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Fishing in Islamorada
Fishing in Islamorada
Fishing in Islamorada
trip description for Reef, Wreck, and Patch Reef Trip 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 several different species at the reef or wrecks : from yellowtail snapper, mackerel, yellow jack, African pompano , groupers. Or inshore for snook , tarpon , mangrove snapper or Goliath grouper, lemon sharks and more . 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. Weather depending, we will fish reefs, wrecks, or on rough days inshore for several different types of species. We mainly target edible species and will clean your fish , and even offer a pack and shipping service if you like. We can also recommend several places that offer cook your catch options or can also set you up a private chef dinner aswell. Read More

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Reef, Wreck, And Patch Reef Trip

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Fishing in Miami
Fishing in Miami
Fishing in Miami

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Fishing in Islamorada
Fishing in Islamorada
Fishing in Islamorada
trip description for Blue Water Spearfishing in Islamorada

Spearfishing, when done correctly, is the most sustainable way to harvest fish. We offer spearfishing charters to all experience levels for both freedivers and scuba divers. Leave all the logistics to us! We take care of your fishing licenses, dive/spearfishing equipment, and assist you in the water to ensure you hunt the correct size of the fish in season. After your spearfishing charter, we will fillet your catch and package it for your convenience! 
Diver safety and the safety of the marine life we visit are our number one priorities on all charters. For this reason, you will always be accompanied by one of our professional spearfishing guides, included in your charter price. Offshore pelagic spearfishing is the apex of hunting in the Florida Keys! Islamorada is blessed with a changing year-round fishery. Wahoo, Mahi Mahi, and Tuna are only a few of the many species you can target. These charters are for experienced hunters looking for the fish of a lifetime! Bluewater spearfishing equipment and a professional in-water guide is included. Pelagic fish can be difficult to hunt, they are always on the move and it takes years of experience to find them. Each day presents new challenges and opportunities, this is part of the thrill when hunting these fish. Bluewater spearfishing is our specialty, this is what we live for! Nothing beats the feeling of seeing you land your first Wahoo or your largest Mahi Mahi! Read More

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Blue Water Spearfishing

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Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
Fishing in Key Largo
trip description for Key Largo Reef Trip in Key Largo

Experience the thrill of deep-sea fishing on an unforgettable reef fishing trip in Miami, FL! On board Captain Daniel's 25' Contender center console, you'll be in a perfect place to hook up a variety of reef species, especially Snappers, Groupers, Barracuda, Amberjack, and more! To attract bites, you'll be fishing a bunch of different lures and bait, jigging, and bottomfishing where the big lunkers like to hang out. Captain Daniel's has tons of tips and tricks to help you hook a monster, and there's no better opportunity for a personal best than this trip! You’ll be fishing aboard Captain Daniel's 25' Contender, which is equipped with a 300-HP Suzuki outboard for a smooth, fast ride. She's also fully kitted out with a GPS, Fishfinder, Live Bait Well, Wireless Trolling Motor, and an Ice Box for your catches! Whether you're a seasoned angler or a beginner looking to try your hand at deep-sea fishing, Captain Daniel's reef fishing trip in Miami is the perfect way to create lasting memories with friends and family. Captain Daniel will provide all rods, reels, tackle, and lures. Don’t forget to bring food and drinks for the day, sunscreen, a hat, and a cooler with ice to take home your day’s catch. So, what are you waiting for? Book your adventure today and get ready for an unforgettable day on the water. Read More

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Key Largo Reef Trip

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Fishing in Pompano Beach
Fishing in Pompano Beach
Fishing in Pompano Beach

Deep Sea, Jetty, Nearshore Fishing Charter near Miami Beach

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Fishing in Islamorada
Fishing in Islamorada
Fishing in Islamorada
trip description for Blue Water Freedive Spearfishing in Islamorada

