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Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Miami Beach

Offshore Reefs And More

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35 ft 1 - 5 People $$
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Kite Fishing Miami

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1 - 6 People $$$

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trip description for Biscayne Bay Flats Frenzy in Miami Beach

Hop on board with Captain Ryan and prepare for an action packed South Florida fishing adventure! Providing conditions similar to the Florida Keys, Miami is a perfect spot to find the elusive Bonefish and other picture-worthy species not too far from a big city. On this 4 to 8-hour trip, Captain Ryan will take you into the Biscayne Bay inshores to go after Bonefish, Mangrove Snapper, Permit, and Redfish. You'll be using light tackle to attract these sought after fish. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced fisher, Captain Ryan will take you to the prime spots and give you some helpful pointers. Captain Robert will provide all rods, reels, and tackle. All you need is a valid Florida fishing license as well as some food and drinks. Come visit Miami and have a super fun time on the water with Captain Ryan! Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in Miami Beach

Biscayne Bay Flats Frenzy

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22 ft 1 - 2 People $$
Fishing in Miami Beach
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trip description for Miami Beach Sportfishing Trip in Miami Beach

Sportfishing here in Miami Beach is a unique experience unlike any other. Captain Ethan and his crew know the area and know how to make your trip enjoyable and memorable. His sportfishing charters offer plenty of opportunities to catch and keep your fish, if you so desire! Ethan and his crew can even clean your catch and suggest nearby restaurants that will cook it up for you. Charters launch from the Miami Beach Marina and traverse the area between Ft. Lauderdale and Key Largo. However, if the fishing report states a much wider range, Captain Ethan will go as far as 30 miles offshore. His goal is to give you the best sportfishing experience possible—each and every trip. Some of the fish regularly caught on these trips include Mahi Mahi, Sailfish, Kingfish, Tuna, Sharks, Blackfin Tuna, and Wahoo. However, an unexpected blue or white Marlin may show its face in the spread, when an experienced angler knows you never know what to expect. While a few fish are catch and release only, you can keep much of what you catch—depending on size. Our crew will keep you up to date with the current information. A day of sport fishing is something you will never forget! All equipment is provided, but you are welcome to use your own if you prefer. Please bring your own snacks and drinks for the trip as well as a tip for the deckhands! Read More

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Miami Beach

Miami Beach Sportfishing Trip

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33 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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trip description for Inshore Charter - 22' Pathfinder in Miami Beach

Join Captain David for an exciting fishing charter right here in Miami Beach! You'll be fishing on board his Pathfinder bay boat, which is equipped with a 150 Yamaha, Power Poles, and Motor Guide Auto-Pilot trolling motor. This boat also has 30 and 35-gallon live wells that keep bait like mullet, shrimp, pilchards, herring, pinfish, and ballyhoo frisky all day long. During bay trips, Captain David will target Tarpon in multiple settings, along with Snook, Snapper, Sharks, Barracudas, Jacks, and a variety of other species. If you catch any tasty fish, Captain David will gladly fillet your catch for you at the dock. On the day of your charter, remember to bring a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, camera, and food and drinks. Get out there and have a blast! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Miami Beach

Inshore Charter - 22' Pathfinder

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22 ft 1 - 3 People $$
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trip description for Tarpon Trip - 22' Pathfinder in Miami Beach

South Florida Inshore Charters is located in sunny South Florida and is run by Captain David. They welcome people of all ages from the novice angler to a seasoned old salt.  So Come Join Captain David on his loaded 2012 Pathfinder with a 150 Yamaha, Power Pole, and Motor Guide Auto-Pilot trolling motor with a 30 and 35 gallon live well to keep those mullet, shrimp, pilchards, herring, pinfish and ballyhoo frisky all day long. The boat is as versatile an inshore vessel as you can find with a draft of 12inches but yet big enough to fish the reef comfortably with the seas 2ft or less. For these Tarpon trips you will do a mix of sight fishing and drift fishing for these Silver Kings. Explore the Flats, Bays and Surf for rolling fish, or bust it to the channels to wait for them to swim by. Both are awesome techniques and result in big fish! On the day of the charter be sure to bring a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, camera, food and drinks Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Miami Beach

