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Island Lure Charters is all about fishing and fun. Fishing the reef and wrecks to offshore and bay we catch snapper, grouper, mackerel, mahi, tuna, and much more. The Island Lure is a clean and comfortable boat that is owned and operated by Capt TJ...more
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11833 Overseas Hwy, Capt Hooks Marina, Marathon, FL 33050-3040
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+1 305-393-9383
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was my 1st time salt water fishing and I had no idea what fun I was about to have. I began with morning fishing in the Gulf with the overall objective being to catch snappers. We proceeded to catch a variety of fish mainly...More

Thank Daniel H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Captain TJ is amazing. This was our second trip with him and he was just as good the second time around. Our first trip was shark fishing and this trip was wreck and reef fishing. We caught a bunch of snappers and a black Grouper....More

Thank Carrie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Once again TJ put us on the fish, we had 2 successful days fishing with Island Lure. There are several charter services in the keys, some good and some not so good. I have been fishing with TJ for several years now and have never...More

Thank Teambill
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

It was an excellent trip with Captain TJ. He was very helpful and we catched many fish so it was a great experience!

Thank AndrasP28
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Wanted to take my son on a last minute trip before his senior year in HS. Captain TJ was awesome. Conditions were not promising, and Captain TJ even asked if we wished to back out due to weather. We got on the hook for a...More

Thank Manny M
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Our first ever fishing experience so did research on tripadvisor. Sent a few emails out and only Captain TJ responded promptly. He was really helpful in planning the excursion before we arrived. We made contact by phone he day before our fishing trip and met...More

Thank Southendwesthamfan
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Our family has come to the Keys several times with our kids and we decided to hire a fishing guide since we really don’t know that much about fishing. Read the reviews and decided to hire Cpt. TJ for the morning. We were not disappointed....More

Thank Mike U
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I took our kids ages 14, 14 and 8 fishing with Island Lure. TJ was an excellent and patient captain. Put us on lots of fish (yellow tail, rainbow runners, mutton snapper and even a barracuda that we landed for defensive measures)....More

Thank Cruiser660365
Reviewed 29 July 2018

I think this young angler has fished with TJ since he was 5 years old. Nice catch of yellowtail and one mutton snapper. As always a very professional day on the water.

Thank freetimeorlando
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Took my 16 year old daughter out on a 1/2 day trip while visiting Marathon. TJ was very attentive and took the time to show us how to do everything. The 4 hour trip was over before we knew it since we stayed on the...More

Thank Chad S
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