Summer Mahi Mahi fishing

The calm days of summer and the Gulfstream Current, bring huge rafts of Sargassum weed, to the tropical waters surrounding Key West. Sargasso Weed is thought to be named after the Portugeuse word Sarga, a type of grape that grows in the southern region of Portugal. This weed grows on the bottom for most of the… Read more »

Winter in Key West

At Captain Conch Charters we want your fishing experience to be a memorable one. A large portion of our Clients are “repeat customers”. We see them year after year. It’s almost like family. So when Old Man Winter’s got you down, remember, Captain Conch Charters is your one stop shop for a boat load of… Read more »

Wreck Fishing

Another really fun thing to do is to take a bait, and drop it down on one of the several hundred wrecks that surround Key West waters. Jacks of all types, grouper, snapper, shark, and other denizens of the deep are regular visitors to these underwater structures. Key West has been called “the gateway to… Read more »

Springtime Sailfish

If you want to do something that you will remember forever, now would be a great time to go fishing with Captain Conch Charters. The easterly trade winds are pushing the leading edge of the Gulfstream Current right up to our back door. As a result, thousands upon thousands of bait fish are zooming around,… Read more »

Shark Fishing in Key West

Have you ever thought about what it would be like to do battle with a Shark? Well, at Conch Charters we can turn those thoughts into reality. Our customers are always asking us for the chance to catch a Shark. There is nothing more fun than light tackle stand up shark fishing. We catch just… Read more »

The Types of Fish you can Catch in Key West

Key West is one of the world’s foremost destination locations in terms of fishing. People come from every hemisphere and every continent to get a sampling of the fantastic fishing expeditions that can only be classified as one-of-a-kind. The main attraction to these exquisite fishing spots is the variety of sought after fish. Tuna –… Read more »

Come Home With Countless Seafood Possibilities After Spending a Day With Captain Conch Charters

Key West is magnificently beautiful, with its gorgeous weather, radiant sun, and esteemed fishing waters. Fishing is prime and adventurous at Key West, and booking a charter boat with Captain Conch Charters will only add to the fun. Fishing charters are a wonderful way to see the sights, enjoy the waters, and catch great fish…. Read more »

Why Deep Sea Fishing is So Memorable

You could fish near the shore, but deep sea fishing is much more of an adventure. With deep sea fishing, you’re venturing out into the great wide open—the sea all around you, far from land and civilization. It’s like being on another planet. To deep sea fish, you don’t use a little row boat. Instead,… Read more »

Fishing Charters Are Great For Group Gatherings

There are some activities that are fun to partake in alone, take solitaire for example.  Fishing on the other hand is more enjoyable to do in groups. It is a great feeling to reel in a big catch, especially when you are able to enjoy it with friends and/or family.  As such, many groups of… Read more »