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trip description for Classic Keys Flats and Backwater in Tavernier

Escape to the tropical paradise of the Florida Keys and embark on a classic fishing adventure with Captain Hunter! Hunter is a seasoned guide with a passion for fly fishing and a wealth of knowledge about the local waters. His 18 foot Chittum Skiff is the perfect vessel for exploring the shallow flats, backcountry channels, and pristine mangrove islands that make up this legendary fishing destination. Whether you're a seasoned angler or a first-time fisherman, Hunter will tailor your trip to your interests and skill level. If you're a fly fishing enthusiast, he'll show you the best spots for stalking Bonefish, Tarpon, and Permit on the flats. If you prefer light tackle spinning gear, he'll take you to where the action is with live bait and artificials. No matter what your preference, you're sure to have an unforgettable day on the water. As you cruise through the crystal-clear waters, you'll take in breathtaking views of the Keys' vibrant marine life, including colorful schools of fish, playful dolphins, and graceful sea turtles. With Hunter's expert guidance, you'll hone your fishing skills and experience the thrill of reeling in your catch. Book your classic fishing trip with Captain Hunter today and discover the magic of the Florida Keys! Read More

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Head out with Captain Ben for an action-packed day of fishing in the Tavernier backcountry! Tavernier provides quick access to the productive Florida Key waters home to reefs and shipwrecks covered in brilliant bright colors of the spectrum, backcountry shallow water flats with fish made for sight fishing, gorgeous deep water Pelagics that love to feed on the surface, and much more! On this 4 to 8-hour trip, Captain Ben will take you into the beautiful Tavernier backcountry flats where you'll be fly fishing for sought-after fish including Barracuda, Snapper, Florida Pompano, Grouper, Jack Crevalle, Redfish, Snook, Speckled Trout, Tarpon, Tripletail, and even some elusive Bonefish and Permit. With Captain Ben, you can either use classic light tackle, or if you're looking for a challenge you can try your hand at sight-casting with a fly rod. Whatever your ideal trip is, Captain Ben will do what he can to make it happen! You'll be fishing aboard an 18' Action Craft skiff boat with capacity for 3 guests. Powered by a 115 HP Suzuki engine, this boat will have no problem taking you from one hotspot to another in the backcountry waters! She comes equipped with GPS, Fishfinder, Snorkeling Equipment, a Live Bait Well, Tuna Tubes, and an Ice Box to store your catches. Captain Ben will provide all rods, reels, tackle and fishing licenses. All you need to bring is a Florida saltwater fishing license, polarized sunglasses, sunscreen, and any food or drinks you might need. Come aboard with Captain Ben and experience the awesome fishing the Keys have to offer! Read More

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Get out there and join Captain GW on this picture-perfect fishing charter in Islamorada, FL! He's a long-time guide with a star-studded record of putting clients on new personal bests. Whether you're an old-timer or a first-timer, you'll have a blast out there while enjoying the scenic beauty of the Florida Keys. On this charter, you'll chase Keys classics on the fly or spin, including Bonefish, Permit, Tarpon, Snook, and Redfish! These species are challenging to catch, but they're world-famous for a reason, and you'll have the fight of your life when one's on the line. You'll be on the water on a 17' Hells Bay Marquesa skiff that's ideal for flats fishing in the shallows. Sightcast right to tailing Permit from the casting deck up front, or cast off the side for passing Tarpon. Whatever you choose to target, you'll have Captain GW's expertise and guidance to back you up. Get out there and have a blast! Read More

