Yellow Jack

Yellow Jack

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...
Barracuda Fishing

Barracuda Fishing

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...
Live Bait Fishing in Key West

Live Bait Fishing in Key West

There are many different ways to fish in Key West but perhaps one of the most popular and effective techniques is live baiting. Just like fishing, catching bait requires skill and practice and a successful haul of bait can make or break the day. Types of Live Bait...
Mangrove snapper

Mangrove snapper

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...
Deep Sea Fishing Key West

Deep Sea Fishing Key West

Offshore fishing and reef and wreck fishing could both be considered Deep Sea Fishing Key West. In general in other part of the country when they say deep sea fishing they just mean not inshore. Not fishing just off the beach but actually fishing offshore. Here in Key...