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Everglades Inshore Trip

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24 ft 1 - 6 People From $650
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Inshore Tarpon Trip

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18 ft 1 - 2 People From $650
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Big Time Shark Trip

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24 ft 1 - 6 People From $900
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Back Country Bonanza

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17 ft 1 - 2 People From $600
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Monster Hunt: Shark & Tarpon

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22 ft 1 - 4 People From $650
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Bay Fishing - 22' Pathfinder

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22 ft 1 - 4 People From $900

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Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
trip description for Offshore Shark Trips in Key Largo

Head out with Captain Dustin for an exciting evening going after Sharks! The nearshore to offshore waters around Key Largo are some of the best spots around to catch some big sharks that Florida is known for. On this 3-hour trip, Captain Dustin will take you to the inshore flats and nearshore waters of Key Largo where you can expect to target the hard-fighting Sharks including Blacktip, Lemon, Bull Sharks, and more. You'll be drift fishing with heavy tackle, using a selection of cut bait and chum. Let Captain Dustin know what you want to target and he'll get your rod set up with what the fish are biting! You'll be fishing aboard a luxurious 38’ Outer Banks sportfisher with a capacity for 6 people. Powered by twin 500 HP Cummins engines, she'll get you where the fish are biting in a hurry! This do-it-all vessel comes with all the necessities including GPS, Fishfinder, a Live Bait Well, Outriggers, a Flybridge, and an Ice Box to store your catches. It also boasts comfortable amenities such as Air Conditioning, a Multimedia System, a bathroom and even a bed. Everything will be provided by the crew from rods, reels, and licenses, to cooler space, ice, and waters, so all you need to bring are your favorite snacks and drinks, weather appropriate gear, and a camera to document your catch! Captain Dustin and Crew will take care of everything else if you'd like. Whether you'd like to sit back and wait for the reel to start screaming, or if you want a rod in your hand the whole time, Captain Dustin is there to make sure you catch a pile of fish whatever way suits you best! Read More

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Offshore Shark Trips

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38 ft 1 - 6 People From $1,170
Fishing in Islamorada
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trip description for Tarpon On the Fly in Islamorada

On this awesome trip, you'll go aboard Captain Robert's 18' Hells Bay skiff to chase down Tarpon, the premier Florida inshore sportfish and heavyweight king! These fish are big, beautiful, and known worldwide for their ferocious fighting abilities and acrobatic leaps! Commonly known as "Silver Kings", these fish are the top predators in their inshore habitat, and hooking one is the experience of a lifetime. On this trip, you'll be fishing the shallow water for migrating Tarpon. You'll be spotting Tarpon "rolling" on the surface, or trying to look for their shadows in the water, so you can cast your fly directly in front of them! When a Tarpon sees that fly and breaks off from the pack to chase it down, you'll be able to feel the adrenaline pumping! Once you get a bite, you'll be in for the fight of your life! Fighting Tarpon is a balancing act between bringing the fish in hard, and not getting snapped off. Captain Robert will offer his expertise to help you finish the fight as quickly as possible. Captain Robert's skiff is a fishing machine that's designed for action! With a full suite of fishing equipment and tech, you'll be in a perfect spot for a successful trip, whether you're looking for big numbers, big trophies, or both! Whether you're an experienced angler or a first-time fisherman, this charter fishing trip with Captain Robert is an adventure you won't soon forget. With breathtaking scenery, top-notch fishing, and a skilled captain to guide you every step of the way, you're in for an unforgettable day on the water. Book your trip now and get ready to make some epic memories on the high seas in Islamorada, FL! Read More

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Tarpon On The Fly

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18 ft 1 - 2 People From $550
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Fishing in Islamorada
Fishing in Islamorada
Fishing in Islamorada
trip description for Shark Fishing Islamorada in Islamorada

All skill levels are welcome on these near shore fishing adventures. Whether you're a seasoned angler or a beginner, Captain Pete will ensure a memorable and enjoyable fishing trip tailored to your skill level and preferences. Learn from his expertise and discover the thrill of reeling in prized catches in the pristine waters of the Florida Keys. Prepare yourself for a day filled with excitement, breathtaking scenery, and the joy of being surrounded by abundant marine life. Experience the beauty and serenity of Islamorada's near shore fishing, and create lasting memories with friends and family. Book your near shore fishing trip with Captain Pete today and get ready to embark on an unforgettable adventure in the Florida Keys. You're in for a fantastic day of fishing and exploration. Read More

