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Fishing in Houston

Lake, River Fishing Trip in Houston

4-Hour Bowfishing Trip

100% (1)
21 ft 1 - 8 People $$

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Other Trips in Houston

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 $$
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

NEW
23 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 Deer Park
Fishing in Deer Park
Fishing in Deer Park
trip description for Sabine Lake Trout & Redfish in Deer Park

Prepare yourself for a relaxing, yet action-packed day on Sabine Lake with Captain Mike! Sabine Lake is renowned for its abundance of big Redfish and Speckled trout, which Captain Mike will help you catch throughout your 6-hour adventure. There is a vast area of marsh surrounding this lake which adds a layer of fortification in the event of strong winds and high tide. You’ll be fishing on Captain 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. Come on down and make some memories with Captain Mike! Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in Deer Park

Sabine Lake Trout & Redfish

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24 ft 1 - 3 People $
Fishing in San Leon
Fishing in San Leon
Fishing in San Leon
trip description for A Good Day in the Bay - 23’ in San Leon

Climb aboard with Captain David and experience an action-packed day of fishing in Galveston Bay! When you arrive for your experience with Captain David, you will first receive a safety orientation prior to departure. Once you and your personal items are loaded onto the boat, you will be on your way into the waters of Galveston Bay. On this trip, you’ll be targeting Black Drum, Flounder, Redfish, Sheepshead, and Speckled Trout. Captain David will provide all rods, reels, and tackle. He will also clean and package your fish when you return to the dock. All you need to bring is a valid Texas saltwater fishing license, snacks, drinks of your choice, and a cooler to take home your day’s catch. Get ready for a memorable day of fishing in Galveston Bay - Captain David is known to reel in some trophy-sized fish! Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in San Leon

A Good Day In The Bay - 23’

100% (1)
23 ft 1 - 4 People $$
Fishing in Galveston
Fishing in Galveston
Fishing in Galveston
trip description for Fly Fishing Galveston in Galveston

Embark on a fly fishing adventure with Captain Richard through Galveston’s huge expanse of sand, grass, and mudflats that provide plenty of opportunities to cast away at your favorite gulf coast inshore species! Captain Richard specifically targets redfish but you could reel in some drum, sheepshead, jack crevalle, and speckled trout. Captain Richard will provide 8,9, and 10 weight rods, but you can also bring your own. He will also provide light snacks! Join him for a spectacular day on Galveston's inshore flats. Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Galveston

Fly Fishing Galveston

100% (1)
18 ft 1 - 2 People $$
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Fishing in Hitchcock
Fishing in Hitchcock
Fishing in Hitchcock
trip description for Half day bay fishing with Captain Harry in Hitchcock

Hop on board with Captain Harry and experience an amazing day of fishing in the Galveston Bay! Captain Harry will use his experience and knowledge to take you where the fish are biting! Listen to his advice and you will soon be haulin' in some trophy size fish. Some commonly targeted species include trout, redfish, flounder, and many more. Captain Harry launches his trips out of Harborwalk. Upon departing, you can expect 6 hours of action-packed fishing! Give those hamstrings a little stretch before the trip - Captain Harry is known for bringing in some big fish. Read More

Flats, Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Hitchcock

Half Day Bay Fishing With Captain Harry

NEW
25 ft 1 - 4 People $$
Fishing in Hitchcock
Fishing in Hitchcock
Fishing in Hitchcock
trip description for Reel Thrills in the Bay in Hitchcock

Want to get a quick fishing trip in during your visit to Galveston? Look no further than this half day expedition. There are numerous starting times, so you can choose to do it in the morning or afternoon. Be sure to allow an extra hour for traveling, cleaning and loading/unloading the boat cause you'll be fishing for the full 4 hours you're out there! Our 24' Sea Hunt center console comfortably sits you and 5 others and has plenty of shade to save you on the hotter days. Enjoy it as you cruise around the spectacular Galveston Bay Complex. Don't miss out on this unforgettable experience and book a trip today! Read More

Inshore, Jetty, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Hitchcock

Reel Thrills In The Bay

100% (1)
24 ft 1 - 6 People $$
Fishing in Hitchcock
Fishing in Hitchcock
Fishing in Hitchcock
trip description for Texas Close Offshore Trip in Hitchcock

