Off The Charts! in Key West, Florida

Guided by Joe Tripp

Deep Sea Nearshore

About Your Guide

Certified Damn Good Guide
42 Years of Experience
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In 1991, Captain Joe moved to Key West from the Tampa Bay area. An accomplished pocket billiards player, he’s named his boats “The Hustler” ever since. Today, with an immaculate 32’ Whitewater center console, boasting 600hp and equipped with all the latest safety and navigation devices, he can get you the most fishing and snorkeling time for the best value. As a longtime resident, with 40 years of Florida fishing experience, he knows the hot spots, secluded lagoons and all the tourist advice you’ll need to make your Key West experience unforgettable!

Master Mate Destiny and Joe can produce amazing gyotaku paintings of your actual fish to preserve the memory of your trip indefinitely.

Off The Charts! Trips

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If your looking for a fantastic Key West fishing adventure look no further! Captain Joe has over 40 years of experience and would love to put his extensive fish knowledge to work for you. Everything on your charter is up to date and double-checked to provide you with a safe and rewarding experience that the entire family can enjoy. Fish year-round aboard our fast, beautiful Whitewater center console. We offer eco-tours and beach excursions too. Our adventures are limited to four guests, making for an intimate experience with your friends or family, and allowing us to provide an unforgettable experience at a very affordable fare. All ages, genders and all experience levels are welcome without fear of judgment. You won't have to worry about not being prepared either, Captain Joe will provide everything you need to get you started on the right foot. He'll supply the boat, fuel, insurance, rods, bait, tackle, ice, local knowledge, navigation, and safety equipment. You don’t even need a fishing license. Just bring your personal items: sunscreen, clothing for the predicted weather, polarized sunglasses, swim/snorkel gear, lunch and preferred beverages. Read More

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Key West

Key West Fishing Experience

100% (6)
32 ft 1 - 4 People From $213 / person

Recent Reviews of Off The Charts!


Verified Review Fishing

We had an amazing time with "Off the Charts" charter and Captain Joe was fantastic! He has a very easy going, friendly personality and it was easy to see he aims to please his customers. He was also extremely patient with my kids and seemed to enjoy teaching them some of his fishing techniques. While my boys have been fishing their whole lives, this was their first time trolling. They loved every minute, especially reeling in their fist Mahi Mahi! I was very satisfied and would highly recommend him for your fishing adventure. We may have just been another charter family for him, but he will live infinitely in our Key West vacation memories!

Ingrid B.


Joe was awesome! Very professional, fun and knowledgeable. Would definitely come again!


Verified Review Fishing

Great trip. Great captain. We were on the meat within the first half hour of the trip and caught our limit. He did an awesome job cleaning the fish that it was ready to be cooked when we got home. Very personable with lots of knowledge.

Dannean A.


Captain Joe took the young adults in our family out for a fishing trip that they called fantastic! Everyone caught fish and fast! He knows where and when and how! Highly recommend! Our family really enjoyed Captain Joe and the whole experience!

Ron T.


Captain Joe is a very knowledgeable fisherman and an especially personable Boat Captain. We have fished with many Captains over the years…. Capt Joe is amongst the best!! Ron & Sandy

Jennifer B.


We had a 4 hour fishing tour, Capt Joe was right on time, he was friendly and fun, had a cooler with ice and great music and most importantly, he knew where the fish were! We caught fish the entire trip and got this nice Spanish Mackrel near the end, lots of Snapper varieties as well, it was so much fun, will look him up again next time we go! And he was affordable compared to some others that are very high dollar, we really appreciated this trip.


Amberjack, Black Grouper, Blackfin Tuna, Mahi Mahi, Mangrove Snapper, Mutton Snapper, Red Grouper, Sailfish, Wahoo, Yellowtail Snapper


Artificial Lure Fishing, Bottom Fishing, Cut Bait Fishing, Deep Dropping, Heavy Tackle Fishing, Jigging, Kite Fishing, Light Tackle Fishing, Live Bait Fishing, Sight Casting, Trolling

Types of Fishing

Deep Sea, Nearshore

Start Location

5001 5th Avenue, Key West, FL 33040, United States | Bodies of water fished: Florida Keys, Cudjoe Key, Summerland Key, Key West

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