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What are the best drift fishing charters in South Padre Island?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 14 drift fishing trips in South Padre Island, and the most popular trips in the area are South Padre Island Bay & Backcountry guided by Blaze, Laguna Madre Fishing Trip - 21’ Shallow Stalker guided by Kevin, and Full Day or Half-day Fishing Trip - 21’ Shallow Stalker guided by Raine.

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

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

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

The most commonly sought after species for drift fishing in South Padre Island are: 1. redfish, 2. speckled trout / spotted seatrout, 3. black drum, 4. flounder, and 5. snook.

How much do South Padre Island drift fishing charters cost?

for drift fishing in South Padre Island prices can range anywhere from $375 to $1,150, but the average price for a half day for drift fishing in South Padre Island is $573. The average price for a full day for drift fishing in South Padre Island is $802.

When is the best time to go on a drift fishing trip in South Padre Island?

The most popular season to go on a drift fishing trip in South Padre Island is summer, and most anglers book their trips 14 days in advance.

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

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



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