Johnny Maddox Charters SportFishing Adventures runs year round fishing trips out of Marathon, FL. Whether you want to explore the reefs or head offshore towards the Atlantic, Capt. Johnny has you covered. These trips can work for novice anglers and veteran fishermen. You will be in safe hands, with one of the most knowledgeable captains in the area.

The waters out of Marathon offer amazing fishing. Around the reefs you can get Snapper, Grouper, and Critters Shark. When in season, Mackerel will also make their run around here. More seasoned anglers will love fishing offshore, targeting Tuna, Marlin, Sailfish, Swordfish, Wahoo & Mahi. Capt. Johnny loves fishing blue waters and will help you out, whether it’s trolling or bottom fishing.

Capt. Johnny has started fishing at a young age. Fishing for Catfish with his dad, Capt. Johnny mastered the craft and has perfected it over the years. He knows the Marathon waters well and will make sure you have an enjoyable trip.

You will be fishing aboard a stable vessel that can take up to six people. She is a 31’ Ocean Master Express boat, fit to rule these waters. The boat is powered by a twin 300 HP Yamaha engines and can reach the speeds of up to 35 knots. The boat features a flybridge which gives you great view of the area, a full private toilet, and a fighting chair. She is equipped with GPS, a fishfinder, has a live well, an ice box, and outriggers.

The crew will provide all the fishing gear and will take care of the license. You should pack food and drinks, as well as a cap, sunglasses, sunblock, and comfortable clothes.

The captain and first mate work hard to ensure that you have as much fun as possible on their trips, so gratuity is appreciated very much. The first mate works only for tips, with 20% being the standard in this area.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Viaje Privado
    Half Day – Reef Inshore Gulf (AM)
    Cancelación GRATIS 3 días de aviso
    4 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 8:00 AM
    $825
    This trip is great for seasoned and novice anglers or families with kids. This trip will see you fishing around the Florida Bay waters, local reefs, and the 7-Mile Bridge. Target species include Snapper, Grouper, as well as Critter Shark and Mackerel, when in season. You will get all the gear, the license, and bottled water. Bring food and drinks, pack a camera, a cap, sunblock, and hop on board! The first mate's pay is only tips, so leaving some is very appreciated! No extra fuel charge!
  • Viaje Privado
    Half Day – Snapper/Shark Special
    Cancelación GRATIS 3 días de aviso
    4 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 8:00 AM
    $825
    This trip will see you hunt the Toothy Critters around the islands of Marathon. Please arrive at 7:30 a.m. for an 8:00 a.m. departure. The boat is perfect for 4-5 anglers. All the gear is supplied onboard. Pack your food and drinks, and use the morning well. It's a great trip for less experienced anglers, but pro fishermen can also have fun. The first mate works hard to ensure your fun on this trip, he only gets paid in tips. Leaving a tip is very appreciated. No extra fuel charge!
  • Viaje Privado
    Half Day–Reef/Wreck/Insh/Gulf (PM)
    Cancelación GRATIS 3 días de aviso
    4 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 1:00 PM
    $825
    A great way to start your morning. You will be fishing around the reefs, exploring the waters of the Florida Bay, or fishing the 7 Mile Bridge for Snapper & Grouper, and toothy Critters Sharks. You can encounter lots of big Mackerel when they run. This trip is suitable for groups of 4-5 anglers. You will get the fishing gear onboard, along with the fishing license. You should bring food and drinks. The first mate works only for tips, so leaving gratuity is greatly appreciated. No extra fuel charge!
  • Viaje Privado
    3/4 Day Trip – Reef, Wrecks, Gulf
    Cancelación GRATIS 3 días de aviso
    6 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 7:30 AM
    $1,095
    This six-hour trip lets you combine the course. You will have a bit of both, reef, wrecks, Gulf, and inshore. You can hunt big game in the beautiful, blue waters of the Atlantic Ocean. If you want to mix it up, we can make your dreams come true. Or, hit the reefs for Snapper and Grouper. The boat works best with 4-6 anglers. The first mate works purely for trips, so leaving gratuity is very appreciated. No fuel charge!
  • Viaje Privado
    Full Day Trips–Reefs, Wrecks, Gulf
    Cancelación GRATIS 3 días de aviso
    8 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 7:30 AM
    $1,295
    This full day trip is suitable for anyone. You can go fish reefs, wrecks, and close offshore around the Atlantic and Gulf looking for Mahi, Kingfish, Snapper, and Grouper on the reef. We can customize the trip. The package works best with 4-6 anglers. You'll get all the gear on board. Pack food and drinks. The first mate's pay is tips only, so leaving gratuity is very appreciated. NO EXTRA FUEL CHARGE!
  • Viaje Privado
    Full Day – Offshore or Combo
    Cancelación GRATIS 3 días de aviso
    8 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 8:00 AM
    $1,395
    This 8-hour trip will let you explore the Atlantic in search of fine game fish in Around Marathon. Your catch can be anything from Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) to Tuna and Wahoo. Combo a stop at the reef on the way in. This trip is made for any anglers. Get your food, drinks, and personal items. All the gear is supplied on board, you need only to join the chase. The first mate works for tips, so leaving some will be very appreciated! A $1 per gallon for fuel used charge!
  • Viaje Privado
    Extended Full – Big Game Bluewater
    Cancelación GRATIS 3 días de aviso
    10 Horas de Viaje, Empieza 7:00 AM
    $1,595
    This 10-hour trip will let you explore the Atlantic in search of fine game fish. Around the Marathon Humps and Continental ledge. Your catch can be anything from Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) to Swordfish and Tuna. Marlin and Wahoo are another option. This trip is made for anglers. Get your food and drinks. All the gear is supplied on board, you need only to join the chase. The first mate works for tips, so leaving some will be very appreciated! $1.00 PER GALLON USED FUEL CHARGE!
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Sobre el Charter Operator

