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Why we use live bait in the Florida Keys

2018-12-15T17:37:19+00:00December 15th, 2018|Categories: Billfish, Offshore, Sailfish|Tags: |

From October through May, the Main Attraction Fishing Charter Team meets daily at the dock at 5:30 am to go on “bait runs”. Hours before their day officially begins, our crew is out on the water looking and throwing their cast nets to catch fresh live bait. With four charter boats in service, it is a […]

2019 Sailfish Season Approaches

2018-12-08T17:59:41+00:00December 8th, 2018|Categories: Billfish, Main Attraction I, Offshore, Sailfish|

As “winter” approaches in the Florida Keys, many enthusiastic anglers know Sailfish season is upon us. After a record-smashing Sailfish season last year, the Main Attraction Charter Fishing Team is excited to see what this year brings. The majority of Sailfish tournaments in the Florida Keys are held between November and April, the typical windy months.

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Florida Keys Mahi fishing in November!

2018-11-30T15:30:06+00:00November 30th, 2018|Categories: Dolphinfish (Mahi Mahi), Main Attraction I, Offshore|

Every year, many Floridians travel to the Florida Keys to fill their freezer with Dolphinfish (a.k.a. Mahi Mahi) filets. Because of this, we often get asked what are the best months to catch large quantities of Dolphinfish. As a fishing charter fleet, that fishes 300+ days a year, we typically advise our customers that April through […]

Main Attraction’s Captain Marty Lewis – October 2018 Sport-fishing article

2018-11-20T15:46:53+00:00November 20th, 2018|Categories: Dolphinfish (Mahi Mahi), Main Attraction I|

Summer of 2018 was a great Mahi season and here we are still catching them in November! Captain Marty Lewis Owner of Main Attraction and Captain of the Main Attraction Flagship vessel was recently interviewed and mentioned in SportFishing Magazines October 2018 edition in an article Entitled Neon Demons “Secret Mahi Strategies of Four Florida Keys […]

Main Attraction Catches a Record 61 Sailfish in one day!

2018-11-13T20:26:25+00:00June 10th, 2018|Categories: Main Attraction I, Sailfish|

Captain Marty Lewis and Mate Digger Rodamer had an epic Memorial Day last month catching a record-breaking 61 sailfish in one day! In a 5 day period they managed to catch and release 145 Sailfish. Florida Sportsman Magazine featured them in their June edition and Marlin Magazine published an article as well.

http://www.floridasportsman.com/2018/05/25/epic-catches-store-memorial-day/

Pompano & Permit

2017-02-27T19:35:38+00:00March 27th, 2015|Categories: Offshore|Tags: , , , , , |

Recently we have been catching some beautiful African Pompano and now Permit as well. These beautiful fish will be around for roughly 2 months. Can you tell the difference between a Florida Pompano, African Pompano, Permit and Palometa? While visually similar there are some distinct differences. View the table below to see the difference and […]

2015 Sailfish season is here!

2018-12-01T18:19:35+00:00February 16th, 2015|Categories: Billfish, Offshore|Tags: |

Sailfish season has begun and our customers are having a blast catching them. The gulf stream is as close as 7 miles offshore some days giving us access to Sailfish only a short ride offshore. Book your offshore experience with the Main Attraction Fishing team by clicking here.