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Marathon Key Fishing Charters Know Best Marathon Fishing Spots

All year long, Marathon Key fishing is red hot, attracting fishermen from around the globe.

The reason fishing Marathon Florida is so exceptional, is that anglers have a multitude of options to choose from.

Not only are there a variety of fighting saltwater fish to target, there's different Florida Keys fishing locales to explore.

You can opt to go backcountry bay fishing, or flats fishing.

You can head out for wreck and reef fishing. Deep drop or troll while deep sea fishing, or hang out at the popular Marathon Hump.

No matter what fishing experience you're after, there are plenty of Marathon fishing charters qualified to accommodate you.

Not only do these Marathon fishing guides know the best fishing spots, they know how to attract the fish.

They know the seasons, the tide, what to look for, and what to use, so you can bring in that record breaking prize you've always dreamed about.


Marathon Fishing Charter Going Deep Sea Fishing


Marathon Key Fishing Charter Heading Out For A Day Of Deep Sea Fishing
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The following preview listings give an overview of Marathon Key fishing charters. To get more detailed information, including current rates, trip availability, policies, types of fish targeted, equipment used and boat amenities click on the different Get RatesButton.

This will take you to more detailed information and will let you check out other Marathon Fishing Charter companies so you can compare and see who best meets your fishing vacation needs.

You'll find that many of these companies offer a variety of styles of fishing, in terms of where they go and how they fish.

Some offer extended trips, snorkeling or even diving combos, while some even provide sightseeing and eco tour cruises.

If you're interested in tarpon fishing Marathon is the place to be. The backcountry along with the various channels that run through the Middle Keys, are perfect places to target the silver king. If you're Marathon Key fishing and tarpon is what you're after, you'll find plenty of fishing guides who specialize in tarpon fishing Marathon Key.

Some Marathon Key fishing charters also have certain species of Florida Keys saltwater fish they prefer to target. If you're specifically looking to go sport fishing for a certain species or type of saltwater fish, check out the species of fish they target.

Likewise if you'd like to specifically go to a certain place, for example out fishing the Hump, you'll want to make sure the charter fishing company identifies deep sea fishing on their landing page.

You will also want to read our interview with a Marathon fishing charters company. They took us out on a full day Keys charter fishing trip to the Marathon Hump and other sweet spots they knew about.

I've included a video of us catching a 40+ pound snowy grouper, along with pictures of that exhilarating Florida Keys fishing trip.




Marathon Fishing Charters


FISHING CHARTER COMPANY
Papa Pip’s 29-ft. Topaz Express
Captain Johnny Maddox Charters, Sportfishing Adventures
29' Topaz refurbished in 2008, 2 250HP Yanmar engines, 6 person capacity
Marathon Departure
Payment 15% deposit to guarantee reservation, balance day of trip via Cash, Visa, Mastercard, Checks, Bank Transfer, PayPal
Numerous species of most popular offshore fishing targeted, child friendly, free cancellation, pickup agreed upon reservation
Fishing Trip Destinations
Inshore Fishing     Nearshore Fishing     Offshore Fishing     Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing     Flats Fishing (Florida Bay)     Backcountry Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle    Heavy Tackle    Bottom Fishing
Trolling    Fly Fishing    Kite Fishing
Fishing Trip Description
Papa Pip’s 29-ft. Topaz Express has a maximum cruising speed of 24 knots to get you out into the Atlantic or the Gulf of Mexico depending on what you're wanting to target on your Marathon fishing vacation. From snapper to cobia, wahoo to grouper, marlin to mahi mahi, you'll discover a true fishing adventure while you're aboard Papa Pip's well equipped Topaz.



FISHING CHARTER COMPANY
Papa Pip’s 36-ft. Bruel Express
Captain Johnny Maddox Charters, Sportfishing Adventures
36' Bruel refurbished in 2010, 2 300 hp DETRIOT 6-53 engines, 6 person capacity
Marathon Departure
Payment 15% deposit to guarantee reservation, balance day of trip via Cash, Visa, Mastercard, Checks, Bank Transfer, PayPal
Numerous species of most popular offshore fishing targeted, child friendly, free cancellation, pickup agreed upon reservation
Fishing Trip Destinations
Offshore Fishing     Inshore Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle    Heavy Tackle    Bottom Fishing
Trolling    Jigging    Fly Fishing    Kite Fishing
Fishing Trip Description
Papa Pip’s 36-ft. Bruel Express is capable of taking you out on fishings trips inshore or far offshore for the biggest brutes the ocean has. If you're are serious about serious fishing and would like to have that trophy fish on the end of your line, a fishing trip with Captain Johnny is what you want. The combination of knowledge, skill, fishing equipement and crew is what it takes to put together one of the best fishing trips you'll remember for a lifetime.



FISHING CHARTER COMPANY
Hot Diggity Dog - 50’ Ocean Yacht
Captain Jim Purcell
50' Ocean Yacht, 2 750 hp Man engines, 12 person capacity
Marathon Departure
Payment 20% deposit to guarantee reservation, balance day of trip via Cash, Visa, Mastercard
Numerous species of most popular offshore and reef and wreck fishing targeted, child friendly, free cancellation, pickup not included
Fishing Trip Destinations
Nearshore Fishing     Offshore Fishing     Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing     Snorkeling Popular Sombrero Lighthouse Reef
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle     Heavy Tackle     Bottom Fishing     Trolling
Jigging     Popping     Fly Fishing     Kite Fishing Handline     Deep Drop Fishing
Fishing Trip Description
The Hot Diggity Dog - 50’ Ocean Yacht with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots is not your typical fishing charter boat. Fully air conditioned, this beautiful vessel is loaded with all the amenities you'd expect from a yacht including 2 bathrooms, 3 staterooms, and full kitchen galley. There is plenty of room to relax on deck or inside, and these perks are just the beginning of what you can expect on your fishing adventure. The yacht is not only beautiful, she's highly functional in terms of carrying all the right equipment needed for a fun day fishing Marathon Florida waters. Whether you're fishing the Marathon Hump for sailfish, AJ, or mahi mahi or plan on fishing reefs and wrecks for snapper and grouper, Captain Jim and his crew intend to make your fishing trip as pleasurable and productive as possible. For your enjoyment they also carry snorkeling equipment so you can get out over the reefs and view the beautiful and tropical marine life up close.



