on the High Noon

The Mahi Mahi and Ono are starting to show up. Overall, the fishing in Kona during late September is for Blue Marlin, Mahi, Ono and Ahi Tuna.

High Noon has been busy the last few weeks as Mahi Mahi and Wahoo have started to come into the waters off Kona, Hawaii.  We been fortunate to have had some amazing fun clients making the days out on the water a blast.

We are quickly getting into our live bait season and have had a few nice ahi show up as well.

For your chance to come out with us be sure to contact us

We look forward to spending the day with you!

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Sept 9 2019 Report

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High Noon Charters Sept 9 2019

Another great day on board High Noon Fishing Charters

We were honoured to be apart of Justin and Megans first blue marlin and deep sea fishing experience! They were visiting us all the way from Alberta Canada doing a 4 hr charter when we hooked up to a 150lb marlin! Justin did an amazing job bringing this fish to the boat! We look forward to fishing with them again!

September is still firing and we have a few spots left towards the end of the month…

With flights coming in daily and accommodation in low season now is the time to come fish with us!

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