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Linda D Sportfishing

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Address: 1801 N Roosevelt Blvd Dock 19 & 20, Key West, Key West, FL 33040-3675
Phone Number:
+1 305-304-8102
06:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 22:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes

79 years of family fishing history for the WICKERS , Capt. Billy Wickers...

79 years of family fishing history for the WICKERS , Capt. Billy Wickers III followed in his grandfather's and father's footsteps. Now Billy is a 4th generation captain. Captain Billy grew up working in the family charter business, working as a mate for his dad, and got his captain's license at the young age of 18 in 1990. He captained his dad's boats, Linda D III and IV, and was able to buy his own boat the Linda D V in 2003 which he owns and operates. Captain Billy has been recognized for his fishing abilities by winning numerous awards since 1990 to present , including the prestigious Key West Fishing Tournament's Outstanding Guide Award, most releases in general division, and also most Sailfish and Marlin releases, which he has won for consecutive years. He s been recognize as captain of the moth by Gray taxidermy..Also Linda D IV & V have been Awarded for the 2012 BEST OF KEY WEST AWARDS IN THE CHARTER BOATS Category by the Key West Award Program Committee.

Capt. Billy Wickers III will definitely make your fishing trip a memorable event for you and your family.

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looking for sailfiish

captain and mate looked and made our dream come true for dad and 3 sons who will never forget our 7 foot sail

Reviewed yesterday
Newark, Delaware

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Newark, Delaware
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

captain and mate looked and made our dream come true for dad and 3 sons who will never forget our 7 foot sail

Thank feeley01
Cypress, Texas
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A good friend of mine and I just spent two tremendous full days of fishing on the Linda D with Captain Billy & First Mate Adam. We caught mahi mahi, mackerel, tuna, benito, hammerhead shark and then topped the second day off with my first lifetime sailfish catch and release ever! It was an excellent time and they did a... More 

Thank twiggb
Jwickers777, Manager at Linda D Sportfishing, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to rate us and leaving a review. im so glad you guys had a great time , we hope to see you guys soon for more fun fishing. More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We come to Key West every year and always fish (catch) with Billy. He is a great captain and will give you fantastic recommendations to get your fish prepared.

Thank T.J. F
Jwickers777, Manager at Linda D Sportfishing, responded to this review

Thanks for being a repeat costumer to our business, we appreciate you coming back and making your fishing trips memories with us . More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I did a half day charter and had a blast! Crew was fantastic making our half day trip worth every penny.

Thank Allan P
Fairhope, Alabama
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took my son out for a 3/4 day trip with Capt John and mate Adam. We requested to fish for Mahi Mahi, and even though it was very early in the season for them, the first fish we caught was a nice Mahi. Adam worked his butt off keeping the lines out and straight beause the seas were a little... More 

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Thank John M
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic ocean fishing experience! Captain Billy made us aware of what fish are in season so I knew before booking our trip what we hopefully could catch. First Mate, Adam was amazing to watch in preparation and during our fishing adventure. Both guys expect and want you to catch fish. They are very knowledgeable on all procedures in order to... More 

Thank certifies
1 review
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed an eight hour day of fishing in Key West! Captain Billy and first mate Ryan were very helpful and made a great day of fishing for us! If you're looking for a great charter out of Key West, then Linda D. Is the way to go!!

Thank Lauren D
Fort Wayne, Indiana
1 review
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Went out with Captain Billy and first mate Ryan. We had a great time caught plenty of fish and are mounting a couple of them. First mate Ryan was very helpful and did a great job. Thanks guys!!!!

Thank crholley79
Plymouth, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 24 February 2017

What a great day! We caught alot of fish and Capt. Wickers knew where to go so we could bring them in. Adam is a great deck hand. Would definitely recommend and go out on this charter again. We caught Amberjack, King mackerel, bonita tuna and others..

Thank donna a
Atlanta, United States
2 reviews
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Awesome day of fishing, Capt. Billy put us on the fish and First Mate Adam helped us bring them in. Great crew made us feel like old friends.

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Thank Randy B

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