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"Bad To The Bone" POC Offshore

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Matagorda Bay & Beyond

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Lodging Only Port O'Connor

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Matagorda Peninsula Lodging

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36 ft 1 - 4 People $$$
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Port O'Connor 2-Night Getaway

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36 ft 1 - 6 People $$$

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trip description for Port O'Connor 2-Night Getaway in Port O'Connor

Join Captain Robert for an electrifying lodging and offshore fishing experience on the Gulf! This trip is perfect for avid anglers who feel like they could do a little more fishing in a day than most trips. You'll get a head start on the day when you wake up right on the water in Port O'Conner! Captain Robert provides a safe and fun environment for offshore fishing. He is fully insured and has some of the best fishing equipment available. He targets Kings, Lings, Dolphinfish, Snapper and many other varieties of fish in the Gulf. Get on board and have a great adventure fishing the coast of Texas. Stationed in Port O'Connor with a facility on Matagorda Island, he's a top choice for game and deep sea fishing in Texas! With an all-inclusive lodge, eating, and fishing 2-day experience, you won’t find a better deal or setting for bachelor parties, reunions, get-togethers, and a relaxing and invigorating break from the daily grind! On your full day of fishing, Captain Robert will cruise you around the nearshores or take you up to 40 miles off the coast (about an hour boat ride) to target some Amberjack, King Mackerel, Lane Snapper, and Red Snapper. You can use methods such as light tackle, heavy tackle, bottom fishing, trolling and jigging to go after these fish. Whether you want to actively fish with a rod in your hand or lounge with some lines in the water, just let Captain Robert know what you want to catch and he'll get you set up with the best method! Captain Robert fishes aboard a 36’ Contender center console boat. Powered by three 300HP Suzuki engines, this vessel will surely make for a smooth and fast ride out! She comes complete with GPS, Fishfinder, a Live Bait Well, a Wireless Trolling Motor, and an Ice Box to store your catches. Captain Robert will clean any keepers for you to keep up right on the peninsula! Make sure you bring a valid Texas Saltwater Fishing License as well as some food and drinks of your choice. Captain Robert will provide all rods, reels, and tackle. He will also have a cooler for your drinks to go into. Live bait can be purchased before the trip or caught during the trip for an additional fee. Fuel is also an additional charge. Get ready for an unforgettable offshore adventure with Captain Robert! Read More

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Port O'Connor 2-Night Getaway

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36 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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trip description for Matagorda Peninsula Lodging in Port O'Connor

Join Captain Robert for an electrifying lodging and offshore fishing experience on the Gulf! This trip is perfect for avid anglers who feel like they could do a little more fishing in a day than most trips. You'll get to wake up right in the middle of productive Gulf Coast waters on the Matagorda peninsula! Captain Robert provides a safe and fun environment for offshore fishing. He is fully insured and has some of the best fishing equipment available. He targets Kings, Lings, Dolphinfish, Snapper and many other varieties of fish in the Gulf. Get on board and have a great adventure fishing the coast of Texas. Stationed in Port O'Connor with a facility on Matagorda Island, he's a top choice for game and deep sea fishing in Texas! With an all-inclusive lodge, eating, and fishing 2-day experience, you won’t find a better deal or setting for bachelor parties, reunions, get-togethers, and a relaxing and invigorating break from the daily grind! On these full days of fishing, Captain Robert will cruise you around the nearshores or take you up to 40 miles off the coast (about an hour boat ride) to target some Amberjack, King Mackerel, Lane Snapper, and Red Snapper. You can use methods such as light tackle, heavy tackle, bottom fishing, trolling and jigging to go after these fish. Whether you want to actively fish with a rod in your hand or lounge with some lines in the water, just let Captain Robert know what you want to catch and he'll get you set up with the best method! Captain Robert fishes aboard a 36’ Contender center console boat. Powered by three 300HP Suzuki engines, this vessel will surely make for a smooth and fast ride out! She comes complete with GPS, Fishfinder, a Live Bait Well, a Wireless Trolling Motor, and an Ice Box to store your catches. Captain Robert will clean any keepers for you to keep up right on the peninsula! Make sure you bring a valid Texas Saltwater Fishing License as well as some food and drinks of your choice. Captain Robert will provide all rods, reels, and tackle. He will also have a cooler for your drinks to go into. Live bait can be purchased before the trip or caught during the trip for an additional fee. Fuel is also an additional charge. Get ready for an unforgettable offshore adventure with Captain Robert! Read More

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Matagorda Peninsula Lodging

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36 ft 1 - 4 People $$$
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trip description for Lodging Only Port O'Connor in Port O'Connor

