Key West is famous for its legendary fishing. Private charter boats and professional captains are available to guide to the action

Flats fishing captain with a Permit fish
Catch the fish of a lifetime, in Key West – a saltwater fishing paradise!

Fishing is outstanding any time of the year in the Florida Keys. The rich watery expanse surrounding the islands draw millions of devoted anglers every year who thrill to the chase and anticipate the victory of catching the fish of a lifetime.

Whether your desires lean to big-game fishing, sport fishing, flats fishing, kayak fishing or party boat fishing – there is a terrific experience waiting for you and your entire family. 

Top-notch charter captains will guide you on a fishing trip of your dreams. They will advise you of the best seasons for many of the most popular species found in our local waters.

Key West is home to some of  very best charter boats and the most knowledgeable guides. Many hold national and world records for their specialty.

Click the links below to learn about the different types of fishing charters:

Center console light-tackle fishing charter

 Light-tackle Fishing

Catch snapper, grouper, tarpon, and more on these versatile fishing charters

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Flats fishing captain with a Permit fish

  Flats Skiff Fishing

Stalk bonefish, tarpon, and permit in the shallow, calm water of Key West’s backcountry

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Deep sea fishing charter with mahi mahi, known locally as dolphin fish

 Deep-sea Fishing

Key West deep-sea fishing is world class – legendary for large and powerful game fish

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