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Fishing in South Padre Island

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in South Padre Island

South Padre Offshore Fishing

67% (3)
30 ft 1 - 6 People $$$

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Other Trips in South Padre Island

Fishing in Port Mansfield
Fishing in Port Mansfield
Fishing in Port Mansfield
trip description for Laguna Madre Inshore Adventure in Port Mansfield

Embark on an unforgettable outdoor adventure with Captain Burt where you’ll be targeting the Texas "Big Three": Flounder, Redfish, and Speckled Trout. Captain Burt has fished the waters of Port Mansfield for over three decades and loves showing people of all skill levels how to fish the local waters. No matter if you’re a beginner or a seasoned professional, you’ll be in good hands! You’ll be fishing aboard his 24' Dargel Skout center console, which can accommodate 5 anglers. Make sure you bring a valid Texas saltwater fishing license, food and drinks, a hat, sunscreen, and some good company! Captain Burt will provide all rods, reels, tackle, lures, water, and ice for your upcoming trip. Captain Burt will also clean and fillet your catch back at the marina, so make sure you bring a large cooler to get your fish home. Captain Burt likes to launch out of Port Mansfield, but will also launch out of Arroyo City and South Padre Island. Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in Port Mansfield

Laguna Madre Inshore Adventure

100% (2)
24 ft 1 - 6 People $$
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Fishing in South Padre Island
Fishing in South Padre Island
Fishing in South Padre Island
trip description for Laguna Madre Drift in South Padre Island

Enjoy a day with Captain Ron as you adventure through Lower Laguna Madre! Your day out with Captain Ron will see you drifting the shallow waters that can be up to 3’ deep. You will be fishing with both artificial and live bait, as well as trying anchored up fishing. Captain Ron will help you target Redfish, Flounder, Seatrout, Black Drum, and Sheepshead throughout your 5-hour (half-day) or 8-hour (full day) adventure. For these trips, Captain Ron uses a 24’ Shallow Sport bay which can accommodate 4 anglers. Captain Ron will provide all rods, reels, and tackle. All you need to bring is a valid Texas Fishing License and some good company! Come on down and make some memories with Captain Ron! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in South Padre Island

Laguna Madre Drift

100% (21)
24 ft 1 - 4 People $$
Fishing in Port Isabel
Fishing in Port Isabel
Fishing in Port Isabel
trip description for Full Day or Half Day Fishing Trip in Port Isabel

Captain Jamie will help you target Redfish, Speckled Trout, and Flounder throughout your 5-hour (half-day) or 8-hour (full day) trip in lower Laguna Madre. He's happy to host anglers of all skill levels, and loves teaching beginners and children. Captain Jaime fishes with live and cut bait for Redfish and Speckled Trout on light spinning tackle. Captain Jamie fishes from his 2016 25’ Dargel Boatworks flats boat powered by a 250 HP Suzuki engine. The vessel can host up to 5 anglers for a comfortable day of fishing for all. All fishing equipment will be ready for your trip, as well as a range of artificial lures. After the trip, Captain Jaime will clean and fillet your catch so you can take it home to the kitchen! The Laguna Madre is an incredible body of water, offering a pristine ecosystem for Redfish, Speckled Trout, Flounder, Black Drum, Sheepshead, Triple Tail, Snook, Tarpon, and more to call home. Be sure to purchase a Texas saltwater fishing license online for each angler, bring some snacks and drinks, and don’t forget some sun block! Other than that, meet Captain Jaime in Port Isabel ready to fish and to spend a fantastic day on the Laguna Madre! Read More

Flats, Inshore, Jetty Fishing Charter in Port Isabel

Full Day Or Half Day Fishing Trip

100% (6)
25 ft 1 - 5 People $$
Fishing in Port Isabel
Fishing in Port Isabel
Fishing in Port Isabel
trip description for Port Isabel 5-Hour - 25’ Majek in Port Isabel

Join Captain Walter for a great day exploring the local waters! On this action-packed adventure, you can expect to reel in some Black Drum and some Bull Redfish. These two species will put up a good fight, so be prepared. Make sure you give those hamstrings a little stretch before you hit the water. You might also run into Mangrove Snappers, Sheepshead, Snook, Fluke, and Spotted Seatrout. For these trips, Captain Walter uses a 25’ Majek Illusion boat - a spacious vessel that can accommodate up to 6 anglers. Captain Walter will provide rods and tackle as well as drinks. You can purchase live bait for an additional fee. Other than that, make sure you bring a valid Texas Fishing License and any food and drink of your choice. Let your mind escape from daily responsibilities and just have fun fishing with Captain Walter! Read More

