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Flats, Inshore, Jetty Fishing Charter in Palacios

Palacios Angling Adventure

100% (6)
24 ft 1 - 4 People From $150 / person

Flats, Inshore, Jetty, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Port O'Connor

1/2 Day PM

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23 ft 1 - 4 People From $150 / person

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Matagorda

Gator Trout Trip

100% (5)
24 ft 1 - 4 People From $206 / person

Flats, Inshore, Jetty Fishing Charter in Port O'Connor

1/2 Day AM

100% (6)
23 ft 1 - 4 People From $150 / person

Inshore Fishing Charter in Bay City

Matagorda Bay Catch And Release

100% (4)
26 ft 1 - 4 People From $150 / person

Inshore Fishing Charter in Port O'Connor

Matagorda Bay Shallows

100% (11)
21 ft 1 - 4 People From $150 / person

Most Popular Types of Trips in Palacios

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Fishing Charters Near Palacios, Tx

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Captain Benny will show you why Port O’Connor has some of the best fishing in Texas! You will spend the day aboard his 26 ft center console powered by a 300 HP Suzuki engine. This boat can reach a cruising speed of almost 40 knots, so you’ll be out on the water in no time! She also has a T-top to keep you shaded throughout the day. Captain Benny will help you target Red Snapper (depending on the season), Kingfish, Jack Crevalle, Sheepshead, Blacktip Shark, and many other species on your 4-hour (half-day) or 8-hour (full day) adventure. Anglers of all skill levels and ages are welcome on these trips. Captain Benny has life jackets on board but recommends that, if you have children, you bring your own life jackets for maximum comfort. Captain Benny will provide all rods, reels, and tackle. All you need to bring is a valid Texas saltwater fishing license, a cooler for your day’s catch, a hat, and sunscreen. Come visit Port O’Connor and have a blast on the water with Captain Benny! Read More

Jetty, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Port O'Connor

Matagorda Bay & Beyond

100% (7)
26 ft 1 - 6 People From $121 / person

Hop on board with Captain John and experience an action-packed day of fishing in Port O’Connor, Texas! Captain John has fished these waters for over 20 years and is a highly-respected guide in the POC area. Prepare to test your casting accuracy as you fish in and around POC’s inshore and nearshore waters along with their reefs, flats, and backcountry waters. Captain John will help you chase Black Drum, Speckled Trout, Sheepshead, Redfish, and many more fish species. These trips are also family-friendly - Captain John loves teaching little ones about the various fish species in the area. Make sure you bring a valid Texas Saltwater Fishing License, food and drinks of your choice, sunscreen, and a hat. First Cast Guide Service will provide all rods, reels, tackle, and lures. They will also fillet your fish for you at the end of the trip at no additional cost. Come and explore this fishing paradise and make some everlasting memories with Captain John! Read More

Flats, Inshore, Jetty Fishing Charter in Port O'Connor

Bay And Jetty Fishing

100% (6)
25 ft 1 - 4 People From $163 / person

Attention all fishing enthusiasts! Get ready for an epic fishing adventure in Matagorda, Texas with the one and only Captain Fern. Whether you're a seasoned angler or a first-timer, Captain Fern's 24' Explorer bay boat is the perfect vessel to take you on a thrilling excursion in search of Redfish, Speckled Trout, and Black Drum. Located on the Gulf Coast of Texas, Matagorda is renowned for its bountiful and diverse fish population, and Captain Fern knows all the secret spots to find them. You'll be surrounded by stunning scenery as you cast your lines and reel in some of the biggest catches of your life. Captain Fern's passion for fishing is contagious, and he'll share his vast knowledge and expertise with you throughout the trip. From selecting the right bait to teaching you how to reel in a big one, he'll make sure you have an unforgettable experience. So, come aboard Captain Fern's boat for an adventure you'll never forget. Get ready to catch some fish, make some memories, and have the time of your life on this exciting charter fishing trip in Matagorda, Texas. Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in Matagorda

