The Florida Keys consist of Key Largo, Islamorada, Marathon, Big Pine Key and Key West. The Keys are one of the top vacation destinations in Florida. You can enjoy the warm weather and relax or get involved with all of the activities such as boating, snorkeling, scuba diving, eco tours, fishing and more.
If you could pick just one place to do some saltwater fishing, the Florida Keys would be it. More than 10 percent of the IGFA saltwater line class and fly fishing world records have been set in the Florida Keys.
Fishermen come from all over the world to experience the fishing in the Florida Keys. Many tournaments are held throughout the year for a variety of species. The backcountry is known for its excellent fishing for bonefish and tarpon. Go offshore with a charter and you have a chance at catching a monster sailfish. Over 200 other species are located throughout the crystal clear water of the Florida Keys.
Visit the different areas to learn more about the Florida Keys.
|Florida Keys||Points||Points Possible|
|Ability to catch a lot of fish||2||2|
|Ability to catch trophy fish||2||2|
|Good for multiple species of fish||1||1|
|Guides & Charters available||1||1|
|Quality lodging options||1||1|
|Area businesses relating to boat storage, rentals, repair, etc.||1||1|
|Overly Crowded||0||Minus 1|
|Overly Expensive||0||Minus 1|
|Highest Score Possible||10|