Bud N' Mary's Florida Keys Fishing Marina

  • End of June Backcountry Fishing Report
  • Late June YouTube backcountry fishing report

    Fishing has been pretty good in the backcountry... summer time tarpon and snook.  And it should only get better come July.  Featured in this video is an epic day with my dad Richard, we crushed the mongo snooks catching 8 or so in the 15 to 25 lb range.... If… Continue Reading

  • Awsome bridge fishing for tarpon in early june!

    The bridge fishing has been amazing since June 1 when the keys reopened.  It's a great time to catch tarpon right now locally.  Half day, full day, whatever you want to do.  Evening trips are available as well.  We've caught tarpon every trip the last week and multiple each day. … Continue Reading

  • Awesome fishing in the skinny for tailing redfish!

    Had a great time fishing with my friend, Capt. Charles Hertel, up in the skinny water of Flamingo for tailing redfish.  I normally never get back in those areas, as my boat won't go nearly that shallow.  But it was lots of fun and great to do something different.  These… Continue Reading

  • Epic Tripletail Fishing in Florida Bay

    Lots of free floating tripletail to be had a few days ago in Florida Bay.  Right conditions and it was good!  We did go a few days later and had to spend some time looking for them as they had moved but did find a few and caught a handful… Continue Reading

  • Monster Sharks & Goliath Grouper in the Gulf of Mexico!

    Check out our last adventure deep in the Gulf of Mexico on my brother Nick's boat... we got into some monster sharks and goliath grouper! Make sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel as well if you want to see more! Capt. Rick Stanczyk Instagram: @richardstanczyk Facebook: Islamorada Tarpon Fishing… Continue Reading

  • April 10, 2020

    April Fishing Report

    April Fishing Report

    Well unfortunately with the coronavirus stuff going on, we have been more or less shut down for a few weeks now. We've still been getting out fun fishing a little bit here and there. I'll post a more detailed report when I have time, but for now here is our… Continue Reading

  • January Backcountry Fishing Report

    Happy New Year everyone! January is here and it's officially the start of a new decade, wow!  It hasn't felt much like January though we haven't had much cold weather at all, and from the looks of it at least in the immediate future it's going to be staying warm. … Continue Reading

  • November Backcountry Fishing Report for Islamorada

    November is here and it's starting to cool off and feel somewhat fall like here in the Keys.  We had some great fishing the last couple months which are considered our 'off season.'  It was still fairly busy and we had no storms here, just a scare in early september… Continue Reading

  • October Florida Keys Fishing Report

    October is here and the 'Fall Bait Migration' is in full effect.  What's that mean?  Well in the Fall we start to get our first hints of cooler weather (slight temperature drop, and predominantly northeasterly medium to heavier winds).  This always seems to coincide with massive groups of baitfish pushing… Continue Reading