Flats, Inshore, Jetty Fishing Charter in Port Isabel

Port Isabel 5-Hour - 25’ Majek

100% (9)
25 ft 1 - 6 People $$
Fishing in Rio Hondo
Fishing in Rio Hondo
Fishing in Rio Hondo
trip description for Laguna Madre Inshore Trip in Rio Hondo

Join Captain Andre on a fishing trip into the Laguna Madre and experience the thrill of catching a variety of inshore fish species. With his years of experience in the area, Captain Andre is well-versed in all the techniques needed to catch different species, and he's more than willing to work with you to tailor the outing to your specific goals. Whether you're after limits for dinner or looking to catch a trophy Redfish or Snook, Captain Andre will make sure you make the most of your time out on the water. He offers a wide range of fishing techniques, from throwing artificial lures and live bait on light tackle to drift fishing the bays and bottom fishing. He'll provide expert recommendations based on the weather and tides to help you make the right choice. Captain Andre provides all the necessary fishing gear, including rods, reels, and tackle, as well as water and his extensive knowledge of the area. You only need to bring your favorite snacks and beverages and a valid Texas fishing license, and he'll take care of the rest for your South Texas fishing adventure. Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Rio Hondo

Laguna Madre Inshore Trip

NEW
1 - 3 People $
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Fishing in South Padre Island
Fishing in South Padre Island
Fishing in South Padre Island
trip description for South Padre Island Deep Sea in South Padre Island

Get excited about the trip of lifetime with Captain Emilio here who invites you on a deep-sea fishing adventure in the productive waters of the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of South Padre Island, Texas. For these 6, 8, 10 and 12-hour adventures, Captain Emilio uses his badass 35’ Bertram offshore sportfishing boat that can handle up to 6 anglers. The vessel has a powerful twin Caterpillar 450 HP engine for a combined 900 HP's of propulsion power and modern navigation technology which guarantees you a safe and quick trip to your destination. Its impossible to say for sure what monsters lurk at each depth at any given time, but on shorter trips you can expect to catch Tripletail, Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, while longer trips give opportunities for bigger pelagics like Mahi Mahi, Blue Marlin, Sailfish, and bigger tuna species! Emilio will provide live bait, rods, reels, and tackle. *the fuel price is included in the price of the trip so there are no surprises at the end of your trip!* There will also be a first mate at your disposal all the time. All you need to bring is a valid Texas Fishing License, food and drinks of your choice, and an ice chest for your day’s catch. Come and explore this fishing paradise and make some everlasting memories with Captain Emilio! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in South Padre Island

South Padre Island Deep Sea

92% (13)
35 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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Fishing in South Padre Island
Fishing in South Padre Island
Fishing in South Padre Island
trip description for South Padre Offshore Fishing in South Padre Island

Come have some serious fun and explore some of the most prolific waters in the area with Captain Henry! Captain Henry hotspots in SPI have been hitting, so make sure to listen closely to his tips and tricks. On these 6 or 8-hour state water offshore trips, you can expect to target Kings, Blackfin, Bonito and Red Snapper (when in season), and many more species! When Red Snapper is in season, Captain Henry has some special spots way up the coast that hold some big boy Red Snapper within the State Water line! You will be fishing aboard Captain Henry’s 30-foot center console powered by twin 300 HP Mercury Verado engines. It can accommodate up to 6 anglers, has a private toilet, spearfishing and snorkeling equipment, and a livewell. A first mate will also be on board to help you when you need it. Don’t forget to bring a valid Texas Fishing License (which you can purchase online), a hat, sunscreen, some food and drinks for the day, and an ice box to take home your day’s catch. Henry will provide all rods, reels, tackle, and lures. For an additional fee, he will clean and fillet your day’s catch. Get ready for an action-packed day on the water with Captain Henry! Read More

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in South Padre Island

South Padre Offshore Fishing

67% (3)
30 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
Fishing in South Padre Island
Fishing in South Padre Island
Fishing in South Padre Island
trip description for SPI Classic in South Padre Island