Offshore pelagic spearfishing is the apex of hunting in the Florida Keys! Islamorada is blessed with a changing year-round fishery. Wahoo and Mahi Mahi are only a few of the many species you can target. These charters are for experienced hunters looking for the fish of a lifetime! Bluewater spearfishing equipment and a professional in-water guide is included. Pelagic fish can be difficult to hunt, they are always on the move and it takes years of experience to find them. Each day presents new challenges and opportunities, this is part of the thrill when hunting these fish. Bluewater spearfishing is our specialty, this is what we live for! Nothing beats the feeling of seeing you land your first Wahoo or your largest Mahi Mahi! Equipment, in-water guide, captain, license, and bait included. Read More

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Everything to Know About Booking a Miami Beach african pompano fishing charter

What are the best african pompano fishing charters in Miami Beach?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 14 african pompano trip in Miami Beach: Spearfishing Miami Beach guided by Aaron.

Our guides in Miami Beach are rated a 5 out of 5 based on 2711 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.

Other popular cities nearby for booking an African Pompano charter include Miami, Fort Lauderdale and Pompano Beach.

Looking for kid friendly african pompano guides / fishing lessons in Miami Beach? Check out our beginner and family friendly african pompano guides in Miami Beach.

What types of african pompano fishing charters are common in Miami Beach?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular for african pompano in Miami Beach as well as nearshore fishing, inshore fishing, and jetty fishing.

The most common fishing techniques in Miami Beach are live bait fishing, drift fishing, and bottom fishing but artificial lure fishing and trolling are popular as well.

How much do Miami Beach african pompano fishing charters cost?

for african pompano in Miami Beach prices can range anywhere from about $800 to $1,700, but the average price for a half day trip for african pompano in Miami Beach is $895. The average price for a full day trip for african pompano in Miami Beach is $1,270.

What month is best for african pompano fishing in Miami Beach?

The most popular season for african pompano fishing in Miami Beach is spring, and most anglers book their trips 23 days in advance.

Do I need a Miami Beach fishing license for african pompano and what are the bag limits for african pompano in Miami Beach?

You’re in luck! Our fishing tours in Miami Beach don’t require you to purchase a fishing license – your group is covered by your boat’s captain. See here for more information on bag limits and fishing season regulations in Miami Beach.

What is african pompano fishing in Miami Beach all about?

African pompano, though perhaps less commonly targeted than some other species, are a prized catch for anglers exploring the waters around Miami Beach. These sleek and powerful fish inhabit a variety of habitats, including reefs, wrecks, and offshore structures, making them accessible to fishermen year-round. While African pompano can be found in other areas of the world, encountering them in the waters off Miami Beach adds an exciting dimension to any angling adventure.

One effective method for targeting African pompano in Miami Beach is bottom fishing with live or cut bait near offshore reefs and wrecks. Anglers often use small live fish such as pilchards or pinfish, as well as squid or cut bait, to entice African pompano into striking. Fishing near structure increases the chances of encountering these prized fish, as they often use such areas as ambush points to prey on passing baitfish and crustaceans.

Another popular technique for African pompano fishing in Miami Beach is vertical jigging with metal jigs. Anglers drop the jig down to the desired depth and impart sharp upward jerks to mimic the movement of fleeing baitfish. This technique is particularly effective when fishing over deep wrecks or offshore structures where African pompano are known to congregate. With their powerful strikes and determined fights, hooking into an African pompano off the coast of Miami Beach promises an exhilarating angling experience for fishermen of all skill levels.

African pompano seasons in Miami Beach present anglers with varying opportunities to target these prized fish throughout the year. While African pompano can be encountered year-round, their presence and activity levels may fluctuate depending on the season. Spring and summer are generally considered prime seasons for African pompano fishing in Miami Beach, as warmer water temperatures increase their activity and feeding behavior. During the spring months, African pompano become more active as they emerge from deeper waters to forage in shallower areas near reefs, wrecks, and offshore structures. Anglers can take advantage of this by targeting African pompano in nearshore and offshore waters, where they often gather in schools to feed on baitfish and crustaceans. Summer sees a continuation of this trend, with African pompano remaining plentiful and actively feeding in the warm coastal waters off Miami Beach. While spring and summer are peak seasons for African pompano in Miami Beach, these fish can still be encountered during the fall and winter months, albeit with reduced abundance and activity levels. As water temperatures cool, African pompano may migrate to deeper offshore waters or seek refuge in warmer, more sheltered areas. However, dedicated anglers who know where to look and how to adapt their techniques can still find success in targeting African pompano year-round in the waters off Miami Beach.

