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trip description for The Texas Slam in Hitchcock

Join Captain Pierce for an unforgettable 6-hour bay fishing adventure in the picturesque waters of Galveston Bay, East Bay, and West Bay. Whether an angling enthusiast or a novice, guests are in for an incredible day on the water. Captain Pierce operates his trips from a spacious 25 ft Haynie Bay Boat, powered by a robust 300 hp Mercury engine that ensures a smooth and efficient journey to prime fishing locations. As guests embark on this thrilling expedition, they'll be surrounded by the beauty of the Texas coast, with the scent of saltwater in the air and the promise of exciting angling moments. What's on the line during these trips? Anglers can look forward to catching the renowned "Texas Slam": Redfish, Speckled Trout, and Flounder. These prized species are known for their fighting spirit and exquisite taste, making them the crown jewels of Galveston Bay. Yet, the adventure doesn't stop there! Captain Pierce's extensive knowledge and expertise also lead guests to other fantastic catches, including Black Drum, adding variety and surprise to their day on the water. Guests need not worry about equipment, as Captain Pierce provides top-quality fishing gear to ensure a successful outing. All they need to bring is their enthusiasm, and they can prepare for an adventure of a lifetime. Whether it's a family outing, a day with friends, or a solo angling experience, Captain Pierce's trips cater to all. Reserve a spot today with Captain Pierce and get ready to create lasting fishing memories. Join him aboard his vessel, cast a line, and reel in the catch of a lifetime in the pristine waters of Galveston Bay, East Bay, and West Bay. An epic fishing journey awaits for all who embark on this adventure! Read More

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The Texas Slam

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trip description for Galveston Bay Jetty in Galveston

Embark on a captivating 4-hour journey with Captain Rene's Jetty Fishing Expedition, proudly owned and operated by a military veteran in Galveston, Texas. Captain Rene is dedicated to delivering an exceptional service and ensuring an unparalleled fishing charter experience. Inspired by the therapeutic nature of fishing, he invites you to share in the joy of his own slice of paradise. Your adventure includes top-notch fishing gear—tackle, rods, reels, live bait, and lures—all provided for you. Whether you choose to savor a delicious meal from your catch or release it back into the water, Captain Rene will graciously handle the cleaning, filleting, and bagging. Just pack your snacks, drinks, and fishing licenses, and you're ready for an unforgettable journey. Throughout the year, target a variety of species like Redfish, Black Drum, Sheepshead, Speckled Trout, and Shark, employing techniques such as light tackle, popping, and bottom fishing. Everyone, regardless of age, is welcome aboard, making it the perfect family-friendly experience. Captain Rene aspires to be your host for the ultimate fishing adventure, where you not only learn the art of catching fish but, more importantly, discover how to unwind in the most enjoyable way. Join us at the Galveston Bay jetties, where the dynamic environment and strong currents create an angling paradise. Captain Rene will supply all the necessary fishing gear; just bring your fishing license, snacks, and drinks for an adventure that will stay with you forever! Read More

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Galveston Bay Jetty

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trip description for Bay or Jetty Fishing-Weekday in Galveston

Climb aboard and explore the deeper waters of Galveston Bay! On this 5 hour trip, you can expect to fish within the bays and jetties surrounding Galveston. Captain Bobby has an eye for black drum, so don’t be surprised when the fish bite! In addition to black drum, you could catch shark, flounder, jack crevalle, king mackerel, ladyfish, mangrove snapper, and many more species of fish. The trip can host up to 6 people and is for anglers of all skill levels. Captain Bobby's 40’ sportfisher cuts through the surf making for a smoother and quicker ride out. Captain Bobby requires you to bring a valid Texas Fishing License with a saltwater stamp. You can also bring food and drink of your choice on board (no glass). You can also purchase live bait for an additional fee. Get out there and have a blast! Read More

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Bay Or Jetty Fishing-Weekday

