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1 Jan 2018
“Fish galore!”
24 Jul 2017
“Dolphin slaying”
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Hot Rod Fishing Charters is owned and operated by Captain Marcus Williams. He is a lifelong Floridian, with an incredible knowledge of fishing in the waters of the Florida Keys. All trips are specifically designed to exceed the expectations of each...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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29486 Ranger Ave, Big Pine Key, FL 33043-4721
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+1 863-227-1047
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Great day today. The bite was hot on the reef! Very fun and exciting day for us. Let Captain Marcus take you to the action too!

Thank Melany W
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

My family and I had a great time catching with Hot Rods. Very experienced captain. Made us feel at home on his rig! Highly recommend if you want bend some rods.

Thank Joshkripas
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Spearfishing with Hot Rod Fishing Charters was the best experience we had while in the Florida keys! As first timers spearfishing, Captain Marcus and Gabe were so informative and helpful! Top notch service and would defiantly recommend for any group exploring the keys! Will be...More

Thank BrookeSmith6
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Took my wife and two sons ,daughter and her boyfriend and myself an experienced boat Captain my whole life .I've harvested ALBACORE in the Pacific ocean, over 20 years diving and fishing the GULF OF MEXICO ( Clearwater, Florida ) Point being I was very...More

Thank benpitta
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Captain Marcus was a great guide. It ended up being a slower day for catching fish, but Marcus took us literally all around Big Pine to try different spots. He's a really nice guy and worked really hard to get us some fish. We did...More

Thank sarahlawrencedmd
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Captain Marcus put us on fish and we maxed our snapper count. He is great with children. Our 6 yr old son can't wait to go again. There was never a dull moment. Time went way too fast. We did the full day trip and...More

Thank Paul G
Marcus W, Owner at Hot Rod Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2016

Your family is awesome and I'm grateful I could take you guys fishing. Thanks for the kind words. I hope we can do it again!

Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing day with Captain Marcus. He got us right on the snapper early and had our 6 year old reeling in the first fish of the day. Had a lot of BIG bites at the next stop and some fun fights reeling...More

Thank vgregg
Marcus W, Owner at Hot Rod Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2016

I had a great time taking your family out on the water. Nothing beats watching a kid reel in fish. Thanks for the review. Until next time...

Reviewed 21 March 2016

Captain Marcus is outstanding! He is so meticulous and worked so hard to make sure our trip was to our satisfaction. He knows where to find the fish, great places for snorkeling, and the places to hunt for lobster. Ask about his package deal to...More

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Marcus W, Owner at Hot Rod Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2016

Looking forward to doing it again!!! Thanks for the review.

Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

We requested the back country, but when captain Markus got to the spot and noted a sharp decline in water temperature he knew this was a bad sign. Despite having run over 10 miles he offered to take us off shore for snapper fishing on...More

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Marcus W, Owner at Hot Rod Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2016

The weather has definitely been strange this winter. The great thing about the Florida Keys is that there are so many fishing options. You were a great crew and I look forward to fishing with you again.

Reviewed 6 February 2016

All you have to do is show up and board the boat and Marcus will look after the rest from baiting your hook to cleaning your catch he's a top notch fishing guide and host

Thank Peter G
Marcus W, Owner at Hot Rod Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2016

It was a good day on the water and I look forward to doing it again. I really like watching folks have a good time in paradise.

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