Climb aboard with Captain Aaron and experience the thrill of some seriously top-notch shallow water fishing! Aside from the ship channels, the water is no more than 6’ deep, making it a great fishery for families and novice anglers who would like to avoid choppy waters. Captain Aaron will guide you to some inshore honey holes and flats that will allow you to try your hand at either bait fishing or sightfishing! The species you can expect to target using this technique are Redfish, Black Drum, Sheepshead, and Flounder. For these trips, Captain Aaron uses his 20' Shallow Sport, which has a crasy shallow draft and sneak into the skinniest of water! Make sure to bring a valid Texas Fishing License as well as food and drinks of your choice. Other than that, Captain Aaron will provide the rest. He will provide all lures, rods, reels, and tackle. Bring your kids or your angling buddies and head out to a fishing adventure to remember with Captain Aaron! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in South Padre Island

SPI Classic

75% (12)
24 ft 1 - 6 People $$
Fishing in South Padre Island
Fishing in South Padre Island
Fishing in South Padre Island
trip description for Laguna Madre Hookfest in South Padre Island

Head out on the productive waters of South Texas with Captain Kevin to hook into all kinds of inshore sportfish. South Padre Island is known for its wide variety of fun saltwater species and Captain Kevin knows how to catch them all! So, whether you're looking to catch limits and dinner, or chase down your next trophy Redfish or Snook, Capt. Kevin will help you make the most out of your time out on the water. Captain Kevin also caters to a wide variety of fishing techniques. From throwing artificial lures and live bait on light tackle, to drift fishing the bays and bottom fishing, he is willing to work with your goals for the day, and he will offer his expert recommendations based on the weather and tides to help you make the right choice. Your vessel for the day will be a 22' Shoalwater center console that can take up to 4 people, equipped with a 150 HP Yamaha to get you on the fish quickly and safely. Captain Kevin will supply you with all the rods, reels, tackle, water, and knowledge necessary to ensure a successful day out on the water. So all you need to bring are your favorite snacks and beverages and your Texas fishing license and let Captain Kevin take care of the rest for you! Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in South Padre Island

Laguna Madre Hookfest

NEW
21 ft 1 - 4 People $
Fishing in Port Isabel
Fishing in Port Isabel
Fishing in Port Isabel
trip description for SPI's Most Popular Trip in Port Isabel

Head out onto the world-renowned waters of the South Texas Riviera with Captain Gary! He specializes in hooking into all kinds of inshore sportfish, including Speckled Trout, Red Fish, Flounder, Snook, Black Drum and Mangrove Snapper. Captain Gary is happy to cater your trip to your goals and is willing to fish with many different methods. He can also provide some expert tips and tricks so that you can improve your fishing abilities as well. So, whether it's landing your first bruiser Trout, chasing the "Big Three", or watching your little ones light up with smiles, no one takes your time on the water more seriously than Captain Gary. For your trip, Captain Gary will provide rods, reels, tackle, bait, and ice for your catch. All the necessities for a successful day out on the water are provided; all you have to bring is your favorite snacks and drink, a camera, and your Texas fishing license! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Port Isabel

SPI's Most Popular Trip

100% (1)
24 ft 1 - 6 People $$
Fishing in Port Isabel
Fishing in Port Isabel
Fishing in Port Isabel
trip description for Laguna Madre Shallows Trip in Port Isabel

Hop on board with Captain Ruben and hit the waters surrounding Port Isabel, Texas! Captain Ruben has a contagious passion for fishing and wants to share it with his adventurers! On these 5-hour (half-day) and 7-hour (full day) adventures, you can expect to target Black Drum, Trout, Redfish, Flounder, Snook, Mangrove Snapper, Whiting, Shark, and many other species. . For these trips, Captain Ruben uses a 26-foot bay boat equipped with a 300HP TRP engine. This vessel has a live bait well and fish finder. 6 anglers max. Make sure you purchase a valid Texas fishing license before the trip and don’t forget food, drinks (no glass), a hat, and sunscreen. Captain Ruben will provide all rods, reels, tackle, and lures. He will also prepare live bait upon availability before the trip at no extra cost. Get ready for an action-packed day on the water with Captain Ruben! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Port Isabel

