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April 24, 2009

5 Can't-Miss Blackfin Tips

Gulf of Mexico shrimp boats provide hot blackfin tunaaction each spring.

Trip Planner


What: Blackfin tuna

Where: Key West, Florida, although these techniques can be applied just about anywhere that shrimp boats operate and have bycatch available.

When: Spring; May is best.

Who: Fishing the shrimp boats is totally doable in your own boat. If you want to have at it on your own, here's a list of local marinas that will get you on your way. If you'd prefer to book a professional charter, take your pick from the list below of Key West captains.


A&B Marina
305-294-2535
www.aandbmarina.com

City Marina at Garrison Bight; public boat rampwith trailer storage.
305-809-3981

Hurricane Hole Marina
305-294-8025
www.hurricaneholekeywest.com

Oceanside Marina
305-294-4676

Capt. Robert "RT" Trosset
305-797-5693

Capt. Ryan Muntin
305-766-5655

Capt. Rob Nevius
305-797-4267

Capt. Greg Sherertz
305-797-5601