Fish on the Waters of Key West

If you prefer reef fishing, consider any of our exciting options below.

Backcountry DNA

DNA Sportfishing with Captain Dave Irwin in the Florida Keys and Key West.  Offshore Fishing in Key West, Florida with Captain Dave Irwin - experience the best sportfishing the Florida Keys and Key West has to offer. Whether you want to fish the emerald blue waters offshore or experience incredible Tarpon fishing in the passes.

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High Stakes

High Stakes Charters offers a 53’ Striker Sport Fisherman beautifully accented in teak wood perfect for your next Key West fishing trip.   Charters are available for up to a maximum of 6 people. You will find the accommodations clean and comfortable on your Key West fishing experience.  Father/Son team, Don and Jason Jonas, can provide an amazing day at sea.

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Reel Contender

Reel Contender is an offshore light tackle charter boat designed for getting to the fish first on the waters out of Key West, Florida. Whether it’s Sailfishing you are after or jigging over deep wrecks, or even deep dropping for Swordfish – Reel Contender will get the job done. Enjoy your fishing trip aboard “Reel Contender”, a spacious 30-ft center console, which comes powered by twin 250 HP Suzuki engines. Originally built in 1998, the vessel was restored in 2017 and has a maximum cruising speed of 50 knots. Its navigational electronics include a GPS, a VHF radio, and a fish finder. There is a toilet on board for your maximum comfort when spending your day on the water, an ice-box to keep the catch fresh, and a live bait tank, as well as outriggers and downriggers for a professional fishing experience. The “Reel Contender” provides comfortable fishing space for up to six guests. From light and heavy tackle to kite fishing, fly fishing, jigging, trolling, drift fishing, popping, spinning, and bottom fishing – the Captain knows all the best methods to catch the fish. Your main targeted species will be Sailfish, Blackfin Tuna, Wahoo, Tarpon, Yellowtail Snapper, Permit, King Mackerel, Grouper, Mahi Mahi, Cobia, Barracuda, Amberjack… and who knows what else?

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Reel Fly

Chris Trosset is a true Key West conch who knows the Lower Keys like the back of his hand. Thanks to his infamous dad, RT, Chris has inherited the ultimate angling knowledge of how to catch all kinds of offshore and inshore fish in Key West, the Dry Tortugas and beyond. His quiet, mellow demeanor at the dock is the calm before the storm because once he get's you to the fishing grounds, baits in the water, he will light up! Whether it's kingfish, black tuna, or black grouper, Chris will put you on some of the biggest fish you have ever seen. 

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