Silky Sportfishing

Join Silky Sportfishing – a family-friendly charter fishing service that runs top-notch fishing trips off the Kona coast. Captain John Bagwell is an experienced angler who will make sure your trip is as productive as possible.

The Silky is a 45’ Viking that provides luxury air-conditioned accommodations and tournament ready tackle. With two staterooms and two bathrooms, the boat gives you the chance to enjoy top of the range fishing in a very comfortable setting.

A complete range of high-quality fishing equipment is supplied on board, with Penn International reels from 30 lb class all the way up to 130. The boat also features a fighting chair for those exciting big game battles, when you need to respond to a real challenge.

Capt. John offers a variety of trips you can choose from, while also giving you the opportunity to customize your trip to your specific requirements. As the crew is permitted for Kealakekua Bay special use, they offer fishing and snorkel trips and allow you to combine both of these exciting opportunities on one trip.

Target Marlin, Mahi Mahi, and Yellowfin Tuna with a crew that has over 20 years of experience and aboard a tournament-ready boat. What more could you ask for from a Hawaii charter fishing trip?

Book a trip with Silky Sportfishing and have the time of your life fishing under the Hawaiian sun!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Viaje Privado
    Full Day Trip
    ¡solicitado! Reservado hace: 6 días
    Cancelación GRATIS 1 día de aviso
    8 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 7:00 AM
    $1,152
    This is the ideal trip if you want to experience serious sportfishing, with potential target species including Marlin, Mahi Mahi, and Yellowfin Tuna. You can also enjoy snorkeling if you want to check out the underwater world up close.
  • Viaje Privado
    3/4 Day Trip
    ¡solicitado! Reservado hace: 2 días
    Cancelación GRATIS 1 día de aviso
    6 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 7:00 AM
    $890
    This is a 6-hour trip which can include snorkeling at Kealakekua Bay if desired. Go on this water adventure, combining fishing with snorkeling and explore these pristine waters like never before.
  • Viaje Privado
    Half Day Trip
    Cancelación GRATIS 1 día de aviso
    4 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 7:00 AM
    $680
    These trips give you the chance to sample big game fishing from Kailua-Kona, and while you will not have as much time to hook a Marlin as you would on full day trips, you will be able to troll for exciting big game species such as Mahi Mahi and Tuna.
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Sobre el Captain

John Bagwell
Kailua-Kona, Hawai, Estados Unidos
Reportes de Pesca
44 Opiniones de los clientes
Tiempo de respuesta 2 horas
Miembro desde Agosto 2016
Captain John Bagwell has been fishing for big game since 1970. Having started his career in Daytona Beach, Florida, in the early 1970s, he has since then traveled extensively around the famous fisheries of the East Coast, the Bahamas, Mexico’s Yucatan Penninsula, and now Hawaii. With a career that began with fishing in North Carolina with sportifshing legends such as Buddy Cannady, Sam Stokes, Omu Tillett, Buddy Davis, and Sonny Briggs, he continues to provide top of the range sportfishing adventures forty years on. John has been living in Kona since 1998 and enjoys the unparalleled year round Blue Marlin and Tuna fishery that the area provides.

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Especies de Interés

Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Marlin (Blue) Marlin (Blue)
Tuna (Yellowfin) Tuna (Yellowfin)

Especificaciones del barco

Viking (Offshore sport fishing) construido en 1988. Impulsado por 2 485HP J&T Detroit Diesel motores, con una velocidad máxima de crucero de 25 nudos.

Longitud
45 ft
Capacidad
6 personas

Tipos de Pesca

Pesca Cerca de la Costa
Pesca en Alta Mar

Técnicas de Pesca

Equipo Ligero
Equipo Pesado
Pesca de Fondo/ Bottom Fishing
Troleo
Jigging
Drift Fishing
Pesca de Mar Profundo

Servicios

Baño
Aire Acondicionado
Silla de combate
GPS
Localizador de peces
Cama
Flybridge
Equipo de snorkel
Vivero para la carnada
Cocina
Refrigerador
Outriggers
Nevera para la pesca
Baño
Aire Acondicionado
Silla de combate
GPS
Localizador de peces
Cama

El Viaje Incluye

Cañas, carretes y equipo
Carnada Viva
Señuelos
Limpieza y Fileteado
Snacks
Bebidas
Marinero

Política de Cancelación

Cancelación gratis hasta 1 día antes del viaje

Los clientes pueden cancelar o modificar su reserva hasta 1 día antes de la fecha del viaje sin cargo. Si el viaje se cancela o modifica después, o en caso de no presentarse, se cobrará el 100% del depósito.

