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)

Reef Runner Charters

Fishing for Barracuda, Mangrove Snapper, Tuna
Capt. Paul Johnson Islamorada, FL Incorporated Licensed Insured

Trips start at $750

3 Trips

6-6 guests

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1981 40' Sport Fisherman

450 HP engine(s)

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

Reef Runners Charters is here to deliver you one of the best deep sea fishing charters in the Florida Keys! You will be guided to some of the best fishing in world by one of the most knowledgeable crews in Florida.

 

Captain Paul Johnson will be at the helm during the course of your Islamorada fishing charter. Spending most of his childhood on the reef fishing for Snapper, he developed a passion for the sport of fishing. Capt. Paul has over 30 years of experience running charters in the Florida Keys. He loves sharing his passion for fishing with others and cant get enough of watching his customers reeling in a huge catch. 

 

Your Florida Keys fishing trip with Capt. Paul will begin in Islamorada, and go on to cover the areas near Tavernier, Plantation Key, Key Largo, Lower Matecumbe Key, Layton, and many other beautiful locations in South Florida. 

 

Capt. Paul has a 40ft sport fisherman that is absolutely perfect for deep sea fishing in Islamorada. You will find all the latest safety and navigational equipment on board and a roomy interior with plenty of seating and a toilet. This boat comes with a fighting chair, outriggers, and a flybridge to better help locate and catch fish. 

 

Our 4, 6, and 8-hour trip options will know exactly where to go to see you reeling in many big game catches. You will be provided with all the fishing gear and bait needed for success and a fishing license is included at the start of the trip. We will use and teach you about many fishing techniques including bottom fishing, deep sea fishing, drift fishing, spinning, trolling, and light tackle fishing. 

 

Islamorada is home to a plethora of exciting species, and you can expect to see the likes of Snapper, Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, Marlins, Sailfish, and many more on any of your trips with us. 

 

Whichever species you decide to chase after, Reef Runners Charters and Captain Paul Johnson will do everything they can to see you pulling in the prize catch of your life. Book a trip with us today and see what Florida Keys fishing is all about!

Availability

TRIP DATE
NUMBER OF GUESTS

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HALF DAY TRIP

Includes 6 guests

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

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

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THREE QUARTER 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

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FULL DAY

Includes 6 guests

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

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

Full day

8hours

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Fish Species

Amberjack
Barracuda
Black Grouper
Blue Marlin
Bonito
Cobia
Grouper
Jack Crevalle
King Mackerel
Little Tunny (False Albacore)
Mahi Mahi
Mangrove Snapper
Mutton Snapper
Permit
Pompano
Red Grouper
Sailfish
Sharks
Spanish Mackerel
Triggerfish
Tripletail
Tuna
Wahoo
White Marlin
Yellowtail

Additional Details

Safety Features

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

Navigation

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder

Boat Features

  • Cooler

Facilities

  • Flybridge
  • Salon
  • Toilet
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Boat Gear

  • Fighting Chair
  • First Mate
  • Livewell
  • Outriggers

Fishing Techniques

  • Bottom Fishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing
  • Drift Fishing
  • Jigging
  • 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
  • Cooler
  • ice
  • water

Minimum Age

  • None

Fishing Location

  • Offshore
  • Reef
  • Wreck

About the Vessel

Captain

Capt. Paul Johnson

Boat Type

Sport Fisherman

Boat Length

40’

Year Built

1981

Engine Manufacturer

Cummins

Number of Engines

1

Engine Horsepower

450 HP