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trip description for Big 3 Beatdown in Corpus Christi

Explore the beautiful waters of Padre Island and Corpus Christi with Captain Payton. You'll have the opportunity to catch a variety of inshore species, including the famous Texas "Big Three": Redfish, Trout, and Flounder. Captain Payton will take you to the best spots using light tackle in the bays, and may even have some secret techniques up his sleeve depending on the day's weather and tides. All fishing equipment is provided, and bottled water is available on the boat. You're welcome to bring your own snacks and drinks, but don't forget to bring your Texas fishing license. Captain Payton will take care of everything else to ensure you have an unforgettable fishing experience! Read More

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trip description for Island Angler's Delight in Corpus Christi

Join Captain Payton for a fishing adventure exploring the waters around Padre Island and Corpus Christi! These waters are teeming with inshore sportfish species, and you can expect to target the Texas "Big Three": Redfish, Trout, and Flounder. Using light tackle, you'll head to the bays for these fun and delicious fish, but Captain Payton may have a secret method to show you for hooking into them depending on the day, weather, and tides! You'll be fishing aboard a 24' Shoal Water center console with space for up to 6 guests. The vessel is powered by a 250 HP Mercury engine, making it easy to navigate around the Corpus coast. All fishing equipment is included in the price, and bottled water is available on the boat. You can bring your own drinks and snacks for the day, but don't forget your Texas fishing license. Captain Payton will take care of the rest, ensuring you have a fantastic fishing experience! Read More

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trip description for Laguna Madre Bay Trip in Corpus Christi

If you've been looking to do some classic Texas fishing and beat the summer heat in Corpus Christi, look no further than this trip with Captain Dusty! He's a pro when it comes to fishing the Laguna Madre, and he knows how to put you on the big ones! Whether you're an experienced angler, a greenhorn looking to learn more, or a vacationer looking to spice up your summer travels, you'll have a blast out there. When you're fishing with Captain Dusty, you'll be aiming for the "Texas Triple" or the "Texas Slam"—both names for when you catch a Flounder, a Redfish, and a Speckled Trout in one day! You can also expect to hook Black Drum and Sheepshead, both of which share habitat with Redfish. Generally, you'll be fishing shrimp on popping corks, which really attract big surface bites. Be ready, because you never know which bite is going to be your personal record! Captain Dusty runs his trips from a 23' Shoalwater, a perfect boat for this environment. She's powered by a brand-new 300-HP Suzuki, so you'll have no problem getting out to where the fish are. She also sports dual PowerPoles for easy maneuvering in shallow water. aDusty provides everything you need for a great trip, so just bring some sunscreen, a cooler with some snacks and drinks, and your Texas saltwater fishing license and you'll be good to go! Read More

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trip description for Afternoon fishing!! 4 hour in Corpus Christi

Captain Shayne welcome you to Texas. Captain Shayne is a licensed guide ready to take you and your friends on a great day of fishing. He’ll meet you in Corpus Christi and take you to the area’s bountiful inshore waters, backcountry, as well as flats. The captain will know exactly where to look for fish and will make sure you have a great experience on the water! Read More

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trip description for Corpus Christi All-Day Action in Corpus Christi

Chase your next trophy or tonight's dinner with Captain Caleb and witness the productivity that the waters of Corpus Christi, Texas have to offer! Captain Caleb will explore anywhere from the Baffin Bay down to Laguna Madre. No matter your skill level, Captain Caleb will lead the way! On these full day adventures, Captain Caleb likes to chase Black Drum, Flounder, Redfish, Sheepshead, and Speckled Trout. For these trips, Captain Caleb uses a 23’ Shoalwater center console equipped with a trolling motor, which is perfect for sneaking up on fish that get frightened easily. This vessel can accommodate 4 anglers comfortably and a 5th can usually squeeze on as well, so make sure you bring some good company! Captain Caleb likes to fish a myriad of techniques - throwing live bait and artificials, drifting shell bottoms, and fishing backwaters. It all depends on what the fish are into that day. Make sure you bring a valid Texas fishing license, a pair of sunglasses, food, drinks, and an ice chest for your day’s catch. Captain Caleb will take care of the rest! Read More

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Everything to Know About Booking a Corpus Christi sheepshead fishing charter

What are the best sheepshead fishing charters in Corpus Christi?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 40 sheepshead trips in Corpus Christi, and the most popular trips in the area are Inshore Fishing Trip guided by Mitch, Tejas Fishing Adventure guided by Nino, and Inshore Redfish and Trout guided by David.

Our guides in Corpus Christi are rated a 4.93 out of 5 based on 2718 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 Sheepshead charter include Rockport, Aransas Pass and Port Aransas.

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

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

Inshore fishing is the most popular for sheepshead in Corpus Christi as well as flats fishing, jetty fishing, and nearshore fishing.

The most common fishing techniques in Corpus Christi are light tackle fishing, artificial lure fishing, and drift fishing but live bait fishing and wading are popular as well.

