Corsair Sportfishing

2150 Southeast 17th Street
Fort Lauderdale FL, United States

Corsair Sportfishing specializes in second to none angling experience. The company is run by Captain Russ, who has over three decades of local knowledge. Join him aboard his boat and explore deep sea fishing opportunities.

Capt. Russ knows the best fishing grounds and honey holes in and around Fort Lauderdale. His Corsair Sportfishing targets a variety of species and offers a comprehensive service to anglers of all skill levels.

Test yourself in trolling, try kite fishing in the fall and winter months. Bottom fish, target Sharks and enjoy big game fishing. Capt. Russ and his crew use modern equipment and attractive, custom-made lures to help you get the most out of your fishing trip.

With an experienced local captain and a friendly mate, you have all the chances to make a great catch possible. You will be fishing 2-10 miles offshore for Sailfish, Mahi Mahi, Amberjack, Kingfish, various types of Tuna, and Wahoo. If you are a big fan of fangs, target Hammerhead, Tiger, and Mako Sharks. There’s always something biting!

You will go out aboard the ‘Corsair,’ a 46’ Hatteras that is decked out thoroughly for all your fishing needs. She can reach the best fishing grounds quickly and in style. The Corsair comes powered by two Detroit engines with 780 HP combined.

The Corsair has plenty of fishing space for up to six anglers. She is fully outfitted with electronics, tools, and accessories to put you on fish. Inside and outside, the Corsair has all the comfort of home.

All trips come with quality gear, tackle, and licenses. The deckhand will clean your catch at the end of the trip.

Corsair Sportfishing specializes in second to none angling experience. The company is run by Captain Russ, who has over three decades of local knowledge. Join him aboard his boat and explore deep sea fishing opportunities.

Capt. Russ knows t


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  • Full Day Trip
    8 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 950 private charter
  • 3/4 Day Trip
    6 hour trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US$ 700 private charter
  • Half Day Trip (AM)
    4 hour trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US$ 475 private charter
  • Half Day Trip (PM)
    4 hour trip, starts at 1:30 PM
    US$ 475 private charter
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About this listing

Boat Specs

Hatteras (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1978, and restored in 2006. Powered by 2 781HP Detroit engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 20 knots.

Length
46 ft
Capacity
6 persons
Types of Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Kite Fishing
Fall & Winter
Targeted Species
 
Amberjack
 
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)

 
King Mackerel (Kingfish)
 
Sailfish

 
Shark (Hammerhead)
 
Shark (Mako)

 
Shark (Tiger)
 
Swordfish

 
Tuna (Blackfin)
 
Tuna (Bluefin)

 
Tuna (Yellowfin)
 
Wahoo
Amenities
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Fly Fishing Equipment
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Toilet
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License Included
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 3 days before the trip date.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.

Other Policies  
Child Friendly
 
You Keep Catch
 
Catch and Release Allowed
Payment

20% 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, American Express.

About the Captain

Russ McKinley
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Member since January 2016
The crew of Corsair Sportfishing has been successfully putting their clients on big fish in the Atlantic Ocean for many years. Captain Russ McKinley was born in raised in South Florida. He has over three decades of local fishing knowledge and never stops learning. He is patient with first-timers and seasoned vets alike.
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

Fort Lauderdale Fishing Calendar

Customer Reviews

4.76 out of 5 stars from 11 reviews

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Booked 4 hour a.m. trip. We had a great time. Captain and mate were very knowledgeable. We caught several mahi and a couple barricudas. Would do it again. Mahi were delicious.

Fished October 17, 2017
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Captain Russ and is first mate are very professional, knowledgeable and friendly.  We had a great trip!!!

Fished October 13, 2017
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Fished September 22, 2017
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