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  1. snapper
    Friday, December 30, 2011 - 5:17pm
    Today we started out a little slow but finished with some good fish. My last spot was the only spot that produced. It was a ship wreck in 140ft. There we caught 6 nice muttons, 10 big yellow tail,a 25lb barracuda and a small shark. The wind was against th...
  2. big grouper!!!!
    Thursday, December 29, 2011 - 8:39pm
    Today we fished a full day. The fishing was non stop all day!! I fished 3 different wrecks. The first wreck was in 90ft. There we hooked 4 big golith grouper but only got one the boat. That fish was around 70lbs. The second spot was in 180ft. There we cau...
  3. big muttons in 190ft
    Wednesday, December 28, 2011 - 8:55pm
    Today we fished a ship wreck in 190ft. We fished the bottom with live pin fish. It was a steady pick of big muttons up to 18lbs. After 10 fish or so we pulled anchor a did a little trolling. For us it was a little slow. We caught a small shark, barracuda ...
  4. big grouper
    Tuesday, December 27, 2011 - 9:31pm
    Today we fished 2 trips. The morning trip was a little slow. I tried a few spots but couldn't get the fish to bite. The last 30min I anchored in shallow and we caught around 20 or so keeper yellow tail. The afternoon trip started slow to. I fished on the ...
  5. action in 190ft
    Monday, December 26, 2011 - 9:13pm
    Today we fished a full day. My fist stop was on the edge of the reef in 30ft of water. There we caught our limit of keeper yellow tail in less than 45min. After that we fished a ship wreck in 190ft. The action there was non stop!!! We caught 2 amber jack,...
  6. top to bottom
    Thursday, December 15, 2011 - 6:08pm
    Yesterday we started on the reef for live bait. After i got a live well full of ballyhoo and around 20 keeper yellow tail I pushed out to a ship wreck in 180ft. There we caught 2 big muttons up to 15lbs and released a sail fish. The small sharks were hitt...
  7. 3 sail fish
    Tuesday, December 13, 2011 - 11:12pm
    Yesterday we fished a full day on the edge of the reef. My first and only stop was in 30ft. At this spot I was going for some live ballyhoo and some keeper yellow tail wile waiting for the bait to get close. Within minutes of anchoring up ...
  8. cubera snapper
    Friday, December 9, 2011 - 7:00am
    Yesterday we fished a full day with our good friends Randy, Bruce, and Jessy. I fished 2 different ship wrecks. One was in 180ft and the other was in 140ft. I had to work at it a little but we put some good fish in the cooler. In the end of the day w...
  9. tuna in 30ft
    Saturday, December 3, 2011 - 3:02pm
    Today 25not wind kept us on the edge of the reef. The yellow tail bite was great. We got 20 or so yellow tail snapper and landed a 20lb black fin tuna. The tuna hit a live ballyhoo on the surface. My charter got a little sea sick today so we cut the trip ...
  10. Full to the top!!!
    Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 8:44pm
    Today the weather was great and the fishing was red hot ! I started out fishing a ship wreck in 180ft of water. It was a steady pick of big muttons and amber jack. After about 3 hours I pulled anchor and tried another spot in 140ft.&nb...
  11. 20 to 30 not winds
    Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 8:25pm
    yesterday 20 to 25 not winds and bad current kept us in side the reef. We caught a variety of snapper and grouper in the shallow water. We caught yellow tail, mutton, mangrove snapper, red and black grouper. The best fish of the day wa...
  12. steady pick
    Monday, November 28, 2011 - 8:20pm
    Today we had a slow but steady pick of mutton snapper and mahi. My first stop was some hard bottom in 215ft of water. There we caught 2 keeper muttons and released a small cobia. I fished that spot for a little over 2 hours. My se...
  13. action in 215ft
    Saturday, November 26, 2011 - 2:23pm
    Yesterday started out slow but finished with bang! We were out all day so I started like I do most days on the reef throwing the cast net on some live ballyhoo. After I got a live well full of bait I pushed out to a...
  14. yellow tail for dinner !!!!!
    Wednesday, November 23, 2011 - 5:34pm
    Today we ran a quick 1/2 day trip out to the reef. My charter gust wanted to to get some yellow tail for dinner. We caught 20tails up to 3lbs and released a 23in gag grouper and a small black grouper. I fished 2 spots and action was non stop the...
  15. tuna mahi snapper
    Monday, November 21, 2011 - 12:03pm
    Yesterday we fished a few different spots. I started on the edge of the reef in about 60ft of water. There we caught 20 or so keeper yellow tail. My second spot was a ship wreck in 190ft of water. The action was great but we lost nearly all the ...
  16. In shore and off shore
    Saturday, November 19, 2011 - 8:09am
    The last 2 full days days fishing has been great !!! Thursday I fished the edge of the reef in about 110ft of water. There we caught over 40 yellow tails up to 2 lbs, 2 big mutton snapper, 1 10lb black grouper, 5 or so big cero mackere...
  17. last 3 trips
    Friday, November 11, 2011 - 3:44pm
    We fished 3 trips the last 2 days. Wednesday, Wednesday night and Thursday. The action was non stop Wednesday day. We caught 3 nice mutton's, king fish, yellow tail, jacks, a 10lb mahi, bonito, sharks and had 2 sail fish on for just a few second...
  18. Sailfish, Snapper, and Cobia
    Saturday, October 1, 2011 - 11:15pm
    We started the day off trolling dead ballyhoo looking for dolphin. After about 90 minutes and running out to about 650 feet and only catching a few Barracudas we were working our way back into to fish some wrecks in about 200 feet of water. On the way we ...
  19. big sharks and yellow tail
    Saturday, September 24, 2011 - 4:49pm
    Yesterday we did a 6hr day of bottom fishing. Big sharks and yellow tail were behind the boat all day. My first and only stop was on the reef in about 60ft of water. We caught our limit of big tails up to 3lbs and released 6 big sharks. All over...