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Shark Fishing Islamorada

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37 ft 1 - 6 People From $700
Fishing in Islamorada
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trip description for Bay Fishing - 22' Pathfinder in Islamorada

Head out with Captain Alex for a memorable fishing adventure in the Florida Keys! Islamorada is a world-famous fishing hot spot and for good reason. Its productive inshore flats provide excellent year round fishing for almost every fish species in the hemisphere. It's no wonder that backcountry fishing and saltwater fly fishing were both pioneered here! On this 4 to 8-hour trip, Captain Alex will take you into the beautiful Islamorada backcountry flats where you'll be fishing for sought-after fish including Bonefish, Jack Crevalle, Lemon Shark, Mangrove Snapper, Permit, Redfish, Snook, Speckled Trout, and Tarpon. You'll be fishing with light or heavy tackle and choosing from a selection of live bait or artificial lures. Just let Captain Alex know whatever fish you want to catch ad he'll get you set up with what the fish are biting! You'll be aboard a 22' Pathfinder bay boat with capacity for 4 anglers. This reliable vessel will have no problem getting you to where the fish are biting. On board you'll find name-brand rods and reels from Daiwa, Penn, Hardy, Shimano, and Winston. She comes equipped with GPS, a VHF Radio and an Ice Box to store your catches. Captain Alex will even clean any keepers you catch to take home for a tasty meal! Captain Alex will provide all rods, reels, tackle and fishing licenses. All you need to bring is sunglasses, sunscreen, and any food or drinks you might need. Come aboard with Captain Alex and get ready to show off your skills! Read More

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Bay Fishing - 22' Pathfinder

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22 ft 1 - 4 People From $900
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trip description for Monster Hunt: Shark & Tarpon in Islamorada

Have you ever wanted to do battle with a prehistoric apex predator with razor-sharp teeth and pounds of lean muscle? With Captain Eric, you can! Your Shark adventure will begin at the dock as Eric explains what you can expect on your trip. No detail will be left out or question unanswered in order to make your trip exciting, educational, and memorable. If you are ready to be put through the paces, clamp down on your rod, and haul in one of these beasts. Islamorada Shark fishing is where it’s at! This unique trip is for the angler looking for a thrilling excursion. During Tarpon season, you'll be chasing one of the best trophy fish Florida has to offer Possible Species: Bonnethead Shark, Nurse Shark, Bull Shark, Blacktip Shark, Lemon Shark, Spinner Shark, Hammerhead Shark, Tiger Shark, Barracuda, Jack Crevalle, and others Read More

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Monster Hunt: Shark & Tarpon

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22 ft 1 - 4 People From $650
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Fishing in Islamorada
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trip description for Back Country Bonanza in Islamorada

Experience an unforgettable backcountry fishing trip with Captain Eric in the fishing paradise of Islamorada, FL. Our trips cater to all skill levels, perfect for families seeking a memorable experience. Depart from the renowned World Wide Sportsman (Bass Pro Shops) Bay Side Marina, where your fishing adventure begins in style. Parking is available on the World Wide Sportsman property, just ask the Dock Master for your Captain, and you'll be on your way to an incredible day on the water. With Captain Eric as your guide, leave your worries behind. Fishing licenses and equipment will be provided, ensuring you have everything you need for a successful day of backcountry fishing. Departure is at 7 AM, so please arrive 15 minutes beforehand ready for an exciting journey. Choose from flexible trip options of 4, 6, or 8 hours, tailoring the experience to your preferences and availability. Explore the stunning backcountry waters, renowned for their diverse fish species and natural beauty. Enjoy free cancellations up to 14 days before the trip, ensuring flexibility in case of unforeseen circumstances. In the event of unfavorable weather conditions, the charter captain may reschedule the trip to a later time, prioritizing your safety and comfort. Book your trip today and get ready for an unforgettable adventure filled with thrilling catches, picturesque scenery, and cherished memories that will last a lifetime. Join Captain Eric for an unforgettable backcountry fishing trip in Islamorada, FL. Read More

