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trip description for Fishing Deep Off Port A in Port Aransas

If you've been dying to hook up a prizewinner off the South Texas coast, this trip with Captain Freddy is your ticket! Port Aransas (locally nicknamed "Port A") is a fishing hotpsot that has opportunities for all the top gamefish, from fast pelagic predators such as Wahoo, King Mackerel, and Mahi to stubborn fighters such as Amberjack, Snapper, and Grouper. On this trip, you'll be able to take a shot at them all, depending on the season and your preferences. You'll go after these fish using a range of techniques, including bottomfishing, drifting, trolling, and jigging. Captain Freddy is an expert and is happy to give you some tips to help you refine your technique, but once that fish is on, it's all you! Whether you're out there to fill your cooler or to bag a trophy, he'll get you on the fish and do everything he can to help you hook 'em, fight 'em, and get them over the rail. On this trip, you'll be out on the water aboard Captain Freddy's 46' Bertram sportfisher. This beautiful boat has everything you need for a comfortable and successful day on the water, including two air-conditioned staterooms, bathrooms, outriggers, downriggers, a tower for sighting fish, and twin Detroit engines for a total of 1500 horsepower. Captain Freddy provides everything you need, including top-of-the-line rods, reels, bait, and tackle. All you need to bring is proper clothing, sunscreen, a hat, and your Texas fishing license! Read More

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Hit the water with Captain Daniel and experience an action-packed day of fishing! This 8, 10, or 12- hour deep-water adventure allows you to target a bigger variety of fish, such as Red Snapper (depending on the season), Mahi Mahi, and Tuna. The crew of Captain Daniel will guide you every step of the way. You will fish for big game fish, troll weed lines, and bottom fish around rocks, wrecks, and structure. The crew especially loves teaching kids and beginners everything about the different fish species available in this area, as well as fishing techniques. Captain Daniel will supply fuel, bait, top-of-the-line rods and reels, tackle, and ice. All you need to bring is a valid Texas Fishing License with a saltwater stamp for those over 16 years of age, food and drinks of your choice (no bananas), and comfortable life jackets if you are traveling with children. Enjoy an incredible day on the water with Captain Daniel! Read More

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Embark on an unforgettable 8-hour adventure with Captain Jack! On this trip, you'll go offshore to chase some of Texas' most popular sportfish while enjoying amazing, wide-open views of the Gulf of Mexico! Captain Jack will use his 45+ years of experience to take you where the fish are biting. You can expect to fish within a 40-nautical mile radius of Port Aransas, targeting Kingfish, Mahi Mahi, Cobia, and more! You will be fishing from Captain Jack’s sleek 42’ Bertram, which is powered by twin 450 HP Cummins engines. The boat’s interior is air-conditioned and spacious and she also contains a full-sized bathroom. If you like a view, you’ll enjoy riding up in the boat’s spacious flybridge! Captain Jack will provide the rods and reels, bait, and tackle. You must bring a valid Texas Fishing License with a saltwater stamp, food and drinks (no glass). These trips can host up to six people, so bring some good company! Get ready for a monster day on the water with Captain Jack! Read More

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trip description for Port A Offshore - 44' Tiarra in Port Aransas

Hit the water with Captain Daniel and experience an action-packed day of fishing! The deep waters in the Gulf of Mexico are an excellent place to chase after some serious fish. This 8, 10, or 12-hour adventure allows you to target a wide variety of fish, such as Red Snapper (depending on the season), Mahi Mahi, Tuna, Cobia, and many more species of fish. The crew of Captain Daniel will guide you every step of the way. You will fish for big game fish, troll weed lines, and bottom fish around rocks, wrecks, and structures. The crew especially loves teaching kids and beginners everything about the different fish species available in this area, as well as fishing techniques. For these trips, Captain Daniel uses a 44' Tiarra with a capacity of 6 anglers. Powered by twin inboard Desiel engines, she'll get you far away from land with time to spare! This sturdy vessel comes equipped with all the essential navigational gear as well as a toilet and a small cabin to make your offshore excursion as comfortable as possible. Captain Daniel will supply fuel, bait, top-of-the-line rods and reels, tackle, a cooler and ice. All you need to bring is a valid Texas Fishing License with a saltwater stamp for those over 16 years of age, food and drinks of your choice (no bananas), and comfortable life jackets if you are traveling with children. Captain Daniel will clean any keepers for you to take home. Get ready to make some memories on the water with Captain Daniel! Read More

