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Everglades Inshore Trip

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24 ft 1 - 6 People From $650
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Islamorada Angling Excursion

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22 ft 1 - 5 People From $850
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Flats Fishing

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24 ft 1 - 3 People From $575
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Islamorada Live Action Fishing

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18 ft 1 - 3 People From $750
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Islamorada Classic Trip

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25 ft 1 - 4 People From $800
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Keys Offshore Fishing Adventure

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26 ft 1 - 4 People From $1,350

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Fishing in Homestead
Fishing in Homestead
Fishing in Homestead
trip description for Sportfishing the Everglades in Homestead

If you are looking for a charter boat fishing specialist or a qualified wildlife guide, Captain Ariel can help. With over 25 years of experience exploring the everglades, he knows the area and has fished in all types of conditions in these South Florida waters. Fish for a full or half-day in his 22' Hell's Bay boat, which is equipped to handle all possible fishing challenges in the area. The unparalleled maneuverability and shallow draft of this vessel allow our charters to access areas that are off-limits to other watercraft. **Types of Trips** *Flamingo Flats:* Premier destination for world-class fishing. *Whitewater Bay Backcountry:* Remote and underfished locale. *Biscayne National Park Flats & Oceanside:* Close to Miami, Key Largo, and Fort Lauderdale. *North Biscayne Bay:* Close to downtown Miami and Key Biscayne. *Everglades Water Conservation Areas and Miami:* Adjacent to Big Cypress National Preserve. Safety is your Captain's main concern aboard the boat, and his boat is equipped with the latest communications gear, from VHF radios to mobile satellite phones. Tackle, bait, and other equipment are also provided. Read More

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Sportfishing The Everglades

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25 ft 1 - 3 People From $650
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
trip description for Key Largo Adventure in Key Largo

Hop on board with Captain Andrew for an exciting day of fishing the flats! Key Largo is a fantastic spot to catch some of the sought-after inshore fish that Florida is known for in, a remarkably beautiful setting. On this trip, Captain Andrew will take you through the Everglades mangroves or along the coast, where you can expect to target a selection of fish including Barracuda, Bluefish, Bonefish, Jack Crevalle, Mangrove Snapper, Permit, Redfish, Sheepshead, Speckled Trout, Tarpon, and Tripletail. You'll be drift fishing with light tackle and choosing from a selection of live bait or artificial lures. Depending on what you want to catch, Captain Andrew will get your rod set up with what the fish are biting and give you some of his certified "Damn Good Guide" tips! You’ll be fishing aboard Captain Andrew’s 24’ Pathfinder bay boat with a capacity for 6 people. Powered by a 300 HP Yamaha engine, she'll get you to where the fish are biting, even in hard-to-reach waters. This vessel comes equipped with GPS, a Flybridge, Snorkeling Equipment, a Live Bait Well, a Wireless Trolling Motor, and Spearfishing Equipment. Captain Andrew will provide all rods, reels, tackle, bait, ice, water, and fishing licenses. He will even clean any keepers you catch. All you need to bring is any snacks or drinks you might need, weather appropriate gear, sun protection (no spray sunscreen please!), a camera, and a cooler to take home your catches. Come aboard with Captain Andrew and catch some fish! Read More

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Key Largo Adventure

100% (23)
24 ft 1 - 6 People From $700
Fishing in Key West
Fishing in Key West
Fishing in Key West
trip description for Inshore Trip - 18’ Xplor Flats Boat in Key West

Spend a day on the water and have a great time chasing Grouper, Snapper, Permit, Shark, and more. You'll depart at 8:00 a.m. and will have all the fishing gear ready when you arrive. All you'll need to bring are some snacks, drinks, and/or lunch for your adventure, and Captain Chandler will take care of the rest. Read More

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Inshore Trip - 18’ Xplor Flats Boat

