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FISHING (FLATS FISHING) The backcountry of the Florida Keys is the perfect stage for any sport-fishing enthusiast or beginner. While silently polling across the beautiful, expansive waters, you look for the elusive “BIG 3” – tarpon, permit and bonefish. Imagine the thrill of hooking one of these legendary fighters. Trips normally go out from 9 am – 1 pm or 1 pm – 5 pm for half days, but we are more than happy to accommodate any special requests for specific times. *Don’t forget Polarized glasses, sunscreen and a hat for full enjoyment and protection
FISHING Fulfill your fishing fantasies while in the Florida Keys, where some of the greatest offshore fishing in the world exists. Depending on the time of year you may have the chance to land sailfish, dolphin, kingfish, wahoo and the list doesnâ€™t end there! Chef Stephen and his team will be happy to prepare your catch for lunch the next day!
OFFSHORE FISHING ON
THE HATTERAS The Ocean Outlaw is a completely restored and remodeled 1972 53â€™ Hatteras. She is updated with the latest electronics and navigation along with all top-line fishing equipment to offer any type of offshore, reef or bay fishing. This luxurious vessel also boasts 3 staterooms with full bathroom and shower. Complete A/C systems and both satellite radio and television round out the interior as well as a full kitchen with updated appliances and furnishings.
FISHING A quick ride out to one of the nearby reefs or wrecks will not disappoint! With land still on the horizon, you will anchor up in 20 to 60 ft. of water ready to land a variety of snapper, grouper and other reef species. This is the perfect half-day trip, youâ€™ll be back to the island in time for lunch!
SNORKELING Little Palm Island is encompassed by the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary, which includes the worldâ€™s 3rd largest barrier reef. Looe Key, which is consistently rated as one of the best places to snorkel or scuba dive in the U.S., is located just a short boat ride from our island. Our friendly, professional crew aboard our dedicated dive and snorkel boat, Island Girl, provides all the equipment, amenities and refreshments you will need. *Departing daily at 10am and 2pm, weather permitting.
LO O E K E Y
SCUBA DIVING TRIP Our trips to Looe Key Reef afford you the opportunity to float weightlessly among all the colorful creatures that make this beautiful reef their home. Because of its relatively shallow depth, the reef is a great dive site for divers new to the sport, experienced divers, and for those who have been out of the water for some time. We have professional Scuba instructors that guide every dive to maximize your experience.
SAILING Come aboard the Island’s 38’ Admiral Executive Yacht built in South Africa. Join us on this Catamaran and let our captain teach you the true art of relaxation. Choose a complimentary bottle of house champagne, red or white wine or six beers of your choice. Sunset Sails leave 1 1⁄2 hours before sunset and return 30 minutes after. Our Day Sails can be scheduled according to your time preference. This trip can include snorkeling at the nearby Looe Key Reef. We can also arrange Full Moon and “Under the Stars” sails.
CHARTERS EXCURSIONS Looking for an adventure exploring deserted Islands in the backcountry? We can take you there, The Brooke-Sea is 22foot bay cat made by Twin Vee, get off and enjoy a private island, surrounded by a beautiful beach. Enjoy lunch (upon request) water and soft drinks are included.
KITEBOARDING Whether you are a beginner, or an experienced rider the Florida Keys has some of the best conditions and locations for riding in the world! The instructor takes you out by boat to a remote sandbar surrounded by shallow water flats. The sandbar makes learning to fly the kite a breeze and the flats offer just the right amount of water to make riding a great experience for all skill levels. All required equipment is provided and please remember that this trip is heavily dependent on the winds and the tides.
SPEARFISHING In the Florida Keys, we use wooden spear guns to hunt many species of fish. This is done while free diving in waters 10 to 35 feet in depth. Depending on the time of year you will have the opportunity to bring back hogfish, grouper, snapper, mackerel, and mutton. It is an amazing adventure that is difficult to experience anywhere else. We provide all of the equipment and coaching. No experience is necessary, but guests must be able to snorkel. This is a MUST if the weather is right!
SEAPLANE Arrive direct to Little Palm Island via private seaplane charter with Tropic Ocean Airways. Fly direct to Little Palm Island from airports in mainland Florida and the Bahamas. Connecting from major carriers to your private seaplane charter is easy and stress-free. Enjoy the magnificent views over Florida’s shoreline en route to the Keys. Once on the island you may also choose a local aerial sightseeing flight to include sights such as the Seven Mile Bridge, Sombrero reef and lighthouse, Bahia Honda State Park and Key West. Reserve a day trip to Key West, “Island Hop” from Little Palm Island to an eclectic “locals” restaurant to enjoy a grilled fish sandwich or even have lunch in the Bahamas!”
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SKY DIVE WITH
SKY DIVE KEY WEST Make a tandem skydive from two miles high over our incredible Florida Keys. While climbing to altitude you will see the spectacular views of Key West, the Atlantic Ocean, the Florida reefs, the Gulf and the Florida Keys. After jumping from the plane, you will experience the thrill of falling at speeds of 130 mph or more. Once your parachute opens, you will enjoy five to seven- minute ride floating quietly back to earth for a soft, pinpoint landing.
skydivekeywest.com 305.396.8806 *You must pay Sky Dive Key West directly; we cannot charge your folio for this activity
DOLPHIN RESEARCH CENTER Meet our family of dolphins and sea lions at Dolphin Research Center, a not-for-profit research and educational facility that allows you to swim with the dolphins, witness daily demonstrations of the dolphinsâ€™ high flying athletics, learn about dolphin education fun facts, dolphin research, new behavior training, medical behaviors, and much more. Please contact directly for pricing. dolphins.org | 305.289.1121 *You must pay the Dolphin Research Center directly, we cannot charge your folio for this activity.
ECO-TOURS Indulge yourself in a natural history and sightseeing excursion into the Great White Heron Wildlife Refuge, the 2nd largest migration path of birds in the U.S. With over 250 species migrating through annually, there are a grand diversity of birds and marine life to view, such as Bald Eagles, Osprey, Roseate Spoonbills, Herons, Egrets, along with Dolphin and Sea Turtles. Take the binoculars from your room and prepare for a breathtaking day of observing nature at its finest! *Available to combine with half-day backcountry fishing tour. Donâ€™t forget polarized glasses, sunscreen and a hat for full enjoyment and protection.
ADVENTURE Looking for an adventure exploring the beautiful desolate islands and sandbars in the backcountry? This trip is private and completely customizable. Whether you would like to cruise through mangrove creeks taking in all of the backcountry beauty or head to a remote sandbar and relax like a local. Snorkeling gear, water, and soft drinks are included in the trip.
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Published on Jan 2, 2013