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Everything to Know About Booking a South Padre Island black drum fishing charter

What are the best black drum fishing charters in South Padre Island?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 11 black drum trips in South Padre Island, and the most popular trips in the area are Half-day or Full Day Trip - 24' Shallow Stalker guided by Aaron, Most Popular Excursion 5Hr Trip guided by Gary, and Sunset Assault guided by Gary.

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Another popular fishing spot nearby for booking a charter is Port Isabel.

What types of black drum fishing charters are common in South Padre Island?

Inshore fishing is the most popular for black drum in South Padre Island as well as flats fishing and nearshore fishing.

The most common fishing techniques in South Padre Island are light tackle fishing, drift fishing, and artificial lure fishing but live bait fishing and jigging are popular as well.

How much do South Padre Island black drum fishing charters cost?

for black drum in South Padre Island prices can range anywhere from $400 to $1,150, but the average price for a half day for black drum in South Padre Island is $581. The average price for a full day for black drum in South Padre Island is $811.

When is the best time to go black drum fishing in South Padre Island?

The most popular season for black drum fishing in South Padre Island is summer, and most anglers book their trips 12 days in advance.

Where can I get a South Padre Island fishing license for black drum and what are the bag limits for black drum in South Padre Island?

See here for more information on black drum fishing licenses in South Padre Island, black drum bag limits, and fishing season regulations for black drum in South Padre Island. When in doubt, your fishing guide will always know the right black drum rules and regulations in South Padre Island.



What's biting in South Padre Island?

Black Drum Fishing Reports from Our Damn Good Guides in South Padre Island. See more black drum fishing reports for South Padre Island.

    Bayfishing lower tides than usual in July bring in black drum and other fish stuck in body's of bays on outgoing tides

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