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Captain John Johansen Fishing Charters

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New boat, new adventures.

Captain John Johansen launched his new boat this year and has rewritten what I thought were the... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
Stephen C
Amesbury, Massachusetts
Fish with the best!!

Capt John will put you on fish!! He is very concerned with your comfort and teaches you about the... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
Remer, MN
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Islamorada, FL 33036
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Reviewed 8 July 2018

Captain John Johansen launched his new boat this year and has rewritten what I thought were the greatest fishing experiences i would ever have. We fished hard for three days and by the end of this trip, I was exhausted - Things like, three African...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Capt John will put you on fish!! He is very concerned with your comfort and teaches you about the different fish, the surrounding environment and even the best local places to visit for the best food. He will suggest fun places to see and do...More

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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Captain John took my husband, son (he is 10) and I on a full day trip to the Everglades. It is a long run to get there (about an hour) but it was well worth it. My son and I each caught a good sized...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2017

I've been fresh water fishing for decades. I learned as much in a day about salt water fishing as I have over years on my own about fresh water fishing. He not only took us right out to where the fish were, but explained about...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2016

Great day from start to finish. Capt Johnny put us on the fish and let us get our hands dirty. 100% fishing. Would definitely book Johnny again! Nothing like seeing tarpon dance across the water.

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Reviewed 20 April 2016

Needed a quick trip to clear my head. Called Captain John on short notice and he was able to squeeze us in for a quick April weekend Tarpon trip. Everytime I think I have seen it all, Capt. John steps up and surprises me. We...More

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Captain John took my husband and i on the fishing trip of a life time. Our hotel was in Islamorada, we left from Bud and Mary's and went to the backcountry. We asked to catch tarpon and he delivered. He was knowledgable and patient. Enjoyed...More

Thank Terrie D
Reviewed 20 January 2016

We have been coming to Islamorada for the last couple years and always make a point to go on a fishing trip with John. He is incredibly knowledgable, very helpful, and is a pleasure to spend time with. He caters to everyone, old (including my...More

1  Thank Luke G
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

We stayed at Bud and Mary's and took a backcountry trip with John. He was super accommodating and patient (for every time I cast and hung up in the mangroves). A great coach, and just as friendly and relaxed as could be. All the gear...More

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Reviewed 27 December 2015

Captain John Johansen - Not just a great guide but a great friend - for the past six years Captain John has guided my sons and I on so may adventures - not just catching an amazing variety of species, but showing us what the...More

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