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If you're ready to take on big game fish such as, Tuna, Swordfish, and Marlin, then you'll enjoy fishing with the Shark Tooth Captain. He'll be taking you offshore in depths of over 2000 feet, which is about 20-30 miles out into the Atlantic Ocean. An offshore fishing charter with Captain Kenneth out of Islamorada, FL, is an adventure that promises to be both exciting and memorable! Islamorada is known as the "Sport Fishing Capital of the World," and for a good reason, as the surrounding waters are teeming with some of the most sought-after game fish, including Tuna, Marlin, and Swordfish. On this trip, you'll head 20-30 miles out, where the big pelagic species migrate. Captain Kenneth runs a sleek 54' Smith center console! This vessel is totally unique, combining the size of a sportfisher with the maneuverability and hull design of a bible center console. Kenneth will navigate the boat to the best fishing spots, marked by GPS coordinates, and provide you with all the necessary gear and instructions. Captain Kenneth's charter is well-equipped to ensure you have a comfortable and safe trip. The boat is spacious and features all the necessary amenities, including a restroom, ample seating, and a shaded area to escape the sun. Tuna, Marlin, and Swordfish are all pelagic fish, meaning they swim in the open ocean and 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, Marlin, and Swordfish are the primary targets, you may also encounter other species such as Mahi-Mahi, Wahoo, and Sailfish, 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. Overall, an offshore fishing charter with Captain Kenneth out of Islamorada, 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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Everything to Know About Booking a Fishing Charter in Layton

What are the best fishing charters in Layton?

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

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 141 trips in Layton, and the most popular trips in the area are Florida Keys Skinny Water guided by George, Long Key Adventure - 25' Mako guided by Alejandro, and Layton Fishing Adventure guided by George.

Our guides in Layton are rated a 4.9 out of 5 based on 2880 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 charters / fishing lessons in Layton? Check out our beginner and family friendly charters in Layton.

What types of fishing charters are common in Layton?

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

The most commonly sought after species in Layton are: 1. tarpon, 2. mahi mahi, 3. mangrove snapper, and 4. blackfin tuna.

The most common fishing techniques in Layton are live bait fishing, light tackle fishing, and artificial lure fishing but bottom fishing and heavy tackle fishing are popular as well.

How much do Layton fishing charters cost?

in Layton prices can range anywhere from about $700 to $1,700, but the average price for a half day trip in Layton is $830. The average price for a full day trip in Layton is $1,249.

What month is best for fishing in Layton?

The most popular season for fishing in Layton is spring, and most anglers book their trips 30 days in advance.

Do I need a Layton fishing license and what are the bag limits in Layton?

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

What is fishing in Layton all about?

In Layton, Florida, fishing isn't just a hobby; it's a way of life deeply ingrained in the culture of this coastal paradise. Situated in the heart of the Florida Keys, Layton offers anglers access to some of the most productive fishing grounds in the world. Whether casting lines from shore, exploring the intricate network of flats and mangrove islands, or venturing offshore into the deep blue waters of the Atlantic, anglers of all skill levels can find their slice of angling heaven in Layton.

One of the highlights of fishing in Layton is the opportunity to target a diverse range of species, both inshore and offshore. In the shallow flats and backcountry waters, anglers can pursue prized catches such as bonefish, permit, and tarpon—the coveted "grand slam" of flats fishing. These elusive and hard-fighting species provide a thrilling challenge for anglers as they navigate the crystal-clear waters and intricate channels of the Florida Keys.

For offshore enthusiasts, Layton offers access to some of the most productive fishing grounds in the world, where big game species such as marlin, sailfish, and tuna roam the depths. Charter boats equipped with top-of-the-line gear and experienced captains stand ready to lead anglers on thrilling offshore expeditions, where the promise of a trophy catch awaits just beyond the horizon. Whether trolling for pelagic species, bottom fishing for reef dwellers, or fly fishing for bonefish on the flats, fishing in Layton offers an unparalleled angling experience against the backdrop of the stunning Florida Keys.

What are the most popular months to fish in Layton?

In Layton, Florida, fishing seasons bring a dynamic ebb and flow to the angling calendar, with each season offering its own unique opportunities and challenges. Spring marks the beginning of the fishing season, signaling the return of warmer temperatures and a surge of activity in Layton's coastal waters. As the waters begin to warm up, migratory species such as tarpon, permit, and bonefish make their way back to the flats and channels of the Florida Keys, drawing anglers from far and wide to test their skills against these prized catches.

As summer settles in, the fishing scene in Layton reaches its peak, with an abundance of species available to anglers both inshore and offshore. From mahi-mahi and wahoo prowling the offshore waters to snook and redfish lurking in the mangrove-lined creeks and estuaries, the warm summer months offer a wealth of opportunities for anglers to reel in a variety of prized catches. Whether casting lines from the shore, exploring the backcountry waters by kayak, or heading offshore in search of big game fish, summer in Layton provides anglers with ample opportunities to enjoy the thrill of the chase against the backdrop of the stunning Florida Keys.

