808.960.6064
808.960.6064

Testimonials

"Best fishing trip ever, best crew ever, first blue marlin. :) lots of fun see you next year."
Eric Sedillo - Houston, TX
"Enjoyed the fishing had a great time. Beautiful boat, great service, great fishing! What a morning."
Bruce Blumenthal - Los Angeles, CA
"Best time ever. Thank you for all the tuna action.!!!"
Heather Hutton - Orange County, CA
"Mahalo Captain Dave for the mahi mahi mania. What a wonderful day!"
Mike & Tanya Sobaski - Baroda, MI
"Thank you Captain Dave, had a great day. Very exciting to get up and close with a shark."
Mahalo Mike & Maureen Klepfer - Stevenson Ranch, CA
"Capt. Dave this was my second outdoor adventure with you chasing the 'Big Blue Marlin'. We had a blast you and your crew are absolutely the best. Cant wait to do it again."
Terry Newsome - Houston, TX
"Caught a blue marlin on "Kona Blue" great team, fantastic skipper. WOW!"
Ray Crichton NSW, Australia
"Best boat trip ever!! Mad fish."
Ryan Ryusaki - Los Alimitos, CA
"Best day fishing in Kona, thanks for the blue marlin."
Kevin Allen - Phoenix, AZ
"Two blue marlin , and the first for both of us! Who could ask for more."
Aloha Leslie & Harvey Moore - San Francisco, CA
"Caught a blue marlin. Great video shot of it jumping. Thanks for a great time."
Rich Gambin - Toronto, Canada
"Thanks for a great day out on the water & helping us get off to a great start in the HIBT tournament. Two blue marlin for Bea. Cheers and tight lines."
Team Norby Capt. Tony Orton, Josh, and Bea Bay of Islands, New Zealand
"Thank you for a great day fishing. Thanks for all the fish we caught. Hope to return soon."
Frank Watska - Vancouver, British Colombia
"To the crew of the "Kona Blue", thanks for a great day on the water. Five strikes no takers, plenty of action, great boat, great crew, and great time.Fantastic way to finish the HIBT tournament."
Sue & Trevor Woolsten - Paihia, New Zealand
"Thank you Dave for a brilliant day. We where thrilled to catch a pacific blue marlin:) You made our trip memorable for sure. Tag n released estimated 350lb blue marlin."
Heather Wurz - Calgary,AB, Canada
"What an awesome time Dave! We got it all, big fish little fish, the kids & adults had a fantastic day!"
Thanks Again the Lessman's and Boutelle's - Orange County, CA

Big Game Sport Fishing

Big game sport fishing isn't just for the pros; this unique experience can be customized for families, friends or an executive gathering. Grab your hat and a lunch and we will take care of the rest.

Our Boat - The Kona Blue

The Kona Blue is a completely refitted 1971, 53 foot Hatteras yacht. Outfitted with HD 800 Side Scanning Sonar, Mitsubishi Gyro-Stabilzer, and many other state of the art components.

Customer Gallery

These are some images of our customers enjoying their time aboard the Kona Blue. Book your charter today, and become part of the Kona Blue family!

Testimonials

"Best fishing trip ever, best crew ever, first blue marlin. :) lots of fun see you next year."
Eric Sedillo - Houston, TX
"Enjoyed the fishing had a great time. Beautiful boat, great service, great fishing! What a morning."
Bruce Blumenthal - Los Angeles, CA
"Best time ever. Thank you for all the tuna action.!!!"
Heather Hutton - Orange County, CA
"Mahalo Captain Dave for the mahi mahi mania. What a wonderful day!"
Mike & Tanya Sobaski - Baroda, MI
"Thank you Captain Dave, had a great day. Very exciting to get up and close with a shark."
Mahalo Mike & Maureen Klepfer - Stevenson Ranch, CA
"Capt. Dave this was my second outdoor adventure with you chasing the 'Big Blue Marlin'. We had a blast you and your crew are absolutely the best. Cant wait to do it again."
Terry Newsome - Houston, TX
"Caught a blue marlin on "Kona Blue" great team, fantastic skipper. WOW!"
Ray Crichton NSW, Australia
"Best boat trip ever!! Mad fish."
Ryan Ryusaki - Los Alimitos, CA
"Best day fishing in Kona, thanks for the blue marlin."
Kevin Allen - Phoenix, AZ
"Two blue marlin , and the first for both of us! Who could ask for more."
Aloha Leslie & Harvey Moore - San Francisco, CA
"Caught a blue marlin. Great video shot of it jumping. Thanks for a great time."
Rich Gambin - Toronto, Canada
"Thanks for a great day out on the water & helping us get off to a great start in the HIBT tournament. Two blue marlin for Bea. Cheers and tight lines."
Team Norby Capt. Tony Orton, Josh, and Bea Bay of Islands, New Zealand
"Thank you for a great day fishing. Thanks for all the fish we caught. Hope to return soon."
Frank Watska - Vancouver, British Colombia
"To the crew of the "Kona Blue", thanks for a great day on the water. Five strikes no takers, plenty of action, great boat, great crew, and great time.Fantastic way to finish the HIBT tournament."
Sue & Trevor Woolsten - Paihia, New Zealand
"Thank you Dave for a brilliant day. We where thrilled to catch a pacific blue marlin:) You made our trip memorable for sure. Tag n released estimated 350lb blue marlin."
Heather Wurz - Calgary,AB, Canada
"What an awesome time Dave! We got it all, big fish little fish, the kids & adults had a fantastic day!"
Thanks Again the Lessman's and Boutelle's - Orange County, CA

Custom Charters To Fit Your Hawaiian Holiday

Captain David Crawford will customize your Kona fishing trip to fit within your vacation schedule. Whether you’re interested in fishing a Billfish Tournament or just spending a few hours on the water catching some dinner for the grill, Dave will work with you to make your Kona fishing trip the best big game fishing experience possible. The Kona Blue holds up to 6 passengers.

The Kona Blue is a completely refitted 1971, 53 foot Hatteras yacht

Captain Dave (David Crawford)

With over 18 years of professional deep sea fishing experience, most of it from right in Hawaii. His passion for fishing has led him to fish 17 different Hawaiian Islands, as well as Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, Southern California, and Costa Rica. He was born into a charter fishing family in Hawaii and caught his first Blue Marlin at the age of 10.

  • CONTACT
  • Captain Dave Crawford
  • Honokohau Harbor - Slip # 40
  • Kailua - Kona, Hawaii
  • Phone: 808.960.6064
  • Email: dboyinkona@yahoo.com
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