Gettin' On 'Em Down In Matagorda

100% (5)
24 ft 1 - 4 People From $175 / person

Loosen up those shoulders and get ready for an action-packed night of flounder gigging with Captain Mike! If you’ve never been flounder gigging, don’t worry! Captain Mike loves teaching beginners the tips and tricks of flounder gigging. No matter if you are a beginner or expert gigger, you will be in great hands. Captain Mike custom-built boat is specially designed for flounder gigging. She is equipped with special underwater lights that illuminate the flounder that burrow themselves in the sand. These trips last 4-hours and take place in the cool of the night, usually hitting 1-2 feet of water. Capt. Mike will provide all the gigging equipment and will clean your catch at no additional cost. Prepare for an exciting night on the water with Captain Mike wearing out the Flounder! Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in Port O'Connor

Port O'Connor Gigging

89% (9)
1 - 4 People From $200 / person

Captain Nick will show you why Port O’Connor has some of the best fishing in Texas! Captain Nick will help you whack the Redfish, Speckled Trout, and Flounder your 4-hour adventure. Anglers of all skill levels and ages are welcome on these trips. Captain Nick has life jackets on board but recommends that, if you have children, you bring your own life jackets for maximum comfort. Captain Nick will provide all rods, reels, and tackle. All you need to bring is a valid Texas saltwater fishing license, a cooler for your day’s catch, a hat, and sunscreen. Come visit Port O’Connor and have a blast on the water with Captain Nick. Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Port O'Connor

POC - 25’ Long Beach Custom

100% (8)
19 ft 1 - 4 People From $200 / person
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Captain Jeff offers fantastic half-day, full-day, and multi-day trips fly-fishing for Redfish along Texas' Coastal Bend. All rods, reels, tackle, and flies are provided—all you need is a current Texas fishing license, snacks, and polarized sunglasses. These trips are great for 1-2 anglers of all skill levels. Nothing beats catching a Texas Redfish on the fly! Note also, Captain Jeff doesn't pay too much attention to the time on his trips. He's out there to make sure you get your shots, not stare at his watch! Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in Seadrift

Redfish On The Fly

100% (7)
18 ft 1 - 2 People From $250 / person

Head out with Captain Rick and prepare for an exciting day of Gulf Coast fishing! Port O'Connor is conveniently located right on several canals and bays that are home to some hungry fish, so expect to get some bites! On this half or full-day trip, Captain Rick will motor you out into fish-heavy Port O'Connor inshores such as Matagorda Bay and Espiritu Santo Bay where you can expect to target some Black Drum, Blacktip Shark, Flounder, Redfish, and Speckled Trout. You'll be going after these fish with a variety of methods including light tackle, artificial lures, heavy tackle, bottom fishing, and drift fishing. Depending on the species you want to go after, Captain Rick will set you up with the best method to get one on your line! You'll be fishing aboard a 23’ Shoalwater center console that can comfortably fit 4 anglers. This sturdy vessel will have no problem getting you to where the fish are biting! Captain Rick will provide all rods, reels, tackle, and live bait. All you need to bring is sunglasses, sunscreen, any snacks or drinks you might need and a Texas saltwater fishing license. Book your trip today and get ready for a fishing adventure! Read More

Flats, Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Port O'Connor

Port O'Connor "Texas Triple"

