Live Action Fishing Charters – Inshore

Live Action Fishing Charters invites you to explore the inshore waters of Islamorada with a South Florida native captain. Bring your whole family with you and hop on board for some fishing fun!

You will be checking the bite aboard an 18’ Hewes flats boat, designed specifically for the shallows. It can also hold its own in the deeper waters! The boat comes powered by a reliable 150 HP Yamaha outboard engines and has plenty of dry storage under the hatches.

This fishing machine features a wide beam of almost 8’. It is also rigged with everything you need for a productive day out on the water, from top-notch electronics to professional accessories.

Live Action Fishing Charters will show you the hottest grounds and honey holes, where you will be able to hone your angling skills and get your hands on various fish species. Your potential catches will include Redfish, Snook, Tarpon, Tripletail, Mangrove Snapper, Spanish Mackerel, Seatrout, Cobia, Bonefish, Barracuda, and Jack Crevalle.

In order to catch a trophy, you will be provided with rods, reels, tackle, bait, and lures. A complimentary fish cleaning service will also be available at the end of the trip. Just bring your lunch and the desire to have fun!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
      FREE Cancelation 3 days notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    $750
    up to 3 persons
    This full-day trip is all about great catches and a lot of fun in the flats of the Everglades National Park or the Florida Bay. With Redfish, Seatrout, Snook, Tarpon, Snapper, Cobia, and Jacks all among the popular catches, it's hard to resist a trip or two!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip - Tarpon & Shark
      FREE Cancelation 3 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 2:30 PM
    $450
    up to 2 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    You will fish the local waters around Islamorada looking for Tarpon and Shark around the bridges and deep channels. This trip is lots of fun and big fish!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
      FREE Cancelation 3 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    $450
    up to 2 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    Fish the islands that surround the Florida Bay or head to the Everglades National Park and target whatever patrols the flats. Get your hands on anything from Tarpon to Seatrout, Snook, Snapper, and Redfish.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
      FREE Cancelation 3 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 1:30 PM
    $450
    up to 2 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    If you are not an early bird, this is your trip. You will be fishing the flats of the Everglades National Park and the Florida Bay's islands for Redfish, Seatrout, Snook, Tarpon, Snapper, and more.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Great)
Bonefish
Cobia
Grouper (Goliath)

Jack Crevalle
Permit
Redfish
Snapper (Mangrove)

Spanish Mackerel (Narrow-barred)
Spotted Seatrout
Tarpon
Tripletail

Boat Specs

Hewes (Flats boat) originally built in 2001. Powered by a 150HP Yamaha VMAX engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots.

Length
18 ft
Capacity
3 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Drinks
Fishing License Included

Policies

FREE Cancelation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 3 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
Disabled Accessible

Payment

Book with 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% 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:
Cash
Visa
Mastercard
American Express

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 4% fee.

About the Charter Operator

Live Action Fishing Charters
Islamorada, Florida, United States
Member since May 2015
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Live Action Fishing Charters is operated by Captain TJ Zinkand. A South Florida native, he grew up exploring the local waters, spending most of his childhood days fishing with his dad and grandfather. Capt. TJ has been fishing for Redfish, Snook, and Tarpon since he was a young boy. As well as these inshore species, TJ learned the art of fishing offshore for Mahi Mahi and Sailfish. He is a young and enthusiastic captain who knows the waters of Islamorada, the Florida Bay, and Miami like the back of his hand.
Response time: 6 hours
Response rate: 100%

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Great time!!

VERIFIED   May 31, 2016
I had a great time on the trip. We caught some very large fish and after some equipment trouble continued to catch fish. The...
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Great day fishing for shark.
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