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Florida Keys Reel Adventures

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11833 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-3040
+1 305-481-0589
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Great morning fishing with family

We had a great morning of fishing. Captain Kevin taught us in short order the best way to catch... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Had a blast fishing

Had a man trip with my dad, brother, and my 2 year old son out about 10 miles. We caught 30 yellow... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2017
Currituck, North Carolina
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I am Capt. Kevin Johnsen owner/operator of FKRA. I am a 30 plus year Middle Keys resident and have a great understanding of the desires and needs of my customers. My business caters to nearly everybody by building custom trips for all interests and skill levels. My goal is to provide a rewarding and successful day on the water and to ensure priceless memories within a safe and comfortable environment. I build lasting relationships and earn repeat customers with my unique style and easy going personality. The ocean is the reason we live here and I offer you affordable access to our waters from my custom 25' center console catamaran. My boat is a stable platform that outperforms all boats in its class, providing a quiet superior ride with the twin hull design and custom set up. I specialize in family fishing, reef fishing, deep wreck fishing, offshore trolling, lobstering, ,snorkeling and spearfishing. Additionally, I offer many other types of fishing and specialty trips, so please visit my website for more detailed information. See exactly what my customers are doing on their vacations. I hope to see you on the water soon and be the captain of your next ocean adventure!!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
11833 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-3040
+1 305-481-0589
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

We had a great morning of fishing. Captain Kevin taught us in short order the best way to catch Yellowtail Snapper. All 4 of us caught at least a couple of fish. He was determined to help us and that was appreciated. Was the perfect...More

Thank tkoch70
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Had a man trip with my dad, brother, and my 2 year old son out about 10 miles. We caught 30 yellow tail and a few other ransoms. He was awesome with my son taking extra time and going out of his way to show...More

Thank ryanSUD
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We had an amazing time with Captain Kevin! He took us to great spots for lobstering, spear fishing, snorkeling, and sand bar wading for the kids. We saw a ton of wildlife and came home with a full seafood dinner. Kevin was even able to...More

Thank JonMSJ
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Our family of four booked the trip with hopes of fishing out on the reef, but the wind was howling, so Kevin made the wise decision to take us fishing in the bay. We hit out limit on mangrove snappers. He was a great teacher...More

Thank FLmomof2_529
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

We had such a blast out on the water with Cap Kevin today, and we brought home plenty of lobster 😆 we will definitely be back next year. This guy knows his stuff! 🌴

Thank tashiwashi94
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Let me start out by saying that capt kevin will put you on the the fish and is a great captain. I called by 5:30 am to let him know that we were not going to make it by 7, I understood we had to...More

1  Thank Dominic S
kjgophish, Owner at Florida Keys Reel Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

My other course of action was take your deposit and go home for the day. That would earn me a bad trip advisor review too. I didn't do that. I got up very early and made a large investment in time setting up and planning...More

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We had the best family snorkel trip that included lots of extras!! We collected many sand dollars and conch shells. We saw a huge starfish, a shark, 3 sea turtles, dolphins, and tons of fish!! This was a great trip for a family with young...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2017

We had an AMAZING time with Captain Kevin. We started out the trip on the sandbar where the kids found giant conch shells that just "happened" to be there. ;) They were SO excited to find such treasures! Then as we headed out to the...More

Thank Katie T
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Fishing with Kevin is more than just fishing, it is truly a "reel adventure". Every time I go out with him I learn more and more from him. He has never failed to put us on the fish. I have gone fishing for sharks in...More

Thank Alec B
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Highly recommended, awesome time fishing for snapper. Definitely stop by lobster house to have them cook your catch after. Kevin was great, knows his stuff and teaches very effectively. Boat was nice and clean and he had great high quality gear.

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Mark P
8 January 2017|
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Response from kjgophish | Property representative |
Hi Mark, I'm the captain. The answer you're fishing for is Yes to some degree. I have an attitude of caring and I take full responsibility for my words and actions. What you see in my review replies is me caring. I have... More
Eileen H
30 April 2016|
Response from kjgophish | Property representative |
You are more than welcome to invite whomever you wish along, but my trips are private to avoid any possibility of conflicts among my groups. I have all the challenges I can handle day to day making everything work as it... More