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We loaded up on gaffer and Slammer Mahi Mahi! Calm seas and cool temps today made for a memorable fishing trip! One for the record books! Thanks Mike for the many years of fishing charters!

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The Tarpon went crazy again last night! The fall tarpon run has been amazing again this year!! Islamorada is still the best place to be for backcountry charter fishing!

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First we found the pilchards, then we took them to the snappers and tarpon. Backcountry fishing in Islamorada is great right now!

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Angler Rob with another one of the tarpon he caught today in Islamorada, fishing the backcountry with Captain Petrucco.

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Tarpon fishing was good today in Islamorada. We were fishing in the Backcountry from Angler House Marina at mile marker 80.5, "downtown" Islamorada, FL. Angler Rob, snapped the photo of the release.

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Snook fishing was good today in the backcountry of Islamorada and Key Largo. We found some redfish on the flats too.

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The Blackfin Tuna are still swarming on the humps in Islamorada, all that you need is a few sardines and some fresh, strong arms ready to work.

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Samantha caught some nice snappers today in the backcountry near Islamorada Florida. The Tarpon would not cooperate so we switched gears and caught snappers and Spanish Mack's for dinner.

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The kids and I out exploring in the backcountry of Key Largo and Islamorada. Lots of snappers and jacks to bend the rods. Enjoying the new boat. We can get reel skinny now! Already dialing the bonefish in…

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