Author Archives: Capt. Rick Stanczyk

About Capt. Rick Stanczyk

Florida Keys Fishing Captain born and raised in Islamorada, FL!

12/10/17 Key Largo Fishing After a Cold Front

We got out today for a december key largo fishing charter into the backcountry.  The winds were ripping early on 30 mph out of the north as a cold front just came in last night.  The air temperatures steadily dropped … Continue reading

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12/8/17 Key Largo Half Day Backcountry Fishing Report in December

Had a couple half days the last two days fishing in the Key largo backcountry.  Yesterday was a paid trip with Robert and Bradley.  We had some penned up pilchards and hit some mangrove islands in the bay of key … Continue reading

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12/6/17 Key Largo Backcountry Fishing in December

Got out with Tim and his daughter Bridgette today for a full day of key largo december backcountry fishing.  We decided to mix things up and try a variety of types of fishing.  We had a well of pilchards I … Continue reading

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12/3/17 December Key Largo Fishing Report

Got out with Blayze and his folks today for a half day key largo fishing trip.  He really wanted to try and catch redfish, which I said could be tough on a half day as we have to make a … Continue reading

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11/28/17 Late November Inshore Key Largo Fishing

Got out for a fun day of fishing with my dad, Richard Stanczyk Sr., friend and marina manager Stephen Byrd, and our friend Capt. Dave Peck.  Dave comes down every year this time of year to vacation and works a … Continue reading

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11/25/17 November Key Largo Fishing in the Everglades

Got out with Terry and his dad Paulie for a full day today.  We mixed it up and decided to fish in the everglades which is usually a good bet for key largo fishing in november.  We also decided afterwards … Continue reading

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11/19/17 Key Largo November Patch Reef Fishing

Got out on the patch reefs of key largo today.  November fishing in Key Largo gives us some great options out in these areas.  The water cools down and the shallow water ‘patch reefs’ become alive with fish.  Usually we … Continue reading

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11/13/17 November Backcountry Fishing in Key largo

Got out today with Gus and his friend Rick who is a local offshore captain of the Sea Horse charter boat.  November fishing in Key Largo is often pretty good especially in the backcountry.  One of the reasons I like … Continue reading

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11/10/17 November Snook Fishing in Key Largo

Got out with Andy and his stepson Trey who were down here for a couple days of fishing in Key Largo over the weekend.  Trey wanted to try and catch his first snook, which I told them key largo snook … Continue reading

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November Bonefish in Key Largo

With the warm up we’ve had in Key Largo since the good front at the end of October, things have returned to almost a summer time feel!  There has been good bonefish fishing in Key largo and a fair number … Continue reading

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