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Fishing in Hitchcock

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Hitchcock

39' Bluewater Extreme Trip

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39 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in Freeport

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Freeport

Freeport Offshore Run - 38' Luhrs

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38 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in Galveston

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Galveston

Deep Sea Fishing Excursion (8 Or 12 Hour)

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34 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in Freeport

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Freeport

Freeport Run - 38' Luhrs

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38 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in Freeport

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Freeport

Overnight Offshore - 38' Luhrs

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38 ft 1 - 6 People $$$

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Other Trips in Hitchcock

Fishing in Houston
Fishing in Houston
Fishing in Houston
trip description for Inshore Special in Houston

Hit the water with Captain Joey for an amazing day of inshore fishing! Expect to target Redfish, Speckled Trout, Flounder, and some Black Drum on your 5-hour (a half-day) or 8-hour (a full day) trip. The trip can host up to 4 people. Captain Joey requires you to bring a Texas Fishing License with a saltwater stamp and recommends that you bring sunscreen and sunglasses. He’ll take care of the rest. Captain Joey will provide rods and reels, artificial lures, and a cooler with ice and drinks. Enjoy your day on the water with Captain Joey! Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in Houston

Inshore Special

100% (1)
22 ft 1 - 4 People $$
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Fishing in Texas City
Fishing in Texas City
Fishing in Texas City
trip description for Bay Trip - 25' Boston Whaler in Texas City

Explore the magnificent waters out of Texas City, and have an amazing fishing adventure with Captain LG! Captain LG knows just where to go and what to do to catch the tarpon that live nearshore in the Gulf. His 25’ Boston Whaler center console boasts a comfortable ride and plenty of dry storage on board. It can accommodate 3 anglers for these trips. For this 6-hour (half-day) or 8-hour (full-day) adventure, all you need to bring is a valid Texas fishing license with a saltwater stamp, snacks and drinks (no glass), sunscreen, a hat, and an ice chest for your day’s catch. Captain LG will provide you with quality rods and reels, artificial baits and lures, reimbursement for live bait, and fish processing after the trip. Have a fun morning, learn a new technique, and master your cast with Captain LG! Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in Texas City

Bay Trip - 25' Boston Whaler

100% (5)
25 ft 1 - 4 People $$
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Fishing in Texas City
Fishing in Texas City
Fishing in Texas City
trip description for Texas City Jetty Trip in Texas City

Explore the magnificent waters out of Texas City, and have an amazing fishing adventure with Captain LG! Captain LG knows just where to go and what to do to catch the tarpon that live nearshore in the Gulf. His 25’ Boston Whaler center console boasts a comfortable ride and plenty of dry storage on board. It can accommodate 3 anglers for these trips. For this 6-hour (half-day) or 8-hour (full-day) adventure, all you need to bring is a valid Texas fishing license with a saltwater stamp, snacks and drinks (no glass), sunscreen, a hat, and an ice chest for your day’s catch. Captain LG will provide you with quality rods and reels, artificial baits and lures, reimbursement for live bait, and fish processing after the trip. Have a fun morning, learn a new technique, and master your cast with Captain LG! Read More

Inshore, Jetty Fishing Charter in Texas City

Texas City Jetty Trip

100% (1)
25 ft 1 - 4 People $$
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Fishing in Texas City
Fishing in Texas City
Fishing in Texas City
trip description for Texas City Shark Trip in Texas City

Explore the magnificent waters out of Texas City, and have an amazing fishing adventure with Captain LG! Captain LG knows just where to go and what to do to catch the tarpon that live nearshore in the Gulf. His 25’ Boston Whaler center console boasts a comfortable ride and plenty of dry storage on board. It can accommodate 3 anglers for these trips. For this 6-hour (half-day) or 8-hour (full-day) adventure, all you need to bring is a valid Texas fishing license with a saltwater stamp, snacks and drinks (no glass), sunscreen, a hat, and an ice chest for your day’s catch. Captain LG will provide you with quality rods and reels, artificial baits and lures, reimbursement for live bait, and fish processing after the trip. Have a fun morning, learn a new technique, and master your cast with Captain LG! Have a fun morning, learn a new technique, and master your cast with Captain LG! Read More

Nearshore Fishing Charter in Texas City

Texas City Shark Trip

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25 ft 1 - 4 People $$
Fishing in Galveston
Fishing in Galveston
Fishing in Galveston
trip description for West Bay Trip in Galveston

