DNA Sportfishing

Experience Key West fishing in comfort and cruise through the beautiful backcountry and flats of the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico. DNA Sportfishing offers some of the best inshore fishing Key West has to offer. Conveniently based out of Oceans Edge Resort & Marina, one of the new premier resorts in Key West, Captain Dave Irwin, a third-generation commercial fisherman and guide, will ensure you have an enjoyable and productive day out on the water.

Your fishing vessel for the day will be a 24’ Yellowfin bay boat. Powered by a 300 HP Mercury outboard, she has a max cruising speed of 50 knots, so you can rest assured you won’t be wasting much time getting to your fishing spot. Fully equipped with all the navigation, communication and fish-finding electronics, safety equipment, and even a JL Audio system, the boat has every feature you’d need for a fun day of fishing.

Captain Dave specializes in a variety of styles of backcountry fishing and welcomes anglers of all skill levels. From the first time fisherman to the pro angler he’s committed to adapting to every client’s needs and goals. He uses only the best tackle, gear, and equipment and is on the Van Staal Pro-Staff Program for spinning reels, Hatch Outdoors for fly reels, Biscayne Rod Company for spinning rods, and the Thomas & Thomas Pro Guide Program for fly rods.

Thanks to the world-renowned diversity of fish that the Keys offer the types of fishing grounds and species you can target is unlike anywhere else. Fish around the mangrove islands for Mangrove Snapper, Goliath Grouper, Barracuda, Tarpon, Redfish, Snook, and Shark. Or fish the channels in the backcountry for Tarpon, Permit, Cobia, Goliath Grouper, and Shark.

Apart from fishing tackle, also included in the price of all trips is your fishing license, live bait, bottled water and catch cleaning. The only things you should bring along are any food or drinks you’d like, some sunscreen and your sunglasses and you’ll be ready for your adventure!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Viaje Privado
    Full Day trip – Marquesas Keys
    ¡Recién reservado! Última reserva hace: 4 horas
    Cancelación GRATIS 14 días de aviso
    8 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 8:00 AM
    $950
    detalles de precio
    $950
    If you’re feeling especially adventurous, you may want to take a cruise some 30 miles west of Key West and see what fishing is like at North America’s only atoll. This is a great sport for flats fishing and the sight of great beauty. You won’t regret taking the extra time to get to it.
  • Viaje Privado
    Full Day Trip
    Cancelación GRATIS 14 días de aviso
    8 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 8:00 AM
    $900
    detalles de precio
    $900
    The full-day trip is great for all those anglers who just can’t get any rest until they chase down the fish they’re after. It’s a serious adventure that requires serious commitment and will test your angling skills to the max. Consult with the captain to figure out what the trip will look like in terms of targeted species and spots you visit.
  • Viaje Privado
    3/4 Day Trip
    Cancelación GRATIS 14 días de aviso
    6 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 8:00 AM
    $750
    detalles de precio
    $750
    This trip will allow you to use the extra couple of hours to get more particular about the type of fish you’d like to catch. Spend the trip chasing the catch you’ve been dreaming of, visiting multiple spots and trying out different techniques to see which one gives you the best shot at some seriously big fish.
  • Viaje Privado
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    Cancelación GRATIS 14 días de aviso
    4 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 8:00 AM
    $600
    detalles de precio
    $600
    If you’re an angler wanting to get a feel for the are and get familiar with the local fishing spots this trip will allow you to do just that. Fish around the mangrove islands and target the elusive species hiding among them. Practice your casting accuracy and land yourself a nice catch!
  • Viaje Privado
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    Cancelación GRATIS 14 días de aviso
    4 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 1:00 PM
    $600
    detalles de precio
    $600
    Great trip for families looking to run away from the fast-paced cities and spend some quality time in nature. Capt. Dave will take you on a trip around the areas richest fishing grounds depending on the fish you’d like to target and what’s biting the day of your visit.
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Sobre el Captain

Capt. Dave Irwin
Key West, Florida, Estados Unidos
Angler's Choice
1 Reportes de Pesca
Identificación y licencia verificadas
18 Opiniones de los clientes
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Miembro desde Julio 2018
My name is Capt. Dave Irwin, I hold a USCG 100 ton Masters License. I am a fourth-generation fisherman in the Florida Keys. My family homesteaded Flamingo in the 1940s. Which is now known as "Everglades National Park." I started commercial fishing as a mate for my dad, Capt. Johnny Irwin, when I was 12 years old. That's when he taught me about the water and how to fish for a variety of species. I chose to become a professional fishing guide to be able to share some of my experiences with others that have the same passion for the outdoors and fishing as I do. I am on multiple Pro-Staff programs in the fishing industry. As the charter logo states: "It's in our blood. " Come on down to Key West, FL and let me take you on your next fishing adventure. Fishing isn't just a way to make a living for me, it's a way of life.

