Something Catchy invites you to Islamorada for an enjoyable and fun fishing day. Head out nearshore and offshore with Captain Brian Mills and explore the productive waters, beautiful reefs, and mysterious wrecks this part of Florida is rich with. Come and see the top sportfishing destination in Florida as you enjoy fishing and nature with Something Catchy.

Your trip will start on a restored 30’ Blackwatch offshore sport fishing boat. It can accommodate 6 guests and is powered by two 300 HP Cummins engines with a maximum cruising speed of 32 knots. Its fishing gear includes outriggers and livewell, and there’s also an ice-box so you can store your fish and drinks. The boat uses comprehensive navigation technology to keep you on the course and safe. You’ll have a toilet at your disposal, and there will also be a first mate on board to assist you with anything you might need.

Islamorada proves the best how fish-rich the waters in Florida are. You’ll have the chance to catch Mahi Mahi, Great Barracuda, Mangrove Snapper, Wahoo, Amberjack, Swordfish, and many other prized species. There’s also a wide choice of styles you can try out while chasing them. You can bottom fish, deep sea fish, troll, spin, jig, as well as try out drift and kite fishing. Kids are welcome to join your trip as it can make a fantastic experience for them. You’re free to choose whether you’ll keep or release the fish you catch.

Captain Brian covers you for all the fishing gear and licenses and will clean and fillet your catch. Yours is only to bring your favorite food and drinks.

Book today and have a unique fishing experience on the lovely Floridian waters!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Offshore
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $1,100
    Trolling the blue water up to 20 miles offshore for Dolphin, Tuna, Wahoo, and more.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip – Reef/Nearshore
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $900
    Go wreck fishing in 150-300 feet of water. Come back in and hit the patch reefs for a few hours.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Reef Fishing
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $700
    Anchor up and chum the patch reefs for Snapper, Grouper, and whatever else bites.
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About the Captain

Brian Mills
Islamorada, Florida, United States
ID & License verified
27 Customer Reviews
Response time 3 hours
Member since July 2018
Captain Brian has been fishing since he was 4 years old. Born and raised on the Great Lakes, he started his charter career in 1986 and became a Captain in 1990. He first started fishing the Florida Keys in 2005 and has been addicted since. Rest assured he can take you to the fish and loves nothing more than to see his clients have a great time on the water.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack Amberjack
Barracuda (Great) Barracuda (Great)
Cobia Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)

Grouper (Black) Grouper (Black)
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Sailfish Sailfish
Snapper (Mangrove) Snapper (Mangrove)

Swordfish Swordfish
Tuna (Skipjack) Tuna (Skipjack)
Wahoo Wahoo
Yellowtail Amberjack Yellowtail Amberjack

Boat Specs

Blackwatch (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1989, and restored in 2018. Powered by 2 300HP Cummins engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 32 knots.

Length
30 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Drift Fishing
Kite Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Outriggers
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
Fishing License

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 7 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing Policies

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

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
PayPal

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3% fee.

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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Full Day with Captain Brian and Joe
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
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Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
71%
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Royal W.
Winter Garden, FL
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Full Day with Captain Brian and Joe

VERIFIED   NEW  Full Day Trip – Offshore on April 24, 2021
An amazing day filled with so many opportunities to do different types of fishing. Captain Brian took his time to find 4 different...
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Andrew H.
Forest Hills, TN
Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent  5.00
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Six Hour Trip With Captain Brian

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip – Reef/Nearshore on March 19, 2021
Capt Brian and First Mate Joe helped make an incredible trip for the two 14 year olds I brought. The boat is top notch with...
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Mike V. A.
St. Petersburg, FL
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3/4 Day

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip – Offshore on March 27, 2021
We went out for a 3/4 day with Brian. The weather was rough but that didn’t stop him from putting us right on the fish in...
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Jennifer M.
Fremont, OH
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Half Day Reef Trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip – Reef Fishing on February 23, 2021
We had a great day fishing the reef. Even though the weather conditions weren’t ideal we had fun, caught a lot of fish, and...
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Annette L.
Parrish, FL
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A day at the sea

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip – Reef Fishing on April 10, 2021
The captain and the first mate were extremely accommodating despite of the rough seas and we will able to catch some good...
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FAQs about Something Catchy – Florida Keys

Something Catchy – Florida Keys offers the following trips to customers:
  • $700 per group - Half Day Trip – Reef Fishing (4 hours)
  • $900 per group - 3/4 Day Trip – Reef/Nearshore (6 hours)
  • $1,100 per group - Full Day Trip – Offshore (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Something Catchy – Florida Keys, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Outriggers
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Something Catchy – Florida Keys include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • First Mate
  • Fishing License

Something Catchy – Florida Keys offers the following types of fishing:
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing

Something Catchy – Florida Keys offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Drift Fishing
  • Kite Fishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Something Catchy – Florida Keys include:
  • Amberjack
  • Barracuda (Great)
  • Cobia
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Grouper (Black)
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Sailfish
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Swordfish
  • Tuna (Skipjack)
  • Wahoo
  • Yellowtail Amberjack