Kona Cowboy Sport Fishing

Captain Shawn Slattery Kailua-Kona, HI Incorporated Licensed Insured

Hawaii is one of the world’s top deep-sea fishing destinations and it’s the geography of the Big island that makes Kona Hawaii the sportfishing capital of the Pacific. Kona Cowboy Sport Fishing and Captain Shawn Slattery will give you the Hawaiian fishing trip of your dreams!

Captain Shawn has over 35 years of fishing experience. His experience in both commercial and sport fishing show how passionate he is about what he does, and he loves to share his passion with anyone who steps on his boat. Captain Shawn offers a unique “hands-on” sportfishing experience. People who have some fishing experience will appreciate the fact that they get to be involved in the sport fishing process. Anglers of all ages and skill levels are welcome aboard!

Set out on a fishing adventure of a lifetime on the prolific waters of Hawaii with Captain Shawn at the helm! His boat is a 40’ Sport Fisherman powered by twin 350HP Cummings engines. Captain Shawn’s vessel is outfitted with a live well for fresh bait, outriggers, downriggers, and a fighting chair for reeling in monster fish! Creature comforts of home such as a bed, kitchen, and a toilet are available for your convenience. Not only will you and your guests be comfortable on Captain Shawn’s vessel, you’ll also be safe as latest electronic equipment and safety gear is also outfitted.

Whether you are seeking a relaxing day on the water or an intense big game fishing experience, Capt. Shawn is the perfect guide! He will supply top quality rods, reels, lures, and tackle on your trip Kona Cowboy Sport Fishing. The fishing license for you and all of your guests is included as well as fresh bait. Spearfishing equipment and snorkeling equipment are also available. Grab your snacks and drinks, sunscreen and hat, and get ready for an adventurous day on the Hawaiian waters with Kona Cowboy Sport Fishing!

Whether you’re looking for that trophy catch of a lifetime or some delicious fish to take home Kona Cowboy Sport Fishing has the trip to make that happen. You can expect your rod to be bending with Amberjack, Black Marlin, Sharks, Tuna, Banded Rudderfish, Blue Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Striped Marlin, Wahoo, Barracuda, Sailfish, Swordfish, and Yellowfin Tuna. After your bountiful day on the water, your catch will be cleaned and filleted for you.

Book your trip today with Kona Cowboy Sport Fishing and Captain Shawn Slattery of Kona, Hawaii for a fun and exciting day on the water!

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  Launch Location

380 Kealakehe Parkway, Kailua-Kona

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Trips start at $550

4 Trips

1-6 guests

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1977 40' Sport Fisherman

350 HP engine(s)

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Clients Keep Catch
  • No Illegal Substances



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Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 6:30am to 10:30am (4 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

Get ready to cruise the beautiful, Blue waters of Kailua-Kona, HI for the angling adventure of a lifetime! This trip will have you targeting Black Marlin, Sharks, Sailfish, Swordfish, and much more through trolling.

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Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 12:30pm to 4:30pm (4 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy


Not an early riser? We have the perfect charter to accommodate the whole family. You’ll be targeting Black Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, Amberjack, and much more. 



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Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 6:30am to 12:30pm (6 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy


What could be better than experiencing some seriously world-class big game fishing in a truly tropical paradise? You’ll be setting out on your adventure to target Blue Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Yellowfin Tuna, and plenty more. Capt. Shawn will have you trolling as soon as you leave the harbor. 

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Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 6:30am to 2:30pm (8 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

The Full Day Sportsman (Extended) Charter is 8 Hrs. of fishing! This almost guarantees you will catch more fish than anyone! We can light tackle the buoys for Tuna, Mahi Mahi, and Ono if you choose.

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Fish Species

Banded Rudderfish
Black Marlin
Blue Marlin
Lesser Amberjack
Little Tunny (False Albacore)
Mahi Mahi
Striped Marlin
Yellowfin Tuna

Additional Details

Safety Features

  • Life Jackets
  • Life Raft
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • First-Aid Equipment
  • CPR-Trained Crew
  • Flares
  • VHF Radio


  • GPS
  • Fishfinder

Boat Features

  • Cooler
  • Multimedia System
  • TV


  • Bed
  • Flybridge
  • Kitchen
  • Shower
  • Salon
  • Toilet

Boat Gear

  • Fighting Chair
  • First Mate
  • Downriggers
  • Livewell
  • Outriggers
  • Spearfishing Equipment
  • Snorkeling Equipment
  • Tuna Tubes

Fishing Techniques

  • Bottom Fishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Handline
  • Jigging
  • Light Tackle
  • Spinning
  • Trolling

Fishing Policies

  • Clients Keep Catch
  • No Illegal Substances

Price Includes

  • Catch Cleaning & Filleting
  • Fishing License
  • Fresh or Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Rods, Reels & Terminal Tackle

Fishing Location

  • Inshore
  • Nearshore
  • Offshore
  • Reef

About the Vessel


Captain Shawn Slattery

Boat Type

Sport Fisherman

Boat Length


Year Built


Engine Manufacturer


Number of Engines


Engine Horsepower

350 HP