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“captain john”(19 reviews)
“huge tarpon”(4 reviews)
“lemon sharks”(5 reviews)
A trip to the Back Country of Key West to catch some of the most sought after fish the ocean has to offer should not be missed. As the owner and operator of the Shadow Caster Capt. John insists on delivering a personalized fishing adventure. With...more
700 Front St, Key West, FL 33040-6689
+1 305-587-7669
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow! What an amazing day!!! My wife and I had a blast with Captain Justin! Multiple species and multiple sharks!! Captain John met with us and suggested we wait a few days until the weather improved and his experience was what we needed. He turned...More

Thank Odyssey540676
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Can’t say enough positive things about our experience on the flats boat with Justin. He explained what to expect on the trip in great detail and he was very knowledgeable about all aspects of fishing in the Keys. He put us on fish quickly and...More

Thank Thefatlawyer
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I found myself with a list of things I wanted to see and do while in Key West. The Hemingway House, Green Parrot, and biking around an old historic town didn't disappoint, but the highlight of my trip without question was an afternoon fishing with...More

Thank andrew97116
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

These guys are the absolute best in the Keyes. You will not be disappointed. Professionals, fun, fish. What more can you ask for?

Thank Mike Z
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and I have been fishing with Captain John for over 10 years; we tried other captains before we met John but none came close in comparison. One of the things that most amazes me about John is that every time you yell "fish...More

Thank Anne F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We have been fishing with Capt. John for at least a decade and always have a great time. He is prepared, has bait and equipment ready, his boat is clean and gassed so once we are aboard we go. He briefs on the approach we...More

Thank Larry H
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

I took my daughter to Key West for her 16th birthday. We researched a number of charters and liked the reviews on shadow caster. We spoke to Captain Justin the days leading up to the trip as we watched the weather and tides. Although the...More

Thank johnyc40
Reviewed 30 July 2018

I found John on line while searching for guide with the ability to handle a group of seven with varying levels of experience for a backwater trip. From the first interaction via email to the first day of fishing, John was outstanding. We fished two...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2018

This was our fourth charter with John Smouse. John always goes over and above making sure you have the best fishing experience possible. From his knowledge of the waters and boat handling to ability to spot fish and have everything prepared to start catching as...More

Thank timdonna1306
Reviewed 30 May 2018

We have fished with John several times. We have fished with him in June and July multiple times and with him in the fall in November. Our last trip was Christmas Eve. He knows the waters and know his business. We have caught monster Tarpon,...More

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