South Padre Shallows - 24' Carolina Skiff

Starting at $500 | 5 - 8 Hours | Flats, Inshore | 1 - 5 People
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Species

Flounder, Redfish, Speckled Trout / Spotted Seatrout

Techniques

Artificial Lure Fishing, Drift Fishing, Light Tackle Fishing, Live Bait Fishing, Sight Casting

About Your Trip

If you are looking for a professional fishing guide on South Padre Island, Texas you've found your man. Head out with Captain Gus to explore the shallows of the South Padre Islands lower Laguna Madre in search of tailing reds, the thrashing head shake of giant gator trout, and the unmistakable runs of a doormat flounder!

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About Your Boat

Boat Type: Skiff
Boat Manufacturer: Carolina Skiff
Boat Length: 24 ft
Year Built: 2020
Engine Manufacturer: Suzuki
Number of Engines: 1
Total Horsepower: 200 hp

About Your Guide

Captin Gus has lived back and forth from Colorado to South Texas my entire life. His father moved to the island when Gus was a boy and taught him the ins and outs of the bay every summer throughout his childhood. Together they spent countless hours finding potholes full of trout and sand flats littered with redfish. His father instilled in him a fierce passion for the outdoors and planted the seeds for him to pursue a career chasing the critters he has come to love and respect.

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Reviews

Gail C.

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March 9, 2022

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Fishing


We had a great time fishing in the cold. Limited out on Reds!

Shannon W.

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November 24, 2020

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Fishing


Gus, Let me be the first to say how much we all four appreciate your 100+++% effort, along with your dad, to make our trip and hunt so special. Your communication before we even got there was spectacular. Once we arrived the home you arranged, boating directly to fish and hunt within ...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 QR code (like a mobile boarding pass). Just show your guide your QR code 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!

Amenities and Information

Water Type

Inshore, Flats

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

Location

This trip has multiple pickup locations.

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

All gear, bait, and tackle, cooler with ice and water

At an Additional Rate

No added costs.

Recommended Packing

Snacks, Drinks, Sun Protection, Sunglasses

Required Items

Texas Saltwater 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

The deposit for this trip is non-refundable.

Where to Buy a Fishing License

Find out more about licenses here.

Start Location

Pirate's Landing Fishing Pier, East Maxan Street, Port Isabel, TX, USA

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