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Everything to Know About Booking a fishing charter in Port Lavaca

What are the best fishing charters in Port Lavaca?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 1 trip in Port Lavaca: Kings and Jacks guided by Matt.

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Other popular fishing spots nearby for booking a charter include Port O'Connor and Seadrift.

What types of fishing charters are common in Port Lavaca?

Nearshore fishing is the most popular in Port Lavaca.

The most commonly sought after species in Port Lavaca are: 1. black drum, 2. jack crevalle, and 3. king mackerel / kingfish.

The most common fishing techniques in Port Lavaca are bottom fishing, light tackle fishing, and trolling.

How much do Port Lavaca fishing charters cost?

in Port Lavaca prices can range anywhere from $600 to $1,400, but the average price for a full day in Port Lavaca is $1,275.

When is the best time to go fishing in Port Lavaca?

The best time to go fishing can depend on a number of factors. Call us to talk fishing!

Where can I get a Port Lavaca fishing license and what are the bag limits in Port Lavaca?

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

Fishing Port Lavaca

Port Lavaca is an inshore angler's paradise with all the bay and flats fishing you can handle. Located north of Corpus Christi in Lavaca Bay, there is easy access to limitless bays, flats, and piers for targeting redfish, speckled trout, flounder, and many others. With so much to offer, Port Lavaca has quality fishing opportunities that will make even the most seasoned anglers smile.

Port Lavaca Inshore Fishing

Located on Lavaca Bay, Port Lavaca is surrounded by a large bay system that provides incredible fishing opportunities throughout the year. When you hit the water you will have a number of bays to explore including Chocolate Bay, Cox Bay, Keller Bay, and even Matagorda Bay. With so many options you will have all the bay fishing and inshore action you can handle.



Fishing for the usual inshore species of redfish, speckled trout, black drum, flounder, and sheepshead is great with so much water to fish. However, The fishing in Port Lavaca get pushed over the top with opportunities to catch powerful fish like snook and even tarpon. With no shortage of exciting fish to catch, Port Lavaca is the perfect destination to book a fishing trip.

Port Lavaca Nearshore Fishing

The nearshore fishing Port Lavaca consists of spanish mackerel, kingfish, cobia, and jack crevalles all of which will give any angler a run for their money. Trolling, casting, or drifting in the waters just offshore will provide the opportunity to battle it out with any of these formidable fish. Cobia and kingfish can grow to be large and have a superior meat quality which makes them a great option if you want to catch dinner.

Offshore Fishing from Port Lavaca

With Port Lavaca offering prime inshore and nearshore fishing opportunities, Port O'Connor handles most of the local offshore action. With just a short drive you can board a charter and head out to bluewater where you will have a shot at some truly giant fish.

Things to Do in Port Lavaca

While in Port Lavaca there is plenty to do with everything from nature parks to beaches and bars. If you are looking to relax with a nice view check out lighthouse beach. With plenty of delicious places to eat and drink there is little chance that you will go hungry. Feeling adventurous? Head to the Alcoa Bird Tower to see what you can spot but don't forget to take in the scenery because this place is truly beautiful. No matter what you do, your time in Port Lavaca will be well spent.

Book a Port Lavaca Fishing Trip Today

With endless spots to wet lines and a long list of species to catch, anglers young and old will be begging to come back. Book your next Port Lavaca fishing trip with Captain Experiences today!

Port Lavaca Tides and Weather

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