Speck-Tackler Sport Fishing in La Porte, Texas

Guided by Bob Leonard


About Your Guide

14 Years of Experience
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Captain Bob has been guiding the Galveston Bay Complex year-round for over 40 years as a licensed captain.

While Captain Bob fishes all year long, he specializes in target large Speckled Trout with live croaker from June-September, while also fishing live shrimp and artificial lures in other months of the year.

Captain Bob is a patient and easy-going captain who enjoys Family Fun Trips targeting Gulf Whiting, Black Drum, Gulf Trout, and forceful Bull Redfish.

Captain Bob provides all rods, reels, and tackle on his trips, fishing with Shimano reels and All Star rods. To close each trip, Captain Bob cleans and bags the catch while you enjoy a cold beverage or lunch at the TopWater Grill located at his homeport of April Fool Point Marina in San Leon, Texas. Book a trip with Captain Bob and Captain Experiences today!

Speck-Tackler Sport Fishing Trips

Captain Bob will use his 40+ years of experience fishing the Galveston Bay complex to help you catch some trophy-sized fish! Captain Bob specializes in "live croaker fishing" for big Speckled Trout from June - September. Live shrimp and artificial baits are the bait of choice during the other times of the year. On these 6-hour (half-day) and 8-hour (full day) adventures, you’ll be fishing on Captain Bob’s 24' Kenner center console, powered by a 225 HP Evinrude E-Tec outboard. Captain Bob furnishes all the bait and the finest in fishing tackle. Tackle includes "All Star" rods and "Shimano" reels. After each trip, Captain Bob cleans and bags the catch while the customers partake of a cold beverage or fine meal at the TopWater Grill located at his home port of April Fool Point Marina in San Leon, Texas. Make sure you bring a valid Texas saltwater fishing license, food and drinks for the day, and a cooler to take home your day’s catch. Speck-Tackler Guide Service will provide all rods, reels, and tackle, but feel free to bring your own. Come on down to La Porte, Texas, and make some memories with Captain Bob! Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in La Porte

Trinity Bay Inshore Fishing

24 ft 1 - 3 People From $167 / person


Black Drum, Flounder, Redfish, Speckled Trout


Light Tackle Fishing

Types of Fishing


Start Location

9802 Wren Street, La Porte, Texas 77571, USA | Bodies of water fished: Trinity Bay, Trinity River

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