Crazy Summer It Was

May 01, 2016 by Johnny Maddox

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The Catch
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)

We had a crazy dolphins season this summer. In May the keys had a dolphin championship tournament with five weighing stations.  Key Largo to Key West. In the month of May normally is our premier big dolphin month. This tournament produced a winner of a disappointing 32 pound Cow Dolphin. That seem to have set the pace for the entire summer dolphin run here in the middle keys. One day we got them, next day we don’t. But us charter guys in marathon know the big bull dolphin will be back next year. Here’s a few photos

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