Flats fishing in Islamorada Florida is the ulitimate sport and the ulitimate challenge. No other sportfishing deisitnation has as many world records as Islamorada. There are so many opportunties from fishing the “downtown flats”, fishing “out front”, heading to Gulf Wrecks or running to Flamingo.
Not only can you target the big three but the variety of fish you can catch includes: Bonefish, Permit, Tarpon, Mackeral, Cobia, Shark, Trout, Redfish, Snapper, Grouper, Sawfish, Snook, and Triple Tail.
All these shallow water fish can be found and site fished in 12 inches to eight feet of water. Nothing gets the energy going more than catching fish in shallow water.