Tarpon Trip - 22' Pathfinder

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22 ft 1 - 3 People $$
Fishing in Key Biscayne
Fishing in Key Biscayne
Fishing in Key Biscayne
trip description for Half Day Inshore - 22' Epic in Key Biscayne

You'll be fishing inshore in the Biscayne Bay National Park. Fish you can catch include Snook, Tarpon, Permit, Bonefish, and many more. This is a great trip for all beginners or anglers who want to perfect their fly fishing abilities. Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Key Biscayne

Half Day Inshore - 22' Epic

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22 ft 1 - 4 People $$
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trip description for Half or Full Day Offshore - 22' Epic in Key Biscayne

Head offshore with Captain Raul for an epic half or full day adventure off Miami Beach. The beauty of the Miami beach fishery is its crazy close proximity to the deep water. While most fishing destinations require a full day aboard the boat in order to get far enough offshore, in Miami, you can easily hook into some tasty and large sportfish on a half-day adventure. Going out for a full day, however, gives you enough time to reach really deep fishing spots and go after the biggest, fastest fish out there. Some of your targets can be Swordfish, Sailfish, Mahi Mahi, Barracuda, and more. Your fishing equipment is fully covered by the captain, so all you need to bring are you favorite snacks and drinks, and Captain Raul will take care of the rest! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Key Biscayne

Half Or Full Day Offshore - 22' Epic

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22 ft 1 - 4 People $$
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trip description for Miami Beach Mixed Bag in Miami Beach

Half-day offshore fishing charters are a great way to get some quality fishing in just 4 hours. We stick closer to shore on the half-day trips to maximize your fishing time. Half-day charters run from 7 am - 11 am or 2 pm - 6 pm Friday, Saturday & Sunday. And for our full-day fishing charters, we go wherever the fish are biting! Full-day charters run from 7 am - 3 pm Friday, Saturday & Sunday. Captain Daniel will provide all the gear, rods, tackle, ice, and water for your trip, so all you need to pack is your lunch/snacks and your sun protection (hats, glasses, sunscreen) and Captain Daniel will make sure you're well taken care of! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Miami Beach

Miami Beach Mixed Bag

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28 ft 1 - 5 People $$
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trip description for Swordfish Trip - 28’ World Cat in Miami Beach

Join Captain Daniel for a full day pursuing Swordfish, the sea monsters famed for their elusive behavior and epic fights on the hook. Swordfish are a bucket-list fish, so this offshore adventure promises to be a great time. Captain Daniel will use his extensive experience to try and hook you the fight of your life! The 28' World Cat Catamaran is powered by twin 450HP Yamaha engines and comes equipped with GPS, Fishfinder, a live bait well and an ice box. Take a smooth ride in the picturesque waters of South Florida before the action starts! Captain Daniel will provide all the gear, rods, tackle, ice, and water for your trip, so all you need to pack is your lunch/snacks and your sun protection (hats, glasses, sunscreen). Captain Daniel will make sure you're well taken care of! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Miami Beach

Swordfish Trip - 28’ World Cat

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28 ft 1 - 5 People $$$
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trip description for Miami Beach Fishing in Miami Beach

Based out of Miami Beach, Captain Leo is your top choice for light tackle sportfishing in South Florida. Captain Leo offers some of the best Miami fishing around! We are equipped to give you a fishing experience of a lifetime and will go the extra mile to ensure your success. Children and families are welcome, and we encourage anglers of all skill levels to join us for a great day of Miami fishing. Captain Leo can pick you up at a bunch of different launches so whichever is most convenient for you just let us know! Haulover Boat Ramp, 15600 Collins Avenue North Miami, FL 33154 Watson Island Boat Ramp, 1050 MacArthur Cswy Miami, FL 33123 Crandon Bait and Tackle, 4000 Crandon Blvd Key Biscayne, FL 33149 Black Point Marina, 24775 87th Ave Homestead, FL 33032 Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Miami Beach

