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Skins and Fins Fishing Charters and Guides

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Islamorada, FL, USA
About Skins and Fins Fishing Charters and Guides
Florida Keys Fishing Charters and Guides: Captain Ted and Captain Donnie Benbow are the Father and Son team of Skins and Fins Charters and Guides. We fish the shallow waters of the Florida Keys, Islamorada, Key Largo and Flamingo in the Everglades National Park. We have three boats to meet your Flats and Backcountry fishing and fly fishing needs. Specializing in Tarpon, Snook, Bonefish, Big Sharks, Sea trout, Grouper, Mackerel, Snappers, Redfish and more. we fish out of the Holiday Isle Marina at the Post Card Inn. Beginner to experts, we will show you a great time on the water. Both Captains are sponsored by "Bud Light" and we cover the fishing forecast for GAFF fishing magazine. Call us for more details. Check out our fishing Blog and web site
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fish On!!! That’s the way I can describe it when we got to Capt. Ted’s secret spot for non-stop action. First cast, first pop and fish on!!! Sea Trout... many small, medium and keeper size but unfortunately it was not open season but we got...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank msdet1529
Reviewed April 11, 2019 via mobile

My son and I took a 3/4 day charter with Donnie and we both came away very happy. Donnie was a great host and good company. We caught plenty of fish - hammerheads, snapper, Jack Crevalle and plenty of other species I can’t spell. The...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank BigBobW4
Reviewed January 25, 2019

We had a great day with Captain Ted. My 14 yr and I caught so much fish we were exhausted and to head back.. Captain Ted is an absolutley great normal guy, he teaches you as your fishing. This is the guy you want to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Raymond R
Reviewed December 5, 2017

We decided to not cancel our trip in spite of the unknowns and we were really glad that we did not cancel. We spent one day with Captain Donnie and one day with Captain Ted and caught fish each day. Both captains worked hard in...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Elry C
Reviewed December 1, 2017 via mobile

We had a perfect day fishing with Captain Ted. He was very attentive and helpful. He gave our 8yr old son adequate direction without being overbearing. He was knowledgeable and emphasized safety at all times. He knew the best spots and we caught lots of...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank rebeccaelowski
Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

We had so much fun with Captain Ted on our backcountry charter trip today. He knew right where to take us, and accommodated us newlyweds as we were visiting the Keys for our honeymoon. We had a blast and will definitely be return customers!

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Stacey H
Reviewed August 26, 2017

I have fished offshore a few times, but really am just a novice at ocean fishing. Captain Donnie took us out for a back country fishing trip hitting the various islands & reefs. Donnie was absolutely great. He constantly gave us tips on how to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank dnevil001
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

We were fortunate to have a friend hook us up with Captain Ted. My husband, myself and 2 kids (4 &6) set out from the Post Card Inn Marina on a beautiful morning. Ted took us out to the Everglades Park and we got to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank seashellnj
captteddy, Owner at Skins and Fins Fishing Charters and Guides, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2017

Thank you, I had a great time with your family. See you next time. Capt Ted

Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

Captain Donnie put my girlfriend and I on some incredible fish! He's a great captain and would highly recommend him to captain your trip. I had a fight of a lifetime with a monster permit. I will definitely be booking another trip with skins and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Bk3lt3r
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

Surprised my hubby with a trip to islamorada since he loves fishing. Found Skins and Fins charters through the Postcard Inn. Having no knowledge of fishing myself, I emailed Capt Ted with a few questions. He responded the same day by both phone and email....More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Heather Y
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April 24, 2016|
Response from captteddy | Property representative |
No problem, we would love to do it! Give me a call later and I will go over the options. 3053930363 Thanks Capt Ted
Chuck S
April 10, 2015|
Response from captteddy | Property representative |
Thank you for the email. Are you Looking to go offshore in the deep waters or backcountry is the shallow waters. How many people total do you have that are going?