Combine the best of all water activities in one magnificent trip with Manicsportfishing! This crew offers more than just fishing and makes great adventures for all kinds of groups. Go snorkeling, swimming, island hopping, sightseeing, and enjoy the sunset at the end of the day. Needless to say, you don’t need to be an experienced angler to join. On this boat, everybody’s welcome and everybody has fun!

It all starts on a 26’ Grand Island pontoon that accommodates up to 6 guests. With lots of cozy seating space, both in the shade and under the sun, everybody will have their spot to chill. But the center of attention is always on the water slide that throws you right into the sea. The boat also has a portable toilet and a cooler for your drinks.

You’ll be fishing inshore, targeting species like Spanish Mackerel, Barracuda, Mangrove Snapper, Grunter, Shark, and more. You’ll use light tackle and spinning, which are great techniques for beginners. You get to keep the catch at the end of the trip and the crew will clean it free of charge. If you enjoy a tasty fish meal, don’t forget to bring a cooler for your fillets.

All fishing equipment, licenses, bottled water, and snacks are included in the price. Feel free to bring anything you need and don’t forget your sun protection. Please don’t bring glass bottles and spray sunscreen.

An exciting trip with Manicsportfishing is only a few clicks away. Pick the one that’s perfect for you and welcome aboard!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    6 Hour – Fun in the Sun
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    $899
    You decide what you want to do on your trip! Target various inshore species, go snorkeling, take a lunch break, and experience the marine life. The boat is all yours this day, so make the best out of it. Due to Covid's safety compliance, the crew won't provide snorkel gear.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 4 days ago
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    $599
    Combine fishing, sightseeing, and relaxing on this morning adventure. You'll start the trip with inshore fishing and proceed with cruising, using the water slide on the boat, and enjoying the scenery. There's enough fishing equipment for 4 guests.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (PM)
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 4:00 PM
    $599
    This afternoon adventure also lets you combine different activities and lets you make the best of it. Start with inshore fishing and continue with sightseeing, swimming, water sliding, and more. Feel free to bring snacks and drinks of your choice.
  • Private trip
    Morning Sandbar, Dolphin, Eco tour
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 10:00 AM
    $599
    This trip is perfect for looking fir all marine life that the beautiful Florida Keys has to offer. From looking for a dolphin, relaxing at a sandbar, or cruise the local canals. Don’t overlook the WATERSLIDE, Watermats, oool Noodle . Water and ice are included with a local Captain. The music is amazing something fir all on this brand new Double Decker Tritoon Pontoon with plenty of shade.
  • Private trip
    Sandbar, Dolphin , Eco tour PM
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $599
    This trip is perfect for looking fir all marine life that the beautiful Florida Keys has to offer. From looking for a dolphin, relaxing at a sandbar, or cruise the local canals. Don’t overlook the WATERSLIDE, Watermats, oool Noodle . Water and ice are included with a local Captain. The music is amazing something fir all on this brand new Double Decker Tritoon Pontoon with plenty of shade.
  • Private trip
    Snappers, Tarpon, Manatees, Lunch
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    $599
    Explore the mangroves of Marathon, where you'll have the chance to see 100s of houseboats the locals live aboard, look for Snappers, dolphins, sea turtles, and manatees. The crew will take you to a restaurant via water for lunch and wait for you through the trip and then continue on. Take a peek in the backyard of some $20 million homes along the way. Lunch is not included in the price.
  • Private trip
    Afternoon Snappers, Swim and Tour
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    $449
    Many of our customers have expressed that an hour trip is a little too short and a four hour a little too long especially with young children. This trip is designed to get you and your group out on the water catching some smaller swallow water fish. You can also go down the water slide and enjoy a tour of the islands. We can’t wait to show you an affordable, fun, and unforgettable experience in the Heart of the Florida Keys!
  • Private trip
    Snappers Swim and a Private Tour
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    $449
    Many of our customers have expressed that an hour trip is a little too short and a four hour a little too long especially with young children. This trip is designed to get you and your group out on the water catching some smaller swallow water fish. You can also go down the water slide and enjoy a tour of the islands. We can’t wait to show you an affordable, fun, and unforgettable experience in the Heart of the Florida Keys!
  • Private trip
    Fish, Dolphins, Sunset, Manatees
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    2 Hour Trip, starts at 4:00 PM
    $349
    On this two hour trip, the crew will show it all to you. We will take you through the mangroves where the Snappers and Tarpon live, look for dolphins, sea turtles, and manatees, and then sit back and watch one of the most beautiful sunsets in the world! You will also see 100’s of houseboats where locals live and the backyards of homes worth up to $20 million!
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About the Charter Operator

