Capt. Mike's Fish Tales: With the wind blowing we decided to go sharking in calm waters . . . and young John Galliger caught his first shark!
Policies and Cancellation Info:
Upon booking your charter, you will be charged a deposit in the amount of 20%-30% depending on the charter.
Deposit refunds WILL ONLY be given if your captain cancels the trip (Captains discretion), UNLESS otherwise agreed upon in writing. If your captain cancels the trip due to poor weather you will receive a full refund. If your captain cancels the trip on a "Fishable day" due to reasons out of his control (ex: mechanical problem) we will try to find you a comparable charter.
You must cancel your charter 14 days prior to your scheduled date or you will be held responsible for the remaining balance.
To cancel your reservation for any reason, you must contact our office directly. Cancellations made via email are not valid, will not be honored and you will still be financially responsible for any charges incurred.
You agree to read and abide by our policies, and you agree to be fully responsible for meeting the guidelines.
Discretion Sportsfishing, LLC cannot be held liable for any injuries or damages sustained while participating in any activity. Participants are voluntary and assume all risks involved. Payments are applied when confirmation vouchers are sent. We appreciate your business and hope you have an exceptional vacation. Please contact us with any questions or concerns
FRESH OUT OF SHIP YARD WITH A FRESH CLEAN NEW LOOK!
Key West Sportfishing on Discretion offers 1/2 day, 1/4 day, full day and bottom fishing trips. Our fishing charter boat also offers Key West Overnight Swordfishing trips, Key West Private Charters and Excursions. Our 46' vessels offers air conditioned comfort between catches. Your world class fishing Captain Mike Helm has 34+ years of experience over 5 oceans and 7 seas. He and his crew have been in Key West long enough to know where the top spots are. Shark, yellowtail, tuna, sailfish, marlin, mahi-mahi, snapper, grouper, barracuda, cobia, amberjack, hogfish, kingfish, permit, tarpon, you name it, we'll take you to it. Enjoy as we navigate through the emerald waters of the keys to give you all it has to offer. We have comfortable seating and the latest technology to guide us to the best destinations.
According to the International Game Fish Association, more saltwater world records have been established in the Florida Keys than any other angling destination on the globe. The Keys are bordered by the Gulf of Mexico on one side and the Straits of Florida on the other. Outside our reef, the water plunges to depths of 1,500 feet or more. Offering an abundance of catch options.
Key West Sport Fishing is a fun way to celebrate any occasion such as birthdays, anniversaries, bachelor parties, reunions or any time you want to treat yourself. So grab your fishing rod or use one our ours and come aboard. We have plenty of space for coolers, snacks and good memories. Once we get to the dock we can filet your catch while you kick back a few cold ones and look forward to the next trip! Afterwards share your stories and photos on our blog, FaceBook, TripAdvisor and Yelp pages. We look forward to fishing with you soon.
ABOUT YOUR CAPTAIN:
Captain Mike Helm is very passionate about the Sea and has been fortunate enough to turn his passion into a career. Graduate of the Chapman School of Seamanship Mike was a licensed captain at the age of 18. Has ran private boats owned and operated a commercial rod and reel tuna boat. Long lined for swordfish. Owned and operated a stern trawler and now is the proud owner operator of “Discretion” which is a 46’ Ocean Yacht and is running Fishing Charters out of Key West, Florida.
With all his experience he has acquired a vast knowledge of the Sea. Understanding fish migration, the ebb and flow of coastal tides and ocean currents, weather and how this affects the feeding habits of fish. Captain Mike Helm is an Offshore Blue Water Specialist. Combined with a great boat, quality tackle and his son Justin as his First Mate ensures our guests the best chance of success on their fishing excursion.
TESTIMONIALS: Thank you guys for a great trip! This is Frank from the bachelor party with the guys from jersey. Dante's cooked up a great feast. We look forward to fishing with you again. Thanks Frank