As fall approaches, the fishing season in Layton begins to transition, with cooler temperatures signaling changes in fish behavior and migration patterns. While some species begin to move offshore in search of warmer waters, others become more active inshore as they prepare for the winter months ahead. Redfish, in particular, become more abundant in Layton's estuaries and backwater creeks, providing anglers with plenty of action as they target these hard-fighting fish. Additionally, fall marks the start of the annual mullet run, a natural phenomenon where vast schools of baitfish migrate along the coast, attracting predatory game fish in their wake. Whether casting lures into the surf, drifting along the mangrove shorelines, or trolling offshore, fall fishing in Layton offers anglers a chance to experience the excitement of the season's bounty against the backdrop of the stunning Florida Keys.

What types of fishing are popular in Layton?

In Layton, Florida, anglers have a wealth of options when it comes to different types of fishing experiences, each offering its own unique challenges and rewards. One popular method is flats fishing, which involves targeting species like bonefish, permit, and tarpon in the shallow, clear waters of the Florida Keys' expansive flats. Anglers wade silently through the shallows or pole skiffs across the flats, sight-casting to these elusive and hard-fighting fish. Flats fishing requires patience, stealth, and precise casting skills, making it a favorite among anglers who relish the challenge of pursuing trophy catches in a pristine natural environment.

For those who prefer a more laid-back approach, backcountry fishing in Layton's mangrove-lined creeks and estuaries offers a tranquil alternative. Anglers can explore these sheltered waters by kayak, paddleboard, or skiff, casting lures or live bait into the tangled roots and shallow channels where snook, redfish, and mangrove snapper lurk. Backcountry fishing is not just about the thrill of the catch but also about immersing oneself in the serene beauty of the Florida Keys' unique ecosystem, where lush mangrove forests provide a haven for an abundance of marine life.

Of course, no fishing experience in Layton would be complete without venturing offshore into the deep blue waters of the Atlantic. Offshore fishing in Layton offers anglers the chance to target big game species such as marlin, sailfish, and tuna, as well as a variety of bottom-dwelling reef fish like grouper and snapper. Charter boats equipped with top-of-the-line gear and experienced captains stand ready to lead anglers on thrilling offshore expeditions, where the promise of a record-breaking catch awaits just beyond the horizon. Whether trolling for pelagic species, bottom fishing for reef dwellers, or fly fishing for bonefish on the flats, fishing in Layton offers an unparalleled angling experience against the backdrop of the stunning Florida Keys.

What species are popular in Layton?

In Layton, Florida, anglers have the opportunity to target a diverse range of fishing species, thanks to the rich biodiversity of the region's coastal and offshore waters. One of the most coveted catches among anglers in Layton is the mighty tarpon, known for its impressive size, acrobatic leaps, and formidable fighting spirit. These silver kings migrate through the Florida Keys in the spring and summer months, providing anglers with thrilling opportunities to test their skills against one of the most prized game fish in the world.

In addition to tarpon, Layton offers anglers the chance to target a variety of other inshore species, including bonefish, permit, and redfish. These shallow-water species inhabit the flats, channels, and mangrove-lined creeks of the Florida Keys, where they provide anglers with challenging and rewarding fishing opportunities. Whether sight-casting to bonefish on the flats, stalking permit along the mangrove shorelines, or targeting redfish in the backcountry, anglers in Layton can enjoy the thrill of pursuing trophy catches in some of the most picturesque angling environments in the world.

For offshore enthusiasts, Layton boasts a wealth of big game species that roam the deep blue waters of the Atlantic Ocean. From marlin and sailfish to tuna and mahi-mahi, offshore anglers in Layton can target a variety of pelagic species that inhabit the offshore reefs and underwater seamounts surrounding the Florida Keys. Whether trolling with artificial lures, live baiting with rigged baits, or fly fishing with surface poppers, anglers in Layton can enjoy the challenge of pursuing trophy-sized catches against the stunning backdrop of the open sea.

What are the best places to fish in Layton?

