Top nearshore fishing trips in Galveston, TX
Everything to Know About Booking a Galveston nearshore fishing charter
What are the best nearshore fishing charters in Galveston?
Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 39 nearshore trips in Galveston, and the most popular trips in the area are Half Day Jetty Trip - 21' Mako guided by Meghan, Family Friendly Galveston Bay and Jetty Fishing Charter Trip guided by Troy, and Jetty & Bay - 23' Sea Hunt guided by William.
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What types of nearshore fishing charters are common in Galveston?
The most commonly sought after species for nearshore 1 are: 1. redfish, 2. blacktip shark, 3. black drum, 4. speckled trout / spotted seatrout, and 5. flounder.
The most common fishing techniques in Galveston are light tackle fishing, bottom fishing, and heavy tackle fishing but trolling and artificial lure fishing are popular as well.
How much do Galveston nearshore fishing charters cost?
for nearshore fishing in Galveston prices can range anywhere from $425 to $2,000, but the average price for a half day for nearshore fishing in Galveston is $673. The average price for a full day for nearshore fishing in Galveston is $924.
When is the best time to go nearshore fishing in Galveston?
The most popular season for nearshore fishing in Galveston is summer, and most anglers book their trips 12 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.