100% (8)
23 ft 1 - 4 People From $163 / person

Venture into the heart of Matagorda Bays' enchanting waterways with us. As we navigate the shimmering expanses, you will encounter the joy of fly fishing amidst nature's raw beauty. Regardless of your experience level - be it a veteran angler seeking fresh challenges or a newcomer yearning to embrace this engaging sport - our journey promises thrilling adventures, unforgettable catches, and most importantly, lasting memories. Come, let's immerse ourselves in the art of fly fishing, one cast at a time. Join me for an invigorating day of guiding, typically spanning 6-7 enriching hours on the serene Matagorda waters. Throughout this excursion, you'll be engaged with hands-on fishing practices, gain insights from useful tips and proven techniques, and hopefully, land some thrilling catches that will be the talk of the town! Our targets are the elusive Redfish, Specked trout, Black Drum, Flounder, Sheephead, and Skip Jack, found in the shallow waters of the Matagorda Bays. The sheer excitement of spotting, stalking, and casting to tailing or cruising fish is an experience that will etch itself onto your memory, forever reminding you of the thrilling pursuit that fly fishing truly is. Each journey we embark on is custom-designed to match your unique desires and skill level. Whether you're a novice yearning to dip your toes into the exhilarating world of fly fishing, or a seasoned angler seeking to hone your casting precision or discover new, untapped fishing locales, We've got you covered. Every twist and turn of your adventure will be thoughtfully curated, providing a bespoke fishing experience that will not only meet your expectations but exceed them. Our time together will be more than just a fishing trip - it will be an opportunity for growth, learning, and an unforgettable adventure in the enchanting Matagorda Bays. From high-quality fly fishing gear to a premium ride on the water, we've got everything taken care of. We supply all the necessary equipment for our journey, ensuring you won't have to worry about a thing, except for immersing yourself in the excitement of the chase. Our adventure vessel, the Beavertail Vengeance Skiff, is specifically designed for shallow-water navigation - the ideal craft for exploring the waters of the Matagorda Bays. This top-tier skiff promises a smooth, comfortable ride and is equipped with all the features needed for a successful day of fly fishing. With me at the helm, you can relax and focus on the exhilarating experience of casting, reeling, and, hopefully, catching some impressive fish. Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Matagorda

Your Fly Fishing Guide & Instructor

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18 ft 1 - 2 People From $300 / person

If you’ve never fished Matagorda Bay, Texas before, you’re missing out! These waters are home to some of the best Redfish, Flounder, and Speckled Trout in the Lone Star State. On this 4-hour (half-day) or 7-hour (full day) adventure, Captain Reyes will be there to help you get 'em in the boat! Captain Reyes will help you target Redfish, Trout, Flounder, and Sheepshead. You might even travel a little further offshore, depending on the season for a shot at some Mackerel. His 22’ Transport bay boat, can accommodate 4 anglers who can all wet a line! In addition to gear and tackle, Captain Reyes also provides bottled water. All you need to bring is your Texas fishing license, a pair of sunglasses, sunscreen, a hat, and an icebox for your day’s catch. Bait is an additional $40. Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Matagorda

Matagorda "Texas Trio"

100% (7)
24 ft 1 - 4 People From $150 / person

Climb aboard with Captain Scott! Captain Scott is a highly professional guide with almost 30 years of experience fishing the waters outside of POC. For these 6-hour excursions, Captain Scott uses a 23’ Haynie powered by a 225 HP Mercury engine. This boat can accommodate 6 anglers. He will help you chase the Black Drum, Flounder, Redfish, Blacktip Shark, Sheepshead, Spanish Mackerel, Speckled Trout, and other species of fish that call these waters home. Capt. Scott can also accommodate wade fishing. If you choose to wade fish, don’t forget to bring waders and wading boots. Make sure to bring a valid Texas Saltwater Fishing License as well as any food and drinks of your choice, sunscreen, and a hat. Captain Scott will provide all rods, reels, tackle, and lures. They will also clean and fillet your fish if a cleaning station is available. Get ready for an amazing day on the water with Captain Scott! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Port O'Connor

