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Marathon fishing

Marathon, Florida is one of the top hot spots in the Keys for great fishing. One of the reasons people love to fish in this area is the ideal location. Since Marathon is 80 miles out to sea between the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean, fish are plentiful right off the shore.

Popular game fish like black fin tuna, amberjack, and marlin can be found in the Gulfstream near Marathon's shore. On windy days, the Gulf side offers calmer waters than most of the area around the Keys.

A fishing license is required for all fishing in Florida. These can be obtained in county courthouses, tackle shops, and marinas.

Marathon fishing charters are a great option for fishing in the Keys. Party boats in Marathon often offer less expensive half-day or full-day fishing trips for large groups. Bridges such as Old Seven Mile Bridge and Long Key Bridge boast some of the best fishing in the Keys.

Flats or backcountry fishing in Marathon is another terrific option. Nature lovers can appreciate this up-close, personal fly-fishing experience. Be prepared by packing food and drinking water, wearing sun-protective clothing, and applying sunscreen.

Whether it's offshore, backcountry or deep sea fishing, Marathon fishing has plenty to offer for your next Florida Keys vacation.

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