Matagorda Gigging Adventure

Starting at $600 | 5 - 7 Hours | Inshore | 3 People | Trip #4132

About Your Trip

Join Captain Joe on a thrilling gigging trip in the beautiful waters of Matagorda, Texas. Gigging is a unique and exciting way to fish, and with Captain Joe's expertise, you're sure to have a successful and unforgettable experience!

You'll be out on the water at night, hunting for black drum, ... Read More

About Your Boat

Boat Type
Bay Boat
Boat Manufacturer
Well Craft
Year Built
Boat Length
Engine Manufacturer
Suzuki 90
Number of Engines

About Your Guide

Certified Damn Good Guide
18 Years of Experience
Profile photo of Captain Experiences guide Joe
Captain Joe offers Matagorda fishing charters for Speckled Trout, Redfish, and Flounder across East Matagorda Bay and West Matagorda Bay. With over 20 years of experience fishing Matagorda Bay, he's excited to show your group where to fish and how to catch!

Your fishing trip starts aboard Captain Joe's 2018 ... Read More

Start Location

Matagorda Harbor, County Road 213, Matagorda, TX, USA | Bodies of water fished: Matagorda Bay

Amenities and Information

Water Type


Skill Levels

Advanced, Beginner, Intermediate


All rods, reels, and tackle are included.

Fish Cleaning

This guide will clean your catch for you.


Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.


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.

Live Bait

No live bait provided.


Black Drum, Flounder, Sheepshead



Packing / Extras

Everything you'll need for your trip
Flounder gigs 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
Cancel for free up to 3 days before the trip.

Pricing & Availability

To check pricing, please select a trip date, duration, group size and start time.

Select a date to view pricing.

Cancel for free up to 3 days before the trip.


Zach T.


We had such a good time with Captain Joe. He puts us on the fish all day and he is great with kids

Will F.


Great guide and will put you on the fish.

Elizabeth W.


Captain Joe was absolutely amazing! He put us on some big reds and made sure we had a great time!

Zach T.


We had such a good time with Captain Joe. He puts us on the fish all day and he is great with kids

Curt W.


Had a tuff day of fishing - Capt Joe - was awesome and definitely knew the area.. We caught several fish turned most of them back due to size, heavy action in the am very early and very short lived.. But we caught a HUGE Speckeld trout and ...Read More

First Time Booking with Us?

Captain Experiences is the home of over 1000 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.
Once you book the trip, we will connect you directly with the guide to go over any additional details. In the meantime, our location specialists are always available to answer your questions via email, text, chat, or call!