Captain
John Barker

Member since May 2014 Miami, United States
Background
Blue Waters II is operated by Captain John Barker (a second generation fisherman) and his son John Anthony Barker (third generation). They both grew up fishing the docks of Miami. With an undeniable love of the ocean, one day they decided it was time to run a charter boat together. They enjoy fishing using all types of techniques.
Techniques
Love kite fishing, live baiting,trolling, deep dropping.all styles of fishing.

Hey, I'm Captain John Barker

Miami, United States
Background
Blue Waters II is operated by Captain John Barker (a second generation fisherman) and his son John Anthony Barker (third generation). They both grew up fishing the docks of Miami. With an undeniable love of the ocean, one day they decided it was time to run a charter boat together. They enjoy fishing using all types of techniques.
Techniques
Love kite fishing, live baiting,trolling, deep dropping.all styles of fishing.
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Blue Waters II Fishing Charters

24 reviews
Miami
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trips from $750

Fishing Reports

READY FOR CHARTERS

April 30, 2020

The Blue Waters 2 team is open for business. The boat has been painted and sanitized and the crew will adhere to wearing bluffs or facial covering and gloves. You bring your own party to fish so there are… Read Full Report →


Mahi Mahi in December?!

December 04, 2016

Talk about a small world! We fished the Stuart family who are based in Hong Kong and work with the H2O pro lures and tackle there. Live bait has been scarce so the crew loaded up from the bait… Read Full Report →

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Rating Summary
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4.68
out of 5 stars from 24 reviews
Boat
Crew
Experience
black tip shark released back after pictures
Half day
Half day
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
95%
Friendly captain
95%
Recommend this charter
92%
Appropriate for children
85%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
85%
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Torsten B.
Stockholm, AB
 5.00
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March fishing trip

VERIFIED   March 6, 2020
Great trip. 5 Fish and well looked after by John and John! Recomended. / Torsten
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Brian R.
Tampa, FL
 5.00
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March fishing trip

VERIFIED   March 13, 2020
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Fernando F.
Riverview, FL
 5.00
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August fishing trip

VERIFIED   August 30, 2019
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Nicholas T.
Tampa, FL
 5.00
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5 Hour Mahi Special

VERIFIED   August 14, 2018
We originally booked this charter to get into some of the mahi action, but since they weren’t biting Captain John and...
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Christopher U.
Sarasota, FL
 4.00
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Half day

VERIFIED   November 15, 2019
Catch fish.  Had fun.
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