Laguna Madre Shallows Trip

88% (8)
26 ft 1 - 6 People $$
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Fishing in South Padre Island
Fishing in South Padre Island
Fishing in South Padre Island
trip description for 4-Hour Inshore - 30’ Triton in South Padre Island

If you’ve never been fishing around South Padre Island, then you’re missing out! And if you want to explore it in style, hop aboard Captain Henry's 30' Triton for a relaxing yet action-packed day out on the water! Capt. Henry is a super-knowledgeable fisherman, who not only knows how to have a good time but also knows all the best honey holes to whack the big three: Redfish, Trout, and Flounder! You'll be fishing aboard his badass 30ft Triton Center Console so you'll have no trouble cutting through light chop, and fishing days when the wind is blowing. She also provides a comfortable head (restroom) on board so you don't have to worry about hauling back to the dock in case of emergency! Captain Henry will provide you with all the quality rods, reels, and tackle you could possibly need for a successful day out on the water. His also has tons of shade, tons of seating, and tons of room, so you can relax with your favorite beverage while you wait for your reel to start whirring! Make sure you bring a valid Texas Fishing License with a saltwater stamp as well as some snacks of your choice, and Captain Henry will take care of the rest. Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in South Padre Island

4-Hour Inshore - 30’ Triton

100% (9)
30 ft 1 - 6 People $$

Everything to Know About Booking a South Padre Island false albacore fishing charter

What are the best false albacore fishing charters in South Padre Island?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 1 false albacore trip in South Padre Island: South Padre Offshore Fishing guided by Henry.

Our guides in South Padre Island are rated a 4 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 false albacore guides / fishing lessons in South Padre Island? Check out our beginner and family friendly false albacore guides in South Padre Island.

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

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular for false albacore in South Padre Island as well as nearshore fishing.

The most common fishing techniques in South Padre Island are artificial lure fishing, bottom fishing, and deep dropping but heavy tackle fishing and jigging are popular as well.

How much do South Padre Island false albacore fishing charters cost?

for false albacore in South Padre Island prices can range anywhere from an affordable $1,000 to $1,750, but the average price for a half day trip for false albacore in South Padre Island is $1,100. The average price for a full day trip for false albacore in South Padre Island is $1,360.

What month is best for false albacore fishing in South Padre Island?

The most popular season for false albacore fishing in South Padre Island is summer, and most anglers book their trips 17 days in advance.

Do I need a South Padre Island fishing license for false albacore and what are the bag limits for false albacore 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.

What is false albacore fishing in South Padre Island all about?

False albacore, also known as little tunny or bonito, are a prized and exciting species found in the waters surrounding South Padre Island, Texas. These fast-swimming fish are known for their strength, speed, and acrobatic leaps when hooked, providing anglers with thrilling battles. False albacore are often found in offshore waters, where they congregate around baitfish schools and underwater structures such as reefs and wrecks. Anglers visiting South Padre Island can target false albacore using a variety of techniques, making them a favorite catch for both experienced and novice fishermen alike.

One effective method for targeting false albacore in South Padre Island is casting with small metal lures or brightly colored jigs. Anglers can target these fish from boats or from shorelines, particularly around areas with strong currents or baitfish concentrations. False albacore are known for their aggressive feeding behavior, and they will often strike at fast-moving lures retrieved with a rapid, erratic motion. Casting and retrieving lures in this manner can trigger strikes from false albacore and provide anglers with an exhilarating fishing experience.

Another productive technique for false albacore fishing in South Padre Island is trolling with small spoons, feathers, or diving plugs. Anglers can troll these lures at varying speeds, typically between 6 to 10 knots, to cover a large area of water and locate schools of feeding fish. Trolling allows anglers to target false albacore both nearshore and offshore, and it can be particularly effective when searching for fish in open water or along the edges of underwater structure. Overall, false albacore fishing in South Padre Island offers anglers an exciting opportunity to test their skills against these fast and powerful fish in the beautiful waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

What are the most popular months to fish for false albacore fishing in South Padre Island?

In South Padre Island, Texas, false albacore, also known as little tunny or bonito, are present in the offshore waters throughout much of the year. However, the prime season for targeting false albacore typically occurs during the warmer months, from late spring through early fall. As water temperatures rise during this time, false albacore become more active and move closer to the surface in search of baitfish. This increased activity makes them more accessible to anglers targeting them offshore.