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Especies de Interés

Barracuda (Great) Barracuda (Great)
Bonefish Bonefish
Cobia Cobia
Permit Permit

Redfish Redfish
Shark (Blacktip) Shark (Blacktip)
Shark (Bull) Shark (Bull)
Snapper (Mangrove) Snapper (Mangrove)

Snapper (Mutton) Snapper (Mutton)
Spanish Mackerel Spanish Mackerel
Tarpon Tarpon

Especificaciones del barco

Yellowfin (Bay boat) construido en 2009. Impulsado por 300HP Mercury motor, con una velocidad máxima de crucero de 50 nudos.

Longitud
24 ft
Capacidad
4 personas

Tipos de Pesca

Pesca de Orilla
Pesca Cerca de la Costa
Pesca de Naufragio
Pesca en Aguas Poco Profundas
Pesca Backcountry

Técnicas de Pesca

Equipo Ligero
Spinning
Pesca con Mosca

Servicios

GPS
Chaleco Salvavidas
Localizador de peces
Vivero para la carnada
Equipo Multimedia
Nevera para la pesca
GPS
Chaleco Salvavidas
Localizador de peces
Vivero para la carnada
Equipo Multimedia
Nevera para la pesca

El Viaje Incluye

Cañas, carretes y equipo
Carnada Viva
Señuelos
Limpieza y Fileteado
Bebidas
Licencia de Pesca
Equipo para Pesca con Mosca

Política de Cancelación

Cancelación gratis hasta 14 días antes del viaje

Los clientes pueden cancelar o modificar su reserva hasta 14 días antes de la fecha del viaje sin cargo. Si el viaje se cancela o modifica después, o en caso de no presentarse, se cobrará el 100% del depósito.

Políticas

Opción de traslado después de reservar
El traslado hacia/desde el lugar de salida puede estar disponible e incluido en el precio según su ubicación y la distancia desde el muelle.
Se permiten niños
Te quedas con la pesca
Se permite captura y liberación

Pago

Reserva con 20% depósito
Cuando el capitán confirme tu viaje, FishingBooker cargará a su tarjeta de crédito un depósito del 20% para garantizar la reserva.
Pagar el balance restante al capitán
El saldo restante se pagará directamente al operador del charter en la fecha del viaje o antes en uno de los siguientes métodos de pago:
Efectivo
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
Cheques

Al pagar el saldo restante con tarjeta de crédito, habrá un cargo adicional del 4%

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Capitán amigable
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Apto para niños
93%
Satisfecho con el barco
100%
Atrapé lo que quería
87%
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John B.
Loganville, GA
 5.00
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6 hour trip with Captain Dave

VERIFICADO   3/4 Day Trip on Septiembre 2, 2020
Once again Captain Dave put us on the fish! Fished with him on my birthday with the hope of landing my first Permit, even though...
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Jared B.
Tampa, FL
 5.00
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Half Day trip with DNA Sportfishing

VERIFICADO   NUEVO  Half Day Trip (PM) on Noviembre 13, 2020
This trip was awesome! Captain and mate were great. They kept us reeling in fish the entire time we were on the water - nonstop...
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Melissa L.
San Juan
 5.00
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Great day with Capt Dave Irwin

VERIFICADO   3/4 Day Trip on Julio 31, 2020
We had a great day with Capt Dave - not only did he put us on fish all day long but somehow he managed to find turtles, sharks,...
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Mike C.
Orlando, Florida
 5.00
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A great day on the water

VERIFICADO   Half Day Trip (AM) on Junio 21, 2020
Captain Dave was a wonderful guide and worked hard to put us on fish. The weather was perfect and the beautiful boat was well...
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John B.
Loganville, GA
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6 hour trip with Captain Dave

VERIFICADO   3/4 Day Trip on Febrero 29, 2020
What an awesome day of fishing considering the weather wasn’t the greatest today, very windy, but Captain Dave had us on...
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