Yearly Archives: 2011

/2011

Productive Kite Fishing

By |2011-03-30T14:48:09+00:00March 30th, 2011|Fishing Reports|

We have had some wonderful kite fishing over the last several days, raising as many as a dozen Sailfish per day, along with Blackfin Tuna, Dolphin and King Mackerel. On Sunday 3/27 we caught 3 Sails but had 8 others on which either jumped off or otherwise made their escape. We also landed several 20lb Blackfins,

Spring Tailing Condition

By |2011-03-24T14:05:49+00:00March 24th, 2011|Fishing Reports|

Over the last week a beautiful color change has developed just offshore of the reef edge, south of Key West. Green water changes to powder blue to dark blue with very strong easterly current on the dark blue side. For 3 or 4 days we have experienced wonderful action along this edge. Sailfish, Tuna, Dolphin

Great Charter on 2/1/2011

By |2011-03-13T23:47:13+00:00March 13th, 2011|Testimonials|

Let me again thank you for a great charter on 2/1/2011. My wife and I had a beautiful day on the water and catching that Sailfish was a dream come true for me. As a life long fisherman I found the new experience of kite fishing to be very interesting and exciting. I love to

Kings, Blackfin and Snapper

By |2011-02-23T02:16:31+00:00February 23rd, 2011|Fishing Reports|

We have had a long stretch of very nice weather without the high velocity winds which are usually common this time of year. There are plenty of King Mackerel around including some smokers. Yesterday we had a 41 lber which was caught on 15lb test line. Blackfin Tuna also remain around- they have been averaging

Solid Winter Fishing

By |2011-01-24T02:19:06+00:00January 24th, 2011|Fishing Reports|

Solid winter fishing continues in Key West with a mix of Sailfish, most caught off the kite, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel and Mutton Snapper. Some very large Kings are in the area-on a trip to the west our Kings averaged 35lbs, and a 67lber was caught during last weekends tournament. Yesterday we caught a triple

Atlantic Sailfish on Fly

By |2011-01-11T15:57:23+00:00January 11th, 2011|Fishing Stories|

It’s late morning offshore of Contoy Island. The radio chatter is desultory, not much happening anywhere. With a high sun and a down sea troll it’s a perfect condition for sighting only there’s nothing to see, .idle thoughts but watchful eyes. The drone of the engines.. Wait! “There he is, lazy fish on the left

Fishing for Black Marlin

By |2011-01-11T15:56:35+00:00January 11th, 2011|Fishing Stories|

Key West Captain experiences banner Black Marlin fishing on the Great Barrier Reef This fall I was fortunate enough to fulfill a life long dream and fish the Great Barrier Reef of Australia during the Giant Black Marlin run. Prior to booking the trip I did what homework I could, both on the web and

Wonderful Fishing Trip

By |2011-01-11T15:51:48+00:00January 11th, 2011|Testimonials|

Thank you so much for such a wonderful fishing trip on March 23rd. Key West was the first stop on our 6-day cruise, and the morning spent on SOUTHPAW was the highlight of the trip for all 3 of us. Thanks to you and your mate for your advice and help in making this the