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Back Country Bonanza

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17 ft 1 - 2 People From $600
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Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
trip description for Key Largo Offshore Fishing in Key Largo

If you're ready to take on big-time gamefish such as Blackfin Tuna, Red Snapper, Wahoo, and Sailfish, then you'll love this trip with Captain Jeremy! He'll be taking you offshore on board his 35' Cabo Express sportfisher, a luxury vessel that's purpose-built for serious fishing! The Florida Keys are a world-famous fishing destination, and and for a good reason! The surrounding waters are teeming with some of the most sought-after game fish in the Gulf, as well as tons of inshore and nearshore species. Your target species on this trip are all pelagic, meaning they swim in the open ocean and are typically caught "on the troll", running lures or live bait to entice the fish to strike. When you get a bite, be prepared for a fight, as these fish can grow to incredible sizes and put up a real battle! While Tuna, Mahi Mahi, and Sailfish are the primary targets, you may also encounter other species such Wahoo, all of which can provide an exciting fight and make for a memorable catch. In between catches, take the time to enjoy the stunning scenery and wildlife that surrounds you, including dolphins, sea turtles, and seabirds. An offshore fishing charter with Captain Jeremy out of Key Largo, FL, is an unforgettable experience that combines the beauty of the Florida Keys with the thrill of the chase. With the right preparation and a little luck, you'll have the opportunity to land some of the most sought-after game fish in the world and make memories that will last a lifetime! Read More

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Key Largo Offshore Fishing

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35 ft 1 - 6 People From $1,000
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
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trip description for Key Largo Flats Fishing in Key Largo

Come experience the Florida Keys on this incredible adventure with Captain Jeremy! The Keys are a world-renowned fishing destination, and there's no better way to enjoy all that they have to offer than a trip aboard his 24' Blue Wave bay boat. The options are endless, whether you want to enjoy a half-day, a 3/-4 day, or a full-day trip! Captain Jeremy specializes in catching a variety of species in shallow water, while making sure you have a fun and memorable experience. This is ideal for beginner to intermediate anglers who are looking to bend some rods and hear the drag scream. Target species include Jacks, Redfish, Snook, Trout, and more! These will vary by season and weather, but rest assured—Captain Jeremy will put you on some awesome fish! You'll be provided with everything you need for a successful day out on the water, from rods, reels, and tackle, to ice, water, and fishing licenses. All he recommends you bring are any snacks and drinks and he'll take care of the rest! Dont miss this amazing fishing experience! Read More

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Key Largo Flats Fishing

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24 ft 1 - 4 People From $700
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trip description for Blue Water Trip in Key Largo

Offshore fishing off the beautiful coast Key Largo, FL doesn't get better than a trip with Captain Bryon. Bryon has over 40 years of experience on the water and has been fishing his whole life. With his experience and supplied Penn equipment Captain Bryon can put you on the fish in no time at all. You can expect to be trolling the waters of the Caribbean targeting Mahi-Mahi and Blackfin Tuna. If bottom fishing is more your speed, Captain Bryon is more than willing to take you to the reefs where you can expect to hook into various species of Snapper and Grouper as well as Amberjack. Bryon captains a 30' Sea Hunt center console equipped with state-of-the-art Garmin GPS, a fishfinder, outriggers, a live bait well, and an ice chest to satisfy any fishing needs out on the water. Perfect for this environment, the boat is powered by two 300HP Yamaha engines. The boat also has a restroom on board. The only thing you'll need to bring with you is any food or beverages you might want while out as well as any sun protection you may need. Read More

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Blue Water Trip

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30 ft 1 - 5 People From $800
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trip description for Patch Reef Trip in Key Largo

