Fish For Sailfish, Marlin, Tuna, Dolphin, Wahoo, Cobia, Snapper, Grouper, Tarpon And More On One Of Our Spectacular Boats!
The Offshore & Deepsea Fishing Specialist For The TV Shows "The American Outdoorsman", "Manny Fernandez's Rod & Gun Club" and "Adventures In Paradise". Captain Purcell is a USCG 100 Ton Licensed Master Captain.
The Sea Dog family has been living and fishing the Florida Keys since the 1950's, beginning with Web Purcell. Their first boat, the Virgalona was used by the famous treasure hunter Mel Fisher to salvage the Atocha. Throughout the years the Sea Dog family has owned and operated commercial fishing boats as well as charter fishing boats. Now operating a busy charter fishing fleet, Sea Dog Charters usually has three boats out on the water each day... this keeps us abreast of what's happening, giving our captains a distinct advantage. Local knowledge and experience combined with a love for fishing gives the Sea Dog crew what we consider "KEYS EXPERTISE." Let our Keys Expertise work for you on your next Florida Keys fishing charter. Look for us in Marathon at Mile Marker 47.5 Bayside!
Our state-of-the-art fishing fleet is equipped with powerful engines to get you to the fishing grounds quickly, and with modern electronics that make it easy for us to put you on the fish. Each boat in our fishing fleet is comfortable with shade and marine toilets, making it possible for every age and gender to enjoy their time on the water. Our fishing gear is also of the highest quality, so you never have to worry about losing a hard-fighting fish. Throughout your Marathon fishing adventure, both Captain and Mate will assist you so that you maximize your bite-catch ratio and have a good time for the duration of your charter. Throughout our more than 65 years of offering Marathon fishing charters, we've accumulated a vast number of fishing sites which set us above the rest. Additionally, our captains work together, so when the fish are being stubborn we are able to ensure every fishing charter client gets their money's worth. At Sea Dog Charters, we aren't afraid of hard work, and are proud to let it show. Fishing is our passion.
If you've never experienced the thrill of a thrashing marlin, the hard runs of determined tuna, or the sheer lunacy of a wild dolphin, then you are missing out on one of the most thrilling fishing charter experiences.
Our Marathon deep sea fishing charters focus on the deep blue waters of the gulfstream, trolling at depths of up to 2,000 feet. On these unforgettable fishing charters we focus on the kings of the deep, including:
● ...and Many More
If you would like to experience one of our deep sea Marathon fishing charters, please contact us for information on an exciting full or half day private charter.
Marathon reef and wreck fishing is popular with experienced anglers and first time fishermen, both young and old. Bottom fishing doesn't require any specialized skill-set - you simply wait for the bite and set the hook. The only real test comes when you have to reel in massive fish like barracuda, shark, cobia, or grouper - fish that will put a bend in your rod and leave your arms aching.
Another benefit of these Marathon fishing adventures is that you are targeting some of the best eating fish in the ocean. The white, delicate flesh of snapper is renowned, and is on many people's list of favorite fish.
On our reef and wreck fishing charters, we supply all of the weights, splitshots, hooks, leaders, and bait you need to find quick success. We have a long list of exclusive fishing spots where we target bottom fish that include:
● Yellowtail Snapper
● Mangrove Snapper
● Mutton Snapper
● Mackerel - King, Spanish, and Cero
● ..and Many More
We offer Marathon reef and wreck fishing either as a private charter, or for an inexpensive $59.99 per person for a shared charter. This is the perfect fishing charter for families with small children or novice anglers who are simply looking to get their feet wet without gouging your wallet.
The Seven Mile Bridge is famous for holding large schools of silver kings, as tarpon are often called. Some of these fish reach trophy size and will redefine everything you know about the sport of fishing. Tarpon are known for fast runs, incredible leaps, and dizzying acrobatics. If you're looking for a real test combined with unmitigated thrills, then this is the charter for you.
Year round excitement also includes shark fishing under the Seven Mile Bridge. Tangling with the ocean's apex predator is a thrill you don't want miss, and we make sure you have all of the gear and tackle needed to bring one of these monsters right up to the boat. If you're looking for something exciting, out of the ordinary, and just plain fun, this is the private fishing charter for you.
Fish the Florida Bay and Gulf of Mexico for a countless variety of fish species. From day to day the action changes on these popular fishing charters, so you can target fish that include:
● Mangrove Snapper
● Spanish Mackeral
Fish the deep blue waters of the gulfstream at depths up to 2,000 ft. for tuna, dolphin, wahoo, sailfish, marlin, shark and more!
Fish for tasty snapper such as yellowtail, mangrove & mutton. Catch grouper, mackeral, shark, barracuda and more.
Fish around the famous Seven Mile Bridge for these hard fighting fish with incredible leaps and acrobatics... HOLD ON TIGHT!