Women Who Fish

Lifestyle blog of Capt. Samantha Zeher


As we approach the peak of summer, rain showers are in full gear. We live in a tropical environment where a 40% chance of rain is a daily occurrence. No need to fear these pop up showers though. Most of the time, if it does rain, it passes over quickly, leaving behind calm waters, cooler […]

A Change in Seasons

As the snowbird season comes to an end, and summer begins, we are praying for calmer winds. Through most of the spring, we had some gnarly winds of about 20-30 mph. This made it difficult to snorkel Oceanside, but that didn’t stop the visitors from wanting to get in the water. Our eco-tours have been […]

A Day in the Life of a KeyZ Charters Customer

Imagine relaxing on a boat with seating like a comfy couch, enjoying the scenery as you explore the waters of Islamorada. All of a sudden, your Captain alerts you there was a dolphin that came up in front of the boat. Your heart skips a beat and you can’t wait to catch a glimpse of […]

Watch Out For The Birds!

Another busy season is upon us here in the Florida Keys. Many tourists are flocking here to escape the cold snow and enjoy our warm 80-degree winter. Sunny skies, calm seas and warm temperatures–not our normal winter, but we won’t complain. This time of the year, while touring through the mangroves looking for various forms […]

Boat Dogs

Some of my favorite charters are ones where a customer brings along their dog. Some dogs are super excited and jump right on the boat, while others need a little bit of encouragement to get on. Once aboard, the excitement for them begins! To start, there are tons of new smells. If you have ever […]

a Lignumvitae Christmas

Our weather here in the Florida Keys is starting to cool off and the seasons are changing. We don’t have a drastic change here like other states do, but the temperature is in the 70s during the day and the breeze is now out of north rather than the south. Along with the seasons changing, […]