Get ready to hook into to some monsters out along the reefs of Key Largo, FL with Captain Bryon. Bryon is a lifetime fisherman with years of experience that will provide you with an exciting day out on the water. Just pack your glasses and sunscreen and let Captain Bryon take care of the rest, from bait and tackle to your fishing license. And you don't have to worry about wasting your time sitting over the same spot on this trip, if the fish aren't hot in one spot, you'll be hopping between reefs and wrecks working your way further from Key Largo throughout the day to find the best action. Your target species for this trip will be a variety of Snapper species as well as some Black Grouper, Hogfish, and Amberjack. If bottom fishing isn’t your thing, Captain Bryon can rig you up with some lighter tackle or do some trolling for Mahi-Mahi. Captain Bryan has a 30’ Sea Hunt center console that comfortably fits up to 6 anglers. Perfect for fishing in this environment, this boat is equipped with 2 300HP Yamaha engines that can get you where you need to be quickly. This 2020 model boat is also equipped with modern Garmin GPS technology, a fish finder, and a restroom. This Sea Hunt also includes outriggers, a live bait well, and an ice chest to accommodate any and all fishing needs. The only thing you'll need to bring for this Florida coast adventure is your own food and beverages as well as any necessary clothing and/or sun protection for you and your party and you'll be landing fish in no time. Read More

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Patch Reef Trip

100% (2)
30 ft 1 - 5 People From $700
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
trip description for Everglades Action in Key Largo

Head out with Captain Armando for an epic inshore adventure in the beautiful Florida Keys! Captain Armando has over 20 years experiences running trips in Key Largo for the past 6 years guiding with proven results, just check out his plethora of awesome reviews below! He invites you to join him aboard his 23' Pathfinder equipped with 250 HP Yamaha, Trolling Motor, Live Bait Wells, and all the latest safety equipment. On your trip you will explore the beautiful and remote fishery that is the Everglades! Socked with Snook, Redfish, Trout, Local Tarpon, and even the occasional Bonefish! Captain Armando all about catering his trips around what you want to do! So let him know what species your looking to chase and he will work his tail off to make sure you have the best shots at your target quarry and all around the best possible time out on the water. Everything is included when you head out with Captain Armando from rods, reels, tackle, bait, water, ice and even fishing licenses. The only thing you need to bring along are your favorite snacks and drinks, sunglasses, a hat, sunscreen, and a camera! Otherwise get ready for an awesome Florida Keys fishing experience, that you won't soon forget! Read More

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Everglades Action

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23 ft 1 - 4 People From $850
Fishing in Key Largo
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trip description for Key Largo Reef and Offshore in Key Largo

Join Captain Jim and experience the thrill of reef and offshore fishing on board his 34' Sea Vee center console! Captain Jim and his crew specialize in live bait kite fishing, deep sea, and wreck fishing, and have been catering to the needs of avid anglers for over 30 years. Captain Jim's crew offers a variety of fishing techniques, depending on the time of year, to ensure that customers have the best chance of catching Sailfish, Mahi, Tuna, Wahoo, Amberjack, Grouper and Snapper. Their live bait kite fishing technique is especially effective and will give customers the thrill of a lifetime as they watch Sailfish hammer live bait on topwater! The crew at Captain Jim's has a deep passion for fishing and the ocean, and they take pride in sharing their knowledge and expertise with customers. They'll guide you to the best fishing spots based on the conditions and tides, and they'll be happy to show you the proper techniques to reel in that trophy catch. All of Captain Jim's fishing trips include all necessary tackle and fishing licenses, so customers don't have to worry about a thing. Customers are entitled to keep what they catch, or if they prefer, they can release it back into the ocean. And there's no need to worry about cleaning fish—Jim's first mate has it covered! All you need to do is show up ready to have a blast,. Read More

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Key Largo Reef And Offshore

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34 ft 1 - 5 People From $900
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trip description for Keys All-Day Adventure! in Key Largo

Captain Dave is here to show you the stunning waters of the Florida Keys, Marathon, FL. Having logged many hours on these tides, Captain Dave and Captain Duane can tell you all about the local fishery. Gag Grouper, Black Grouper, Mangrove Snapper, Vermilion Snapper, Black Seabass, Spanish Mackerel, Cobia, Blacktip Shark, Bull Shark, Lemon Shark, Tiger Shark, Mahi, Tuna, Swordfish, and more can be found in these waters, depending on the time of year. On these trips, it’s common to troll and bottom fish using light or heavy tackle. Your vessel for the day is a 48' Offshore sport fishing with a capacity for 6 passengers. It comes with outriggers and all the essentials. There's a toilet on board for your convenience. Your captain will provide rods and reels, along with lures. There's no need to buy a fishing license. Keep in mind that you may release some fish due to regulations. If you don't know what to expect, ask the captain. Read More

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Keys All-Day Adventure!

