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Fishing in Austin

Lake Fishing Trip in Austin

Chasing Bassquatch Texas Bass Trip

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19 ft 1 - 2 People $

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Other Trips in Austin

Fishing in Lago Vista
Fishing in Lago Vista
Fishing in Lago Vista
trip description for AM Lake Travis Bass Fishing Trips in Lago Vista

Trips on Lake Travis will depart out of Cody Park in Lago Vista. For an additional $50 charge to cover my extra time and fuel I also offer pick ups from private docks between Mile Markers 10-37, I also offer pick ups from the fuel dock at Rough Hollow Marina. If you would like to be picked up other than my normal meeting location at Cody Park please message me after booking. I can fit up to three anglers per trip. If you have a larger group please message me as I have two other licensed guides I work with and would be happy to help you arrange additional boats. Trips target Largemouth Bass. Guadalupe Bass, White Bass, Freshwater Drum, Catfish and Crappie are also common bycatch. We will be fishing with artificial lures. I offer both spinning and baitcasting combos, I can accomodate any skill level angler. All rods, reels, tackle, etc is provided. The only thing you must provide is a valid fishing license for any angler over the age of 16. (Upon booking you will receive a confirmation email including instructions on how to obtain a fishing license. It's extremely easy, you can pick one up from any sporting goods store or online via your phone in about 10 minutes.) Bottled water on ice is also provided. Children ages 5 and up are more than welcome! Please let me know if a child will be in your party and I will make sure to have an appropriate sized life jacket for them. Catch and release is encouraged, but clients are welcome to keep their catch within legal limits. I do have a personal policy that any trophy sized largemouth bass be released. I offer an AM half day (4 hour) or full day (8 hour) trip departing at 7AM. I also offer a PM half day trip (4 hours) in the afternoon at 1PM. Read More

Lake, River Fishing Trip in Lago Vista

AM Lake Travis Bass Fishing Trips

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22 ft 1 - 3 People $
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Fishing in Spicewood
Fishing in Spicewood
Fishing in Spicewood
trip description for Central Texas Bass Fishing in Spicewood

Bass fishing is a popular activity on Lake Travis, with many anglers coming from all over the country to enjoy the excellent largemouth bass fishing. Hop on board with Captain Jake for an exciting day on Lake Travis. The lake's more than 18,000 acres of water and numerous underwater structures provide ample opportunity for successful bass fishing trips. In addition, the flooded vegetation around the lake creates ideal conditions for largemouth bass to spawn and feed. Anglers who join Captain Jake are bound to catch some monster Largemouth and Striped Bass. Captain Jake can accommodate 3 people on these 4-hour (half-day) and 8-hour (full-day) adventures. During this trip, you will learn the latest and most effective techniques and how to adapt your presentation to your environment. No fishing experience is required! Anglers of all ages and skill levels are welcome. Heavy-duty spinning or baitcasting gear is often necessary in order to handle the largemouth bass that are found in the lake. Anglers who Join Captain Jake on his beautiful bass boat will be well on their way to having a successful Bass fishing trip on Lake Travis. All equipment will be provided including high-quality fishing rods and a variety of lures. Also, life jackets are provided for all guests during the trip and sharp hooks will be handled by your guide. You’ll want to bring food and drinks of your choice (no glass), sunscreen, a hat, an ice chest for your day’s catch, and, of course, some great company. Read More

Lake Fishing Trip in Spicewood

Central Texas Bass Fishing

100% (11)
1 - 3 People $
Fishing in Austin
Fishing in Austin
Fishing in Austin
trip description for Hill Country Backcountry Bassin' in Austin