Come on down to Galveston, Texas and enjoy a fishing escapade to remember! Captain Jesse will be by your side throughout your 6-hour adventure in Galveston Bay. He’ll help you target Speckled Trout, Redfish, Flounder, and Black Drum using live bait (live shrimp and croaker) and artificial bait. You may purchase live bait for an additional price. If you would like to wade fish, let Captain Jesse know and he will accommodate! For these trips, Captain Jesse uses his 23’ Gulf Coast center console boat which can accommodate up to 4 anglers. Captain Jesse is also passionate about teaching little ones the ropes, so this trip is great for families! Make sure you bring a valid Texas saltwater fishing license, food and drinks of your choice, a hat, sunscreen, and an ice chest for your day’s catch. Captain Jesse will provide all of the rods, reels, and lures. They will also clean and fillet your fish at no additional cost. Have a fun morning or a relaxing afternoon, learn a new technique, and master your cast with Captain Jesse! Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in Galveston

West Bay Trip

100% (2)
23 ft 1 - 4 People $
Fishing in Baytown
Fishing in Baytown
Fishing in Baytown
trip description for Upper Galveston Bay Trip in Baytown

Come on down to Galveston, Texas and enjoy a fishing escapade to remember! Captain Jesse will be by your side throughout your 6-hour adventure in Galveston Bay. He’ll help you target Speckled Trout, Redfish, Flounder, and Black Drum using live bait (live shrimp and croaker) and artificial bait. You may purchase live bait for an additional price. If you would like to wade fish, let Captain Jesse know and he will accommodate! For these trips, Captain Jesse uses his 23’ Gulf Coast center console boat which can accommodate up to 4 anglers. Captain Jesse is also passionate about teaching little ones the ropes, so this trip is great for families! Make sure you bring a valid Texas saltwater fishing license, food and drinks of your choice, a hat, sunscreen, and an ice chest for your day’s catch. His business will provide all of the rods, reels, and lures. They will also clean and fillet your fish at no additional cost. Have a fun morning or a relaxing afternoon, learn a new technique, and master your cast with Captain Jesse! Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in Baytown

Upper Galveston Bay Trip

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23 ft 1 - 4 People $
Fishing in Galveston
Fishing in Galveston
Fishing in Galveston
trip description for 22' Whaler Inshore in Galveston

Captain Vincent will use his lifelong fishing experience and knowledge to take you where the fish are biting! Expect a whole lot of Speckled Trout, Redfish, Flounder, and Tarpon on your half (6 hour) or full (8 hour) day adventure across the Galveston Bay. Captain Vincent will provide artificial bait, so hook one on and let it rip! Treat yourself and three others to a day on the water with Captain Vincent! Read More

Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Galveston

22' Whaler Inshore

100% (2)
22 ft 1 - 4 People $$
Fishing in Texas City
Fishing in Texas City
Fishing in Texas City
trip description for 22' Whaler Inshore - Texas City in Texas City

Come on down to Texas City and make some memories with Captain Vincent! Whether it’s your first time on the water or you are a seasoned professional, this trip is for you. Captain Vincent knows just where to go and what to do to catch the Flounder, Redfish, and Speckled Trout that live inshore. For these 6-hour (half-day) and 8-hour (full day) trips, Capt. Vincent uses his 22’ Boston Whaler center console, which can accommodate up to 4 anglers. Make sure to bring a valid Texas Fishing License with a saltwater stamp as well as any food and drinks of your choice (no glass). Captain Vincent will provide all rods and reels (you may bring your own if you’d like), as well as artificial bait. Bring your kids or your angling buddies and head out on a fishing adventure to remember! Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in Texas City

22' Whaler Inshore - Texas City

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22 ft 1 - 4 People $$
Fishing in Galveston
Fishing in Galveston
Fishing in Galveston
trip description for Galveston Inshore Trip in Galveston

Adventure through the West Bay, East Bay, and Trinity Bay with Captain Ralph, a highly touted guide with 40+ years of fishing experience! Stay on the lookout for Redfish, Speckled Trout, and Flounder, three of Texas’ most sought-after game fish. You can choose between a 4, 6, and 8-hour trip, depending on how much fishing you want to do in one day. It should be smooth sailing as you navigate the bays in search of the rock piles and jetties where you can find these delicious inshore fish. Captain Ralph can fit up to 6 people on the spacious deck of his 26' center console, so bring your family and friends along for the adventure. The vessel is powered by a 350hp Suzuki engine, which will speed you around the bay complex. You will be fishing with light tackle and live bait stored in the live bait well. There is also a cooler on board where you can store your catch during the trip. You should bring a cooler in your car though to keep the fish fresh on the drive home. Besides a cooler, all you need to bring are some snacks, a valid Texas fishing license, and some good company! Captain Ralph provides all the rods, reels, live bait, and tackle. Be sure to wear appropriate clothing and check the weather in the days before your trip. A hat and sunblock are always a good idea, so you don't get too crispy out on the water. Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in Galveston

