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trip description for Port O'Connor Bay Trip in Port O'Connor

Come on down to Port O’Connor, Texas and make some memories with Captain Kenneth! Captain Kenneth is one of the most respected guides in the POC area. Take his advice and you’ll be reelin’ in some fish in no time. For these 4, 5, and 8-hour trips, Captain Kenneth will help you target Redfish, Black Drum, Flounder, Sheepshead, and many more fish species. These trips can accommodate up to 6 people, so make sure you bring some good company! Make sure you bring a valid Texas Fishing License, sunscreen, and a cooler for any food and drinks of your choice (no glass). Capt. Kenneth will provide all rods, reels, and tackle. You can purchase live bait and fish cleaning/packaging for an additional fee. Prepare yourself for a thrilling day out with Captain Kenneth as you go after a range of exciting and delicious fish that call these waters home. Read More

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Port O'Connor Bay Trip

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trip description for Port O'Connor Inshore Fishing in Port O'Connor

Climb aboard with Captain Collin and embark on a fishing escapade through the waters of Port O’Connor! Whether it’s your first time on the water or you are a seasoned professional, this trip is for you. Captain Collin has 20+ years of experience fishing the waters of Port O’Connor and will lead you to where the fish bite. Expect to target Redfish, Black Drum, Flounder, Jack Crevalle, and Red Snapper (depending on the season). For these 6-hour (half-day) and 9-hour (full day) trips, Captain Collin uses his 23’ Shoalwater center console boat which can accommodate 6 anglers. He will provide everything you need to have a productive day on the water, including all rods, reels, and tackle. He will also have bottled water on board as well as an ice chest for your day’s catch. All you need to bring is a valid Texas fishing license and any food and drinks of your choice (no glass). Captain Collin also can accommodate wade fishing. You'll need your own waders and wading boots in the winter months, but feel free to stalk ‘em in skinny water in a bathing suit or shorts in the warmer spring and summer months. We recommend wading trips for anglers with more experience. Have a blast with Captain Collin! Read More

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Port O'Connor Inshore Fishing

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trip description for POC Inshore Species Spectacular in Port O'Connor

Looking for an exciting adventure on the water? Join Captain Jason for an unforgettable inshore fishing trip in Port O'Connor, Texas. He's an experienced and knowledgeable guide who'll take you to the best spots in the bay and put you on top of some huge Reds and Black Drum. Port O'Connor is known for its abundant populations of these fish, as well as Speckled Trout and Flounder, making it the perfect destination for inshore fishing enthusiasts. Captain Jason runs a 24' El Pescador bay boat, equipped with state-of-the-art fishing equipment and gear. Whether you're an experienced angler or a first-timer, he'll provide you with all the tools you need to have a successful and enjoyable day on the water! At the end of the day, Captain Jason will clean and fillet your catch so you can take it home and enjoy a delicious meal with friends and family. So why wait? Book your inshore fishing trip in Port O'Connor today and experience the thrill of reeling in a trophy fish! Read More

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POC Inshore Species Spectacular

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trip description for POC Inshore Run in Port O'Connor

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

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POC Inshore Run

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trip description for Port O'Connor Wading in Port O'Connor

Climb aboard Captain Kerri's 24' Pescador to learn why Port O’Connor provides some of the most exhilarating fishing experiences in Texas. On this trip, Captain Kerri will take you to the best spots for wading! You'll head out on her 24' El Pescador bay boat, a shallow-draft vessel which will let you access some of the skinniest backwater and flats in the area! Whether you choose to stay in the boat, or hop out to wade-fish, Captain Kerri will help you chase Speckled Trout, Redfish, and Flounder, together known as the "Texas Big Three". You might also encounter Black Drum, Sheepshead, Ladyfish and other inshore species as well. To catch these fish, you'll do a mix of sight casting and drifting artificial lures. You can also throw popping corks as you drift the bays, but live bait is a small additional cost. If you want to get out and wade fish, Captain Kerri will provide you with all the boots, belts, nets, and advice to get you on the fish. If the weather is cold you might want to bring your waders, but otherwise, Captain Kerri has got you covered. Make sure to bring a valid Texas Fishing License, a pair of wading boots, a hat, sunscreen, and any food and drinks of your choice (no glass). Fish cleaning will also be provided when you get back to the dock! Read More

