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Florida Keys Flats Fishing

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Address: 90800 Overseas Hwy, Tavernier, Key Largo, FL 33070-2420
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+1 305-393-2587
07:00 - 15:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 15:00

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Hello and welcome to Florida Keys Shallow Water Flats Fishing. Are you ready to fish the gin clear flats of Islamorada, Key Largo and the Everglades in the Florida Keys? Come on down! I'm an amicable and patient guide who will work hard to make your day on the water a success. I have lived and fished in the Keys for over 30 years and have been guiding fisherman just like you on the flats of the Florida Keys for over 20 of those years. Whether you choose to fish for tailing bonefish and redfish or giant tarpon, I assure you an enjoyable, interesting and exciting day in the Florida Keys. Though I primarily sight fish for these gamefish, we can fish for easier targets as well if your skills are not as high as your expectations. For the novice fisherman, I'll provide friendly fly fishing or light spinning tackle instruction. For the accomplished angler I can help to fine tune your casting skills. Expert? Our game fish should provide quite the thrill and challenge you're looking for.

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Very knowlegeable and personal guide

My son and I caught 57 fish this past Wednesday with Capt. Barry, consisting of mostly sea trouts and jacks. It was the most prolific 6 hours of fishing we ever experienced, and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Short Hills, New Jersey
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Short Hills, New Jersey
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4 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My son and I caught 57 fish this past Wednesday with Capt. Barry, consisting of mostly sea trouts and jacks. It was the most prolific 6 hours of fishing we ever experienced, and the trouts were of decent 1- 5 pound range. We also tried a little sight-fishing for sharks towards end of the day, and my son hooked a... More 

Thank WoofeeTing
New York City, New York
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

After a 10 year hiatus from fly fishing in the Keys, I re-connected with Captain Barry and he remains the hardest working, most patient guide I've had the pleasure of fishing with. He knows the fishery and he does everything he can to fulfill his client's requests. Barry was able to get me good shots at tarpon over two days... More 

Thank Westsider2015
Orlando, Florida
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My son and I went flats fishing with Captain Barry. He was very patient with two casting novices. He is very knowledgeable and has a pleasant demeanor. We also spent part of the time fun fishing for sea trout and ladyfish. This was much easier. Overall a fun day on the beautiful Florida Bay.

Thank James C
Greenville, South Carolina
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

Barry is an excellent guide and made the most of a very windy day. He took us to multiple spots and we were able to catch a variety of spotted sea trout, ladyfish and Jack. My 13 son thoroughly enjoyed the day. He has a beautifully maintained boat with very modern equipment, GPS, radar, etc. As a rain storm started... More 

Thank triciab2
Libertyville, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Our family spend two days fishing with Captain Barry .His experience, good nature, and professional knowledge made it a great time for everyone. We are already planning to return next year. By far one of the best guides I have ever used. Great job Barry!!!!!

Thank mike28harvey
Fort Collins, Colorado
1 review
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Captain Barry was extremely knowledgeable and very professional; we caught a ton of fish (a nice mixed bag) despite less than ideal water and weather conditions. He also took the time to point out amazing marine life and give us interesting facts about the area.

Thank mem5469
Saint Louis, Missouri
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 March 2017

My wife and I took our two teen-age boys fishing with Capt. Barry last week. It was an incredible experience that far surpassed our expectation. We had no experience whatsoever, and from the first cast on, it was constant action! My boys were in fishing heaven. We all caught many fish, including lady fish, sea trout, snapper, a catfish of... More 

Thank Matt_34_09
Milford Haven, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

Another wonderful day out fishing with Barry,not great weather,water very muddy after strong winds,but Barry managed to find a run of Ladyfish and Jacks and a few trout to make it a fun day. It was great to be back fishing with you Barry and hope to be back next year. You are the best Mike &Shirleen Hughes Milford Haven... More 

Thank mariannomike
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Reviewed 7 March 2017

My husband and I had a great time fishing with Captain Barry! He had us catching fish on the flats including small sharks! He was helpful and patient and had a lot of information about the area to share. His boat was very clean and comfortable. We would definitely book another trip with him next time we go down.

Thank pristineMi
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Whether this is your first time or your 100th time hiring a captain you want the following; attentive, patient, knowledgeable, personable and authentic. Sure you can fake some of these attributes...but you can't fake them all. Barry is the real deal. He's just a good guy who has the best job in the world and believes in paying that forward... More 

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