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trip description for Galveston Bay Trout/Redfish in Galveston

Head out to Galveston Bay and fish with Captain Mike of Mike’s Fishing Services to try and reel in your personal best! Captain Mike will help you catch the limits of Speckled Trout and Redfish on your 6-hour adventure. Captain Mike has over 30 years of experience fishing all of the Galveston Bay Complex and its surrounding areas, so he knows exactly where the fish bite! You’ll be fishing on Capt. Mike’s 24’ Kenner Center console. It is equipped with a GPS and a fishfinder. You may purchase a live bait well for an additional fee. Not to mention that the boat can cruise at a maximum speed of 40 knots. It can accommodate 3 anglers. Make sure you bring a valid Texas fishing license, food and drinks of your choice (no glass), a hat, sunscreen, and some good company! Captain Mike will provide the rest. Let your mind escape daily responsibilities and enjoy your day out on the water with Captain Mike! Read More

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Galveston Bay Trout/Redfish

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trip description for Full Day Baytown Slam in Baytown

If you’ve never fished the Galveston Bay system, you’re missing out. These productive waters are home to the “Texas Big Three” (Redfish, Flounder, and Speckled Trout), Amberjack, Sheepshead, Black Drum, and many more species. On this 9-hour action-packed adventure, Captain David will help you reel ‘em all in. Captain David conducts these trips using his 24’ Shallow Sport center console which can accommodate up to 4 anglers. This vessel is meant for those shallow hotspots and makes for a smooth ride to and from your destination. When fishing with Captain David, you’ll be fishing light tackle gear as you drift the bays with popping corks or site fish the shallows for cruising fish. Captain David can also accommodate fly fishing if you'd like to bring your own gear. Your captain will provide all rods, reels, tackle, and lures. He’ll also provide water, although feel free to bring your drinks. On these trips he’ll even provide a “captain’s lunch” for you and your group! Make sure you bring a valid Texas saltwater fishing license, but otherwise Captain David will take care of the rest. Get ready for an exciting day of fishing with Captain David! Read More

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Full Day Baytown Slam

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trip description for Jetty Single Person Adventure in Galveston

Embark on an exclusive "Jetty Single Person Adventure" with Captain Isidro Molina in the rich inshore and jetty waters of Galveston, TX! This personalized 4-hour trip is designed for solo anglers who want to experience the thrill of fishing with one-on-one guidance from an experienced captain. Captain Isidro will lead you through various effective fishing techniques, including artificial lure fishing, bottom fishing, cut bait fishing, drift fishing, heavy tackle fishing, light tackle fishing, and live bait fishing. You'll target a diverse array of prized species such as Black Drum, Flounder, Redfish, Sheepshead, and Speckled Trout. You'll be fishing from a comfortable and well-equipped vessel, perfectly suited for navigating the inshore and jetty areas. With top-notch gear and technology on board, you're set for a productive and enjoyable fishing experience. Captain Isidro provides all the necessary fishing equipment, including rods, reels, tackle, and bait. Just bring your favorite snacks, drinks, sunscreen, and a hat for sun protection. Whether you're a seasoned angler or a beginner, Captain Isidro's expertise and personalized attention will ensure you have an exceptional fishing adventure. Read More

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Everything to Know About Booking a Hitchcock speckled trout fishing charter

What are the best speckled trout fishing charters in Hitchcock?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 115 speckled trout trips in Hitchcock, and the most popular trips in the area are Full day bay fishing with Captain Harry guided by Harry, Galveston Bay Fishing guided by Justen, and Half day bay fishing with Captain Harry guided by Harry.

Our guides in Hitchcock are rated a 4.95 out of 5 based on 2699 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 Speckled Trout charter include Galveston, Texas City and Baytown.

Looking for kid friendly speckled trout guides / fishing lessons in Hitchcock? Check out our beginner and family friendly speckled trout guides in Hitchcock.

