Starting at $1100 | 6 - 8 Hours | Deep Sea | 6 People | Trip #3285
About Your Trip
If you've been looking to do more than just sunbathe in Tavernier, FL, then this trip has your name on it! Get out on the crystal-clear waters of the Florida Keys and bag some absolutely delicious fish with Captain Chris, an experienced angler, great captain, and professional chef! Catch and
... Read More cook trips available upon request .
On this trip, you'll be going after pelagic species such as Mahi, black fin tuna , king fish , and wahoo, all delicious eating fish!
You'll be fishing from Captain Chris' 26' TwinVee catamaran—a fast, comfortable, and extremely stable boat that's great for this area. She's packing twin Suzuki engines with a combined 300 horsepower, so you'll get off the dock in no time. The boat also features a 50-gallon livewell for bait, a hardtop to keep you out of the sun, and a freshwater rinse if you decide to take a swim!
Captain Chris will bring everything else you need for a blue-ribbon day, including rods, reels, bait, and tackle. All you need is sunscreen, a hat, and a pair of polarized sunglasses.
About Your Boat
Number of Engines
Livewell, hardtop, emergency heads available, bluetooth audio
About Your Guide
Certified Damn Good Guide
Captain Chris has spent nearly twenty years fishing all over South Florida, from Fort Myers to the Everglades, and has been fishing the Keys for the last ten years . He got his passion from his grandfather, Papa Jack, who brought him up fishing out of Mamaroneck Harbor in New
... Read More York. Captain Chris is also a Culinary Trained Chef (C.I.A Alumni), and spent many years working on super yachts, traveling all over the Caribbean and East Coast, cooking and fishing along the way. He loves to share his passion for the ocean and great food with his clients!
Book a trip with him to see—and taste!—everything that the Florida keys have to offer.
IslaMarina, Overseas Highway, Islamorada, FL, USA
| Bodies of water fished: Atlantic Ocean
Amenities and Information
Advanced, Beginner, Intermediate
All rods, reels, and tackle are included.
This guide will clean your catch for you.
Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.
You can play your own bluetooth music.
This trip has multiple pickup locations.
You will get a refund if the trip is canceled due to weather.
This boat is federally permitted to go deep offshore.
Bottom Fishing, Cut Bait Fishing, Deep Dropping, Drift Fishing, Heavy Tackle Fishing, Jigging, Light Tackle Fishing, Live Bait Fishing, Topwater Fishing, Trolling
Packing / Extras
Everything you'll need for your trip
Sunscreen, hat, polarized sunglasses, flip flops, boat shoes , water shoes. Rods, reels & tackle, licenses included.
Where to Buy a Fishing License
No license needed for this trip.
Things to Keep in Mind
Payment & Tipping
We use a cashless autopay system. We'll send you a boarding pass, and on the day of the trip, your guide will scan your boarding pass to automatically transfer the remaining balance. The only cash needed is to tip your guide (we recommend 20%).
Cancel for free up to 4 days before the trip.
Pricing & Availability
To check pricing, please select a trip date, duration, group size and start time.
Cancel for free up to 4 days before the trip.
We just got back prior to me writing this. Captain Chris, hands down is the best guide I have booked with. He is professional, positive, and driven. He worked incredibly hard to put us on fish, and stayed later than he would have been required. He
...Read More is very knowledgeable. I am thrilled we have two more days booked this week.
Simply outstanding. We went out in challenging weather conditions (25+ MPH wind) - Chris put in the effort to make the trip a success. Highly recommended.
Had a blast fishing with Chris. I’ve been on plenty of guided fishing trips, this trip was by far the best. He is so good with kids, and made it such a memorable experience!
Chris is absolutely amazing! He was very knowledgeable, helpful and professional. The hospitality he provided was 💯! We will definitely be back fishing with him soon!
Thank you Chris for such an awesome experience.
Chris was very professional and easy to work with. He changed plans many times in a day to accommodate everyone in our party. Thank You for a trip of a lifetime.
By far, Chris exceeded not only my expectations, but my families expectations as well. He made sure that our day was full of fun, excitement and awesome memories. Definitely worth every penny! Thank you you so much for making this Father’s Day out a success!
Chris did such a good job of making sure we had the best charter ever! Very very personable!!! He takes you to the best spots, makes sure you catch some great fish, and cooks a awesome meal for you. It’s a full service experience. Chris cleans your fish
...Read More and makes sure you walk away happy with the day!! The sandbar and snorkeling were also top notch. His helper Mike was also great! Such a must for a Florida key’s vacation! Will do it again for sure!
My wife and I had an awesome time with Capt. Chris and First-mate Mike. The boat and tackle are super nice and well maintained. They had plenty of food and drinks for us. As crazy as this sounds we saw a 47’ sperm whale carcass being eaten by three 12-14’
...Read More tiger sharks, it was unbelievable. We had an absolute blast. It was a tough day on the water but we still managed to catch a few. #nevergiveup #onemorepass #onemorecast
Captain Chris is extremely knowledgeable with all of the 3 activities on our charter.
Fishing, snorkeling and sandbar fun! He grilled us an amazing lunch while we relaxed in his rafts. A++
Chris was wonderful, perfect day of snorkeling, exploring, relaxing and fishing!! Would recommend a million times over!
Had the most amazing day with Chris and Mari! First time fishing and Chris made sure we caught all kinds of fish! Wrapped it up at the beautiful sandbar and couldn’t have asked for anything more. Already planning a return trip with the kids!!
First Time Booking with Us?
Captain Experiences is the home of over 1000 Damn Good fishing and hunting guides. Our mission is to unlock the outdoors for everyone, and we want to help you get out there through our no-hassle online booking experience and our team of outdoors experts.
We vet our guides to make sure they are the best of the best. We want guides who not only put you on 'em, but show you a great time, keep you safe, and give you a memorable experience with your group.
Once you've paid your deposit at checkout, we'll send you a boarding pass. Just show your guide your boarding pass on the day of the trip, they'll scan it, the remaining balance will transfer automatically, and you'll be all set to get out there. Just make sure you bring a cash tip for the guide!
In the case of inclement weather, our guides will make the call and we'll work with you to reschedule your trip or issue a full refund. Your safety is our top concern.
Once you book the trip, we will connect you directly with the guide to go over any additional details. In the meantime, our location specialists are always available to answer your questions via email, text, chat, or call!