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Shallow Tails Guide Service

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Miami, FL 33149
+1 786-390-9069
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Day on the Everglades! Thanks Raul!

January can be a tough time to hit the water. Being here for a while and reached out to Raul for a... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2018
Jonathan B
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This guy knows where the fish are

Difficult conditions and Day fishing on the full moon and no bait and still got 9 species and... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Seanemclean
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Shallow Tails Guide Service, Inc. is a full time flats and back country fishing guide/charter service. We are based out of beautiful Miami, Florida and also take guided fishing trips to Biscayne Bay, Upper Keys including Islamorada, and Flamingo Everglades National Park. We specialize in Tarpon, Bonefish, Permit, Snook, Redfish, Sea Trout, Shark, and Barracuda. We take people of all skill levels from beginners to expert fly fisherman looking for trophy fish. Please ask for Capt Raul Montoro when calling.
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Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

January can be a tough time to hit the water. Being here for a while and reached out to Raul for a day fishing. Raul was great in giving me some options as well as what isn't good now. We fished a day out of...More

Thank Jonathan B
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Raul M, Owner at Shallow Tails Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2018

I'm glad you had a great time in the Everglades, and thank you again for your business and for serving our country as a Coast Guard Reserve.

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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Difficult conditions and Day fishing on the full moon and no bait and still got 9 species and meaningful fish! Highly recommended!

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Raul M, Owner at Shallow Tails Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2018

Thank you for your business and I'm glad you had a great time in Beautiful Biscayne Bay. Capt. Raul Montoro

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Reviewed 5 August 2017

I live in the South Florida area, and grew up fishing my whole life. I started fishing fresh water, and got into salt over the years. I've caught everything except Permit and Bones. This past weekend I had the pleasure to fish with Captain Raul...More

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Raul M, Owner at Shallow Tails Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2018

I'm grateful for giving me the opportunity to guiding you to you first permit on the beautiful flats of Biscayne Bay. Great job and thank you for your business. Capt. Raul Montoro

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Reviewed 22 May 2017

I booked a half day trip with Captain Raul in hopes of catching a trophy tarpon. The conditions were not wonderful for fishing and he warned me that the opportunities may be very limited. After a persistent effort from Raul, we had a hookup with...More

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Raul M, Owner at Shallow Tails Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thank you for your business and I appreciate the kind words. Hope to see you back for 2018 tarpon season. Capt. Raul Montoro

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Reviewed 5 May 2017

I promise you spending a day with Raul will be an experience you will never forget. He is the best guide I have ever had the pleasure going out with. When you fist enter his boat you know he knows what he is doing. Everything...More

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Raul M, Owner at Shallow Tails Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thank you again, and I'm glad you were able to catch your trophy bone fish. That was a fish of a life time. Thank you for your business and hope to fish with you again soon. Capt. Raul Montoro

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Reviewed 28 April 2017

Outstanding guide. I will fish with Shallow Tails again, no question. Summary: I fly fished for tarpon with Capt. Raul over four days in April 2017 in Islamorada and Biscayne Bay. The weather conditions were tough for the week that I was there – stormy,...More

Thank Steven H
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Raul M, Owner at Shallow Tails Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

I'm glad you had a great time on the water and thank you again for you business. I'm looking forward to fishing with you again in 2018. Capt. Raul Montoro

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Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Great Captain. Great trip. Wonderful with kids. Had a great time on the water. Highly knowledgeable and friendly.

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Raul M, Owner at Shallow Tails Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thank you for the kind words, and I'm glad you kids had a great time. Capt. Raul Montoro

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Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

We had a excellent time fishing with Captain Raul. Totally knowledgeable of the area and professional to boot. I can't wait to go back and would recommend them highly.

Thank Joe C
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Raul M, Owner at Shallow Tails Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Great meeting and fishing with you and your family. Thank you again for your business. Capt. Raul Montoro

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Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Raul is an awesome guide and works hard to put you on fish.... he knows how to get the job done! We spent 2 days fishing in the Everglades and Biscayne Bay. Raul is very knowledgeable and fun to be around. Thanks Raul! We will...More

Thank orional1
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Raul M, Owner at Shallow Tails Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Great time guys! looking forward to fishing with you again soon. Capt. Raul Montoro

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Reviewed 10 November 2015

Having flats fished numerous times I had never caught a Permit, one of the most challenging fish in the ocean to catch, this was my Goal. On our 1st stop he explained in detail and meticulously the steps to achieve this, which only can come...More

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Raul M, Owner at Shallow Tails Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2016

Thank you for the kind words, and you did a great job on your first permit. Looking forward to fishing with you in the future. Capt. Raul Montoro

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