What types of speckled trout fishing charters are common in Hitchcock?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular for speckled trout in Hitchcock as well as inshore fishing, jetty fishing, and nearshore fishing.

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

How much do Hitchcock speckled trout fishing charters cost?

for speckled trout in Hitchcock prices can range anywhere from about $500 to $1,196, but the average price for a half day trip for speckled trout in Hitchcock is $699. The average price for a full day trip for speckled trout in Hitchcock is $912.

What month is best for speckled trout fishing in Hitchcock?

The most popular season for speckled trout fishing in Hitchcock is summer, and most anglers book their trips 4 days in advance.

Do I need a Hitchcock fishing license for speckled trout and what are the bag limits for speckled trout 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 speckled trout in Hitchcock all about?

Speckled trout, also known as spotted seatrout, are highly sought-after gamefish in Hitchcock, Texas, prized for their strong fights and delicious flesh. These fish are easily identified by their speckled appearance, with dark spots scattered along their silvery bodies. Speckled trout inhabit a variety of habitats, including marshes, bays, and shallow coastal waters, where they feed on small fish, shrimp, and other crustaceans. Anglers in Hitchcock are drawn to speckled trout not only for the thrill of the catch but also for the culinary delight they provide.

Fishing for speckled trout in Hitchcock can be productive year-round, but certain seasons offer better opportunities for anglers to target these prized fish. During the warmer months of the year, speckled trout are more active and abundant in shallow coastal waters and estuaries. Spring and fall are considered prime seasons for speckled trout fishing in Hitchcock, as water temperatures rise or cool, triggering feeding activity and migrations. Anglers often target speckled trout using a variety of techniques, including live bait fishing, artificial lures, and fly fishing, depending on the conditions and preferences of the fish.

Live bait fishing with shrimp or small baitfish is a popular technique for targeting speckled trout in Hitchcock's waters. Anglers rig their baits on lightweight tackle and cast them along grassy shorelines, oyster beds, or shallow flats where speckled trout are known to feed. Artificial lures such as soft plastics, spoons, and topwater plugs are also effective in enticing strikes from speckled trout, particularly when retrieved at varying speeds and depths. Fly anglers can enjoy targeting speckled trout using lightweight fly rods and flies imitating small baitfish or shrimp patterns, presenting them with precision in shallow water environments.

What are the most popular months to fish for speckled trout in Hitchcock?

Speckled trout, beloved by anglers for their spirited fights and delectable taste, offer year-round fishing opportunities in Hitchcock, Texas. However, certain seasons stand out as prime times to target these prized gamefish. Spring and fall are considered the peak seasons for speckled trout fishing in Hitchcock. As the weather warms in spring, speckled trout become more active, moving into shallow waters to feed voraciously before spawning. Similarly, in the fall, as temperatures cool, speckled trout exhibit increased feeding behavior, fattening up for the winter months. During these seasons, anglers can expect to find speckled trout in abundance, particularly in shallow coastal waters, marshes, and estuaries.

Summer can also provide excellent opportunities for speckled trout fishing in Hitchcock, albeit with some adjustments in strategy. During the hotter months, speckled trout often seek cooler, deeper waters to escape the heat, making them more challenging to locate. Anglers may need to adjust their tactics, focusing on deeper channels, drop-offs, and areas with moving water, where speckled trout congregate to feed. Despite the challenges, summer can still yield impressive catches of speckled trout for anglers willing to adapt to the conditions.

Winter may present the toughest challenge for speckled trout fishing in Hitchcock, as water temperatures drop, and the fish become less active. However, dedicated anglers can still find success targeting speckled trout during this season by focusing on deeper channels, holes, and areas with structure where the fish seek refuge from colder temperatures. By employing patience, persistence, and strategic fishing techniques, anglers can enjoy year-round speckled trout fishing in Hitchcock and the thrill of hooking into these prized gamefish regardless of the season.

