Key West On Light Tackle & Flies

Starting at $600 total | 4 - 8 Hours | Flats, Inshore | 1 - 2 People | Trip #2255

About Your Trip

There is something about a flats boat in the keys that just feels right. Being poled around the endless maze of gin clear flats and mangrove riddled backcountry, stalking up on unsuspecting Bonefish, Permit, and Redfish, hooking into monster Tarpon in the summertime are what Florida Key's inshore fishing is all about!

So head out to explore the beautiful tropical waters the Florida Keys are known for with Captain Jamie down in Key West to ... Read More

About Your Guide

12 Years of Experience
Captain Jamie grew up working as a mate on head boats and charters boats in the Northeast. Captain Jamie moved to the Florida Keys in his early twenties to pursue a career as a guide. He spent a couple years running light tackle and offshore boats out of Key West, before accepting a job on St. John in the Virgin Islands. He guided there for 2 years, targeting Marlin, Tuna, Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, and other species. Captain Jamie moved back to the Keys to establish ... Read More

Start Location

Garrison Bight Marina, Eisenhower Drive, Key West, FL, USA | Bodies of water fished: Florida Keys

About Your Boat

Boat Type
Boat Manufacturer
Maverick HPX
Year Built
Boat Length
Engine Manufacturer
Total Horsepower
Number of Engines
Additional Amenities
Casting platform, poling platform

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


This trip has multiple pickup locations.


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.


Bonefish, Jack Crevalle, Permit, Speckled Trout, Tarpon, Tripletail, Yellowtail Snapper


Artificial Lure Fishing, Fly Fishing, Light Tackle Fishing, Live Bait Fishing

Packing / Extras

Everything you'll need for your trip
Polarized Sunglasses, Snacks and Drinks, Rain Jacket. Rods, Reels, Tackle, Bait 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
The deposit for this trip is non-refundable (but if the weather is too bad to go out, you will still receive a refund).

Pricing & Availability

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

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Have questions? Call us at 833-227-8246


Chris J..


Captain Jamie wad awesome! Even though this time of year is one of the worst for tarpon, we hooked 5 and landed 3. We also chased barracuda and landed one as well. Jamie is just a good dude to hang out with and fish for the day…he will with ...Read More

James L.


Had a great time fishing for bonefish, bonnet head sharks, and lemon sharks. The boat and fishing locations were beautiful. Guide needs to get a fishing landing net. Will go back out with Captain Jamie again next year. Thanks!

Scott E.


Good trip, focused on 3 different prey, large fish(tarpon, sharks), bone fish, and skip jacks, sea trout, etc., next time will stick with large fish exclusively

Philip W.


Jamie was very professional and helpful. Few fish found compared to preception put out by most folks. He was very knowledgeable of the other wildlife we encountered and able it add local history of area to go along with that. His boat, equipment and tackle pristine and ...Read More


Verified Review Fishing

It was more than I expected and seamless. I would highly recommend Captain Experiences.

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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.
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