Key West Drag Ripping

Starting at $1800 | 6 - 8 Hours | Deep Sea, Nearshore | 6 People

About Your Trip

Get offshore with Captain Rob, a dedicated and experienced captain who hails from a line of professional anglers. With more than thirty years of experience fishing here in the Keys, he knows every bit of this fishery and will make sure to put you on a trophy, fill your coolers, show you a great time on the water, or all of the above!

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About Your Boat

Boat Type
Center Console
Boat Manufacturer
Boat Length
Engine Manufacturer
Total Horsepower
Number of Engines

About Your Guide

Capt. Rob has over 30 years of fishing and boating experience. His father Ralph was a champion tournament angler, and he passed his passion and experience down to Rob. Captain Rob holds an IGFA World Record for a 38lbs, 12oz King Mackerel on 4lbs. test line! The angler's name was Jerry Mathews. If you're looking for an awesome charter fishing experience in Key West, book a trip with Rob and see what it's all about!

Start Location

6000 Peninsular Avenue, Key West, Florida 33040, United States

Amenities and Information

Water Type

Deep Sea, Nearshore

Skill Levels

Advanced, 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.

Boat Restroom


Live Bait

Yes, Included


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


No meal provided.


Gag Grouper, Goliath Grouper, Lane Snapper, Mahi Mahi, Mutton Snapper, Sailfish, Wahoo, Yellowtail Snapper


Artificial Lure Fishing, Bottom Fishing, Cut Bait Fishing, Heavy Tackle Fishing, Jigging, Light Tackle Fishing, Live Bait Fishing, Trolling

Gear & Packing

All rods, reels, and tackle are included.
At an Additional Rate
No added costs.
Recommended Packing
Nothing required, we always recommend sunglasses, sunscreen, water, and weather-appropriate clothing.
Required Items
Nothing additional needed.

Things To Keep In Mind

Payment & Tipping
After paying the deposit, a QR Code will be emailed to you. On the day of the trip, your guide will scan your QR code to automatically transfer the remaining balance. The only cash needed is for a customary tip (we recommend 20%).
Cancellation/Refund Policy
The deposit for this trip is non-refundable.

Where to Buy a Fishing License

No license needed for this trip.

Pricing & Availability

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

100% Weather Protection

Receive a full refund in the event of inclement weather.


Michael G.


March 16, 2021

Consumate professional. Works hard to find the fish everyday. Wealth of knowledge to learn from

Charlie M.


April 14, 2020

What a small world, I show up in Key West with friends and meet these two fishing guides. I mention my father used to fly down here and fish with a local guide named Ralph Delph. Not so smart I ask the two gentlemen if they knew Ralph and they ...Read More

Collins F.


September 18, 2019

Rob is a great fisherman and a chill captain. He always puts you in fish and fishing with him is always a very pleasant experience. Apple doesn’t fall too far from the tree.

Mike E.


July 24, 2019

Rob has the knowledge and experience that many others lack. He is truly a great fisherman and person as well.

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 QR code (like a mobile boarding pass). Just show your guide your QR code 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!