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Port O'Connor Wading

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trip description for Port O'Connor "Texas Triple" in Port O'Connor

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

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Everything to Know About Booking a Port O'Connor flounder fishing charter

What are the best flounder fishing charters in Port O'Connor?

Why should I book a flounder fishing charter in Port O'Connor with Captain Experiences?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 23 flounder trips in Port O'Connor, and the most popular trips in the area are Night Time Flounder Gigging guided by Pat, Port O'Connor Gigging guided by Mike, and POC Fishing Frenzy guided by Ross.

Our guides in Port O'Connor are rated a 4.79 out of 5 based on 2887 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.

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What types of flounder fishing charters are common in Port O'Connor?

Inshore fishing is the most popular for flounder in Port O'Connor as well as flats fishing, jetty fishing, and nearshore fishing.

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

How much do Port O'Connor flounder fishing charters cost?

for flounder in Port O'Connor prices can range anywhere from about $550 to $860, but the average price for a half day trip for flounder in Port O'Connor is $613. The average price for a full day trip for flounder in Port O'Connor is $870.

What month is best for flounder fishing in Port O'Connor?

The most popular season for flounder fishing in Port O'Connor is fall, and most anglers book their trips 26 days in advance.

Do I need a Port O'Connor fishing license for flounder and what are the bag limits for flounder in Port O'Connor?

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

What is flounder fishing in Port O'Connor all about?

In Port O'Connor, flounder fishing offers anglers a unique and rewarding experience in the bountiful waters of the Texas Gulf Coast. Flounder, with their distinct flattened bodies and camouflage coloration, are highly prized for their delicious, mild-tasting flesh. Port O'Connor's diverse ecosystem, which includes marshes, bays, and shallow flats, provides ideal habitat for flounder year-round. Anglers can target flounder using a variety of techniques, making it a popular pursuit for both seasoned anglers and beginners alike.

One effective method for catching flounder in Port O'Connor is drift fishing along the edges of channels and sandy flats. Anglers drift with the current while casting and retrieving lures or live bait such as mullet, mud minnows, or shrimp along the bottom. Flounder are ambush predators, often lying in wait for passing prey, making them susceptible to well-placed offerings. By covering a large area of water and varying their presentations, anglers increase their chances of enticing strikes from these elusive flatfish.

Another productive technique for flounder fishing in Port O'Connor is gigging, especially popular during nighttime excursions. Anglers use specialized gigs, typically mounted on poles or handheld, to spot and spear flounder as they lie camouflaged on the sandy bottom. This method requires stealth and precision as anglers navigate shallow waters, scanning the shallows for the telltale outlines of flounder. Gigging provides an exhilarating and hands-on approach to flounder fishing, offering anglers the opportunity for up-close encounters with these prized Gulf Coast species.

What are the most popular months to fish for flounder fishing in Port O'Connor?

In Port O'Connor, the seasons for targeting flounder offer anglers varied opportunities throughout the year, each with its own unique challenges and rewards. Flounder fishing typically peaks in the spring and fall months, coinciding with their spawning migrations and periods of increased activity. During these seasons, flounder move into shallow waters near passes, channels, and structure-rich areas, providing anglers with ample opportunities to target them. Anglers eagerly anticipate the arrival of spring and fall, knowing that these times offer some of the best chances to hook into sizable flounder in Port O'Connor.