How much do Corpus Christi sheepshead fishing charters cost?

for sheepshead in Corpus Christi prices can range anywhere from about $500 to $900, but the average price for a half day trip for sheepshead in Corpus Christi is $663. The average price for a full day trip for sheepshead in Corpus Christi is $777.

What month is best for sheepshead fishing in Corpus Christi?

The most popular season for sheepshead fishing in Corpus Christi is summer, and most anglers book their trips 22 days in advance.

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

Sheepshead fishing in Corpus Christi, Texas, is a popular activity among anglers, offering opportunities to target these challenging and delicious fish in the coastal waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Sheepshead, named for their prominent teeth that resemble those of sheep, are typically found near structure such as jetties, pilings, docks, and rock piles. Anglers can target sheepshead year-round, but they are particularly abundant during the cooler months from late fall through early spring when they congregate inshore to spawn.

One effective technique for targeting sheepshead in Corpus Christi is bottom fishing with natural baits such as live shrimp, fiddler crabs, or small pieces of blue crab. Anglers can present their baits near structure where sheepshead are known to feed, allowing them to graze on barnacles, small crustaceans, and mollusks. Due to their cautious nature, sheepshead can be challenging to hook, requiring anglers to use small hooks and light tackle and to set the hook quickly when they feel a bite.

In addition to bottom fishing, anglers can also target sheepshead using artificial lures such as small jigs, soft plastics, or shrimp imitations. By casting their lures near structure and retrieving them with a slow, twitching motion, anglers can mimic the movements of natural prey and entice sheepshead into striking. This method allows for a more active approach to fishing and can be particularly effective when targeting sheepshead in shallow water or along sandy flats. With their tasty white flesh and challenging fights, sheepshead provide anglers in Corpus Christi with an exciting fishing experience and the opportunity to reel in some of the Gulf Coast's most prized catches.

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

Sheepshead seasons in Corpus Christi, Texas, are influenced by the fish's spawning behavior, migratory patterns, and environmental conditions throughout the year. Generally, the prime seasons for sheepshead fishing coincide with the cooler months of late fall through early spring. During this time, sheepshead migrate inshore to spawn, congregating near structure such as jetties, pilings, docks, and rock piles. Anglers can take advantage of this seasonal movement to target sheepshead in shallow waters, where they are more accessible and abundant.

Late fall through early spring is often considered the best time to target sheepshead in Corpus Christi, as the cooler water temperatures prompt these fish to move closer to shore in search of spawning grounds and food. Anglers can expect to encounter sheepshead in good numbers along jetties, rock piles, and other structure-rich areas, where they feed on barnacles, small crustaceans, and mollusks. As the water warms up in late spring and summer, sheepshead may move offshore or into deeper waters, making them less accessible to anglers targeting them from shore.

While sheepshead can be caught year-round in Corpus Christi, their abundance and behavior may vary with the changing seasons. During the warmer months of late spring and summer, sheepshead may be found in deeper waters or along offshore reefs, where they seek cooler temperatures and ample food sources. However, anglers targeting sheepshead during these seasons can still find success by focusing on areas with structure and employing techniques such as bottom fishing with natural baits or using artificial lures. By understanding the seasonal movements and behavior of sheepshead, anglers in Corpus Christi can maximize their chances of a successful fishing trip throughout the year.

What techniques are popular for catching sheepshead in Corpus Christi?

Sheepshead fishing in Corpus Christi, Texas, requires anglers to utilize specific techniques tailored to the behavior and feeding habits of these challenging fish. One effective technique is bottom fishing with natural baits such as live shrimp, fiddler crabs, or small pieces of blue crab. Sheepshead are known for their preference for crustaceans and mollusks, so presenting these baits near structure such as jetties, pilings, docks, and rock piles is crucial. Using a small hook and light tackle, anglers can drop their baits close to the structure and allow them to drift naturally with the current, enticing sheepshead into striking.

Another successful technique for targeting sheepshead in Corpus Christi is using artificial lures such as small jigs, soft plastics, or shrimp imitations. Anglers can cast their lures near structure-rich areas and retrieve them with a slow, twitching motion to mimic the movements of natural prey. This method requires patience and finesse, as sheepshead can be selective feeders and may require multiple presentations to entice a bite. Using lures that closely resemble the forage available in the area can increase the likelihood of success when targeting sheepshead.

In addition to bottom fishing and using artificial lures, anglers can also target sheepshead using a technique known as "crabbing." This involves presenting a live crab or crab imitation near structure where sheepshead are known to feed and allowing it to move naturally with the current. Sheepshead are opportunistic feeders and will readily strike at a well-presented crab, providing anglers with an exciting and rewarding fishing experience. By varying their techniques and experimenting with different baits and presentations, anglers in Corpus Christi can increase their chances of success when targeting sheepshead in the coastal waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

What other species are popular in Corpus Christi?

In addition to sheepshead, Corpus Christi, Texas, offers anglers a wide variety of other species to target for an exciting day of fishing. One popular catch in these waters is the redfish, also known as red drum, prized for its powerful runs and delicious flesh. Redfish can be found in a variety of habitats, including marshes, flats, and along shorelines, where they feed on crustaceans, baitfish, and other prey. Anglers often target redfish using a variety of techniques such as sight fishing, casting artificial lures, and bottom fishing with live or cut bait.