Bay Fishing Port O'Connor

100% (5)
36 ft 1 - 5 People From $150 / person

Climb aboard with Capt. Jordan at Over Under Outfitters and learn why Matagorda Bay provides some of the most prolific fishing experiences in Texas. On these half-day adventures Capt. Jordan will help you chase Flounder, Redfish, and Speckled Trout. Capt. will let you choose how you want to fish. You can choose between light tackle, wading, artificial lures, or drift fishing. If you choose to wade fish, make sure you bring waders and wading boots. For these trips, Captain Jordan uses a 24’ TransCat SVT which can accommodate up to 6 anglers. His boat is equipped with a GPS and a fishfinder - two perfect additions to help reel in those trophy-sized fish. Make sure to bring a valid Texas Fishing License, a hat, sunscreen, and any food and drinks of your choice (no glass). Capt. Jordan will provide all rods, reels, and tackle. You can purchase live bait for an additional price. Learn to fish new techniques and create lasting memories on the water while reeling in your personal best with Over Under Outfitters! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Matagorda

Half-Day Trip (Matagorda TX)

100% (8)
24 ft 1 - 5 People From $140 / person
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A flounder gigging trip in Port O'Connor, TX with Captain Jason is a great way to enjoy the coast and catch a cooler full of delicious fish! On this trip, you'll get out there on a specially-equipped 20' aluminum boat that has underwater LED lights to spotlight the fish. Once you spot 'em, you can start gigging! If it's your first time, Captain Jason will show you the ropes and help you stack some flatfish. Depending on the length of your trip, you'll have the opportunity to explore multiple gigging spots or move around to find the best catches. You'll also have the chance to enjoy the peaceful nighttime scenery of the Texas coast. After your trip is over, Captain Jason will clean and prepare your catch for cooking, providing you with a delicious, fresh meal that you won't forget. Get out there and enjoy! Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in Port O'Connor

Port O'Connor Flounder Gigging

100% (1)
20 ft 1 - 4 People From $187 / person

The diverse waters of the Matagorda Bay complex allow for poling in and through marsh complexes on the East side to backwater coves with clear, clean water, and sandbars down West. Come and see the diversity that Matagorda offers, and strip set into a fish of your life. Our main targets will be redfish in skinny water, and sight casting to them. The excitement of seeing the fish, casting, and setting the hook will excite even the seasoned angler. Other fish of opportunity will be black drum, sheepshead, trout, flounder, jacks, and sharks. This will be your trip, your memory, and we can chase whatever you want, however you want Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Matagorda

Fly Fishing East & West Matagorda

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17 ft 1 - 2 People From $300 / person

Getting out on the boat with Captain Doug and his crew is always a good time enjoying the beautiful coast and some fun in the sun. With both half day and full day options, and a choice between morning and afternoon, this trip can fit to your needs. Full day trips are around 8 hours either way you'll get that beautiful coastal sunrise or sunset. You'll be chasing reds, black drum, speckled trout, and more. The boat will have a cooler with ice water, but you are welcome to bring extra drinks and snacks. All rods and tackle will be provided, and your catch will be cleaned and bagged for you to take home and enjoy. Full day trips are eight hours chasing reds, black drum, speckled trout, and more. Again, the boat will have a cooler with ice water, but you are welcome to bring extra drinks and snacks. All rods and tackle will be provided, and your catch will be cleaned and bagged for you to take home and enjoy. No matter how long you choose to go out, every hour will be as exciting as the last! BAIT NOT INCLUDED IN TRIP PRICE Read More

Flats, Inshore, Jetty, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Port O'Connor

Full Day Trip

100% (5)
23 ft 1 - 4 People From $200 / person

Captain Nick will help you reel in your personal best on your 5-hour (half-day) or 8-hour (full day) adventure! Expect to target Black Drum, Flounder, Redfish, and Sheepshead. Captain Nick will provide all rods, reels, and lures. Bring a valid Texas saltwater fishing license, a cooler to take home your day’s catch, food, and drinks of your choice. Learn to fish new techniques and create lasting memories on the water while reeling in your personal best with Captain Nick! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Bay City

