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Linda D Sportfishing

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Address: 1801 N Roosevelt Blvd Dock 19 & 20, Key West, Key West, FL 33040-3675
Phone Number:
+1 305-304-8102
06:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 22:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes

79 years of family fishing history for the WICKERS , Capt. Billy Wickers...

79 years of family fishing history for the WICKERS , Capt. Billy Wickers III followed in his grandfather's and father's footsteps. Now Billy is a 4th generation captain. Captain Billy grew up working in the family charter business, working as a mate for his dad, and got his captain's license at the young age of 18 in 1990. He captained his dad's boats, Linda D III and IV, and was able to buy his own boat the Linda D V in 2003 which he owns and operates. Captain Billy has been recognized for his fishing abilities by winning numerous awards since 1990 to present , including the prestigious Key West Fishing Tournament's Outstanding Guide Award, most releases in general division, and also most Sailfish and Marlin releases, which he has won for consecutive years. He s been recognize as captain of the moth by Gray taxidermy..Also Linda D IV & V have been Awarded for the 2012 BEST OF KEY WEST AWARDS IN THE CHARTER BOATS Category by the Key West Award Program Committee.

Capt. Billy Wickers III will definitely make your fishing trip a memorable event for you and your family.

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Awesome fishing charter

What a great day! We caught alot of fish and Capt. Wickers knew where to go so we could bring them in. Adam is a great deck hand. Would definitely recommend and go out on this... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2017
donna a
Plymouth, Massachusetts

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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23 reviews
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Reviewed 24 February 2017

What a great day! We caught alot of fish and Capt. Wickers knew where to go so we could bring them in. Adam is a great deck hand. Would definitely recommend and go out on this charter again. We caught Amberjack, King mackerel, bonita tuna and others..

Thank donna a
Atlanta, United States
2 reviews
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Awesome day of fishing, Capt. Billy put us on the fish and First Mate Adam helped us bring them in. Great crew made us feel like old friends.

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Thank Randy B
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Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We booked with Captain Billy from our cruise ship on the internet. We had a great 1/2 Day of fishing. We kept 4 one is being taxidermied and we took our fresh cleaned fish to a local restaurant for a delicious lunch. The caption is friendly and knowledgeable. The first mate Ryan was superior. He kept the rods working and... More 

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1 review
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Had a great time, Captain Bill and hard working first mate Ryan kept us on fish nearly all day. Fulfilled my father in Laws life long bucket list item with a 7' trophy Sailfish. A great time with family,

Thank Chris A
Tallahassee, Florida, United States
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Our family came down to Key West and decided to take a charter boat trip out. Kinda last minute too. The captain, Billy, was amazing! I was a newbie, and can be a bit of a worrier, but he knew exactly what he was doing and I didn't worry about a single thing. I felt completely confident in his care.... More 

Thank Gale S
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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I was planning a trip to the Keys to go Deep Sea fishing with my 13 year old grandson and even though I had fished out of Islamorada many times I wanted to try somewhere different. I was talking about this by chance with a friend of mine when he suggested I call Billy Wickers in Key West. My friend... More 

Thank crystal w
1 review
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Thank you so much Linda V Charters! We will be back next year. This is the fishing charter to book- local team- local hot spots- great experience with expert knowledge!

Thank AshleyLynRoberts
Falls Church, Virginia
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22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

The Ryan and Ryan crew took care of us today starting early for a full day of fishing. This is an excellent outfit and I give this my strongest recommendation for a great day, amazing fishing, and memories for a lifetime. I am ready to go again! We caught all kinds of fish and will be having some cooked up... More 

Thank militarytourism
Shaker Heights
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Love these guys. We had a ball, and caught a ton of fish, trolling one day and bottom fishing another day. Can't wait to go again next year.

Thank Specialedgal
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Went out with the Linda d 2 . Bill had a charter with another group that day and I had to go with another captain in his fleet. Needless to say the trip was a total success . Non stop action , professional crew , and tons of patience . Definitely found me a captain in key west that is... More 

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