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Islamorada Fishing

77522 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036-3813
+1 305-481-7689
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Excellent Guide

Went fishing with my 18 year old son. The guide was John Johansen. The day did not start well... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2016
Jonathan C
Reading, United Kingdom
Great back country fishing charter!

I reserved a 4 hours charter with Jeff for my 17 year-old son and myself. It was the first time I... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2016
Mark C
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77522 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036-3813
+1 305-481-7689
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Reviewed 23 December 2016

Went fishing with my 18 year old son. The guide was John Johansen. The day did not start well when he suggested I had made a mistake in the booking and wasn't due for a couple of days. Thankfully I had the emails on my...More

Thank Jonathan C
Reviewed 29 June 2016

I reserved a 4 hours charter with Jeff for my 17 year-old son and myself. It was the first time I have ever chartered a boat for fishing. I've owned boats and my son and I have enjoyed fishing together as he has grown up....More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 26 November 2015

I have been going to Islamorada for decades. These have been trips that were solo, a couple, family, and group(s). This is a unique location in several regards. As an avid fisherman, I always fished if weather permitted. The variety of fish and methods of...More

Thank Harry A
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Excellent Fishing Trip. Guide John Johansen put us right on the 100 lb plusTarpon over July 4th weekend. Awesome guide . Couldn't have been better. 3 big ones in an hour and a half !! Highly recommend. Launches out of Bud n Mary's Islamorada in...More

Thank robert b
Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

Went Tarpon fishing in April with Captain Eric Scoble. We caught two out of three Tarpon. We also caught some nice big sharks! He's a great guy and tries real hard to catch you a Tarpon.Thats not an easy fish to catch this is our...More

Thank Fishing_The_Keys
Reviewed 20 April 2015

Booked 3 full day Tarpon Fishing trips with Blackwater Charters during the April peak Tarpon season in Islamorada. Here’s the fishing results by day: • Day 1 - No Tarpon – Bunch of nurse sharks and a stingray • Day 2 - No Tarpon –...More

Thank Steven C
Reviewed 18 March 2015

Fished with Eric Scoble on the Blackwater charter boat. Caught so much fish! Brought my nephew that never fished before and had a great time. We caught so many different species. Grouper, snook, tarpon. Definitely have to go with him!

Thank Oceansportsman22
Reviewed 23 June 2014

We have fished with Capt. Brian Cone on Contagious out of Robbie's in Islamorada, FL for last 10+ years and keep coming back for more as he fills the boat every trip with fish! Any Capt. can have a good day once in a while,...More

Thank Jon S
Reviewed 4 June 2014

Seventy-two hours or so have passed since experiencing something I never expected to do -- chase big fish on the waters of the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic with a real expert, Captain Mike Walter. This late 20's dude, and I mean that most...More

2  Thank RGB16
Reviewed 30 April 2014

I along with 4 others, joined Captain Brian Cone on his 33 foot Contagious. It's a large Catamaran that makes boating pretty smooth even in rough waters (that doesn't mean he guarantees no sea sickness...me). We started the day out around 30 miles out in...More

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