Islamorada Charter Boat Association

Islamorada Sailfish Tournament
Islamorada Dolphin Tournament
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Welcome to the 
Islamorada Charter Boat Association Website!
We are committed to banding together and protecting the fish and fishermen that we love so much in the sport fishing capital of the world, Islamorada, Florida. Please join us and help fight for our special fishery.

• Become a Member!
Click here for the Charter Boat Association Member Application

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Send us photos of your recent catches out of Islamorada, FL

Get Informed!
Don’t let your fishing grounds be closed without proper research and science to back sound management decisions. Click here for more information.
Make sure you attend the Ecosystem Protection workshops to be held:
Upcoming Sanctuary Advisory Council Meetings

Due to the government Shutdown the October 15th meeting was canceled.
The following dates have been updated to correspond with the cancellations due to the shutdown.

November 19, 20, 21
Public Information Sessions
Postponed until likely Janurary or early February

December 10
Islander Resort and Conference Center
Mile Marker 82.1 Oceanside
Islamorada, FL 33036
 2014 SAC meeting dates
February 18
April 15
June 17
August 19
October 21
December 9

Up Next...


March Merkin Permit Tournament
March 16 - 20, 2014

A charity flats-and-fly-only tournament with a twist - in addition to catch and release, anglers earn extra points for tagging their caught fish. Held at the Key West Harbour Yacht Club on Stock Island.
Key West Fishing Tournament Kick-Off
April 4 - 6, 2014

Fifteen target species and $5,000 in cash prizes highlight this open-to-the-public event, heralding the beginning of more than eight months of exciting Keys fishing. Cash awards await individual participants who catch the heaviest dolphin, kingfish, cobia, blackfin tuna, mackerel, mutton snapper, wahoo, mangrove snapper and grunt, and for boat teams that score the most releases of tarpon, permit, bonefish, barracuda, marlin and sailfish. Junior anglers under age 15 can also fish. Entries in the kickoff also are eligible for the Key West Fishing Tournament, which runs through Nov. 30, 2014.
Contact: Rob Harris 305-587-6718
Key West Sailfish Championship
April 9 - 13, 2014

This four-day challenge is to offer up to $50,000 for first place prize, $15,000 and $10,000 to second- and third-place anglers, respectively. Early entry angler fee per angler is available. Visit website for details.
Contact: Mike Weinhofer 305-395-3474

P.O. Box 462
Islamorada, FL 33036