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Linda D Sportfishing

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Address: 1801 N Roosevelt Blvd, Key West Charter Boat Row Dock 19 & 20, Key West, FL 33040-3675
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+1 305-304-8102
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Sun - Sat 06:30 - 22:00
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79 years of family fishing history for the WICKERS , Capt. Billy Wickers...

79 years of family fishing history for the WICKERS , Capt. Billy Wickers III followed in his grandfather's and father's footsteps. Now Billy is a 4th generation captain. Captain Billy grew up working in the family charter business, working as a mate for his dad, and got his captain's license at the young age of 18 in 1990. He captained his dad's boats, Linda D III and IV, and was able to buy his own boat the Linda D V in 2003 which he owns and operates. Captain Billy has been recognized for his fishing abilities by winning numerous awards since 1990 to present , including the prestigious Key West Fishing Tournament's Outstanding Guide Award, most releases in general division, and also most Sailfish and Marlin releases, which he has won for 5 consecutive years. He s been recognize as captain of the moth by Gray taxidermy..Also Linda D IV & V have been Awarded for the 2012 BEST OF KEY WEST AWARDS IN THE CHARTER BOATS Category by the Key West Award Promgram Committee.

Capt. Billy Wickers III will definitely make your fishing trip a memorable event for you and your family.

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Fantastic ocean fishing experience! Captain Billy made us aware of what fish are in season so I knew before booking our trip what we hopefully could catch. First Mate, Adam was... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Fantastic ocean fishing experience! Captain Billy made us aware of what fish are in season so I knew before booking our trip what we hopefully could catch. First Mate, Adam was amazing to watch in preparation and during our fishing adventure. Both guys expect and want you to catch fish. They are very knowledgeable on all procedures in order to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We enjoyed an eight hour day of fishing in Key West! Captain Billy and first mate Ryan were very helpful and made a great day of fishing for us! If you're looking for a great charter out of Key West, then Linda D. Is the way to go!!

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went out with Captain Billy and first mate Ryan. We had a great time caught plenty of fish and are mounting a couple of them. First mate Ryan was very helpful and did a great job. Thanks guys!!!!

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great day! We caught alot of fish and Capt. Wickers knew where to go so we could bring them in. Adam is a great deck hand. Would definitely recommend and go out on this charter again. We caught Amberjack, King mackerel, bonita tuna and others..

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Atlanta, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

Awesome day of fishing, Capt. Billy put us on the fish and First Mate Adam helped us bring them in. Great crew made us feel like old friends.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We booked with Captain Billy from our cruise ship on the internet. We had a great 1/2 Day of fishing. We kept 4 one is being taxidermied and we took our fresh cleaned fish to a local restaurant for a delicious lunch. The caption is friendly and knowledgeable. The first mate Ryan was superior. He kept the rods working and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Had a great time, Captain Bill and hard working first mate Ryan kept us on fish nearly all day. Fulfilled my father in Laws life long bucket list item with a 7' trophy Sailfish. A great time with family,

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Tallahassee, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Our family came down to Key West and decided to take a charter boat trip out. Kinda last minute too. The captain, Billy, was amazing! I was a newbie, and can be a bit of a worrier, but he knew exactly what he was doing and I didn't worry about a single thing. I felt completely confident in his care.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

I was planning a trip to the Keys to go Deep Sea fishing with my 13 year old grandson and even though I had fished out of Islamorada many times I wanted to try somewhere different. I was talking about this by chance with a friend of mine when he suggested I call Billy Wickers in Key West. My friend... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Thank you so much Linda V Charters! We will be back next year. This is the fishing charter to book- local team- local hot spots- great experience with expert knowledge!

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