Miami Beach Fishing

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20 ft 1 - 3 People $$
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Fishing in Miami Beach
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trip description for Tarpon and Snook Trip in Miami Beach

Based out of Miami Beach, Captain Leo is your top choice for light tackle sportfishing in South Florida. Captain Leo specializes in wrestling with Tarpon and Snook—the king and queen of the Florida inshore! Nothing makes him more excited than getting his clients hooked up with these epic fish. His charter is equipped to give you a fishing experience of a lifetime and will go the extra mile to ensure your success. This trip is a little more action-oriented, but children and families are still welcome, and we encourage anglers of all skill levels to join Captain Leo to feel the power of a full-grown Tarpon, you won't soon forget it!! Captain Leo provides everything for your charter from rods and reels, to ice and water. All you need to bring are your favorite snacks and other soft drinks, and your sun protection. Polarized sunglasses can be a huge help as well! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Miami Beach

Tarpon And Snook Trip

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20 ft 1 - 3 People $$
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trip description for Miami Fishing Mayhem! in Miami Beach

It only takes six minutes to reach the ocean from Captain Chad's dock and most of the fish we catch are within two miles offshore. Miami's warm Gulf Stream waters produce fish all year round, including Sailfish, Wahoo, Dolphin, Kingfish, Tuna, Amberjack, Barracuda and Sharks. The "OLD HAT" is a custom 43ft completely redone in 2004 with brand new Cummins QSM11 engines total of 1300 horsepower which makes it the quickest charter boat in the fleet cutting down the time to the fishing grounds. The boat is clean and very spacious with plenty of seating up on the bridge and downstairs in the cockpit, equipped with a new custom Release fighting chair, Livewell, Fishbox, Radar, Sonar, top of the line tackle it is truly a fishing machine. Captain Chad will provide all the fishing tackle including Shimano reels on custom rods. Everything is provided and comes fully loaded aboard thee "OLD HAT" this way all you need to bring are your favorite snacks and drinks and your sun protection. Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Miami Beach

Miami Fishing Mayhem!

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43 ft 1 - 6 People $$
Fishing in Miami
Fishing in Miami
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trip description for Offshore Big Game Trip in Miami

Launch with Captain Bryan to chase down Miami's offshore big game on this private charter for up to 6 guests! Please note that the full day 8 hour trips require a 1 hour travel time to and from the fishing grounds offshore, but the fishing is well worth the wait! You will be fishing aboard Captain Bryan's 36’ Yellowfin center console powered with (3) 275hp Mercury Vetados. You won't be ripping it to Bimini on this 5-hour adventure, but you will be getting out to the fishing grounds as quickly as possible! Miami is known for its outstanding populations of Sailfish, Blackfin Tuna, Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, Mackerel, Amberjack, and Grouper. All of which require a slightly different technique or location to catch so make sure you tell your captain what species you'd like to target most! The price includes your captain, mate, boat, fuel, live bait, dead bait, fishing licenses, all necessary tackle, bottled waters and ice. Feel free to bring any food or drinks you want. Alcohol and glass bottles are perfectly fine too! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Miami

Offshore Big Game Trip

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36 ft 1 - 6 People $$

Everything to Know About Booking a Miami Beach lemon shark fishing charter

What are the best lemon shark fishing charters in Miami Beach?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 2 lemon shark trip in Miami Beach: Offshore Reefs and More guided by Gavet.

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Another popular city nearby for booking a Lemon Shark charter is Key Biscayne.

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What types of lemon shark fishing charters are common in Miami Beach?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular for lemon shark in Miami Beach.

The most common fishing techniques in Miami Beach are heavy tackle fishing, trolling, and deep dropping but drift fishing and kite fishing are popular as well.

How much do Miami Beach lemon shark fishing charters cost?

for lemon shark in Miami Beach prices can range anywhere from an affordable $850 to $1,600, but the average price for a half day trip for lemon shark in Miami Beach is $900. The average price for a full day trip for lemon shark in Miami Beach is $1,308.

