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Fishing in Port Aransas

Inshore Fishing Charter in Port Aransas

Shark Fishing Adventure

100% (1)
1 - 10 People $$
Fishing in Corpus Christi

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Corpus Christi

Offshore Corpus Christi

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28 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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Inshore Fishing Charter in Corpus Christi

Overnight Surf Fishing Special

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1 - 14 People $$$
Fishing in Corpus Christi

Deep Sea, Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Corpus Christi

5hr Oil Rig Offshore

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28 ft 1 - 6 People $$$

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Fishing in Rockport
Fishing in Rockport
Fishing in Rockport
trip description for Redfish on the Fly in Rockport

Captain Jeff offers fantastic half day, full day, and multi day trips fly fishing for redfish along the 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 Rockport

Redfish On The Fly

100% (1)
18 ft 1 - 2 People $
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Fishing in Aransas Pass
Fishing in Aransas Pass
Fishing in Aransas Pass
trip description for Flats and Backwaters on Artificials in Aransas Pass

Captain Larry knows how to get you on the Trout and Redfish in Copano and Mesquite bay! He likes to fish the grassy flats and back lakes using topwater baits, wakebaits, and Downsouth lures to find fish. He's also experienced at wading and drifting these flats and backwater lakes, so whatever suits your fancy, Captain Larry can make it happen. Casting and retrieving these artificials is a lot of fun and makes each strike that much more exciting! This area holds trophy Trout in the 30-inch range and big-time Redfish, and these big fish can't resist the temptation to whack a shiny, twitchy artificial lure that enters their territory. Bring your waders if you're into stalking these fish on foot, your food and drinks of choice, and get ready for an awesome day of inshore sportfishing with Captain Larry! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Aransas Pass

Flats And Backwaters On Artificials

95% (22)
23 ft 1 - 4 People $
Fishing in Aransas Pass
Fishing in Aransas Pass
Fishing in Aransas Pass
trip description for Aransas Pass Wade or Drift in Aransas Pass

Captain Randy will take you boat or wade fishing on some of the most pristine bays in Texas. It doesn't matter if your preference is bait fishing or using artificial lures, Captain Randy is an expert at both. He can also teach you how to properly use your bait and improve your skills to catch bigger fish. Enjoy Texas Gulf Coast fishing in the saltwater bays and flats surrounding Rockport, Aransas Pass, Port Aransas and Ingleside, Texas with Captain Randy. Fish for Monster-sized redfish, trophy trout, and flounder in Copano, St. Charles, Redfish, Aransas, Mesquite, San Antonio, and South bays. While redfish and spotted seatrout are the main focus of Captain Randy, it is important to be prepared for anything. It is not uncommon to have opportunities at jack crevalle, black drum, sheepshead, flounder, triple tail, lady fish, spanish and king mackerel, false albacore, sharks, and even tarpon Read More

Flats, Inshore, Jetty Fishing Charter in Aransas Pass

Aransas Pass Wade Or Drift

100% (2)
24 ft 1 - 5 People $$
Fishing in Aransas Pass
Fishing in Aransas Pass
Fishing in Aransas Pass
trip description for Aransas Pass Inshore Run in Aransas Pass

Head out before daylight for an awesome morning with Captain "Lil Joe." With over 10 years of experience guiding in the Aransas Pass/Port Aransas area Capt. Lil Joe knows where the fish will be and how to catch them. You will spend the day chasing redfish, speckled trout, and black drum on Capt Joe's 22' TranSport flats boat. Joe likes to use a myriad of methods to hook into fish from live bait to lures and is willing to cater to your preferences. Not to mention, lures, fishing equipment, live and dead bait will all be provided. This trip is great for the whole family and for anglers of all fishing levels. Captain Joe loves teaching people how to become better fishermen and will share his enormous birth of knowledge and experience with you all day long! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Aransas Pass

Aransas Pass Inshore Run

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22 ft 1 - 4 People $$
Fishing in Aransas Pass
Fishing in Aransas Pass
Fishing in Aransas Pass
trip description for Flats & Inshore Slam in Aransas Pass

Ready for the trip of a lifetime? Let Captain Troy show you where the monsters lurk around Aransas Pass. As a 3rd generation Aransas fishing guide it's safe to say that Captain Troy knows how to get his clients on fish, and big fish at that! His passion is chasing tailing reds, and his 23' Majek was custom-built in 2017 to that effect. With an incredibly small draft of 6'' while still and 4'' while on the move, he can follow those tailing reds almost anywhere to get you on 'em. The vessel can handle some mild chop as well, and, with a Mercury 300hp Pro XS on the stern, can rip a clip of 50 knots to get you to the fish quick! Captain Troy will fish anyway that suits your fancy. He is a master with artificial lures and loves repping local brands like Nacho Daddy's Spoons and 3JD Soft Plastics, both of which are out of Aransas Pass. He'll throw live bait to attract those peskier fish, and he loves to see his clients hook into a big fish on the fly! Moreover, he provides all the equipment, lures, bait, and flies you need to guarantee your fishing success. Your day will start before the sun comes up and will be spent exploring the renowned flats and inshore bays around Aransas. So whatever flavor you choose, go out for a full day with Captain Troy to chase big reds, speckled trout, and if you're there August-October even the Silver King. Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Aransas Pass

