Capt. Mike Alfano is one of the most reputable and sought-after flats guides in the Islamorada region. He specializes in fly fishing and light tackle for tarpon, permit and bonefish. In addition to guiding, Mike is also a firefighter, paramedic and is the Captain of the Davie, FL Fire & Rescue near Fort Lauderdale, FL. Mike began his professional guiding career in 2017, but his passion for fly fishing was sparked long before that. Mike lives in Islamorada full-time and has been a student of the fishery for 15+ years. He’s a regular in the local tarpon tournaments with several podium finishes and considered to be a top contender each year. He sits on the board of the Florida Keys Fishing Guide Association and is an active member of Captains for Clean Water. Mike is a father of two daughters, a phenomenal fishing guide, a stand-up guy, and an advocate for local conservation initiatives.