  20. summer time cobia
    Tuesday, September 20, 2011 - 10:06am
    Yesterday we did a full day of bottom fishing. My first stop was on the reef in about 60ft of water. There we sent out a chum slick out and put about 15 nice yellow tail snapper in the cooler. I also threw the net on some fresh ballyhoo. After&n...
  21. day off
    Thursday, September 15, 2011 - 9:36am
    Yesterday me and my second mate Garrett took the boat out to do some fishing and free diving for lobster. We quickly got our limit of lobster inside the reef and speared a keeper red grouper. After a swim in the oce...
  22. Monster Yellowtails.
    Saturday, August 20, 2011 - 10:12pm
    We started our full day in 200 feet of water trolling West to a Submarine wreck in 240 feet. It took about 2 hours to reach the wreck and it was a slow ride down fishing wise. Once over the Sub we marked some jacks and dropped Butterfly Jigs catching one ...
  23. Sharks and Snapper
    Saturday, August 20, 2011 - 10:07pm
    Yesterday we ran a trip in the late afternoon extending into the evening. The Shark bite was hot and so was the Snapper bite. Unfortunately most of our big Mutton Snapper gotten eaten by sharks on their way up to the boat. We released a few big Blacktip s...
  24. Cobia and Snappers
    Monday, August 15, 2011 - 10:27pm
    Today we started off Yellowtailing on a wreck in 85 feet of water. The bite was hot and it didn't take long for us to get close to our limit. With enough fish in the cooler and some extra room for more Snapper in our bag limit (10 per person) we moved out...
  25. Lobster
    Saturday, August 13, 2011 - 9:12pm
    We ran a 6 hour Lobster and Spearfishing trip today. The water was clean and calm as can be, setting us up for a great day in the water. Our limit for the day was 18 and since we knew we were gonna get that no problem we decided to try a few spots and onl...
  26. Yesterdays Trips
    Saturday, August 13, 2011 - 9:08pm
    Yesterday we ran two trips, the first being a full 8 hour day. It started off hot with 3 Muttons hooked up in some deep water fishing a wreck. We ran into trouble with the current though here and after deciding we didn't want to use 40 ounces of lead to h...
  27. Amberjacks and Muttons
    Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 8:31pm
    We started our 4 hour trip out drifting over some structure in 220 feet with live Pinfish. Right off the bat we doubled up and hooked two Jacks. The first one to the boat was a huge Almaco Jack followed by a 30 pound Amber Jack. After the bite slowed down...
  28. Half Day Charter
    Wednesday, August 10, 2011 - 8:53pm
    Today we ran a 4 hour trip looking for action. The first spot we set up on was a wreck in 175 feet of water. We caught an Almaco Jack here but were forced to leave early due to the very strong current. We slid in to the edge of the reef in 117 feet and st...
  29. snapper king fish
    Sunday, August 7, 2011 - 10:00pm
    Today I ran 2 trips. The first half we fished the bottom for snapper. It was a little slower than yesterday. We caught 5 mutton snapper and about 6 or so yellow tail snapper. The second half I trolled out to 250ft. We caught 3 bonito and a big k...
  30. snapper and lobster
    Sunday, August 7, 2011 - 9:37pm
    Yesterday I fished a full day. The first half of the day we fished the bottom for snapper. We caught 8 or so nice muttons fishing the bottom with live pin fish. After that I moved in and did a little lobster and spear fishing. In the shallo...
  31. Sailfish Release
    Saturday, August 6, 2011 - 11:04am
    Yesterday we spent our six hour trip trolling out front of Key West. First starting shallow looking for some action we trolled small lures for Bonito and Tuna. After loading up on them for a few hours we slid out and trolled some lures and naked Ballyhoo....
  32. Deep Water Snapper
    Wednesday, July 27, 2011 - 8:14pm
    The weather was our biggest obstacle today. We had fresh South winds up to 20-25 knots resulting in a pretty rough sea. Luckily our guys toughed it out and they we were rewarded generously. Our first two spots only yielded sharks, which made our morning e...
  33. Double Halves
    Tuesday, July 26, 2011 - 9:10pm
    On our first trip today we started on a wreck in 150 feet. Our first fish caught was a nice Mutton Snapper, nothing huge, but a good start. After things didn't pick up like we hoped we moved to a wreck in 175 and got into good steady action. Here we caugh...
  34. 180ft
    Monday, July 25, 2011 - 9:57pm
    Today I fished a ship wreck in 180ft of water. We caught 6 mutton snapper up to 15lbs, 1 dolphin (mahi), and released some sharks, and a variety of small jacks....
  35. big muttons
    Sunday, July 24, 2011 - 6:54pm
    Today we fished live pin fish over a small patch of reef in 110ft of water. The 6hr trip started a little slow. My first stop we tried for yellow tails. We caught a few small tails in the chum slick but nothing special. My next sp...
  36. Rods, Reels, And Spearguns.
    Saturday, July 23, 2011 - 10:24pm
    Today the guys wanted to do some fishing for dinner and than really wanted to get in the water and try their hand at some free diving and spearfishing. We started off the day trolling but it was very slow for us so we slid back into a wreck we have been f...
  37. Dolphin, Sharks, Muttons, and a Sawfish
    Friday, July 22, 2011 - 10:31pm
    We ran two trips today. The first was a 6 hour where we stayed on the move and worked offshore looking for dolphin. We worked South till we got to about 750 feet of water. There wasn't much going on there and we decided to work in a little shallower. In a...
  38. 41 Pound Dolphin and 9 Other Gaffers
    Wednesday, July 20, 2011 - 9:13pm
    We left the dock today to target Dolphin mainly and maybe switch things up for a Wahoo bite later. Putting the lines out in about 250 feet we started working South. There was no wind, no current, no weedlines and unfortunately no fish...at first. The scat...