If you're looking for an unforgettable adventure in Austin, Texas, look no further than a trip with Captain Carson! Join Captain Carson on a journey through the waters of Austin's Hill Country and learn how to get those adrenaline-pumping tugs. Listen closely to Captain Carson's trips and tricks and you'll be sure to have a successful fishing trip. Captain Carson and you will be targeting largemouth and smallmouth bass, so we'll be using a variety of techniques and baits. You will be fishing around structures and using lures that mimic the forage these fish feed on. You will also be fishing deeper pools and drop-offs with live bait. So whether you're a novice angler or a seasoned pro, we'll have you covered. And of course, you'll be using the best gear available to make sure you're successful. Captain Carson's 18' Bass Boat is the perfect combination of speed and stealth. When fishing for easily spooked creatures, this boat is ideal. On this four-hour (half-day) or eight-hour (full day) adventure, you'll be crushing it. This trip can accommodate up to three people. Captain Carson is a knowledgeable and experienced guide who will help you make the most of your time on the water. Be sure to bring your Texas Freshwater Fishing License, and Carson will provide the rest! He'll have all the rods, reels, and tackle you need for a successful day of fishing, as well as bottled waters. But if you prefer your own snacks and drinks, feel free to bring them along. Most importantly, come ready to have a great time! Read More

Lake, River Fishing Trip in Austin

Hill Country Backcountry Bassin'

100% (3)
18 ft 1 - 3 People $
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Fishing in Austin
Fishing in Austin
Fishing in Austin
trip description for Chasing Bassquatch Texas Bass Trip in Austin

Prepare for some of the best freshwater fishing in Texas when you hop on board with Ander! Ander knows Austin’s freshwater fishing hotspots like the back of his hand and will take you right to where the fish bite. If you've been looking to set a new personal record, there's no better way than a trip with Ander. Ander usually targets Texas Black Bass, AKA Largemouth Bass, but will take advantage when conditions offer up Catfish, Panfish, Striped Bass, White Bass, or Hybrids (White Bass x Striped Bass). These trips are typically catch-and-release but you can keep your catch within state regulations if you so desire. Ander conducts these 5-hour (half-day) and 8-hour (full-day) trips on his 19’ Nitro—a state-of-the-art bass fishing boat. She's equipped with a wireless trolling motor, a 150-HP Yamaha engine, and top-quality electronics—including a Hydrowave sound emitter—to really enhance your trip! She can accommodate you and your best angling buddy, so choose wisely! While you're more than welcome to bring your own fishing equipment, Ander provides Ardent rods and reels and P-Line fishing line for anglers to enjoy on his bass trips. Make sure to bring a valid Texas Freshwater Fishing License, food and drinks of your choice, a hat, and sunscreen. Come explore this fishing paradise with Ander! Read More

Lake Fishing Trip in Austin

Chasing Bassquatch Texas Bass Trip

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19 ft 1 - 2 People $
Fishing in Austin
Fishing in Austin
Fishing in Austin
trip description for Carp On The Fly - Austin, TX in Austin

Get ready for one of the greatest thrills in all of Freshwater Fly Fishing, Behemoth Carp on the fly! And it isn't widely known as the pinnacle of Freshwater Flying fishing for no reason, hooking into these freshwater monsters is no easy feat. Catching a carp on the fly is ridiculously hard at first, which is why your guides love them, and they would love it even more if they could help you get on one yourself! When you go out with one of the guides to chase these feisty specimens you can expect to spend your day wading around lakes and river systems stalking your quarry stealthy and precisely. These fish are very aware of their surroundings, and you get no second chances. It’s either a perfect cast and presentation or the fish spooks, and often, the latter. When they do eat, however, you’re can bet your bottom dollar they're going to take you out to the backing! In the Fall and Winter months, you can also target smallmouth buffalo on the fly, which grow even larger than carp, and are actually indigenous to Texas waters. Teaching trips are also welcomed for folks that have never held a fly rod. If this trip is more in line with your skill level, you can expect it to be more centered around the fundamentals, rather than finding and catching a fish, but it won't be too long before your out to the backing on a giant carp as well! Read More

Lake, River Fishing Trip in Austin

Carp On The Fly - Austin, TX

100% (1)
1 - 2 People $
Fishing in Austin
Fishing in Austin
Fishing in Austin
trip description for Euro Carp Trip - Austin, TX in Austin