Manicsportfishing
Marathon, Florida, United States
98 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
165 Customer Reviews
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Member since April 2018
Captian Gregory Fabrizzi has been fishing his entire life. He's a New Jersey native who has been exploring the waters of the Florida Keys for the past 10 years, during the winter months. It's safe to say that he knows these waters like the back of his hand! He started his charter operation in New Jersey, but relocated to Florida due to the incredible and diverse fishery that is on offer. Greg is a proud father of three children and spends as much time as possible with his wife and children, both on and off the water. Whether you're a seasoned fisherman looking to reel in your trophy catch, or want to take your family on a truly memorable vacation, Capt. Gregory and his crew warmly welcome you on board. Manicsportfishing is available for tournaments and has a proven track record of tournament winnings.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Great) Great Barracuda
Grunter (Javelin) Javelin Grunter
Shark (Bonnethead) Bonnethead Shark
Snapper (Mangrove) Mangrove Snapper

Snapper (Yellowtail) Yellowtail Snapper
Spanish Mackerel Spanish Mackerel

Boat Specs

Grand Island (Pontoon) originally built in 2021. Powered by a 115HP Mercury engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots.

Length
26 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Spinning

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
Fishing License

Cancellation Policy

Deposit non-refundable

If it is unsafe to travel, you may still cancel free of charge or change the date(s) of your booking.

Listing Policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
Catch and Release Mandatory

Payment

Book with 10% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit 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
American Express

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Richard J.
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Half day trip with Captain Jake

VERIFIED   NEW  4 Hour Trip (PM) on November 8, 2021
Captain Jake was awesome! He allowed us to customize our trip to meet everyone’s wants and desires. We will definitely do...
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Mindy C.
Marathon, Florida
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Swiming and fishing with Captain Jake

VERIFIED   Snappers Swim and a Private Tour on October 13, 2021
We took a three hour trip with Captain Jake.  We all had a great time- captain Jake was friendly and helpful throughout our...
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Great afternoon!

VERIFIED   NEW  Fish, Dolphins, Sunset, Manatees on November 5, 2021
We had such a good time! Caught some Snappers and a Lemon shark. We booked the trip for my 10 year oldest birthday and he was...
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VERIFIED   NEW  Snappers Swim and a Private Tour on November 12, 2021
Great trip with Cot Jake.  Our boys (all teens) had a great time and super easy going trip.  Jake made the trip awesome and...
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Lazy Day out on the water.

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip (AM) on September 8, 2021
We had a great time fishing. We caught our lunch and Captin Gregory recommended a great place to have it cooked for us. My...
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FAQs about Manicsportfishing – Pontoon 2

Manicsportfishing – Pontoon 2 offers the following trips to customers:
  • $349 per group - Fish, Dolphins, Sunset, Manatees (2 hours)
  • $449 per group - Afternoon Snappers, Swim and Tour (3 hours)
  • $449 per group - Snappers Swim and a Private Tour (3 hours)
  • $599 per group - 4 Hour Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • $599 per group - 4 Hour Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • $599 per group - Morning Sandbar, Dolphin, Eco tour (4 hours)
  • $599 per group - Sandbar, Dolphin , Eco tour PM (4 hours)
  • $599 per group - Snappers, Tarpon, Manatees, Lunch (4 hours)
  • $899 per group - 6 Hour – Fun in the Sun (6 hours)

When you book a trip with Manicsportfishing – Pontoon 2, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet (Portable)
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Manicsportfishing – Pontoon 2 include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Snacks
  • Drinks
  • Fishing License

Manicsportfishing – Pontoon 2 offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing (Shallow Calmer Waters)
  • Nearshore Fishing (Shallow Calmer Waters)

Manicsportfishing – Pontoon 2 offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Spinning

Top targeted fish species with Manicsportfishing – Pontoon 2 include:
  • Barracuda (Great)
  • Grunter (Javelin)
  • Shark (Bonnethead)
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Snapper (Yellowtail)
  • Spanish Mackerel