Captain Jim Bourbon

Tarpon Fishing in the Florida Keys

Captain Jim Bourbon
Tarpon Fishing in the Florida Keys

Fight a Tarpon - Guaranteed

Captain Jim providing assistance as a hooked tarpon leaps almost fully
        out of the water.

We have built our business on repeat customers, and we've done this by ensuring a great tarpon fishing experience.

We guarantee that if you don't hook up and fight the Silver King (these boys are tough to catch) we will take you again for free.

We stand behind our word. You can take your free trip at any time, or give it away to a friend.

We want to make your tarpon trip the most memorable fishing trip of your life,
and we hope you don't mind if we have as much fun as you do.

Trip Info

$495 for half day with up to 6 anglers, discounts are available.

Why fish with us?

Tarpon jumping as an angler fights it near the boat.

Number one: success. We catch fish through experience, skill, and hard work.

Number two: fun. We want to make your tarpon trip the most memorable fishing trip of your life, and we hope you don’t mind if we have as much fun as you do.

Our Guarantee

We ensure that you have a great tarpon fishing experience. We guarantee that if you don’t hook up and fight the Silver King (these boys are tough to catch) we will take you again for free. We stand behind our word. You can take your free trip at any time, or give it away to a friend.

Rates & Details

$495 for a half day with up to 6 anglers, discounts are available.

Trips last between 4 to 4 1/2 hours, and since we fish minutes from the dock you truly get 4 to 4 1/2 hours of exciting fishing.

Our $495 includes fishing license, bait, tackle, and of course our guarantee. All you need to bring are drinks, snacks, and enthusiasm.

Our trips include:

Comfortable Boat
26 foot Rabalo with a 10 foot beam
Live Bait
Plenty of mullet, pinfish and crabs
Light Tackle
20 pound class spinning and conventional tackle
Easy-to-find Location
At mile marker 37 in Bahia Honda State Park
Discounts for early booking or multiple trips.

Location

We are located at the docks of Bahia Honda State Park, mile marker 37. Just 40 minutes from Key West, 20 minutes from Marathon, and 2 1/2 hours from Miami. There are easy flights into Key West or Miami, and a variety of hotels and motels for your comfort. You can’t go wrong in the fabulous Florida Keys.

What to Bring

Food, drinks and sunscreen.

About Us

With 30 years experience at the same location, Captain Jim Bourbon, and Captain Alex Reagan love tarpon fishing at Bahia Honda, one of the greatest tarpon fishing spots in the whole state of Florida. They know the area, and they know how to make it produce. They are known for their courteous and professional attitude. Fish with them once and you’ll want to fish with them again.

We have some of the best tarpon fishing you can find anywhere, and will do everything possible to make your fishing experience with us the best and most exciting you have had.

Email: captjimbourbon@gmail.com

Captain's Trip Information

The price of a 4 to 4 1/2 hour trip is $495. This includes all bait, tackle and fishing licenses. All you have to bring is food and drinks. We guarantee that you will get to fight a Tarpon or we will take you fishing again for free (this rarely happens). All our trips are run by me or Captain Alex. We are confident in guaranteeing you one of the best fishing experiences you have ever had.

Contact Us

Drop us a line you have any questions or would like to book a trip.

You can reach me by phone at 352-637-0990.

You can also email me at captjimbourbon@gmail.com, or simply use the form below.

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