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Lake Austin Bass Fishing

4 - 8 Hours | Lake | 1 - 2 People | Trip #3884

About Your Trip

Lake
Head out with your pro guide Derek for an action-packed day of whacking the Bass on Lake Austin. Beyond the fun water sports and party coves, Lake Travis is in fact known for its big bass! This suburban stretch of river is filled with mostly Largemouth, but Derek occasionally targets Stripers as well. He likes to target these species on light tackle gear using a variety of bass soft plastic and hard baits. Whichever flavor ... Read More

About Your Guide

Certified Damn Good Guide
Independent Guide
22 Years of Experience
Profile photo of Captain Experiences guide Derek
This charter was launched after the team participated in many angler events for underprivileged children that had no opportunities to ever be on the water. Other events included those that loved to fish with no access to a boat and fishing tournaments for bragging rights that included nine Central Texas lakes. The realization of being able to offer someone the chance to be on a body of water and feel that tug at the end of the line became our mission. Our trip packages not ... Read More

Start Location

Loop 360 Boat Ramp, Texas 360 Loop, Austin, TX, USA | Bodies of water fished: Lake Travis, Lake Bastrop, Stillhouse Hollow Lake, Belton Lake, Canyon Lake, Lake Buchanan, Dripping Springs Natural Area, Dripping Springs

About Your Boat

Boat Type
Bass Boat
Boat Manufacturer
Ranger
Year Built
2002
Boat Length
18
Engine Manufacturer
Yamaha
Total Horsepower
115
Number of Engines
1

Amenities and Information

Water Type

Lake

Skill Levels

Advanced, Beginner, Intermediate

Tackle

All rods, reels, and tackle are included.

Beer

Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.

Live Bait

Yes, Included

Weather

You will get a refund if the trip is canceled due to weather.

Fish Cleaning

No cleaning service provided.

Boat Restroom

No, this boat does not have a bathroom on board.

Species

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Techniques

Artificial Lure Fishing, Bottom Fishing, Cut Bait Fishing, Drift Fishing, Light Tackle Fishing, Live Bait Fishing, Sight Casting, Trolling

Packing / Extras

Everything you'll need for your trip
Rods, Reels & Tackle included.
Where to Buy a Fishing License
Find out more about fishing licenses here.

Things to Keep in Mind

Payment & Tipping
We use a cashless autopay system. We'll send you a boarding pass, and on the day of the trip, your guide will scan your boarding pass to automatically transfer the remaining balance. The only cash needed is to tip your guide (we recommend 20%).
Cancellation/Refund Policy
The deposit for this trip is non-refundable (but if the weather is too bad to go out, you will still receive a refund).

Pricing Matrix

8 Hours 4 Hours
2 People
$660.00
$385.00
1 Person
$660.00
$385.00

Pricing & Availability

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Reviews

Logan

Verified Review Fishing

March 12

My son and I recently went on a guided trip with Derek and we could not be happier! Originally we were scheduled for Lake Austin, but Derek had gotten some news that we should hit Lake Travis instead, and it definitely paid off! His knowledge of the lake ...Read More

Ian

Verified Review Fishing

February 11

Derek did a great job. Even though the weather was a little cold and the fish weren’t too hungry, we hit multiple different spots and everyone on the trip landed something! We also nearly landed a 25 pound mega catfish that would’ve been a personal best! All in all, awesome ...Read More

First Time Booking with Us?

Captain Experiences is the home of over 1500 Damn Good fishing and hunting guides. Our mission is to unlock the outdoors for everyone, and we want to help you get out there through our no-hassle online booking experience and our team of outdoors experts.
We vet our guides to make sure they are the best of the best. We want guides who not only put you on 'em, but show you a great time, keep you safe, and give you a memorable experience with your group.
Once you've paid your deposit at checkout, we'll send you a boarding pass. Just show your guide your boarding pass on the day of the trip, they'll scan it, the remaining balance will transfer automatically, and you'll be all set to get out there. Just make sure you bring a cash tip for the guide!
In the case of inclement weather, our guides will make the call and we'll work with you to reschedule your trip or issue a full refund. Your safety is our top concern.
Each trip’s price is set by the guide and factors in all of their costs. A big determinant of cost is often the type of boat and associated fuel costs, but other guide costs include leases, marina / slip fees, bait costs, and the cost to provide and maintain all of the gear you’ll need on your trip.
Once you book the trip, we will connect you directly with the guide to go over any additional details. In the meantime, our team is always available to answer your questions via email, text, chat, or call!