Book your ideal 2-night Gulf Coast getaway with Captain Robert! Start your days by waking up right on the water on Port O'Conner on your relaxing or fun-filled getaway. You'll be pushed to find a better setting for bachelor parties, reunions, get-togethers, and relaxing and invigorating breaks from the daily grind! Stationed in Port O'Connor with a facility on Matagorda Island, Captain Robert a top choice for game and deep sea fishing in Texas. He's a Gulf Coast veteran who knows exactly how an overnight experience on the Gulf should be, so you can trust that his lodging meets all the requirements! Read More

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trip description for Matagorda Bay & Beyond in Port O'Connor

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

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Matagorda Bay & Beyond

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26 ft 1 - 6 People $$
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trip description for Full Day Offshore - 36' Contender in Port O'Connor

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

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36 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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trip description for "Bad to the Bone" POC Offshore in Port O'Connor

Come on down to Port O’Connor, Texas and make some memories with Captain Scott! Captain Scott is a highly professional guide with almost 30 years of experience fishing the waters outside of POC. For these 6-8 hour excursions, Captain Scott uses a 30’ Mako that can accommodate 6 anglers. He will help you chase the Cobia, Mahi Mahi, Kingfish, Blacktip Shark, Wahoo, and other species that call these waters home. 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

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"Bad To The Bone" POC Offshore

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

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

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 6 kingfish trips in Port O'Connor, and the most popular trips in the area are "Bad to the Bone" POC Offshore guided by Scott, Full Day Offshore - 36' Contender guided by Robert, and Matagorda Bay & Beyond guided by Benny.

Our guides in Port O'Connor are rated a 5 out of 5 based on 2528 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.

Looking for kid friendly kingfish guides / fishing lessons in Port O'Connor? Check out our beginner and family friendly kingfish guides in Port O'Connor.

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

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular for kingfish in Port O'Connor as well as nearshore fishing and jetty fishing.

The most common fishing techniques in Port O'Connor are light tackle fishing, trolling, and jigging but heavy tackle fishing and bottom fishing are popular as well.

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

for kingfish in Port O'Connor prices can range anywhere from an affordable $500 to $3,000, but the average price for a half day trip for kingfish in Port O'Connor is $650. The average price for a full day trip for kingfish in Port O'Connor is $1,815.

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

The most popular season for kingfish fishing in Port O'Connor is summer, and most anglers book their trips 31 days in advance.

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

In Port O'Connor, kingfish, also known as king mackerel or kingfish, are a prized catch for anglers venturing into the offshore waters of the Gulf of Mexico. These sleek and powerful predators are known for their blistering runs and aggressive strikes, making them a thrilling target for anglers seeking offshore adventure. During certain times of the year, particularly in the warmer months, kingfish migrate into the offshore waters near Port O'Connor, offering anglers the opportunity to target these formidable game fish.

Anglers targeting kingfish in Port O'Connor often venture offshore to deeper waters, where these pelagic predators can be found patrolling near oil rigs, artificial reefs, and underwater structures. Kingfish are voracious feeders and are often attracted to areas with abundant baitfish, such as Spanish sardines or cigar minnows. Anglers employ a variety of techniques to entice strikes from kingfish, including trolling with rigged baits or artificial lures, live bait fishing, and kite fishing. By deploying these techniques, anglers can maximize their chances of hooking into kingfish and enjoy the exhilarating battles that ensue.

Once hooked, kingfish provide anglers with thrilling fights characterized by powerful runs and acrobatic leaps out of the water. Anglers must be prepared for the speed and agility of these pelagic predators, as kingfish are known for their swift movements and tenacity on the line. Proper tackle and gear, including heavy-duty rods and reels spooled with strong braided line, are essential for successfully landing these hard-fighting fish. With their thrilling fights and impressive size, encountering kingfish offshore adds an extra level of excitement to fishing expeditions in the waters of Port O'Connor.

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

In Port O'Connor, the seasons for targeting kingfish vary throughout the year, with certain times offering more favorable conditions for anglers to pursue these powerful pelagic predators. Typically, the kingfish season in Port O'Connor peaks during the warmer months of the year, particularly in the late spring, summer, and early fall. During this time, as water temperatures rise, kingfish migrate into the offshore waters near Port O'Connor in search of food and suitable breeding grounds, providing anglers with prime opportunities to target these formidable game fish.

Spring marks the beginning of the kingfish season in Port O'Connor, as temperatures start to warm and the fish begin their northward migration along the Texas Gulf Coast. Anglers venturing offshore during this time may encounter schools of kingfish patrolling near oil rigs, artificial reefs, and underwater structures, offering exciting opportunities for trolling and live bait fishing. As summer arrives and temperatures continue to rise, the kingfish season reaches its peak in Port O'Connor, with larger numbers of fish congregating in offshore waters and providing anglers with ample chances to hook into these hard-fighting predators.

