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Some Of The Most Common Fish You’ll See In Maui Waters

By | May 16th, 2018|Maui Hawaii, Maui Snorkeling, Molokini Crater|

Guest Author: Susan Baker Aside from the Dolphins and turtles that you will frequently see on tours, you will be able to see a few special marine types in their vibrant ecosystems while snorkeling in Maui. Most of these specific fish species you'll be able to see frequently but others you will only see on [...]

Fish of the Month: Humuhumunukunukuapua’a

By | December 12th, 2017|Maui Hawaii, Maui Scuba & Snuba, Maui Snorkeling, Molokini Crater|

Much of the Hawaiian language is so beautiful it stops newcomers in their tracks. Mahalo, kokua, pono, keiki, kuleana—and who would ever be able to forget the oh-so-ubiquitous, meaningful-on-multiple-levels aloha? But hear the name of Hawaii’s state fish—humuhumunukunukuapua’a—and chances are you’ll be stopped in your tracks in an entirely different manner. Designated Hawaii’s state fish [...]

Scuba Diving at St. Anthony’s Wreck

By | September 27th, 2017|Maui Hawaii, Maui Scuba & Snuba|

Ever dream of scuba diving a sunken ship in tropical waters?  Our friend Trevor Boyce, from the Mill House Restaurant, went last week and got some great footage and photos from his dive at the St. Anthony's Wreck. The St. Anthony was sunk in 1997.  This single-hulled ship is 65 feet long and is used [...]

Debra Lumpkins and the Japanese tradition of Gyotaku

By | April 5th, 2017|Maui Snorkeling|

Debra Lumpkins turns her snorkels into art through the Japanese tradition of Gyotaku Gyotaku is the traditional art of fish printing. The origins of Gyotaku can be traced back to the mid-1800’s where Japanese fisherman would use it to record the size and species of their catches. Over the years the practice of fish printing [...]