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Species

Black Drum, Blacktip Shark, Bonnethead Shark, Jack Crevalle, King Mackerel / Kingfish, Tarpon

Techniques

Light Tackle

About Your Trip

Join Captain Shane at 6 a.m. for a morning excursion scoping out some of the jetties in the Galveston Bay complex. On this trip the bait will consist of live shrimp and/or croaker. You'll be targeting giant black drum, speckled trout, and redfish, depending on the time of year and the temperature of the water. Truth is you never know what kind of monster will be at the end of your line out there!

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About Your Boat

Boat Type: Bay Boat
Boat Manufacturer: Boston Whaler Outrage
Boat Length: 22 ft
Number of Engines: 1
Total Horsepower: 200 hp
Additional Amenities: Garmin electronics and Motorguide trolling motor, T-top for shade in the summertime.

About Your Guide

Captain Shane Day grew up on West Galveston Bay and has been fishing the nearby bays, marshes, and gulf for over 30 years. This experience coupled with his extensive knowledge of the seasons, tides, and bottom structure will help point you in the right direction to find fish. You just gotta be able to reel 'em in! Capt. Shane prides himself in being both professional and personable and strives to provide all of his passengers with an unforgettable experience.

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Reviews

Damien Nelson
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May 20, 2021


Captain Shane Day took my brother and I tarpon fishing a couple miles offshore from Galveston and we had so much fun. We landed two tarpon and a jack. The tarpon was definitely on my bucket list and the whole time I was fighting this beautiful beast, I kept ...Read More

Amenities and Information

Water Type

Nearshore

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, at an additional fee

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.

Lunch

No meal provided.

Gear & Packing

Provided

Rods, reels, tackle

At an Additional Rate

No added costs.

Recommended Packing

Drinks and snacks, sun screen, hat, sunglasses, waders if wade fishing. Proper footwear NO black sole shoes please!

Required Items

Texas Fishing License with Saltwater Stamp

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 7 days before the trip.

Where to Buy a Fishing License

Find a license for your state here.

Start Location

Galveston, TX, USA