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Texas "Big 3" Bay Assault

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trip description for Galveston Bay Grab Bag in Texas City

Here at Steel Salty Charters we are 100% dedicated to customer service. We are great with kids, and can accommodate parties as large as 15 anglers. Our captains are TPWL and USCG licensed, and with over 65 years of combined experience on the water. We will ensure you catch fish and have a great time doing it. We offer a 15% discount to active duty and military veterans, police officers, and first responders. Trips are available in half day and full day outings where we will target species such as, redfish, trout, flounder, alligator gar, and sharks. Book a trip, and let’s make some memories! Read More

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Galveston Bay Grab Bag

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trip description for Texas City Hook-Up in Texas City

Come on down to Texas City and join Captain Derek and experience an unforgettable day of fishing! You can expect to target Redfish, Black Drum, Flounder, Jack Crevalle, and many more species of fish on your 6-hour (half-day) or 8-hour (full day) adventure. You will be fishing on Captain Derek’s Blue Wave 2400 Pure Bay center console boat rigged out with the latest electronics from Simrad and MinnKota. The boat has plenty of deck space for fishing up to 6 people along with ample storage space and two large live wells. There is more than enough room for you and your fellow angling buddies to cast away. Captain Derek Requires that you bring a valid Texas Fishing License, food and drinks (no glass), a hat, sunscreen and sunglasses, and an ice chest to take your fish home. He will provide all fishing gear (rods, reels, and tackle) as well as ice for your food and drinks. Book a trip today with Captain Derek for a fun and memorable day out with an accommodating and friendly captain! Read More

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Texas City Hook-Up

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trip description for Texas City Jetty Trip in Texas City

Explore the magnificent waters out of Texas City, and have an amazing fishing adventure with Captain LG! Captain LG knows just where to go and what to do to catch the tarpon that live nearshore in the Gulf. His 25’ Boston Whaler center console boasts a comfortable ride and plenty of dry storage on board. It can accommodate 3 anglers for these trips. For this 6-hour (half-day) or 8-hour (full-day) adventure, all you need to bring is a valid Texas fishing license with a saltwater stamp, snacks and drinks (no glass), sunscreen, a hat, and an ice chest for your day’s catch. Captain LG will provide you with quality rods and reels, artificial baits and lures, reimbursement for live bait, and fish processing after the trip. Have a fun morning, learn a new technique, and master your cast with Captain LG! Read More

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Texas City Jetty Trip

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trip description for Texas City Inshore Roundup in Texas City

Captain Raymond will undoubtedly take you to where the fish are biting! Captain Raymond has fished the waters of Texas City for his entire life, so pay close attention to his advice - you’ll be reelin’ in fish in no time. On these 6-hour action-packed adventures, Captain Raymond will help you target Flounder, Redfish, Black Drum, Sheepshead, Speckled Trout, and more! For these trips, Captain Raymond uses a 24’ Haynie center console which can accommodate up to 4 anglers. Make sure to bring some good company! All you need to bring is a valid Texas fishing license as well as some snacks and drinks of your choice (preferably no glass). Captain Raymond will provide the rest. He will provide all rods, reels, tackle, and lures. He will also provide live bait, which he prepares before the trip, and will fillet your fish at the end of your trip free of charge. We hope you have a good recipe for fish tacos! Read More

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trip description for Texas City Wade Trip in Texas City

This is a Wade fishing trip for experienced anglers. On this charter, you will be throwing artificial lures or live croaker targeting big speckled trout in shallow water. There's nothing like being up close and personal in the water having a speckled trout tail dance and do the notorious head shake. Head out and make some memories with Captain Cody in Texas City! Captain Cody can provide rods and reels, but please bring your own waders, boots, and ray guards if you so desire. Read More

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Texas City Wade Trip

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trip description for 22' Whaler Inshore - Texas City in Texas City

Come on down to Texas City and make some memories with Captain Vincent! Whether it’s your first time on the water or you are a seasoned professional, this trip is for you. Captain Vincent knows just where to go and what to do to catch the Flounder, Redfish, and Speckled Trout that live inshore. For these 6-hour (half-day) and 8-hour (full day) trips, Capt. Vincent uses his 22’ Boston Whaler center console, which can accommodate up to 4 anglers. Make sure to bring a valid Texas Fishing License with a saltwater stamp as well as any food and drinks of your choice (no glass). Captain Vincent will provide all rods and reels (you may bring your own if you’d like), as well as artificial bait. Bring your kids or your angling buddies and head out on a fishing adventure to remember! Read More

