Make your own free website on
Island Charters Fishing in Key West with Captain Bill Welder

Tempature in Key West


The Captain

Rates & Info

Recent Catches

Photo Albums

Kids Photo Albums

Tide Charts

Marine Weather

Lunar Phases


Local Links

Map to Marinas

Contact Us

Black Grouper

danfl9.jpg (69678 bytes)

natemd1.jpg (32893 bytes)

Reef & Wrecks   Bottom Fishing the reef with live bait and Jigging the deeper wrecks

Backcountry  Light tackle fishing in the gin clear waters of the Great White Heron National Wildlife Refuge and the Key West National Wildlife Refuge. The Lower Keys and Key West have much to offer with many different species of game fish available year round. Shallow water fishing, wrecks and banks, sight casting, live baiting & jigging.

Offshore  Trolling the bluewater hunting for pelagics

Deep Dropping  Bottom fishing with electric reels from 500' to 1500'


Island Charters is based in the Lower Keys on Cudjoe Key running from Sugarloaf KOA Campground located on Sugarloaf Key at Mile Marker 20 and Cudjoe Gardens Marina at Mile Marker 21.

Light Tackle Fishing the reef and wrecks, backcountry and offshore from Key West  to the Seven Mile bridge to include Cudjoe, Sugarloaf,  Summerland, Ramrod, Big Torch, Middle Torch, Little Torch and Big Pine Keys, Bahia Honda State Park, Bahia Honda Bridge &  Little Palm Island.

tomga1.jpg (41214 bytes)

johnwi5.jpg (31355 bytes)

clarkfl93.jpg (39272 bytes)

willin34.jpg (46511 bytes)

Black Grouper

50 Lb Dolphin

alexfl14b.jpg (64801 bytes)

Captain Bill Welder

Cell 305-395-0850 


Licensed and Insured 

USCG Master 100 Ton License

PDIC Dive Master 

SSI/PADI certified

Captain Bill Welder is a full time light tackle guide that books his own charters.  He does not book through booking agents or concierges.  You deal directly with the captain. If you book with him, you will fish with him. If you book with Captain Bill, he will be on time and you will not hear excuses.  He makes himself available via e-mail or cell phone until midnight 365 days of the year to make sure your trip runs hassle free. 


updated 01/2016

Florida Keys Fishing Guide,  Professional Fishing Guide, Tarpon Fishing guide in Key West,  Lower Keys fishing guide, Light Tackle Fishing guide in Key West