  39. big snapper and mahi
    Tuesday, July 19, 2011 - 6:43pm
    Today we fished live pin fish in 200ft of water. I anchored near a ship wreck about 14 miles south west of key west.We caught 9 big mutton's up to 15lbs, 2 dolphin (mahi) around 8lbs, 1 king fish and a small amber jack....
  40. Deep Water Snapper
    Wednesday, July 13, 2011 - 11:22pm
    Today we ran a 5 hour trip out front of Key West. The water was calm and there was barely any wind, perfect conditions besides a little heat. I started off in 190 feet along side a very large wreck. The first bait down was crushed by a nice 8 pound Mutton...
  41. big snapper
    Monday, July 11, 2011 - 9:25pm
    Today I fished the same spot as yesterday. A ship wreck in 190ft of water. Only today we had more of a variety of fish. We caught 14 big mutton's up to 18 lbs, 1 20lb dolphin, A 30lb cubera, 1 big porgy, 1 margate, 10 vermilion snapper, 1 k...
  42. steady pick
    Sunday, July 10, 2011 - 9:06pm
    Today we had a steady pick of big muttons up to 20lbs. All of the big snapper were caught on a ship wreck in 190ft of water. In the end we caught 15 big muttons, some yellow tail, a vermilion snapper, 6 or so amber jacks, and a few small sharks....
  43. Tarpon in the Morning, Snapper at Night
    Saturday, July 9, 2011 - 9:40am
    Yesterday we started off in the Harbor trying to catch some big Tarpon. A slow start combined with a few missed bites really made us work for it. Sometimes you know the fish are there, and you know you are doing everything right, so you just have to keep ...
  44. Mangrove Snapper
    Wednesday, July 6, 2011 - 7:59pm
    Today we had a family on the boat that wanted food and action for the the kids. We set up in 85 feet and dropped a chum cage to the bottom to get the mangrove snapper going. We knew they were there because we saw them on the bottom machine and it was only...
  45. key west harbor !!
    Monday, July 4, 2011 - 3:47pm
    Today I fished for again for tarpon in the world famous key west harbor. We hooked 2 big fish but only got one to the boat. The fish were both over a 100lbs....
  46. 3 tarpon
    Sunday, July 3, 2011 - 7:58pm
    Today I fished a few hours in the morning with my good friends Shawn and Jessie. We fished for tarpon in the harbor. Jessie caught and released her first 2 tarpon. The first fish was around 120lbs and the second was about 75lbs. The 3 fish Shawn caug...
  47. 2 8hr trips
    Sunday, July 3, 2011 - 7:33pm
    Yesterday we ran 2 8hr trips! The first trip we focused on eating fish. I worked a few ship wrecks from 140 to 220 feet of water. Fishing was a little slow but at the end we landed 1 10lb mutton, 20lb black fin tuna, 2 king fish, ...
  48. Tarpon Bite Still Hot
    Friday, July 1, 2011 - 8:24pm
    We fished another Tarpon trip today for 4 hours. It didn't take long before our first fish was hooked up and we knew the rest of the day would be a breeze. The first fish was about 85 pounds and took about 30 minutes to release. We got back on our anchor ...
  49. Two Tarpon Trips.
    Thursday, June 30, 2011 - 8:37pm
    With some ugly weather today we stayed inshore and fished for Tarpon on two 4 hour trips. On the first trip we hooked a monster fish, easily 150 pounds, and one of our biggest. This fish had a mind of its own and we followed her around for over 2 hours in...
  50. Playing Catch Up.
    Wednesday, June 29, 2011 - 10:46pm
    I haven't much time recently to update the site so I'm going to do a little re cap on the past few trips. Recently we have been doing some diving and spearfishing. The water visibility which plays the most important role has been spotty. Some days it is g...
  51. Yellowtails for dinner, Goliath Grouper for fun.
    Wednesday, June 22, 2011 - 10:11pm
    We had a family on the boat for a 4 hour trip today and they told us they would like enough fish to eat for dinner than try for something else just for fun. Our first spot was in 90 feet of water and we had the Yellowtails chummed up in our slick. Everyon...
  52. big John Buffa
    Tuesday, June 21, 2011 - 9:09pm
    Today we fished a full day with our good friend John and his son Andrew. My first stop was on a deep reef in 210ft of water. There we picked at a few muttons up to 12lbs, 2 amber jack, 1 8lb bull dolphin (mahi) and 2 king fish. After the bite sl...
  53. Hammerhead, Goliath Grouper, Muttons
    Monday, June 20, 2011 - 8:41pm
    We started off the day trolling dead ballyhoo for dolphin. Wow was it tough out there. The South wind had broken all the grass up and it was scattered everywhere. You couldn't keep a bait clear of it. After quickly realizing we weren't gonna get it done o...
  54. Calm Water
    Sunday, June 19, 2011 - 9:17pm
    Today we started off the trip trolling but quickly changed game plans. There was a nice weed line in 260 feet but all we found were very small dolphin on it. I pushed out to almost 600 feet and didn't see anything promising. On our way back in we picked u...
  55. Three Trips In Two Days
    Saturday, June 18, 2011 - 6:36pm
    Yesterday we had a 4 hour trip and a 6 hour trip. In the morning we had two guys that just wanted to get out on the water and catch some dinner for their family. We started off fishing in about 135 feet of water and caught a few Muttons on the bottom. Whi...
  56. Cobia and Snapper
    Thursday, June 16, 2011 - 10:42pm
    We fished a full day starting at 1 P.M. and running up to 9 P.M. I picked a wreck in 175 feet to start off at. Right away we hooked and landed a nice mutton and cobia that swam up into the chum line. After hooked some sharks we left the wreck and moved to...
