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Gold Reserve Charters

84001 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036-3408
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Family fishing fun at its finest.

I don't submit many reviews. But I thought this experience deserved it. After doing quite a bit of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
EJP813
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Tampa, Florida
Anniversary Trip Fishing for Shark and Tarpon

My husband and I had a blast with Captain Paul, Captain Kevin, and First Mate Craig during our trip... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
abigailsturgeongermo
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Houston, Texas
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Gold Reserve Charters Capt. Kevin Brown. I have been fishing the Florida Keys for over 20 years. I offer many different kinds of fishing. And will custom taller a fishing trip to your likings. I have a very nice 41 foot custom built sport fish for offshore fishing. Also I offer affordable evening family shark and tarpon trips. I also have an 18 foot Hewes flats boat to take you into the backcountry and everglades.
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  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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84001 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036-3408
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I don't submit many reviews. But I thought this experience deserved it. After doing quite a bit of research, including talking to several captains and locals, we selected Gold Reserve for a half day charter with our two daughters and son (ages 15-22). Sifting through...More

1  Thank EJP813
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had a blast with Captain Paul, Captain Kevin, and First Mate Craig during our trip through the Florida Keys for our 9 year anniversary trip! Even though Tropical Storm Alberto caused alot of wind and rain during our trip, our captain...More

Thank abigailsturgeongermo
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

Such an amazing, incredible shark/tarpon family fishing experience with Captain Kevin and First Mate Chad! We took our 10 year son on this trip! Gold Reserve Charter exceeded our expectations. It was a trip of a lifetime! Knowledgeable and super friendly. Best charter ever! Thanks...More

Thank nicole R
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

We took our family of 4 children out for an evening of fishing. At first we thought Captain Kevin was joking when he said we were out to catch sharks. Boy, did he deliver. Each of our kids wrangled in a shark or two. Captain...More

Thank Tammy E
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Another great day of fishing with Captain Kevin and Wayno! Caught muttons, mangroves, yellowtail, and grouper in the morning and then grouper, cero’s and 3 sailfish midday. I fish with Kevin several times a year and he always finds the fish. Great day on the...More

Thank Wiley W
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Good fishing charter. Very close to the docks. No chance of seasickness. We caught six sharks and one stingray. We had three boys with us ages 14, 13, nine. First mate Sammy went up and beyond his call of duty. Without him the trip would...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We planned the "4 to 7 pm family time." It was a great way to spend the afternoon. Our daughters had a fun reeling in the big game fish! We caught and released 7 nurse sharks, 3 tarpon, 1 barracuda and 1 mutton snapper. Captain...More

Thank Misty R
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Reviewed 29 June 2017

I booked a night shark and tarpon charter with Captain Kevin a couple days ago, and the only negative I can say is that it was the second day of my vacation and it was all downhill from there. The absolute highlight of my trip....More

Thank Paul G
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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

This is the third trip with Gold Reserve with C.Haden and Cole . With these guys it is not only about catching fish . This is a sport, one day you can have a big score and one day you don't. But this is not...More

Thank Moustapha A
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

Don't waste your time or money. We dropped a grand for 3/4 day and caught two fish. Really?? I've been a guide and also chartered a ton of boats. This by far was the worst experience ever. When we got to the reef and asked...More

Thank perry l
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