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December 2023

December is here and we are about to experience a population boom. We have enjoyed a fairly quiet off season and Christmas week chaos is right around the corner. I encourage you to spend some time here on my website to learn about my operation and offerings. I can be hard to reach because I do not answer my phone when I am on charters. Luckily, my website has the answe...

November looking at Christmas Week

Just like everything here locally, do not delay your December bookings, especially rolling into Christmas week. We are approaching Thanksgiving and the increased demand against the weather forecast has stacked my schedule very tight. I expect the same crunch to happen for Christmas week. Now is the time to get your reservation placed for Christmas week and beyond. The ...

October into Nobember Report 2022

For the first time ever I skipped my September report. There was some really good early reef fishing trips. We has some great trips offshore for Tuna. The lobster trips were the best yet this year. The reason, many less people than normal and really HOT weather.

October is our transitional month for everything. The ...

Lobster, August and Everything Happening

If you're reading this, you are ahead of many of my customers that book trips with me. Providing you with quality information is a never ending quest that I heavily invest in. The more you know, the more you prepare, the better my trips go. It's all related. It all makes a difference.

Let's start with the fresh wound...

July Update

Let's go over everything good that is happening, what is coming up and how to prepare. July is an exciting month to be on the water in the Florida Keys. One of the best times of the year to be able to do everything I offer if the weather and conditions cooperate.

First lobstering. My mini season is booked. I do not d...

June 2022 Latest Info

Today we kick of hurricane/rainy season with an inbound sample of reality. Something we can never escape from entirely, but planning makes a better outcome. June is an important weather month and how we plan for trips of any kind on the water affects the outcomes and likely hood of greater success. Fortunately, the good days make up for the rainy days and June is an exc...

Planning For May Vacation

Skipping the April report and looking to May. Having run nearly 3 months non-stop with only a weather day here or there, my hot streak came to an end when my boat needed a major repair. A couple of weeks of fiberglass work and some long windy stretches have kept me on land for most of April. I am more than ready to go do all the fun things again. May marks the beginning...

3/15/2022 Slight Rate Increase

WEll, it's no secret that fuel prices have skyrocketed. That comes and goes. Fuel has gone from $3.20 a gallon to $6 a gallon at my marina. My boat gets 1.5 miles to the gallon. That means each mile is a minus for me in a significant way. It's something I can't cut corners on or refine to make it the same price. Before fuel went super expensive, my costs of operation...

March is Super Busy Spring Break Time

March is the starting line for a massive wave of Spring Break vacationers and I am prepared to provide you the best possible experience on the water. The only variable is you have to communicate with me, you have to prepare using the information on my website and you have to show up on time. It's a partnership/

If you...

Spring Break 2022 Planning

Per recent demand and how many trips I am booking daily for spring break, this is for those looking for more information to make Marathon Florida part of their Florida Keys Spring Break plan.