Head out for a day trip friends, or a night trip after work to hook into some freshwater freaks of nature, and prepare yourself for a fishing experience unlike anything you've ever seen before! Pound for pound some of the hardest fighting freshwater fish, and giants at that, are waiting for you inside Austin's city limits, and our team has a unique and incredibly efficient method for getting you hooked up! “Euro” Carp fishing is a bait fishing technique with European gear that is specifically engineered for catching giant Carp, and can also be used to target Smallmouth Buffalo (in the Fall and Winter months). This gear can’t be purchased anywhere locally. Infact, there is only one retailer in the across the United States, and that's merely an online shop out of Oklahoma! 12 ft rods, big pit reels for playing large fish, and casting up to 100 yards are the first marks of this unique freshwater gear. Each setup also comes with bite alarms that sound when a fish takes, and a reel set to free spool allowing the fish to run until you get to the rod. Then comes the challenge of playing a freshwater giant, on a #6 hook, all the way to the net! From there the fish is handled very carefully, unhooked, weighed, photographed, and finally released. All of the gear is centered around fish care. They provide landing mats that allow you to unhook the fish without it harming itself from thrashing and a sling that allows us to safely weigh and release the fish. Our team has got you covered with all the gear you didn't even know you needed! So all you need to bring is your Texas Fishing License and your A-Game and our team will take care of the rest! Read More

Lake, River Fishing Trip in Austin

Euro Carp Trip - Austin, TX

100% (1)
1 - 2 People $
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Fishing in Lago Vista
Fishing in Lago Vista
Fishing in Lago Vista
trip description for Lake Travis Bass Fishing in Lago Vista

Join Captain Wyatt aboard his 21' Skeeter to whack the bass on Lake Travis! He knows how to get you those adrenaline-pumping tugs, so listen closely to his trips and tricks. His Skeeter has the perfect combination of speed and stealth and can bounce you around to his favorite spots quickly and sneak into secluded honey holes unnoticed. On this half day or full day adventure, you’ll be targeting Largemouth Bass and Smallmouth Bass using artificial lures and light tackle. These fish are a classic for both beginners and experienced anglers, making this trip the perfect family outing. The vessel can accommodate 3 people, and the 250HP Yamaha engine will provide you with a smooth ride over the lake. Captain Wyatt will provide all rods, reels, and tackle on this all-inclusive adventure! He will also provide bottled waters, but feel free to bring your own food and drinks. You will also need to bring a Texas Fishing License and appropriate clothing. Read More

Lake Fishing Trip in Lago Vista

Lake Travis Bass Fishing

100% (2)
21 ft 1 - 3 People $
Fishing in Round Rock
Fishing in Round Rock
Fishing in Round Rock
trip description for On Water Fly Fishing Lessons in Round Rock

FLOW: A state in which people are so involved in an activity that nothing else seems to matter; the experience is so enjoyable that people will continue to do it even at great cost, for the sheer sake of doing it. Your pro guide Bruce is here to show you what fly fishing is all about, and help mold you into a outstanding fishermen and steward of the sport. More than just telling you where to cast, Bruce is there to show you how to read the river. Showing you how to identify riffles, eddies, and pools and the different tactics associated each type of water. More than catching fish, Bruce is there to teach you how to enjoy the outdoors as well. Read More

River Fishing Trip in Round Rock

On Water Fly Fishing Lessons

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1 - 2 People $
Fishing in Austin
Fishing in Austin
Fishing in Austin
trip description for Carp and Buffalo on the Fly in Austin

If you've ever wanted to nail big Carp on tiny dry flies, this trip is for you! Although when many fly anglers think "fly fishing", they're picturing Trout somewhere in the Rocky Mountains, Riley specializes in finding and hooking lowland species such as Carp and Bass. Catching a carp on the fly is hard at first, which is why your guide loves them, and he would love it even more if he could help you get on one yourself! When you go out with one of the guides to chase these feisty specimens you can expect to spend your day wading around lakes and river systems stalking your quarry stealthy and precisely. These fish are very aware of their surroundings, and you get no second chances. It’s either a perfect cast and presentation or the fish spooks, and often, the latter. When they do eat, however, you’re can bet your bottom dollar they're going to take you out to the backing! Certain times of the year, you can also target smallmouth buffalo on the fly, which grow even larger than carp, and are actually indigenous to Texas waters. Teaching trips are also welcomed for folks that have never held a fly rod. If this trip is more in line with your skill level, you can expect it to be more centered around the fundamentals, rather than finding and catching a fish, but it won't be too long before your out to the backing on a giant carp as well! Read More

