Florida Keys Light Tackle Sport Fishing Options:
There are many different techniques and gear used to catch fish in South Florida. By far the most common gear used are light tackle spinning rods. This type of tackle is easy for anyone to use and really makes catching fish sporty. They are spooled up with monofilament or braided lines with break strengths of 8-50 lb. test. These reels are most effective by using casting techniques rather than by trolling.
Species of fish caught using light tackle: Tarpon, Snook, Redfish, Trout, Mangrove Snapper, Mutton Snapper, Yellowtail Snapper, Grouper, Jacks, Barracuda, and Sharks.
Fishing Trip Details: 4, 6, or 8 hour charters. 1-6 customers (1-4 recommended)