What techniques are popular for catching speckled trout in Hitchcock?

Fishing for speckled trout in Hitchcock, Texas, requires a combination of skill, patience, and knowledge of effective techniques. One popular method for targeting speckled trout is live bait fishing. Anglers often use live shrimp, mullet, or croakers rigged on lightweight tackle and cast them along grassy shorelines, oyster beds, or shallow flats where speckled trout are known to feed. Presentation is key when using live bait, with anglers employing subtle movements to mimic the natural behavior of the bait and entice strikes from hungry trout.

Artificial lures are also highly effective for targeting speckled trout in Hitchcock's waters. Soft plastics, such as paddle tails, jerkbaits, and shrimp imitations, are popular choices among anglers due to their versatility and lifelike action in the water. These lures can be rigged on jigheads or weedless hooks and retrieved at varying speeds and depths to mimic the movements of prey and trigger strikes from speckled trout. Topwater lures, such as poppers and walk-the-dog baits, can also be effective, particularly during low-light conditions or when speckled trout are actively feeding on the surface.

Fly fishing enthusiasts can enjoy targeting speckled trout using lightweight fly rods and flies imitating small baitfish or shrimp patterns. Sight fishing with flies can be particularly thrilling, as anglers stalk speckled trout in shallow waters and present their flies with precision to entice strikes. Whether using live bait, artificial lures, or flies, anglers in Hitchcock can employ a variety of techniques to target speckled trout and enjoy the challenge of hooking into these prized gamefish in the rich waters of the Texas Gulf Coast.

What other species are popular in Hitchcock?

In addition to speckled trout, anglers in Hitchcock, Texas, have a wealth of other species to target, ensuring diverse and exciting fishing opportunities year-round. One popular catch is the redfish, known for its powerful fights and flavorful meat. Redfish, also called red drum, are abundant in the waters around Hitchcock, particularly in marshes, bays, and shallow flats. Anglers can target redfish using a variety of techniques, including live bait fishing with shrimp or mullet, casting artificial lures such as spoons or soft plastics, and fly fishing with crab or shrimp patterns. Redfish provide thrilling angling experiences and are a prized catch for anglers of all skill levels.

Another sought-after species in Hitchcock is the flounder, prized for its delicate flavor and unique appearance. Flounder inhabit shallow coastal waters, where they camouflage themselves on sandy or muddy bottoms and ambush prey as it passes by. Anglers target flounder using techniques such as bottom fishing with live bait or jigging with artificial lures. Flounder are known for their strong strikes and challenging fights, making them a favorite target among anglers in Hitchcock.

Hitchcock's waters also offer opportunities to catch a variety of other species, including black drum, sheepshead, and spotted seatrout. Whether fishing from a boat, kayak, or the shore, anglers can enjoy pursuing these species using a range of techniques tailored to their habits and habitats. With its diverse marine ecosystem and abundant fish populations, Hitchcock remains a premier destination for anglers seeking thrilling fishing experiences along the Texas Gulf Coast.

Recent Reviews of Captain Experiences

  • ★★★★★
    Great trip, he took my Dad and I out and put us on some specs.

    Jacob M. with Blake S. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    We had an excellent time with Captain Mike. He not only takes you to where the fish are but educates you on how to fish for a particular species. Very kind and very knowledgeable. II wish I could give him more than 5 STARS. I will definitely use Mike as my future guide.

    Tim S. with Mike C. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Justen was absolutely awesome I had a blast. He got me onto the target species I wanted instantly as well as other that I've never caught before. Top notch captain, gear and boat couldn't ask for better will definitely be booking with him again. Non stop action!

    Mathew B. with Justen S. of Hitchcock, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Mike was very helpful and still put us on fish despite the bite not being the best.

    Austin B. with Mike C. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Worth it! Great time had by all.