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22' Whaler Inshore - Texas City

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Everything to Know About Booking a Texas City speckled trout fishing charter

What are the best speckled trout fishing charters in Texas City?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 109 speckled trout trips in Texas City, and the most popular trips in the area are Texas "Big 3" Bay Assault guided by Leb, Bay Trip - 25' Boston Whaler guided by LG, and Summer fishing guided by Mike.

Our guides in Texas City are rated a 4.95 out of 5 based on 2694 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.

Other popular cities nearby for booking a Speckled Trout charter include Galveston, Hitchcock and Baytown.

Looking for kid friendly speckled trout guides / fishing lessons in Texas City? Check out our beginner and family friendly speckled trout guides in Texas City.

What types of speckled trout fishing charters are common in Texas City?

Inshore fishing is the most popular for speckled trout in Texas City as well as jetty fishing, nearshore fishing, and flats fishing.

The most common fishing techniques in Texas City are light tackle fishing, live bait fishing, and artificial lure fishing but bottom fishing and drift fishing are popular as well.

How much do Texas City speckled trout fishing charters cost?

for speckled trout in Texas City prices can range anywhere from about $500 to $1,190, but the average price for a half day trip for speckled trout in Texas City is $700. The average price for a full day trip for speckled trout in Texas City is $905.

What month is best for speckled trout fishing in Texas City?

The most popular season for speckled trout fishing in Texas City is summer, and most anglers book their trips 4 days in advance.

Do I need a Texas City fishing license for speckled trout and what are the bag limits for speckled trout in Texas City?

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

What is speckled trout fishing in Texas City all about?

Speckled trout, also known as spotted sea trout, are a highly prized species among anglers in Texas City, offering thrilling fights and delicious table fare. These fish are characterized by their distinctive spotted pattern along their back and fins, which gives them their name. Speckled trout inhabit the bays, estuaries, and nearshore waters around Texas City, where they feed on a variety of prey including shrimp, mullet, and small fish. Their abundance and willingness to strike make them a favorite target for anglers of all skill levels.

Fishing for speckled trout in Texas City can be productive year-round, although the peak season typically occurs during the warmer months of spring and summer. As water temperatures rise, speckled trout become more active and move into shallower waters to feed voraciously on baitfish and crustaceans. Anglers can target speckled trout using a variety of techniques such as bait fishing with live shrimp or mullet, casting with artificial lures, or fly fishing along the shallow flats. Patience, observation, and attention to detail are key to success when targeting speckled trout, as they can be selective in their feeding habits.

Speckled trout fishing in Texas City offers anglers the opportunity for thrilling battles and memorable catches while enjoying the scenic beauty of the area's coastal environment. These fish are known for their aggressive strikes and acrobatic leaps, providing anglers with plenty of excitement on the water. Whether fishing from a boat, kayak, or shore, anglers in Texas City can enjoy the challenge of hooking into these prized game fish while immersing themselves in the vibrant marine ecosystem of the area.

What are the most popular months to fish for speckled trout fishing in Texas City?

Understanding the seasonal patterns of speckled trout in Texas City's waters is essential for anglers aiming to target these prized fish successfully. The prime season for speckled trout fishing in Texas City typically occurs during the warmer months of spring and summer. As water temperatures rise, speckled trout become more active and move into shallower waters to feed voraciously on baitfish and crustaceans. Anglers can capitalize on this increased activity by targeting speckled trout using a variety of techniques, such as bait fishing, casting with artificial lures, or fly fishing along the shallow flats.

During the fall months, from September to November, speckled trout fishing in Texas City remains productive as water temperatures begin to cool and baitfish become more abundant. Speckled trout continue to feed actively in preparation for the approaching winter months, providing anglers with ample opportunities for exciting catches. Anglers can target speckled trout using similar techniques as in the spring, focusing on areas with suitable habitat and abundant food sources. By adapting their tactics to the seasonal movements and behaviors of speckled trout, anglers in Texas City can maximize their chances of success while enjoying the thrill of hooking into these hard-fighting and prized fish.

