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  1. General Discussion
    Going to be headed down to the Middle Keys in the beginning of July to do some poon fishing. Looking for economical places to stay. Have searched Airbnb and vrbo as well as some of the motel/hotels. Does anyone have any info on a good cheap place to stay? Don’t need trailer parking just...
  2. General Discussion
    Looking for everyone’s favorite easy meals while fishing and camping to maximize time poling/casting. Also, cheapest spots in the Keys for quick grab deli sandos, breakfast tacos, anything low budget.. Spending 6 weeks camping / Airbnb and fly fishing all over upper and middle keys from my 16’...
  3. General Discussion
    For the key west area, which one is better. They seem to be very similar boats. Which one runs better? Give me the run down. Thanks!
  4. General Discussion
    I’m looking at a Gheenoe lt25 center console as a starter skiff. Please tell me about them (ride stability etc) and are they worth getting. I’m pretty sold on them after seeing pictures and videos? Mostly want to know how the ride is in some chop and if it is a good Lower Keys boat. Thanks!
  5. General Discussion
    Looking for a good starter skiff in the 10-15k price range. Want something pole able. Any suggestions?
  6. Fly Fishing
    So I’ve been doing some research about fly rods and reels and line all in 9wt because that’s what would best suit me for fishing reds/snook/trout and the occasional Keys fish. I’m planning on a 9’ 9wt Orvis Helios 2 and Nautilus XL Max. As for line, I don’t know too much and was hoping to get...
  7. Boating, Fishing and Marine Products for Sale
    I am selling my 1991 Hewes Redfisher 18' with a 115 Yamaha 4stroke. (500hrs) Yamaha 115 4stroke has been meticulously maintained and just fully serviced. - Brand New Garmin 741xs - 80 Lb Minn Kota trolling motor - 2012 Continental Aluminum Trailer in excellent shape. - Trim Tabs - Fusion...
  8. General Fishing
    Hey everyone I'm new to the forum but I am currently the owner of a 16ft towee fully rigged for flats fishing. Last year this boat was used extensively near the Fort Myers Beach area and worked flawlessly. This year, however, I'm planning a trip to the Keys for tarpon and do not know much about...
  9. Fishing Reports
    Had a great time camping and fishing down in the keys recently. On this trip I was pulling my camper so I had to use my folding boat. Bonefish and snapper fishing was excellent around flats and bridges along with just about everything else except tarpon and permit.
  10. Fly Fishing
    I am headed down to the keys for the first week in May for a DIY tarpon trip. Does anybody have any tips they wouldn't mind sharing. Fly patterns or strategies or really anything. Only my second time down there and didn't have much success the first time. I'm staying at Cudjoe key and will be...
  11. Boating, Fishing and Marine Products for Sale
    Selling my custom built tarpon cage, I had it built for my HB Biscayne in Feb of 2018. I originally paid 1695$ for it brand new. The design is 100% unique due to the "lever" style of the backrest opening and closing. There is a small stainless corkscrew on the back side of the cushion that...
  12. General Fishing
    Hey guys I am dragging my Lostmen down to the keys. This will be my first time so I'm thinking about getting a guide for a day and DIY the rest. Will be there May 4-11. Any do's or don'ts around that area? Primarily looking for bones and other fish willing to eat a fly! Thanks guys!
  13. Sold/Expired Classifieds
    Selling my 2002 Maverick HPX-V 17 w/ 2002 Mercury 90 2Str with only 550 hours on it. The boat sits on a 2002 Continental Trailer. Included in the sale is a like new Garmin Gpsmap, 21' Stiffy Hybrid, new in the package Tibor Pushpole Caddy, and a classic Maverick EvaCool cooler/jumpseat. New...
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