Lake, River Fishing Trip in Austin

Carp And Buffalo On The Fly

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1 - 2 People $
Fishing in Austin
Fishing in Austin
Fishing in Austin
trip description for Texas Bass and Drum on the Fly in Austin

Looking to hone your fly fishing skills? Wade into the shallows with Riley outside Austin, TX and send some lines out. This trip is a great chance to hook Freshwater Drum and Largemouth Bass on several types of flies. Whether you're an experienced fly angler looking to go beyond Trout, or a new fisherman looking for some technique tips, this is the trip for you! Riley is an experienced fly fishing guide who can really help you develop your skills. He is extremely passionate about fly fishing, and his love for the sport is contagious. If you weren’t hooked on fly fishing before this trip, be prepared to leave with a new hobby. Read More

Lake, River Fishing Trip in Austin

Texas Bass And Drum On The Fly

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1 - 2 People $
Fishing in Austin
Fishing in Austin
Fishing in Austin
trip description for Big Swim Baits for Big A** Bass in Austin

Learn to catch giant Largemouth with one of the best in the business as you head out with Grant on a half-day or full-day outing on Lake Austin or Lady Bird Lake (Lake Austin is the Land of the Giants by the way). Grant specializes in throwing big swimbaits, 4-7inch long and usually articulated for more realistic action as you move the bait past a hungry Behemoth. This technique is pretty unique and requires a bit of knowledge to fish effectively, Grant has not only mastered this technique but he is also prepared to share his knowledge with you so you can catch Lunkers like his on your own. The reward is well worth the time, just check the pictures above!! On the day of your trip, Grant will pick you up in his G3 Eagle 175 Bass Boat with a 70 two-stroke Yamaha strapped to the back and equipped with Minn Kota Trolling motor on the front. This boat provides a comfortable ride out to Grant's favorite spots and can get super skinny and stealthy once he drops that trolling motor in the water as well. Mid-day heat is when Grant usually has the best success with big fish, so depending on when you'd like to get out on the water, Grant is usually willing to accommodate you. He will provide all the necessary rods, reels, tackle, gear, and of course swimbaits for your trip. He will also bring along a cooler with waters and ice aplenty for any other drinks or snacks you'd like to bring along. So if you're looking to catch the bass of a lifetime get out there with the master and learn from the best in the business! Read More

Lake Fishing Trip in Austin

Big Swim Baits For Big A** Bass

100% (3)
18 ft 1 - 2 People $
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Fishing in Austin
Fishing in Austin
Fishing in Austin
trip description for Lake Austin Kid Focused Fishing in Austin

Head out with Captain Kevin for an action-packed day of Lake Austin fishing. Go after Perch, Crappie, and Bass on light tackle—Captain Kevin's specialty! Captain Kevin likes to target these species using a variety of jigs, soft plastics, and live worms and minnows. These classic freshwater fish are fun to catch, and great fish for beginner anglers to get started on. Up to 3 anglers(3 kids with 3 adults) can fit aboard the 22' Desperado center console, plus the captain. The 225hp Yamaha engine will power you smoothly over the calm waters of Lake Austin. Captain Kevin will masterfully guide the vessel to his favorite fishing holes in no time, because he's dedicated to putting you on the fish and making sure you have a blast. For Kids, an adult needs to participate to assist/supervise with a valid Texas Fishing license. Captain Kevin provides all the fishing gear for you, including rods, reels, tackle, and artificial lures. Of course, he encourages you to bring your own equipment if you'd like! Otherwise feel free to bring your favorite snacks, drinks, and don't forget your Texas fishing license. You should also wear appropriate clothing and bring sun protection. Whether it be a hat, sunglasses, sunblock, or a long sleeve shirt, don't be caught lacking with a nasty burn! Read More

Lake Fishing Trip in Austin

Lake Austin Kid Focused Fishing

100% (2)
22 ft 1 - 6 People $

Everything to Know About Booking a fishing trip in Austin

What are the best spotted bass fishing trips in Austin?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 1 spotted bass trip in Austin: Chasing Bassquatch Texas Bass Trip guided by Ander.

All guides on Captain Experiences are licensed, insured, and vetted by our team. You can access their reviews, click through trip photos, read bios to get to know them, and preview trip details like species, techniques, group sizes, boat specs and more.

Looking for kid friendly spotted bass guides / fishing lessons in Austin? Check out our beginner and family friendly spotted bass guides in Austin.

What types of spotted bass fishing trips are common in Austin?

Lake fishing is the most popular for spotted bass in Austin.

The most common fishing techniques in Austin are artificial lure fishing, light tackle fishing, and topwater fishing.

How much does an Austin spotted bass fishing trip cost?

for spotted bass in Austin prices can range anywhere from an affordable $440 to $640, but the average price for a half day trip for spotted bass in Austin is $440. The average price for a full day trip for spotted bass in Austin is $640.

What month is best for spotted bass fishing in Austin?

The most popular season for spotted bass fishing in Austin is spring, and most anglers book their trips 57 days in advance.

Do I need a Austin fishing license for spotted bass and what are the bag limits for spotted bass in Austin?

See here for more information on fishing licenses in Austin, bag limits for target species, and fishing season regulations in Austin. When in doubt, your fishing guide will always know the right rules and regulations in Austin.

What is spotted bass fishing in Austin all about?

Spotted bass, a close relative of the largemouth bass, are a popular sportfish species found in the waters around Austin, Texas, providing anglers with exciting opportunities for memorable fishing experiences. These fish are known for their distinctive markings, including rows of dark spots along their sides, and their willingness to aggressively strike a variety of baits and lures. Spotted bass inhabit the lakes, rivers, and reservoirs that dot the Austin landscape, offering anglers ample opportunities to target them throughout the year.

One of the most popular locations for spotted bass fishing in Austin is Lake Travis, a large reservoir located northwest of the city. Lake Travis is renowned for its abundant population of spotted bass, which thrive in the clear, deep waters of the reservoir. Anglers often target spotted bass by fishing near rocky shorelines, submerged structures, or drop-offs where these fish are known to congregate. Using a variety of techniques such as casting with artificial lures, trolling with diving plugs, or jigging with soft plastics, anglers can effectively entice strikes from these voracious predators.

Additionally, the Colorado River, which winds its way through the heart of Austin, provides anglers with another opportunity to target spotted bass. The river's scenic and accessible setting offers anglers the chance to catch spotted bass while enjoying the vibrant outdoor culture of the city. Anglers can target spotted bass along the river's banks, near bridge pilings, or in deep holes using a variety of techniques tailored to the preferences of the fish and the conditions of the day. With their aggressive nature and willingness to take a variety of offerings, spotted bass provide anglers in Austin with an exciting and rewarding fishing experience.

What are the most popular months to fish for spotted bass fishing in Austin?

Understanding the seasonal patterns of spotted bass in Austin's waters is crucial for anglers looking to maximize their chances of success. Spotted bass can be caught year-round in Austin, but certain seasons offer more favorable conditions for productive fishing. During the cooler months of fall and winter, spotted bass in Austin are often more active and aggressive as they feed voraciously to build up energy reserves for the spawning season. This period, from late fall through early spring, can provide excellent opportunities for anglers to target spotted bass in Austin's reservoirs, rivers, and lakes.

In the spring, as temperatures rise and daylight hours increase, spotted bass become more active in preparation for the spawning season. This time of year, typically from March to May, can offer some of the best fishing for spotted bass in Austin. Anglers can find success targeting spotted bass along rocky shorelines, near submerged structures, or in the mouths of tributary streams using a variety of techniques such as casting with artificial lures or drifting with live bait. The spring spawning run of spotted bass is a highly anticipated event among anglers in Austin, providing thrilling fishing opportunities and the chance to catch large numbers of fish.

During the summer months, spotted bass may become more elusive as water temperatures rise and baitfish populations disperse. However, anglers can still find success targeting spotted bass in deeper waters near thermoclines or around underwater structures such as submerged humps or channel edges. While summer fishing for spotted bass in Austin may require more patience and persistence, anglers who adapt their tactics to the changing conditions can still enjoy rewarding catches throughout the season.

What techniques are popular for catching spotted bass in Austin?