Flats & Inshore Slam

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23 ft 1 - 4 People $$
Fishing in Rockport
Fishing in Rockport
Fishing in Rockport
trip description for Port O'Connor Big 3 Slam in Rockport

Hit the water with Captain Jody and experience 8 hours of amazing inshore fishing! Captain Jody - with his 35+ years of experience - will take you where the fish are biting. He will help you reel in Trout, Redfish, and Flounder, as well as Black Drum. For these trips, Captain Jody uses his 25’ Haynie bay boat, which comes with the latest marine electronics and safety gear. The boat also has 2 onboard coolers – one for your refreshments and one for the catch. It can accommodate up to 4 anglers fishing in full comfort. Captain Jody provides all rods, reels, and tackle. All you need to bring is a valid Texas Fishing License as well as any food and drinks of your choice. Bring your kids or your angling buddies and head out to a fishing adventure to remember with Captain Jody! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Rockport

Port O'Connor Big 3 Slam

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25 ft 1 - 4 People $$
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Fishing in Rockport
Fishing in Rockport
Fishing in Rockport
trip description for Ropin' Reds Inshore Adventure in Rockport

Climb aboard with Captain Jim and experience an amazing day of inshore fishing on the Texas Gulf Coast! Captain Jim launches his trips from Seadrift down to Rockport, depending on the weather, the season, where the fish are biting hardest, and most importantly: where you're located. That's right, Captain Jim is willing to travel for you to ensure you have the best fishing experience. On these 4, 6, or 8-hour adventures, you’ll mainly be reelin’ in Redfish, but Captain Jim loves to target Trout as well. On a good day, you can hit a "Texas Grand Slam" and catch a Redfish, a Speckled Trout, and a Flounder in one trip! You’ll need to bring a valid Texas Fishing License with a saltwater stamp as well as some food and drinks. Other than that, Captain Jim will take care of the rest. He’ll provide all rods, reels, tackle, and bait. He will also provide ice and an ice chest for your day’s catch. These trips can accommodate four people, so make sure you bring some good company! Come on down and make some memories with Captain Jim! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Rockport

Ropin' Reds Inshore Adventure

100% (21)
23 ft 1 - 4 People $
Fishing in Rockport
Fishing in Rockport
Fishing in Rockport
trip description for Sight Casting Safari in Rockport

Climb aboard with Captain Travis and embark on a fishing adventure to remember in Rockport, Texas! On this 4-hour (half-day) or 8-hour (full day) trip, you’ll be chasing Black Drum, Redfish, Sheepshead, and Speckled Trout. Bring a valid Texas saltwater fishing license, food and drinks for the day, sunscreen, and a hat. Test your skills and strength and fill the boat on what promises to be an exhilarating day with Captain Travis! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Rockport

Sight Casting Safari

100% (1)
18 ft 1 - 2 People $$
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Fishing in Aransas Pass
Fishing in Aransas Pass
Fishing in Aransas Pass
trip description for Flounder Gigging Night Trip in Aransas Pass

Loosen up those shoulders and get ready for a night of flounder gigging with Captain James! If you’ve never been flounder gigging, don’t worry! Captain James 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 James’ custom-built 18’ 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 5-hours and take place in the cool of the night, usually between 1-2 feet of water. Capt. James 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 James! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Aransas Pass

Flounder Gigging Night Trip

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18 ft 1 - 4 People $$
Fishing in Rockport
Fishing in Rockport
Fishing in Rockport
trip description for Texas Gulf Coast Inshore Action in Rockport

Hit the water with Captain Jay and experience an amazing day of inshore fishing! Captain Jay will help you target Redfish, Speckled Trout, Flounder, and many more species of fish on your 4-hour (half-day) or 7-hour (full day) adventure through Rockport’s various bays and flats. He encourages his anglers to use various fishing techniques to catch the attention of those big fish. These techniques include, but are not limited to, trolling, jigging, and even popping. Captain Jay will provide everything you need for a productive day on the water, except a fishing license, which you’ll need to bring with you. Bring snacks as well. Captain Jay is passionate about introducing young people to outdoor life at every opportunity. Bring your kids aboard and, who knows, maybe one day they’ll repay the favor and bring you back to Captain Jay! Read More

Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Rockport

Texas Gulf Coast Inshore Action

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25 ft 1 - 4 People $$
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Fishing in Aransas Pass
Fishing in Aransas Pass
Fishing in Aransas Pass
trip description for Navigation Trip on Your Boat in Aransas Pass

