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Match the hatch for mahi mahi & tuna

On May 22, 2017, Posted by , In Mahi mahi,Tuna, With No Comments

The key to success today was to  match the hatch for mahi mahi and blackfin tuna. The blackfin tuna fishing continues to be excellent on football and medium sized fish. A few bigger models of these up to 20lbs are hitting the dock as well. The mahi fishing is also…

South Carolina Guys On Blackfin and Mahi

On May 17, 2017, Posted by , In Tuna, By , With No Comments

While Jack and Don from South Carolina  battled blackfin tuna and mahi on this trip they made it a point to inform me they only wanted enough fish for dinner. As a charter boat operator it always looks good to come back to the dock with a load of fish….

Wanna play football…Islamorada-Style?

On April 23, 2017, Posted by , In Tuna, By , , With 1 Comment

Islamorada-style football is a bit different than  it is in most places. When you mention football here we’re usually referring to school-sized blackfin tuna. And that’s precisely what the Shipman family, from upstate New York found today. The wind was forecast to finally let up by 8:00 am. But as…

Blackfin Tuna & Free Jumping….Uh…Shrimp?

On December 15, 2016, Posted by , In Tuna, With 1 Comment

Dec. 15, 2016 – When you want to catch Sailfish go fishing for blackfin tuna. If you want to catch a blackfin tuna go sailfishing. Well..that’s usually how things work out. Right? Had Ryan Jones from Nautical Ventures on the boat today. Ryan has fished with me several times now….