Day 12:  little ahi (yellow fin tuna) and a mahimahi.

Makahiki 2014, Days 9-12, Back from the High Desert.

After the capsize of day 8, I made sure to rinse and clean everything extra well in order to minimize the damage that salt water is so viciously capable of.  Unfortunately, I was called away from fishing quite suddenly with a last minute trip to Utah to help my wife’s parents deal with some health issues.…

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Makahiki 2014; Day 6

I woke up and immediately started second-guessing myself as I scanned a forecast that made no sense whatsoever. Small craft warnings, except Hilo- WTF? Only thing to do was go and check it out. Once I saw it- I had even more doubts. The launch channel was breaking and though the wind was light, the…