Marlin My Darlin Sportfishing Fishing Reports

Ft. Lauderdale fishing charters

March 01, 2017

Our Ft. Lauderdale fishing charters continue to enjoy some very pleasant weather with slightly cooler daytime highs in the low to almost mid 80s. Still plenty of sun and as this last system passed through with little to no… Read Full Report →

Fishing in Fort Lauderdale

February 08, 2017

Nice warm days with continued low wind situations have combined to make for pleasant fishing in Fort Lauderdale and the surrounding areas of Miami and Pompano Beach. Lots of sun and no rain here for several days now. 86… Read Full Report →

Fishing in Fort Lauderdale

February 06, 2017

The fishing in fort Lauderdale has continued very strong for the Blackfin Tunas with the continued presence of some good sized Sharks offshore. Kings along the reef line remain slow, but there is an occasional “Smoker” sized King on… Read Full Report →

Deep Sea fishing in Fort Lauderdale

February 06, 2017

The Deep Sea fishing here in Fort Lauderdale continues to mirror the previous two weeks with some very nice fish available but with the overall numbers of fish continuing to be below what we would prefer. Fishing the reef… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale Fishing Charters

February 02, 2017

Anglers (and ourselves) aboard the Marlin My Darlin are enjoying some truly great weather here on our Fort Lauderdale fishing charters. All that poor weather and and in some areas a lot of snow associated with much of the… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale fishing erratic

January 10, 2017

The catches here in the Fort Lauderdale fishing area have become erratic and despite of some very nice fish taken aboard the Marlin My Darlin the overall slower fishing in general has forced us to modify the approach to… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale fishing offering some

January 04, 2017

As we head into the second week of the new year our Fort Lauiderdale fishing trips are offering opportunities at some really large fish with good sized Mahi-Mahi, Sailfish and Wahoo taking baits within two miles of shore. We… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale Fishing update

December 12, 2016

Yet another small cool front has moved across South Florida and the Fort Lauderdale fishing conditions while flat calm for a couple of days have now once again deteriorated from post card perfect to a good amount of cloud… Read Full Report →

Deep Sea Fishing in Fort Lauderdale

December 07, 2016

The windy and wet weather that has been making it's way down here to the formerly sunny south has finally reached us. Canceled our trip today and we will be canceling our trip tomorrow as it is blowing a… Read Full Report →

Fishing in Fort Lauderdale Thanksgiving

November 21, 2016

We continue to experience some decent offshore fishing in Fort Lauderdale. The frontal system has now passed and the winds have swung around to the east as expected. Partly cloudy skies have replaced the cloudless days we had in… Read Full Report →

Deep Sea fishing in Ft. Lauderdale remai

November 09, 2016

Another small cool front is passing through and the Deep Sea fishing in Ft. Lauderdale remains good, with again as last week various species of game fish available. Closer to shore and fishing along the reef lines continues to… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale Deep Sea fishing charter

November 08, 2016

The weather has been spectacular and our Fort Lauderdale Deep Sea fishing charters are enjoying clear skies, almost flat calm sea conditions, and very moderate temperatures as we work our way through a cool front here in South Florida.… Read Full Report →

Fishing in Fort Lauderdale

November 01, 2016

Our fishing in Fort Lauderdale has continued steady with the expected Kingfish along with some Wahoo and Sailfish available. We were hit with a lot of wind for several days and thankfully that has subsided now as a alight… Read Full Report →

Deep Sea fishing in Fort Lauderdale

October 30, 2016

Deep Sea fishing in Fort Lauderdale has once again been offering up a mixed bag of species. As we get into the Fall we will be seeing some frontal systems pushing through our fishing area. Most of these systems… Read Full Report →

Deep Sea fishing charters in Fort Lauder

October 04, 2016

We have now run three Deep Sea fishing charters here in Fort Lauderdale within a couple of days either side of Hurricane Matthew. We ran a trip the day before the storm on the last day of good weather… Read Full Report →

Fishing charters in Ft. Lauderdale

September 27, 2016

The heat has backed off somewhat (thankfully) and the ever so slight change in the temperature (and more so the “feels like” index) coupled with almost flat calm sea conditions and good fishing has made our fishing charters in… Read Full Report →

Fishing charters in Ft. Lauderdale

September 27, 2016

Scattered rain most every day has actually knocked the edge off temperatures and hasn't been severe enough to force any cancellations of our fishing charters in Ft. Lauderdale. The wind has finally begun to blow slightly and that further… Read Full Report →

Fishing charters in Fort Lauderdale

September 07, 2016

Our fishing charters here in Fort Lauderdale continue to provide good action for our anglers. Sea conditions have been less than three feet on most days and the rain has left us alone out over the ocean. Some storms… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale fishing charters

