A specialty in the Too Lethal Fishing Charters, tarpon fishing is one of best types of fishing that Key West has to offer. This is done by a few different techniques, but one of the best and most effective ways of catching tarpon is by using shrimp boat by-catch or chum as we like to call it. This is also a favorite among many tourists because this allows them to catch plenty of tarpon as well other species of fish. Most of the time, you will even see schools of tarpon just rolling right past the boat in clear waters of the Key West harbor, which is always a beautiful and exciting site to see. When out tarpon fishing, it is better to do it using a light tackle boat, especially in the months of March through June when large numbers of tarpon gather in the Key West Harbor.
Key West Harbor is just minutes away from where Too Lethal fishing boat is docked – it is probably the best Tarpon anywhere in the world! These silver kings migrate right down the main ship channel in Key West harbor. Key West harbor is like an off-ramp on there migratory path. Tarpon fishing defies anything you know about fishing. You don’t feel the bite, and you don’t jerk the rod to set the hook. Don’t worry, Captain Scott will be on hand to teach you everything you need to know. An added bonus of this trip is you get a mixed bag of fish – snapper, grouper, shark, cobia and permit. So you get the thrill of catching 60lb-200lb tarpon, and you get some fresh fish for dinner. This trip is ideal for those looking for a half-day of fishing, as it is less than a ten minute boat ride to the best tarpon fishing in the world. It is always calm, as we are fishing in channels or on the edge of flats. Key West tarpon fishing is the best bang for your buck.