African pompano seasons in Miami Beach present anglers with varying opportunities to target these prized fish throughout the year. While African pompano can be encountered year-round, their presence and activity levels may fluctuate depending on the season. Spring and summer are generally considered prime seasons for African pompano fishing in Miami Beach, as warmer water temperatures increase their activity and feeding behavior.

During the spring months, African pompano become more active as they emerge from deeper waters to forage in shallower areas near reefs, wrecks, and offshore structures. Anglers can take advantage of this by targeting African pompano in nearshore and offshore waters, where they often gather in schools to feed on baitfish and crustaceans. Summer sees a continuation of this trend, with African pompano remaining plentiful and actively feeding in the warm coastal waters off Miami Beach.

While spring and summer are peak seasons for African pompano in Miami Beach, these fish can still be encountered during the fall and winter months, albeit with reduced abundance and activity levels. As water temperatures cool, African pompano may migrate to deeper offshore waters or seek refuge in warmer, more sheltered areas. However, dedicated anglers who know where to look and how to adapt their techniques can still find success in targeting African pompano year-round in the waters off Miami Beach.

What techniques are popular for catching african pompano in Miami Beach?

When it comes to African pompano fishing in Miami Beach, anglers often rely on a combination of techniques to increase their chances of success. One effective method is bottom fishing with live or cut bait near offshore reefs, wrecks, and structures where African pompano are known to congregate. Anglers typically use small live fish such as pilchards or pinfish, as well as squid or cut bait, to entice these elusive fish into striking. Fishing near structure increases the likelihood of encountering African pompano, as they often use these areas as ambush points to prey on passing baitfish and crustaceans.

Vertical jigging with metal jigs is another popular technique for African pompano fishing in Miami Beach, especially when targeting fish over deep wrecks or offshore structures. Anglers drop the jig down to the desired depth and impart sharp upward jerks to mimic the movement of fleeing baitfish. This method can be highly effective in enticing African pompano to strike, as the erratic movement of the jig triggers their predatory instincts. Vertical jigging allows anglers to cover a large area of water and explore different depths until they locate the desired strike zone.

Trolling with diving plugs or skirted lures is also a viable technique for targeting African pompano in Miami Beach, particularly when fishing in deeper offshore waters. Anglers can vary the speed and depth of the trolling presentation to entice strikes from African pompano as well as other pelagic species. By experimenting with different trolling speeds and lure colors, anglers can increase their chances of hooking into these prized fish while enjoying the scenic beauty of Miami Beach's coastal waters.

What other species are popular in Miami Beach?

Aside from African pompano, Miami Beach offers anglers a diverse range of other species to target, ensuring exciting fishing opportunities throughout the year. One popular catch among fishermen is the sailfish, known for its impressive size, speed, and acrobatic leaps. Sailfish are commonly found in offshore waters, particularly along the Gulf Stream, where they prey on baitfish and squid. Anglers targeting sailfish often troll with rigged baits or artificial lures, providing an exhilarating challenge for those lucky enough to hook into one of these powerful fish.

Another sought-after species in Miami Beach is the amberjack, prized for its strong fighting ability and delicious flesh. Amberjack can be found around wrecks, reefs, and other offshore structures, where they patrol the depths in search of prey. Anglers targeting amberjack often use live bait such as small fish or squid, as well as vertical jigging with metal jigs, to entice strikes. These formidable fish provide an exciting challenge for anglers seeking an adrenaline-pumping battle on the open water.

