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Linda D Sportfishing

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Address: 1801 N Roosevelt Blvd, Docks 19 & 20, Key West, FL 33040 (Formerly Charter Boats Linda D.)
Phone Number:
+1 305-304-8102
06:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 22:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes

79 years of family fishing history for the WICKERS ,

  Captain Billy...

79 years of family fishing history for the WICKERS ,

  Captain Billy grew up working in the family charter business, working as a mate for his dad, and got his captain's license at the young age of 18 in 1990. He captained his dad's boats, Linda D III and IV, and was able to buy his own boat the Linda D V in 2003 which he owns and operates. Captain Billy has been recognized for his fishing abilities by winning numerous awards since 1990 to present , including the prestigious Key West Fishing Tournament's Outstanding Guide Award, most releases in general division, and also most Sailfish and Marlin releases, which he has won for consecutive years. He s been recognize as captain of the moth by Gray taxidermy..Also Linda D IV & V have been Awarded for the 2012 BEST OF KEY WEST AWARDS IN THE CHARTER BOATS Category by the Key West Award Program Committee.

Capt. Billy Wickers III will definitely make your fishing trip a memorable event for you and your family.

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Great day on the water

Great day of fishing. Black fin tuna was the catch of the day. Capt Billy was spot on along with Ryan working his tail off for our day of enjoyment. Highly recommend The Linda D... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2017
Ronald Z
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Great day of fishing. Black fin tuna was the catch of the day. Capt Billy was spot on along with Ryan working his tail off for our day of enjoyment. Highly recommend The Linda D for a fun day of fishing, he's the best

Thank Ronald Z
Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Captain Wickers and his first mate, Adam, took us out for a great trip on the morning of Dec 2nd. He was prompt picking us up, and they got us into fish very quickly. One thing I liked is that they weren't content to just troll along if things got slow - they mixed it up and tried different things... More 

Thank ianmcgin
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Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

What a great day. 5 friends fishing off KW with a very knowledgeable captain (Billy) and incredibly helpful 1st mate (Mike). We caught at least 20 fish each with a more than sufficient haul of "keepers". I can guarantee you will be happy with this boat and crew!

Thank Susan F
Cocoa Beach, Florida
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 2 August 2016

I have fished with the Linda D Fishing Charters for 8 years now and I can say that there is nobody better at offshore fishing than Captain Billy Wickers III and his First Mate Adam. These guys are the most knowledgeable, professional fishermen that I have known. Each year that I have gone with them has been fun and adventurous.... More 

Thank JC8862
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Reviewed 26 May 2016

There were 5 of us for a 6 hour charter in early April. The Captain was "Craig " or "Greg" All he did was take us trolling ALL DAY even though I requested 3 times if we could do some wreck or reef fishing. Trolling is for the avid fisherman who does not mind spending all day watching a line... More 

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Princeton, New Jersey
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Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

We have been fishing with Billy on the Linda D for over 5 years. We come done once a year and fish for two full days. Billy and his mate are always friendly, well prepared (equipment, bait, etc), and dedicated to giving us the best fishing experience they can. We start by talking about our goals for the day. For... More 

Thank Dave C
2 reviews
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

Captain Billy and mate Adam did it again best day ever. I drive 600 miles to do that every day if I could. This is about the 11th time we have tried it and it gets better every time.

Thank Dana B
Key West, Florida
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4 reviews
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I had a couple of my hunting buddies from Pennsylvania down visiting and my brother who was having his 71st birthday. I surprised them all with a fishing charter with Billy Wickers on the Linda D. V. We were the only boat that day to hook up with a huge sailfish, but that's another story. Anyway, we were after some... More 

Thank Bob B
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 September 2015 via mobile

My husband booked a surprise birthday trip to Key West for a week. We booked a charter with Captain Billy and his crew Adam and Shane!

Thank Powelln
Ambler, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 2 July 2015

We chartered the Linda D V for sport fishing. This is our 2nd trip and this one was better than the first. The knowledge of the capt. is amazing. To be able to take us where we caught more fish than imaginable, big fish too. Four of which were worth mounting. Considering no other charter caught much of anything that... More 

Thank mary p

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