During the summer months, flounder fishing in Port O'Connor remains productive, albeit with some adjustments in tactics and techniques. As water temperatures rise, flounder may seek cooler, deeper waters during the heat of the day, requiring anglers to focus their efforts during early morning or late afternoon when temperatures are more favorable. Anglers often target flounder during low-light periods, such as dawn and dusk, when the fish are more active and willing to strike artificial lures or live bait. Despite the challenges of summer fishing, anglers can still enjoy success targeting flounder in Port O'Connor during this time, particularly in areas with strong tidal movement and ample baitfish.

As temperatures begin to cool in the late fall and winter months, flounder fishing in Port O'Connor enters another productive season. Flounder become more active as water temperatures drop, and anglers can find them congregating near structure-rich areas such as jetties, docks, and tidal creeks. Anglers often adjust their tactics to match the changing conditions, focusing on slower presentations and fishing deeper water columns to entice strikes from lethargic flounder. With the abundance of flounder and the variety of productive fishing spots in Port O'Connor, anglers can enjoy excellent fishing opportunities throughout the year, regardless of the season.

What techniques are popular for catching flounder fishing in Port O'Connor?

Flounder fishing in Port O'Connor requires anglers to employ specialized techniques to entice these elusive flatfish into biting. One effective method is jigging, where anglers use lead-headed jigs adorned with soft plastic bait or strips of natural bait like mullet or shrimp. By bouncing the jig along the sandy or muddy bottoms near channels, passes, and structure-rich areas, anglers can mimic the movements of prey and attract flounder. This technique is particularly productive during the fall and winter months when flounder are actively feeding in preparation for spawning.

Another popular technique for targeting flounder in Port O'Connor is drift fishing. Anglers drift with the current while presenting live bait such as finger mullet, mud minnows, or shrimp rigged on a Carolina rig or bottom rig. By drifting along channels, tidal creeks, and flats, anglers can cover a wide area and locate concentrations of flounder. This method is effective year-round, but it can be especially productive during the summer months when flounder seek cooler, deeper waters and actively feed during low-light periods.

Additionally, anglers in Port O'Connor can target flounder using live bait fishing techniques. By deploying live baitfish or shrimp near structure-rich areas such as docks, jetties, and oyster beds, anglers can entice strikes from flounder seeking refuge and ambush points. Whether fishing from a boat or wading along the shoreline, anglers can enjoy success targeting flounder using a variety of techniques tailored to the conditions and preferences of the fish. With patience, skill, and the right tactics, anglers in Port O'Connor can experience thrilling encounters with these prized flatfish throughout the year.

What other species are popular in Port O'Connor?

In Port O'Connor, anglers have a wealth of options beyond flounder to target, ensuring an exciting and diverse fishing experience. One highly prized species is the redfish, also known as red drum, which thrives in the shallow waters of the bay systems and estuaries surrounding Port O'Connor. These powerful game fish are renowned for their aggressive strikes and thrilling fights, making them a favorite among anglers of all skill levels. Whether casting artificial lures or presenting live bait such as mullet or shrimp, anglers can enjoy challenging battles and memorable encounters with redfish while exploring the scenic coastal waters of Port O'Connor.

Another popular species to target in Port O'Connor is the speckled trout, also known as spotted sea trout, which inhabits the grassy shorelines, tidal creeks, and oyster reefs of the bay systems. Speckled trout are prized for their feisty fights and delicious flesh, making them a sought-after catch for anglers seeking both excitement and culinary delight. Using techniques such as artificial lure fishing, live bait fishing, or drift fishing, anglers can tempt speckled trout into striking while enjoying the serene beauty of Port O'Connor's coastal landscapes.

In addition to redfish and speckled trout, anglers in Port O'Connor can pursue a variety of other species, including black drum, sheepshead, Spanish mackerel, and even sharks. Black drum and sheepshead, known for their tenacity and delicious flesh, can be found near structure-rich areas such as jetties, pilings, and channel edges. Spanish mackerel, with their blistering runs and aggressive strikes, offer exciting trolling opportunities for anglers exploring nearshore waters. Whether targeting redfish, speckled trout, or other species, anglers in Port O'Connor can enjoy a wide range of fishing opportunities and experiences in the abundant waters of the Texas Gulf Coast.

