If you’re new to sport fishing and never been on a fishing charter before, there are a couple of things that you need to know before the boat starts to take off to what could be one of the greatest experience of your life.
Here’s a list we’ve created specially for sport fishing newbies! Check it out!
1. Fun Fun Fun!
There is no way you can have a bad time on your fishing experience with Fantastic II Charters. A sport fishing trip is exciting and relaxing at the same time. You, your buddies, the best anglers in Key Largo, and fish, lots of fish, what’s not to like!? So on your first deep sea fishing experience you should expect to have lots of fun!
2. Fish are unpredictable
This is one of the main differences of deep sea fishing vs. freshwater fishing; fishing in the ocean is a lot more exciting as there is more variety of fish and you really never know what might be at the end of the line!
3. Listen to the Captain’s instructions
Make sure you pay close attention to what Captain Justin Hopper is saying. He will give you important information related to safety, as well as a quick fishing class to learn how to use the gear, and inform you about the expected weather conditions, so don’t miss out on any of the details, we want you to catch a lot of fish and have fun!
4. On the fishing ground…
Once you get to the fishing spot, remain calm and look for an empty space on the rail and wait for Captain Justin’s green light to drop lines.
5. Enjoy the time on the water
There is one skill every angler develops overtime: patience. When in the water you need to learn to be patient, we are the only sportfishing charter company in Key Largo who guarantees fish, so you can rest assure you’ll get home with fish to eat and share, but having patience is key!
At Fantastic II Charters, we have more than 30 years of experience fishing in the Florida Keys, and can provide amazing sport fishing experiences for everyone. Give us a call to book your trip!