Yellow Fin Tuna

Private Fishing Charter in Stuart, Florida

Trip Price: $2,250.00

One of the most commonly requested type of fishing in Stuart is tuna fishing. Tuna fishing in Stuart is popular for a number of reasons. Stuart Tuna fishing is a challenging, exciting, fun, and rewarding experience that we highly recommend to everyone. Tuna can be found in abundance off the coast of Stuart.

The most common species include yellowfin tuna and blackfin tuna. Both types are strong fast fish giving all anglers an exciting experience. Tuna in Stuart, FL have been recorded swimming at speeds close to 40 mph. Their aerodynamic bodies are perfectly designed for catching small bait fish.

Most commonly tuna fishing in Stuart is done with kites or on the troll. Besides being one of the most exciting fish to catch while deep sea fishing they are also one of the most delicious. A favored and tasted delight has increased the popularity of yellowfin, blackfin, and bluefin tuna.

The Yellowfin Tuna season is really in April and continues through August. Yellowfins range in size from 30 to 70 pounds. The Yellowfin Tuna is one of the fiercest fighting fish. Yellowfin Tuna are caught deep into the Gulfstream nearing the Bahamas at certain times of year.

Call now to book your Yellowfin Charter Boat experience!

Up to 6 guests per trip only

1/2 day


Yellow Fin


3/4 day


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Frequently Asked Questions

Guests can bring their own food and drinks, or we can provide snacks and beverage service at your request when you book your trip (simply notify us in advance what your party requires, and our crew will be happy to accomodate you).
Depending on the season, your catch could include sailfish, marlin, tuna, wahoo, kingfish, Spanish mackerel, dolphin(mahi-mahi), grouper, hogfish, yellowtail, red snapper, amberjack, cobia, redfish, black drum, pompano, shark, and many other gamefish.
Captain Duane will happily clean and fillet your catch when you return to the marina. We can also arrange to have your fish frozen and vacuum-packed, then sent to your home by a local shipper. Or, if you want to preserve your trophy catch, we can arrange to have your fish mounted by an expert taxidermist at your request.
The crew work hard to give you the best charter and tips are their salary, so gratuities are very-much appreciated. Although at your own discretion, the average charter tip is at least 20% of the charter.
We’ll provide everything you need, including premium PENN rods, top-of-the-line tackle, and the best local baits and rigs for the gamefish you’re targeting. Of course you’re welcome to bring your own gear if you want to have a ‘lucky’ rod or favorite lures.
We’ve got your licensing covered. We understand many visitors to the Keys are from out-of-state, and nobody wants to waste vacation-time going to acquire a license. You can come aboard anytime and catch any fish in season!
We may accommodate up to six(6) passengers as per U.S. Coast Guard regulations. The Bad Habit is a private-party boat (not a head-boat), so we can focus on providing our individual guests with the best service.
There is no minimum-age requirement nor age-limit; our charters are fun for all ages! We are a family-friendly operation, and our crew is also great with kids. Our boat has the amenities to facilitate any of your family, friends, and fishing buddies.