Our Best Catch Is A Trash Fish

trash fish net

The Trash Fish September 5th 2022 - Trash fish has always been a factor when fishing anywhere. A fish we do not want or a by-catch is referred to as a Trash Fish. Well in our case all scaled fish are fun to fight keep them or not. Our trash fish look a lot like, well, […]

Thursday Mahi Mahi Just Past The Reef

Mahi Mahi dolphin fishing

Thursday August 18th 2022 - The start of this day was like any other. sunrise, dock chatter, engines warming up the smell of humidity and flat calm winds. Getting ready for a 6 hour day with no clue what Garrett and I would do to try and put my folks today on fish. My deep […]

Strong Wahoo Bite In August

Wahoo

August 13 2022 - Summer time is typically loaded with peanut sized mahi stories in our fishing reports for deep sea fishing. This year things are a little different. Yes there is not shortage of peanuts, micro mahi, chickens and even some larger mahi mahi running around out there. But we can add all that […]

Trolling The Reef A Tasty Alternative

Mutton Snappper

January 9 2022 - The new year was good to us last week weather wise but the fishing certainly dropped off in the blue water making it tough to get the pelagic species to bite. All last week the Gulf Stream wasn't much help to bring in the Mahi that we had over Christmas week. […]

Christmas Week Key West Mahi Surprise

mahi mahi december

December 31 2021 - Things are typically busy in the last week of December for the deep sea fishing charters out of Key West. Lots of folks are in town to get out of the cold and enjoy a Christmas in paradise. This year was no different and what a great week it was. We especially […]

Mixed Bag On Christmas Fishing

trolling for grouper

Fishing on Christmas week offered a mix bag for us offshore deep sea fishing. We have been super busy with fishing charters over the holiday week where we were able to pick and chose our weather to get out and have some good fishing days offshore deep sea fishing. The conditions were a bit challenging […]

Wahoo Fishing Key West Full Moon

wahoo full moon Key West

October 4 2020 - The full moon was on Friday this past week. The weather was not supposed to be very good through the end of the week but it turned out fine. It was a "don't know if ya don't go" scenario. Friday I had a deep sea fishing charter with a group of […]

Dolphin Mahi Mahi Time Summertime

summertime dolphin fishing

August 8th 2020 - As our beloved 47ft Viking has undergone a complete rebuild of her main engines we have not stopped deep sea fishing. In fact, we have been super busy with deep sea trips this summer and the fishing has been great! Our second deep sea fishing boat is a 36ft Yellowfin center […]

Airmar Transducer 599 LM

October 2019 - When I was re-fitting the In XS with all new Garmin marine electronics I included the Garmin GSD 26 black box sounder on the Garmin network in my 1995 47 Viking Convertible. With the 3000 watt chirp capability I was in a quandary of which transducer to utilize for the best results […]