Makana Lani Charters​​​​​​​​​
           Sportfishing Kona         

About Us
Truely powered by God & a Heavenly Gift

Makana lani in Hawaiian means "A Heavenly Gift"

We are a Christian charter business specializing in fellowship, caring for our customers, and of course doing our best to catch fish. At an affordable price!

The Captain

Makana Lani Charters is an independently owned,  operated & guided fishing charter business run by Captain Kenny Fogarty.  He strives to provide you with a unique fishing experience to refresh the Spirit & soul ( in Hawaiian it's known as Uhane.)
With over 45 years experience , 17 years of them here in Kona & 12 years as a Captain here in Kona.
Captain Kenny knows what it takes to teach the novice and challenge the veteran anglers.
We hope your time on the Makana Lani will bring thrills & excitement & a chance at a fish of a  lifetime, at an affordable rate in a world class fishery!
The experience Captain Kenny has gained from fishing in different places in the world, has provided him with knowledge & understanding what it takes to catch & deal with big fish.
All this put together , he been able to be the #1 Tagging Captain in 2011, 2012 & 2013 of the NOAA Tagging System in the South Pacific.

The Boat

A 23' blackman fishing machine customized for comfort Single Yanmar 240 diesel engine
Equipped with Shimano reels
updated Electronics
Flybridge with full covered cabin
Enclosed toilet
Will accommodate 1 to 4 people
Will share & clean your catch