Top flats fishing trips in Galveston, TX
Everything to Know About Booking a Galveston flats fishing charter
What are the best flats fishing charters in Galveston?
Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 15 flats trips in Galveston, and the most popular trips in the area are Flounder Gigging guided by Mike, Inshore Bay Fishing - 24’ South Shore center console guided by Nick, and Galveston on the Fly (Half or Full Day) guided by Richard.
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What types of flats fishing charters are common in Galveston?
The most commonly sought after species for flats 1 are: 1. redfish, 2. speckled trout / spotted seatrout, 3. flounder, 4. sheepshead, and 5. black drum.
The most common fishing techniques in Galveston are wading, light tackle fishing, and artificial lure fishing but live bait fishing and drift fishing are popular as well.
How much do Galveston flats fishing charters cost?
for flats fishing in Galveston prices can range anywhere from $300 to $1,200, but the average price for a half day for flats fishing in Galveston is $603. The average price for a full day for flats fishing in Galveston is $726.
When is the best time to go flats fishing in Galveston?
The most popular season for flats fishing in Galveston is fall, and most anglers book their trips 25 days in advance.
Where can I get a Galveston fishing license and what are the bag limits in Galveston?
See here for more information on fishing licenses in Galveston, bag limits for target species, and fishing season regulations in Galveston. When in doubt, your fishing guide will always know the right rules and regulations in Galveston.