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48 ft 1 - 6 People From $2,100
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trip description for Swordfish Slam in Key Largo

Swordfishing in Key Largo is an exciting and unique experience. The Florida Keys are home to some of the best Swordfishing in the world, and Key Largo is the perfect place to enjoy this amazing sport. Daytime charters are the best way to see these magnificent creatures up close. What is so special about daytiming is that you can see the fish jump and thrash out of the water; the colors are magnificent and you actually see the fight. On this 8-hour Swordfishing adventure, you will be trolling the edge of the outer reef just off the coast of Key Largo. You will be using live bait to target the Swordfish that inhabit these waters. You might also get bites from Dorado (Mahi Mahi), Tuna, Wahoo, Cobia, and sharks along the way. Captain Eric practices “catch and release” when landing all of their Swordfish to ensure all generations can enjoy these marvelous creatures. Captain Eric's boat is the perfect vessel for a successful day of Swordfishing in the Florida Keys. At 35 feet long, this Contender center console has plenty of space for you and your gear, and with 850 horsepower from its two Yamaha 4-stroke engines, it has the power to get you to the Swordfish grounds quickly. The boat is also equipped with GPS, a fishfinder, live bait well, outriggers, and an ice box, so you have everything you need for a successful day on the water. Captain Eric will provide all of the rods, reels, tackle, licenses, and live bait that you need. All you need to bring is some food and drinks, sunscreen, a hat, and a cooler to take home your day's catch. So come aboard and test your skills on what promises to be an exciting and exhilarating day of Swordfishing in the Florida Keys! Read More

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Swordfish Slam

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35 ft 1 - 6 People From $2,200
Fishing in Key Largo
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trip description for Offshore Fishing Key Largo in Key Largo

Embark on an exhilarating deep-sea fishing expedition in the stunning waters of Key Largo, Florida, under the expert guidance of Captain Justin. With 6 years of seasoned experience, Captain Justin invites you to join him for an unforgettable angling adventure, targeting an impressive array of species including Blackfin Tuna, Mahi Mahi, Sailfish, and Wahoo. Set against the backdrop of Key Largo's coastal charm, this fishing trip promises a harmonious blend of skill and thrill. Captain Justin's dedicated years in the field ensure that every angler, whether a novice or a seasoned enthusiast, gains invaluable insights and techniques to maximize their success. Navigating the dynamic waters of Key Largo alongside Captain Justin reveals a world of deep-sea angling possibilities. From the energetic Mahi Mahi to the majestic Sailfish, and the formidable Blackfin Tuna to the powerful Wahoo, each catch promises an exhilarating challenge and a lasting memory. Experience an adventure marked by professionalism, angling prowess, and a deep appreciation for the marine ecosystem. Captain Justin's commitment to ethical fishing practices guarantees an experience that is both rewarding and environmentally conscious. Dive into the world of deep-sea fishing in Key Largo, Florida, as you cast your line with Captain Justin, creating cherished memories against the backdrop of this scenic paradise. Read More

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Offshore Fishing Key Largo

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28 ft 1 - 4 People From $850
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trip description for Key largo Fly Fishing the Flats in Key Largo