East/West Matagorda Bay

100% (7)
1 - 6 People From $158 / person

Head out with Captain Ross for an epic day out on the water aboard his 23' Majek Illusion. This boat is easy to get in and out of, runs in super skinny water, and has plenty of room for extra/personal gear, four people (excluding the guide), and coolers. You’ll be chasing Flounder, Redfish, and Speckled Trout throughout your 4-hour (half-day) or 7-hour (full day) adventure. For these trips, you can fish nearshore and the flats. Captain Ross will provide all rods, reels, tackle, and lures. You can purchase live bait for an additional fee. Captain Ross will also fillet and package your fish at the end of the trip at no extra cost. Feel free to bring your own rods and reels, but he can also provide them upon request. Read More

Inshore, Jetty, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Port O'Connor

POC Fishing Frenzy

100% (3)
23 ft 1 - 4 People From $163 / person

Climb aboard with Captain Robert and experience an electrifying day of offshore fishing in Port O’Connor, Texas! Captain Robert will take you 40 miles off the coast of POC, which is about an hour boat ride. Captain Robert’s 36’ offshore sportfishing boat powered by three 300HP Suzuki engines makes for a smooth ride out. Expect to target Flounder, Black Drum, Redfish, Sheepshead, Speckled Trout, and many more fish species throughout your full day or extended day trip with Captain Robert. Children of all ages are welcome, although Captain Robert only has life jackets that fit children older than 10. Parents should bring life vests for younger children. Make sure you bring a valid Texas Saltwater Fishing License as well as some food and drinks of your choice. Don’t forget an ice chest for your day’s catch. Fins and Feathers will provide all rods, reels, and tackle. They will also have a cooler for your drinks to go into. Live bait can be purchased before the trip or caught during the trip. Fuel is also an additional charge. Get ready for an unforgettable offshore adventure with Captain Robert! Read More

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Port O'Connor

Full Day Offshore - 36' Contender

100% (5)
36 ft 1 - 6 People From $367 / person

This trip with Captain Adam is a great way to enjoy some of the best fishing that the Texas Gulf Coast has to offer! The Port O'Connor area offers extraordinary fishing for a number of shallow-water species, especially classic Texas gamefish like Flounder, Redfish, Sheepshead, and Speckled Trout. To hook up on these species, you'll be using a variety of techniques including bottom fishing, drift fishing, and casting—all on light tackle. You'll be fishing from the deck of Captain Adam's 24’ Simmons Custom boat. She's an ideal boat for the shallow waters of the Gulf, and is powered by a250 horsepower Yamaha sho trp engine to get you on the fish fast! She also features top-of-the-line electronics, including GPS, a fishfinder, and a multimedia system. Everything you need for a comfortable, productive day of fishing is right here. You're advised to bring food and drinks for the day, plus a Texas Fishing License with a Saltwater stamp. Bring along a camera to capture the best moments, plus some polarized sunglasses, a hat, and sunscreen. If you want to keep your catch,, just bring a cooler! Read More

Flats, Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Port O'Connor

POC Inshore Run

100% (6)
24 ft 1 - 4 People From $150 / person
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Everything to Know About Booking a Fishing Charter in Palacios

What are the best fishing charters in Palacios?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 69 trip in Palacios: Palacios Angling Adventure guided by Reyes.

Our guides in Palacios are rated a 4.74 out of 5 based on 2204 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 charter include Port O'Connor, Matagorda and Bay City.

Looking for kid friendly charters in Palacios? Check out our beginner and family friendly charters in Palacios.

What types of fishing charters are common in Palacios?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular in Palacios as well as inshore fishing, flats fishing, and nearshore fishing.

The most commonly sought after species in Palacios are: 1. redfish, 2. flounder, 3. speckled trout, and 4. black drum.

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

How much do Palacios fishing charters cost?

in Palacios prices can range anywhere from an affordable $200 to $3,000 and up, but the average price for a half day trip in Palacios is $768. The average price for a full day trip in Palacios is $1,138.

What month is best for fishing in Palacios?

The most popular season for fishing in Palacios is fall, and most anglers book their trips 20 days in advance.

Do I need a Palacios fishing license and what are the bag limits in Palacios?

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

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