One of the great reasons for anglers to visit Key West, Florida, is the bountiful saltwater flats. This abundant back country is only a quick boat ride away. Our knowledgeable guides will transport you into this pristine region to hunt for a variety of fighting game during Key West flats fishing.
Key West Flats Fishing Information
Our local Key West fishing guides possess the insider knowledge to lead you to that trophy prize. Whether you are an experienced angler or a fishing novice, our veteran captains will provide you with the tips and tricks to give you an advantage while casting in this beautiful region. You will have the option to utilize light tackle spinning reels or fly fishing rods on your excursion into the back country. If you do not have any experience fly-casting, our patient guides will be happy to provide instruction.
We offer personalized service on our excursions into the Key West flats. Only a few anglers can join one of our guides in our fully-customized flats fishing boats. These small craft have a narrow draft in order to negotiate the shallow areas of this area. Your guide will maneuver their craft close to great spots under his own power by using a push pole. You will appreciate the absence of engine noise as you soak in the natural beauty of this pristine environment.
Depending on the time of year, you will have an opportunity to catch a variety of excellent sport-fish in the flats, including jack crevalle, bar jacks, lady fish, snooks, and red fish. Bonefish and permit are some of the most exciting game fish species that inhabit the flats. Tarpon, sometimes weighing more than one hundred and twenty pounds, is a quarry that is prized for its fighting spirit. You may even have an opportunity to fish for an array of shark species that are especially active inshore during spawning season.