Island Time Explorer

Overseas Highway
Islamorada FL, United States

Florida is known as one of the world’s premier fishing spots, for good reason. It’s blessed with great saltwater fishing, both offshore and inshore. Island Time Explorer invites you aboard to take full advantage of that fact.

Come aboard their 24’ Yellowfin, powered by a 300 HP Mercury Verado engine. That engine gives her enough oomph to go up to 55 knots when cruising. She’s fully equipped to make your fishing trip as easy as possible, live bait wells are available onboard. A wireless trolling motor is also installed. A state-of-the-art navigation system and fishfinder are present onboard as well, making sure you can easily find the hottest fishing spots.

The species targeted by this charter are varied, ranging from Tarpon, Snook, Barracuda, Bonefish, and Redfish, all the way to various Sharks, Permit, Snappers, and others. The techniques used are also as diverse as the species, you will get the chance to try fly fishing, light tackle, bottom fishing, and spinning. Live bait is provided by the charter, fished before or during the trip, depending on availability.

There is no minimum age for children and Captain Jeff welcomes them aboard. Capt. Jeff is an expert in teaching new anglers the tricks of the trade and getting them hooked while they’re young. Fishing licenses are included in the trip price. Catch cleaning is free of charge as well.

Florida is known as one of the world’s premier fishing spots, for good reason. It’s blessed with great saltwater fishing, both offshore and inshore. Island Time Explorer invites you aboard to take full advantage of that fact.

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  • Full Day Trip
    8 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 750 private charter
  • 3/4 Day Trip
    6 hour trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US$ 650 private charter
  • Half Day Trip (PM)
    4 hour trip, starts at 4:30 PM
    US$ 550 private charter
  • Half Day Trip (AM)
    4 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 550 private charter
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About this listing

Boat Specs

Yellowfin (Bay boat) originally built in 2010. Powered by a 300HP Mercury Verado engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 55 knots.

Length
24 ft
Capacity
4 persons
Types of Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Spinning
Fly Fishing
Targeted Species
 
Barracuda (Great)
 
Bonefish

 
Cobia
 
Permit

 
Redfish
 
Shark (Blacktip)

 
Shark (Bonnethead)
 
Shark (Bull)

 
Shark (Lemon)
 
Snapper (Mangrove)

 
Snook
 
Tarpon
Amenities
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Fly Fishing Equipment
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Fly Fishing Equipment
Live Bait Well
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
St. Croix, Penn, Tibor, Quantum Cabo
Live Bait
Bought or fished during the trip
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License Included
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 3 days before the trip date.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.

Other Policies  
Child Friendly
 
You Keep Catch
 
Catch and Release Allowed
Payment

20% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker 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, Checks, Bank Transfer, American Express, PayPal.

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 2% fee.

About the Captain

Jeff Pursley
Islamorada, Florida, United States
Member since March 2015
Captain Jeff Pursley has been fishing ever since he could first hold a rod. He got his passion for angling from his father. While being in the military, Captain Jeff got the privilege to fish in many exotic parts of the world, as well as learn interesting techniques. He loves teaching his clients fun techniques. His first priority is that the customer has a great time while fishing and leaves with a fond memory. Captain Jeff studies biology and oceanography, to better understand and respect the sea.

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