Welcome to Island Lure Charters, your premier marathon fishing charter company in the Florida Keys. Located in Marathon, we offer some of the best fishing opportunities in the area with a wide variety of species including snapper, dolphin, tuna, grouper, mackerel, barracuda, sharks, cobia, wahoo, sailfish, reef donkeys, and kingfish.
Our captain, Rich Lantz, has years of experience on the water and is dedicated to providing a fun, safe, and productive day for all skill levels. Whether you are an experienced angler or a novice, everyone is welcome on our family fishing trips. Our charters are perfect for those looking to spend quality time with loved ones or simply enjoy the beauty of the Florida Keys.
At Island Lure Charters, we are passionate about fishing and strive to provide the best experience possible for our customers. So come join us on the water and see what marathon fishing has to offer. We can’t wait to help you make unforgettable memories on your next fishing adventure.
Our 26 ft. PURSUIT can accommodate up to 6 passengers and is a comfortable walk-around center console built to catch fish & enjoy the beautiful waters of the Florida Keys. The charter boat is fully equipped with Penn and Shimano reels, Star and Shimano rods, Rupp outriggers and Furuno and Garmin electronics. She is also equipped with a private head.
Your Marathon Florida Keys fishing trip includes fishing licenses, bait, tackle, ice, fish cleaning, FUN & photos of your day. We offer fishing for all ages and skill levels. Families are always welcome at Island Lure Charters!
Please bring food, drinks, hat, sunglasses and sunscreen on your Florida Keys fishing trip.
Fishing licenses for everyone, Ice and Water, Rods & reels, Bait & tackle, Fishing Fun, Lots Of Keys Fishing Experience, Fish cleaning
Food and Drinks (water provided by captain) Alcohol is OK but please, in moderation! Sunscreen, Hat, Sunglasses (polarized are best), Seasickness medicine, Camera, Waterproof Bag – for your cell phone and wallet, Adventurous Attitude.
To avoid seasickness be good to yourself! A good night’s sleep and a healthy diet will help a lot. Limit the amount of alcohol you drink the night before and the day of the charter. There are many products available over the counter throughout the Florida Keys to help with your possible seasickness.