While the spring and fall months are considered the peak seasons for speckled trout fishing in Texas City, these fish can be caught year-round with varying degrees of success. During the winter months, from December to February, speckled trout may move to deeper waters or seek refuge in warmer areas such as deep channels or residential canals. However, with mild winters in the region, anglers can still encounter speckled trout inshore, particularly in areas with suitable habitat and abundant food sources. By understanding the seasonal patterns of speckled trout and adjusting their techniques accordingly, anglers in Texas City can enjoy consistent success while targeting these prized fish throughout the year.

What techniques are popular for catching speckled trout in Texas City?

Fishing for speckled trout in Texas City requires anglers to utilize a variety of techniques tailored to the behavior and habitat of these prized fish. One effective method is bait fishing using live shrimp, mullet, or finger mullet. Anglers typically use a Carolina rig or a fishfinder rig to present the bait near structures such as jetties, oyster beds, or grass flats where speckled trout are known to congregate. This technique allows anglers to target speckled trout at different depths and cover a wide area to increase their chances of success.

Casting with artificial lures is another popular technique for targeting speckled trout in Texas City's waters. Anglers can use a variety of lures such as soft plastics, spoons, or topwater plugs to mimic the movement of baitfish and entice strikes from hungry speckled trout. Working the lures near structure or along drop-offs and channels can increase the likelihood of attracting speckled trout. This method requires precision casting and varying retrieve speeds to effectively imitate the natural movements of prey.

Fly fishing is also a productive technique for targeting speckled trout in Texas City, particularly in shallow waters and along grass flats. Anglers can use a variety of fly patterns such as shrimp or baitfish imitations to entice strikes from speckled trout. This method requires stealth and accurate casting to present the fly accurately to cruising fish. By using techniques such as sight fishing or blind casting in likely feeding areas, anglers can enjoy thrilling battles and rewarding catches while targeting speckled trout in Texas City's scenic coastal environment.

What other species are popular in Texas City?

In addition to speckled trout, Texas City offers a diverse range of fish species to target, providing anglers with plenty of opportunities for exciting and varied fishing experiences. One popular species among anglers is the redfish, also known as red drum, which inhabits the bays, estuaries, and nearshore waters around Texas City. Redfish are prized for their powerful fights and delicious flavor, making them a sought-after target for both recreational and sport anglers. Anglers can target redfish using a variety of techniques such as bait fishing with live or cut bait, casting with artificial lures, or fly fishing along the shallow flats.

Another prized species in Texas City's waters is the black drum, known for its robust fighting abilities and distinctive drumming sound. Black drum can be found in a variety of habitats, including sandy or muddy bottoms, oyster beds, and nearshore structures such as jetties and piers. Anglers targeting black drum often use bait fishing with natural baits such as shrimp, crab, or cut bait, as well as casting with artificial lures or jigging with soft plastics. Black drum fishing in Texas City provides anglers with thrilling battles and rewarding catches while enjoying the scenic beauty of the area's coastal environment.

Furthermore, Texas City offers opportunities to target a variety of other species, including flounder, sheepshead, blacktip shark, and red snapper, among others. These diverse fishing opportunities cater to anglers of all preferences and experience levels, ensuring there's always something new to discover on the water. Whether fishing from a boat, kayak, or shore, anglers in Texas City can enjoy the thrill of hooking into a variety of game fish while immersing themselves in the rich marine ecosystem of the area.

Recent Reviews of Captain Experiences

  • ★★★★★
    Great trip, he took my Dad and I out and put us on some specs.

    Jacob M. with Blake S. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    We had an excellent time with Captain Mike. He not only takes you to where the fish are but educates you on how to fish for a particular species. Very kind and very knowledgeable. II wish I could give him more than 5 STARS. I will definitely use Mike as my future guide.

    Tim S. with Mike C. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Justen was absolutely awesome I had a blast. He got me onto the target species I wanted instantly as well as other that I've never caught before. Top notch captain, gear and boat couldn't ask for better will definitely be booking with him again. Non stop action!

