Captain
Art Duplessis

Member since May 2015 Key West, United States
Background
Captain Art is a veteran guide that took his passion for fishing from Alaska all the way down to Costa Rica. He considers himself not old enough to be grumpy, yet young enough to do all he can to ensure a fun and memorable trip for Wild Bill's guests.
Techniques
Offshore and reef fishing for Sailfish, Wahoo, Tuna, Mahi Mahi, Grouper, Snapper, Kingfish, and several species of shark (Blacktip, Hammerhead, Lemon, Tiger, Blacknose)

Hey, I'm Captain Art Duplessis

Key West, United States
Background
Captain Art is a veteran guide that took his passion for fishing from Alaska all the way down to Costa Rica. He considers himself not old enough to be grumpy, yet young enough to do all he can to ensure a fun and memorable trip for Wild Bill's guests.
Techniques
Offshore and reef fishing for Sailfish, Wahoo, Tuna, Mahi Mahi, Grouper, Snapper, Kingfish, and several species of shark (Blacktip, Hammerhead, Lemon, Tiger, Blacknose)

My Charter Listing

Wild Bill Sport Fishing

Excellent
4.7 / 5
(131 reviews)
Key West
 2 bookings in the past week.
 Instant Confirmation
trips from $165

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.7 / 5
out of 5 stars from 131 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.6 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (145)
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Angler Rating
107
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
96%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
95%
Appropriate for children
96%
Satisfied with the boat
97%
Catch intended fish
92%
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Kimberlee P.
Montrose, CO
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Bucket List-Check!

VERIFIED   NEW  3/4 Day Trip on June 6, 2022
Amazing experience with an even more amazing crew! Art was professional and knowledgeable. The journey out to sea for our day...
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Brian G.
Chicago, IL
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

3 hour inshore trip

VERIFIED   3 Hour Trip – Inshore (AM) on April 14, 2022
After a previous trip (different charter) was cancelled due to weather, we decided to do a shorter trip and stay closer to...
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Rey A.
Miromar Lakes, FL
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Dinner and a show

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on May 5, 2022
From the moment we arrived at the marina, Jerry, the First Mate, welcomed us and made us feel at ease.  The Captain showed...
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Sidney P.
Newnan, GA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

A great, fun experience

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip (AM) on June 20, 2022
We did a half day early morning trip. It was me and my 2 nephews and they, we, had a great time!!!  Our captain did a terrific...
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Corrie M.
Bowman, GA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Amazing experience

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip on July 19, 2021
We came from a long distance for a summer vacation and was checking out the many charters available on the island and Wild...
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