Enjoy the pristine waters of Key West and the outer island chains with Outta Line Charters. You’ll get to experience a range of incredible fishing, from inshore to offshore and across the reefs – the Keys really have it all.

Captain Armani Garcia is a 7th generation native of Key West, and so was born into a long line of fishermen. Having grown up on the water, he knows everything needed for a successful and enjoyable fishing trip. He can’t wait to show you his stomping grounds and giving you a true local experience.

The 23’ Contender center console was specifically designed to cover the range of fishing grounds the Keys have to offer. With space for up to 3 guests, you’ll whizz through the islands and offshore thanks to the brand new, 300 HP Suzuki engine. This versatile boat provides a sturdy fishing platform from skinny water to the deep blue!

Water is provided, and you can keep your snacks on board in Capt. Armani’s cooler. Just let him know to bring his grill and you’ll have the chance to cook up your catch on board or on the beach to break up a perfect day.

Running trips from 2 to 10 hours, Outta Line Charters gives you everything the Keys can offer. Peruse the shallow inshore and target some tough-fighting game fish such as Tarpon, Barracuda, and Sharks. Hit the incredible reefs that make up the Keys and go after stunning Snappers and tasty Groupers. While the longest trip will take you to the Marquesas in search of even bigger fish!

Experience the Keys in true local fashion with Outta Line Charters. You’re in for a personalized, professional, and thoroughly entertaining time aboard thanks to Capt. Armani. There’s nothing more you could want out of a trip to the Keys, so make the most of it today.



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  • Private trip
    2 Hour Trip – Harbour Tour
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    2 Hour Trip, starts at 10:00 AM
    US $425
    Tour the historic Key West Harbour with a unique perspective of the island from your native captain. While touring the island, troll special lures to catch the variety of fish the nearshore waters offer. Barracuda. A variety of Jack and Mackerel are the most common catch.
  • Private trip
    Sandbar Retreat
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    2 Hour Trip, starts at 10:00 AM
    US $425
    Explore the amazing shallow waters of the back country and all they have to offer on this trip! These waters are plentiful with fish, stingrays, sharks and much more. This trip is slower-paced, focusing on sightseeing and stopping at one of many different sandbar locations, with pristine, natural Key West sand. Cast out lures into the deep channels and shallow waters targeting Barracuda, Jacks, and Sharks. The captain offers the option to bring his grill and cook for you, just request at booking!
  • Private trip
    2 Hour Trip – Quick Trip
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    2 Hour Trip, starts at 8:30 AM
    US $450
    You're on a tight schedule but want to get some fishing in? This is the perfect way to wet some lines and not take up most of your day. Target Sportfish like Shark, Jack, and Barracuda on this short trip. You will get a glimpse of what the beautiful waters of Key West have to offer while reeling in some of the top predators in the ocean.
  • Private trip
    2 Hour Trip – Sunset Fishing
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    2 Hour Trip, starts at 5:45 PM
    US $450
    This trip is a perfect way to get on the water for sunset and enjoy fighting a few fish. Typically on this trip, you'll stay in the shallow waters and target Tarpon and Sharks or hit the backcountry trolling for Barracuda and Jacks. Round off a perfect day in the Keys with a memorable fishing experience in stunning surroundings, and even take a delicious treat back to shore.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    US $750
    Wake up with a splash and get out on the water! What better way to start the day than with the wind in your hair before settling in for a thrilling battle against some of the ocean's toughest and tastiest creatures. Depending on the conditions, you'll fish inshore or hit the nearby reefs. In the shallows target incredibly strong Tarpon, Sharks, Barracuda, or a variety of Jacks. Venture out to the reefs and wrecks after a variety of exciting and delicious Groupers, Snappers, and other incredible species.
    Targeted fish
    Barracuda (Great)
    Great Barracuda
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
    Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
    Jack Crevalle
    Jack Crevalle
    Tarpon
    Tarpon
    Snapper (Mangrove)
    Mangrove Snapper
    Grouper (Red)
    Red Grouper
    Snapper (Mutton)
    Mutton Snapper
    Snapper (Yellowtail)
    Yellowtail Snapper
    Tuna (Blackfin)
    Blackfin Tuna
    Speckled Trout
    Speckled Trout
    Snapper (Lane)
    Lane Snapper
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:30 PM
    US $750
    On this afternoon trip, you will have a mix of bottom fishing on the nearshore reefs or backcountry creeks for delicious Snappers and Groupers. Also a great trip to stay inshore to try and catch the bite of exciting Tarpon, Barracuda, and Sharks. If you want to catch the sunset, starting time is flexable so you can end your trip watching the sun drop!
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    US $950
    An ideal trip for advanced anglers, spend the best part of your day exploring a range of different fishing grounds for a well-rounded fishing experience. Hit the reefs and bottom fish for Groupers, Snappers, and more delicious fish. Get a mix of inshore and offshore fishing and also hit the sandbar. A great trip to go offshore in search of Mahi, Tuna and other pelagic fish as well. Ask your captain about bringing the grill on board, to cook your fresh catch at the beach! This trip can be customized!
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    US $1,300
    A full day on the water is the perfect way to experience the Florida Keys. You'll get to fish for a variety of species and explore various locations inshore, offshore, wrecks, reef and sandbars! These waters are home to anything from Tarpon to Groupers and even Mahi Mahi and Tuna offshore. By the afternoon, you may be ready for some chilling and grilling. This trip allows time to grill up your fresh catch at the islands or ask your captain to serve up some fresh ceviche. This trip can be customized!
  • Private trip
    10 Hour Trip – Marquesas
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    10 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    US $1,600
    This trip is for anyone looking for a truly unique experience. Head out to the majestical Marquesas Keys. These islands were once a pirates' paradise and today they are still accessible, and abundant with wildlife. Fish these plentiful waters targeting everything from Tarpon and Permit to Cobia and the elusive Cubera Snapper. You'll have lunch on a remote island 20 miles west of Key West, and enjoy an amazing sunset ride in. This trip has all the ingredients for a perfect day on the water.
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Customer reviews

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Excellent
4.9 / 5
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4.9 / 5
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Experience
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Appropriate for children
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Satisfied with the boat
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Ron W.
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Half day trip with Captain Garcia

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip (AM) on August 3, 2023
Boat was perfect for me and my two boys (18 yo).  Total of 4 on board with Captain Garcia.  Captain Garcia is a local growing...
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Israel M.
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Had a great time!!

VERIFIED   NEW  4 Hour Trip (AM) on June 21, 2024
Put us on fish right away!! Catching fish for most of the trip! No time to rest. I would definitely recommend
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Tom A.
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Short Trip, Great Memories

VERIFIED   2 Hour Trip – Quick Trip on March 26, 2024
Short two hour charter. Capt Garcia was friendly and helpful during the whole trip with explanations, gear and bait selections. ...
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Half Day Morning Trip For Mahi

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip (AM) on August 18, 2023
We had an AMAZING time with Captain Armani!   He had us out on multiple schools of Mahi, and made the whole trip simple...
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Awesome memories made!

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip on May 31, 2024
My wife and I had an amazing day out on the water.It was her first fishing trip and she had a good time!  We caught a variety...
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FAQs about Outta Line Charters

Outta Line Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • US $425 per group - 2 Hour Trip – Harbour Tour (2 hours)
  • US $425 per group - Sandbar Retreat (2 hours)
  • US $450 per group - 2 Hour Trip – Quick Trip (2 hours)
  • US $450 per group - 2 Hour Trip – Sunset Fishing (2 hours)
  • US $750 per group - 4 Hour Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • US $750 per group - 4 Hour Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • US $950 per group - 6 Hour Trip (6 hours)
  • US $1,300 per group - 8 Hour Trip (8 hours)
  • US $1,600 per group - 10 Hour Trip – Marquesas (10 hours)

When you book a trip with Outta Line Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Outta Line Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle (Penn)
  • Live Bait (May be caught during the trip)
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting (Filleting of fish is included!)
  • Drinks (I will have cold water bottles on board!)
  • Fishing License (Fishing and lobsters licenses are covered for everyone on the boat!)

Outta Line Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing (Versatility is key! We travel anywhere from 3-40 miles out!)
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

Outta Line Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling

Top targeted fish species with Outta Line Charters include:
  • Bonefish
  • Cobia
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Grouper (Black)
  • Grouper (Red)
  • Shark (Blacktip)
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Snapper (Mutton)
  • Snapper (Yellowtail)
  • Tarpon

Meet the Captain

Armani Garcia
Stock Island, Florida, United States
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255 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since January 2019
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Born and raised in Key West, Captain Armani has had a rod in his hand before he could walk. Fishing is part of the culture down here, he's spent his whole life on the water. This passion drove him to getting his captain's license, pursuing a career in guided fishing charters. Fishing never gets old for him, and taking clients out on the waters he grew up on is what truly makes him happy. Being able to give them an unforgettable experience is what he strives for.

About this listing

Targeted species

Bonefish Bonefish
Cobia Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Black) Black Grouper

Boat specs

Contender (Center console) originally built in 2005, and restored in 2024. Powered by a 300HP Suzuki engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 35 knots.

Length
23 ft
Capacity
3 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Versatility is key! We travel anywhere from 3-40 miles out!
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Penn
Live Bait
May be caught during the trip
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Filleting of fish is included!
Drinks
I will have cold water bottles on board!
Fishing License
Fishing and lobsters licenses are covered for everyone on the boat!

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 14 days prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 14 days before the trip date, free of charge. If you cancel or modify your booking later, or fail to show up, you'll forfeit 100% of what you've paid.

Listing policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
Kids of all ages are welcome!
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 15% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

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
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 5% charge will apply.

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