Types of Key West Fish

Types of Key West Fish

Yellow Jack

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Yellow Jack is a common fish on the Atlantic side of the Florida Keys and Key West.  They often run in schools and can grow over 20#. They can be caught all over the reef in all different sizes. Finicky Eaters They put up a great fight on light tackle and can be a blast […]

Types of Key West Fish

Barracuda Fishing

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Barracuda are very common in the Florida Keys and Key West. They are a long thin kind of fish, similar to pike or pickerel. Aggressive They have rows of huge teeth can be very aggressive, attacking fish almost the same size as them. They make a habit out of stealing fish from anglers on popular […]

Types of Key West Fish

Mangrove snapper

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Mangrove snappers are the “every man’s fish”- from your roadside fishing spot to the big commercial boats, you can find mangroves being hauled in for good eating all over Florida.  Mangrove snapper are also known as grey snapper and they are very common in the Florida Keys. Key West Fishing Trips They don’t grow as […]

Types of Key West Fish

Sailfish- Key West Sailfishing

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Sailfish are an extremely sought after gamefish in the warmer waters of the ocean. This incredible species not only puts up a good fight, but is also a beautiful fish to catch. Key West Deep Sea Fishing Charters Sailfish are characterized by a long body with an erect dorsal fin running the length of its’ […]