Billfish Camp February 2020 Fishing Report

2020-02-12T19:01:25+00:00February 12th, 2020|Categories: Billfish, Florida Keys Fishing Charters, Main Attraction, Main One, Offshore, Sailfish, Swordfish|Tags: , , |

On February 7th and 8th, 2020, Main Attraction hosted their first 2-day Billfish Camp. We had six participants, some local and some traveled as far from North Carolina and Tennessee to join our camp. The forecast for Friday, February 7th was less than appealing, as a large front was making its way through Florida. Captain Marty […]

Islamorada Sailfish Tournament 2020 – Fish For Holly

2020-01-22T19:56:43+00:00January 10th, 2020|Categories: Billfish, Florida Keys Fishing Charters, Sailfish, Videos|Tags: , , , , |

Last Saturday, Main Attraction was entered into the 2nd Annual Fish for Holly Sailfish Tournament, based out of Islamorada. The crew consisted of Captain Marty Lewis at the helm of Main One, with the help of Captain Shelby and first mate Digger Rodamer working the pit. We had four registered anglers, an all-female team, consisting of […]

Two-Day Florida Keys Fishing Charter Camp

2020-01-06T18:51:24+00:00January 6th, 2020|Categories: Billfish, Florida Keys Fishing Charters, Main Attraction, Main One, Offshore, Swordfish|Tags: , , , |

Main Attraction is happy to announce our new Fishing Camp program! Scheduled for February 7th and 8th, 2020 is our Two-Day Billfish Camp. This program is for clients that want to learn first-hand about the techniques we utilize for catching Sailfish and Swordfish. Get as involved as you would like to be! Want to learn how […]

Florida Keys Fishing Report – January 2, 2020

2020-01-02T18:48:17+00:00January 2nd, 2020|Categories: Billfish, Blackfin Tuna, Dolphinfish (Mahi Mahi), Florida Keys Fishing Charters, Grouper, Inshore, Mackerel, Offshore, Wahoo|Tags: , , , , |

It has been a very busy week for us at Main Attraction. Our boats have been running double charters to accommodate everyone during one of the busiest times of the year. We had a huge weather front blow through on December 18th starting in the afternoon and lasting until Sunday evening December 22nd. We tried our […]

Florida Keys Fishing Conditions Guide

2019-07-01T22:30:11+00:00July 1st, 2019|Categories: Billfish, Blackfin Tuna, Dolphinfish (Mahi Mahi), Florida Keys Fishing Charters, Offshore, Tarpon|Tags: |

When clients call or email to book a charter, they convey what type of fish they prefer to catch, whether its going offshore in search of Mahi, deep dropping for Swordfish or staying on the reef to catch Snapper etc. The million dollar question often is, can you guarantee we will catch fish? Main Attraction DOES […]

Repeat Client Swordfish Charter – Florida Keys

2019-06-03T23:59:22+00:00June 3rd, 2019|Categories: Billfish, Blackfin Tuna, Bottomfishing, Dolphinfish (Mahi Mahi), Florida Keys Fishing Charters, Main Attraction, Main Attraction I, Offshore, Sailfish, Videos|Tags: , , , |

Main Attraction has been operating in the Florida Keys since 1992. Over the years, we have had the pleasure to meet and fish some pretty amazing individuals and families. Recently, we had one of our repeat clients, Jay Williams, organized a three day fishing adventure with his buddies, Joe, Joey, Geoffrey, Daniel, and Elzie. […]

Florida Keys Daytime Swordfish Charters

2019-05-23T18:04:26+00:00May 23rd, 2019|Categories: Billfish, Bottomfishing, Florida Keys Fishing Charters, Main Attraction, Offshore|Tags: , , |

Swordfish are part of the billfish family and commonly known as “broadbills”. They have long flat bills that they used to slash at prey in order to injure it for an easier catch. Swordfish have soft mouths since they lose all their teeth and scales by adulthood. Swordfish tend to spend most of their day near […]

The “Secret” to Winning Florida Keys Sailfish Tournaments

2019-01-29T23:41:44+00:00January 29th, 2019|Categories: Billfish, Main Attraction I, Offshore, Sailfish|Tags: |

Sailfish Tournaments are held in the Florida Keys between November and April when Sailfish are most plentiful. While the Main Attraction promotes a sense of comradery and teamwork among its crew there is a friendly competition that exists between boats for the best catches on a daily basis. This passion for putting together great catches and […]

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.

The […]