"Experience Florida tarpon fishing rated with the best in the world!" Saltwater Sportsman

We specialize in Florida Keys tarpon fishing at the Bahia Honda bridge offering 30 years of experience to anglers from South Florida and Miami to Key West. Enjoy top quality tarpon fishing from March to June. We fish the largest tarpon migration in the Florida Keys and provide one of the best guarantees in the business!

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Florida fishing's best kept secret!

Key West
and the Florida Keys tarpon fishing guaranteed!

Catch giant tarpon
80 to 200 LBS

See us on In-Fisherman TV this winter fighting big tarpon, huge sharks
and goliath grouper



Don't miss this fishing trip
Now booking prime time February to June 2017

You catch the tarpon.. we'll show you how!
We're so confident you'll catch a tarpon we guarantee it

Fish when the tarpon bite the best
Trips at dawn and dusk from $495 to $555 for up to 6 anglers
No wasted time catching bait and no long boat rides
Up front pricing with no gimmicks and no hidden charges

Mention keystarpon.com for the best tarpon trip prices

Who: John Herrick, Alex Regan and Donovan Frederick
30 years at the same location. U.S. Coast Guard licensed and insured professional captains. We are known as hard working and courteous. We specialize in tarpon fishing serving anglers in Key West and the Florida Keys. Our roomy charter boats are clean, safe and comfortable. There are no big waves or long boat rides and no one gets seasick.

What: The best giant tarpon fishing in Florida
Rod wrenching, high flying, line ripping monsters. Top quality half day
tarpon fishing trips offering you the best chance to catch the worlds most exciting game fish. Catch big tarpon from 80 to 200 lbs. If you have never been tarpon fishing you owe it to yourself to go. Tarpon are spectacular jumpers and powerful fighters. Landing one of these magnificent fish is both a challenge and a prized accomplishment.

When: February, March, April and May
Fish the Key's largest tarpon migration. Tarpon fishing in the Florida Keys is at a peak from March to June. We have exclusive docking rights just 5 minutes away from the largest tarpon migration in the Florida Keys. Thousands of big tarpon migrate here every spring. Our fishing charters offer you the best chance to catch some of the biggest tarpon in the Keys.

Where: Key West to Islamorada in the Florida Keys
We are easy to find. Located on Bahia Honda Key at mile marker 37 in Bahia Honda State Park just off highway #1. Our docks are just 40 minutes from Key West, 20 minutes from Marathon and 50 minutes from Islamorada. Serving anglers in the lower Florida Keys including Key West, Big Coppet Key, Sugarloaf Key, Kudjo Key, Summerland Key, Big Pine Key, Marathon, Duck Key and the middle Keys east to Islamorada. Just a 2 1/2 hour drive from Miami.

How much: $495 to $555 per half day trip
Great rates for top quality tarpon fishing. If you want the best quality and some tarpon insurance try our top of the line guaranteed tarpon trip at $555. If you're on a budget try our March tarpon trip for just $475. We also have great group, corporate and family rates and multi-trip discounts for our most popular 4 hour Bahia Honda bridge trip starting as low as $450 for up to 6 passengers. We don't charge you extra for additional anglers!

Why choose us: Quality, price, experience and service
Up front pricing and guarantee. Big stable boats, new equipment and experienced captains. No hidden charges, no taxes and no extra charge for additional anglers. We don't gouge you with seasonal rates. Everything you need is onboard when you arrive. You spend your time fishing. There's no long boat ride and no wasted time catching bait. We have fished this area professionally most of our adult lives. We strive to offer you quality at a fair price. Simply, if these weren't super trips we couldn't offer you such a good guarantee. Visit our main site www.tarpontrips.com and click on testimonials to read what others have to say about our service.

Our guarantee: One of the best in the business
Catch a tarpon or fish for free! These tarpon are big and they fight hard. We guarantee you'll catch a tarpon but be ready for a fight. If you don't hook and fight at least one tarpon per trip we won't just send you away, you get to fish again for free! We have fished these waters for over 30 years. We're so confident you'll catch a tarpon we'll give you a free trip if you don't! To top it off you can redeem your free trip at any time, even years later, or give your free trip to a friend!