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trip description for Port A Offshore - 36' Twin Vee in Port Aransas

Hit the water with Captain Daniel and experience an action-packed day of fishing! This 8, 10, or 12-hour adventure allows you to target a wide variety of fish, such as Red Snapper (depending on the season), Mahi Mahi, Tuna, Cobia, and many more species of fish. The crew of Captain Daniel will guide you every step of the way. You will fish for big game fish, troll weed lines, and bottom fish around rocks, wrecks, and structures. The crew especially loves teaching kids and beginners everything about the different fish species available in this area, as well as fishing techniques. For these trips, Captain Daniel uses a 36’ Yellow Fin providing plenty of space for your whole group to enjoy a full day on the water, including bathroom facilities, a full top cover for shade, and space for several coolers. Captain Daniel will supply fuel, bait, top-of-the-line rods and reels, tackle, and ice. All you need to bring is a valid Texas Fishing License with a saltwater stamp for those over 16 years of age, food and drinks of your choice (no bananas), and comfortable life jackets if you are traveling with children. Get ready for an unforgettable day on the water with Captain Danny! Read More

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trip description for Captain Daniel's Fish Frenzy in Port Aransas

Hit the water with Captain Daniel and experience an action-packed day of fishing! This 8, 10, or 12-hour adventure allows you to target a wide variety of fish, such as Red Snapper (depending on the season), Mahi Mahi, Tuna, Cobia, and many more species of fish. The crew of Captain Daniel will guide you every step of the way. You will fish for big game fish, troll weed lines, and bottom fish around rocks, wrecks, and structures. The crew especially loves teaching kids and beginners everything about the different fish species available in this area, as well as fishing techniques. For these trips, Captain Daniel uses a 36’ Yellow Fin providing plenty of space for your whole group to enjoy a full day on the water. Includes 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, A/C, TV, and a couch. Captain Daniel will supply fuel, bait, top-of-the-line rods and reels, tackle, and ice. All you need to bring is a valid Texas Fishing License with a saltwater stamp for those over 16 years of age, food and drinks of your choice (no bananas), and comfortable life jackets if you are traveling with children. Get ready for an unforgettable day on the water with Captain Daniel! Read More

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Everything to Know About Booking a Corpus Christi cobia fishing charter

What are the best cobia fishing charters in Corpus Christi?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 16 cobia trips in Corpus Christi, and the most popular trips in the area are Baffin / Laguna Madre Trip guided by Kevin, Texas Gulf Coast Fishing guided by Michael, and Offshore Corpus Christi guided by Travis.

Our guides in Corpus Christi are rated a 4.86 out of 5 based on 2707 verified reviews on Captain Experiences.

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.

Another popular city nearby for booking a Cobia charter is Port Aransas.

Looking for kid friendly cobia guides / fishing lessons in Corpus Christi? Check out our beginner and family friendly cobia guides in Corpus Christi.

What types of cobia fishing charters are common in Corpus Christi?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular for cobia in Corpus Christi as well as nearshore fishing, inshore fishing, and flats fishing.

The most common fishing techniques in Corpus Christi are trolling, bottom fishing, and heavy tackle fishing but light tackle fishing and jigging are popular as well.

How much do Corpus Christi cobia fishing charters cost?

for cobia in Corpus Christi prices can range anywhere from about $765 to $3,500, but the average price for a half day trip for cobia in Corpus Christi is $1,205. The average price for a full day trip for cobia in Corpus Christi is $2,350.

What month is best for cobia fishing in Corpus Christi?

The most popular season for cobia fishing in Corpus Christi is summer, and most anglers book their trips 35 days in advance.

Do I need a Corpus Christi fishing license for cobia and what are the bag limits for cobia in Corpus Christi?

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

What is cobia fishing in Corpus Christi all about?