Fishing for spotted bass in Austin offers anglers a thrilling challenge, requiring a mix of specialized techniques and adaptability to the conditions. One effective technique for targeting spotted bass is casting with artificial lures. Anglers commonly use a variety of lures such as crankbaits, spinnerbaits, and soft plastics to mimic the movements of baitfish or insects that spotted bass actively prey upon. Casting near rocky shorelines, submerged structures, or drop-offs where spotted bass are known to congregate can yield rewarding results. By experimenting with different lure sizes, colors, and retrieval speeds, anglers can effectively entice strikes from these voracious predators.

Another popular method for catching spotted bass in Austin is finesse fishing. This technique involves using lightweight spinning tackle paired with small hooks, light line, and finesse-style lures such as Ned rigs, drop shots, or shaky heads. Finesse fishing allows anglers to present a more subtle and natural-looking offering to the fish, particularly in clear or heavily pressured waters. Anglers can target spotted bass along rocky points, ledges, or creek channels, where these fish are known to ambush prey. By finesse fishing with precision and patience, anglers can increase their chances of hooking into trophy-sized spotted bass.

Additionally, trolling can be an effective technique for targeting spotted bass in larger bodies of water such as Lake Travis or Lake Austin. Anglers often troll with diving plugs or umbrella rigs equipped with artificial lures to cover a large area and locate schools of spotted bass. Varying trolling speeds and depths allows anglers to adjust to the preferences of the fish and increase their chances of success. Whether casting, finesse fishing, or trolling, anglers in Austin can enjoy the thrill of hooking into spotted bass while immersing themselves in the vibrant outdoor culture of the city.

What other species are popular in Austin?

Aside from spotted bass, Austin, Texas, offers a diverse range of fish species for anglers to target, ensuring there's something for everyone to enjoy on the water. One popular catch among anglers is the largemouth bass, renowned for its aggressive strikes and challenging fights. Austin's numerous lakes, rivers, and reservoirs provide ideal habitat for largemouth bass, making them a prime target year-round. Whether casting topwater lures along the shoreline or flipping jigs into submerged cover, anglers can relish the thrill of hooking into these prized game fish.

Another sought-after species in Austin's waters is the catfish, known for its hearty appetite and widespread distribution. Catfish can be found in virtually all of Austin's water bodies, from small ponds to large reservoirs. Anglers targeting catfish often use a variety of baits, including stinkbaits, cut bait, and live bait such as worms or shrimp, presented on the bottom using simple rigs. Whether fishing from the shore, a boat, or a kayak, anglers can enjoy the excitement of reeling in catfish while soaking in the serene beauty of Austin's natural surroundings.

Furthermore, Austin boasts an abundance of other species to pursue, including crappie, striped bass, white bass, and carp, among others. These diverse opportunities cater to anglers of all preferences and experience levels, ensuring there's always something new to discover on the water. Whether casting from the banks of the Colorado River, trolling the depths of Lake Travis, or fly fishing along the shores of Lady Bird Lake, anglers in Austin can enjoy the thrill of hooking into a variety of game fish while immersing themselves in the vibrant outdoor culture of the city.

Recent Reviews of Captain Experiences

  • ★★★★★
    Bryan got us hooked onto over a dozen Bass! He was knowledgeable of all the fishing holes and techniques. We had a great time and good laughs! Highly recommend.

    Kim H. with Bryan C. of Austin, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Absolutely fantastic. Cory and Kevib wer both great.

    Dale K. with Kevin O. of Austin, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Kevin was an awesome guide! I took my 10 year son and we were able to catch almost 30 fish, mostly perch, sunfish but did catch some big black drum and catfish. We caught fish almost the whole time we were out which is what I was looking for since we are both inexperienced, my son had a great time and made good memories.

    Diana T. with Kevin M. of Austin, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Great guide and great guy. I definitely recommend Aaron!

    Dan with Aaron L. of Austin, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Aaron knows the lakes around Austin and has plenty of material onboard. We catched several fishes while weather conditions where difficult. Additionaly he was flexible and changed the trip date to get a better weather window. Aaron fits your expectations and is very friendly. I definetly recommend.