  57. Night Trip
    Thursday, June 16, 2011 - 12:02am
    We ran an eight hour trip today starting at 4 P.M. and returning at 12 A.M. The action was steady while we filled the cooler and beat the heat. I started off in 190 feet fishing the sand near a large wreck. We got a few nice Muttons here but were eventual...
  58. Yellowtails.
    Wednesday, June 15, 2011 - 12:01am
    Today we ran two, four hour trips in some of the nicest weather you could imagine. Since we had two young kids on both of the trips and their parents wanted something good to eat for dinner we geared up for some Yellowtails on light tackle. It was somethi...
  59. Double Digit Tarpon
    Monday, June 6, 2011 - 9:51pm
    Today we had two 4 hours trips and we spent all 8 of the fishing hours in the Key West Harbor targeting big Tarpon. The morning bite took about 25 minutes to kick up be we caught, fought, and released a nice fish over about an hour and fifteen minutes to ...
  60. Strong Winds
    Saturday, June 4, 2011 - 9:14pm
    We experienced some intense winds today when we got to the dock and after taking a bit of a beating yesterday offshore the guys decided to stay in the Harbor and get some more Tarpon action. We did something kind of unique today to spice things up. As our...
  61. H&H OUTDOORS
    Friday, June 3, 2011 - 9:33pm
    Yesterday, today, and tomorrow we got four guys on the boat that film for their fishing and hunting show based out of New York. We wanted to do a little of everything with these guys so they could get some great video footage and capture some of the stuff...
  62. Toughing out the weather.
    Wednesday, June 1, 2011 - 8:50pm
    The wind forecast for today didn't look so great, but after talking to our charter at the dock and letting them know their options they chose to tough out the swells and try for some Dolphin in the bluewater. The trip started out slow but we were getting ...
  63. Tarpon
    Tuesday, May 31, 2011 - 10:06pm
    With the wild weather today we stayed in the harbor and caught some big Tarpon. The wind was about 25 knots and there were storm cells pushing through with heavy rain and gust to 40 knots. This didn't slow the bite down much though. Our first or second dr...
  64. plan B
    Monday, May 30, 2011 - 9:03pm
    Today we we ran a full day offshore. The first half of the day we fished the bottom for snapper and grouper. With the 25 not wind in to a 4 not current it was a loosing battle. After a few hours and 3 different bottom spots we fin...
  65. Dolphin, Tuna, Muttons, Yellowtails, Goliath Groupers!
    Sunday, May 29, 2011 - 10:15pm
    We started our 8 hour trip out today trolling in a few hundred feet of water looking for Dolphin. Right off the bat we hooked up with a 25-28 pound Dolphin that we fought and put in the cooler. After that we chased birds and weedlines looking for fish. We...
  66. Muttons and Yellowtails
    Saturday, May 28, 2011 - 10:35pm
    Today we ran two 4 hour trips. The action was so good we fish the same spot both times and didn't have to move once. Overall for the day we had 4 nice Mutton Snappers, 1 big Margate, 1 Amberjack, and about 60 Yellowtails. The tails were some of the bigges...
  67. 2 for 2
    Friday, May 27, 2011 - 11:37am
    Today we did a quick tarpon trip in the harbor. 2 hours was all the time we needed. Within 10 minutes we had the tarpon chumed up behind the boat. We hooked and released 2 big fish. The first fish was around 90lbs and the second was over 110lbs....
  68. Two More Trips
    Thursday, May 26, 2011 - 9:07pm
    The past two trips we have fished the same area and wreck. On day one the current and wind were in the same direction and we anchored to the East of the wreck letting our chum drift to it. We picked up a cooler of Yellowtails in the medium range. The bott...
  69. Staying Busy
    Thursday, May 26, 2011 - 8:58pm

    We have been so busy recently I haven’t had a ton of time for the site. I am going to give you a little scoop on the last three trips. The first trip was a full day where we split time trolling in the bluewater for Dolphin and bottom fishing t...
  70. Muttons, Yellowtails, and a Goliath Grouper
    Monday, May 23, 2011 - 9:26pm
    We started out today on our 6 hour trip the same place we fished last night. The current and wind were still working together which allowed us to set up perfectly. It wasn't long before we got some bites but before we knew it we lost 5 nice Muttons before...
  71. Muttons, Mangroves, Yellowjacks
    Sunday, May 22, 2011 - 10:57pm
    We ran two trips todays. The morning trip was an eight hour from 8 to 4 and we started off trolling. It was pretty slow there for a while until we found some Dolphin under a few birds. They didn't have much size to them and we only got one keeper. After n...
  72. Dolphin and Wahoo
    Saturday, May 21, 2011 - 11:55pm
    Today we stayed on the move and trolled out to 800 feet of water. Right away we started to pick at some nice sized Dolphin. We ended up with about 10 ranging from a 5 pound schoolie to a 20 pound bull. The Dolphin bite is picking up every day and the bigg...
  73. Tarpon Fishing In The Harbor
    Friday, May 20, 2011 - 10:11pm
    Today we had a full day trip and split the time in the harbor hooked up with big Tarpon and out of some patch reefs doing some snorkeling. First thing in the morning we ran to the sailboats in the harbor and picked out our favorite spot to set up in. Afte...
  74. Mutton Spawn Is On!
    Thursday, May 19, 2011 - 10:33pm
    We had a full day trip today so we decided to run down to the West and fish an area with thousands of Muttons Snappers are spawning around the full moon. After marking the fish really good we set up and sent baits to the bottom. At first it wasn't super h...
  75. Muttons and Tarpon
    Wednesday, May 18, 2011 - 9:45pm
    Once again we ran two trips in a day. The first charter was a 6 hour trip where we stayed out front and played with some Muttons and Yellowtails and had other action through out. We caught a Bonito, Barracuda, and a handful of sharks. The two biggest Mutt...
