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 […]
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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 Dolphin-fish season is upon us and we have already begun catching them in March. Not only are we finding beautiful Dolphin early in the year but if last year is any indication of what we have to look forward to its going to be a fantastic year! Book your trip now as all of our […]
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.