4 hrs
Duration
10+
Minimum Age
Kauai
Island
Lihue
City

Shared Sport Fishing Charter on 45ft Vessel ‘Grander’ – Kauai

Choose between a four, six, or eight hours shared fishing charter!

Strap in and hold on! The Grander offers the state-of-the-art fighting chair perfect to handle the largest of Trophy Fish. Take a front-row seat as that Giant Marlin dances or a Yellow Fin Tuna starts peeling the line clear off of your reel! You will be able to feel the strength of all our local Pelagic Species, and create a memory that you will never forget!

Apex Charters and our 45ft vessel GRANDER is one of the largest fishing charter boats on Kauai.  With over 25 years of experience fishing these beautiful waters of Kauai, our Captains and Crew will provide you with memories of thrilling big game fishing and panoramic vistas of sea life and Kaua’i’s beautiful garden isle.

Within minutes of leaving the slip, you’ll be fishing some of the most productive big game waters on earth.

Depending on the season, you can expect to catch Pacific Blue or Striped Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Ahi, Ono, and even an occasional Sailfish. With custom rods and top of the line reels,  proven lures will be positioned to entice even the most elusive trophy fish.

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Nawiliwili Small Boat Harbor, 2494 Niumalu Rd. Lihue, 96766
DEPARTURE TIME Please arrive at least 15 minutes before your scheduled departure time for a safety briefing. 5:45 am for morning departures, and 10:45 for afternoon departures.
WHAT TO BRING
  • Photo ID
  • Suitable shoes or sandals for gripping and or getting wet
  • Rain jacket
  • Water bottle
  • Sunscreen
  • Snacks, lunch, and beverages
WHATS INCLUDED
  • Water
  • Fishing equipment
  • Safety gear
  • Instructional review from one of our guides
CANCELLATION POLICY
Customers will receive a full refund or credit with 24 hours notice of cancellation. Customers will also receive a full refund or credit in case of operator cancellation due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances. Contact us by phone to cancel or inquire about a cancellation. No-shows will be charged the full price.
Shared Sport Fishing Charter on 45ft Vessel ‘Grander’ – Kauai
Person – 4 Hour Charter
$175
Person – 6 Hour Charter $250

This adventure is operated by Apex Fishing Charters

What kind of Fish will we be catching?
Depending on the season you can expect to catch one of the many varieties of Tuna, Mahi-Mahi, Ono (Wahoo), Blue Marlin, Striped Marlin, and the occasional Spearfish (Hebi) or Sailfish. We also provide bottom fishing gear where you can expect to catch Snapper, Trevally, Baracuda, or even a Shark!​

What is provided?
We provide you with the top of line Fishing Gear, Lures, and Safety equipment. We also have coolers with Water and Soda.

​What should I bring?
Please bring any snacks and lunches that you would like. You are also welcome to bring beer on board.

​What is your catch policy?
Our most important priority is that you have an amazing experience, and we will always send you home with fish!

While most charter boats have limits to weights of fish, and will not share anything over 25lbs, not here, with Apex Charters you will always get fish. We will send you home with enough fish for you and your family to enjoy while you are on your trip to Kauai. On Shared Charters, everyone will take home fish whether you were the one that caught or not. Our most important rule is that everyone always leaves happy!

​What time should I arrive?
Please arrive at least 15 minutes before your scheduled departure time for a safety briefing. 5:45 am for morning departures, and 10:45 for afternoon departures.

​What is your Cancellation Policy?
Credit Cards are required to reserve your Charters. If you give us 48 hours or more notice, you will be fully refunded. Within 48 hours there with be a 50% charge, and if you cancel within 12 hours of your charter, or no-show the morning of, you will be fully charged. If Charter is canceled due to weather, then you will be fully refunded.

​How many passengers can you take?
For Private Charters on the GRANDER anywhere from 1 person to a maximum of 6 people. For Shared Charters to go out, a minimum of 4 people and a maximum of 6 people.

For Private Charters on the PUEO KAI anywhere from 1 person to a maximum of 4 people. For Shared Charters to go out, a minimum of 3 people and a maximum of 4 people.

​What kind of boat do you have?
We have a beautiful 45ft Bertram Sport Fisher named “Grander”. Our vessel is equipped with a 14-foot flybridge, perfect for spotting wildlife, an indoor salon with couches, a bathroom downstairs, and a state-of-the-art Fighting Chair.

We also have a beautiful 27ft Radon, equipped with top of the line gear, comfortable deck seating, and an indoor cabin.

​Do you have a bathroom?
Yes, we do have a bathroom on board our vessel, and there are also restrooms at the harbor where we launch.

​When should I make my reservation?
We recommend making your reservations as soon as you can. Our Charters book up quickly and it’s best to secure your trip. Especially since we have a flexible cancellation policy.

​What’s the minimum age?
Our waters off of Kauai can be a little bumpy year-round. We recommend ages 10+ for our charters. If you have kids younger please call and we can discuss conditions for the day of your trip.

​Where are you guys located?
Our Boat the GRANDER is located in Kauai’s biggest, most centralized Harbor on island, called Nawiliwili Harbor. We are only less than 5 minutes from Lihue Airport. Our address is Nawiliwili Small Boat Harbor, 2494 Niumalu Rd. Lihue, 96766. We are located in slip 302, which is the first row of vessels and the second slip in on the left. ​

Our Boat the PUEO KAI, is located on the southwest side of Kauai in Port Allen. Our address is Port Allen Harbor, 4353 Waialo Road, ‘Ele’Ele, HI 96705. All Napali and Nihihau Island trips leave from this port.