  76. Tarpon
    Tuesday, May 17, 2011 - 11:14pm
    We ran another Tarpon trip today. This stuff never gets old. Just like usual the first bait back, bam, 110 pound Tarpon. We ended up hooking 5 today in a 4 hour trip and getting a leader touch on three of the five fish. The biggest one toady was all of 13...
  77. monster tarpon
    Sunday, May 15, 2011 - 8:28pm
    Today we did a 4 hr tarpon trip with our good friend brad. We hooked 7 fish and got 3 boat side for a picture. The first fish was around 60lbs. The second was the biggest of the 3 close to 150lbs. The 3 tarpon was big to, around 120. Any one wants a ...
  78. Putting It Together
    Sunday, May 15, 2011 - 4:20pm
    Yesterday we fished two trips. On the first charter we started off on a wreck in 180 feet drifting live crabs for Permit. With the South wind kicked up a hair it made it difficult to sight the fish and we ended up moving on to plan B. We slid out to 220 f...
  79. Big Tarpon
    Friday, May 13, 2011 - 10:02pm
    Today we stayed in the world famous Key West Harbor to fish a super hot Tarpon bite. It didn't take long to get our first fish on after starting a chum slick with cut Pinfish. On the third drift back we connected and 30 minutes later released number one, ...
  80. Muttons and Yellowtails
    Thursday, May 12, 2011 - 8:57pm
    We had six locals on the boat today and they wanted to fish for some big Muttons and some really big summer time Yellowtails. We made a long run today down to the West and started fishing at about 10:30 A.M. It wasn't 20 minutes and we started to get into...
  81. Past Two Trips
    Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - 10:10pm
    Yesterday we did some a 4 hour trip of Mutton fishing. Overall we caught 6 Muttons all in the 12 to 15 pound range. We started off in 140 feet of water fishing a wreck. We took the gamble and decided to move. Sometimes this works out well for us and we ge...
  82. Crazy About Muttons
    Sunday, May 8, 2011 - 9:46pm
    While making a game plan with our guys today at the dock they told us one thing, big Snapper. They didn't care about the great Mahi Mahi bite going on in Key West, or the Blue Marlin that are popping up here and there in the blue water, they wanted the go...
  83. Amberjacks and Yellowtails.
    Saturday, May 7, 2011 - 9:44pm
    The other day we ran a trip with some guys from Miami that came to us with one purpose, Flag Yellowtail Snapper and Black Grouper. We loaded the cooler that day with big Tails some Muttons, and a big Margate. Though we didn't land any big Black Grouper we...
  84. 8 Tarpon
    Saturday, April 30, 2011 - 11:46pm
    Once again we had two trips today. The first 8 hours were the second day of the Shell Tournament here in Key West. Our guys said they wanted to lay low and stay in the harbor today and try to mess with some Tarpon. With the way Tarpon fishing is right now...
  85. 15 hour day
    Friday, April 29, 2011 - 11:13pm
    I could write pages about today. We started off fishing the first day of the Key West Shell Oil Tournament. The way points are scored in the tournament is by species. You have a limit of 3 fish for each species and any species scores points. With lines in...
  86. Tarpon and Yellowtails
    Thursday, April 28, 2011 - 10:07pm
    We ran almost the same exact trip as yesterday, Tarpon in the morning and Yellowtail Snapper in the afternoon. The charter in the morning just wanted one big fish to all take turns on, and thats what we gave them. The fish was around 100 pounds and took u...
  87. Tarpon the in morning, Snapper in the afternoon.
    Wednesday, April 27, 2011 - 9:16pm
    Today we had two trips. In the morning we fished in the harbor for some big Tarpon. On our first drift back we hooked into a 115 pound fish that dragged us all over the place for about 90 minutes. We got the leader touch for the official catch and the fis...
  88. Monster Tarpons
    Saturday, April 23, 2011 - 11:40pm
    Today we fished a 6 hour trip. Because of the strong East winds we chose to stay inshore and fish the Key West Harbor for Tarpon. The Tarpon bite has been so good recently so we knew it was going to be a productive trip. About 15 minutes into to fishing a...
  89. Snappers and an African Pompano with Bubba Lou
    Thursday, April 21, 2011 - 10:23pm
    Today we fished with a long time friend and client. The weather was a bit bumpy but we made the choice to tough it out and see what we could do. We battled changing currents and brisk winds all day that seemed to change direction every few minutes. We end...
  90. Tarpon
    Wednesday, April 20, 2011 - 9:30pm
    With the winds blowing hard out of the East we stayed in the Key West Harbor and caught monster Tarpon all day. We had a two trips, an eight hour and a four hour. Starting the morning at about 7:30 A.M. we anchored up and started chunking dead baits to ge...
  91. sailfish,mahi,permit
    Tuesday, April 19, 2011 - 9:13pm
    Today we spent most of the day slow trolling live Ballyhoo on the color change in 180ft of water. We caught two big Sailfish and a 5lb Mahi. Both of the Sailfish were safely released using circle hooks. The last hour of the day I fished a w...
  92. Snapper, Permits, and Jacks
    Monday, April 18, 2011 - 10:42pm
    Today we ran two trips, a full day from 8 A.M. to 4 P.M. and a five hour trip from 4:30 P.M. to 9:30 P.M. In the morning we were targeting Snapper, Yellowtails and Muttons. The first spot was a deeper wreck in about 190 feet. We worked the sand around the...
  93. Monster Sharks
    Sunday, April 17, 2011 - 10:43pm
    Today our guys wanted some big sharks and gave them everything they could handle. No more than 20 minutes into to our trip we hooked our first, a 185-200 pound Caribbean Reef Shark. After about an hour fight we got her boat side. We put some fresh baits o...