100% (2)
18 ft 1 - 3 People From $550
Fishing in Islamorada
Fishing in Islamorada
Fishing in Islamorada
trip description for Keys Offshore Fishing Adventure in Islamorada

If you've been looking to do more than just sunbathe in Tavernier, FL, then this trip has your name on it! Get out on the crystal-clear waters of the Florida Keys and bag some absolutely delicious fish with Captain Chris, an experienced angler, great captain, and professional chef! Catch and cook trips available upon request . On this trip, you'll be going after pelagic species such as Mahi, black fin tuna , king fish , and wahoo, all delicious eating fish! You'll be fishing from Captain Chris' 26' TwinVee catamaran—a fast, comfortable, and extremely stable boat that's great for this area. She's packing twin Suzuki engines with a combined 300 horsepower, so you'll get off the dock in no time. The boat also features a 50-gallon livewell for bait, a hardtop to keep you out of the sun, and a freshwater rinse if you decide to take a swim! Captain Chris will bring everything else you need for a blue-ribbon day, including rods, reels, bait, and tackle. All you need is sunscreen, a hat, and a pair of polarized sunglasses. Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Islamorada

Keys Offshore Fishing Adventure

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26 ft 1 - 4 People From $1,350
Fishing in Islamorada
Fishing in Islamorada
Fishing in Islamorada
trip description for Islamorada Classic Trip in Islamorada

Fishing the Florida Keys is every fisherman's dream! Whether it's stalking the flats for sportfishing like Tarpon, Bonefish, and Permit, or exploring the backcountry up in the Everglades chasing down Redfish, Snook, and Snapper, sublime nature, and prolific trophy fish are literally everywhere down in the Florida Keys! Be one of the first to book a trip on this brand new 2021 Pathfinder 2500 Hybrid state-of-the-art fishing machine. Powered by a 300 HP Yamaha outboard. As authorized guides with the United States Park Service, we can explore the beauty of the Everglades National Park as we fish for a variety of species including Snook, Tarpon, Redfish, Seatrout, Snapper, Tripletail and Sharks. The upper keys patch reefs, islands, and flats provide additional territory to explore and fish. All modern tackle and your fishing license are included, so just bring what you want to eat and drink. So head out with Captain Shawn who knows how to do it all! You'll meet up with him at Chris' Bait and Tackle, in Tavernier, which provides easy access and quick commutes to both the flats and the Everglades. Aboard his 25' Pathfinder you can decide what you'd like to fish for on that day. **Note** If you choose to go back into the Everglades National Park you will need to purchase a daily park pass which is only 15$ a person and can be purchased the morning of the charter on your smartphone. Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Islamorada

Islamorada Classic Trip

100% (1)
25 ft 1 - 4 People From $800
Fishing in Islamorada
Fishing in Islamorada
Fishing in Islamorada
trip description for Islamorada Live Action Fishing in Islamorada

On this trip, you'll launch from one of the coolest marinas in the Florida Keys. Even the marina here is packed with Tarpon! You'll be able to watch 100-pound Tarpon cruising right next to the dock while you board Captain Mike's Action Craft skiff. Once on board, you'll discuss the game plan for the day. Whether you want to try for the inshore "grand slam" of a Tarpon, Bonefish, Permit, and Snook, or if you want to fish for dinner, Captain Mike does it all and is willing to accommodate any technique you wish to use. He comes prepared, and will provide you with all the rods, tackle, live bait, or artificial lures you will need for a successful day out on the water. If you decide to chase the sport fish, Captain Mike will use his knowledge of the tides and weather to take you to the best Tarpon, Bonefish, or Permit flats in the area. On these beautiful clear water flats, Captain Mike will use his wireless trolling motor to stealthily sneak you across the flat to sightcast right to the fish! If you choose to bag some gamefish, Capt. Mike will put his 30+ years of experience to work taking you to all the secret channels, mangroves islands, and "honey holes" to help you catch your limits on delicious species including Mangrove Snapper, Redfish, Gag Grouper, and more. Plus, if fly fishing is your game of choice, Captain Mike just asks that you bring your own gear. He can also provide his own flies and fly rods as backup. Besides that, all you need to bring is your food and drink of choice, sunglasses, and a hat, and Captain Mike will take care of the rest on your Florida Keys fishing adventure! Read More

