Florida Keys Sailfish – Fishing Report 4-17-2019

2019-04-17T22:33:14+00:00April 17th, 2019|Categories: Main Attraction, Offshore, Sailfish|Tags: , , , , , |

This past week has been very exciting if you’ve always wanted to catch a Sailfish. Starting last Friday, April 12th, the wind started blowing out of the East, anywhere from 10-20 mph. There has also been a light east current. With this condition change, our fleet immediately began to target Sailfish. Our Captains and Mates on […]

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 […]

Christmas Week Fishing Report – December 29, 2018

2018-12-29T20:39:35+00:00December 29th, 2018|Categories: Dolphinfish (Mahi Mahi), Florida Keys Fishing Charters, Main Attraction, Offshore, Reef, Sailfish|

The holiday season is one of the busiest times of the year for fishing in the Florida Keys. The Main Attraction Fleet fished 30+ charters in the past week, not including Christmas Day. The week started off with a slower bite but has been getting better and better. We had boats coming in yesterday with Blackfin […]

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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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/