Everything to Know About Booking a South Padre Island trolling charter
What are the best trolling charters in South Padre Island?
Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 5 trolling trips in South Padre Island, and the most popular trips in the area are South Padre Island Deep Sea Fishing guided by Emilio, South Padre Offshore Fishing guided by Henry, and Half-day or Full Day Trip - 24' Shallow Stalker guided by Aaron.
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Another popular fishing spot nearby for booking a charter is Port Isabel.
What types of trolling charters are common in South Padre Island?
Offshore fishing is the most popular for trolling in South Padre Island as well as nearshore fishing, inshore fishing, and flats fishing.
The most commonly sought after species for trolling in South Padre Island are: 1. king mackerel / kingfish, 2. mahi mahi / dorado, 3. red snapper, 4. wahoo, and 5. cobia.
How much do South Padre Island trolling charters cost?
for trolling in South Padre Island prices can range anywhere from $450 to $1,800, but the average price for a half day for trolling in South Padre Island is $600. The average price for a full day for trolling in South Padre Island is $1,153.
When is the best time to go on a trolling trip in South Padre Island?
The most popular season to go on a trolling trip 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.
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