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Backcountry Fishing In The Florida Keys

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Always calm clear and quiet. Fishing among the islands and flats of the Florida Keys Backountry

The pristine waters of the Florida Keys backcountry. Serene, tranquil, calm and clear water. Over 800 islands make up the Florida Keys from Key Largo to Key West. Fishing in this area is called backcountry fishing.

Without a doubt The Most Popular Fishing Charter in the Florida Keys. More species of fish are caught on backcountry fishing charters than any other charter. Affordable, caters to all skill levels, no seasickness and amazing island scenery for miles. You get more for you money and day on the water with backcountry fishing.

The beautiful sights of the Everglades National Park are a short ride across Florida Bay and once there the fishing is spectacular! The list is varied from Snook, Redfish and Sea Trout to Tarpon, Snappers and HUGE sharks. This  is a Florida keys fishing trip of a lifetime!

Backcountry fishing with a veteran Key West fishing guide. The nicest boats that are custom built by Yellowfin Yachts. With the best in fishing tackle from DAIWA. 4, 6 and 8 hour trips available. Specializing in Marquesas Keys and tarpon fishing specialist. 

Call 305-292-7212
Text 305-304-0497

The islands that make up the backcountry are the best parts of Key West. We take you there in the hunt for some fun fishing on some of the nicest boats in Key West specifically designed for backcountry fishing. 

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Backcountry Fishing

Escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and immerse yourself in the serene waters of the Florida Keys for a backcountry fishing experience like no other. Backcountry fishing in the Florida Keys is all about relaxation and the thrill of the catch, with a focus on bending a rod rather than targeting specific species

Backcountry fishing in the Florida Keys is characterized by its easygoing nature, with a focus on enjoying the beauty of the surrounding environment and the thrill of reeling in a variety of fish species. It’s the perfect way to unwind and reconnect with nature.


Backcountry Fishing Species

Key West and all the Florida Keys are famous for its tarpon fishing, offering anglers the chance to reel in these magnificent silver kings. Tarpon are known for their acrobatic jumps and powerful runs, providing an exhilarating challenge for even the most seasoned anglers.

The Upper Keys Islamorada and Key Largo are home to a thriving population of snook, a prized game fish known for its aggressive strikes and strong fighting abilities. Fishing for snook in the backcountry waters of the Upper Keys is an experience you won’t soon forget.

Throughout the year, the Florida Keys backcountry is home to a variety of fish species that are in season and biting. Whether you’re targeting redfish, sea trout, snapper, shark, tarpon or mackerel, you’re sure to find plenty of action in the backcountry waters of the Florida Keys.

Planning Your Backcountry Fishing Charter

When planning your backcountry fishing trip, be sure to check with local guides and charters to find out what species are in season and biting. Additionally, be prepared for varying weather conditions and bring plenty of sunscreen and water to stay comfortable throughout the day.