Damn good heavy tackle fishing guides in South Padre Island, Texas

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Everything to Know About Booking a South Padre Island heavy tackle fishing charter

What are the best heavy tackle fishing charters in South Padre Island?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 6 heavy tackle fishing trips in South Padre Island, and the most popular trips in the area are South Padre Island Deep Sea Fishing guided by Emilio, 4-Hour Inshore Fishing - 27' Voyager Pontoon guided by Henry, and South Padre Offshore Fishing guided by Henry.

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Other popular fishing spots nearby for booking a charter include Port Isabel and Laguna Vista.

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

Offshore fishing is the most popular for heavy tackle fishing in South Padre Island as well as nearshore fishing and inshore fishing.

The most commonly sought after species for heavy tackle fishing in South Padre Island are: 1. king mackerel / kingfish, 2. mahi mahi / dorado, 3. red snapper, 4. wahoo, and 5. amberjack.

How much do South Padre Island heavy tackle fishing charters cost?

for heavy tackle fishing in South Padre Island prices can range anywhere from $525 to $1,800, but the average price for a half day for heavy tackle fishing in South Padre Island is $625. The average price for a full day for heavy tackle fishing in South Padre Island is $1,399.

When is the best time to go on a heavy tackle fishing charter in South Padre Island?

The most popular season to go on a heavy tackle fishing charter in South Padre Island is summer, and most anglers book their trips 21 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.