Políticas

Traslado no incluído
El traslado desde / hacia el lugar de salida no está incluido en las tarifas del viaje.
Se permiten niños
Te quedas con la pesca
Se permite captura y liberación

Pago

Reserva con 20% depósito
Cuando el capitán confirme tu viaje, FishingBooker cargará a su tarjeta de crédito un depósito del 20% para garantizar la reserva.
Pagar el balance restante al capitán
El saldo restante se pagará directamente al operador del charter en la fecha del viaje o antes en uno de los siguientes métodos de pago:
Efectivo
Visa
Mastercard
American Express

Kailua-Kona Calendario de Pesca

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Opiniones de los clientes

Calificación general
Fotos de clientes (98)
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Experiencia
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3\/4 day trip
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+95
Calificación del pescador
40
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Opinión de los pescadores
Buena experiencia
100%
Capitán amigable
100%
Recomienda este charter
100%
Apto para niños
95%
Satisfecho con el barco
100%
Atrapé lo que quería
67%
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Bill J.
Tooele, UT
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Full day trip fishing.

VERIFICADO   NUEVO  Full Day Trip on Abril 22, 2021
What a great day! John and Steve were amazing! We had 6 of us who wanted to go fishing so being able to get all of us on the...
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Rob P.
Alexandria, VA
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Spring Break ‘21

VERIFICADO   3/4 Day Trip on Abril 6, 2021
After a year postponement due to “you know what”; we finally made it to the Big Island and our long awaited fishing day...
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Darron N.
Santa Ana, California
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Best Crew on Island,

VERIFICADO   Full Day Trip on Marzo 17, 2021
Steve and John are the best, we have been fishing every year for the last 3 years during our annual trip to the big island...
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Hank A.
Bellingham, WA
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3/4 day trip

VERIFICADO   NUEVO  3/4 Day Trip on Mayo 4, 2021
Wonderful Day on the water, Lance and John really know their stuff.  Great stories and ton of knowledge of the area and fishing. ...
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Andrew A.
St. Louis, MO
Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent  5.00
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Best day on saltwater in my life!!!!!!

VERIFICADO   Full Day Trip on Abril 8, 2021
First time in Hawai’i and Kona.  Was hoping to catch a fish.  Ended up with 2 freakin marlin, ahi tuna, mahi-mahi and spearfish. ...
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FAQs about Silky Sportfishing

Silky Sportfishing offers the following trips to customers:
  • $680 per group - Half Day Trip (4 hours)
  • $890 per group - 3/4 Day Trip (6 hours)
  • $1,152 per group - Full Day Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Silky Sportfishing, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Baño (Two bathrooms)
  • Aire Acondicionado
  • Silla de combate (Murray Bros)
  • GPS (Furuno)
  • Localizador de peces (Furuno)
  • Cama
  • Flybridge
  • Equipo de snorkel
  • Vivero para la carnada
  • Cocina
  • Refrigerador
  • Outriggers (Rupp)
  • Nevera para la pesca

Trips booked with Silky Sportfishing include:
  • Cañas, carretes y equipo (Penn International reels, custom rods)
  • Carnada Viva
  • Señuelos
  • Limpieza y Fileteado
  • Snacks
  • Bebidas
  • Marinero

Silky Sportfishing offers the following types of fishing:
  • Pesca Cerca de la Costa
  • Pesca en Alta Mar

Silky Sportfishing offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Equipo Ligero
  • Equipo Pesado
  • Pesca de Fondo/ Bottom Fishing
  • Troleo
  • Jigging
  • Drift Fishing
  • Pesca de Mar Profundo

Top targeted fish species with Silky Sportfishing include:
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Marlin (Blue)
  • Tuna (Yellowfin)