Cobia, also known as ling or lemonfish, are a sought-after gamefish species found in the waters of Corpus Christi, offering anglers thrilling fishing experiences. These large and powerful fish are known for their distinctive appearance, featuring a long, dark-colored body with a broad head and a protruding lower jaw. Cobia are migratory species that can be found in both nearshore and offshore waters, often congregating around structure such as reefs, wrecks, and oil platforms. Their willingness to inhabit a variety of habitats and their voracious appetite make them a challenging and rewarding catch for anglers of all skill levels.

In Corpus Christi, cobia are typically targeted by anglers using a variety of techniques, including trolling, sight fishing, and bottom fishing. Trolling offshore waters with live baitfish or artificial lures is a common method for targeting cobia, particularly around offshore structure where these predators are known to gather. Anglers may also sight fish for cobia in shallower coastal waters, scanning the surface for the distinctive dark shape of the fish or looking for cobia following rays or turtles, which they often accompany in search of food. Once spotted, anglers can cast live bait or lures to entice strikes from these powerful fish.

Cobia fishing in Corpus Christi is most productive during the warmer months of late spring, summer, and early fall, when water temperatures are higher and cobia are more active. During these months, cobia migrate along the Gulf Coast in search of warmer waters and prey, making them more accessible to anglers. However, cobia can still be found in Corpus Christi's waters year-round, particularly around offshore structure where they may seek refuge from cooler temperatures. With their impressive size, strength, and fighting ability, cobia provide anglers in Corpus Christi with exciting fishing opportunities and memorable catches.

What are the most popular months to fish for cobia fishing in Corpus Christi?

In Corpus Christi, the cobia fishing season typically peaks during the warmer months of late spring, summer, and early fall. During these months, cobia are more abundant in the waters off the coast of Corpus Christi as they migrate along the Gulf Coast in search of warmer waters and prey. The warmer water temperatures stimulate feeding activity among cobia, making them more active and easier to locate for anglers. Anglers targeting cobia during this season often find success trolling offshore waters around reefs, wrecks, and oil platforms where these predators hunt for baitfish.

While cobia can be found in Corpus Christi's waters year-round, their presence may vary depending on factors such as water temperature, weather patterns, and prey availability. During the cooler months of winter, cobia may migrate farther offshore or southward in search of warmer waters, leading to decreased angler encounters. However, dedicated anglers may still encounter cobia during winter months, particularly in areas with deeper offshore structure where they may seek refuge from colder temperatures.

Overall, the cobia season in Corpus Christi is influenced by seasonal changes in water temperature and other environmental factors. Anglers interested in targeting cobia should stay informed about local fishing reports and conditions to maximize their chances of success. By understanding the seasonal patterns and behaviors of cobia in Corpus Christi, anglers can plan their fishing trips accordingly and increase their chances of encountering these prized gamefish for an exciting fishing experience.

What techniques are popular for catching cobia in Corpus Christi?

When targeting cobia in Corpus Christi, anglers often employ a variety of techniques tailored to the habits and behaviors of these powerful gamefish. One effective technique is trolling offshore waters using live baitfish or artificial lures. Anglers typically deploy multiple lines behind the boat at different depths, varying their trolling speed to mimic the movement of baitfish and entice strikes from cobia. Downriggers or planer boards may be used to control the depth of the baits, allowing anglers to cover a larger area of water and increase their chances of encountering feeding cobia.

Another productive method for cobia fishing in Corpus Christi is sight fishing, particularly in shallower coastal waters. Anglers may scan the surface for the distinctive dark shape of cobia or look for cobia following rays or turtles, which they often accompany in search of food. Once spotted, anglers can cast live bait or lures to entice strikes from these powerful fish. Sight fishing for cobia requires patience and keen observation but can result in thrilling encounters with these impressive gamefish.

Additionally, bottom fishing near offshore structure such as reefs, wrecks, and oil platforms can be effective for targeting cobia in Corpus Christi. Anglers can anchor near the structure and deploy live baitfish or rigged bait, allowing them to drift naturally in the current or using a slow retrieve to mimic injured prey. Cobia are known to patrol these areas in search of prey, making them prime locations for anglers to encounter these predators. By using a combination of trolling, sight fishing, and bottom fishing techniques, anglers in Corpus Christi can increase their chances of success when targeting cobia and enjoy exhilarating battles with these formidable gamefish.

