Yellowtail Snapper Charters In Florida

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What are the best yellowtail snapper fishing charters in Florida?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 108 yellowtail snapper trips in Florida, and the most popular trips in the area are Clearwater Mixed Bag Trip guided by Gage, Tavernier Backcountry Fishing guided by Ben, and Key West Offshore Action guided by John.

Our guides in Florida are rated a 5 out of 5 based on 7333 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.

The most popular cities to book a Yellowtail Snapper charter in Florida are Key West, Islamorada and Key Largo.

What types of yellowtail snapper fishing charters are common in Florida?

Nearshore fishing is the most popular for yellowtail snapper in Florida as well as deep sea fishing, inshore fishing, and flats fishing.

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

How much do Florida yellowtail snapper fishing charters cost?

for yellowtail snapper in Florida prices can range anywhere from $300 to $3,000 and up, but the average price for a half day trip for yellowtail snapper in Florida is $899. The average price for a full day trip for yellowtail snapper in Florida is $1,456.

What month is best for yellowtail snapper fishing in Florida?

The most popular season for yellowtail snapper fishing in Florida is spring, and most anglers book their trips 26 days in advance.

Do I need a Florida fishing license for yellowtail snapper and what are the bag limits for yellowtail snapper in Florida?

You’re in luck! Our fishing tours in Florida 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 Florida.

Recent Reviews of Captain Experiences

  • ★★★★★
    Capt. Rick and Hope were the best we’ve had a chance to fish with! Great boat, everything you need is offered, good fishing, and a lot of fun. We will be fishing with them again soon and I highly recommend if you are traveling with the whole family, friends, or kids. They have it covered.

    Jason L. with Ron F. of St. Petersburg, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Bill's boat was immaculate. He accommodated my special request on short notice and made my trip outstanding. Very experienced captain, he knew the waterways like the back of his hand, and was passionate about fishing.

    Christopher M. with Bill R. of Pompano Beach, 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! Lots of fish and good conversation! We’ll be back. We had a blast!

    Brittni H. with Jason C. of Key Largo, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    The guide was really good at getting us on the fish and multiple species and big fish! However he was kinda aggressive and yelled at us and made us clean up his boat every 5 minutes. 2 out of the 3 of us were new and never fished however he was kinda aggressive in teaching fishing techniques. He kinda made it feel like he caught the fish and then we just realed them in. But this guide does know his stuff and will get you on fish. On top of that not his fault at all!! But my trip was booked for the mangroves and captain experiences changed it to kinda deep ocean fishing.

    Allen R. with Hunter L. of Key West, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    We had a blast with Captain Brad and his crew Miles and Whitney! The boat had a toilet, lots of comfortable and covered seating for those that were not fishing. They were great with instructions and techniques on how to land the catch! They knew all the hot spots and we had enough fish to feed an army dinner!

    Rachel S. with Brad P. of Marathon, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    The guys were very happy with their trip and happy with the catch! Dustin was great also! Thanks we would do this again

    Stephen B. with Dustin L. of Sarasota, Florida

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

    JOSEPH B. with Chris P. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Paul and First Mate ed were great. Kind of a rough weather day (they gave us the iption to cancel) and they did everything possible to keep the ride as comfortable as they could. Ed did 3 hours of non-stop chumming/baiting and was determined to maximize our catch. I will look forward to our next day on the water.

    Jonathan J. with Paul J. of Islamorada, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    NON-STOP ACTION! Captain Experiences “HOOKED” us up with Captain Ben! Captain Ben is not only professional but he has the experience, knowledge, patience and skill that put us on multi species of fish, in diverse weather conditions throughout the day!! My two sons and I agree, that fishing with Captain Ben was like fishing with a friend! We made memories that will last forever! April 25, 2023.

    Joseph B. with Ben T. of Tavernier, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Had a great day out in spite of some stormy weather. Captain Jake was an awesome guide and took me to where he knew I would "at least catch some dinner." We try to get on some Mahi but not so lucky. But Captain Jake gave me the option of staying where he knew we could keep reeling in some good eating fish. Captain Jake was knowledgeable, safe, and a great guy. Will be back here at some point again, and would totally recommend him as your charter experience.

    Chad C. with Jake A. of Marathon, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    This trip was definitely our highlight of the whole vacation. The captain was knowledgeable, experienced, friendly and highly accommodating. This made the trip so enjoyable. His first mate, Josh, was so efficient and explained everything he was doing so we could learn and stay safe. Both of them were so easy to have conversations with and really made for the best time at sea. We ended up reeling in 16 fish and throwing back 7 due to size. Fun-ish little story, one of the Mahi Mahi we reeled in came into the boat as half a fish because a shark bit at it as we were fighting it in. It was clear to see the bite marks. So we finished the day with 8 Mahi and 1 Wahoo, but even without the incredible luck we had on the sea, this trip would have been amazing. Josh filleted everything we caught and we gave away a bunch, and even the local restaurants will prepared it for you if needed. I highly recommend this excursion.

    Kelly S. with Chuck T. of Key West, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Captain John was awesome! He was super upfront about water conditions and left all the decisions to us. Had a quick backup plan for us since there were 7-9 foot seas offshore. Caught some fish waiting out the weather and then put us on the fish we were after! 10/10 would recommend

    Chase G. with John G. of Key West, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Highly recommended Capt. Hunter took my family on a great adventure. He made sure that we caught a ton of fish and taught my son Hank loads about fishing for the next time. Great fun for the family.

    Joe W. with Hunter L. of Key West, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Jack was a great guide we had a ton of fun!!

    David G. with Jake A. of Marathon, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Our group had 5 people with little to no fishing experience. Brad took us to fish for yellowtale first, about 35 minutes away from the dock. He and his hand Miles showed us how to use the rods properly and we caught about 10 or 12 yellowtales. They were both very friendly and helpful, we all felt comfortable and had a good time. Unfortunately some of us got sea sick so we decided to cut the trip short. Brad had cautioned us about that beforehand and offered to move our trip to a day with calmer weather, what we would have done would we have had the time. We would definitely go with Brad again. He is a friendly local guy and he made the trip fun and personal, not at all commercial like some of the bigger boats. He knows the area and waters very well.

    . with Brad P. of Marathon, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Alex was great. We caught many fish, had a good time.

    Scott S. with Alex H. of Key West, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    We had a great time! He was great with the kids and put us on the fish! Would go with him again!

    Sean S. with Eric G. of Key West, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Hunter was great with the kids. He definitely got us on the fish. The kids were so busy reeling in fish that I couldn’t! They had a great time.! Thanks!!

    Jonathan E. with Hunter L. of Key West, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Had a great trip yesterday 3/27/23 with Gage and His assistant. Got plenty of fish, including a nice run of Grouper on the last stop. The Boat ride out, and back in was very comfortable, and the fishing gear was top notch...we will definetely be back again !

    Forrest D. with Gage B. of Clearwater, Florida

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