  94. 29 Permit In The Last Three Days.
    Saturday, April 16, 2011 - 10:38pm
    Today we ran our 7th and 8th trip in the last four days. Every trip I have a game plan on what I am going to do, but when it comes to fishing you have to be able to switch up and adapt. Fortunately for us today everything went to plan, and I mean everythi...
  95. Permits And Much More
    Friday, April 15, 2011 - 10:44pm
    Staying busy today we ran two more trips, a full day from 7 to 3 and a tarpon trip from 4 to 8. In the morning we tried drifting crabs to Permit and went 0 for 3 always getting broken off in the wreck. After we bumped out to 220 feet and hooked two nice A...
  96. From Dusk TIll Dawn
    Thursday, April 14, 2011 - 10:41pm
    Once again we ran two trips today. The morning was an eight hour trip and we started off pitching crabs to Permit, no better way to start my day! We had three guys on the boat and each got their first Permit. We also landed another monster Mutton drifting...
  97. All In A Days Work
    Wednesday, April 13, 2011 - 10:41pm
    We had a very long, very productive, and very fun day. It started off at about 8 A.M. and after loading up on tons of live Pinfish we headed South into the Atlantic looking to load up the cooler with some big Snappers. Our first spot gave us two and after...
  98. Catching Bait For Permit
    Tuesday, April 12, 2011 - 9:59pm
    After diving the other day and seeing all the Permit outside the reef and spotting some nice schools over some wrecks we knew it was time to catch some Blue Crabs for bait. We didn't have a trip today so my mate and I went down to the beach to load up. Af...
  99. Snapper and Sailfish
    Monday, April 11, 2011 - 11:33pm
    Today we fished the edge of the reef in about 115 feet of water. There we caught 8 Mutton Snappers up to 15lbs and released a Sailfish. The Snapper hit live Pinfish and Bonito strips on the bottom and the Sailfish ate a live Ballyhoo o...
  100. Spearfishing with Great Visibility
    Monday, April 11, 2011 - 11:30pm
    Yesterday my mate and I took the day off and spearfished with three good friends. We started our trip running West and finding clean water wasn't hard. The blue water pushed in and the conditions were amazing. Warming up in some shallower water we shot a ...
  101. Tougher Than Usual
    Saturday, April 9, 2011 - 9:19pm
    Today we tried to plan for Yellowtail. The weather was great but we had two things working against us, fast current and clean water. We caught a few nice Yellowtails over about 45 minutes but were not seeing the action we wanted. After making a few moves ...
  102. Fun Trip With Buck
    Friday, April 8, 2011 - 10:43pm
    Today we didn't have a trip lined up but the weather was too nice to pass up. Me, my first mate Andrew, and our friend Buck got the boat ready and headed out to catch bait. Buck has been wanting to catch a big Hammerhead and a sailfish for a while now but...
  103. Sailfish and Snapper
    Thursday, April 7, 2011 - 9:32pm
    Today we ran a 4 hour trip. We made a quick stop at the start for live bait. On our way out we made a stop to fish a wreck in about 85 feet of water for some Yellowtail Snapper. Right off the bat we landed two nice "Flag" Yellowtails. After the ...
  104. Tarpon Fishing
    Wednesday, April 6, 2011 - 9:03pm
    Today we ran a trip in the Key West Harbor for Tarpon. We were only out there for four hours and were fighting fish for three of them. The first fish was 125 pounds and hit our second bait back. The next fish was 100 pounds, and the third was 80. We relea...
  105. Big Blackfin Tunas
    Wednesday, April 6, 2011 - 8:43pm
    Yesterday we ran a trip trying to get a Sailfish or big Hammerhead for our good friend Buck. We left a little late but still loaded up on live bait. After heading offshore and seeing the conditions we chose to tie up to a wreck we have been fishing a lot ...
  106. tarpon catching
    Tuesday, April 5, 2011 - 8:01pm
    Yesterday we did a fun trip tarpon fishing in the harbor. It was too easy! We spent more time fighting fish than trying to catch them. Our first bait back we hooked up. We hooked 5 fish and got 3 to the boat. All of the fish were over 100lbs....
  107. Tunas Muttons and a Monster Shark
    Sunday, April 3, 2011 - 11:23pm
    Today was hard to pick a picture for the website. We started off slow trolling live ballyhoo for Sailfish. After about an hour trolling down color changes and current rips with out a bite we had to try something more productive. Being able to adapt on the...
  108. What a day!
    Saturday, April 2, 2011 - 8:18pm
    First off...the weather was BEAUTIFUL! The past few days have brought some strong winds so when we got out there today and saw the conditions we knew it was going to be good. Our charter wanted to tackle some Sharks and Sailfish. Because of this we tied u...
  109. shark, tuna, king, mutton
    Friday, April 1, 2011 - 3:37pm
    Another great day of fishing! Yesterday we fished the edge of the reef in about 120ft of water. We caught king fish up to 30lbs black fin tuna, mutton snapper, and at least 6 big black tip sharks. The tuna and king fish were caught on live bally...
  110. More Yellowtail.
    Wednesday, March 30, 2011 - 11:20pm
    Today we ran two trips. The morning was short and with one goal in mind, limit out with Yellowtail. It was a little rough but with our good friend John roughing it out with us we filled the cooler in no time.    The second half wasn't as hot the...
  111. Staying in on the reef.
    Wednesday, March 30, 2011 - 11:12pm
    The game plan for Tuesday was to stay on the move and troll all day for Dolphin and Tuna. With 30 knot winds out of the East that was nearly impossible. Instead we stayed up on the reef and got a mess of Yellowtail Snappers for dinner, released a handful ...