State waters are defined as being 9 nautical miles off the coast, so you can be sure that you will be staying close to shore. This is perfect for family trips or for folks who get seasick easily as it allows you to venture to deeper water, without losing sight of land. Spend six hours exploring the waters and catching all kinds of fish, but allow an extra hour for cleaning those fish you caught and loading/unloading the boat. The 25' twin engine boat comfortably sits you and 5 others and has plenty of shade to save you on the hotter days. Enjoy it as you cruise around the spectacular Galveston Bay Complex. Don't miss out on this unforgettable experience and book a trip today! Captain Mikes 25' Grady White comes loaded with all the gear you could possibly need for a successful day out on the water! He brings all the finest rods, reels, tackle, bait, and knowledge so all you need to bring is your sun protection, snacks and drinks, and your Texas fishing license! Read More

Jetty, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Hitchcock

Texas Close Offshore Trip

NEW
25 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in Hitchcock
Fishing in Hitchcock
Fishing in Hitchcock
trip description for Harborwalk Inshore Trip in Hitchcock

Explore the waters along the coast during this 4-6 hour journey. You can either start early in the morning or early afternoon, so it should be easy to fit into your schedule while in Galveston. Let Our Captains show you all around the Galveston Bay Complex while also pointing out where to cast your line. You'll have the chance to learn some new techniques while perfecting your old ones. The 25' twin engine boat comfortably sits you and 5 others and has plenty of shade to save you on the hotter days. Enjoy it as you cruise around the spectacular Galveston Bay Complex. Don't miss out on this unforgettable experience and book a trip today! Read More

Inshore, Jetty, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Hitchcock

Harborwalk Inshore Trip

NEW
25 ft 1 - 6 People $$
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Fishing in Dickinson
Fishing in Dickinson
Fishing in Dickinson
trip description for Galveston Bay Trophy Hunt in Dickinson

Get out on the open waters with Captain Blake and feel confident that you will be able to catch some trophy size fish! Using his experience and knowledge, Blake will determine what the best method is for catching fish that day and show you the ropes. Take up to three others for a max number of four anglers ensuring everybody can get lots of advice. Blake will make sure you have everything you'll need to go fishing, so just bring your fishing license, sun protection, and any snacks or extra beverages you would want. Get pumped up when you've got Captain Blake by your side because you're working with one the best guides in the Galveston area! Read More

Inshore, Jetty, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Dickinson

Galveston Bay Trophy Hunt

100% (6)
24 ft 1 - 4 People $
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Fishing in Baytown
Fishing in Baytown
Fishing in Baytown
trip description for Baytown Slam in Baytown

Head out with Captain David to explore these productive Galveston Bay system waters home to the “Texas Big Three” (Redfish, Flounder, and Speckled Trout), and many more species. On this 5-hour action-packed half day adventure, Captain David will help you chase 'em down! Captain David runs these trips aboard his 24’ Shallow Sport center console which can accommodate up to 4 anglers. This vessel is specifically designed for those shallow hotspots and makes for a smooth ride to and from his best fishing spots. Captain David specializes in sight casting and drift fishing the bay system on light tackle. If you’re willing to try something new, Captain David can also accommodate fly fishing if you want 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, Captain David will provide a cooler with ice and water and extra space for you favorite snacks and beverages to chill as well! Other than snacks and drink please make sure you bring a valid Texas saltwater fishing license, otherwise, Captain David will take care of the rest! Get ready for an exciting half-day of fishing with Captain David! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Baytown

Baytown Slam

100% (2)
24 ft 1 - 4 People $

Everything to Know About Booking a fishing trip in Houston

What are the best spotted gar fishing trips in Houston?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 1 spotted gar trip in Houston: 4-Hour Bowfishing Trip guided by Mark.

Our guides in Houston are rated a 5 out of 5 based on 2560 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.

Looking for kid friendly spotted gar guides / fishing lessons in Houston? Check out our beginner and family friendly spotted gar guides in Houston.

What types of spotted gar fishing trips are common in Houston?

River fishing is the most popular for spotted gar in Houston as well as lake fishing.

The most common fishing technique in Houston is bowfishing.

How much does a Houston spotted gar fishing trip cost?

for spotted gar in Houston prices can range anywhere from about $810 to $1,290, but the average price for a half day trip for spotted gar in Houston is $1,050.

What month is best for spotted gar fishing in Houston?

The most popular season for spotted gar fishing in Houston is spring, and most anglers book their trips 29 days in advance.

Do I need a Houston fishing license for spotted gar and what are the bag limits for spotted gar in Houston?

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

Recent Reviews of Captain Experiences

  • ★★★★★
    Very satisfied with the trip we did with Mark. He was very knowledge and worked hard to get us in the fish. Very personable with a great attitude, and the supplied gear worked great. Would not hesitate to book with him again!!!

    Jason H. with Mark M. of Houston, Texas

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