Like the old saying goes: "...teach a man to fish, you feed him for a lifetime," Captain Larry wants to do just that! Unlike so many fishing guides who hoard their honey holes and despise releasing their secrets, Captain Larry is all about sharing his birth of local fishing knowledge with fellow fishing enthusiasts. Equipped with over 35 years of experience fishing the bays and flats around Aransas Pass, Captain Larry wants to go out on your boat to show you places you are unfamiliar with. For 2-3 hours he will help you make tracks on your GPS and help you identify hazard areas and areas to avoid so you can go back in by yourself and catch fish safely without a guide! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Aransas Pass

Navigation Trip On Your Boat

100% (2)
23 ft 1 - 3 People $
Fishing in Corpus Christi
Fishing in Corpus Christi
Fishing in Corpus Christi
trip description for Tejas Fishing Adventure in Corpus Christi

Get ready for an action-packed with Captain Nino and witness the productivity that the waters of Corpus Christi, Texas have to offer! Captain Nino will explore anywhere from the Baffin Bay down to Laguna Madre and no matter your skill level, Captain Nino will lead the way! On these 4, 6, and 8-hour adventures, Captain Nino likes to chase Black Drum, Flounder, Redfish, Sheepshead, and Speckled Trout. For these trips, Capt. Nino uses a 23’ Shoalwater center console equipped with a trolling motor, which is perfect for sneaking up on fish that get frightened easily. This vessel can accommodate 4 anglers, so make sure you bring some good company! Captain Nino likes to fish using a myriad of tecnhniques—throwing live bait and artificials, drifting shell bottoms, and fishing backwaters. It all depends on what the fish are into that day. Make sure you bring a valid Texas fishing license, a pair of sunglasses, food, drinks, and an ice chest for your day’s catch. Captain Nino will take care of the rest! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Corpus Christi

Tejas Fishing Adventure

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

Everything to Know About Booking a Port Aransas tiger shark fishing charter

What are the best tiger shark fishing charters in Port Aransas?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 4 tiger shark trip in Port Aransas: Shark Fishing Adventure guided by Jason.

Our guides in Port Aransas are rated a 5 out of 5 based on 2549 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.

Another popular city nearby for booking a Tiger Shark charter is Corpus Christi.

Looking for kid friendly tiger shark guides / fishing lessons in Port Aransas? Check out our beginner and family friendly tiger shark guides in Port Aransas.

What types of tiger shark fishing charters are common in Port Aransas?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular for tiger shark in Port Aransas as well as inshore fishing and nearshore fishing.

The most common fishing techniques in Port Aransas are bottom fishing, heavy tackle fishing, and cut bait fishing but deep dropping and drift fishing are popular as well.

How much do Port Aransas tiger shark fishing charters cost?

for tiger shark in Port Aransas prices can range anywhere from about $800 to $1,550, but the average price for a half day trip for tiger shark in Port Aransas is $1,338. The average price for a full day trip for tiger shark in Port Aransas is $1,315.

What month is best for tiger shark fishing in Port Aransas?

The most popular season for tiger shark fishing in Port Aransas is summer, and most anglers book their trips 34 days in advance.

Do I need a Port Aransas fishing license for tiger shark and what are the bag limits for tiger shark in Port Aransas?

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

What is tiger shark fishing in Port Aransas all about?

Tiger sharks, known for their distinct markings and formidable size, are a fascinating species that roam the waters off Port Aransas, Texas. These apex predators can be found in both nearshore and offshore environments, patrolling the Gulf of Mexico in search of prey. Port Aransas, with its proximity to productive fishing grounds and diverse marine ecosystems, offers anglers the opportunity to encounter tiger sharks while fishing in the area's rich waters. Although encounters with tiger sharks are relatively rare compared to other shark species, their presence adds an element of excitement to fishing expeditions in Port Aransas.

Anglers targeting tiger sharks in Port Aransas often employ a variety of techniques to attract and hook these powerful predators. One common method is chumming, where anglers deploy a mixture of fish oil, blood, and fish parts into the water to create a scent trail that draws sharks to the area. Once sharks are present, anglers use heavy-duty tackle and large bait such as whole fish or chunks of bonito to entice strikes from tiger sharks. Chumming can be an effective strategy for targeting tiger sharks in Port Aransas, particularly in offshore areas where these sharks are known to frequent.

Another popular technique for tiger shark fishing in Port Aransas is drift fishing or trolling. Anglers deploy large baitfish or artificial lures behind the boat and drift or troll along known shark migration routes or areas with favorable currents. This method allows anglers to cover a large area of water and increase their chances of encountering tiger sharks. Additionally, using wire leaders and sturdy hooks is essential when targeting tiger sharks, as their powerful jaws and sharp teeth can easily cut through traditional fishing lines. Overall, tiger shark fishing in Port Aransas provides anglers with an exhilarating opportunity to test their skills against one of the ocean's most formidable predators in the waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

What are the most popular months to fish for tiger shark fishing in Port Aransas?

