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Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Join Captain Rick Conner on an excursion through Matagorda Bay! No matter your skill level, Captain Rick will accommodate your needs and ensure that your trip is as enjoyable as possible!
On your 5-hour (half-day) or 8-hour (full day) adventure, Captain Rick will help you target the Texas Big Three: Speckled Trout, Redfish, and Flounder. Make sure to bring a valid Texas Saltwater Fishing License as well as some food and drinks of your choice (no glass). Capt. Rick will provide rods, reels, and lures. He will also clean and bag your fish at no extra cost. You may purchase live bait for an additional fee.
Make sure you bring your game face, ‘cause it’s time to hit the water with Captain Rick!
Captain Rick Conner of Matagorda Texas has been guiding Matagorda Bay for over 40 years. He knows the waters inside and out and looks forward to hosting your friends and family for an unforgettable day in truly historic Matagorda Bay.
Have done both drift boat and wading trips , very knowledgeable on where the hot spots are and basic casting skills to help you land a trophy!
All rods, reels, and tackle are included.
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.
No, this boat does not have a bathroom on board.
No live bait provided.
No meal provided.
Rods, reels, tackle, lures
At an Additional Rate
No added costs.
Hat, sunscreen, polarized sunglasses
Texas saltwater fishing license
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 10-20% customary tip.
Yes, cancel for free up to 7 days before the trip.
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Harbor Bait & Tackle, County Road 256, Matagorda, TX, USA
06:00 AM, 07:00 AM, 01:00 PM, 02:00 PM
Duration(s)5 hours, 8 hours,