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Islamorada Live Action Fishing

100% (8)
18 ft 1 - 3 People From $750
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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

Deep Sea Fishing Charter near Islamorada

Key Largo Offshore Fishing

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35 ft 1 - 6 People From $1,000
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
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
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
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
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
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

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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
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
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

Deep Sea Fishing Charter near Islamorada

Key Largo Reef And Offshore

100% (1)
34 ft 1 - 5 People From $900
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Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
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
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
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

Deep Sea Fishing Charter near Islamorada

Swordfish Slam

100% (3)
35 ft 1 - 6 People From $2,200
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
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
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
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
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
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
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
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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24 ft 1 - 2 People From $750

Everything to Know About Booking an Islamorada tripletail fishing charter

What are the best tripletail fishing charters in Islamorada?

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

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 9 tripletail trips in Islamorada, and the most popular trips in the area are Everglades Inshore Trip guided by Mark, Islamorada Angling Excursion guided by Mike, and Flats fishing guided by Nick.

Our guides in Islamorada are rated a 4.98 out of 5 based on 2887 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 tripletail guides / fishing lessons in Islamorada? Check out our beginner and family friendly tripletail guides in Islamorada.

What types of tripletail fishing charters are common in Islamorada?

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

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

How much do Islamorada tripletail fishing charters cost?

for tripletail in Islamorada prices can range anywhere from about $650 to $1,100, but the average price for a half day trip for tripletail in Islamorada is $713. The average price for a full day trip for tripletail in Islamorada is $936.

What month is best for tripletail fishing in Islamorada?

The most popular season for tripletail fishing in Islamorada is spring, and most anglers book their trips 31 days in advance.

Do I need a Islamorada fishing license for tripletail and what are the bag limits for tripletail 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 tripletail fishing in Islamorada all about?

Tripletail, scientifically known as Lobotes surinamensis, is a fascinating and sought-after species among anglers in Isla Morada. These fish are easily recognizable by their unique appearance, characterized by their triangular-shaped bodies and three distinct dorsal fins. Tripletail are typically found in warm coastal waters, including bays, estuaries, and nearshore reefs, where they often float near the surface, resembling pieces of debris or floating vegetation. This behavior makes them challenging yet rewarding targets for anglers who enjoy sight-fishing and casting to structure.

In Isla Morada, tripletail can be targeted year-round, although they are most abundant during the warmer months. Spring and summer are prime times to encounter these elusive fish, as they become more active in response to rising water temperatures. Tripletail are opportunistic feeders, preying on small baitfish, shrimp, and crustaceans, making them responsive to a variety of artificial lures and live baits. Anglers can increase their chances of success by focusing their efforts around floating debris, channel markers, buoys, and other structure where tripletail are known to congregate.

When it comes to fishing techniques for tripletail in Isla Morada, anglers often employ a variety of methods depending on the conditions and the fish's behavior. Sight-fishing with light tackle and live bait, such as shrimp or small baitfish, is a popular approach, especially when targeting fish near the surface or around structure. Additionally, casting artificial lures, such as soft plastics, jigs, or topwater plugs, can be effective for enticing strikes from tripletail. Patience and keen observation are key when targeting these fish, as they can be selective and easily spooked, requiring stealthy presentations and accurate casts to entice a bite.

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

Tripletail fishing in Isla Morada offers anglers the opportunity to target this elusive species throughout the year, with varying levels of success depending on the season. While tripletail can be found in local waters year-round, their abundance and activity levels fluctuate with changing environmental conditions. Generally, the best time to target tripletail in Isla Morada is during the warmer months of spring and summer, when water temperatures rise and trigger increased feeding activity.

