Official Eleuthera Harbour Island brings you more information on spearfishing in Harbour Island, Eleuthera and Spanish Wells. Spearfishing in Eleuthera is a real sport, it is practiced in many different ways and ” weapons” . It involves the use of what is commonly called a spear or a harpoon. The instrument that we will call a spear ejects an arrow that is aimed at the fish .
Visitors should be extremely comfortable in the water, have a good lung capacity and should be reasonably patient. Free dive spearfishing is usually practiced at depths from 10 to 50 feet.
Fish that are hunted while spearfishing: