4 Reel Fishing Charter

Discover the aquatic wonders of Islamorada and join 4 Reel Fishing Charter on an unforgettable journey! Captain Ryan Wenzel will take you on an epic battle, fishing and diving in the beautiful turquoise waters of the Florida Keys. Then, after a day’s hard work, you’ll get to relax on the sandbar with a cold drink and admire the beautiful sunset over your head.

Capt. Ryan will show you around his native waters in a 34’ 2018 Sea Vee. With triple 300 HP Mercury V8 engines, you’ll be cruising at a top speed of 50 knots. So if you’re wearing a hat, you might want to hold on to it pretty tight! This boat comes fully loaded with all the amenities you need for an enjoyable day of fishing and exploring, including top-grade electronics, navigational equipment, safety gear, and a private head. With a max capacity of 6 guests, she’s perfect for the whole family, friends gatherings, or business outings.

Choose your favorite fishing technique and go for it! From trolling, drifting, or bottom fishing to jigging and spinning, the choice is yours! Capt. Ryan will always accommodate each trip based on your preferences. He’ll ask you what species you want to target, then he’ll lead you to the magic. You’ll target the monsters of the deep blue, including Kingfish, Blackfin Tuna, Mahi Mahi, Barracuda, Swordfish, Sailfish, and so many more!

You can also drift over some incredible reefs and target some tasty bottom-dwellers that you can take home and brag to all your friends about. Try out some spearfishing or snorkeling as well. All equipment is provided, including state-of-the-art Shimano rods and reels, so you can reel ‘em in like a true pro.

Work up an appetite, let Capt Ryan clean and fillet your catch, then take it home and feast like a king! 4 Reel Charters has got it all taken care of, including your fishing license, so just book your trip today and see why Islamorada is the game fishing capital of the world!



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  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Swordfishing
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $1,800
    up to 6 persons
    Join 4 Reel Fishing Charter for some deep dropping action off the coast of Islamorada! The Swordfish is perhaps one of the most sought-after game fish in Florida, and of course, Islamorada is a premier destination to catch one of these bad boys! Just imagine the feeling and adrenaline rush while reelin' in a 400 lb Sailfish. Unreal!
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $1,300
    up to 6 persons
    Capt. Ryan will customize your trip based on your preferences. Just let him know which species you'd like to catch beforehand and he will accommodate the trip accordingly. Go offshore to target Sailfish, Kingfish, Mahi-Mahi, and more! Or stay inshore to battle the tough-fighting Tarpon. The options seem endless, and it's up to you! Just be sure to pack some snacks, drinks, sunglasses, and sunscreen, and get ready for an incredible adventure!
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $1,000
    up to 6 persons
    Discover the true essence of fishing in paradise. Islamorada has no shortage of spectacular fisheries and jaw-dropping natural scenery! You'll target a range of species, based on whatever your preferences are. These include Red and Black Grouper, Mutton Snapper, and many more! Bring drinks and snacks, and be prepared for the time of your life in the Florida Keys! If you wish to go offshore for a delicious Mahi Mahi, this would be 100$ extra.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip – 2/2/2 Special
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $1,000
    up to 6 persons
    Don't want to spend the entire day fishing, but still get out and enjoy the best of what Islamorada has to offer? Then this trip is ideal for you. The 2/2/2 option consists of 2 hours of fishing, 2 hours of snorkeling, and 2 hours of relaxation and drinks at the sandbar. Get ready to catch yourself some delicious dinner, including Yellowtail Snapper and other bottom fish. All fishing and snorkeling equipment are included, just pack up some personal essentials and get ready for this fun and relaxing trip!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $800
    up to 6 persons
    Capt. Ryan likes to customize each trip based on his clients' preferences. Before the trip, he'll usually ask what you want to catch, and he will accommodate accordingly. Go after a range of species including Barracuda, Wahoo, Mutton and Yellowtail Snapper, Red Grouper, and more! Rods, reels, and tackle are provided. Just be sure to bring along some snacks, drinks, sunglasses, and sunscreen.
  • Private trip
    Evening Shark Trip
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    3 hour trip, starts at 6:00 PM
    $500
    up to 6 persons
    As the sun is setting in the Florida Keys, we will be embarking on one of our evening shark trips. Here we will set up to fish in a nice protected area with flat calm water and give you the opportunity to fit these strong and toothy creatures! We can catch nurse sharks, lemon sharks, bull sharks, and more! Join us on a great trip you won't forget, all with no chance of getting sea sick!
  • Private trip
    Evening Tarpon Trip
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    3 hour trip, starts at 6:00 PM
    Seasonal trip available 1 Apr - 1 Oct
    $500
    up to 6 persons
    Islamorada is home to an amazing tarpon fishery during the spring and summer months. Come with us an embark on the adventure it is to catch some of these fish! Not only will you get a chance to do battle with these beasts, but all while enjoying the beautiful sunsets we are blessed with in the Florida Keys!
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Great)
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Black)
Grouper (Red)

King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Sailfish
Snapper (Mutton)
Snapper (Yellowtail)

Swordfish
Tarpon
Tuna (Blackfin)
Wahoo

Boat Specs

Sea Vee (Center console) originally built in 2018. Powered by 3 300HP Mercury Verado V8 engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 50 knots.

Length
34 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Drift Fishing
Kite Fishing
Spearfishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System
Outriggers
Spearfishing Equipment
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
Fishing License

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 7 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 not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
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:
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When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 2.5% fee.

About the Captain

Ryan Wenzel
Islamorada, Florida, United States
Member since March 2019
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Captain Ryan Wenzel grew up fishing in South Florida, primarily the Florida Keys, where he’s learned the ins and outs about the many fisheries in the area. Before becoming a licensed captain, he started off working on a boat as a deckhand and eventually climbed up the ladder with hard work and dedication. He’s an extremely passionate angler who loves to share that same passion with all of his clients. His favorite part of the job is making his customers happy and helping them catch some awesome fish. Capt. Ryan’s focus on top-notch service is what makes him an excellent and entertaining guide. Aside from catching fish, you’ll also gain a deeper appreciation for nature and the importance of aquatic life. Join Capt. Ryan on an unforgettable adventure and discover the true essence of southern Florida fishing!
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

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4.87
out of 5 stars from 5 reviews
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80%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
100%
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Joe A.
Chattanooga, TN
 5.00
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Epic Full Day Trip with Captain Ryan

VERIFIED   June 22, 2019
Ryan provided an incredible day for my son and I.  We caught all the Mahi Mahi we wanted, then went deep line fishing...
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Ronald L.
San Juan
 5.00
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3/4 day trip

VERIFIED   NEW  July 26, 2019
Awesome day on the water with Captain Ryan and first mate Scott.
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Ray K.
Jupiter, FL
 5.00
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VERIFIED   June 20, 2019
These guys are awesome! Their boat is awesome and equipment. Had a great time. Thank you again.
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Largo, FL
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VERIFIED   May 17, 2019
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Jerald M.
Oakland Park, FL
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