Fin Tastic Coastal Charters Inc in Matagorda, Texas

Guided by Stan Sloan


About Your Guide

39 Years of Experience
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With more than 35 years of fishing experience on the Texas Coastal bay system, Captain Stan has the knowledge of the Matagorda Bay Complex to insure that you have a successful and exciting fishing trip on the waters of East or West Matagorda Bays.

Captain Stan prefers catching fish on artificial bait, and wade fishing for big Speckled Trout (winter and early spring),but he is also happy to drift fish from the boat using live shrimp.

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Captain Stan knows exactly where to go to find those trophy-sized fish! He has 15+ years of experience as a professional guide and 35+ in the Texas Coastal Bay system - listen closely and you’ll be reelin’ in the big dawgs in no time. Captain Stan will tailor your trip any way you choose! He provides inshore fishing in both Matagorda Bay and the Middle Texas Coast. He’ll take you to the flats where you can wade fish or fish from the boat. You can also drift or anchor in the back lakes for Redfish. Expect to target Black Drum, Flounder, Redfish, Sheepshead, Speckled Trout / Spotted Seatrout, Tripletail on these 5-hour (half-day) and 8-hour (full day) adventures. You’ll be fishing on Captain Stan’s 24’ Tran Sport Cat Boats center console. This vessel can accommodate up to 4 anglers. These trips are family-friendly as well. Captain Stan loves teaching the little ones about the species that call Matagorda Bay home. You’ll need to bring a Texas Saltwater Fishing License. Captain Stan will provide all rods (not furnished for wade fishing), reels, and tackle. You can bring food and drinks, but you may also request lunch, snacks, and/or drinks to be provided for an additional fee. You can also purchase live bait for an extra cost. Just sit back, relax, and enjoy some quality fishing on the beautiful Texas Gulf Coast with Captain Stan! Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in Matagorda

Matagorda Bay Catch And Release

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24 ft 1 - 4 People From $163 / person

Recent Reviews of Fin Tastic Coastal Charters Inc


Verified Review Fishing

Great guide on a very slow day he got us on fish. None of them were keepers but that’s not Captain Stans fault


Black Drum, Flounder, Redfish, Sheepshead, Speckled Trout, Tripletail


Light Tackle Fishing

Types of Fishing


Start Location

Fisher St, Matagorda, TX 77457, United States | Bodies of water fished: Matagorda Bay

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