What month is best for lemon shark fishing in Miami Beach?

The most popular season for lemon shark fishing in Miami Beach is spring, and most anglers book their trips 17 days in advance.

Do I need a Miami Beach fishing license for lemon shark and what are the bag limits for lemon shark 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 lemon shark fishing in Miami beach all about?

Lemon sharks are a prevalent species found in the waters around Miami Beach, making them a popular target for anglers seeking thrilling fishing experiences. These sharks are known for their distinctive yellowish coloration and can grow to impressive sizes, with adults reaching lengths of up to 10 feet or more. Lemon sharks inhabit a variety of habitats, including shallow coastal waters, estuaries, and mangrove-lined channels, making them accessible to anglers fishing from both shore and boat.

Anglers targeting lemon sharks in Miami Beach often use a variety of techniques to entice strikes from these powerful predators. One common method is bottom fishing using cut bait or live baitfish. Anglers anchor their boats in areas known to be frequented by lemon sharks, such as channels or flats near mangrove islands, and deploy baited rigs to the ocean floor. Lemon sharks have a keen sense of smell and are attracted to the scent of fresh bait, making them susceptible to this method of fishing.

Another popular technique for lemon shark fishing in Miami Beach is sight-fishing. Anglers pole or wade along shallow flats or sandbars, scanning the water for signs of cruising sharks. Once spotted, anglers cast large artificial lures or live baitfish in the path of the shark, enticing it to strike. Sight-fishing for lemon sharks requires stealth and patience, as these predators can be wary and easily spooked. Nevertheless, the adrenaline rush of hooking into a powerful lemon shark in the clear waters of Miami Beach makes this method a favorite among anglers seeking an exciting challenge.

What are the most popular months to fish for lemon shark in Miami beach?

Lemon sharks can be found in the waters around Miami Beach year-round, but their presence and behavior can vary depending on the season. Generally, lemon sharks are more abundant in Miami Beach during the warmer months, from late spring through early fall. During this time, rising water temperatures prompt lemon sharks to become more active and move into shallower waters to feed and reproduce. Anglers can capitalize on these conditions, enjoying prime opportunities to target lemon sharks amidst the clear coastal waters of Miami Beach.

Late spring and summer mark the peak season for lemon sharks in Miami Beach, with increased numbers of sharks congregating in nearshore areas and along the flats. Warm water temperatures stimulate feeding activity and attract lemon sharks to coastal habitats such as estuaries, mangrove-lined channels, and sandy flats where they prey on fish, crustaceans, and other marine life. Anglers targeting lemon sharks during this season may have the best chance of encountering large numbers of sharks and experiencing thrilling battles against these powerful predators.

While summer is considered the peak season for lemon sharks in Miami Beach, these sharks can still be found in the area's waters during the cooler months. However, their behavior may change as water temperatures drop, causing lemon sharks to move into deeper waters or migrate to warmer areas along the coast. Nevertheless, dedicated anglers can still target lemon sharks year-round by focusing on areas with suitable habitat and conditions. Understanding the seasonal patterns of lemon sharks in Miami Beach is key to maximizing success on the water and enjoying memorable fishing adventures against the backdrop of the city's stunning coastal landscape.

What techniques are popular for catching lemon shark in Miami beach?

Lemon shark fishing in Miami Beach offers anglers an exhilarating experience, with various techniques tailored to hooking these powerful predators. One effective method for targeting lemon sharks is bottom fishing using cut bait or live baitfish. Anglers typically anchor their boats in areas known to be frequented by lemon sharks, such as channels or flats near mangrove islands, and deploy baited rigs to the ocean floor. Lemon sharks possess a keen sense of smell and are drawn to the scent of fresh bait, making them susceptible to this method of fishing.

