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Cowboy Charters

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1801 N Roosevelt Blvd, Key West, FL 33040-3675
+1 305-294-5888
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Great Time!

We booked Cowboy on a recommendation of friends. We have fished around the world, so we have pretty... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Ponce Inlet, Florida

Went out on the Cowgirl and had an epic fishing trip. If you are looking for a charter that will... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
Scott W
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Key West and the Florida Keys are well known as the fishing capital of the world and holds more world records than anywhere else. We have been charter fishing the waters off of the lower Florida Keys since 1965 and have been the winners of many fishing tournaments. Fishing is a family tradition for the Baumgarten family. Hans Baumgarten started Cowboy Charters in 1965 and his son and grandson have carried on and expanded the family tradtion. You will experiencea both friendly and professional crew on the well appointed 36 FT & 45 ft Hatteras yachts" with twin diesels, when you join Mark Baumgarten and crew for a day of sport fishing. Mark has been fishing professionally for over 40 years and has been consistanly able to find that trophy fish for his customers. Visit our Facebook Fan Page "Cowboy Charters-Key West" or follow us on twitter at "Cowboy_KeyWest"
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1801 N Roosevelt Blvd, Key West, FL 33040-3675
+1 305-294-5888

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Reviewed 13 October 2017

We booked Cowboy on a recommendation of friends. We have fished around the world, so we have pretty high expectations. Our trip was amazing. 1 Sail, 1 (possible) Hatchett Marlin, and 8 Mahi. Our Captain is the owner of the company and we were in...More

Thank CharlotteBuckeye
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Went out on the Cowgirl and had an epic fishing trip. If you are looking for a charter that will put you on the fish these guys are it! Nice and clean boat with air conditioning! The captain and mate are both locals and it...More

Thank Scott W
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Sean and tom were awesome ! Such a great time . We will definitely be back ! Great boat and awesome help, we caught a lot of tuna !

Thank Colten T
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Fabulous day with Geoff (excuse the spelling) and Edward, took my dad on a half day trip which ended up being 3/4 day. Caught 11 mahi mahi between the 5 on the boat which is plenty. Very professional without losing the fun of the catch....More

Thank Holey_P
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We had a party of five, all family and had a terrific time. We each caught at least one fish and my son actually caught 1/2 of a fish that was chomped by a shark on the way into the boat. The captain and mate...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Took my wife and my 18 and 13 year old on a 6 hour trip today. Definitions of fun couldn't be more polar opposite amongst the family. But Captain Mark and Michelle and deckhand Conrad did a fantastic job meeting everyone needs. Captain Mark and...More

Thank ranch4k
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We went on an 8 hour charter with Daniel and Ricky and it was totally amazing! They did a great job of finding the fish and we caught a big one!!. However, beyond catching fish Captain Ricky and Guide Daniel were awesome! They helped us...More

Thank Leanna K
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Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We recently went out on a six hour fishing trip for as part of my graduation trip and we had an amazing time. The water was choppy so we didn't go out as far as we would have (which was fine with all of us)...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

It was an amazing time with my son and daughter. Total chaos with four fish on the line at the same time. What a great time. Loved have the experience and knowledge of the waters that the captain and first mate showed. Pictures below: brought...More

Thank skurutz
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I must say Capt Ricki & John locals who grew up in these waters knew exactly how to catch what we wanted to fish for. We pulled in so many Mahi I stopped counting. They were attentive in every aspect of making us feel comfortable....More

Thank Ellenmarie P
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