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Embark on an unforgettable 10 - 12 hour deep-sea fishing expedition led by the seasoned expertise of Captain Andre aboard his 25ft Robalo Center Console in Corpus Christi, Texas. With a passion for angling and extensive experience, Captain Andre invites you to join him for an exceptional fishing adventure, targeting a variety of prized species including Amberjack, Blackfin Tuna, Bull Shark, Mangrove Snapper, Red Snapper, and Tilefish. Set against the stunning backdrop of Corpus Christi's coastal beauty, this deep-sea fishing trip promises an exhilarating blend of skill and excitement. Captain Andre's vast knowledge ensures that every angler, regardless of experience level, can refine their techniques and engage in a thrilling pursuit of diverse and sought-after species. Navigating the deep waters of Corpus Christi alongside Captain Andre unveils a world of angling possibilities. From the strength of Amberjack and the exhilaration of Blackfin Tuna to the challenge of Bull Shark, Mangrove Snapper, Red Snapper, and Tilefish, each catch promises an exceptional and memorable experience. Immerse yourself in an adventure marked by professionalism, angling prowess, and a deep respect for the marine ecosystem. Captain Andre's commitment to responsible fishing practices guarantees an experience that is both gratifying and environmentally conscious. Dive into the world of deep-sea fishing in Corpus Christi, Texas, casting your line under the guidance of Captain Andre on his 25ft Robalo Center Console, and create cherished memories amidst the captivating beauty of the Gulf's waters. 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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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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trip description for Port A Offshore - 31' Bertram 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 31' Bertram sportfisher with a capacity of 6 anglers. Powered by twin inboard Yanmar 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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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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Captain Michael is an expert fisherman who loves nothing more than to help others catch Redfish, Trout, Black Drum, and Flounder for an amazing day out on Texas' Coastal Bend! His main fishing spots are in Aransas, Copano, St. Charles, Carlos, Mesquite, Ayres, and San Antonio Bays, and he's happy to pick you up from almost anywhere. Captain Michael's boat is a 23' Crestliner with a Mercury XS 150 motor that provides a comfortable and speedy ride out to catch fish. This boat can go into shallow water and is great for catching Redfish. It also has a trolling motor, and a spacious front fishing deck. The boat can accommodate up to four guests. When it comes to fishing, Captain Michael likes to use live bait, cut bait, and some artificial lures to target these inshore fish with great success. He will provide everything from rods, reels, tackle, bait, to cleaning your catch so that you can focus on enjoying your day out on the water. All you need to bring is a cooler with your favorite snacks/drinks, a camera to capture the moment, and your Texas Fishing license. Join Captain Michael for an unforgettable day of fishing and let him take care of the rest! Read More

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Everything to Know About Booking a Corpus Christi kingfish fishing charter

What are the best kingfish fishing charters in Corpus Christi?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 23 kingfish 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 2706 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.

Other popular cities nearby for booking a Kingfish charter include Port Aransas and Aransas Pass.

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

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

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

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

How much do Corpus Christi kingfish fishing charters cost?

for kingfish in Corpus Christi prices can range anywhere from about $725 to $3,500, but the average price for a half day trip for kingfish in Corpus Christi is $1,025. The average price for a full day trip for kingfish in Corpus Christi is $2,390.

What month is best for kingfish fishing in Corpus Christi?

The most popular season for kingfish fishing in Corpus Christi is summer, and most anglers book their trips 38 days in advance.

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

Kingfish, also known as king mackerel, are a prized gamefish species found in the waters of Corpus Christi, offering anglers thrilling fishing experiences. These fast-swimming predators are known for their sleek bodies, sharp teeth, and powerful runs, making them a challenging catch for anglers of all skill levels. Kingfish can be found in both nearshore and offshore waters, particularly around structure such as reefs, wrecks, and oil platforms where they hunt for baitfish like mullet and menhaden.

In Corpus Christi, kingfish are typically targeted by anglers trolling offshore waters using live baitfish or artificial lures. Trolling allows anglers to cover a large area of water while searching for actively feeding kingfish. Anglers often use downriggers or planer boards to control the depth of their baits and vary their trolling speed to mimic the movement of baitfish and entice strikes from kingfish. Additionally, anglers may encounter kingfish while drifting or bottom fishing near offshore structure, particularly during periods of active feeding activity.

Kingfish are highly prized for their firm, flavorful flesh, making them a popular target for both recreational and commercial anglers in Corpus Christi. Anglers can enjoy the thrill of battling these powerful fish while also reaping the rewards of a delicious meal. However, it's important for anglers to adhere to regulations regarding catch limits and size restrictions to ensure the sustainability of kingfish populations in Corpus Christi's waters. With the right techniques and a bit of luck, anglers can enjoy successful kingfish fishing adventures in the waters off Corpus Christi's coast.

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

In Corpus Christi, the kingfish season typically peaks during the warmer months of late spring, summer, and early fall. During these months, kingfish 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 kingfish, making them more active and easier to locate for anglers. Anglers targeting kingfish during this season often find success trolling offshore waters around reefs, wrecks, and oil platforms where these predators hunt for baitfish.

While kingfish 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, kingfish may migrate farther offshore or southward in search of warmer waters, leading to decreased angler encounters. However, dedicated anglers may still encounter kingfish during winter months, particularly in areas with deeper offshore structure where they may seek refuge from colder temperatures.

In addition to seasonal migrations, kingfish abundance in Corpus Christi's waters may also be influenced by factors such as baitfish abundance and ocean currents. Anglers should stay informed about local fishing reports and conditions to maximize their chances of success when targeting kingfish. By understanding the seasonal patterns and behaviors of kingfish in Corpus Christi, anglers can plan their fishing trips accordingly and increase their chances of encountering these fast-swimming predators for an exciting fishing experience.

What techniques are popular for catching kingfish in Corpus Christi?

Kingfish fishing in Corpus Christi typically involves employing a variety of techniques tailored to target these fast-swimming predators effectively. One popular technique is trolling offshore waters using live baitfish or artificial lures. Anglers often deploy multiple lines behind the boat at different depths, varying their trolling speed to mimic the movement of baitfish and entice strikes from kingfish. 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 kingfish.

Another productive technique for targeting kingfish in Corpus Christi is to drift or bottom fish near offshore structure such as reefs, wrecks, and oil platforms. Anglers can anchor or drift along these areas while deploying live baitfish or cut bait on the bottom to attract kingfish. Using heavy-duty tackle and strong leaders is essential when bottom fishing for kingfish, as these predators are known for their powerful runs and sharp teeth. Anglers should remain vigilant and be prepared to quickly set the hook when they feel a strike from a kingfish.

Additionally, anglers may encounter kingfish while fishing near baitfish schools or actively feeding birds, as these predators often hunt in association with other marine life. Casting lures such as spoons or jigs into areas of surface activity can provoke strikes from kingfish, particularly when they are actively feeding on baitfish near the surface. By using a combination of trolling, bottom fishing, and casting techniques, anglers in Corpus Christi can increase their chances of success when targeting kingfish and enjoy thrilling battles with these fast and powerful predators.

What other species are popular in Corpus Christi?

Apart from targeting kingfish, 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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    Corey was an amazing guide! We had a blast and caught some reds. Will be booking with Corey again!!!

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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.

    Henry V. with Corey B. of Port Aransas, Texas

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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

  • ★★★★★
    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!!

    Jason L. with Danny D. of Port Aransas, Texas

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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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