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Drop Back Fishing Charters

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Address: 84001 Overseas Hwy, MM 84.5, Islamorada, FL 33036
Phone Number: +1 305-393-1311
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The Drop Back is a 40 foot custom charter fishing boat specifically...

The Drop Back is a 40 foot custom charter fishing boat specifically designed for reef, wreck and offshore fishing in the Florida Keys. We are conveniently located at the Postcard Inn and Marina at the world famous Holiday Isle , MM 84.5, near all of Islamorada's famous restaurants and attractions. The Florida Keys' waters offer a wide variety of species, from sport fish including Sailfish and Marlin to excellent eating fish such as Dolphin (Mahi-Mahi), Tuna, Wahoo, and Yellowtail Snapper. Let our highly skilled professional crew guide and assist you while tackling your trophy catch. Captain Jon Reynolds and his courteous, friendly crew welcome you aboard the Drop Back for a Florida Keys fishing experience of a lifetime!

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"Top Notch Fishing"

Jon, We had a great time fishing with you and Gary again this year. Looking forward to next year. Have a great Holiday season to your family and Gary's. Peace. Thanks, Brian Hardy... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Chicago, Illinois
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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Jon, We had a great time fishing with you and Gary again this year. Looking forward to next year. Have a great Holiday season to your family and Gary's. Peace. Thanks, Brian Hardy Chicago's Finest Ironworks Ltd. P.S. Big Hands.

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MANCHESTER, MARYLAND
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

My husband, Dave, went out with Captain Jon and First Mate Gary October 18th and here's what he said - what a great end to a perfect week in Islamorada! Was just me - but visited the Booking Office at Postcard Inn, Beach Resort & Marina - and Cliff (who has a lifetime on the water and is great to... More 

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Jonathon R, Owner at Drop Back Fishing Charters, responded to this review

I'm so glad it worked out and we were able to get you out there! This is why I love splits. It just needs to start with one guys wanting to get out and the next thing you know, we are out there! Thank you for coming out with us. I hope we can do it again soon. Captain Jon More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Went out with Captain Jon and mate Gary and also with my family, it was a very windy day swells reached to about 8 foot. We went out for sails first tough bite then capt Jon put us on some vermillion snappers which was a great fishing caught out limit in less then an hour and half and tried a... More 

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Jonathon R, Owner at Drop Back Fishing Charters, responded to this review

It is always good fishing with you and your crew! Thanks for bringing them down. Keep coming back for more! Thanks for everything. Captain Jon More 

Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

I wanted to do a deep sea fishing trip with my brothers and heard about Islamorada, the "sports fishing capital" of the world from a friend. I did my homework on the available charters and decided to go with Jon. Needless to say, we were extremely happy with the choice. Jon has a ton of experience and was raised on... More 

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Jonathon R, Owner at Drop Back Fishing Charters, responded to this review

Good fishing! That's what is so cool about fishing in Islamorada, the variety. Thanks for choosing us. I know there are a lot of options. I hope we can continue to keep you guys coming back! Thanks for the great review. Captain Jon More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Just had our first day out with John and Gary on what should have been a horrible fishing day. But they made it a blast! The winds were 25 miles an hour & very choppy with 8 ft swells at times, but that didn't stop us. Two of my cousins and our spouses went. We went to a great spot... More 

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Jonathon R, Owner at Drop Back Fishing Charters, responded to this review

It was great fishing with you guys! I'm glad you guys were able to hang in there through the tough conditions and make it happen when it mattered. It's all about taking advantage of our opportunities! Thanks for coming out with us and we hope to do it again soon. Captain Jon More 

Concord, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

When no one else is catching fish, Jon finds fish. When fishing is good, the catch with Jon is even better. Gary, his mate, is calm, friendly and knowledgeable. Great day. Fourth time our family has fished with Drop Back Charters.

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Jonathon R, Owner at Drop Back Fishing Charters, responded to this review

We pride ourselves in team work on the Drop Back, so great job to you guys too! Thanks for coming back. We will do everything in our power to catch fish with our customers on the Drop Back. We appreciate your loyalty. Captain Jon More 

St. Petersburg, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Captain Jon and mate, Gary were great! They were patient, professional, friendly, experienced, and fun to fish with! We did a half day charter and caught some tuna early in the morning. They recommended we take our tuna catch to Lazy Days and enjoy the view; which ended up being a perfect idea and a delicious lunch. Captain Jon and... More 

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Jonathon R, Owner at Drop Back Fishing Charters, responded to this review

I'm glad you guys enjoyed the morning with us. Thanks for everything and I hope to fish with you in the future! Captain Jon More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Caught a whole mess of kingfish mackeral and a couple large muttons. Captain got us on the fish and helped out with tackle. His helper was awesome even when we had multiple fish up at the boat.

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Jonathon R, Owner at Drop Back Fishing Charters, responded to this review

Sounds like a great day of fishing! I'm really glad you guys had a good time with us. Thanks for choosing us and for writing this review! Catch you later! Captain Jon More 

Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Captain John is the BEST!!! He not only knows how to find fish but will give you a history lesson as well as is a steward of the environment. My whole family loved the trip and Cpt John! Drop Back Charters is the BEST!!

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Jonathon R, Owner at Drop Back Fishing Charters, responded to this review

Thanks for joining us. I'm really glad you guys enjoyed yourselves on the boat! Thanks for taking the time to write this review for us! Can't wait to do it again. Captain Jon More 

Naples, FL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

We had a great day on the water with captain Jon and first mate, Gary! I have never seen two people work so well together! The weather wasn't the best, however that didn't stop them from providing us with a great day of fishing! We caught 9 Mahi keepers on a half day charter! The boat and gear are top... More 

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Jonathon R, Owner at Drop Back Fishing Charters, responded to this review

The weather was definitely unpredictable that morning! I am glad we got the 1/2 day in and you guys had a good time! Thanks for choosing us and for the great review. Captain Jon More 

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