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5130 US Highway 1, Hurricane Hole Marina, Key West, FL 33040-4324
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A serious tarpon experience

We came down to Key West with our little kids, so our trip wasn't planned around fishing but I knew... read more

Reviewed April 8, 2018
Cam P
We only fish with Capt. Dave

We have had two charters with Capt Dave and can't wait to return this summer. He goes out of his... read more

Reviewed March 30, 2018
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We offer light tackle, reef, wreck, offshore, shark, tarpon, and family fun fishing trips. Our vessel is a Conch 27 center console with a head. From a beginner to an advanced angler we have what it takes!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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5130 US Highway 1, Hurricane Hole Marina, Key West, FL 33040-4324
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

We came down to Key West with our little kids, so our trip wasn't planned around fishing but I knew that tarpon season had just opened and I didn't want to miss a great opportunity. Our hotel hooked us up with Captain Dave Irwin, and...More

Thank Cam P
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Dave I, Owner at DNA Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you Cam for the great review! Hope to do it again soon. Capt. Dave Irwin

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Reviewed 30 March 2018

We have had two charters with Capt Dave and can't wait to return this summer. He goes out of his way to give you a great experience - we love fishing the backcountry with him. He is especially terrific with kids and like the other...More

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Dave I, Owner at DNA Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you for the great review! Looking forward to next time. Capt. Dave Irwin

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Reviewed 14 March 2017

I am a life long fisherman and have fished both fresh and salt water for over 40 years. I have fished all over the east coast and have finally figured two things out to be undeniable truths. #1) Fishing in Key West is WORLD CLASS...More

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CaptDaveIrwin, Owner at DNA Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2017

Thank you Brian for the chance to put you on that bucket list fish. Even though we didn't get that sailfish, we still had a great day on the water landing the biggest Amberjack I have ever landed with a client to date. Thank you...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2016

We have been out with Captain Dave about a dozen times now over the years. Our trips have been everything from offshore to back country to island hopping with the boys, wife, and just kids. By far, Dave is a guide role model in the...More

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CaptDaveIrwin, Owner at DNA Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2017

Thanks Ziggy for the great review. I can't wait to do it again!

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Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

This was our second charter with Captain Dave and it will not be our last. He was so accommodating and made our trips memorable. We found him to be very knowledgable about the Keys and the best spots to fish. He worked so hard to...More

Thank Kristi M
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CaptDaveIrwin, Owner at DNA Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2016

Thank you for the kind words and a great review! Can't wait until our next adventure. Thank you again, Capt. Dave Irwin

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Reviewed 22 August 2016

We booked a last minute trip to Key West for our family before the kids head back to school. When I got there I started checking around for fishing trips. Capt. Dave called me back and we booked for a Wednesday morning trip. While we...More

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CaptDaveIrwin, Owner at DNA Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2016

Thank you for the great review. Capt. Dave Irwin

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Reviewed 19 July 2016

We went with Captain Dave and man we caught some fish!! He was friendly and knew where to take us for the type of fishing we wanted to do. He was honest about where the fishing was good and where it wasn't. Captain Dave knew...More

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CaptDaveIrwin, Owner at DNA Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2016

Thank you for the great review. Capt. Dave Irwin

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Reviewed 29 March 2016

I have done a lot of fishing trips but none better than my experience with Capt Dave Irwin. He is a GREAT guide! Cant Irwin will put you on a variety of Florida Keys fish to provide the absolute best experience fishing you could have...More

Thank Den M
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CaptDaveIrwin, Owner at DNA Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2016

Thank you for the great reviews! Looking forward to doing it again. Capt. Dave Irwin

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