Callion Fishing Charters

With Callion Fishing Charters, some of the fantastic angling opportunities that the waters of Marathon have to offer will be all yours. With decades of fishing experience and local knowledge, Captain John Callion will provide you and your family with a fun-filled adventure.

You will spend your day on a 25’ SeaVee center console, built in 2017. This is a seaworthy boat with a 200 HP Suzuki engine and enough room for up to 4 adult anglers and one kid. It is equipped with a GPS and a fishfinder to save you time while searching for fish. There is also a livewell, which will be loaded with bait to make your hooks irresistible and an icebox to keep the catch fresh during the day.

Callion Fishing Charters has tailored a variety of packages that range from 4 to 8 hours on the water. Each trip can be customized to meet your specific angling needs. Battle the “Silver King” Tarpon anytime from February through April or spend your day fishing for anything from Bonefish and Permit to Snook, Mangrove Snapper, Yellowtail Snapper, Spanish and Kinch Mackerel, and even various types of Sharks.

All trips include the use of bait, rods, and lures, and as well as quality fly fishing equipment if needed. The captain will also cover the licenses for you and your party and will clean the keeper fish when you’re done catching.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
      FREE Cancelation 3 days notice
    8 hour trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $1,200
    up to 4 persons
    This full-day trip is ideal for any angler who wants the waters all to themselves. You will be targeting Sharks, Snook, Snapper, Tarpon, and other species depending on the season.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
      FREE Cancelation 3 days notice
    6 hour trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $875
    up to 4 persons
    Enjoy the thrill of catching fish and having fun with your friends and family. Target Snook, Tarpon, Snapper, and other species depending on the season.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
      FREE Cancelation 3 days notice
    4 hour trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $600
    up to 4 persons
    This is a four-hour fishing trip that will target Permit, Snook, Tarpon, Snapper, and other species depending on the season.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
      FREE Cancelation 3 days notice
    4 hour trip, starts at 4:00 PM
    $600
    up to 4 persons
    This is an afternoon trip that will target your choice of species. From February until April, you will be able to target Tarpon with live bait.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Bonefish Bonefish
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Permit Permit
Shark (Bull) Shark (Bull)
Shark (Nurse) Shark (Nurse)
Snapper (Mangrove) Snapper (Mangrove)
Snapper (Yellowtail) Snapper (Yellowtail)
Snook Snook
Spanish Mackerel Spanish Mackerel
Tarpon Tarpon

Boat Specs

SeaVee (Center console) originally built in 2017. Powered by a 300HP Suzuki engine.

Length
25 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Fly Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System
Ice Box
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Fishing License
Fly Fishing Equipment

Policies

FREE Cancelation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 3 days before the trip. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 25% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 25% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Cash
Checks

About the Captain

John Callion
Marathon, Florida, United States
Member since August 2018
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Captain John Callion has been guiding professionally for the past decade. Born and raised in the Florida Keys, John is a second generation fisherman. He is hardworking and determined and never stops exploring. Capt. John enjoys nothing more than having a good day on the water, entertaining his guests with a local catch. He has been features in various shows, such as Bill Dance.
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Great day fishing!

VERIFIED   March 20, 2019
Great day of fishing! Caught a bunch of fish, snapper, grouper, trigger fish, Spanish mackerel and a hound fish. The guide...
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