First Cast Guide Service in Port O'Connor, Texas

Guided by John Ashley

Flats Inshore Jetty

About Your Guide

24 Years of Experience
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Captain John offers inshore fishing charters out of Port O'Connor and Seadrift, Texas, fishing the bays and backwaters for Redfish, Speckled Trout, Flounder, Black Drum, Sharks, and Triple Tail.

Captain John's happy to wade fish or drift fish from the boat with artificial or live bait. He can accommodate all your fishing needs, whether fishing with family, friends, or corporate groups.

Fill in date, party size, trip duration, and start time above to book and get out there with Captain John of Port O'Connor, Texas and Captain Experiences!

First Cast Guide Service Trips

Hop on board with Captain John and experience an action-packed day of fishing in Port O’Connor, Texas! Captain John has fished these waters for over 20 years and is a highly-respected guide in the POC area. Prepare to test your casting accuracy as you fish in and around POC’s inshore and nearshore waters along with their reefs, flats, and backcountry waters. Captain John will help you chase Black Drum, Speckled Trout, Sheepshead, Redfish, and many more fish species. These trips are also family-friendly - Captain John loves teaching little ones about the various fish species in the area. Make sure you bring a valid Texas Saltwater Fishing License, food and drinks of your choice, sunscreen, and a hat. First Cast Guide Service will provide all rods, reels, tackle, and lures. They will also fillet your fish for you at the end of the trip at no additional cost. Come and explore this fishing paradise and make some everlasting memories with Captain John! Read More

Flats, Inshore, Jetty Fishing Charter in Port O'Connor

Bay And Jetty Fishing

100% (6)
25 ft 1 - 4 People From $163 / person

Recent Reviews of First Cast Guide Service



I had a great time with Captain John. We caught some small fish and had to release them, but the keepers were fantastic. He's quite knowledgable about fishing regulations.

Laura K.


Love going out with Capt John!! Happy 4th of July!!Will always put you on the fish!!


Verified Review Fishing

Good experience learned a lot . Did not catch any fish but enjoyed the company.

Garret M.


Very professional and amazing food! Captain Jerry and John know where the fish are and put you on them. Not to mention very fun and outgoing. Coming back for sure!

Daniel P.


This coming Saturday going to see my friend Captain John. This will be our third consecutive year going with him. The man is totally amazing and takes u to the fish. Especially redfish!!

Chris P.


Captain John is awesome ! Best salt water fishing trip experience EVER !! Limited out on Reds and also caught many specs. Highly recommend First Cast Guide service.


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


Light Tackle Fishing, Wading

Types of Fishing

Flats, Inshore, Jetty

Start Location

1303 water street, Port O'Connor, TX, 77982, USA | Bodies of water fished: Matagorda Bay

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