About The Captains

Captain Chris Mendola - Owner/Operator


Captain Chris Mendola has over 25 years of experience fishing and diving in the waters off the Florida Keys. Chris grew up fishing with his dad and got into commercial fishing at the age of 18. He's been a licensed captain and fishing guide for over a decade and has accumulated thousands of fishing spots producing a wide variety of fish.

With several tournament wins under his belt, Capt. Chris is an accomplished fisherman. Recognized in Key West for his local knowledge, Capt. Mendola lives to share his passion with fisherman from around the world. Having traveled to fish far away places and learning from the best in the world has made Capt. Chris an unparalleled fishing guide. Explore the sport-fishing capital of the USA fishing with Capt. Mendola here in Key West, FL.

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Captain Cole Harrison


Captain Cole Harrison is a passionate waterman from Key West that has been working with Farout for over three years but has been exploring his home water his whole life. When he is not fishing you will probably find him underwater freediving with one of his hand crafted Triple C Spearguns or a camera.

Cole graduated from UNCG with a Communications Degree and as the starting centerfielder for the Spartans, hanging up his baseball cleats in 2013 he returned to the water and gained his captain license.

Since he has continued to build and sell his high performance Triple C Spearguns while running fishing and spearfishing trips. The past two years Cole has won the KW Wahoo Shootouts and has worked as a spear/fishing and whale swim guide in the Kingdom of Tonga. Cole even talked Chris into visiting him in the South Pacific where they hunted the infamous Dogtooth Tuna and even helped save a tangled mother humpback whale.

Cole is a 50T Captain, a freediving instructor, DAN Emergency Provider, certified CPR & first aid provider, with basic firefighting training, and has navigated the waters of Mexico, Honduras, Costa Rica, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Bahamas, New York, California, and North Carolina

SPONSORS

CHARTER FISHING BOATS

2017- 32 Ft. Whitewater Center Console

The 2 Far Out
  • Fully Equipped for Inshore and Offshore Fishing, Snorkel Trips, Sandbar
  • Twin 150-HP
  • Capacity - 6 people
  • Big Live wells
  • Full electronics & Stereo System
  • Full Cost Guard Equipment & Certification

32 Ft. Whitewater Center Console

The Far Out
  • Fully Equipped for Inshore and Offshore Fishing, Snorkel Trips, Sandbar
  • Twin 150-HP
  • Capacity - 6 people
  • Big Live wells
  • Full electronics & Stereo System
  • Full Cost Guard Equipment & Certification
Key West Harbour & Yacht Club

THE MARINA

6000 Peninsular Ave, Key West, FL 33040

Access to the Key West Yacht Club is included with every trip.

Amenities Include:
  • Restrooms
  • Heated Pool
  • Onsite Restaurant
  • Beach Bar

Included With Your Trip

FISH MOUNTS BY GRAYS TAXIDERMY

MOUNTS AVAILABLE

Catch a trophy fish and have it mounted by the professionals.
Fish mounts are a great way to remember your catch. We work with Grays Taxidermy and they provide the best fish mounts on the market. Take home a trophy!