Head out with Captain Josh for an action-packed day of fly fishing in the Islamorada flats! The inshore flats in this world-famous fishing hotspot provide excellent year round fishing for a host of sought-after species. Let Captain Josh show you why fly fishers from all over flock to this fishing paradise! On this 4 to 8-hour trip, Captain Josh will take you into the beautiful Islamorada backcountry flats where you'll be fly fishing for sought-after fish including Barracuda, Black Drum, Bonefish, Jack Crevalle, Permit, Redfish, Snook, and Tarpon. Although many of these elusive fish require some pretty accurate casting, Captain Josh is happy to help anglers of any skill level and will provide expert-level instruction to accommodate you and guests! You'll be aboard a 17' Maverick HPX-V skiff boat with capacity for 2 anglers. Powered by a 90 HP Mercury engine, this boat was designed with shallow waters in mind and she'll have no problem letting you creep up on even the most skittish fish. It comes equipped with GPS, Fishfinder, a Live Bait Well, a Wireless Trolling Motor, and an Ice Box to store your catches. Captain Josh will provide all rods, reels, tackle and fishing licenses. All you need to bring is sunglasses, sunscreen, and any food or drinks you might need. Come aboard with Captain Josh and see what all the Islamorada buzz is about! Read More

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Key Largo Fly Fishing The Flats

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17 ft 1 - 2 People From $600
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trip description for Key Largo Fishing Adventure in Key Largo

Embark on a captivating flats and inshore fishing expedition with Captain Ken in the picturesque waters of Key Largo, Florida. A seasoned guide with a wealth of experience, Captain Ken operates his 2021 Maverick 17ft flats boat, ensuring a nimble and comfortable journey through the pristine coastal habitats. Key Largo Fishing Trips invites anglers of all levels to partake in a memorable adventure, targeting an array of coveted species such as Mangrove Snapper, Redfish, Permit, Tarpon, Sea Trout, Bonefish, and Permit. With Captain Ken's intimate knowledge of the local waters and the intricacies of flats fishing in Key Largo, each trip promises an authentic and rewarding experience. Explore the renowned Florida Keys Fishing Trips as you cast your line into the crystal-clear shallows, surrounded by the vibrant marine life that inhabits these coastal ecosystems. Captain Ken's commitment to sustainable and responsible fishing practices ensures that you not only enjoy the thrill of the catch but also contribute to the preservation of these precious environments. Flats fishing Key Largo with Captain Ken is an opportunity to connect with nature, as you navigate the serene waters in pursuit of elusive game fish. Whether you're an avid angler seeking the challenge of landing a Permit or a novice looking to experience the excitement of inshore fishing, Captain Ken's expertise and his Maverick flats boat offer an unparalleled fishing adventure. Book your flats and inshore fishing trip with Captain Ken today, and immerse yourself in the unparalleled beauty and abundance of Key Largo, FL. Discover the thrill of angling in one of the most iconic fishing destinations in the world with a guide who is dedicated to providing an exceptional and sustainable fishing experience. Read More

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Key Largo Fishing Adventure

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17 ft 1 - 2 People From $700
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trip description for Key Largo Mix-It-Up in Key Largo

Explore the shallow flats and backcountry waters of the Upper Florida Keys with Captain Josh! Captain Josh will help you catch a variety of fish, including Tarpon, Bonefish, Redfish, Snook, Permit, Snapper, and Trout. For these inshore and back country trips, Captain Josh welcomes you aboard his 18' Gordon Waterman. The boat is powered by a 90hp Yamaha has a capacity of 4 passengers (3 anglers and Captain. Josh). Also equipped with a 24V Minn Kota trolling motor, Power Pole for quick anchoring, a 24’ push pole for easy maneuvering, a casting platform for improved views, and the ability to float in only 6-inches of water - this truly is the perfect boat for you to enjoy a day exploring all the skinny water and crowded mangroves the Florida flats and backcountry waters have to offer. Not to mention, his boat is fully equipped with all electronics and safety gear, and all charters are provided with top of the line rods and reels from Shimano and Florida Fishing. Since his charters are fully equipped with rods, reels, bait, coolers, and ice, all you'll will need to bring any food and beverages that you'd like to have during the day, as well as sun protection (long sleeves, hat, non-spray sunscreen). Captain Josh will take care of the rest! Read More

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Key Largo Mix-It-Up

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Everything to Know About Booking an Islamorada lemon shark fishing charter

What are the best lemon shark fishing charters in Islamorada?

Why should I book a lemon shark fishing charter in Islamorada with Captain Experiences?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 11 lemon shark trips in Islamorada, and the most popular trips in the area are Everglades Inshore Trip guided by Mark, Monster Hunt: Shark & Tarpon guided by Eric, and Bay Fishing - 22' Pathfinder guided by Alex.

