Marathon Florida Keys Fishing Report November 5, 2014

Step outside and you’ll notice a nip in the air as the first major cold front of the season is upon us. This front cooled the waters considerably.  Bayside water temperatures dropped nearly ten degrees, igniting a massive baitfish migration … Read More

Fishing Forecast February 2014 for Marathon Florida Keys

Welcome wintertime visitors! As opposed to the past couple of years, 2014 has brought us a series of much-needed cold fronts, which have caused a drop in water temps to the low- to mid-70’s. These are ideal conditions for our … Read More

16 varieties in a half day of fishing

Joe and Mary wanted variety … And they sure got it! A half day trip to Hawk Channel netted 16 varieties of fish, some keepers, some not. Included in the catch was not only a prized hogfish but a lionfish. … Read More

Fine yellowtailing for group from the Jersey Shore & a Wisconsin friend

Captain’s Blog – April 23, 2010 – Marathon Florida Keys – It’s always fun to have fellow clam-diggers (Jersey Shore people) on the boat. The Kicak brothers – Bob and George – come to Marathon frequently to visit Bob’s father-in-law, Joe … Read More

The Walls return for another great trip

Captain’s Blog – February 8, 2010 – Marathon Florida Keys – Ray and Beverly Wall from Baltimore returned to fish with me again during their winter stay in the Keys.  This year they brought Bill and Donna Croff from Altamonte … Read More

Silly snapper fishing on the patch reefs for Michiganders

Captain’s Blog – February 2, 2010 – Marathon Florida Keys – I had the pleasure of taking a group of Michiganders out for some phenomenal patch reef fishing. I promised the guys a limit of mangrove snapper and we caught … Read More

Carolina men experience fishing both sides of the Florida Keys

Captain’s Blog – January 31, 2010 – Marathon Florida Keys – It was a guys’ weekend in the Florida Keys for Carolinians John Reid, his father-in-law Dan Reilly and brother-in-law Dan Jr. We kicked off their fishing adventure with a … Read More

The Baran Family’s first Florida Keys fishing adventure

Captain’s Blog – January 29, 2010 – Marathon Florida Keys – Paul Baran’s Christmas gift to his family was a trip to the Florida Keys, and he treated them to a stay at Tranquility Bay Resort in Marathon.  They wanted … Read More

Snapper & hogfish for dinner for the Smith family

    Captain’s Blog – January 22, 2010 – Marathon Florida Keys – The Smith family from the Buffalo area added a fishing charter to their annual vacation to Coco Plum Beach and Tennis Club.   Dad John enjoyed a beautiful, sunny … Read More

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