During the spring months, typically from March to May, tripletail become more active as water temperatures begin to rise and baitfish populations increase. This period marks the start of the spawning season for many marine species, including tripletail, leading to heightened activity and feeding behavior. Anglers can expect to encounter tripletail nearshore and around structure such as buoys, channel markers, and floating debris, where they often congregate in search of food and suitable spawning habitat.

Summer, extending from June to August, is considered prime time for targeting tripletail in Isla Morada. As water temperatures reach their peak during this period, tripletail become more abundant and actively feed in shallow coastal waters. Anglers can capitalize on this by focusing their efforts around structure-rich areas, where tripletail seek refuge and ambush prey. Sight-fishing becomes particularly productive during the summer months, as tripletail are often spotted basking near the surface or lurking beneath floating objects, presenting anglers with ample opportunities to cast and hook into these prized game fish.

What techniques are popular for catching tripletail in Islamorada?

Fishing for tripletail in Isla Morada requires anglers to employ a variety of techniques to increase their chances of success. One of the most effective methods is sight-fishing, which involves scanning the surface of the water for floating objects such as buoys, channel markers, and debris where tripletail often congregate. Once a tripletail is spotted, anglers can approach quietly and present their bait or lure with precision to entice a strike. This technique requires patience and keen observation but can yield rewarding results when executed skillfully.

Another popular technique for targeting tripletail in Isla Morada is live bait fishing. Anglers often use live shrimp, pilchards, or small baitfish rigged on a light tackle setup to entice tripletail to bite. Live bait can be presented either free-lined or suspended beneath a float, allowing it to drift naturally with the current near structure-rich areas where tripletail are known to inhabit. This method can be particularly effective when fishing around buoys, bridge pilings, and other floating objects where tripletail congregate to ambush passing prey.

For anglers looking to target tripletail using artificial lures, casting and retrieving techniques can be highly effective. Soft plastic shrimp imitations, small jigs, and topwater plugs are popular lure choices for enticing tripletail to strike. Anglers can cast these lures near structure and work them slowly and methodically to mimic the movement of natural prey. This approach requires precision casting and a good understanding of tripletail behavior, but it can result in exciting strikes and memorable fishing experiences in the waters of Isla Morada.

What other species are popular in Islamorada?

In addition to tripletail, Isla Morada offers anglers a diverse range of species to target, providing ample opportunities for exciting fishing adventures. One popular species among anglers in the area is tarpon, known for their impressive size and acrobatic leaps when hooked. These powerful fish can be found in the shallow flats, channels, and nearshore waters of Isla Morada, particularly during the warmer months when they migrate to the area in search of food and favorable spawning grounds. Anglers often target tarpon using live bait, such as mullet or crabs, as well as artificial lures like swimbaits and topwater plugs.

Another sought-after species in Isla Morada is bonefish, prized for their speed, strength, and challenging nature. These elusive fish inhabit the shallow flats and mangrove-lined shorelines, where they feed on small crustaceans and baitfish. Anglers targeting bonefish typically employ sight-fishing techniques, scanning the crystal-clear waters for signs of movement and presenting small shrimp or crab imitations with precision casts. Bonefish are known for their keen sense of sight and cautious behavior, making them a rewarding challenge for anglers of all skill levels.

For those looking for a thrilling offshore fishing experience, Isla Morada offers opportunities to target species such as mahi-mahi, wahoo, and sailfish. These pelagic species can be found in deeper waters offshore, where they roam in search of baitfish and other prey. Anglers often troll with rigged baits, such as ballyhoo or squid, or deploy live baitfish to attract these fast-swimming predators. Offshore fishing charters in Isla Morada provide anglers with access to prime fishing grounds and experienced captains who know how to locate and target these prized game fish for an unforgettable fishing adventure.

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