September 01, 2016

Really strong fishing to report on our Fort Lauderdale fishing charters. As usual some rain possible on most any charter, but most are brief in duration. And a the small “cool front” has actually pushed the high for the… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale deep sea fishing

August 26, 2016

Near shore Fort Lauderdale deep sea fishing remains productive. There have been Wahoo, Sailfish and moderate to larger sized Sharks within two miles of the beach. The weather is of course warm and the breeze has become very slight.… Read Full Report →

Fishing charters Ft. Lauderdale Sailfish

August 10, 2016

Our fishing charters here in Ft. Lauderdale have yielded some really nice fish and a Sailfish or Wahoo are a very real possibility and on our minds every time we clear the inlet. It has been a pretty good… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale fishing charter

August 02, 2016

A nice break in the temperatures today as the high was only in the mid 80s. The A/C units will be running strong tomorrow though as it is predicted to get to 90. The rains that have been on… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale fishing report

August 01, 2016

As you see in the lead photograph there are some good fish to be had offshore. That fish was one several Wahoo lately. That one is a really nice fish but on the overall big picture our fishing has… Read Full Report →

Deep sea fishing in Fort Lauderdale

July 13, 2016

The weather of course remains warm here but we actually remain several degrees cooler than many parts of the country and many locations in Florida too due to our onshore sea breezes. A typical day here will have some… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale fishing charters repor

July 06, 2016

As we head into the back half of July early mornings and late afternoons have held the best action. This is typical of South Florida fishing patterns for his time of year. We offer both here on our Fort… Read Full Report →

Ft Lauderdale Deep Sea Fishing

July 01, 2016

Both the fishing and weather patterns are now very much as expected for our July charters and Ft Lauderdale deep sea fishing on most days is providing some good action. When you live here you know that every day… Read Full Report →

Fishing charters Ft Lauderdale area

July 01, 2016

The weather remains pleasant here with just enough showers offshore to take the edge off of some pretty warm days. Occasional heavy one, but this is Florida, and it is July, but many are short in duration and do… Read Full Report →

Deep Sea fishing charters Ft. Lauderdale

June 15, 2016

Summer is certainly here with temperatures into the low 90s pretty much every day. Some choppy seas earlier in the week have calmed and we are enjoying comfortable conditions on our Deep Sea fishing charters. In Ft. Lauderdale we… Read Full Report →

Fishing charters in Fort Lauderdale late

June 09, 2016

Captains Matt and Capt. Kopper have had some good catches aboard the Marlin My Darlin on our recent fishing charters in Fort Lauderdale. Pleasant sea conditions of less than three feet and some good action continuing on the near… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale fishing charter report

June 01, 2016

This Fort Lauderdale fishing report is a positive one as Tropical Storm Colin has passed far to our west bringing plenty of rain to the west side of Florida and on into Georgia and above while we saw very… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale fishing report

May 25, 2016

As we say goodbye to the Memorial Day weekend and post this Fort Lauderdale fishing report we are experiencing some very nice weather with no rain and very little wind. Some rather ugly weather on Saturday morning thankfully left… Read Full Report →

Deep Sea fishing trips in Fort Lauderda

May 05, 2016

It's hard to believe that summer is already upon us. Within a couple of weeks our Deep Sea fishing trips here in Fort Lauderdale will have a lot more young anglers as those kids get out of school and… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale fishing trips

May 04, 2016

Our Fort Lauderdale fishing trips are once again providing good action for our charters. That last front was followed by the best weather of the year. Clear skies, cool days, and an essentially calm ocean for four straight days… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale fishing charters

May 02, 2016

The weather has been very nice here but a bit on the warm side again for our Fort Lauderdale fishing charters as it got up to 89 yesterday here (one degree off the record). A nice breeze from the… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale fishing report

April 28, 2016

This Fort Lauderdale fishing report is once again a rosy one as we have continued to find Mahi-Mahi, Wahoo and Tuna out of our inlet. Most of our fish have come by trolling but we continue to do a… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale sport fishing charter

April 13, 2016

This Fort Lauderdale sport fishing charter report is once again a strong one. Mahi-Mahi, Sailfish, and Wahoo have been biting and biting well. All within four miles from the shoreline. A south current has been bringing some very clean… Read Full Report →

Fort lauderdale fishing charters

April 07, 2016

Fishing here has steadily improved for the last several days and our Ft. Lauderdale fishing charters are yielding some good catches. Pleasant weather and comfortable seas have been a plus as well. Wahoo, Kingfish, Tunas, Mahi, Tilefish, and Sails.… Read Full Report →

