Papa Pip’s 29-ft. Topaz Express
One of our top picks in Marathon. Johnny Maddox Charters SportFishing Adventures runs year round fishing trips out of Marathon, FL. Whether you want to explore the reefs or head offshore towards the Atlantic, Capt. Johnny has you covered. These trips can work for novice anglers and veteran fishermen. You will be in safe hands, with one of the most knowledgeable captains in the area.
The waters out of Marathon offer amazing fishing. Around the reefs you can get Snapper, Grouper, and Critters Shark. When in season, Mackerel will also make their run around here. More seasoned anglers will love fishing offshore, targeting Tuna, Marlin, Sailfish, Swordfish, Wahoo & Mahi. Capt. Johnny loves fishing blue waters and will help you out, whether it’s trolling or bottom fishing.
Capt. Johnny has started fishing at a young age. Fishing for Catfish with his dad, Capt. Johnny mastered the craft and has perfected it over the years. He knows the Marathon waters well and will make sure you have an enjoyable trip.
You will be fishing aboard a stable vessel that can take up to five people. She is a 29’ Topaz Express boat, fit to rule these waters. The boat is powered by a twin 250 HP Yanmar engine and can reach the speeds of up to 24 knots. The boat features a flybridge which gives you great view of the area, a full private toilet, and a fighting chair. She is equipped with GPS, a fishfinder, has a live well, an ice box, and outriggers.
The crew will provide all the fishing gear and will take care of the license. You should pack food and drinks, as well as a cap, sunglasses, sunblock, and comfortable clothes. Remember to bring a camera and get a good shot of your catch.
If you miss a spot here, worry not. Capt. Johnny has another boat ready to take you out. Scroll down and click on his name to see the available dates.
Johnny Maddox Charters SportFishing Adventures runs year round fishing trips out of Marathon, FL. Whether you want to explore the reefs or head offshore towards the Atlantic, Capt. Johnny has you covered. These trips can work for novice anglers and v
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About this listing
Topaz (Flybridge) originally built in 1979, and restored in 2008. Powered by 2 250HP Yanmar engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 24 knots.
15% 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, PayPal.
About the Captain
Member since April 2015
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Went fishing on August 16, 2017
Took my brother out with my dad and for the time of year we couldnt ask for a better time. The crew was execptionaly nice , noligable, profesional and made it a great day on the water. Captin johnny was great before and after trip! Cant say enough! Thanks
Fished August 2017Fished August 16, 2017Jeffrey Gooden recommends Papa Pip’s 29-ft. Topaz Express
Went fishing on August 9, 2017
Fished August 2017Fished August 9, 2017Ann Mccorkle recommends Papa Pip’s 29-ft. Topaz Express
Went fishing on July 26, 2017
We were upgraded to the 36’ which I suggest if you have 4-5 fishing,crew was great and worked hard to find the fish. The Captain made sure we had plenty of bait and fuel to troll the whole day, and persistence finally prevailed!
Fished July 2017Fished July 26, 2017Craig Buchanan recommends Papa Pip’s 29-ft. Topaz Express
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