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Florida Keys Reel Adventures

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Address: 11833 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-3040
Phone Number: +1 305-481-0589
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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I am Capt. Kevin Johnsen owner/operator of FKRA. I am a 30 plus year...

I am Capt. Kevin Johnsen owner/operator of FKRA. I am a 30 plus year Middle Keys resident and have a great understanding of the desires and needs of my customers. My business caters to nearly everybody by building custom trips for all interests and skill levels. My goal is to provide a rewarding and successful day on the water and to ensure priceless memories within a safe and comfortable environment. I build lasting relationships and earn repeat customers with my unique style and easy going personality. The ocean is the reason we live here and I offer you affordable access to our waters from my custom 25' center console catamaran. My boat is a stable platform that outperforms all boats in its class, providing a quiet superior ride with the twin hull design and custom set up. I specialize in family fishing, reef fishing, deep wreck fishing, offshore trolling, lobstering, ,snorkeling and spearfishing. Additionally, I offer many other types of fishing and specialty trips, so please visit my website for more detailed information. See exactly what my customers are doing on their vacations. I hope to see you on the water soon and be the captain of your next ocean adventure!!

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My Favorite Part of my Vacation!

My friends and I would highly recommend Florida Keys Reel Adventures - Captain Kevin was amazing! We caught at least 15 fish and Kevin was a great teacher for those of us that... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Lindsey W
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Baltimore, Maryland
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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friends and I would highly recommend Florida Keys Reel Adventures - Captain Kevin was amazing! We caught at least 15 fish and Kevin was a great teacher for those of us that had limited fishing experience. After fishing, we snorkeled in three different locations where we saw nurse sharks and even a giant sea turtle (my favorite part)!! This... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went on my first reef fishing trip with Captain Kevin. Captain Kevin is Awesome! I have never fished on the ocean. Kevin was patient, gave simplistic instructions and I was catching fish within minutes. Could not have asked for a better day. Book with Captain Kevin today!

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Thank Treena M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We recently went on a trip with Captain Kevin and it was the best EVER!!!! He had on the fish immediately and was very attentive to our every need. We will definitely look him up again on our next trip. Of you're looking for the best.... search no more!

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Thank Tanya Y
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Don't waste your time looking elsewhere...Go REEL ADVENTURES all the way! My husband and I took my father and two boys (12 & 13) out on our first chartered fishing trip with Captain Kevin. Unfortunately, everyone had been telling us to just skip the charter as the fishing conditions as of late had been just terrible, but at the last... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Last September my then-boyfriend introduced me to Captain Kevin and we went for an amazing fishing and lobstering trip. A little over a year later my now fiancé and I had yet another great day of fishing (limiting out in under two hours!!), snorkeling, and I even got to play and swim as a mermaid. Couldn't have asked for a... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Great offshore trip with captain Kevin. He put us on fish quick and we pulled in tuna until our arms were sore. I really wanted to pull in a dolphin but we couldn't find them. Fun trip make sure you are prepared to work hard and learn fast to make the most out of your trip.

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Thank rhaney123
Wayne, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

My family was going to the keys for vacation and I wanted to take my 6 & 8 year old boys on there first fishing charter. I found captain Kevin online after reading many reviews. I wanted my boys first experience to be a good one. Captain Kevin did not disappoint. He told my sons exactly what to do step... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Captain Rich is a wonderful host. We spent a second day in a week with him Fishing. First time fishing for the kids, 20 and 22 years old, made memories that will bring them back to Keys for more. Rich did a super job teaching and coaching us into a successful day on the water.

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Thank Brian M
Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

We have been out with captain Kevin as a family 3 years ago. One day of tuna fishing and one day of lobstering. Both were awesome. So hubby and I took a little trip down to fish in June 2016, we booked Captain Kevin for 2 days ago. He worked so hard to try to get us out to catch... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Captain Kevin provides all you need and seems to have a wealth of experience and knowledge. We used him for our first lobstering trip and he went above and beyond to be helpful...He's definitely all business and get the job done. He's polite but not especially friendly or patient. Definitely respectful, nice --and provides good clean fun and if you... More 

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kjgophish, Owner at Florida Keys Reel Adventures, responded to this review

I want everybody to read this as it is critical to the success of my business. This trip was booked and all communication was through Andrew's secretary. I thoroughly explained my concerns for his trip to her, where my participants must have a working understanding of what we are doing and meet basic minimum requirements to be successful. I prepare... More 

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