Johnny Maddox Charters
Maratón, Florida, Estados Unidos
Reportes de Pesca
Identificación y licencia verificadas
218 Opiniones de los clientes
Tiempo de respuesta 2 horas
Miembro desde Abril 2015
Capt. Johnny Maddox runs offshore game fishing trips around the beautiful waters of the Florida Keys. With over 50 years of fishing experience, Capt. Johnny has extensive knowledge of the local fisheries and techniques that work. At an early age, Capt. Johnny was fishing with his dad in the Pay lakes in Southern Ohio, looking for Catfish and Blue Gills. He has also fished the bayou outside of New Orleans for Redfish, and went out to the oil rigs for Amberjack and Grouper, among other species. He then went over to Jacksonville FL in 1977 and fell for the blue water.

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Especies de Interés

Cobia Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Marlin (Blue) Blue Marlin
Marlin (White) White Marlin

Especificaciones del barco

Ocean Master (Flybridge) construido en 2005, y restaurado en 2008. Impulsado por 2 300HP Yamaha motores, con una velocidad máxima de crucero de 30 nudos.

Longitud
31 ft
Capacidad
6 personas

Tipos de Pesca

Pesca de Orilla
Pesca Cerca de la Costa
Pesca en Alta Mar
Pesca en Arrecife
Pesca de Naufragio
Pesca en Aguas Poco Profundas
Florida Bay

Técnicas de Pesca

Equipo Ligero
Equipo Pesado
Pesca de Fondo/ Bottom Fishing
Troleo
Pesca con Mosca
Kite Fishing
Pesca de Mar Profundo

Servicios

Baño
Silla de combate
GPS
Localizador de peces
Flybridge
Vivero para la carnada

El Viaje Incluye

Cañas, carretes y equipo
Carnada Viva
Señuelos
Limpieza y Fileteado
Bebidas
Plenty of bottle water
Marinero
Licencia de Pesca

Política de Cancelación

Cancelación gratis hasta 3 días antes del viaje

Los clientes pueden cancelar o modificar su reserva hasta 3 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
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Se permiten niños
Te quedas con la pesca
La tripulación se queda con la pesca
Se permite captura y liberación

Pago

Pay online in full

Pay online in full through FishingBooker and avoid unnecessary hassle with carrying extra cash.

No additional fees.
Book with 15% deposit, pay rest to captain

Cuando el capitán confirme tu viaje, FishingBooker cargará a su tarjeta de crédito un depósito del 15% para garantizar la reserva.