Deep Sea fishing in Ft. Lauderdale

April 05, 2016

After several days of very low wind conditions we have had another late season cool front pass through the area. Thankfully there was little rain associated with this latest system and sea conditions remained decent and the slight drop… Read Full Report →

Deep Sea fishing in Fort Lauderdale

April 04, 2016

The Deep Sea fishing here in Fort Lauderdale has been pretty steady on most days with some really nice fish hitting the fish box with good regularity. We continue to pick away at an occasional Sailfish both live baiting… Read Full Report →

Fishing charters in Fort Lauderdale

March 16, 2016

Well it is now certain that Old man Winter is on the way out the door. Today they are calling for a high of 87 and yesterday we had our first coastal thunderstorm complete with a really god light… Read Full Report →

Fishing Charters in Ft. Lauderdale March

March 09, 2016

It's hard to grasp that we are already half way through March and our fishing charters in Ft. Lauderdale are involving a bit extra sunscreen and bottled waters as it is into the 80s every day now. Where did… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale fishing trips

March 09, 2016

Amazing what a little bit of cooler weather and a northeast breeze adds to the likely hood of better fishing (catching) on our Fort Lauderdale fishing trips. And better fishing results on our charters it is for sure. Several… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale fishing trips

March 02, 2016

Our Lauderdale fishing trips and charters this past week have once again become an exercise in flexibility. We have managed some fun and successful days out on the water but if you have your sights set on something such… Read Full Report →

Deep Sea fishing Ft. Lauderdale

February 17, 2016

The last frontal system has passed through and we are enjoying some beautiful weather here, and the Deep Sea fishing in Ft. Lauderdale has been showing more promise. Chamber of Commerce days and better fishing are of course always… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale fishing charters

February 11, 2016

The wind is back in the picture with this latest front and it has brought a little better bite to us on our Fort Lauderdale fishing charters! But once again a good day (5 Sails for Capt. Matt as… Read Full Report →

Deep Sea fishing charters Ft. Lauderdale

February 10, 2016

And so here comes yet another so/so report regarding our Deep Sea fishing charters here in Ft. Lauderdale. A good day of offshore fishing followed by a tough day that we have been mentioning in previous reports continues to… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale offshore fishing

February 02, 2016

So here comes the next frontal system once again, and once again we are hoping for an uptick in the Fort Lauderdale offshore fishing fortunes as they continue to be erratic. Some reasonable catches of Mahi-Mahi and a few… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale fishing charters report

January 13, 2016

This Fort Lauderdale fishing charter report has a few more bright spots but there continue to be a few bumps in the road. Once again another front is moving down on us and once again our hopes are up… Read Full Report →

Fishing in Fort Lauderdale

January 12, 2016

And here comes the cold, or at least what we refer to cold (55 last night / 65 tops today) and we are ready for it to kick the fishing in Fort Lauderdale fully into gear. As you can… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale fishing charters update

January 05, 2016

Sorry once again to report that our Fort Lauderdale fishing charters are proving to have erratic catch rates. We are continuing to score some nice fish but every day is a new adventure but there are some tough days.… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale fishing erratic action

January 02, 2016

Erratic action. Not what anyone wants to hear but that is what has been happening offshore on our fort Lauderdale fishing trips. We pick away at them but the fishing is just plain erratic right now. As you can… Read Full Report →

Deep Sea fishing Ft. Lauderdale with c

January 01, 2016

Bringing your children along on a Deep Sea fishing trip here in Ft. Lauderdale can be great fun as long as the weather is reasonable. It's a short ride to deep water offshore here and if the seas are… Read Full Report →

Fishing in Fort Lauderdale end of year

December 23, 2015

As we wind down to the end of the year we wish to thank all of you who have spent some time fishing in Fort Lauderdale with us. We also want to make sure to wish a a Happy… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale fishing yields Bronze Wh

December 16, 2015

Fort Lauderdale fishing yields Bronze Whaler Shark Our Fort Lauderdale fishing trips continue to pick away at the Sailfish and Mahi-Mahi and that occasional Wahoo we have been mentioning. Still a bit of wind chopping it up and the… Read Full Report →

Fort Lauderdale fishing Mahi-Mahi

February 25, 2015

On our last report we spoke about the much awaited cold (cooler) fronts and how the anticipated upswing for offshore Fort Lauderdale fishing really didn't turn many heads or really last very long to boot. Slow tough days on… Read Full Report →

Ft. Lauderdale fishing trips

February 03, 2015

The recent cooler weather conditions have had a positive affect on our Ft. Lauderdale fishing trips. That nasty weather up north recently has lowered our temperatures in the early morning to the low to mid 50s, and that has… Read Full Report →