    Andrew W. with Leb K. of Texas City, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Great trip. Very professional service. Meghan coordinated every detail and captain Burke was a great captain and got us on fish.

    Thomas O. with Meghan B. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Charles gave us a trip of a lifetime. This trip will be hard to beat. Great patient knowledgeable guide.

    Gwen P. with Charles B. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Whenever I'm in Galveston or Houston for conventions group of us charters a fishing trip. Charles put us on fish and we put a variety of species in the boat...no limits, but fishing was steady. He unhooked and baited us up all day.. We typically fish CC to Pt Isabel in the Laguna Madre 15 or more times a year and boat 50 plus Trout each limits oof reds drum and flounder. We are experienced and I have a 23' Shoalwater and have fished the area since I was 10 years old. I have won numerous inshore tournaments inncluding THe Pt A DSR twice and Pt Mansfiield Tournament. over the years. Capt Charles knows the water and we found working bait... ifyou got baitfish... you have preditors. Great trip. Buster Williams

    Everett W. with Charles B. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Super friendly guide who worked his tail off for us.

    Shawn C. with Lg B. of Texas City, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Great time with Capt. Justen. He is very knowledgeable, friendly, and helpful. We caught a good mixed bag of fish and hope to go fishing with him again.

    Austin N. with Justen S. of Hitchcock, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Justen was amazing! Had us on fish all night between big reds and slot buster speckled trout we had a busy night and he kept up with us making sure we had everything we needed. I would plan a trip to Galveston just to go fishing with him again. Amazing experience!!

    Colin G. with Justen S. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Blake was great! He knows where the are.

    Patrick U. with Blake S. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Had a great time with Dean. Hard fishing but he never gave up. First cast put a 20” spec in the cooler and a couple more to follow. Will contact Dean for our next fishing trip. Highly recommended. Thanks- Don and Carol

    Kenneth D. with Dean M. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Dean is an excellent guide. He was so patient and did his best to find us the perfect fishing hole. We throughly enjoyed our trip and will definitely book Dean as our guide in the future!

    Kenneth D. with Dean M. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    We had a great time on this Trip, the captain and crew were 10/10.

    John A. with Houston F. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Richard was fantastic! He was a wealth of knowledge about fishing in Galveston Bay. My family caught enough fish for a fresh supper.

    Ross H. with Richard C. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Thank you, We had a great time.Guide was very courteous and very attentive to my 82 year old dad needs to make sure was safe and he had an amazing time.

    Shanon B. with Meghan B. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    We had a great time fishing with Captain Saul. He and Douglas put us on the fish and hustled their tails off to make sure we were Killin it . We landed some monster Black drum and alot of 18" Sheepshead. Got these guys from Captain Dan's number saved in my phone for next time.Would recommend to anyone looking for a quality outing , catching fish.

    George P. with Dan G. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Dean was an awesome guide. He provided everything we needed to make this trip one heck of an experience. We caught plenty of fish at a nice size and really enjoyed pulling them in. My son (13) caught the biggest one Lol you should've seen the smile on his face. It was PRICELESS! :) We caught drum and trout that day. I have to say we a had a Damn good time! We will be back for sure! Catching good fish like that was a Blast! Good eating and too easy to catch. Dean put us right on the fish. Oh yea and did I mention Dean also filleted all the fish for us and zip locked it. We got back to the house heated up two pots of cooking oil made ourselves a seasoned batter and dropped that Fresh filleted fish in one of the Hot pots of oil and then dropped some french fries out the bag in the other. Let me tell you, we had ourselves a fish fry that day Jack! Big Shout to Dean AWESOME GUY and GUIDE!!

    Leon T. with Dean M. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    We booked with captain Ralph but we're switched to captain r Ryan. Both were great on the phone and informed us what to expect. Ryan was fantastic. Myself and two sons caught plenty of fish. I would highly recommend. We did the 6 hour trip.

    Jonathan H. with Ralph F. of Galveston, Texas

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