Tarpon

How To Fish The 42 Bridges In The Florida Keys

How To Fish The 42 Bridges In The Florida Keys

You know you are approaching the halfway mark to Key West when the Seven Mile Bridge approaches into view. If this is your first time visiting the Florida Keys, you will quickly notice stretches of unaccessible bridge close by. Built from the instruction of Henry Flagler, Flagler had designed a railway that transported people to Key West, known as the Overseas Railroad. Due to a hurricane in 1935, the railroad bridge was destroyed (now referred to as the Old Seven Mile Bridge) and a new bridge was built in it’s place in 1982 for automobile use only.

Hawks CayResort, Florida Keys: Top 5 Fish to Fish For While At The Resort

Hawks CayResort, Florida Keys: Top 5 Fish to Fish For While At The Resort

Located on Duck Key, Hawks Cay Resort is a perfect location for fishing, sight-seeing, and diving. Only a mile away offshore, fishing at Hawks Cay is an easily accessible activity to do at the Florida Keys. Though there is a great variety out in the water, here are my top five favorite fish to catch near Hawks Cay:

When Can I Catch A Tarpon? - Tarpon Fishing Calendar For The Florida Keys

When Can I Catch A Tarpon? - Tarpon Fishing Calendar For The Florida Keys

Tarpon are the ultimate gamefish. They are big and athletic, they jump when hooked and make insane drag screaming runs. People from all over the world descend on the Florida Keys to try to catch them. They are called the Silver King and that name stuck for a reason. They are the King of the gamefish found in the Florida Keys for several reasons: