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    Summer fishing doesn’t disappoint, no matter the species sought

    Another great week of Keys-style summertime fishing has gone by with light winds and the occasional passing shower. Fishing has been good all around with dolphin found offshore, mangrove snapper spawning on the reef at night and tarpon/snook caught in the backcountry. Offshore, the calmer conditions...


    Tales of massive mahi abound off the Upper Keys

    Traditionally one of the busiest weeks of the summer season is upon us and the fishing is absolutely fabulous once again.  Weather was favorable and dolphin bit their tails off last week for the majority of our Upper Keys offshore fleet.  I would describe it as consistently productive...


    Massive Mahi

    Colton Klais, 15, and Dillon Klais, 12, had a banner day fishing aboard Capt. Shannon Attales' Warbird charter boat out of Bud N' Mary's Marina on Monday, July 6. Dillon Klais caught single-handedly a bull dolphin that weighed 48 pounds. Colton Klais caught a cow dolphin that weighted about 33...


    Sharks making their presence known in the backcountry

    It has really felt like summer this past week with daytime temperatures as hot as it gets. I even had some times during trips this week where my push pole got so hot I had to wear gloves just to be able to pole across the flats. Offshore the dolphin fishing picked up this week with increased ...


    Snapper action is ‘mind-boggling’

    FISH TALES by Capt. Donald Deputy     Snapper action is ‘mind-boggling’   Happy Fourth of July Holiday weekend! I'm so very thankful for my freedom and am ready to celebrate the fact that we live in the greatest country in the world.&#...


    Winter Fishing in the Keys -- 2015


    Transition to summer fishing is nearly complete

    It appears we're transitioning again from winter fishing to summer season. It's getting warmer overall and the water temperatures are rising steadily each week.  The crew aboard Gimme Jimmy out of Bud N’ Mary's marina had a limit of dolphin recently. They caught...


    Summer Fishing in the Keys 2014


    Nautical Flea Market

    The 20th Annual Gigantic Nautical Flea Market takes place Feb. 21-22. Click here to see the Official Program for the event.


    Fishing in the Keys

    A selection of fishing photos from October and November 2013

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