Explore the excellent backcountry and flats fishery around Key Largo with Fish Florida Bay charters and get ready to battle some inshore A-listers! Captain Rick Carl is a local familiar with the ways of the fish in these parts and he’s happy to take you out and show you a good time on the water.
Your captain has 40 years of experience under his belt, and he’s got the skills and knowledge to prove it. He has a reliable boat to get you to the hottest bite, and a high-quality fishing gear to help you bring your catch into the boat.
The boat you will be casting your line from is a 17’ Maverick, rigged with a 150 HP Yamaha engine and the capacity to take out up to 2 anglers. She’s got all the navigational and fishfinding electronics you will need, an icebox on board and a live bait well. You will use top-range rods, reels, and tackle, and the captain will provide live bait and a selection of lures.
If you love fly fishing, there will be fly fishing equipment on board, and you’re welcome to use it. After the trip is done, your catch will be cleaned, filleted, and ready to be cooked according to your favorite recipe.
On trips with Fish Florida Bay, you will be casting your line for a variety of inshore species – from Redfish, Snook, and Speckled Trout to Mangrove Snapper, Sharks, and of course, mighty Tarpon. The more time you have on the water, the more diverse your catch will be, and what’s more, you will get it cleaned and filleted when you come back to land.
As you can see, trips with Capt. Rick are all-inclusive, it’s up to you to bring favorite drinks and snacks, and of course, good company. Explore the Florida inshore fishery and who knows, you might just hook your next personal record!
You Keep Catch
Catch cleaning & filleting
Rods, reels & tackle
About the Captain
About this listing
Maverick (Flats boat) originally built in 2015. Powered by a 150HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 50 knots.