FISHING CHARTER COMPANY
Florida Straits Sportfishing
Captain John Hiers
32' Stamas Center console, 2 450 hp Yamaha engines, 6 person capacity
Marathon Departure
Payment 15% deposit to guarantee reservation, balance day of trip via Cash, Visa, Mastercard, Checks
Numerous species of most popular offshore and reef and wreck fishing targeted, child friendly, free cancellation, pickup agreed upon reservation
Fishing Trip Destinations
Inshore Fishing     Nearshore Fishing     Offshore Fishing     Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing     Flats Fishing     Backcountry Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle     Heavy Tackle     Bottom Fishing     Trolling     Spinning
Jigging     Popping     Drift Fishing     Kite Fishing     Spearfishing
Fishing Trip Description
Florida Straits Sportfishing with a maximum cruising speed of 42 knots is one of the faster Florida Keys fishing charter boats. Also roomy, this comfortable boat is able to get out to deep water fast for targeting sailfish, wahoo and mahi mahi. The boat is also equipped with a variety of fishing gear and live bait, so if you want to go reef or wreck fishing, Captain John Hiers and his crew are able to easily accommodate. Professional, well versed in the art of fishing, your fishing charter trip with Florida Straits Sportfishing can be designed to suit your exact tastes and style of fishing.



FISHING CHARTER COMPANY
Sweet E'Nuf Charters
Captain Dave Schugar
33' Hydra-Sports Center console, 2 300 hp Yamaha engines, 6 person capacity
Marathon Departure
Payment 10% deposit to guarantee reservation, balance day of trip via Cash, Visa, Mastercard, Checks, American Express
Numerous species of most popular offshore and reef and wreck fishing targeted, child friendly, free cancellation, pickup not included
Fishing Trip Destinations
Nearshore Fishing     Offshore Fishing     Reef Fishing     Wreck Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle    Heavy Tackle    Bottom Fishing    Trolling
Spinning    Jigging     Drift Fishing     Deep Drop Fishing
Fishing Trip Description
Sweet E'Nuf Charters with a maximum cruising speed of 35 knots is a powerful, comfortable, and fully equipped fishing charter boat. Carrying an array of different types of fishing equipment, Captain Schugar is able to provide you with a variety of fishing options in terms of where to fish, how to fish, and what to fish for including swordfish, grouper, sailfish, mahi mahi, yellowtail, or tarpon. You'll find the combination of the Captain's experience and the Sweet E'Nuf charter boats high grade equipment, are what it takes to make your fishing trip productive.



FISHING CHARTER COMPANY
FinnAddict Sportfishing
Captain Joel Warrick
30' Sea Vee Center console refurbished in 2015, 330HP Cummins Diesel engine, 6 person capacity
Marathon Departure
Payment 25% deposit to guarantee reservation, balance day of trip via Cash, Visa, Mastercard
Numerous species of most popular offshore and reef and wreck fishing targeted, child friendly, free cancellation, pickup not included
Fishing Trip Destinations
Inshore Fishing     Nearshore Fishing    Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing     Wreck Fishing     Sight Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle    Heavy Tackle    Bottom Fishing    Trolling
Spinning     Jigging     Drift Fishing    Kite Fishing
Fishing Trip Description
FinnAddict Sportfishing with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots is fully outfitted with the latest fishing technology, safety gear and amenities to make your Marathon fishing trip enjoyable and memorable. A true fishing enthusiast Captain Joel loves teaching everyone, large and small, how to fish. With years of fishing experience and a qualified fishing crew, whether offshore fishing for amberjack, sailfish, king mackerel, and albacore tuna, or reef and wreck fishing for yellowtail, grouper, or cobia, you'll have a productive and exciting fishing charter trip with FinnAddict Sportfishing.



FISHING CHARTER COMPANY
SeaSquared Charters
Captain Chris Johnson
28' Parker, twin 225 hp Yamaha engine. 6 person capacity
Marathon Departure
Payment 10% deposit to guarantee reservation, balance day of trip via Cash, Visa, Mastercard, Checks, American Express
Numerous species of most popular offshore and reef and wreck fishing targeted, child friendly, free cancellation, pickup not included
Fishing Trip Destinations
Nearshore Fishing     Offshore Fishing     Reef Fishing     Wreck Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle     Heavy Tackle     Bottom Fishing     Trolling
Jigging     Kite Fishing     Lobster Fishing     Snorkeling Trip
Fishing Trip Description
SeaSquared Charters has a cruising speed of 35 knots so on your 1/2 day, 3/4 day or full day charter fishing trip you're able to spend more time fishing, and less time getting there. Whether you're interested in fighting some of the hardest hitters like mahi mahi, grouper, mackerel, amberjack, shark or tarpon fishing offshore or the reefs and wrecks Captain Johnson's fully equipped fishing boat has what it takes to reel in the fish. SeaSquared Charters goal is to help you have the best day on the water doing what you want, and they can coordinate your trip for lobster fishing, snorkeling over the beautiful coral reefs or taking on the big ones at sea.



Marathon Key fishing is definitely world class. Going out with any of these Marathon charter fishing companies just helps raise your chances of success for landing that photo op trophy fish.





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