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Port Aransas, Texas Fishing Overview

There is no shortage of fishing guides in Port Aransas TX. Stalk Redfish and Speckled Trout with our Port Aransas bay fishing guides, target dozens of species around nearshore structure, or book a Port Aransas deep sea fishing charter from the dolphin docks for hard-fighting game fish like Wahoo and Mahi-Mahi. Whether you're looking for an intense day of sport fishing, or just want a relaxing Port Aransas charter boat, our Damn Good Guides have you covered.

Everything You Need to Know About Port Aransas, Texas Fishing

Port Aransas Fishing Charters

Port Aransas has excellent fishing charters for anglers of all experience levels. The bustling beach town and Tier-1 fishing destination offers immediate access to prime Gulf of Mexico offshore fishing grounds and bountiful inshore waters. With a fleet of top-tier sportfishing vessels and speedy center consoles, your Port Aransas fishing guides will keep you on the fish all year long. The world class fishing in Port Aransas is second to none!

Port Aransas Deep Sea & Inshore Fishing Trips

Port Aransas is the deep sea fishing headquarters of the Texas Coast. Whether you want to drop live bait on deep structure, fish the productive waters surrounding oil rigs, or troll for massive Pelagic sport fish species, Port A has it all. The Wahoo, or "Texas Torpedo" bite picks up late fall and lasts through the winter. Following the Wahoo run, catch Mahi-Mahi and billfish as the spring and summer months come around. Red snapper, grouper and other deep structure species can be caught year-round when deep sea fishing Port Aransas. Most Port Aransas deep sea fishing charters leave from the area surrounding dolphin docks Port Aransas near downtown.

Not to be outdone by deep sea fishing in Port Aransas, Texas, Port Aransas inshore fishing charters have a stellar reputation to uphold as well. Mustang Island, San Jose Island, Aransas Bay, Estes Bay, Redfish Bay, and Corpus Christi Bay constitute a lively fishery that Speckled Trout, Redfish, Flounder, and Sheepshead call home. Our Port Aransas fishing guides have the experience and knowledge to make sure your lines stay tight on the boat all day long.

From half-day inshore and offshore trips, to full and multi-day deep sea adventures, Port Aransas fishing trips have it all!

Things to do besides Port Aransas Fishing Trips

In addition to world class Port Aransas fishing charters, Port A has events and attractions for everyone. Be sure to bring the whole family out for some great fishing, and plan your trip around Texas Sandfest, the largest sand sculpture competition in the US! Swing by Virginia’s On the Bay, a Port Aransas landmark, for seafood and shade. For those 21+, recap your day on the water at the Salty Dog Saloon on N. Alister St. to surround yourself with ice cold beer and good company.

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The Latest News and Fishing Reports From Port Aransas, Texas

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Port Aransas Weekly Fishing Reports
September 17, 2020

Our Port Aransas fishing guides constantly update us with the most current and thorough Port Aransas fishing reports. See below for fishing reports from recent Port Aransas fishing trips:

Fishing Guides in Port Aransas, Week of January 13th:

Pictures from Captain JR Wood's Port Aransas fishing trips

Fishing Guides in Port Aransas, Week of December 23rd:

Pictures from Captain JR Wood's Port Aransas fishing trips

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The Big Ol Mess: The #1 Fishing Report for Galveston Fishing Charters, Rockport Fishing Charters, Port Aransas Fishing Charters & More!
May 23, 2020

Our Damn Good Guides had a damn good week on the water. Our Texas saltwater fishing guides report Redfish from South Padre to Galveston. The Speckled Trout bite is on in Galveston, and the Shark run is officially here, from Padre Island National Seashore to the Galveston jetties!

Our Texas freshwater fishing guides are hauling in Bass and limits of Striped Bass on Lake Texoma:

Our neighbors in Louisiana report consistent limits of Redfish, and of Speckled Trout when the wind allows:

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The Big Ol Mess: Galveston Fishing Reports, Port Aransas Fishing Reports, and Port O'Connor Fishing Reports for April 25, 2020
April 25, 2020

Spring fishing is firing on all cylinders and we're excited to share another fantastic Big Ol Mess fishing report. See below for updates on the action, but the big news is our Galveston deep sea fishing report from Captain Lee.

We had a blast on the trip catching 12 Yellowfin Tuna, Wahoo, and a few other species as well. Be sure to check in this week as we post an in-depth recap of the trip, along with video of our topwater Tuna bite and delicious Tuna catch-and-cook recipes!