Islamorada Charter Boat Association

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Welcome to the 
Islamorada Charter Boat Association Website!
We are committed to banding together and protecting the fish and fishermen that we love so much in the sport fishing capital of the world, Islamorada, Florida. Please join us and help fight for our special fishery.

• Become a Member!
Click here for the Charter Boat Association Member Application

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Send us photos of your recent catches out of Islamorada, FL

Get Informed!
Don’t let your fishing grounds be closed without proper research and science to back sound management decisions. Click here for more information.
Make sure you attend the Ecosystem Protection workshops to be held:
 Ecosystem Protection Workshop Dates
 May 13-14
June 10-11
July 8-9
 2014 SAC meeting dates
June 17
August 19
October 21
December 9

Up Next...


Islamorada Sailfish Tournament
December 3-6, 2015

The first leg of the triple-crown Florida Keys Gold Cup Championship Series is characterized by high-flying sail action, conservation and sportsmanship. It's also the only tournament in the Gold Cup series to offer a junior division for anglers aged 16 and younger. Unlimited anglers are allowed per vessel.
Contact: Dianne Harbaugh 305-522-4868
Islamorada Junior Sailfish Tournament
December 18-20, 2015

Recreation for teens in the Florida Keys can mean learning from experienced local captains and mates to tie a bimini or rig ballyhoo. One weekend each year anglers aged 16 and younger can apply such lessons in this competition. A maximum of six anglers is allowed per boat.
Contact: Tammie Gurgiolo 305-240-9337
Cheeca Lodge Presidential Sailfish Tournament
January 14-16, 2016

The Presidential is one of the most prestigious offshore tournaments in the Florida Keys, and is the second leg of the Florida Keys Gold Cup Championship. Anglers compete for beautiful trophies and prizes with sumptuous banquets held at beautiful Cheeca Lodge & Spa.