Contact Us: 833-I-GO-FISH (446-3474)
Contact Us: 833-I-GO-FISH (446-3474)
Contact Us: 833-I-GO-FISH (446-3474)
Contact Us: 833-I-GO-FISH (446-3474)

Costa Morada Fishing Charters LLC.

Capt. Claude Tristram Islamorada, FL Incorporated Licensed Insured

Fishing offshore here in the beautiful Florida Keys is what we do.  We can spend a half day reef fishing for snapper and grouper or we can spend a full day Mahi Mahi, sailfish, tuna, and wahoo fishing.  This is your Boat if your looking for a wahoo or dolphin of a lifetime.

We know you’re looking for big thrills on the high seas! Islamorada is the Fishing Capital of the World, and Costa Morada is one of the best charters in the area! Family owned and operated, Captain Claude Tristram welcomes you aboard Costa Morada for a great family fishing excursion.

Your group of six are invited onboard for an incredible day of fishing. Whether you’re a local, or visiting with your family – fishing is an amazing group experience. We’ve had bachelor/bachelorette parties, family reunions, guys’ trips, and corporate trips; and we’re able to accommodate your group as well! For groups larger than 6 people, we can coordinate with other charters to get everyone out for a great day.

Costa Morada Fishing Charters has a clean and well-maintained vessel. Your group will fish aboard this awesome 39ft Key West custom built Sportfish. Captain Claude is an experienced and adventurous pilot, and the boat is fully equipped for your day at sea in Islamorada. There is a spacious cabin with seating in the fly bridge and a roomy cockpit. The inside cabin has two couches and a cooler for you to store your drinks (ice is provided). We recommend you bring your own food and drinks, along with sunscreen and appropriate fishing attire (hat, sunglasses, long-sleeve fishing shirts, etc.). The vessel also has a bathroom for your comfort.

Trips are reasonably priced starting at $800 for a four hour trip. The most popular trip is 3/4 day (6 hours) and that gives us plenty of time to hit a few places and make some great catches. Costa Morada Fishing Charters also offers a full day (8 hour) trip as well as some nightime fishing. We have an inshore Tarpon trip for only $500, or we can go deepsea fishing for some swords!

The fishing in Islamorada is without a doubt some of the best in the world. Every fish species swims by in the Gulf Stream just a few miles away. Depending on the season, we’re sure to have the fish you’re looking to catch! Anglers of all ages and skill level are welcome aboard! Costa Morada Fishing Charters looks forward to fishing with you… book today!

 

  Launch Location

83413 Overseas Highway, Islamorada

 (833) 446-3474

Trips start at $550

5 Trips

6-6 guests

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1985 40' Sport Fisherman

450 HP engine(s)

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Radar
  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch
  • No Illegal Substances

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TRIP DATE
NUMBER OF GUESTS

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private

EVENING REEF/SHARK TARPON

Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 4:00pm to 7:00pm (3 hours)

100% if customer cancels within 7 days, 50% if within 3 days

These trips we try to target shark, tarpon, Great Barracuda, Goliath Grouper and often mangrove snappers.  we typically fish close to home and stay within a mile.  We guarantee none of our passengers will get seasick on these trips.  Great for bucket list sharks and tarpon.   

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HALF DAY

Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 7:00am to 11:00am (4 hours)

100% if customer cancels within 7 days, 50% if within 3 days

Half days are usually productive as we stay somewhat close to home. We target large Snappers up to 25 lbs and often get to catch sailfish and king mackerel.  Here in the Florida keys we are fortunate enough to target offshore species in a short time.

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3/4 DAY

Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 7:00am to 1:00pm (6 hours)

100% if customer cancels within 7 days, 50% if within 3 days

On these 3/4 days we are able to provide a similar experience to a full day charter.  We target offshore species such as wahoo, tuna, Mahi Mahi, and sailfish.  often we start on the reef and work our way offshore.

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FULL DAY

Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 7:00am to 3:00pm (8 hours)

100% if customer cancels within 14 days, 50% if within 7 days

Full day of offshore fishing,  fresh bait caught with cast net first thing on the way out.  Then the adventure begins as we troll our way offshore to deeper water looking for Wahoo and Tuna first and then off to dophin. 

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NIGHTTIME SWORDFISHING

Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 5:00pm to 1:00am (8 hours)

100% if customer cancels within 7 days, 50% if within 3 days

We drift about 25 miles offshore and fish for swordfish that come up to the surface and feed high up in the water colums at night using mostly large squid for bait.  We are able to use 3 or more rods as oppose to daytime fishing for swordfish that makes using more than one rod almost impossible. 

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Latest Fishing Report

    Fish Species

    African Pompano
    Black Grouper
    Blackfin Tuna
    Blue Marlin
    Bonito
    Cobia
    Grouper
    Hogfish
    Lesser Amberjack
    Mahi Mahi
    Mangrove Snapper
    Mutton Snapper
    Permit
    Red Grouper
    Red Snapper
    Sharks
    Spanish Mackerel
    Swordfish
    Triggerfish
    Tripletail
    Tuna
    Wahoo
    Yellowfin Grouper
    Yellowfin Tuna
    Yellowtail

    Additional Details

    Safety Features

    • Life Jackets
    • Life Raft
    • Fire Extinguishers
    • First-Aid Equipment
    • CPR-Trained Crew
    • EPIRB
    • Flares
    • VHF Radio

    Navigation

    • GPS
    • Fishfinder
    • Radar

    Boat Features

    • Cooler
    • Multimedia System
    • All accessories for deep dropping and electric reel fishing.

    Facilities

    • Bed
    • Flybridge
    • Salon
    • Toilet
    • Wheelchair Accessible

    Boat Gear

    • First Mate
    • Casting Platform
    • Downriggers
    • Livewell
    • Outriggers
    • Snorkeling Equipment

    Fishing Techniques

    • Bottom Fishing
    • Deep Sea Fishing
    • Jigging
    • Kite Fishing
    • Light Tackle
    • Spinning
    • Trolling

    Fishing Policies

    • Children Welcome
    • Clients Keep Catch
    • No Illegal Substances

    Price Includes

    • Catch Cleaning & Filleting
    • Fishing License
    • Fresh or Live Bait
    • Lures
    • Rods, Reels & Terminal Tackle
    • Big fish

    Minimum Age

    • No age limit

    Fishing Location

    • Inshore
    • Nearshore
    • Offshore
    • Reef
    • Wreck

    About the Vessel

    Captain

    Capt. Claude Tristram

    Boat Type

    Sport Fisherman

    Boat Length

    40 ft

    Year Built

    1985

    Engine Manufacturer

    Detroit diesel

    Number of Engines

    2

    Engine Horsepower

    450 HP

    The Perfect Gift For the angler on your list!