Key West Tarpon Hunt

Starting at $650 | 4 - 8 Hours | Flats, Inshore | 4 People | Trip #1056

About Your Trip

What's better than Tarpon fishing in the Florida Keys? Doing it twice in one day! Whether you want to spend a half day or a full day hunting these "Silver Kings," the highly-rated Captain John has you covered. Hop on his 24' Yellowfin and chase the first biters in the ... Read More

About Your Boat

Boat Type
Bay Boat
Boat Manufacturer
Boat Length
Engine Manufacturer
Mercury Verado
Total Horsepower
Number of Engines
Additional Amenities
GPS, Fishfinder, Snorkeling Equipment, Live Bait Well

About Your Guide

Certified Damn Good Guide
13 Years of Experience
Profile photo of Captain Experiences guide John
Captain John of Key West Florida is your one-stop shop for all things Florida Keys fishing!

The son of a commercial fisherman, Captain John spent many days and nights exploring the many wonders that the lower keys has to offer. Raised on Sugarloaf Key, located between Key West and Big ... Read More

Start Location

5130 Overseas Highway, Key West, FL 33040, United States | Bodies of water fished: Florida Keys

Amenities and Information

Water Type

Inshore, Flats

Skill Levels

Advanced, Beginner, Intermediate


All rods, reels, and tackle are included.

Fish Cleaning

This guide will clean your catch for you.


Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.

Live Bait

Yes, Included


You will get a refund if the trip is canceled due to weather.

Boat Restroom

No, this boat does not have a bathroom on board.




Light Tackle Fishing

Packing / Extras

Everything you'll need for your trip
Hat, sunscreen, polarized sunglasses, foods, and drinks. Rods, reels, tackle 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%).
Cancellation/Refund Policy
Cancel for free up to 7 days before the trip.

Pricing & Availability

To check pricing, please select a trip date, duration, group size and start time.

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Cancel for free up to 7 days before the trip.



Verified Review Fishing

We had a fantastic trip with captain David. He was patient with 2 beginners. We caught our limit with snapper and finished the day with a 20lbs Cobia

Crystal Y.


One of the best guides we’ve had! Captain Chris was energetic, funny, knowledgeable, efficient, and overall so patient. When you’re on a boat for 4+ hours, you hope the other person is great. We had a great time, caught a ton of snapper, and I appreciated all of his funny ...Read More


Verified Review Fishing

We had an amazing time on our trip. Our first trip with another company was canceled that morning and I was able to book another trip the same day. The lady at Captain Experiences helped me find something for my family. Then we absolutely loved the fishing and Captain Zac. ...Read More


Verified Review Fishing

Had a good time only thing wrong with the trip was the wind. had to hide in the mangroves but caught some fish

Jackie K.


First of all, it was a beautiful day, so we lucked out there. We met captain Brandon at the dock. Truthfully, our first impression, was not 5 stars. It may have been early and the Captain seemed a bit short on details and not very responsive. ...Read More

Jacob S.


I came down here for my 50th birthday to do a little fishing and have a good time. My wife and I were teamed up with Captian Zac on my birthday and it couldn't have been more perfect. The weather was amazing, and Zac got us on fish near a ...Read More

Margie H.


We could not ask for a better fishing experience! Very knowledgeable and hospitable. Chris put us on the fish all day long! Thanks Captain John for such a great charter service! We had an absolute blast! Three of my friends had never been on a charter and there first one ...Read More

Katy M.


JJ was the perfect combination of helpful and fun! He is a third generation fishing guide having grown up in the Keys and after vacationing for 10 days all over the east coast with endless adventures, my boys said this experience was the highlight of our trip!!!

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!