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Captain Buddy LaPointe

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Marathon, FL, USA
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About Captain Buddy LaPointe
Capt. Buddy LaPointe is a full-time professional Florida Keys fishing guide in Marathon. Offering a wide variety of light tackle and fly fishing, Capt. Buddy is very patient with young or inexperienced anglers. Yet with over 30 years of experience charter fishing in Marathon, he can also help seasoned anglers to further hone their skills. Tarpon/permit/bone fish/shark & family fun fishing charters are his specialties.
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PAJAY wrote a review Jul 2019
Auburn, PA342 contributions128 helpful votes
Today my daughter Vicki and I fished with Captain Buddy on a split charter (fished in the AM, then again late afternoon due to the heat). Buddy was at the boat early with the bait ready and waiting for us. I've caught tarpon, bonefish and permit already, but wanted my daughter
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Date of experience: July 2019
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James W wrote a review Jun 2019
Beaufort, South Carolina5 contributions
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AMAZING trip! Captain Buddy put us on the fish all day. This was our first time fishing in the keys. My son caught a 55lb tarpon on the first cast! We also caught a nice barracuda and MANY skipjacks. Buddy is an amazing guide that is extremely knowledgeable and helpful. He
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Steve W wrote a review May 2019
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I highly recommend Buddy. Enjoyed his company and reaped the benefits of his vast knowledge and experience. He gave excellent and clear advice. Me and my friend both caught our target fish; sharks and a tarpon, on a day when other boats were struggling.
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Date of experience: May 2019
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coogs2018 wrote a review Apr 2019
Slough, United Kingdom3 contributions1 helpful vote
I took my three teenage girls fishing with Capt. buddy last week and cannot recommend him enough. I chose Capt.Buddy as he was quick to answer communications, including answering the phone and I wanted this reassurance as I was taking my daughters with me. He made effort to do
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Date of experience: April 2019
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526Traveler212 wrote a review Apr 2019
Okemos, MI9 contributions8 helpful votes
Had a great afternoon with Captain Buddy. Never fished the Gulf before and were very novice fishermen. Buddy gave great advice and found the right place for the fish. Husband pulled in two Tarpons and a shark and we had a great time on the water. Captain Buddy was a great guide
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Date of experience: April 2019
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