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Florida Keys Reel Adventures

#5 of 80 Tours in Marathon Features Animals
11833 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-3040
+1 305-481-0589
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Snorkeling, sand dollars, sea turtles, and starfish!!

We had the best family snorkel trip that included lots of extras!! We collected many sand dollars... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Henrietta, Texas
via mobile
Awesome afternoon with Captain Kevin

We had an AMAZING time with Captain Kevin. We started out the trip on the sandbar where the kids... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Katie T
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I am Capt. Kevin Johnsen owner/operator of FKRA. I am a 30 plus year Middle Keys resident and have a great understanding of the desires and needs of my customers. My business caters to nearly everybody by building custom trips for all interests and skill levels. My goal is to provide a rewarding and successful day on the water and to ensure priceless memories within a safe and comfortable environment. I build lasting relationships and earn repeat customers with my unique style and easy going personality. The ocean is the reason we live here and I offer you affordable access to our waters from my custom 25' center console catamaran. My boat is a stable platform that outperforms all boats in its class, providing a quiet superior ride with the twin hull design and custom set up. I specialize in family fishing, reef fishing, deep wreck fishing, offshore trolling, lobstering, ,snorkeling and spearfishing. Additionally, I offer many other types of fishing and specialty trips, so please visit my website for more detailed information. See exactly what my customers are doing on their vacations. I hope to see you on the water soon and be the captain of your next ocean adventure!!
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“captain kevin” (94 reviews)
“snapper” (24 reviews)
“fishing trip” (21 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
11833 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-3040
+1 305-481-0589
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had the best family snorkel trip that included lots of extras!! We collected many sand dollars and conch shells. We saw a huge starfish, a shark, 3 sea turtles, dolphins, and tons of fish!! This was a great trip for a family with young...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an AMAZING time with Captain Kevin. We started out the trip on the sandbar where the kids found giant conch shells that just "happened" to be there. ;) They were SO excited to find such treasures! Then as we headed out to the...More

Thank Katie T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fishing with Kevin is more than just fishing, it is truly a "reel adventure". Every time I go out with him I learn more and more from him. He has never failed to put us on the fish. I have gone fishing for sharks in...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommended, awesome time fishing for snapper. Definitely stop by lobster house to have them cook your catch after. Kevin was great, knows his stuff and teaches very effectively. Boat was nice and clean and he had great high quality gear.

Thank cory o
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Solid packed day!!! We went snorkeling in 2 different locations and found 100+ lobster at one and discovered a small vessel wreck at another!!! Various species of fish Cobia, Triple Tail, Jacks, Permit, Grouper, Redfish, and a Parrotfish. We finished our day off on a...More

Thank jmmyjms2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Captain Kevin was outstanding! Three friends and myself had a custom trip created just for us. Captain Kevin arranged for a few stops at some of his favorite locations for impromptu snorkeling and exploring, then a stop at the sandbar for mermaid mischief. He took...More

Thank Sarah V
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Capt Kevin is amazing! He knew all of the best fishing spots and helped us fill that cooler! We caught a ton of mahi and tuna and even tried some deep drop spots. Capt Kevin is an excellent captain and instructor. He taught me everything...More

Thank Jeanine C
kjgophish, Owner at Florida Keys Reel Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Thank you Jeanine, I appreciate you taking the time to tell others about your trip Kevin

Reviewed 8 June 2017

I have been on fishing trips before, Capt. Kevin Johnsen is by far the best! If you love the exceiment of hearing the spool of a reel go with Capt Kevin Johnsen.

Thank Richard G
kjgophish, Owner at Florida Keys Reel Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Thank you so much for taking a moment to give back to me.

Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Capt. Kevin was the best! My boyfriend and I went out for some reef fishing and caught yellowtail and trigger fish! We took our catch and ate it, it was so good! He was very attentive to us and made sure we were doing the...More

Thank gentree
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Kevin was the best! He was apt to take us out for a couple hours on a windy day! He made sure my younger cousin didn't go home without pulling on a rod. Way to go Kevin!

Thank cbray19
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Mark P
7 January 2017|
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Response from kjgophish | Property representative |
Hi Mark, I'm the captain. The answer you're fishing for is Yes to some degree. I have an attitude of caring and I take full responsibility for my words and actions. What you see in my review replies is me caring. I have... More
Eileen H
29 April 2016|
Response from kjgophish | Property representative |
You are more than welcome to invite whomever you wish along, but my trips are private to avoid any possibility of conflicts among my groups. I have all the challenges I can handle day to day making everything work as it... More