As fall approaches and temperatures begin to cool, the kingfish season in Port O'Connor gradually winds down, with the fish migrating away from the area in search of warmer waters. While kingfish can still be found offshore during the fall months, their numbers may diminish, and anglers may need to venture farther offshore to locate them. Despite the seasonal fluctuations, the late spring, summer, and early fall months offer the best chances for anglers to encounter kingfish in the waters of Port O'Connor, providing thrilling offshore fishing opportunities for those eager to pursue these prized pelagic predators.

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

In Port O'Connor, anglers employ various techniques to target kingfish, adapting their strategies based on factors such as water conditions, offshore structures, and the behavior of the fish. One popular method is trolling, where anglers tow a spread of rigged baits or artificial lures behind their boat while cruising offshore. This technique allows anglers to cover a wide area and search for actively feeding kingfish, particularly around oil rigs, artificial reefs, and underwater structures where these pelagic predators congregate. By varying trolling speeds, depths, and lure presentations, anglers can entice strikes from kingfish and enjoy exciting offshore action.

Another effective technique for targeting kingfish in Port O'Connor is live bait fishing. Anglers deploy live baits such as Spanish sardines, cigar minnows, or blue runners rigged on wire leaders and circle hooks to tempt kingfish lurking near offshore structures. By drifting or slow trolling live baits around oil rigs, wrecks, and underwater ledges, anglers can entice strikes from hungry kingfish. This method is particularly effective during the warmer months when kingfish are actively feeding near the surface and can be found patrolling near baitfish schools.

Additionally, anglers in Port O'Connor can target kingfish using kite fishing techniques. By deploying a fishing kite equipped with live baits or artificial lures, anglers can suspend baits at the surface and attract kingfish from below. This method allows anglers to present baits in a natural manner and target kingfish in areas with heavy fishing pressure or where traditional trolling methods may be less effective. Whether trolling, live bait fishing, or kite fishing, anglers have a variety of effective techniques at their disposal to target kingfish and experience the thrill of offshore fishing in the waters of Port O'Connor.

What other species are popular in Port O'Connor?

Apart from targeting kingfish, anglers visiting Port O'Connor have a wide range of other species to pursue, ensuring a diverse and exciting fishing experience. One popular catch is the red snapper, prized for its delicious flesh and challenging fights. Red snapper inhabit the offshore reefs, wrecks, and structures in the Gulf of Mexico near Port O'Connor, providing anglers with thrilling battles and rewarding catches. Whether dropping down live bait or jigging with artificial lures, anglers can enjoy pursuing these prized game fish while exploring the productive offshore waters of Port O'Connor.

Another sought-after species in Port O'Connor is the mahi-mahi, also known as dorado or dolphin fish. These colorful pelagic predators migrate into the offshore waters near Port O'Connor during certain times of the year, offering anglers the opportunity to target them using trolling, casting, or chumming techniques. Mahi-mahi are renowned for their acrobatic leaps and aggressive strikes, providing anglers with thrilling battles and memorable catches offshore. Whether trolling along weed lines, casting around floating debris, or deploying chum to attract fish, anglers can enjoy pursuing mahi-mahi while experiencing the excitement of offshore fishing in Port O'Connor.

In addition to red snapper and mahi-mahi, anglers in Port O'Connor can target a variety of other species, including grouper, amberjack, wahoo, and tuna, among others. Grouper and amberjack are prized for their strength and size, inhabiting the offshore reefs and structures where anglers can target them using bottom fishing techniques. Wahoo and tuna, known for their speed and aggression, offer exciting opportunities for trolling and casting in the offshore waters of Port O'Connor. With such a diverse range of species to target, anglers visiting Port O'Connor can enjoy endless opportunities for adventure and excitement in the productive waters of the Texas Gulf Coast.

Recent Reviews of Captain Experiences

  • ★★★★★
    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

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Pat; first impressions- prompt, on time and ready for the day’s fishing. Equipment was prepared and ready for use, boat was clean, well maintained. The man was energetic, dedicated to getting his “guests “ on redfish. Captain Pat was amicable and obvious good standing with his fellow boat captains due to their witty good natured exchanges. On the bay and bayou he was very chatty, told good fishing tales and was always quick to assist with bait, casting and netting the fish. During our expedition a boater needed assistance and he was able to assist the boat, assist getting the boat’s guest getting onto a new charter and professional that he is coordinating with another boat captain and got us into a “hot spot” of redfish, limiting out. Captain Pat receives high praise and hearty endorsement from my family. He definitely knows the Matagorda Bay Area and was witnessed being a resource to his fellow charter boat captains. Captain Pat, “Respect” and Thank you. The Gould’s, Jen & Cris

    Jennifer G. with Pat L. 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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