    Mathew B. with Justen S. of Hitchcock, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Mike was very helpful and still put us on fish despite the bite not being the best.

    Austin B. with Mike C. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Worth it! Great time had by all.

    Andrew W. with Leb K. of Texas City, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Great trip. Very professional service. Meghan coordinated every detail and captain Burke was a great captain and got us on fish.

    Thomas O. with Meghan B. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Charles gave us a trip of a lifetime. This trip will be hard to beat. Great patient knowledgeable guide.

    Gwen P. with Charles B. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Whenever I'm in Galveston or Houston for conventions group of us charters a fishing trip. Charles put us on fish and we put a variety of species in the boat...no limits, but fishing was steady. He unhooked and baited us up all day.. We typically fish CC to Pt Isabel in the Laguna Madre 15 or more times a year and boat 50 plus Trout each limits oof reds drum and flounder. We are experienced and I have a 23' Shoalwater and have fished the area since I was 10 years old. I have won numerous inshore tournaments inncluding THe Pt A DSR twice and Pt Mansfiield Tournament. over the years. Capt Charles knows the water and we found working bait... ifyou got baitfish... you have preditors. Great trip. Buster Williams

    Everett W. with Charles B. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Super friendly guide who worked his tail off for us.

    Shawn C. with Lg B. of Texas City, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Great time with Capt. Justen. He is very knowledgeable, friendly, and helpful. We caught a good mixed bag of fish and hope to go fishing with him again.

    Austin N. with Justen S. of Hitchcock, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Justen was amazing! Had us on fish all night between big reds and slot buster speckled trout we had a busy night and he kept up with us making sure we had everything we needed. I would plan a trip to Galveston just to go fishing with him again. Amazing experience!!

    Colin G. with Justen S. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Blake was great! He knows where the are.

    Patrick U. with Blake S. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Had a great time with Dean. Hard fishing but he never gave up. First cast put a 20” spec in the cooler and a couple more to follow. Will contact Dean for our next fishing trip. Highly recommended. Thanks- Don and Carol

    Kenneth D. with Dean M. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Dean is an excellent guide. He was so patient and did his best to find us the perfect fishing hole. We throughly enjoyed our trip and will definitely book Dean as our guide in the future!

    Kenneth D. with Dean M. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    We had a great time on this Trip, the captain and crew were 10/10.

    John A. with Houston F. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Richard was fantastic! He was a wealth of knowledge about fishing in Galveston Bay. My family caught enough fish for a fresh supper.

    Ross H. with Richard C. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Thank you, We had a great time.Guide was very courteous and very attentive to my 82 year old dad needs to make sure was safe and he had an amazing time.

    Shanon B. with Meghan B. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    We had a great time fishing with Captain Saul. He and Douglas put us on the fish and hustled their tails off to make sure we were Killin it . We landed some monster Black drum and alot of 18" Sheepshead. Got these guys from Captain Dan's number saved in my phone for next time.Would recommend to anyone looking for a quality outing , catching fish.

    George P. with Dan G. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    Dean was an awesome guide. He provided everything we needed to make this trip one heck of an experience. We caught plenty of fish at a nice size and really enjoyed pulling them in. My son (13) caught the biggest one Lol you should've seen the smile on his face. It was PRICELESS! :) We caught drum and trout that day. I have to say we a had a Damn good time! We will be back for sure! Catching good fish like that was a Blast! Good eating and too easy to catch. Dean put us right on the fish. Oh yea and did I mention Dean also filleted all the fish for us and zip locked it. We got back to the house heated up two pots of cooking oil made ourselves a seasoned batter and dropped that Fresh filleted fish in one of the Hot pots of oil and then dropped some french fries out the bag in the other. Let me tell you, we had ourselves a fish fry that day Jack! Big Shout to Dean AWESOME GUY and GUIDE!!

    Leon T. with Dean M. of Galveston, Texas

  • ★★★★★
    We booked with captain Ralph but we're switched to captain r Ryan. Both were great on the phone and informed us what to expect. Ryan was fantastic. Myself and two sons caught plenty of fish. I would highly recommend. We did the 6 hour trip.

    Jonathan H. with Ralph F. of Galveston, Texas

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