Fish Key West - The Coolwater Fishing Reports

Snapper on the Menu

August 02, 2016

A fun morning 1/2 day on the reef today with Capt. Nick Diorio and his clients from Texas. Mr Hill said "it was the best charter he's ever been on". Thank you for fishing with us and we look… Read Full Report →

Groupers and Big Snappers

June 14, 2016

An awesome 3/4 day charter of bottom fishing for Fishkeywestflorida & his clients. Great job on day 1. Two more days to go. Read Full Report →

Black Groupers, Muttons and More

May 25, 2016

We limited out on Black Groupers, had plenty of Mutton Snapper, Margates, Yellowtail Snapper and More Read Full Report →

Sails, Snappers and Groupers

May 06, 2016

Our last day of fishing with our clients from the UK was great. A nice Key West mixed bag of pelagic & bottom fish. Sailfish, Groupers, Snappers, and Amberjacks. It was a great & busy 2 weeks. See you… Read Full Report →

Huge king fish

May 01, 2016

Todays B team [care in the community] consisted of Crispy, Tim the cuda kid and Harry the hammer. For the first time this week Roy and Keith thought it might be just possible to allow Crispy and the cuda… Read Full Report →

Snapper fishing at its best

April 09, 2016

Loaded up on all the good eating fish in our ocean, we caught and released all the red snapper but kept all the yellowtail and mutton snapper. We also released plenty of Amberjack and Grouper but not after May… Read Full Report →

February fishing at its finest!

February 21, 2016

We caught every type of fish in key west you could imagine with our great customers from the UK. Read Full Report →

Muttons, Groupers, Lanes and YT

December 23, 2015

Long time client of Fish Key West Florida, Chris Spurlock had a great day on the water with Capt. Cory Shepardson. We shallow water bottom fished with live pilchards and had non stop action all day Read Full Report →

November fishing inshore patch reefs

November 23, 2015

Capt. Derek on the Coolwater & his clients from Chicago the "Windy City"¬†¬†didn't let 25 to 30 knots of wind ruin their fishing trip. That is one of the many beauties of light tackle boats, being able to fish… Read Full Report →

Snapper and grouper inshore

November 23, 2015

The Wood family from Lancaster Pa fishing with Capt. Cory on the Coolwater had a nice day in the Gulf. They wanted fish for dinner and ended up with fish for many dinners. Read Full Report →

Mahi, Tuna and Wahoo in August

August 26, 2015

What an unbelievable offshore month of fishing we have had this past August. Every day we have gotten into loads of Mahi from 5 lbs to 38lbs. Gulf Stream has been close and with the light southeast wind we… Read Full Report →

snapper & lobster hard to beat the eats

August 13, 2015

We have been crushing the Snapper on the reef limiting out every day this past week. The live bait wreck fishing has been great as well with a ton of action, we have caught greater amberjack, cobia, yellow jacks… Read Full Report →

Gulf of Mexico Wreck fishing at its best

July 15, 2015

Usually Summer months can be slow in the Gulf of Mexico but not for us the past two weeks. We have hit many different wrecks with much success this week. Mangrove Snappers up to 7 lbs tons of Gag… Read Full Report →