Our guides in Islamorada are rated a 5 out of 5 based on 3161 verified reviews on Captain Experiences.

All guides on Captain Experiences are licensed, insured, and vetted by our team. You can access their reviews, click through trip photos, read bios to get to know them, and preview trip details like species, techniques, group sizes, boat specs and more.

Looking for kid friendly lemon shark guides / fishing lessons in Islamorada? Check out our beginner and family friendly lemon shark guides in Islamorada.

What types of lemon shark fishing charters are common in Islamorada?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular for lemon shark in Islamorada as well as inshore fishing, nearshore fishing, and flats fishing.

The most common fishing techniques in Islamorada are live bait fishing, light tackle fishing, and artificial lure fishing but fly fishing and drift fishing are popular as well.

How much do Islamorada lemon shark fishing charters cost?

for lemon shark in Islamorada prices can range anywhere from about $650 to $1,100, but the average price for a half day trip for lemon shark in Islamorada is $781. The average price for a full day trip for lemon shark in Islamorada is $964.

Is booking a fishing guide worth the money?

Hiring a guide provides a number of benefits and many choose to book a fishing guide for a combination of experience, local knowledge, convenience, and cost-effectiveness.

Working with experienced fishing guides who know the best local spots and techniques can dramatically increase your odds of a great day. Having someone who is on the water every day and knows the area like the back of their hand is going to give you the best chances of success.

Booking a guide is also more cost effective, especially if you only get out a handful of times per year. When you consider all of the costs you would incur on your own such as the price of a boat, maintenance, insurance, gas, high-quality gear and tackle, repairs, and more, you’ll find that DIY is sometimes not worth the expense.

Even if you’ve got a great setup already in your home waters, booking a guide also provides a great opportunity to experience new techniques, new locations, or even a chance at a new target species to knock off the bucket list.

What month is best for lemon shark fishing in Islamorada?

The most popular season for lemon shark fishing in Islamorada is summer, and most anglers book their trips 25 days in advance.

Do I need a Islamorada fishing license for lemon shark and what are the bag limits for lemon shark in Islamorada?

See here for more information on fishing licenses in Islamorada, bag limits for target species, and fishing season regulations in Islamorada. When in doubt, your fishing guide will always know the right rules and regulations in Islamorada.

What is lemon shark fishing in Islamorada all about?

Lemon sharks, scientifically known as Negaprion brevirostris, are a prevalent species found in the waters around Isla Morada, offering anglers an exciting opportunity to target these impressive creatures. Named for their yellowish-brown coloration and sleek, streamlined bodies, lemon sharks are known for their curious and inquisitive nature, often approaching divers and anglers in search of food. These sharks can grow to impressive sizes, with adults typically reaching lengths of 8 to 10 feet, although larger individuals have been recorded.

In Isla Morada, lemon sharks can be found in a variety of habitats, including shallow flats, channels, and nearshore reefs. They are particularly abundant in the warm, clear waters of the Florida Keys, where they feed on a variety of prey, including fish, crustaceans, and occasionally small sharks and rays. Lemon sharks are most active during the warmer months, typically from late spring to early fall, when water temperatures are highest and prey abundance is at its peak.

When targeting lemon sharks in Isla Morada, anglers often use a variety of fishing techniques, including bait fishing, chumming, and sight casting. Common baits used to attract lemon sharks include fresh fish, such as mullet or bonito, as well as squid or other oily baits that release scent into the water. Chumming, or the practice of dispersing fish parts and other organic matter into the water to attract sharks, can also be effective in drawing lemon sharks closer to the boat. Once a shark is sighted, anglers may cast baits or lures in its path and wait for a strike, or use live bait or artificial lures to entice the shark to bite. Overall, targeting lemon sharks in Isla Morada offers anglers a thrilling and unforgettable fishing experience in one of the world's premier shark fishing destinations.

What are the most popular months to fish for lemon shark fishing in Islamorada?

