Key West Tarpon Fishing

Key West tarpon fishing is the preferred angling experience for fishermen from all over North America and the rest of the world. The tarpon is a fish that truly stands out. In fact, it's achieved an almost legendary status among fishing experts. They flock to the area...

The Thrills of Shark Fishing in Key West

It's impossible to catalog all the wonderful things about deep sea fishing in Key West, but landing a shark is definitely at the top of the list.  But it's important to keep in mind that there's more to shark fishing than the myths you'll see in the movies. Strangely...

Key West Reef Fishing

Some of the most amazing fishing in Key West happens among the huge coral reef structures that beautify its waters. With the right guide, reef fishing can be tranquil and thrilling at one and the same time. This might seem contradictory on the surface, but the great...

The Top 5 Types of Key West Fishing Charters

There's no place in the world with as many fishing options as the beautiful waters of Key West. From offshore and flats fishing to trolling the wrecks and the reefs, this sunny outpost can deliver any type of fishing experience you want. This is what makes the...

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...

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...

Key West Shark Fishing

Shark Fishing - Key West Florida Fishing Charters Down in the Florida Keys there are several thrilling ways to spend your vacation, but up there on the list is shark fishing. Imagine fighting and reeling in one of the most feared predators in the ocean! What kind of...

Backcountry Fishing

The Florida Keys are a haven for thousands of different species of fish, large and small. This is because the shallow waters surrounding the chain of islands provide a safe habitat for young fish to mature safely before entering the predatorial ocean. These shallow...

Key West Tarpon Fishing

Tarpon Fishing Whether you are brand new to fishing or a seasoned angler, fishing for tarpon is a thrill unlike any other. Fisherman come from all over to the warm waters of the Florida Keys to catch these prehistoric beasts. One of the most exciting game fish to...

Key West Wreck Fishing

Throughout the turquoise waters of the Florida Keys there is a large diversity of saltwater fishing. Among the many types of fishing, one of the big draws is wreck fishing - particularly off the coast of Key West. Over the years upwards of 20 wrecks have gone down in...

Florida Keys Bridge Fishing

Florida Keys Bridge Fishing Guide for Tourists Probably the cheapest way to fish in the Florida Keys is from one of the many bridges. All along the keys on Highway One there are bridges, most of which are closed to traffic where one can fish. They are mostly part of...

Catching Bait in the Florida Keys

Catching Bait in the Florida Keys Buying Bait in the Florida Keys Probably the most common way to get bait in the keys for visitors is buying it at the local store. They sell some sort of bait at all sorts of stores in the Keys, you can buy bait in the grocery store...

Florida Keys Reef and Wreck Fishing

Florida Keys Reef and Wreck Fishing If you want lots of action, a variety of fish, in a variety of sizes and meat for the table, then reef and wreck fishing is for you. Personally, it is my favorite type of fishing, I love bottom fishing and depending on the depth of...

Northwest Channel and Jetty

Northwest Channel and Jetty The northwest channel and the jetty are popular spots to fish when the wind is blowing or when you don't want to travel far. The northwest channel is the large channel which connects the Key West harbor and the Atlantic with the Gulf. The...

Gulf Wrecks

Gulf Wrecks There are dozens of wrecks north of Key West. Many are shrimp boats but others are larger vessels. Some of these wrecks are very public and gps numbers for them can be found from a variety of sources. Remember though hurricanes tend to move wrecks so some...

Airforce Relay Towers

Air Force Relay Towers There are several of these towers within range of Key West. These towers sit in anywhere from 35 to over 100 feet of water. Most are located in a veritable desert of the gulf. With no other competing structure around them they are magnets for...

Dry Tortugas

Dry Tortugas The Dry Tortugas area is kind of considered the holy grail of bottom fishing in Florida. The actual island and Fort at the Dry Tortugas is actually a sanctuary where you cannot fish but there is a huge amount of awesome reef and bottom structure which...

Key West Harbor

Key West Harbor The harbor in Key West boasts wildly different fishing depending on the time of year. It's best known for the spring and summer tarpon fishing but there are fish in the harbor all year round. In tarpon season huge schools of tarpon roam the harbor and...

Key West Fishing

Key West Fishing Key West is located at the southern end of the Florida Keys about as far away from land as you can get. It is the southern most point in the United States and sits a mere 70 miles from Cuba. It is home to large number of charter boats and the historic...