305.747.3668 captrbh@gmail.com

Key West Fishing Charter

Experience the local Key West waters sport fishing on-board SOUTHBOUND
Enjoy Offshore Fishing, Trolling, Live Baiting, Deep Sea, Reef and Wreck Fishing.

About Southbound

Everyone is welcome.
From beginners to experts!

Join Captain Richard Houde aboard the Key West fishing charter boat SOUTHBOUND, a 40 ft. custom fiberglass sportfishing boat that comfortably accommodates up to 6 anglers.

The Latest Catch of the Day

Bonitos and Black Fin Tuna

I mentioned in an earlier post that the Bonitos and Black Fin Tuna usually bite around this time of year. I had not seen many so far, but sooner or later, I figured they would show up. At least for today, they are here. We had a regular customer of mine and his...

Fishing for Yellowtail Snappers today

Trolling has been tough, so we decided to anchor up and fish for Yellowtail Snappers today. My customers wanted action and dinner and were not worried about the size of the fish. This time of year that means fishing for Yellowtail Snappers. Conditions were good. We...

2 Half Day Trips Today

 We had 2 half day trips today. So it was a busy day.  I wish we had enough time to look for some live bait, but there just isn't time on a half day. My people were not interested in anchoring and fishing for Yellow Tail snapper so we went trolling. Fishing was better...

Key West has some of the most exciting sport fishing the tropics have to offer.

Trolling, Live Baiting, Deep Sea, Wreck or Reef.

Captain Richard Houde

Sailfish, Wahoo, Tuna, Dolphin (Mahi or Dorado), Marlin, Barracuda, Shark, Tarpon, Grouper, Snapper and more!

Capt. Rich has been charter fishing the tropical waters of the lower Florida Keys since the late 80’s and the owner of the Southbound since 1992. 

“I’ve been fishing the waters in and around Key West Florida for over 30 years. I am still amazed at the beauty of the water and the wildlife.”

Vacation in Key West, the perfect vacation destination!

Where you can enjoy the excitement of fishing the waters of Key West by day and the excitement of Key West’s nightlife afterward.

Fish More & Stay Free in Key West

When you book at least 2 days of sport fishing aboard Southbound you have a free place to stay a few blocks off Duval Street.


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Sportfishing Vacation Package.

Key West
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Feels like: 70°F
Wind: 1mph ENE
Humidity: 69%
Pressure: 30.09"Hg
UV index: 0

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