|Diversity is what sets the Keys apart from other great fishing destinations in the USA. The Keys has something for everyone, from the beginning angler to accomplished tournament fishermen. The Keys has literally hundreds of species of fish that inhabit or migrate through these waters. Here is a chart of just some of the major species we catch off Marathon.|
|Reef & Wreck||Nov-Dec||Jan-Feb||Mar-April||May-June||July-Aug||Sept-Oct|
15 - Jan 31.
Some other Keys Fishing Facts:
|Big migratory Tarpon show up in late
February with lots in the
125-150 lb. class! The numbers of fish will really increases by early April!
King Mackerel are usually hot by Christmas time.
Sailfish action heats up around cool fronts with action only about 5 miles from shore! -- compare that to other areas of the eastern US where you go out 30-80 miles to get Billfish!
Big Dolphin show up anytime but March through June is great!
There is always good reef and wreck fishing 3-5 miles from shore.
Marlin fishing is further offshore. 12-30 miles is best.
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Marathon, FL. 33050
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