  112. Two Trips Of Non Stop Action
    Monday, March 28, 2011 - 9:50pm
    Today we fished two trips. The first one was a four hour geared just to catching sharks and oh man did we catch sharks. It started off hot and didn't let up one bit, in fact it got even hotter. Every bait in the water was eaten in under a minute and shark...
  113. Spear Fishing Clean Water
    Saturday, March 26, 2011 - 10:39pm
    Today we shot some fish with two other guys from South Florida. The weather has been awesome and the water has been getting perfect for free diving and spearing fish. We fished West of Key West where we found super clean water and made drifts over coral b...
  114. Muttons, Tuna, and Sailfish
    Friday, March 25, 2011 - 8:35pm
    We fished a full day today and the weather was awesome. After getting live bait and trying to figure out how to fish in some very strong current we started to put things in their place. The bottom bite was not as hot as last night but we still put four ni...
  115. Thursday March 24th
    Friday, March 25, 2011 - 8:28pm
    Yesterday we started our 6 hour trip at 4 P.M. We got some live bait and than set up offshore before the sun went down. Fishing outside the reef in about 120 feet of water we caught 14 Mutton Snappers, 7 sharks including a 50 pound Black Tip, 1 monster Po...
  116. March 23rd Non Stop Action
    Friday, March 25, 2011 - 8:20pm
    Wednesday we fished for 6 hours. Our charter was just a single person so my mate and myself got to do some fishing during the day. Between the three of us one rod was hooked up most of the time. Hyo, our charter, was getting rods handed to him or hooking ...
  117. Dolphin, Jacks, Snappers
    Friday, March 18, 2011 - 8:22pm
    We ran a full day charter today. With the full eight hours we had a lot of time to try some different approaches and areas to fish. Starting off in the blue water trolling for dolphin was productive in the morning. We caught over a dozen Dolphin and kept ...
  118. The Last Three Trips
    Wednesday, March 16, 2011 - 8:19am
    Sunday and Monday were busy days for us. On Sunday we fished a 3/4 day and than a 1/2 day right when we got back to the dock. On the morning trip we went out to some deep structure in 220 feet of water we like to fish. With a Mutton or two in the cooler w...
  119. Big Amberjacks, Mutton Snappers, and Tons of Sharks
    Saturday, March 12, 2011 - 9:50pm
    The bottom bite didn't produce as well as we would have liked but that wasn't because a lack of fish. We lost a handful of Grouper and Snapper today due to the rocks and tons of sharks. We dropped some live bait on a deep wreck in 180 feet and boated two ...
  120. Sharks and Snappers
    Friday, March 11, 2011 - 8:38pm
    Today we started off fishing for Snapper but were really focusing on our surface lines. Weather conditions were great for Sailfish and Tuna. 30 minutes in a surface line went off and started to fight very funny. After getting the fish to the boat 25 minut...
  121. No more cooler space!
    Tuesday, March 1, 2011 - 6:18am
    Sunday we fished with a group of guys that never let us come in on time, except this time we had to take the drinks out of the drink cooler to make space....and still ran out! At one o'clock we were heading for the docks sitting on our coolers to make sur...
  122. Trolling for Tuna
    Tuesday, March 1, 2011 - 6:04am
    Friday we had two half days back to back. The morning was a little bumpy as the wind blew from the South but the guys hung in there. We hooked two nice Blackfin Tuna and put one of them in the cooler for dinner. Since the bite was slow on the troll we dec...
  123. Blackfin Tunas and Big Mutton Snappers
    Thursday, February 24, 2011 - 10:21pm
    Today we fished the outside edge of Key West's main reef line. The bite was steady all day long and we put 18 Muttons in the cooler along with 4 Tuna and a monster Porgy. We saw Tuna all day busting bait and plan on taking a few days to fish for them excl...
  124. 94 Muttons in the last 3 days!
    Wednesday, February 23, 2011 - 9:42pm
    Today we topped ourselves again. On Monday we caught 28 Muttons, yesterday we put 30 in the cooler, but today we upped it to 36! bringing our three day total to 94 Muttons. We started off the day working some great bottom that we have been hitting recentl...
  125. 30 Muttons, Tuna, and a Sailfish
    Wednesday, February 23, 2011 - 9:37pm
    Yesterday we fished with some good friends and great people. The previous day we caught 28 Muttons, but we beat that with 30. Also in the mix was a 40 pound Sailfish that we released and an 18 pound Blackfin Tuna. We were working bottom right off the reef...
  126. Twenty Eight Muttons!
    Monday, February 21, 2011 - 10:29pm
    Expecting a slow moving current today we loaded up the boat with live bait and headed right to an area of living bottom to try and get some Muttons. It wasn't as hot as I would have liked it and after 45 minutes and only catching a few Muttons and one Red...
  127. Black Grouper and Mutton Snapper
    Monday, February 21, 2011 - 9:17pm
    Because of the light current yesterday I decided to make drifts over a wreck in 190 feet of water. We hooked a handful of big fish that we couldn't get to the boat, probably big Amberjacks or big Black Grouper. We did get one Black Grouper to the boat tha...
  128. Free diving.
    Wednesday, February 9, 2011 - 8:58pm
    The past few days we have been free diving, spearfishing, and lobstering. The first day out we shot our limit in hogfish, all of which happened to be large males. We also caught a dozen or so lobsters. Today we teamed up with three good friends and went t...
  129. Muttons, Tuna, and Monster Amberjack.
    Monday, February 7, 2011 - 12:16am
    Today we fished with two good friends of ours from Miami. We started off fishing a massive wreck in 150 feet of water that has been holding a lot of fish lately. We got a few Muttons there which ended up being the biggest ones of the day, all three around...
  130. wahoo,mahi and snapper
    Saturday, February 5, 2011 - 7:53pm
    Another great day of fishing! Today I started bottom fishing on a wreck in 145ft then finished the rest of the day on the edge of the reef in 115ft of water. We fished live ballyhoo from top to bottom. We caught 3 mahi, 12 mutton snapper, a...