"You can't loose you'll either catch a tarpon or get a free trip."

Hands on fishing, you hold the rod and you catch the fish!

Please note these are not cheap "no fish no pay" trips where the captain takes you to some trash fish just to get you hooked up. These are not phony trips where the captain guarantees you might just see some tarpon or maybe have a chance to cast to them. We are 100% confident in our ability to catch tarpon!
guarantee you will hook and fight a magnificent tarpon!
These spectacular jumping fish will absolutely knock your socks off. Our trips are top quality outfitted with the finest gear and live bait offering you the best chance to fight the worlds finest big game fish, GUARANTEED!

"These guys have the best tarpon fishing guarantee anywhere. It's a simple deal,
if you don't catch a tarpon they give you a free trip! We caught seven." Bob Cary outdoor writer

#1. Florida Keys tarpon trip guaranteed! April to June

Our best guaranteed Bahia Honda tarpon trip $555

Our finest tarpon trip. We give you lots of live bait and extra time for your best chance to catch a big tarpon. In the unlikely event you don't hook a tarpon we don't just send you away, we take you fishing again for free! New gear, great boat, up to 6 anglers. Guaranteed tarpon trips start April 15 through June departing at 5 AM or 5 PM.

#2. Key West tarpon fishing special. March to June

Our most popular 4 hour Bahia Honda bridge tarpon trip $495
Lots of fun and a favorite with our return customers. Vacation during the day and fish for tarpon in the morning and evening.
Live bait, new gear, great boat, up to 6 anglers. Trips depart at 5 AM and 5 PM not guaranteed.

#3. Bahia Honda Bridge mixed bag trip March to June

Lots of action at the Bahia Honda Bridge $515
Years of tarpon fishing have taught us how and when to fish the bridge. We back this trip up with a lifetime of experience, our best 26 foot boat and plenty of fresh bait. Catch giant tarpon, huge sharks, really big goliath grouper, permit, snook, snapper, gag grouper, barracuda and jacks.
This trip featured on In-Fisherman TV! See the show this winter!

Roomy boats, 4 hours. Trips depart at 5 AM, 11 AM or 5 PM.

Rates are per trip for 1 to 6 passengers maximun.
Extra time $115 per hour.

#4. Florida Keys back country Skiff Trip February to April

Full day of remote back country fishing!
6 hour back country day trip! $585
4 hour Bahia Honda bridge trip! $425 for 2 anglers or $450
for 3
Unique mixed bag fishing trips through the remote back country islands of the beautiful Florida Keys. Enjoy sight casting the sheltered flats and channels for tarpon, bonefish, permit, cobia, barracuda, snapper, grouper, and sharks. Fish tackle from 6 LB to 20 LB class. A great family trip, inshore fishing and calm waters.

Roomy 24 foot long by 8 foot wide Carolina skiff. 1 to 3 anglers, light tackle, live bait, drift, troll and sight cast. Trips can be arranged to depart at your convenience. Additional fuel charges may apply.

Docked at beautiful Bahia Honda State Park at mile marker 37.

Our trips include:
Free Florida fishing licenses for everyone onboard
Coolers and ice, lots of live bait and fuel
Roomy and safe boats with top notch tackle and equipment
Coast Guard licensed and insured captains

Close to Key west and Marathon, easy to get to from Islamorada

"The best tarpon fishing in the Florida Keys" Outdoor Life

"Tarpon fishing in the United States is a down right bargain compared to other fishing destinations." Travel Magazine

Day time tarpon fishing at the Bahia Honda Bridge

Bahia Honda Bridge Skiff Trips
Fish the best tide of the day on our big 24 foot Carolina skiff. She's custom made for tarpon fishing.
2 People $425 3 people $450

Multi-trip discounts
book 3 or more trips and save $10 per trip!