In Port Aransas, Texas, tiger shark sightings and encounters can occur throughout the year, but certain seasons may offer better opportunities for anglers to encounter these majestic predators. Generally, tiger sharks are more commonly observed in the waters off Port Aransas during the warmer months, from late spring through early fall. As temperatures rise, tiger sharks become more active and may move closer to shore in search of prey, increasing the likelihood of encountering them while fishing in the area.

Late spring and summer, particularly from May to September, are considered prime seasons for tiger shark sightings in Port Aransas. During these months, tiger sharks may be more abundant in nearshore and offshore waters as they follow the migration patterns of their prey. Anglers targeting tiger sharks during this time may have better chances of encountering these predators, especially when fishing in areas with known shark activity such as offshore reefs, channels, and nearshore drop-offs.

While tiger sharks can be found in the waters off Port Aransas year-round, anglers should be aware that their presence may vary depending on factors such as water temperature, currents, and prey availability. Additionally, tiger sharks are highly migratory and may travel long distances in search of food and suitable habitat. As such, anglers in Port Aransas should be prepared to adapt their fishing strategies and locations based on seasonal changes and the movements of tiger sharks in the Gulf of Mexico.

What techniques are popular for catching tiger shark fishing in Port Aransas?

When it comes to tiger shark fishing in Port Aransas, anglers employ a variety of techniques to increase their chances of encountering these impressive predators. One commonly used method is chumming, where anglers deploy a mixture of fish oil, blood, and fish parts into the water to create a scent trail that attracts sharks, including tiger sharks, to the area. Once sharks are drawn in, anglers use heavy-duty tackle and large bait such as whole fish or chunks of bonito to entice strikes from these powerful predators. Chumming can be particularly effective when fishing in offshore areas where tiger sharks are known to frequent.

Another popular technique for tiger shark fishing in Port Aransas is drift fishing or trolling. Anglers deploy large baitfish or artificial lures behind the boat and drift or troll along known shark migration routes or areas with favorable currents. This method allows anglers to cover a large area of water and increases their chances of encountering tiger sharks. Additionally, using wire leaders and sturdy hooks is essential when targeting tiger sharks, as their powerful jaws and sharp teeth can easily cut through traditional fishing lines. Drift fishing or trolling is a versatile technique that can be effective both nearshore and offshore, depending on the location of tiger shark activity.

For anglers seeking an adrenaline-pumping experience, another technique for tiger shark fishing in Port Aransas is kayak fishing. Kayaks provide anglers with the opportunity to get closer to the action and target tiger sharks in shallow or nearshore waters where these predators may be hunting for prey. Using heavy-duty kayak fishing gear and deploying large bait or lures, anglers can effectively target tiger sharks while enjoying the thrill of being on the water in close proximity to these powerful predators. Kayak fishing for tiger sharks requires careful planning and preparation, but it can result in unforgettable fishing experiences for adventurous anglers in Port Aransas.

What other species are popular in Port Aransas?

Port Aransas, Texas, offers anglers a diverse array of species to target aside from tiger sharks, making it a prime destination for fishing enthusiasts. One notable species commonly sought after by anglers in Port Aransas is the red drum, also known as redfish. These prized game fish inhabit the shallow flats, marshes, and nearshore waters of Port Aransas, providing anglers with exciting opportunities for sight-fishing or casting with live bait or artificial lures. Red drum are known for their powerful fights and are often found in schools, making for thrilling fishing experiences against the backdrop of Port Aransas's scenic coastal landscape.

Another popular species for anglers to target in Port Aransas is the speckled trout, also known as spotted seatrout. Speckled trout are abundant in the bays, channels, and flats around Port Aransas, particularly during the warmer months. Anglers commonly use live bait such as shrimp or mullet, as well as artificial lures like soft plastics or topwater plugs, to entice strikes from these tasty and sporty fish. Speckled trout fishing in Port Aransas provides anglers with opportunities for both quantity and quality catches, with the chance to reel in trophy-sized fish while enjoying the beauty of the surrounding coastal scenery.

In addition to red drum and speckled trout, Port Aransas offers anglers the opportunity to target a variety of other species, including flounder, black drum, sheepshead, and king mackerel, among others. Whether fishing inshore along the flats and channels or venturing offshore to deeper waters, anglers in Port Aransas can enjoy a wide range of fishing experiences year-round. With its rich marine biodiversity, scenic coastal landscapes, and abundant fishing opportunities, Port Aransas is a premier destination for anglers looking to reel in a diverse array of species and create unforgettable fishing memories.

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