Pricing & Availability

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Species

Black Drum, Flounder, Redfish, Speckled Trout / Spotted Seatrout

Techniques

Light Tackle, Wading, Artificial Lures

About Your Trip

If you’ve never fished Matagorda Bay, Texas before, you’re missing out! These waters are home to some of the best Redfish, Flounder, and Speckled Trout in the Lone Star State. On this 5-hour (half-day) or 7-hour (full day) adventure, Captain Sid will be there to help you reel 'em in.

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About Your Boat

Boat Type: Center Console
Boat Manufacturer: Catalyst
Boat Length: 26 ft
Engine Manufacturer: Suzuki
Number of Engines: 1
Total Horsepower: 300 hp
Additional Amenities: Wireless trolling motor, 2 live wells, GPS and other navigation equipment, 2 coolers (1 to store your catch), cushioned seats

About Your Guide

Captain Sid Halliday of Obsession Fishing has fished East Matagorda Bay and West Matagorda Bay his entire life. His passion for fishing is enhanced when sharing it with others and looks forward to hosting your family and friends aboard for an unforgettable Matagorda fishing trip.

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Reviews

Derek F.
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April 27, 2020


Captain Sid took myself, 2 other adults and my 8-year-old son out on a wonderful fishing trip. We all really had a great time. We were able to catch several flounder, a bunch of redfish, and a lot of other fun fish. My son’s favorites were the 3 foot shark ...Read More

Jonathan M.
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May 24, 2020


It was a very windy day so things were tough. Trout fishing was not real productive but did land a few keepers. Red fishing got better right at nightfall. Captain Sid probably stayed longer than he planned but we were able to land a 19”, 24” & 25” Red. I ...Read More

Amenities and Information

Water Type

Inshore

Skill Levels

Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

Tackle

All rods, reels, and tackle are included.

Fish Cleaning

This guide will clean your catch for you.

Beer

Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.

Live Bait

Yes, Included

Lunch

Yes, Included

Weather

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

Boat Restroom

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

Gear & Packing

Provided

All rods, reels, tackle, live bait, as well as sandwiches, chips and water

At an Additional Rate

No added costs.

Recommended Packing

Sunscreen Towels other beverages or food

Required Items

A valid fishing license.

Things to Keep in Mind

Payment & Tipping

After paying the deposit, a QR Code will be emailed to you. On the day of the trip, your guide will scan your QR code to automatically transfer the remaining balance. The only cash needed is for a customary tip (we recommend 20%).

Cancellation/Refund Policy

Yes, cancel for free up to 3 days before the trip.

Where to Buy a Fishing License

Find a license for your state here.

Start Location

190 County Rd 214, Bay City, Matagorda, TX, USA