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

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Opiniones de los clientes

Calificación general
Excellent
4.7 / 5
de 5 estrellas de 139 reseñas
Barco
Excellent
4.6 / 5
Tripulación
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Experiencia
Excellent
4.6 / 5
Fotos de clientes (212)
Great trip
Great trip
Awesome Trip
+209
Calificación del pescador
108
19
4
3
2
Opinión de los pescadores
Buena experiencia
91%
Capitán amigable
98%
Recomienda este charter
92%
Apto para niños
93%
Satisfecho con el barco
98%
Atrapé lo que quería
86%
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Scott R.
Jacksonville, FL
Excellent
4.3 / 5
Experiencia:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Barco
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Tripulación
Good
3.0 / 5
En general

Latest Trip

VERIFICADO   Full Day Trips–Reefs, Wrecks, Gulf on Julio 8, 2022
First of all this was a great trip. The captain and first mate were fun and very knowledgeable. Would definitely book again....
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Eric R.
Cypress, TX
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experiencia:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Barco
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Tripulación
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Full day

VERIFICADO   Full Day Trips–Reefs, Wrecks, Gulf on Julio 5, 2022
Fishing was slow but Chance and CAPT. Jim worked hard to get on fish. They were great hard working and made sure we were having...
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Casey L.
Miami, Florida
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experiencia:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Barco
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Tripulación
Excellent
5.0 / 5
En general

Great time!

VERIFICADO   Half Day–Reef/Wreck/Insh/Gulf (PM) on Junio 29, 2022
Captain Johnny Maddox and First Mate Chance were knowledgeable, helpful, and just plain fun to work with. We would definitely...
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Bryan G.
Atlanta, GA
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experiencia:
Very good
4.0 / 5
Barco
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Tripulación
Excellent
5.0 / 5
En general

Fishing trip of a life time

VERIFICADO   Full Day Trips–Reefs, Wrecks, Gulf on Abril 5, 2022
Did an 8hr trip with captain Jim and Chance. Seas were a bit rough but we headed out in good spirits. My 13yr old boy and I...
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Jake H.
St. Petersburg, FL
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experiencia:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Barco
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Tripulación
Excellent
5.0 / 5
En general

Awesome Trip

VERIFICADO   Full Day – Offshore or Combo on Septiembre 4, 2022
Awesome day! Highly recommend Captain Jim and Chance! We will be back soon!
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FAQs about Johnny Maddox Charters Papa 31'

Johnny Maddox Charters Papa 31' offers the following trips to customers:
  • $825 per group - Half Day – Reef Inshore Gulf (AM) (4 hours)
  • $825 per group - Half Day – Snapper/Shark Special (4 hours)
  • $825 per group - Half Day–Reef/Wreck/Insh/Gulf (PM) (4 hours)
  • $1,095 per group - 3/4 Day Trip – Reef, Wrecks, Gulf (6 hours)
  • $1,295 per group - Full Day Trips–Reefs, Wrecks, Gulf (8 hours)
  • $1,395 per group - Full Day – Offshore or Combo (8 hours)
  • $1,595 per group - Extended Full – Big Game Bluewater (10 hours)

When you book a trip with Johnny Maddox Charters Papa 31', you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Baño
  • Silla de combate
  • GPS
  • Localizador de peces
  • Flybridge
  • Vivero para la carnada
  • Outriggers
  • Nevera para la pesca
  • Sonar

Trips booked with Johnny Maddox Charters Papa 31' include:
  • Cañas, carretes y equipo
  • Carnada Viva
  • Señuelos
  • Limpieza y Fileteado
  • Bebidas (Plenty of bottle water)
  • Marinero
  • Licencia de Pesca

Johnny Maddox Charters Papa 31' offers the following types of fishing:
  • Pesca de Orilla
  • Pesca Cerca de la Costa
  • Pesca en Alta Mar
  • Pesca en Arrecife
  • Pesca de Naufragio
  • Pesca en Aguas Poco Profundas (Florida Bay)

Johnny Maddox Charters Papa 31' offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Equipo Ligero
  • Equipo Pesado
  • Pesca de Fondo/ Bottom Fishing
  • Troleo
  • Pesca con Mosca
  • Kite Fishing
  • Pesca de Mar Profundo

Top targeted fish species with Johnny Maddox Charters Papa 31' include:
  • Cobia
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Marlin (Blue)
  • Marlin (White)
  • Sailfish
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Snapper (Yellowtail)
  • Swordfish
  • Tuna (Blackfin)
  • Wahoo