Spring marks the beginning of the false albacore season in South Padre Island, with fish becoming more abundant as temperatures warm up and baitfish populations increase. As summer progresses, false albacore fishing reaches its peak, with anglers experiencing excellent action offshore. During this time, anglers can target false albacore using casting or trolling techniques, often around areas with strong currents, baitfish concentrations, or underwater structures such as reefs and wrecks.

In the fall, as water temperatures begin to cool, false albacore fishing in South Padre Island can still be productive, although fish may start to migrate to warmer waters as winter approaches. However, with the right strategies and techniques, anglers can continue to catch false albacore throughout the fall season. Overall, understanding the seasonal patterns and behaviors of false albacore is essential for maximizing success and enjoying a rewarding fishing experience in the offshore waters of South Padre Island.

What techniques are popular for catching false albacore in South Padre Island?

False albacore fishing in South Padre Island, Texas, offers anglers a variety of effective techniques to target these fast and powerful fish. One popular method is casting with small metal lures or brightly colored jigs. Anglers can target false albacore from boats or from shorelines, particularly around areas with strong currents or baitfish concentrations. False albacore are known for their aggressive feeding behavior, and they will often strike at fast-moving lures retrieved with a rapid, erratic motion. Casting and retrieving lures in this manner can trigger strikes from false albacore and provide anglers with an exhilarating fishing experience.

Another productive technique for false albacore fishing in South Padre Island is trolling with small spoons, feathers, or diving plugs. Anglers can troll these lures at varying speeds, typically between 6 to 10 knots, to cover a large area of water and locate schools of feeding fish. Trolling allows anglers to target false albacore both nearshore and offshore, and it can be particularly effective when searching for fish in open water or along the edges of underwater structure. This method is especially popular among anglers looking to cover a lot of ground and locate active fish quickly.

Additionally, jigging can be an effective tactic for targeting false albacore in South Padre Island's offshore waters. Anglers use vertical jigging techniques to present lures or bait at various depths in the water column, mimicking the movement of injured or fleeing baitfish. False albacore are known to respond well to this presentation, especially when they are feeding near the bottom or in deeper water. Jigging allows anglers to effectively target false albacore in different areas of the water column and can produce exciting strikes from these fast and powerful fish. Overall, false albacore fishing in South Padre Island offers anglers a thrilling opportunity to test their skills against these highly prized fish using a variety of effective techniques.

What other species are popular in South Padre Island?

Aside from false albacore, South Padre Island offers anglers a diverse array of other exciting fish species to target. One popular species is the red snapper, prized for its delicious taste and impressive size. Red snapper inhabit the deeper offshore waters around South Padre Island and are often targeted using bottom fishing techniques with live bait or artificial lures. The red snapper season typically runs from June to August, providing ample opportunities for anglers to reel in these prized catches.

Another sought-after species in South Padre Island is the king mackerel, also known as kingfish. These fast-swimming predators can be found in both nearshore and offshore waters, often around bait schools or structure such as reefs and wrecks. Anglers can target king mackerel using trolling techniques with lures or live bait, as well as casting from piers or shorelines. King mackerel are known for their speed and aggressive strikes, making them a favorite among anglers visiting South Padre Island.

In addition to red snapper and king mackerel, South Padre Island offers opportunities to target a variety of other species, including mahi-mahi, sailfish, grouper, and amberjack, among others. Whether fishing from shore, a pier, or a boat, anglers can enjoy the thrill of targeting a diverse array of fish species in the rich and fertile waters of the Gulf of Mexico. With its abundance of fish species and diverse fishing environments, South Padre Island is a prime destination for anglers looking to experience the excitement of saltwater fishing in Texas.

Recent Reviews of Captain Experiences

  • ★★★★★
    I can’t explain how amazing this trip was! Everyone was so sweet and helpful. We got some awesome fish. Our family is so grateful for the amazing experience.

    Alisa J. with Emilio S. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    What an outstanding time that we had with Captain Mike. This was our very first time boat fishing and we had done so at the request of my son for his 17th birthday. Captain Mike was incredibly accommodating, very easy to communicate with and more importantly knowledgeable when it comes to fishing. He was incredibly patient, taught each person in our group of four how to properly cast and really made sure that we had a good time (and also made sure we caught our limit, I have no doubt he would have stayed out there all day to make it happen.) I'm new at this but I am sure this is the type of experience you hope for with this sort of activity. Book this gut y'all. I PROMISE you that you will not be disappointed. Thanks again Captain Mike for a memorable experience!!!!!

