Do you like fishing in the deep clear waters? Key West is a perfect site for fishing excursions. Key West is a popular tourist destination located in the eastern coast of Florida. This travel destination is the most favorite spot for the thrill lovers and extreme sports lovers. Key West has a great variety of sea exploration activities to put your adventurous skills to test. It is a fantastic source to learn about the marine life and sea from the experts and instructors who guide you through every step. People from around the globe flock toward Key West with their friends and family and kids every year to enjoy the pleasures offered by this surreal land.
The fishing excursion trips offered by Key West extend from half day to full day trips. Take a journey along the striking blue glimmering waters of Key West Island. The choices of the adventure include 4 hours, 6 hours and 8 hours trips and you are provided with complete equipment for fishing. The charter skiff or the majestic 21 foot sea pro boat which is Key West’s famous. It is powered by 150 Horsepower mercury outboards and is especially built and designed for shallow waters and backcountry fishing excursions. Every boat can easily accommodate up to 4 guests.
The charter or boat will take you to backcountry of flats for the fishing trips while you get to enjoy the scenic breathtaking views. You get to witness permit, tarpon, sharks, barracuda, snappers and plenty of more fish under the sparkling water. This voyage is guided and licensed and has instructors who have years of experience of fishing. The cooler to keep the drinks and beverages taken for the journey is included in the trip along with the fishing equipment and baits.
The fishes like sharks, barracuda and snappers can sometimes weight up to 200 pounds. You will also get to see some other backcountry special species which will help to gain your knowledge about different types of fishes. Fishing in backcountry is less technical in nature as compared to fishing in flat waters. The water in the backcountry is steadier, surrounded by mangrove channels and thus making it a glorious marine safe haven.
The flat fishing adventures are carried out on smaller skiffs which can carry 2 people at once along with a guide to assist you through the fishing. This type of excursion is somewhat similar to hunting I a boat, where you are taken to shallow waters, skimming the surfaces for marine life and visible fishes for preying. You have to be extra quiet and careful in order to not scare them away and the cast should be extremely precise to attain the trophy with ease.
Fishing for these wonderful sea creatures is truly a challenging and a great experience that you can remember for ages to come. Try your fishing skills and put the knowledge to test in this surreal oceanic world. Both fishing adventures are fun filled and a resurging experience for people of all ages.