  131. snapper and sailfish
    Friday, February 4, 2011 - 9:23pm
    Fishing was red hot this afternoon!! I fished 2 spots today. The first was in 140ft and the second was on the edge of the reef in 110ft of water. In less than 5 hours of fishing me and my 2 good friends Andrew and Garret caught 2 sail fish,...
  132. bottom trip
    Monday, January 31, 2011 - 6:17pm
    Today we did some bottom fishing. We caught a 30lb gag grouper, 6 mutton snapper, 1 yellow jack, 5 small sharks and a 6ft hammerhead. The sharks and grouper were safely released. Most of the fish we caught today hit live pin fish....
  133. morning bite
    Monday, January 31, 2011 - 5:51pm
    yesterday we did some wreck fishing in 145ft of water. We caught 6 mutton snapper up to 18lbs and at least 8 or so amber jacks. All of the fish were caught on live pin fish and ballyhoo....
  134. evening tuna bite
    Sunday, January 30, 2011 - 4:33pm
    Yesterday we mixed it up a little. We went from drifting to trolling, bottom fishing then back to trolling. We caught mutton snapper up to 16lbs, 4 big jacks, 1 nice mahi and 10 black fin tuna. The jacks and snapper were caught on...
  135. shark / snapper
    Thursday, January 27, 2011 - 8:51pm
    Today we only fished for a few hours but the action was non stop! We caught 3 big mutton's all over 15lbs, 2 amber jack, a 150lb Caribbean reef shark and a 74" hammer head shark. All the fish were caught near a ship wreck in 150ft of water. The&...
  136. action for the kids
    Tuesday, January 25, 2011 - 7:29am
    Yesterday was about the kids! The weather was a little bad so i fished A shallow reef close to key west. The action was non stop! We caught yellow tail, mangrove snapper, cero mackerel, red and gag grouper, and at least 5 small sh...
  137. Big Hammerhead Sharks
    Saturday, January 22, 2011 - 4:05pm
    Today we fished for 5 hours. The plan was to hook some big sharks for the 3 guys. Not long after the bait was in the water we hooked up with a 150 pound reef shark that we released after a 35 minute fight. Next came an 8 foot Hammerhead that we released a...
  138. plan c
    Friday, January 21, 2011 - 8:37pm
    Today we had to work for it a little. I moved 3 times from 190 to 116 foot of water. My last spot payed off. We caught 4 nice muttons, 2 big porgys, a 30lb king fish and released what would have been a keeper black and red grouper....
  139. snapper 190ft
    Friday, January 21, 2011 - 8:19pm
    Fishing was red hot yesterday we caught 16 big mutton's and 4 amber jacks in less than 5 hours. I fished in one spot a wreck in 190ft of water. most of the fish were caught on live ballyhoo and fresh strips of bonito....
  140. Wahoo and Tuna
    Thursday, January 20, 2011 - 8:59pm
    Yesterday my wife, dad, mate, good friend Sean, and I did some fun fishing for Wahoo. We headed West and the action was non stop. We landed one Wahoo around 30 pounds. The Tunas were thick! We caught 26 over the entire day. Couldn't have asked for anythin...
  141. Wahoo and Dolphin
    Tuesday, January 18, 2011 - 6:49pm
    Today we did a little of everything. We started off the trip slow trolling live ballyhoo. There we caught a few schoolie Dolphin. After that we anchored up to a deep wreck in 175 feet of water to try for some Mutton Snapper. The bottom bite wasn't very ho...
  142. Groupers, Muttons, Yellow Tails.
    Saturday, January 15, 2011 - 7:19pm
    Today was a little tougher and rougher than we expected. We were hoping the winds from our last cold front would lay down a bit making the day a little more comfortable. We decided to fish anyways and although we didn't load the coolers with fish we had s...
  143. Live Baiting For Sailfish.
    Monday, January 10, 2011 - 7:46pm
    Today we slow trolled live Ballyhoo for Sailfish. The bait was thick and we loaded our well with Ballyhoo and Pilchards. 45 minutes in we had a double header and landed the second of the two fish. About 30 minutes later we had another hook up but after a ...
  144. Monster Sailfish and a few Muttons
    Friday, January 7, 2011 - 6:02pm
    Today we slow trolled live Ballyhoo. About 45 minutes in we hook one of our biggest Sailfish to date. After a 35 minute fight we got the fish boat side, pulled her in for a quick picture, than safely released her back into the water. We kept trolling for ...
  145. mutton and big king
    Friday, January 7, 2011 - 5:57pm
    Yesterday we started off slow trolling live bait in hopes of hooking a Sailfish. After about 30 minutes we had our first taker, but after a few jumps he spit the hook. Later we tied up to the USS Vandenburg to target the Mutton Snapper we know are th...
  146. mutton and big king
    Friday, January 7, 2011 - 5:11pm
    Yesterday we started off slow trolling live bait in hopes of hooking a Sailfish. After about 30 minutes we had our first taker, but after a few jumps he spit the hook. Later we tied up to the USS Vandenburg to target the Mutton Snapper we know are th...
  147. Kingfish, Amberjack, and Snapper
    Wednesday, January 5, 2011 - 7:57pm
    Today we decided to work with some fresh dead ballyhoo we saved from the day before. We set up in about 225 feet of water and sent baits to the bottom. Things started off slow, only putting a yellow eyed snapper in the boat, but man did things pick up. A ...
  148. Hot Bite, Calm Seas.
    Tuesday, January 4, 2011 - 7:23pm
    After the rough weather keep up close to the reef fishing for snapper we finally got a beautiful day to hit the deeper water. Three days ago the bite was tough for us, but we worked hard to get our charter a good dinner of yellowtail snapper, they also fo...