About the Captain

Captain Zander

Lightly Salted Charters

Since he was knee high to a lobster, Captain Zander has had a passion for the Florida Keys. The beauty of the crystal-clear waters of Islamorada is unparalleled, as is the wildlife that resides within.
Captain Zander has a lifetime of experience on the water, as well as a background as a first responder and pilot. He spent many years working in EMS, Law Enforcement, and firefighting so you know you’re in good hands. Safety is his priority, immediately followed by making sure his guests have the time of their lives. Afterall, that’s why he got into the charter business: to make people smile for a living. He’s been an avid scuba diver since the age of 12 and is very passionate about preserving our oceans. As a member of Captain’s for Clean Water, he helps fight to restore and protect aquatic ecosystems for the continued enjoyment of all.
Join Captain Zander and enjoy the splendor of the seas on an adventure you’ll never forget with Lightly Salted Charters.

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Full refund is granted if cancellation request is confirmed more than 48 hour in advance of the charter time by phone or text. Weather conditions to be determined the morning of the charter, with full refund if we cancel due to dangerous weather. Please understand the reason for our cancellation policy: Within 48 hours prior to your charter, we will not likely re-book the date you had chosen, your food/drink purchases have already been made, and we owe the captain/mate at least a portion of their lost wages. Thanks for your understanding. Cancel by phone/text at 305-205-3500.