Recent Reviews of Captain Experiences

  • ★★★★★
    Amazing!

    Preston “. with Robert P. of Port O'Connor, Texas

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    Doug is a phenomenal guide! He quickly made us feel like family. Fishing was supposed to be hard, but everywhere he took us, we caught fish. The only problem we had was he helped the women catch the biggest catch LOL! Thank you for a great time!

    Rodney J. with Doug H. of Port O'Connor, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Wonderful! A magically day with Captain Jason who gave an almost 6 yr old a memory for a lifetime! He patiently helped my grandson catch one huge redfish after another. All and in all a perfect afternoon.

    Lily E. with Jason R. of Port O'Connor, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    very good guide with Ross, he tries to please,

    Dusty E. with Ross K. of Port O'Connor, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Excellent guide service, explained what he was doing and why. Each step of the way, got us on the fish! Great captain who is passionate about the fishing not just the money, plan on going out with Captain Mike whenever we are in town

    Joshua T. with Mike F. of Port O'Connor, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    It was a great time. We maxed our catch less than 3 hours!! Pat was awesome. He knew where to go and he did it fast and well!! I'd boom with him again

    John C. with Pat L. of Port O'Connor, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Great experience with a very knowledgeable and hardworking captain. Appreciate your service to this country as well. Matt and Jan see you in October!!

    Jan C. with Ross K. of Port O'Connor, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Awesome trip with Captain Collin. He put us on the fish!

    Thomas D. with Collin G. of Port O'Connor, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Adam got us on over 20 fish in only 3 hours and the entire family had fun, especially me who caught the 26 inch Red! I recommend Adam again.

    Christopher C. with Adam M. of Port O'Connor, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    I have been on hundreds of guided trips. Mike was one of the best guides I have ever been with. Will definitely be going again

    Fred E. with Mike F. of Port O'Connor, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    It was a good trip. We went inshore fishing. Captain Adam put us on some Black Drum and some Reds. We only caught 9 fish that we could keep. We caught a lot of fish but the majority were under size. It was a real good time fishing C.W.

    Clint W. with Adam M. of Port O'Connor, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Capt Jon was great! He agreed to go out, even though it was so windy and cold and made sure we had a fun time, even if we didn’t expect to have much luck given the conditions. We were victorious over the gulls however and got several great fish!

    Elizabeth S. with Jon P. of Port O'Connor, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Second time fishing with captain Pat. Great guide that will put you on the fish. I will be booking him again.

    Justin B. with Pat L. of Port O'Connor, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Our best Red day ever. Capt Doug was awesome. Thank you

    Preston M. with Doug H. of Port O'Connor, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Captain mike did a great job

    Ruben R. with Mike F. of Port O'Connor, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Ron was on time and waiting in the water for us. He was personable and readily shared information about the waters and area. We tried about six locations trying to get on fish. Our target fish were too elusive this day. Enjoyed boating and being on the water .though.

    Travis H. with Ross K. of Port O'Connor, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    We had such a great time with Pat! We took our two boys 12 & 14 and Pat was so great with them! It was such a fun experience for our family and we will definitely be back to fish with Pat again soon!

    Katy O. with Pat L. of Port O'Connor, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Pat was an excellent guide. He made our flounder experience not only very knowledgeable but fun. We would definitely recommend him as a guide to all levels of experience. Will be booking again.

    Suzanna S. with Pat L. of Port O'Connor, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Great trip and a great captain! I would highly recommend.

    T.j. J. with Kerri C. of Port O'Connor, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Mike is awesome! He ensured that we came back with plenty of flounder and took great care of us. I would highly recommend Captain Mike for all of your floundering needs. He is a POC native and is very knowledgeable of the fish and area. Captain Experience was very easy to contact and our trip was set up in less than an hour!

    Keisha J. with Mike F. of Port O'Connor, Texas

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