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What are the best fishing charters in Key West?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 6 trips in Key West, and the most popular trips in the area are Key West Slam - 24' Sailfish guided by Justin, Key West Backcountry Tarpon Fishing guided by Brad, and Nearshore / Offshore Key West guided by Mike.

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The most popular cities to book a charter in are Key West, Cudjoe Key and Stock Island.

What types of fishing charters are common in Key West?

Offshore fishing is the most popular in Key West as well as inshore fishing and nearshore fishing.

The most commonly sought after species in Key West are: 1. amberjack, 2. mutton snapper, 3. black grouper, 4. blackfin tuna, and 5. mahi mahi / dorado.

The most common fishing techniques in Key West are light tackle fishing, bottom fishing, and heavy tackle fishing but jigging and trolling are popular as well.

How much do Key West fishing charters cost?

in Key West prices can range anywhere from $410 to $3,000 and up, but the average price for a half day in Key West is $1,012. The average price for a full day in Key West is $1,794.

When is the best time to go fishing in Key West?

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

Where can I get a Key West fishing license and what are the bag limits in Key West?

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