BOOK A TRIP
Fishing rates are based on 2 anglers, each additional angler (up to 4) is an additional $50.00.
Half Day = 4 Hours $500.00
3/4 Day = 6 Hours $600.00
Full Day = 8 Hours $700.00
Sunset Cruises + Island Cruises
2 Hours = $150.00
see details (does not include fishing)
*Charters are currently sailing out of Whale Harbor, Islamorada and specialize in light tackle back country trips. Bonefish, Tarpon and Permit are just a few of our targeted species.
Captain Gary Skrobeck 561-255-6666
Captain Skip Paxton 305-394-9909
LIGHT TACKLE AND BACK COUNTRY FISHING
Tackle is specified as spin, fly, baitcast or conventional trolling gear with appropriate line class, or the breaking strength of a line, in pounds.
Light Tackle Fishing is the most flexible and almost any species is achievable: tarpon, sailfish, tuna, cobia, dorado (dolphin, mahi mahi), snapper, ceros and wahoo.
Flats, Backcountry Fishing involves fly, spin or plug. Fish the flats on the Atlantic side or the backcountry, a region of uninhabited mangrove islands on the Gulf side, for tarpon, permit, bonefish, redfish, snook, sea trout, barracuda, jacks, sharks, and cobia.
Meet The Crew
Captain Skip Paxton
With over 40 years of experience, numerous tournament wins, and previously held world records, Captain Skip Paxton is a true legend among the back country guides.
Captain Gary Skrobeck
As a Florida Keys Native, Gary has been fishing the waters of the Upper Keys his entire life. After a lifetime of experience in the Marine Industry, Gary takes great pleasure in sharing his knowledge of the unique area that is the Florida Bay and Keys Waters.
WHAT TO BRING THE DAY OF YOUR TRIP
What to bring:
Sunglasses (Polarized Suggested)
Long Sleeve Shirt
Lunch and Beverage
Light Sole Shoes
Bait and Tackle
Fishing Lisence and Permits
Cooler with Ice