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Drop Back Fishing Charters

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Address: 84001 Overseas Hwy, MM 84.5, Islamorada, FL 33036
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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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3/4 Offshore fishing day trip Jan 18

My wife and I enjoyed a great 3/4 day offshore fishing trip on Drop Back Fishing Charters with Caption Jon who with his first mate went the extra mile to try and get me hooked up... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Hamlin, New York
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Hamlin, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I enjoyed a great 3/4 day offshore fishing trip on Drop Back Fishing Charters with Caption Jon who with his first mate went the extra mile to try and get me hooked up on a sailfish. After staying out a little longer then required, they spotted a sailfish near shore and almost made it happen.The weather was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Captain John and his Drop Back first mate know how to put you on the fish! Novice fishermen/women are welcome and will be taught as much as they care to learn as I was. Highly recommend this charter!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Captain Jon and Gary made it a fantastic day! They know the area extremely well and know how to catch fish. Life-long fisherman and friendly. Great boat for all ages. Brought our teenage sons and they had a great time. Highly recommended!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Capt Jon and mate Gary were awesome!! Had a great day on the water...started slow but they were persistent and got us into some huge amberjacks. Their customer service is second to none. Thanks guys!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

What a good day sail fishing with my son!! Thanks to Capt. Jon and Gary we hooked up with 2 that day. They gave us great memories that won"t be forgotten. As there are many choices in the Keys for private charters, I'm real glad we chose Drop Back Charters. What a great way to end a vacation - Thanks... More 

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Philadelphia USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Captain Jon and mate Garry are great - we (a group of complete novices) had a wonderful day! Jon and Garry know their stuff and are incredibly personable and patient. Caught some nice fish, had others get eaten off the hook (it is a tough life in the ocean), and really just had a great day - we did a... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

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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