    Pierre-Alain S. with Aaron L. of Austin, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Kevin was fantastic! We had a cold day but spirits were high and fishing was great!!! Caught 7 fish! Kids had a blast and adults enjoyed seeing the lake real estate!

    Leah K. with Kevin M. of Austin, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    We had a great experience with Captain Kevin. He has a great rig, great personality and put us on enough Large Mouth to please me. I took my 10 year old son because he said he wanted to catch a large mouth. Kevin came through with an extra life jacket too (I forgot one for my son). One hiccup was we were going to meet at different lake but they closed it due to the horrible drought we are in. Kevin audibled and we meet at Lake Bastrop which was more convenient for me anyway. I would definitely recommend this easy to use app and would definitely hire Captain Kevin again. He had everything we needed and got us catching fish quickly. He is really good with kids too!

    Robert B. with Kevin M. of Austin, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Kevin was awesome and so was his boat

    George P. with Kevin M. of Austin, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    My experience was wonderful with Captain Kevin! He texted a couple days before the trip to ask if we could head out earlier than our scheduled time due to the heat and go try to beat the weekend rush of recreational boaters. So I met him at the boat ramp, which was very easy to find, at 6:15 and we headed out. The first place we fished was where we caught the biggest fish, pictured below, in the first 20 minutes of fishing. Things were a little slow the rest of the day, but we caught probably around a dozen fish, targeting and catching a variety of different species. . Captain Kevin was extremely friendly, and knows more about fishing than just about anybody I’ve met. He knew I’m a beginner, and was very kind and patient in teaching me and explaining everything to me. We swapped stories, got to know each other, and had the most wonderful time. I would highly recommend fishing with Captain Kevin.

    Chad G. with Kevin M. of Austin, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Grant was a very pleasant and helpful guide for my daughter and me. Fishing was slow, on a very hot day. We both caught some nice bass, despite being on the river with several hundred July 4th weekend kayakers and paddleboaters, as well a bat watchers under the bridges. Grant is very knowledgeable and great fun to fish with. Highly recommend.

    Bill I. with Grant L. of Austin, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    We had an amazing time out on Lake Travis with our guide Captain Aaron. Aaron reached out to us before our trip to check in and answer any questions we had. He provided great directions to the floating dock to meet him. We had a super fun morning out on the lake fishing for Bass. We got to try several different Rod & Reel combos, and various spots on Lake Travis. At the end of our trip he gave us a tour of Lake Travis! We will definitely book with Captain Aaron again.

    Jane I. with Aaron L. of Austin, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Grant is awesome and very knowledgeable.

    Ryan F. with Grant L. of Austin, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Had a great time, Grant was very knowledgeable. He had the proper gear, and knew how to use it. He also was great to talk to. I would recommend him highly.

    James F. with Grant L. of Austin, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    My son and I recently went on a guided trip with Derek and we could not be happier! Originally we were scheduled for Lake Austin, but Derek had gotten some news that we should hit Lake Travis instead, and it definitely paid off! His knowledge of the lake and guidance with us novice fishermen (and just a good guy all around) led to some fun results!

    Logan . with Derek R. of Austin, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Derek did a great job. Even though the weather was a little cold and the fish weren’t too hungry, we hit multiple different spots and everyone on the trip landed something! We also nearly landed a 25 pound mega catfish that would’ve been a personal best! All in all, awesome day, awesome guide.

    Ian O. with Derek R. of Austin, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Kevin is a great guide and super passionate about putting you on your biggest fish. Mother nature worked against us on my trip but I was still able to learn a lot about fishing in Texas as I’m new here. Even though the bite was hard and we got snunked I would go out again with Kevin with full confidence.

    Grizz J. with Kevin O. of Austin, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Carson is the man 10/10!

    Joey B. with Carson C. of Austin, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Great friendly guide. Worked hard to find fish

    Logan H. with Carson C. of Austin, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Had the best time with Captain Carson. It was our first time bass fishing outside the Midwest and he was an excellent guide and great at teaching us some new techniques. He was very knowledgable about the area, and has experience with all sorts of fishing from river and lake to offshore. Shared some great stories, had an awesome experience, and plan to be going out again! Thanks again Carson!

    Shawna S. with Carson C. of Austin, Texas

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