Catch and Release February 6, 2012
Just because Snook need to be released right now in the Florida Keys, doesn't mean you can't have a little fun catching them! Eric hooked into this 37 incher weighing 15 pounds while out on the Tarpon Time and released it so it can add to the future fun of fishing in the backcountry waters of the Florida Keys.
What to do on a day off in the Florida Keys January 31, 2012
What do you do on your day off if you work at the best Resort and Marina in the Florida Keys? Managers Rob Rhea and Dan Puglisi go fishing! Check out the catch aboard Eagle Eye Jan 29 out of Hawks Cay Marina.
We're gonna need a bigger boat! January 29, 2012
The truth is, you don't necessarily have to be on a big boat to catch a big fish. Capt Jeff is about to release this shark caught on the Tarpon Time Backcountry skiff so the shark can live to fight another day. Just another day of excitement fishing the Florida Keys out of Hawks Cay Marina.
More boaters out of Marco Island January 28, 2012
Diana III, Rebecca Ann, Door Prize and Escape are finishing off a 3 night stay at Hawks Cay Marina. They are joined by the owner of Revere who is staying in the resort since his boat was unable to make the journey. We are delighted to share both the resort and marina with our nautical friends from the Marco Island area.
Cats Cruise the Keys January 24, 2012
Custom Catamaran Sunrise takes advantage of the wide slip that has welcomed both Sailing Cats and Power Cats into Hawks Cay Marina recently. Whether you're cruising the Middle Florida Keys in a cat, a trawler, a sportfish, or any other yacht, you'll want to boat into Hawks Cay Marina to enjoy the resort marina experience!
Towers of Fishing Fun January 24, 2012
Whether you stay aboard your own sportfish in Hawks Cay Resort's main marina, trailer a boat into our small boat basin while you stay in the resort, or charter from the finest fishing fleet in the Florida Keys, you'll have Towers of Fun fishing the Florida Keys from Hawks Cay Marina!
Hawks Cay Marina Welcomes Marco Bay Yacht Club January 17, 2012
Conditions were a bit breezy when the group headed our way from their stay on the east coast yesterday, so they came through Biscayne Bay and took the inside route to the Channel Five Bridge before crossing into oceanside to make their approach to our channel entrance. Cruise leader Brent Cook kept us in the loop all day, and the group arrived mid afternoon January 16 for a well deserved 2 night visit to Hawks Cay Resort and Marina. Welcome to our boating friends from Marco Bay!
Great Fishing on the Snapshot January 7, 2012
Chris Wolfe's party found out what fishing the Florida Keys is all about when they headed out for a morning on the Snapshot January 6th. They released a Sailfish and caught a rack of Mahi-Mahi all close enough in to catch on a half day-You never know what is waiting for you when you leave the docks of Hawks Cay Marina with any of our charter fleet, but you always know you will have a great fishing adventure!
New Year's Day Fishing Aboard Snapshot January 3, 2012
Check out how Dylan Wall spent his New Year's Day aboard charter boat Snapshot! Congratulations on a super Swordfish, Dylan!
HAPPY NAUTICAL NEW YEAR FROM THE PREMIER RESORT MARINA IN THE MIDDLE FLORIDA KEYS! January 1, 2012
Thank you to all our boating friends who shared their New Year's Eve with us at Hawks Cay Marina enjoying delicious food, land and sea activities, and spectacular fireworks! As you can see, many are still with us enjoying a little down time after the festivities.
Fish that won't make it to 2012! December 30, 2011
What can we say? Fish are volunteering to help our guest celebrate a delicious Holiday. Charter angers get the thrill of the catch and then the taste of the Hook N Cook! You can see the catch at noon and again between 4 and 5pm at our docks.
Boating in for New Years with a Bang! December 28, 2011
Welcome to all our old and new Nautical New Years friends. Boaters are here to dine, play, relax, and welcome the New Year with Fireworks and friends. Join us for the festivities!
Happy Holidays at Hawks Cay Marina! December 26, 2011
Boaters enjoyed a Merry Christmas with us and are now lookig forward to a Wonderful New Year. For those of you who spent the weekend with us, THANK YOU for sharing your Holiday with our crew. For those of you with New Years reservations, we look forward to your arrival. For those of you still making last minute plans, contact the dock office soon-we still have a few slips available so you can ring in the New Year in style at the best Resort Marina in the Middle Keys. Boat in to paradise and start the year off right!
Fish don't take a holiday! December 24, 2011
No one told the fish to take a Holiday, so guests and charter crews are taking advantage! Fish are in close this time of year and as you can see, the catches are varied and the possibilities of HOOK N COOK next door at Toms Harbor House are excellent. Drop by the see the fish come in around noon and again between 4 and 5pm. You can also chat with the Backcountry Guides to see what was on the catch and release docket for the day.
Don't let Santa lounge alone! December 24, 2011
We wish all of our boating friends Happy Holidays. Santa is waiting to see you, so boat into the Premier Middle Keys Resort Marina for a great Tropical Holiday. We still have a few slips available for those of you who are waiting to open your presents before planning your cruise!
Santa is here-Why aren't you? December 20, 2011
Look who just showed up at Emack & Bolios on the docks of Hawks Cay Marina! You never know where the big guy will show up-he loves Hawks Cay, the premier Resort and Marina in the Middle Florida Keys. Wonder if he had an Emack Attack!
Pre Holiday Dockage Specials-look what the elves have to offer you! November 28, 2011
Have yourself a Merry Little.. pre holiday dockage special. Treat yourself to a stay in our Main Marina between December 1 and December 23, and our little elves will sneak in and discount your Daily Dockage Rate by 12%. Indulge in all our tropical 60 acre Destination Resort offers at a rate of .64/foot/night plus resort fee and tax (based on a 30 foot minimum). Ask for the Early Elf Dockage Special when you contact us at 305-743-9000, option 2 or when you email email@example.com. Remember to like our facebook page-Hawks Cay Marina- to keep up with what’s happening around the docks. You might even catch a glimpse of your dockage elf!
Thank you to our boating friends November 25, 2011
Twas the morning after Thanksgiving and all through the docks, not a boater was stirring, they’d turned off their clocks. Or they just had so much fun and great food, they decided to sleep in a bit to prepare for the day’s activities. THE MARINA STAFF THANKS YOU FOR SPENDING YOUR HOLIDAY WITH US!
SOMETHING TO BE THANKFUL FOR-WE STILL HAVE A SLIP FOR YOU! November 21, 2011
Join us for a Tropical Thanksgiving! Boat into Hawks Cay Marina, and give thanks that you can spend the holiday partaking of all that our 60 acre resort has to offer. Enjoy a Mid Keys vacation filled with water and land-based activities or spent in a state of total relaxation-it's all up to you. Call now while slips in Thanksgiving Paradise still await you!
OUR RAMP IS RE-OPENED! September 25, 2011
Our paving project adjacent to the Hawks Cay Boat Ramp is completed. We are happy to say our double-wide paved boat ramp is accessible again. Contact the dock office for details if you wish to use the ramp.