In Isla Morada, lemon shark seasons are influenced by various factors, including water temperature, prey availability, and migration patterns. Lemon sharks are typically more active during the warmer months, from late spring to early fall, when water temperatures are higher and prey abundance increases. During this time, lemon sharks are more likely to be found in shallower waters, including flats, channels, and nearshore reefs, where they feed on fish, crustaceans, and other prey species.

During the summer months, Isla Morada experiences an influx of lemon sharks as they migrate to the area in search of food and suitable breeding grounds. These sharks are known to travel long distances, with some individuals migrating thousands of miles between feeding and breeding areas. As a result, anglers visiting Isla Morada during the summer months have a higher chance of encountering lemon sharks and may find them in a variety of habitats, from shallow flats to deeper offshore waters.

While lemon sharks are more abundant during the warmer months, they can still be found in Isla Morada year-round, albeit in varying numbers and locations. During the cooler winter months, lemon sharks may move to deeper waters or migrate to warmer regions, but some individuals may remain in the area if conditions are favorable. Overall, Isla Morada offers excellent opportunities for lemon shark fishing throughout the year, with peak seasons coinciding with warmer water temperatures and increased prey activity.

What techniques are popular for catching lemon shark in Islamorada?

Lemon shark fishing in Isla Morada requires careful planning and consideration of the shark's behavior and habitat preferences. Anglers typically use a variety of fishing techniques to target lemon sharks effectively. One popular method is using baited lines or rigs set up on the bottom of the ocean floor. Common bait options include cut fish, squid, or other oily and smelly baits that can attract lemon sharks from a distance. These baits are often secured to large hooks and dropped to the ocean floor near known lemon shark habitats, such as channels, reefs, or drop-offs.

Another effective lemon shark fishing technique in Isla Morada is chumming. Chumming involves dispersing a mixture of fish parts, blood, and other organic materials into the water to create a scent trail that attracts lemon sharks. Anglers may use specially designed chum bags or buckets to slowly release the chum into the water while fishing from a stationary boat or fishing pier. Once the lemon sharks are attracted to the chum slick, anglers can deploy baited lines or cast lures into the area to entice them to bite.

For anglers looking for a more active approach, sight fishing for lemon sharks can be an exciting option. This technique involves scanning the water surface for signs of lemon sharks, such as dorsal fins, tails, or shadows moving beneath the water. Once a lemon shark is spotted, anglers can cast bait or lures directly to the shark's location and wait for a strike. Sight fishing for lemon sharks requires patience, keen observation skills, and the ability to accurately cast bait or lures to specific targets.

Overall, successful lemon shark fishing in Isla Morada requires a combination of patience, knowledge of the shark's behavior, and the use of effective fishing techniques. Whether using baited lines, chumming, or sight fishing, anglers can enjoy thrilling encounters with these powerful predators while exploring the beautiful waters of Isla Morada.

What other species are popular in Islamorada?

In addition to lemon sharks, Isla Morada offers a diverse range of fishing opportunities for anglers looking to target other species. One popular option is tarpon fishing, as the area is known for its abundant tarpon population. These powerful fish are prized by anglers for their size and acrobatic leaps when hooked. Tarpon can be found in both nearshore and offshore waters, making them accessible to anglers of all skill levels. Techniques such as live bait fishing, fly fishing, and sight casting are commonly used to target tarpon in Isla Morada.

Another species commonly targeted by anglers in Isla Morada is the bonefish. Known for their elusive nature and challenging behavior, bonefish are prized by fly fishermen for their speed and strength. Isla Morada's shallow flats and mangrove-lined channels provide ideal habitat for bonefish, making it a premier destination for anglers seeking these elusive fish. Sight fishing with lightweight tackle and artificial flies is the preferred method for targeting bonefish in Isla Morada.

For anglers looking for a more traditional fishing experience, Isla Morada offers abundant opportunities to catch species such as snapper, grouper, and mahi-mahi. These fish can be found in both nearshore and offshore waters, with techniques such as bottom fishing, trolling, and live bait fishing proving effective. Whether fishing from a boat, kayak, or shore, anglers can enjoy a variety of exciting catches while exploring the rich waters of Isla Morada. Additionally, the area's warm climate and diverse marine ecosystem make it a year-round fishing destination, with different species available depending on the season.

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