Galveston Inshore Trip

100% (12)
26 ft 1 - 6 People $$
Fishing in Galveston
Fishing in Galveston
Fishing in Galveston
trip description for Bay and Jetty Fishing in Galveston

Hop on board with Captain Michael to fish the jetties of Galveston Bay! The Jetties are home to a variety of fish species, including red and black drum, flounder, speckled trout, king mackerel, and tripletail, giving you the unique experience of catching offshore fish inshore. You can choose to be out on the water for 4 hours (a half-day) or 6 hours (a full day) depending on how much fishing you want to do. These trips host up to six people. Captain Michael will provide all of the fishing bait and tackle. All you need to bring is a Texas saltwater fishing license for those over 16 years of age, some snacks, and some good company! Read More

Jetty, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Galveston

Bay And Jetty Fishing

100% (2)
27 ft 1 - 6 People $$
Fishing in Galveston
Fishing in Galveston
Fishing in Galveston
trip description for Shark and Bull Drum Trip in Galveston

Hop on board with Captain Michael on an action-packed adventure along the jetties of Galveston Bay! During the hot months of the summer, sharks and bull drum like to roam around the jetties. Shark species include spinner sharks, bull sharks, and many more. These two species in particular can exceed 6 feet in length! You can choose to be out on the water for 4 hours (a half-day) or 6 hours (a full day) depending on how much fishing you want to do. These trips host up to 6 people. Captain Michael will provide all of the fishing bait and tackle. All you need to bring is a Texas saltwater fishing license for those over 16 years of age, sunscreen, as well as some food and drinks. You might want to stretch a little before the trip - it’s not uncommon to reel in lots of big fish with Captain Michael. Read More

Jetty, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Galveston

Shark And Bull Drum Trip

100% (1)
27 ft 1 - 6 People $$
Fishing in Galveston
Fishing in Galveston
Fishing in Galveston
trip description for State Water Slam in Galveston

Embark on an action-packed adventure to near-shore rigs and wrecks with Captain Michael to target monster bull drum, ling, and king fish! You can choose to be out on the water for 4 hours (a half-day) or 6 hours (a full day) depending on how much fishing you want to do. These trips host up to 6 people. Captain Michael will provide all of the fishing bait and tackle. All you need to bring is a Texas saltwater fishing license for those over 16 years of age, sunscreen, as well as some food and drinks. Let your mind escape from daily responsibilities and just have fun fishing. Read More

Nearshore Fishing Charter in Galveston

State Water Slam

NEW
27 ft 1 - 6 People $$

Everything to Know About Booking a Hitchcock gag grouper fishing charter

What are the best gag grouper fishing charters in Hitchcock?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 5 gag grouper trip in Hitchcock: 39' Bluewater Extreme Trip guided by Mike.

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Another popular city nearby for booking a Gag Grouper charter is Galveston.

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What types of gag grouper fishing charters are common in Hitchcock?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular for gag grouper in Hitchcock.

The most common fishing techniques in Hitchcock are trolling, heavy tackle fishing, and deep dropping but bottom fishing and jigging are popular as well.

How much do Hitchcock gag grouper fishing charters cost?

for gag grouper in Hitchcock prices can range anywhere from about $2,208 to $3,820, but the average price for a full day trip for gag grouper in Hitchcock is $2,840.

What month is best for gag grouper fishing in Hitchcock?

The most popular season for gag grouper fishing in Hitchcock is summer, and most anglers book their trips 30 days in advance.

Do I need a Hitchcock fishing license for gag grouper and what are the bag limits for gag grouper in Hitchcock?

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

What is gag grouper in Hitchcock all about?

In the coastal waters around Hitchcock, Texas, anglers have the opportunity to target the prized gag grouper, a species highly sought after for its delicious taste and challenging fights. These formidable fish inhabit a variety of habitats, including reefs, wrecks, and rocky outcroppings, where they prey on smaller fish and crustaceans. Gag grouper are known for their impressive size and strength, making them a favorite among anglers seeking a rewarding challenge.

Gag grouper fishing in Hitchcock can be productive year-round, but certain seasons offer particularly favorable conditions for targeting these elusive fish. Spring and summer are often considered peak seasons for gag grouper fishing, as warmer water temperatures stimulate their feeding activity and bring them closer to shore. During these seasons, anglers can often find gag grouper congregating around structure-rich areas such as reefs, wrecks, and ledges, where they ambush passing prey.

Anglers in Hitchcock use a variety of techniques to target gag grouper, including bottom fishing with live or cut bait, jigging with artificial lures, and even trolling near structure. Live bait such as pinfish, grunts, and mullet are particularly effective in enticing strikes from gag grouper. Anglers must use sturdy tackle and heavy-duty rigs to handle the powerful runs and sudden dives of these fish. With their combination of size, strength, and delicious flavor, gag grouper provide anglers in Hitchcock with an exciting and rewarding fishing experience unlike any other.