In Layton, Florida, anglers are spoiled for choice when it comes to finding the best places to fish, with the entire Florida Keys archipelago offering a bounty of fishing opportunities. One top destination for anglers in Layton is the expansive flats that stretch across the backcountry waters of the Keys. These shallow, crystal-clear waters are home to a variety of prized game fish, including bonefish, permit, and tarpon. Anglers can wade silently through the flats or pole skiffs across the shallow waters, sight-casting to these elusive and hard-fighting species amidst the stunning backdrop of the Florida Keys' mangrove-lined coast.

For those seeking offshore adventures, Layton provides access to some of the most productive fishing grounds in the world, with a wealth of big game species prowling the deep blue waters of the Atlantic Ocean. Anglers can venture offshore to the legendary Gulf Stream, where marlin, sailfish, and tuna roam in search of prey. Closer to shore, the offshore reefs and seamounts offer opportunities to target species such as grouper, snapper, and mahi-mahi. Whether trolling with artificial lures, live baiting with rigged baits, or fly fishing with surface poppers, offshore anglers in Layton can enjoy the thrill of pursuing trophy-sized catches against the backdrop of the stunning open sea.

Additionally, for those looking for a more laid-back fishing experience, Layton offers numerous opportunities for backcountry fishing in the mangrove-lined creeks, estuaries, and channels that wind through the Florida Keys. Anglers can explore these sheltered waters by kayak, paddleboard, or skiff, casting lures or live bait into the tangled roots and shallow channels where snook, redfish, and mangrove snapper lurk. Backcountry fishing in Layton is not just about the thrill of the catch but also about immersing oneself in the serene beauty of the Florida Keys' unique ecosystem, where lush mangrove forests provide a haven for an abundance of marine life.

Other things to do in Layton

Beyond the world-class fishing opportunities, Layton, Florida, offers a myriad of activities to enjoy for visitors of all ages and interests. Nature lovers can embark on an unforgettable adventure through the breathtaking landscapes of the Florida Keys by exploring the John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park. This marine park boasts an array of activities, including snorkeling, diving, and glass-bottom boat tours, allowing visitors to marvel at the vibrant coral reefs, colorful marine life, and underwater ecosystems that thrive in these pristine waters.

For those seeking a taste of history and culture, a visit to the History of Diving Museum in nearby Islamorada offers a fascinating journey into the evolution of diving technology and exploration. With its extensive collection of artifacts, exhibits, and interactive displays, the museum provides visitors with insight into the rich maritime heritage of the Florida Keys and the pioneering spirit of those who have explored its underwater realms. From antique diving helmets to historic photographs and artifacts recovered from shipwrecks, the History of Diving Museum offers a captivating glimpse into the world of underwater exploration.

Additionally, outdoor enthusiasts can immerse themselves in the natural beauty of the Florida Keys by exploring the numerous hiking and biking trails that wind through the area's lush landscapes. Whether trekking through the hardwood hammocks of Long Key State Park, cycling along the scenic Overseas Heritage Trail, or birdwatching in the expansive Everglades National Park, Layton provides ample opportunities for outdoor adventure and exploration amidst the stunning backdrop of the Florida Keys' diverse ecosystems. Whether indulging in water sports, exploring cultural attractions, or simply relaxing on the beach, Layton offers a wealth of activities to ensure an unforgettable experience for every visitor.

Recent Reviews of Captain Experiences

  • ★★★★★
    Pete and Kristy were absolutely awesome! We had an excellent time with the Louisiana/Texas combo ;) Captain Pete was patient about explaining the estuary of the Keys and species. We caught 6 different species and 3 sharks! Great time- see ya’ll next year🦈🎣😃

    Andrew W. with Pete R. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Pete and Kristy were absolutely awesome! We had an excellent time with the Louisiana/Texas combo ;) Captain Pete was patient about explaining the estuary of the Keys and species. We caught 6 different species and 3 sharks! Great time- see ya’ll next year🦈🎣😃

    Andrew W. with Pete R. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Our team of 6 went inshore fishing and got plenty of mangrove snappers! The captain Chris was very informative and friendly. He took us to different spots to catch fish and get a nice breezy ride with amazing scenery of Florida keys.

    Iryna B. with Chris P. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Absolutely fantastic experience. Fun guys to be on a boat with and top-notch professionals. They were absolutely fantastic with my kids as well.