    Joshua C. with Mike K. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Jonathan is an outstanding guide. He went out of his way to ensure we enjoyed the trip and patiently explained things multiple times when the kids didn't understand. I would highly recommend him to anyone looking to spend time fishing in the Port Isabel and South Padre area.

    Donald J. with Jonathan G. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Excellent time with Captain Mike, a professional from start to finish, great with kids and inexperienced anglers.

    Carson R. with Mike K. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    I hate reviews that don’t give you all the info you need. Emilio and his crew hand did a great job they brought us to a few spot that put us on 5-10 fish at a time the boat got us where we needed to go 5-10 miles out from the docks the squid bate was decent the rods were all usable there was a restroom on board In all especially for the price I would definitely take this charter again during the summer!!! Timing matters when fishing!

    Brayden L. with Emilio S. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Really enjoyed the day! Ron was friendly right from first contact and professional as they come! We had remnants of a cold front but Ron still got us on some fish and multiple species! Great experience! Also booking the trip was easier than I expected. Thanks again! Tightlines!

    John H. with Ron M. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Mike was an awesome captain had a blast he was very knowledgeable and helpful definitely come back and go with him again 😂😂😂🎣🎣🎣

    Scott D. with Mike K. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    My nephew and I went out with Captain Mike on Jan 27th, 2024. Captain Mike was very approachable and personable with his introduction. He set up some rigs before we left the pier which only took a few minutes. His boat is a very comfortable and nicely setup. When we arrived at the fishing location Captain Mike was very informative on what to do and how to do it. He is very patient and informative. We set up a 5-hour trip but had our limits of Red Drum and Speckled Trout in only 3 hours of fishing time. He knew exactly where to go and what to do. When we arrived back at the pier there was a very kind gentleman waiting to clean our fish for us. He will clean them any you want them. I give Captain Mike a solid 5-star review and I will return to fish with him again in the future. THANK YOU, CAPTAIN MIKE, for a fantastic time.

    David D. with Mike K. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Tough day fishing but very happy with Captain J. He worked hard to try to make things happen for us.

    Gary A. with J D. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Had a great time and caught lots of fish. Captain Henry took the time to make sure we were comfortable with the equipment and his mate couldn’t have been more helpful or friendly.

    Dan R. with Henry R. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    During our trip, Captain Mike consistently put us on fish in multiple situations despite what I would consider fairly difficult weather conditions. He did a great job with my 12-year old son, who happily landed his first ever slot red, along with several other nice trout and redfish. We would definitely love to fish with Captain Mike again!

    Jason C. with Mike K. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Trip was great. Captain Henry was awsome and even helped us with changing the date and took us out on turkey day to give us the full SPI experience.

    Zachary J. with Henry R. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Have been on a lot of fishing trips before this one but this one takes the cake! Best service, highly recommended! Great Captain, great experience. Trip of a lifetime!

    Marc S. with Alfonso S. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Really fun...j put us on some fish. Trout and a great snook

    Scott V. with J D. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    So enjoyed our trip with Ron ! Excellent guide ! Had us on fish immediately ! Great personality as well enjoyed visiting with him ! Will definitely use him again and highly recommend him.

    Clay B. with Ron M. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Ron was amazing. He knowledge of the SPI waters is second to none. Had a great time and will definitely be back!

    Eric P. with Ron M. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Captain J was exceptional! He was on time, he knew the best fishing spots and he cast out for my wife the entire time. He took us on a tour of places to visit on the water. We appreciated every thing about this charter thanks to Captain J. Good Job!

    Ken B. with J D. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Our fishing trip on the Chachi was amazing! Emilio and his deckhand, Logan, were friendly and put us on the fish.

    Kerri F. with Emilio S. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Jonathan sold his boat and cancelled our trip the afternoon before we were supposed to go, but he found a replacement, Capt. AJ, who did a great job. I would fish with Capt. AJ again.

    Russell N. with Jonathan G. of South Padre Island, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Awesome guide!

    Jennifer M. with Michael B. of South Padre Island, Texas

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