For those that don't know about Pulley Ridge, it is a deep water reef about 100 miles west of the Tortugas with the reef itself being about 260 to 300 feet deep with surrounding waters upwards to 1000 feet deep. After missing the first scheduled trip registration by 15 minutes, I was determined to make the next scheduled trip. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > Sep 21, 2013 #1 . 27:02. Itâs always an adventure! Electric Reels ----- FREE - 2 LP S 1200 electric reels, related terminal tackle for deep dropping Mate ----- $400 - highly recommended, g reat help for new or inexperienced groups Pulley Ridge----- $1400 - fish 30-60m. jakedge Member. Because of its isolation, this reef is seldom fished and you just never know what you will see and catch when you are fishing at Pulley Ridge. Pulley Ridge was originally discovered in 1950 during a dredging operation conducted by an academic group from Texas. ... We are continuing to update information on the PULLEY RIDGE trip which happened to be sold out within 15 minutes, along with a waiting list! hawkboat Senior Member. The first and most experienced Gulf of Mexico deep drop offshore charter boat. Sep 23, 2013 #21 . ... On almost every drop, we picked a few nice grouper and some small to medium sized grey tiles but the barrel fish were not cooperating. This trip combines Deep Dropping in the day time and bottom fishing â¦ I will be purchasing the Banax 1000s next for an additional rod on my boat and to take out on the Pulley ridge trips out of key west. As far as bottom, i just returned from marathon and caught limits of blue line tile and Snowy grouper in 650â. Yankee Capts Deep Drop PULLEY RIDGE Trip Discussion in 'Offshore Fishing Reports' started by hawkboat, Sep 21, 2013. Between the two areas it is possible to see in excess of 30 different species landed. Yankee Capts Deep Drop PULLEY RIDGE Trip Discussion in 'Offshore Fishing Reports' started by hawkboat, Sep 21, 2013. â¦Out of all the trips that we do during the year, these Pulley Ridge trips are without a doubt my favorite. We have been fishing Pulley ridge and beyond since 2007 Specializing in limited pass deepwater multi day trips. Not many if none have only fished below the 500 foot mark and the shallows of Pulley Ridge â¦ I might have two guests that will not be fishing while we are deep dropping. The wind didn't lay down like it was supposed to, so the first day we drifted up on top in about 250+ feet. Page 2 of 2 < Prev 1 2. Xaf Posts: 1,093 Officer. October 2019 in Keys General Fishing & The Outdoors #1. Short Report Yankee Capts Pulley Ridge Deep Drop 10/03/19. W of Dry Tortugas, weather permitting only. 102 7. Many have adventured to the Dry Tortugas fishing grounds; some have adventured to the Pulley Ridge area and fished the deep drop zones in the daytime and shallower areas at night. Have You Fished Pulley Ridge Part 2 of 2 -Florida Sport Fishing TV - Gulf Grouper Snapper Deep Drop. At least that is the information I can find. Great report Bill. We departed at around 6pm bound for Pulley Ridge to catch deep water grouper and snapper. Pulley Ridge is unique in that it offers both true deep drop fishing in depths from 400 to 1,200 feet as well as shallower fishing in depths ranging from 200 to 300 feet. I want to get that out there so there is no misunderstanding beforehand. Not many pictures because there wasn't a lot to report. Pulley Ridge is a mesophotic coral reef system off the shores of the continental United States. I've yet to do the Pulley Ridge deep trip on the Yankee Capts but I had tremendous success on that boat's regular Tortugas trips. Pulley Ridge is a deep water reef that lies 120 to 150 miles west of Key West. The reef rests on sunken barrier islands and lies 100 miles west of the Tortugas Ecological Reserve and stretches north about 60 miles at depths ranging from 60â80 meters. 325 29. The Gulfstar Sundance is 1/2 day deep sea fishing everyday 11am-4pm.