Another prized species found in the waters of Corpus Christi is the speckled trout, also known as spotted seatrout, valued for its delicate flavor and beautiful markings. Speckled trout are commonly found in shallow bays, estuaries, and along grassy flats, where they feed on small fish, shrimp, and other prey. Anglers can target speckled trout using a variety of techniques, including casting artificial lures, drifting with live bait, and fly fishing. Speckled trout provide anglers with exciting fights and rewarding catches, making them a popular target for both novice and experienced anglers alike.

In addition to redfish and speckled trout, Corpus Christi offers opportunities to target a variety of other species, including flounder, black drum, snook, and tarpon. Whether fishing from shore, inshore, or offshore, anglers can enjoy a diverse range of fishing experiences in Corpus Christi, with each species presenting its own unique challenges and rewards. With its rich biodiversity and abundance of marine life, Corpus Christi is a premier destination for anglers seeking adventure and excitement on the pristine waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

Recent Reviews of Captain Experiences

  • ★★★★★
    We had a great trip. The fish just were not biting. No one was finding fish the day that we were on the water.

    Patrick L. with Jim G. of Rockport, Texas

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    We had a great time and took home a nice catch of reds.

    Michael R. with Jim G. of Rockport, Texas

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    Ruben is an experienced captain and put us on the fish on a slow day.

    John B. with Ruben S. of Port Aransas, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Jim took me and my husband out and we had a blast he knew the area very well and was knowledgeable of where the bites would be. Would definitely book again

    Shannon P. with Jim G. of Rockport, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Highly recommend Capt Brody. Good day of fishing and he is great with the kids.

    Steve R. with Brody J. of Rockport, Texas

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    Captain David was a great guide. I had a good time and got to land some really nice fish. Thank you.

    Curtis H. with David L. of Aransas Pass, Texas

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    My son and I went out with Rueben and had a great time. It was a windy day and the fish weren’t initially biting but he took us to a bunch of different spots and we hauled in a few redfish. He was a great role model for my son who wants to be a fishing guide someday. Would definitely go out with him again.

    Jeremy F. with Ruben S. of Port Aransas, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Great trip Justin got us limited out and it was a beautiful morning on the water

    Jeffrey A. with Justin M. of Port Aransas, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Travis is great! Easy going. Super knowledgeable. A+. Would def book him again.

    Clay S. with Travis G. of Rockport, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    great guide…highly recommend…

    Elliot W. with Joshua K. of Aransas Pass, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Great trip. Limited on Sheapshead. 25 total fish between 3 people. Shane did a great job of making sure we had what we needed to keep catching

    Arthur K. with Shayne M. of Corpus Christi, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Steven put us on the fish and was an amazing guide and all around fun guide. We really enjoyed his company and he really knows his stuff!

    James D. with Steven S. of Port Aransas, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Larry is the man! Great at teaching the “why” of fishing and helping you learn some new tips and tricks. It doesn’t hurt that we caught a ton of redfish and trout as well. If you want to catch fish on artificials, this is your guy.

    Attison B. with Larry B. of Aransas Pass, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    If you are looking to catch fish at any experience level and have a trip to remember, Mitch is an outstanding and friendly guide! He was well prepared, communicated times and location well, and was very knowledgeable of the location and local wildlife. He even fileted and packaged our catch for us. Above and beyond service. highly recommended by me and my father!

    Randy W. with Mitch D. of Corpus Christi, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Took a while because the fish weren't biting, but when they started biting we got our limit in about 15 minutes.

    Gary Y. with Steven S. of Port Aransas, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Slow fishing but Captain Jim went above and beyond to find fish for us.

    Craig C. with Jim G. of Rockport, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Went out with Cpt. Jeff's guide Cpt. Gibson. Had an absolute blast. Couldn't recommend this group enough. Put us on some great fish and Cpt. Gibson had a great attitude. You won't be disappointed. First time using Captain Experience's and was very impressed with their communication and responsiveness. Will definitely book with them again.

    Baker W. with Gibson J. of Rockport, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Great experience with Captain Jim! Super friendly with tons of stories about his life experiences. Fishing was slow across the area the day we went, big changes in weather dropped the temps but got a couple of keeper reds and all kinds of other different fish which was fun to learn about and see. Highly recommend taking a trip with him he will keep you entertained for hours

    Adam R. with Jim G. of Rockport, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Took my family to the Rockport to celebrate one of my son's tenth birthday. My son had a blast! Captain Brody put us on the fish! He was really patient with our son and showed us all a great time. Would book with him again in a heartbeat (and we will)! Money well spent!

    David B. with Brody J. of Rockport, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Rueben was great. Fishing was slow but he kept working hard until we boated 4 nice Red fish. We had some of the fillets prepared at Finn’s at his suggestion and they were great. I will definitely book with Captain Rueben again.

    Robin A. with Ruben S. of Port Aransas, Texas

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