What are the most popular months to fish for gag grouper in Hitchcock?

In Hitchcock, Texas, gag grouper seasons offer anglers exciting opportunities to target these prized fish throughout the year. While gag grouper can be caught year-round in the coastal waters of Hitchcock, certain seasons are particularly productive for anglers seeking to hook into these elusive and tasty fish. Spring and summer are often considered peak seasons for gag grouper fishing in Hitchcock, as warmer water temperatures stimulate their activity and bring them closer to shore.

During the spring and summer months, gag grouper can often be found congregating around structure-rich areas such as reefs, wrecks, and ledges, where they ambush passing prey. These habitats provide ample food sources and shelter for gag grouper, making them prime locations for anglers to target. Anglers can also find success targeting gag grouper during the fall and winter months, although they may need to adjust their tactics and fishing locations as the fish move to deeper waters or seek refuge in warmer areas.

Throughout the year, anglers in Hitchcock employ a variety of techniques to target gag grouper, including bottom fishing with live or cut bait, jigging with artificial lures, and even trolling near structure. Live bait such as pinfish, grunts, and mullet are particularly effective in enticing strikes from gag grouper. Anglers must use sturdy tackle and heavy-duty rigs to handle the powerful runs and sudden dives of these fish. With their combination of size, strength, and delicious flavor, gag grouper provide anglers in Hitchcock with an exciting and rewarding fishing experience throughout the seasons.

What techniques are popular for catching gag grouper in Hitchcock?

In Hitchcock, Texas, anglers employ a variety of techniques to target the elusive and prized gag grouper, known for its delicious taste and powerful fights. One effective technique for gag grouper fishing in Hitchcock is bottom fishing with live or cut bait. Anglers typically use sturdy tackle and heavy-duty rigs to handle the powerful runs and sudden dives of these fish. Live bait such as pinfish, grunts, and mullet are particularly effective in enticing strikes from gag grouper. Anglers often position their baits near structure-rich areas such as reefs, wrecks, and ledges, where gag grouper are known to congregate.

Jigging with artificial lures is another popular technique for targeting gag grouper in Hitchcock. Anglers use a variety of jigs, including bucktail jigs, soft plastic swimbaits, or vertical jigs, and work them along the bottom or near structure to entice strikes from feeding grouper. Slow, methodical jigging motions are often effective in mimicking the natural movements of baitfish, enticing gag grouper to strike. Anglers must pay close attention to their line and be prepared for sudden strikes, as gag grouper are known for their aggressive feeding behavior.

Trolling near structure is also a productive technique for targeting gag grouper in Hitchcock. Anglers troll with deep-diving plugs or weighted trolling rigs along reefs, wrecks, and ledges where gag grouper are known to inhabit. This method allows anglers to cover a large area of water and present their baits at varying depths, increasing their chances of encountering grouper. Anglers should vary their trolling speeds and adjust their depth to find what triggers bites from the finicky gag grouper. With their combination of size, strength, and delicious flavor, gag grouper provide anglers in Hitchcock with an exciting and rewarding fishing experience using these varied techniques.

What other species are popular in Hitchcock?

Aside from targeting gag grouper, anglers in Hitchcock, Texas, have a wide variety of other species to pursue for thrilling fishing experiences. One popular target is the red snapper, a prized and delicious fish known for its vibrant coloration and firm flesh. Red snapper can often be found inhabiting offshore reefs, wrecks, and artificial structures, where they feed on crustaceans and small fish. Anglers commonly use bottom fishing techniques with live or cut bait to entice strikes from these prized gamefish.

Another sought-after species in Hitchcock's waters is the king mackerel, also known as kingfish. These fast-swimming predators are known for their aggressive strikes and powerful runs, providing anglers with thrilling battles. King mackerel are commonly found patrolling nearshore and offshore waters, where they hunt for baitfish and other prey. Anglers targeting king mackerel often use trolling techniques with shiny lures or rigged baits to entice strikes from these voracious predators.

For anglers looking for a challenge, Hitchcock offers opportunities to target a variety of pelagic species such as dorado (mahi-mahi), tuna, and wahoo. These open-water predators are known for their speed, strength, and acrobatic leaps, providing anglers with unforgettable fishing experiences. Anglers typically venture offshore in search of these species, using trolling techniques with artificial lures or live bait fishing to entice strikes. Whether targeting bottom-dwelling species like red snapper and king mackerel or pelagic predators like dorado and tuna, Hitchcock provides anglers with a diverse and rewarding fishing experience throughout the year.

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