Special offer February and March bridge trips
Save $25! A great way to sample our fishing

Corporate and group deals
Exciting catch and release tarpon trips

Gather your fishing buddies, family, best customers or employees and try our fast action tarpon trips! You can attend meetings or vacation during the day and fish for tarpon in the morning or evening. Add a little excitement to that business meeting or vacation and enjoy great tarpon fishing with your friends. Our captains take care of the details while everyone has a good time catching tarpon!

These packages include our most popular 4 hour Bahia Honda bridge tarpon trip, top notch tackle and plenty of live bait.

6 trip tarpon package $2820. Save $25 per trip!
Up to 36 anglers, no hidden charges

5 trip tarpon package $2375. Save $20 per trip!
Up to 30 anglers, no hidden charges

4 trip tarpon package $1920. Save $15 per trip!
up to 24 anglers, no hidden charges

Capacity based on 6 anglers per boat with 3 boats to serve you.

TarponTrips top quality tarpon fishing equipment

Top quality equipment

Be sure to mention KeysTarpon for your best deals





fishing charters

Florida Keys fishing for sharks
Shark hunts
$515 for a half day

Your group or family
$79 each for 6

4 hour tarpon/mixed bag
Lots of fun!
Roomy boats!
Top quality!

We have the best prices for large groups and corporate deals
As low as $75 each!

TV Special offer
save $25 per trip on March bridge fishing
$470 half day
1 to 6 anglers

Goliath grouper

Try our exciting
Catch and release tarpon fishing trips
at beautiful Bahia Honda State Park

Top quality
Professional guides
Great boats
New equipment
30 years experience

Florida Keys custom tarpon fishing boat

Big roomy boats

"Tarpon fishing here is better than Boca Grand with no crowds!" Al Hinds

"Forget the noise and over fished waters of Key West" Tony Corelli

It's just a short drive to the best tarpon fishing in the Keys.

See the Keys the way Key West used to be.

"We have fished all over Florida. For numbers of big tarpon this has been our best trip."
Howard Walden

No crowds
Beautiful islands
Quality at a fair price
New equipment
Exciting and fun
Safe and comfortable
Licensed & insured

What to pack
Sunglasses, sun block, chap stick, brimmed hat, long sleeve shirt, light jacket or sweatshirt, non skid shoes with souls that won't mark our decks and your food and drinks.

One of the largest tarpon migrations in Florida

Don't miss the action February to June

Florida Keys fishing for Permit Back country skiff trip
$695 for a full day

Light tackle sight casting


$525 if you book early

"Tarpon fishing rated with the best in the world. "
Saltwater Sportsman

Dependable service
Quality equipment
30 years of experience


Corporate trips, group discounts, family rates
Multi-trip discounts
Specializing in catch and release tarpon trips

Book 2017 prime time
for only $425 per trip
February 15 to April 15

Mention KeysTarpon and save on our Bahia Honda bridge tarpon trip. Fish prime day time hours aboard our big 24 foot center console Carolina Skiff. She's very stable and roomy with over 120 square feet of fishing cockpit. This boat is custom made for live bait tarpon and backcountry fishing.

Families of 4 with childern welcome!

Florida keys fishing for Snook
Snook at the bridge

"I'll tell all my friends about Bahia Honda bridge and hope to get back to see you again for the best tarpon fishing in the world. Thanks for a great time."
LTC Robert T McLaughlin

"The worlds premier
inshore game fish."

Florida Sportsman

"In the Florida Keys, where I live, tarpon fishermen from around the world drop whatever they're doing in May and June to travel here for some of the most spectacular fishing to be found anywhere."
John Brownlee
Saltwater sportsman

"The Florida Keys is the best place in the world to sight-fish to large tarpon in clear shallow water."
Fly Fisherman



Now booking 2017 prime time
Limited to just 100 guaranteed trips per season

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KeysTarpon Reservations
Captain John Herrick
30149 Poinciana road
Big Pine Key, FL 33043

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