What other species are popular in Corpus Christi?

Apart from targeting cobia, anglers in Corpus Christi have a diverse range of other species to pursue for an exciting fishing experience. One popular catch in the area is the redfish, known for its strong fighting ability and delicious flesh. Redfish can be found in a variety of habitats, including shallow flats, marshes, and around structure like jetties and oyster reefs. Anglers often use live bait such as mullet or shrimp, as well as artificial lures like spoons or soft plastics, to entice these hard-fighting fish. Redfish provide anglers with thrilling battles and are highly prized for both their sport and culinary value.

Another prized species in Corpus Christi is the speckled trout, valued for its beautiful speckled appearance and delicate flavor. These predators are abundant in the bays and estuaries surrounding the city, making them a prime target for local anglers and visitors alike. Speckled trout can be found in a variety of habitats, including shallow grass flats, deeper channels, and around oyster reefs. Anglers often use a combination of live bait and artificial lures to entice these fish, with techniques varying based on the season and location.

Furthermore, Corpus Christi offers opportunities to target species such as flounder, sheepshead, and mangrove snapper. Flounder are commonly found in sandy bottoms, near structure, and in tidal creeks and estuaries, where they can be targeted using live bait or artificial lures bounced along the bottom. Sheepshead, with their distinctive black and silver stripes, are often found around pilings, docks, and other structure, where they feed on crustaceans like crabs and shrimp. Mangrove snapper, prized for their delicious flesh, can be found around reefs, wrecks, and other structure, where they can be targeted using live bait or small jigs. With such a diverse range of species to pursue, anglers exploring the waters of Corpus Christi are sure to find an exciting fishing adventure awaiting them.

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    Capt. Corey did a wonderful job. Gives great service. Has an awesome attitude. Handles his boat well, Very clean and well kept. Will definitely book with him again.

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    Thanks, Corey. You are a good Captain. The Sheepshead filets were great and the day on the boat was fantastic. Too bad the fishing wasn’t better. Thanks for spending the extra time. The Krall Fsmily

    Clayton K. with Corey B. of Port Aransas, Texas

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    Awesome trip! Everyone had a great time! Highly recommend!

    Jason G. with Travis M. of Corpus Christi, Texas

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    Corey was AMAZING! We had a great time, and caught lots of fish!

    Britny P. with Corey B. of Port Aransas, Texas

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    We did not have a good experience. The seas were very rough, we got sea sick, completely drenched and my husband fell out of his wheelchair when the boat hit a big wave at about mile 13 or 14. He was stayed seated on the floor of the boat as we attempted to continue out. After about 1.5 hours, we were less than 20 miles out, we decided to ask the captain to turn around.

    Gabriel D. with Danny D. of Port Aransas, Texas

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    Captain Corey was awesome! He communicated with me the the whole time and was more than accommodating to my group. This was the first ever trip I booked and I definitely will be booking again. If you want a great time and a great captain this is your trip!!

    Noah C. with Corey B. of Port Aransas, Texas

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    Great trip with James (AKA Grandpa) seas were a little rough but that's too be expected. Had a Member of our group get very ill and not only was James's first thought his safety but we cut our trip short and he even discounted the fees. Very thankful and will use them again. I can't put the review in and not mention Daryl, his mate, as well. To notch crew!!

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    Absolute best first time trip! Our captain, and his deckhand were fantastic, and really knew how make a good joke :) all around an enjoyable time.

    Macrae A. with Danny D. of Port Aransas, Texas

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    3 of us joined Kevin on an 8 hour bay fishing trip and had a fantastic time, Kevin was knowledgeable, helpful and able to get us on some great fish. Will definitely be using him in the future and would recommend him as well!

    Dalton F. with Kevin G. of Corpus Christi, Texas

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    Excellent. 4 great Wahoo and lots of snapper great guys. Loved it.

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