Another popular technique for lemon shark fishing in Miami Beach is sight-fishing. Anglers pole or wade along shallow flats or sandbars, scanning the water for signs of cruising sharks. Once spotted, anglers cast large artificial lures or live baitfish in the path of the shark, enticing it to strike. Sight-fishing for lemon sharks requires stealth and patience, as these predators can be wary and easily spooked. Nevertheless, the adrenaline rush of hooking into a powerful lemon shark in the clear waters of Miami Beach makes this method a favorite among anglers seeking an exciting challenge.

Chumming is also a widely used technique for lemon shark fishing in Miami Beach. Anglers deploy a mixture of ground fish, oils, and other attractants into the water to create a scent trail that draws lemon sharks to the area. Once sharks are present, anglers can then present baited hooks or lures to entice strikes. Chumming can be particularly effective when targeting lemon sharks from anchored boats or while fishing from shore, as it helps concentrate sharks in a specific area and increases the likelihood of successful hookups. Overall, lemon shark fishing in Miami Beach offers anglers a thrilling opportunity to test their skills against these formidable predators in the beautiful coastal waters of South Florida.

What other species are popular in Miami beach?

Aside from lemon sharks, Miami's waters offer anglers a diverse array of species to target, providing ample opportunities for exciting fishing adventures. One popular species among anglers is the tarpon, known for its impressive size, acrobatic leaps, and powerful fights. Tarpon are prevalent in Miami's coastal waters, particularly during their seasonal migrations along the Florida coast. Anglers often target tarpon in channels, flats, and around bridges, using live bait such as mullet or crabs, as well as artificial lures like swimbaits or topwater plugs, to entice strikes from these majestic fish.

Another sought-after species in Miami is the snook, prized for its strength, agility, and challenging fights. These predatory fish are abundant in Miami's mangrove-lined shorelines, bridges, and inlets, where they ambush prey in the shallows. Anglers commonly target snook using live baitfish such as pilchards or pinfish rigged on circle hooks, as well as artificial lures like soft plastic swimbaits or topwater plugs. Snook fishing in Miami provides anglers with thrilling battles against these elusive predators amidst the city's stunning coastal scenery.

Miami's coastal ecosystem also provides opportunities to target species such as mahi-mahi, sailfish, wahoo, kingfish, grouper, and snapper, among others. Whether fishing inshore along the reefs or venturing offshore to deeper waters, anglers can enjoy a wide range of fishing experiences year-round. With its warm climate, clear waters, and abundant fish populations, Miami offers endless opportunities for anglers to pursue their favorite species and create unforgettable fishing memories against the backdrop of the city's stunning coastal landscape.

Recent Reviews of Captain Experiences

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    Great experience on the boat with David. Super patience and super knowledgable, hooked some giants and had a blast!

    Austin E. with David C. of Miami Beach, Florida

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    Great captain and first mate.

    Robert D. with Eric R. of Miami Beach, Florida

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    He was great. He worked his ass off, but unfortunately we didn't catch a fish.

    George B. with David C. of Miami Beach, Florida

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    Captain Eric was real nice! It was an awesome time out in the deep sea. We caught Tuna and Yellowtail Snappers.

    In P. with Eric R. of Miami Beach, Florida

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    It was a slow day but Capt Eric was great.

    Mike S. with Eric R. of Miami Beach, Florida

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    Great day on the water with Cap't David! We hooked up with tarpon all morning and had an absolute blast. Can't say enough good things!

    David T. with David C. of Miami Beach, Florida

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    Leo is the best guide for a real sport fishing day. He knows the spots and what the fish want. I recommand Leo 200%.

    J-F L. with Leo L. of Miami Beach, Florida

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    Fred was awesome! Would highly recommend!

    Steven A. with Fred D. of Miami Beach, Florida

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    Maurice and his son took 5 of us out and despite unusual 50 degree rainy weather in Miami we absolutely crushed it. Caught some kingfish, false albacore, and-the cherry on top-a beautiful sailfish. Maurice worked tirelessly to put us on fish and even stayed out a little longer than we should have to get us more bites. He runs a very clean operation and I’ll be back for more.

    Attison B. with Maurice Y. of Miami Beach, Florida

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