Join Captain Martin Carranza charters and spend a fun and exciting fishing journey out of Key Biscayne, Florida. You and Captain Martin Carranza will explore the inshore, nearshore, as well as offshore waters in the area, looking for many quality species that call these waters home.
The captain is a lifelong angler who’s fished all over the world and knows how to provide excellent experience on the water. Pick your day, give the captain a call, and prepare for another fishing adventure to remember!

The boat you’ll be fishing from is a 23’ Robalo bay boat that can fit 4 guests. It’s powered by a 200 HP Yamaha engine and uses modern GPS, fishfinder, as well as radio electronics for better navigation. The boat has got snorkeling equipment, an ice-box, and a livewell.

There are many prized species to chase on your trip. To name just a few, there’s Mahi Mahi, Blackfin Tuna, Permit, Tarpon, Jack Crevalle, and Gag Grouper. Using light tackle, you can catch them by trolling, spinning, jigging, as well as fly fishing. You can take your catch home if you want to and you’re welcome to bring kids on the boat.

Captain Martin secures all the rods, reels, tackle, fly fishing gear, live bait, lures, drinks, and fishing licenses. You’ll just need to bring food before you depart.

Captain Martin is waiting for you, come visit him and enjoy your stay on the gorgeous waters of Florida!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    $950
    Run away from the city hustle and enjoy 8 hours targeting a plethora of prized species. Go after Tarpon, Mahi, Sailfish, Grouper, Snapper, Permit, Kingfish, Mackerel, Jack, Shark, and more. The captain will provide you with all the fishing gear, drinks, as well as tons of fun. The only thing left for you is to bring your loved ones with you and embark on your adventure!

About the Captain

Martin Carranza
Key Biscayne, Florida, United States
1 Fishing Report
82 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since May 2015
Captain Martin Carranza has been fly fishing all his life. His grandpa and dad took him fly fishing to the rivers of Patagonia, and he tested his skills all over the world, including the Caribbean and Europe. Martin is a USCG licensed captain and he's been running trips around Key Biscayne for over 20 years. Fishing has always been his biggest passion and today he's happy to share it with his customers.

About this listing

Targeted species

Barracuda (Great) Great Barracuda
Cobia Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Gag) Gag Grouper

Boat specs

Robalo (Bay boat) originally built in 2020. Powered by a 200HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots.

Length
23 ft
Capacity
3 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Fly Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Drinks
Fishing License
Fly Fishing Equipment

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
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 15% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% 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
PayPal
Checks
Bank Transfer
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 4% charge will apply.

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Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
5.0 / 5
out of 5 stars from 3 reviews
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Photo by reviewers (1)
Half day trip with Martin
Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
67%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
50%
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Jason L.
Bloomfield Hills, MI
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

December fishing trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on December 26, 2021
Jason L. recommends Captain Martin Carranza
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Ryan H.

The captain canceled

VERIFIED   October 16, 2021
The charter operator canceled 1 days prior to the trip date. This is an automated posting.
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Juan G.
United States
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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Half day trip with Martin

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on October 3, 2021
The bit wasn’t great but the Capt tried really hard
Juan G. recommends Captain Martin Carranza
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FAQs about Captain Martin Carranza

Captain Martin Carranza offers the following trip to customers:
  • $950 per group - Full Day Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Captain Martin Carranza, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Snorkeling Equipment
  • Live Bait Well
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Captain Martin Carranza include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Drinks
  • Fishing License
  • Fly Fishing Equipment

Captain Martin Carranza offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing

Captain Martin Carranza offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Fly Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Captain Martin Carranza include:
  • Barracuda (Great)
  • Cobia
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Grouper (Gag)
  • Jack Crevalle
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Permit
  • Sailfish
  • Spanish Mackerel
  • Spotted Seatrout
  • Tarpon
  • Tuna (Blackfin)