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Dec 23, 2016
“Excellent Guide”
Jun 28, 2016
“Great back country fishing charter!”
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77522 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036-3813
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Reviewed December 23, 2016

Went fishing with my 18 year old son. The guide was John Johansen. The day did not start well when he suggested I had made a mistake in the booking and wasn't due for a couple of days. Thankfully I had the emails on my...More

Date of experience: December 2016
5  Thank Jonathan C
Reviewed June 28, 2016

I reserved a 4 hours charter with Jeff for my 17 year-old son and myself. It was the first time I have ever chartered a boat for fishing. I've owned boats and my son and I have enjoyed fishing together as he has grown up....More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Mark C
Reviewed November 25, 2015

I have been going to Islamorada for decades. These have been trips that were solo, a couple, family, and group(s). This is a unique location in several regards. As an avid fisherman, I always fished if weather permitted. The variety of fish and methods of...More

Date of experience: October 2015
3  Thank Harry A
Reviewed July 7, 2015

Excellent Fishing Trip. Guide John Johansen put us right on the 100 lb plusTarpon over July 4th weekend. Awesome guide . Couldn't have been better. 3 big ones in an hour and a half !! Highly recommend. Launches out of Bud n Mary's Islamorada in...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed April 26, 2015 via mobile

Went Tarpon fishing in April with Captain Eric Scoble. We caught two out of three Tarpon. We also caught some nice big sharks! He's a great guy and tries real hard to catch you a Tarpon.Thats not an easy fish to catch this is our...More

Date of experience: April 2015
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Reviewed April 19, 2015

Booked 3 full day Tarpon Fishing trips with Blackwater Charters during the April peak Tarpon season in Islamorada. Here’s the fishing results by day: • Day 1 - No Tarpon – Bunch of nurse sharks and a stingray • Day 2 - No Tarpon –...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Steven C
Reviewed March 18, 2015

Fished with Eric Scoble on the Blackwater charter boat. Caught so much fish! Brought my nephew that never fished before and had a great time. We caught so many different species. Grouper, snook, tarpon. Definitely have to go with him!

Date of experience: March 2015
1  Thank Oceansportsman22
Reviewed June 22, 2014

We have fished with Capt. Brian Cone on Contagious out of Robbie's in Islamorada, FL for last 10+ years and keep coming back for more as he fills the boat every trip with fish! Any Capt. can have a good day once in a while,...More

Date of experience: February 2014
Thank Jon S
Reviewed June 3, 2014

Seventy-two hours or so have passed since experiencing something I never expected to do -- chase big fish on the waters of the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic with a real expert, Captain Mike Walter. This late 20's dude, and I mean that most...More

Date of experience: June 2014
3  Thank RGB16
Reviewed April 30, 2014

I along with 4 others, joined Captain Brian Cone on his 33 foot Contagious. It's a large Catamaran that makes boating pretty smooth even in rough waters (that doesn't mean he guarantees no sea sickness...me). We started the day out around 30 miles out in...More

Date of experience: April 2014
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