    Zac R. with Tony Y. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Randy was kind, very knowledgeable of the area as well as where to find the giant Tarpon. We had a wonderful time talking about everything, getting to know one another and We appreciated his extensive knowledge of fishing the Islamorada waters. His equipment is new and tackle is spot on and we enjoyed every moment of our trip.

    Dave A. with Randy S. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    We booked a 3/4 day after speaking with the captain the (plan) was made to shoot out deep and if we were not hitting them we would come in on the 3/4 day booking rather than a full day. Captain troy and his first mate worked as hard as I have ever seen to get fish on the boat. Not sure but at one time I think he had a deep running plug in one marlin plug and 4 top water trolling plugs so it looked like they were shooting for many different depths. We finally got into the mahi-mahi it was on. The first mate and captain maneuvered through 4 men as quick as humanly possible pulling fish off the lines and baiting hooks and handing them back. The only true way to explain it would be controlled chaos. These guys are GREAT at what they do and both the first mate and the captain seem to be fantastic people in there own right. So if your looking for a hard working boat stop here at Miller Time....

    Vance T. with Troy W. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Great day out with Captain Billy B that I strongly recommend. When I said I wanted to catch trout, I was not expecting to catch over 50 on a 6 hour trip. Not only does Captain Billy know his fishing spots in the Everglades but he will also take the time to teach you how to improve your techniques. How to catch a fish at almost every cast. am sure he is great with kids. If you are looking for a monthly rental, or even buying a house in the area, he is also your man.

    Cornelissen M. with Billy B. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Great fishing. Captain Paul delivered and put us on plenty of Mahi-Mahi. 5 star experience.

    Gary A. with Paul J. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Some times you are fortunate to meet people that leave a deep impression an impregnation on you. Captain Mark is one of these rare persons. I was fortunate to go fishing with him today and we had a blast. He is so kind, so full of knowledge, that I do recommend going fishing with him. His repeated actions around the wounded warrior project are a tribute to his care about his peers and good people in general.

    Cornelissen M. with Mark G. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Excellent guide. Worked hard to get us into the fish. Caught over 40 fish. Having snapper and trout for dinner!

    Unknown U. with Ron B. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Chris was a great captain. Found water out of the wind. Found plenty of fish. Chis was cheerful and very helpful with baiting hooks and boating fish. Very hardworking captain. His boat was immaculate and he gave us a quick safety course before we launched.

    Mike P. with Chris P. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Had an excellent tarpon trip with Capt Bob! We were in and amongst the fish all day, my arms are sore.. Epic day on the water!

    Sean T. with Bobby B. of Marathon, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Bill was great. Good dude. Knowledgeable and easy to talk with. We got a Tarpon in 1st 15 min. Great experience

    Al G. with Bill G. of Marathon, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    We had a rough weather day but Capt Joe Joe put us on a lot of Mahi off shore and Yellowtail closer in. Outstanding day for our group and great boat handling skills from our captain and first mate. Will definitely book with them again.

    Arthur D. with Joel B. of Marathon, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Great guy, great trip

    Doug K. with Mike P. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Had an absolute blast with Captain Chris! He was so nice and his passion and love for fishing made my bachelorette trip worthwhile! Our crew got to catch some great mackerel, yellowtail snapper and mutton snapper, plus more! Being able to celebrate my love for fishing and send off in the Keys with my gfs and Chris was the best! He got me on a huge tarpon hook up that I’ll absolutely never forget. Highly highly recommend this trip and we’ll certainly be back!!!

    Elizabeth G. with Chris P. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Fantastic trip! We had a wonderful time!

    Diane S. with Jon-Paul H. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Very good inshore trip - caught plenty of fish and numerous species. Planning to book again next year,

    David S. with Joel B. of Marathon, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    We had a great fishing trip with Josh . We got lots of fish - Redfish, Shark, and Jack Crevalle. Josh was a joy to be with and he taught us a few technics. Jack & Tami Green Rockwall, TX

    Jack G. with Joshua B. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Fishing with Captain Randy was a blast caught plenty of bonefish and some sharks Randy is a cool dude really enjoyed my trip

    Rick B. with Randy S. of Islamorada, Florida

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