Captain
Armando Alejo

Member since May 2017 Key Largo, United States
Background
Captain Armando Alejo has been fishing actively for close to three decades. His earliest experience was fishing for Peacock Bass in the 90’s on the residential lakes of Miami Lakes, which later evolved to Largemouth Bass fishing in the freshwater canal systems of the Everglades. But only after Armando landed his first Redfish during a trip to Flamingo-Everglades National Park on his 21st birthday, that he decided to lunch his experience to light tackle fishing in the Glades. Captain Armando spends five to eight weeks a year guiding his clients to many popular inshore and nearshore species. He recently won the Top Guide award at 2019 Swamp Guides Ball.
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Key Largo, United States
Background
Captain Armando Alejo has been fishing actively for close to three decades. His earliest experience was fishing for Peacock Bass in the 90’s on the residential lakes of Miami Lakes, which later evolved to Largemouth Bass fishing in the freshwater canal systems of the Everglades. But only after Armando landed his first Redfish during a trip to Flamingo-Everglades National Park on his 21st birthday, that he decided to lunch his experience to light tackle fishing in the Glades. Captain Armando spends five to eight weeks a year guiding his clients to many popular inshore and nearshore species. He recently won the Top Guide award at 2019 Swamp Guides Ball.
Techniques
Fly Light tackle Flats Back Country
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Great Day, Great Catch

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip on July 31, 2021
Fantastic trip with a great guide. Capt. Armando took 3 of us to Flamingo Everglades. I caught a 3-lb snook on first cast—and...
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Stephanie A.
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Best day with Captain Armando!

VERIFIED   4-Hr.Military/ First Responders(AM) on July 24, 2021
Four of us went for a 1/2 day (4 hr) fishing trip with Captain Armando and had the best day! He gave clear instructions on...
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I had such a great time fishing with Captain Armando 2 years ago, I booked a return trip last year (2020). Well, we all know...
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Jennifer S.
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Hard Working Captain, Nice Boat, Steady Volume of Fish

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip on March 21, 2021
We had a great time fishing. Captain Armando’s boat and equipment allowed us to do things that you can’t do on other charters....
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Manuel S.
Miami, Florida
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Best Day of Fishing Ever!!!

8 Hour Trip on March 6, 2021
I grew up fishing deep water in the keys. I have never fished inshore. I booked a trip with my son with A squared charters...
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