In addition to sailfish and amberjack, Miami Beach waters are home to a variety of other sought-after species, including king mackerel, cobia, and grouper. Whether fishing from a boat, kayak, or the shoreline, anglers can explore the diverse habitats and fishing grounds around Miami Beach to pursue their preferred species. With its abundant marine life and scenic coastal vistas, Miami Beach offers anglers of all skill levels the opportunity to reel in a memorable catch and enjoy the thrill of fishing in this vibrant coastal paradise.

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  • ★★★★★
    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

  • ★★★★★
    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 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

  • ★★★★★
    We had a great full day trip with Captain Chris. Chris really helped my wife with his patience and encouragement fight big fish in deep water and use lighter tackle at the shallower wreck. She landed nice yellowtail, yellow jack, mackerel and amberjack. Chris worked hard all day keeping us in fish and rigged as the shark tax was high though the morning. At the end of the day we got great local restaurant recommendations and tips on cooking our catch. Loved the boat playlist! Highly recommend and hope to come back to fish with Chris again.

    John K. with Chris P. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    We had a blast fishing with Captain Troy and his crew! They did everything possible to provide us an exciting adventure during our vacation. We caught a variety of fish and enjoyed grilling them up that evening. We highly recommend Captain Troy for your Florida Keys fishing adventure.

    Patrick G. with Troy W. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Great time! Very nice guy, helpful, knowledgeable and friendly. Would definitely go out again.

    Jeff C. with Daniel P. of Key Largo, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    We had a wonderful day fishing with Chris. He is incredibly knowledgeable and his passion for fishing really shows. We had three younger kids with and he definitely knows how to make it a great experience for even the novice fishermen. We would definitely take another trip with captain Chris!

    Donald S. with Chris P. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Chris was amazing! He taught everyone how to properly fish and catch fish. We caught plenty of fish even though he said it was a light day. We were pretty excited to get a wide variety of fish including a couple different groupers and some nurse sharks. Hopefully his new term for the nurse shark will follow him on many voyages to come! We all had a great time would totally recommend and would love to come back!

    Kevin Z. with Chris P. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Outstanding!!!! Chris is the best fish guide I’ve ever been out with out of Islamorada.

    Juan A. with Chris P. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Chris rocks!!! Personable and knowledgeable. Great day fishing. Will recommend

    Sharon with Chris P. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Wow what a great time we had. Captain Scott was awesome caught some fish, great conversation as well would recommend to anybody.

    Nickolas T. with Scott G. of Tavernier, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Scott was great

    Jacob H. with Scott G. of Tavernier, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Chris worked hard for each of us to catch a great fish! It was a lot of fun and can’t wait to get them to the grill!

    Dave H. with Chris P. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    EXEPTIONAL... HARD WORKING TALENTED CAPTAIN. WE HIGHLY RECOMMEND.. OH BTW... WE CAUGHT SOME BIGGGG FISH!

    Jeff A. with Chris P. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Awesome trip captain Chris is great!

    Joseph B. with Chris P. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    This was our 3rd trip with Chris that week. While all were memorable, this one ranks with a lifetime best. You can't control the fish, and as always, Chris put in maximum effort. However, on this day, the fish cooperated. My son landed a 45 pound Cobia, we had a couple large Mutton Snappers, a pair of King Mackerels, and a bonus Amberjack. Simply amazing day! I can't wait until our next trip! Already making plans...

    Carl L. with Chris P. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    We just got back prior to me writing this. Captain Chris, hands down is the best guide I have booked with. He is professional, positive, and driven. He worked incredibly hard to put us on fish, and stayed later than he would have been required. He is very knowledgeable. I am thrilled we have two more days booked this week.

    Carl L. with Chris P. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Simply outstanding. We went out in challenging weather conditions (25+ MPH wind) - Chris put in the effort to make the trip a success. Highly recommended.

    Justin M. with Chris P. of Islamorada, Florida

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