Captain
Rick Johnson

Member since December 2020 Honolulu, United States
Background
Oahu Pelagic Sportfishing has been operating and guiding in Hawai’i for over two decades. We welcome you to share in the experiences found only here our beautiful blue pacific waters. We hope to share the spirit of these islands as well as a taste of the bounty hidden beneath her sun-soaked surface. Our Ohana “family” graciously invites you to join us for a personalized fishing experience along Oahu’s famous south shore. Enjoy the picturesque Waikiki skyline as we hunt for the fish, or fish-story, that will leave memories to last you a lifetime. Let’s go Holoholo!

Hey, I'm Captain Rick Johnson

Honolulu, United States
Background
Oahu Pelagic Sportfishing has been operating and guiding in Hawai’i for over two decades. We welcome you to share in the experiences found only here our beautiful blue pacific waters. We hope to share the spirit of these islands as well as a taste of the bounty hidden beneath her sun-soaked surface. Our Ohana “family” graciously invites you to join us for a personalized fishing experience along Oahu’s famous south shore. Enjoy the picturesque Waikiki skyline as we hunt for the fish, or fish-story, that will leave memories to last you a lifetime. Let’s go Holoholo!
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My Charter Listing

Excellent
4.8 / 5
(370 reviews)
Angler's choice
Honolulu
 3 bookings in the past week.
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Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.8 / 5
out of 5 stars from 370 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (276)
Humpback whale under the boa
Fishing with Rick
January fishing trip
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
90%
Friendly captain
99%
Recommend this charter
93%
Appropriate for children
95%
Satisfied with the boat
97%
Catch intended fish
71%
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David H.
Raleigh, NC
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Great trip!

VERIFIED   NEW  2 Hour Trip (2:30PM) on January 2, 2023
My son and I went on 2 hour trip. Mike who works with Captain Rick was our captain. He was very nice and skilled. We caught...
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Larry J.
Issaquah, WA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Great experience!

VERIFIED   2 Hour Trip (4PM) on April 27, 2022
These two guys made a so-so fishing trip into a 5-star experience. I’ve done a lot of inland fishing in my life, but...
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Cooper N.
United States
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Came for the fishing, stayed for the whale!

VERIFIED   NEW  2 Hour Trip (9:30AM) on January 30, 2023
Rick and his 2nd mate were phenomenal with our ohana. The kids were hesitant at first, but they soon got out of their shell...
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Joshua C.
Gettysburg, SD
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

2hr trip with Captain Rick Johnson

VERIFIED   2 Hour Trip (6:15AM) on May 31, 2022
We booked the two hour trip 6:15-8:15 AM. Rick put us right on the fish. We both had bites pretty much as soon as we dropped...
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Trinity K.
NEWCOMB HALL, VA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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2 Hour Fishing Trip with Captain Rick

VERIFIED   NEW  2 Hour Trip (9:30AM) on January 9, 2023
We had an absolute blast during our trip with Captain Rick and Hannah! It was the perfect experience on the water. Great crew...
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