Port Isabel Classic

Starting at $475 total | 5 - 8 Hours | Inshore | 1 - 5 People | Trip #1628

About Your Trip

Captain Ruben will help you target Redfish, Speckled Trout, and Flounder throughout your 5-hour (half-day) or 8-hour (full day) trip in lower Laguna Madre.

The Laguna Madre is an incredible body of water, offering a pristine ecosystem for Redfish, Speckled Trout, Flounder, Black Drum, Sheepshead, and depending on the season, Triple Tail, Snook, Tarpon and much more.

He's happy to host anglers of all skill levels and loves teaching beginners and children. Captain Ruben fishes ... Read More

About Your Guide

Certified Damn Good Guide
Independent Guide
5 Years of Experience
Beginner Oriented
Profile photo of Captain Experiences guide Ruben
Captain Ruben is a new captain whose main goal is to make sure you have the best experience possible out on the water! He is especially helpful to first-timers. He is patient and knowledgeable and loves introducing newbies to the sport! He also fishes with the professionals so no matter what your skill level, Captain Ruben can accommodate your goals!

Start Location

White Sands Restaurant & Bar Motel & Marina, Texas 100, Port Isabel, TX, USA

About Your Boat

Boat Type
Bay Boat
Boat Manufacturer
Shallow Sport
Boat Length
Engine Manufacturer
Total Horsepower
Number of Engines
Additional Amenities
GPS, Live Bait Well, Powerpole, Drink Cooler, and Fish Cooler

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.

Live Bait

Yes, at an additional fee


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


Wader rentals are not available.

Boat Restroom

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


Black Drum, Flounder, Redfish, Speckled Trout


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

Packing / Extras

Everything you'll need for your trip
Snacks and Drinks, Sun Protection, Camera, Cooler, Weather Appropriate Gear. Rods, reels, tackle, bait, cooler for drinks 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 7 days before the trip.

Pricing Matrix

5 Hours 8 Hours
1 Person
2 People
3 People
4 People
5 People

Pricing & Availability

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Verified Review Fishing

August 14

Very nice! The weather was iffy in the morning, but we stuck with it and ended up having a great time!

Shannon P.

August 4

Great guy. Polite, conscientious, and professional.

Robert P.

May 18

Had a wonderful time with Captain Rubin. He worked very hard to get us on fish.

Jim S.

February 27

Ruben was fantastic. Extremely polite and helpful. Had great patience with my 11 YO. Got him casting as well as his old man. Had us on fish all morning. Highly recommend.

Charlie P.

May 4

Great time! Ruben put us on some trout quicksand got our limit! Got a nice Red to top it off. Ruben was very knowledgeable and on top of making sure we had everything we needed! Highly recommend Ruben as your guide!!

Michael C.

July 24

My step son Paxton really enjoyed himself. He caught 8 fish and now under the teachings of captain rueben he is a professional.

Tonya M.

June 28

We had a wonderful time with Captain Ruben! He made sure we had the best experience possible and he was very helpful to us first timers! He has so patient and knowledgeable. We are so glad we decided to go with him during our visit!

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!