Captain
Ron Howell

Member since February 2015

Tavernier, United States

Background
Captain Ron has been fishing his whole life. He knows the waters of Florida intimately and has the knowledge to help you get your dream catch. Whether you're a beginner or a pro fisherman, Captain Ron will make sure your trip is worth the while and enjoyable. "I have been fishing since I learned to walk. Born and raised in South Florida now I reside in Islamorada, Florida and charter my own backcountry boat."
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Hey, I'm Captain Ron Howell

Tavernier, United States
Background
Captain Ron has been fishing his whole life. He knows the waters of Florida intimately and has the knowledge to help you get your dream catch. Whether you're a beginner or a pro fisherman, Captain Ron will make sure your trip is worth the while and enjoyable. "I have been fishing since I learned to walk. Born and raised in South Florida now I reside in Islamorada, Florida and charter my own backcountry boat."
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My Charter Listings

Captain Ron Howell - HydraSport 21’

Tavernier
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trips from US$ 450

Fishing Reports

3/4 Day 10/6/18

October 05, 2018

Today was a great day for snooks and this young tarpon! Book your trip today! Read Full Report →


Snook Season

September 26, 2018

The snook are definietly biting now! Caught this guy today! Book to catch yourself one! The cobia and snapper bite is still going on as well. Read Full Report →


SNOOK SEASON OPENS TODAY!!!

September 01, 2018

Hello Anglers, Capt. Ron and Sam here saying good bye to Summer time and welcoming in Fall! If you know anything about Fall fishing in South Florida, you are preparing for the opening of Snook season in Monroe County!… Read Full Report →


Middle of April has a LOT to offer!!

April 14, 2018

Hi Anglers! The fishing in the Gulf of Mexico remains good, still catching Snook, Cobia, and Permit. Tarpon fishing is getting stronger and stronger; they are in the channels leading from the Gulf of Mexico into Florida Bay and… Read Full Report →


WE ARE STILL HERE

September 24, 2017

​First off, to all my friends and regulars that checked up on us, thank you! We are all good, the boats are good and we are ready to fish. The fishing right after the storm has been great especially… Read Full Report →


On to August

July 24, 2016

With August right around the corner both the heat and fishing gets hotter. From the Tarpon bite during the early morning to the Mangrove Snapper bite in the evening fishing has been great. Usually I use a Medium-Heavy tackle… Read Full Report →


Monster Summer Time Tarpon

July 04, 2016

Happy Fourth everyone, Captain Ron here! Summer time brings a lot of new fun things to the table here in The Florida Keys. The beginning of July brings in our monster summer Tarpon and the fintastic Mangrove Snapper bite.… Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

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4.77
out of 5 stars from 29 reviews
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Half day trip with Capt Ron
3\/4 of a day fishing with Captain Ron Howel
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Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
96%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
96%
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Richard Packer
Avon Lake, OH
 5.00
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3/4 day trip

VERIFIED   NEW  October 17, 2018
Captain Ron is extremely knowledgeable with the area, what to fish for in certain seasons and weather conditions, was flexible...
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Dave Rieck
Parrish, Florida
 5.00
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Full day of exciting action with Ron

VERIFIED   February 5, 2018
We landed a lot of great fish, shared a lot of fun stories and had great weather. Right out the gates the 3 of us limited out...
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Jeff Johnson
Antioch, TN
 5.00
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Full Day Trip

VERIFIED   July 31, 2018
Captain Ron was very accommodating and flexible in his approach to fishing for my daughter and me. We caught a limit of snappers...
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Scott Naughton
United States
 5.00
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Ton of fish with Captain Ron!

VERIFIED   February 17, 2018
It was a pleasure spending the morning fishing with Captain Ron! He wasted no time catching plenty of live bait and he knew...
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Walt Gaynor
Roanoke, VA
 5.00
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May fishing trip

VERIFIED   May 16, 2018
Captain Ron knows where the fish are, and we brought home a great catch for dinner!
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