Marathon Boating Guide

Marathon has many experiences to offer while aboard one of our rental boats. The following links will provide you with more information about the activity you are interested in. If you are fishing during your vacation, find out where to get bait, and where to go for hook and cook, as well as some well-known Marathon fishing spots. If you plan on diving, find out where to get tanks and gear, as well as where the local dive spots are located. Or, if you are in Marathon just for fun and sun, see what restaurants and bars have live music and are accessible by boat.

The waters off the shore of Marathon offer excellent diving, from reefs to wrecks, and more. Check with local Marathon dive shops for specific information. The swim ladder that comes with our marathon rental boats makes for easy boat boarding once you’ve had your underwater experience. Remember, dive flags are also available at no charge. Get more information about the popular dive spots below.

Check out some GPS coordinates for Capt. Brian’s “not-so-secret” fishing spots, including the Marathon Humps. See where to take your Marathon rental boat to catch your share of yellowtail, dolphin, grouper, tuna, and more.

Check out the local weather and forecast for Marathon, FL. Make the most of your Keys vacation by planning your Marathon boat rental with our weather widget and radar. Luckily, it’s almost always sunny and calm!

Check out where to have lunch or dinner by boat in Marathon, or grab a cold beer or rum punch at one of Marathon’s many waterfront restaurants. See who has happy hour and live music, too. Most of them will cook your freshly caught catch, as well. So pick one or two, and pull your rental boat up to the dock the Florida Keys way.

See where to get gas for your rental boat while you are on the waters of Marathon, as well as ice, and other basic boating necessities.

See where to get bait for fishing while aboard your rental boat in Marathon. Most local tackle shops are a good source of information for fishing locations and techniques, as well, even if they won’t give up their ‘secret’ spots.

If you plan on using your Marathon rental boat to dive, see which shops have dive gear and tank rental in Marathon FL. They are also a good source of information for local dive and snorkeling spots and especially know which are the best locations for particular levels of diving experience.

Are you staying in Marathon?
Check out our Marathon Boat Rentals.

Our marina on Coco Plum in Marathon has Florida Keys Boat Rentals within driving distance from Grassy Key, Conch Key, Key Colony, & Duck Key.

Call us at 305-849-5567 to confirm availability & reserve your rental boat.