The Ultimate Miami Fishing Charter Experience
Don’t waste anymore time! You’ve found the premier and most affordable deep sea fishing charter in Miami, FL. The Marauder is a highly customized 31′ Contender made right here in Miami, FL – built to perform in all fishing conditions and to deliver an offshore fishing experience unlike any other.
We accommodate anglers of all skill levels and take pride in helping visiting anglers enjoy the ultimate Miami fishing experience. Marauder fishing specializes in kite fishing the azure waters off Miami for nearly every game fish that swims in the Atlantic including sailfish, tuna, mahi-mahi, and wahoo.
Our commitment to provide thrilling sportfishing action with a laid back attitude affords visiting and resident anglers the opportunity to fish offshore without breaking the bank. Enjoy the benefits of custom tackle and a specialized vessel when battling the fish of a lifetime. Our mission is to provide an exceptional Miami fishing experience for anglers who crave deep sea fishing adventure or are in hot pursuit of big game bounty like swordfish, marlin, bull dolphin, and sailfish.
With over 30 years of combined fishing experience, Capt. Charlie Ellis and Todd Malicoat have chased and captured big game sportfish all over the world – from Miami, FL to Tsukiji Japan, and the Gulf of Mexico to Cebu, Phillippines. As professional mariners, the crew of the Marauder enjoys teaching – your skill level does not impact our ability to put you on the fish. In fact, one of the benefits of fishing with Charlie and Todd is education – we want you to learn and be a part of the action.
Whether you join us for a half day fishing charter or full day fishing charter – every venture offshore begins with catching live bait for the day. We load up on frisky pilchards, threadfins, goggle eyes, and ballyhoo to maximize your chance of hooking up with a trophy gamefish. Healthy, fresh bait is the key to catching fish in Miami, FL, which is why we catch our live bait every day – we also keep many baits live in pens at our dock to save time with half day charters.
Fishing in Miami requires offshore anglers to master and leverage many techniques depending on the season. You can learn more about what time of year is best to catch your preferred species on our Whats Biting page, but rest assured that Miami fishing is HOT year round. For the most part, we specialize in:
- Kite Fishing for Sailfish, Mahi-Mahi, Tuna, Kingfish, and Wahoo
- Sight Fishing for Cobia, Mahi-Mahi, and Tuna
- Deep dropping and night drifting for Swordfish
- Reef Fishing for Grouper, Snapper, and Kingfish
- High Speed Trolling for Wahoo
Visiting and Fishing Miami, FL USA
Miami, FL is one of the most diverse and beautiful cities in the United States. A melange of cultures from all across Latin America and the Carribbean provide an unparalleled melting pot of festive dining, music, and celebration. Considered to be the sportfishing capital of the United States, Miami, FL is a fisherman’s paradise – offering the finest in offshore and inshore fishing for nearly every gamefish. Anglers from every continent journey to Miami, FL to pursue sailfish, swordfish, wahoo, and mahi-mahi. The spring and summer seasons in Miami, FL are nothing short of amazing as migratory pelagic species arrive in massive numbers. It’s common during the summers to encounter massive schools of mahi-mahi while daytime swordfishing or kite fishing for a variety of species. When the party ends at sea, it’s likely just getting started in Coconut Grove, Miami Beach, or Downtown Miami.