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Full Day Offshore - 36' Contender

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Port O'Connor 2-Night Getaway

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Lodging Only Port O'Connor

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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 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 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

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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 lane snapper fishing charter

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

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 5 lane snapper 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 Peninsula Lodging guided by Robert.

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.

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

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular for lane snapper in Port O'Connor as well as nearshore fishing.

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

How much do Port O'Connor lane snapper fishing charters cost?

for lane snapper in Port O'Connor prices can range anywhere from an affordable $500 to $3,000, but the average price for a full day trip for lane snapper in Port O'Connor is $2,135.

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

The most popular season for lane snapper fishing in Port O'Connor is fall, and most anglers book their trips 39 days in advance.

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

In Port O'Connor, anglers can encounter the elusive lane snapper, a smaller but highly sought-after species known for its delicious flesh and challenging fights. Lane snapper inhabit the offshore waters of the Gulf of Mexico near Port O'Connor, often congregating around structure-rich areas such as reefs, wrecks, and oil platforms. While not as large as some of their counterparts, lane snapper make up for their size with their abundance and willingness to take bait, providing anglers with exciting opportunities for offshore fishing adventures.

Lane snapper are typically found in depths ranging from 60 to 300 feet, making them accessible to anglers targeting other species offshore. Anglers often encounter lane snapper while bottom fishing with natural baits such as squid, cut bait, or shrimp, which are presented near the bottom using a variety of rigs and techniques. While targeting larger game fish such as red snapper or grouper, anglers may inadvertently hook into lane snapper, adding an unexpected but welcome bonus to their fishing trip.

Despite their smaller size, lane snapper are prized catches among anglers in Port O'Connor, valued for their delicate flavor and firm texture. While not as common or as large as some of the other snapper species found in the area, such as red snapper or mangrove snapper, lane snapper provide anglers with enjoyable fights and rewarding catches. Whether encountered as bycatch while targeting other species or specifically sought after, lane snapper add an extra dimension of excitement to offshore fishing expeditions in the waters of Port O'Connor.

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

In Port O'Connor, the lane snapper season offers anglers opportunities throughout the year, with certain times being more favorable for targeting this species. Lane snapper can be found in the offshore waters of the Gulf of Mexico near Port O'Connor year-round, but their abundance and activity levels may vary depending on seasonal factors. Generally, the lane snapper season peaks during the warmer months of the year, particularly in the late spring, summer, and early fall, when water temperatures rise and offshore conditions become more conducive to fishing.

During the spring months, as temperatures begin to warm, lane snapper become more active and migrate into the offshore waters near Port O'Connor in search of food and suitable habitat. Anglers venturing offshore during this time may encounter schools of lane snapper patrolling reefs, wrecks, and oil platforms, providing ample opportunities for targeting these prized game fish. As the summer progresses and temperatures continue to rise, the lane snapper season reaches its peak, with larger numbers of fish congregating in offshore waters and offering anglers exciting chances to hook into them.

In the fall, as temperatures start to cool, lane snapper may still be found offshore near Port O'Connor, but their numbers and activity levels may begin to decline as the season progresses. While lane snapper can still be caught year-round, anglers may need to adjust their tactics and fishing locations to match the changing conditions. Despite seasonal fluctuations, the late spring, summer, and early fall months typically offer the best opportunities for anglers to encounter lane snapper in the waters of Port O'Connor, providing thrilling offshore fishing experiences for those eager to pursue this prized species.

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

In Port O'Connor, anglers employ various techniques to target lane snapper, adapting their strategies based on factors such as water conditions, depth, and the behavior of the fish. One popular method for catching lane snapper is bottom fishing with natural baits such as squid, cut bait, or shrimp. Anglers typically use a bottom rig or chicken rig, with a weight to keep the bait near the bottom, and present the bait in areas with structure, such as reefs, wrecks, or oil platforms. Lane snapper are bottom-dwelling fish, so presenting the bait near the ocean floor increases the likelihood of enticing strikes from these elusive species.

Another effective technique for targeting lane snapper in Port O'Connor is using light tackle and smaller hooks to increase the chances of hooking into these finicky fish. Lane snapper have relatively small mouths compared to other snapper species, so using smaller hooks and lighter tackle allows anglers to present the bait more naturally and increases the chances of a hookup. Anglers may also use techniques such as drift fishing or slow trolling to cover more ground and locate schools of lane snapper, particularly in deeper waters where these fish are commonly found.

Additionally, anglers in Port O'Connor can target lane snapper using vertical jigging techniques. Vertical jigging involves dropping a metal jig or lure to the bottom and then jerking it upward to simulate the movement of prey. This technique can be highly effective for targeting lane snapper, especially when they are actively feeding near the ocean floor. By varying the jigging motion and speed, anglers can entice strikes from lane snapper and enjoy exciting battles as they reel in these elusive and tasty fish. Whether bottom fishing, using light tackle, or vertical jigging, anglers have a variety of effective techniques at their disposal to target lane snapper and enjoy the thrill of offshore fishing in the waters of Port O'Connor.

What other species are popular in Port O'Connor?

Apart from targeting lane snapper, anglers in Port O'Connor have a diverse range of other species to pursue, ensuring a thrilling and varied fishing experience. One highly sought-after species is the red snapper, renowned 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 exhilarating 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 popular species to target in Port O'Connor is the kingfish, also known as king mackerel, which prowls the offshore waters near oil rigs, artificial reefs, and underwater structures. Kingfish are prized for their blistering runs and aggressive strikes, offering anglers exciting opportunities for trolling and live bait fishing. By deploying techniques such as trolling with rigged baits or kite fishing with live baits, anglers can entice strikes from these powerful pelagic predators while enjoying the scenic beauty of Port O'Connor's coastal waters.

In addition to red snapper and kingfish, anglers in Port O'Connor can pursue 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 agility, 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 abundant 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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