Embark on an unforgettable outdoor adventure with Captain Burt where you’ll be targeting the Texas "Big Three": Flounder, Redfish, and Speckled Trout. Captain Burt has fished the waters of Port Mansfield for over three decades and loves showing people of all skill levels how to fish the local waters. No matter if you’re a beginner or a seasoned professional, you’ll be in good hands!...Read More
You’ll be fishing aboard his 24' Dargel Skout center console, which can accommodate 5 anglers. Make sure you bring a valid Texas saltwater fishing license, food and drinks, a hat, sunscreen, and some good company!
Captain Burt will provide all rods, reels, tackle, lures, water, and ice for your upcoming trip. Captain Burt will also clean and fillet your catch back at the marina, so make sure you bring a large cooler to get your fish home.
Captain Burt likes to launch out of Port Mansfield, but will also Launch out of Arroyo City and South Padre Island.
Licensed guide Captain Burt has a U.S. Coast Guard "six-pack" license and fishes out of Arroyo City or Port Mansfield. He has been catching shallow water redfish and trout in the bay for over 40 years, and now hunts them down in his 24' Dargel Skout. He can also arrange outfitting for dove and waterfowl hunts, and occasionally guides salmon fishermen on the Betzie River in Michigan during September and October, and also fishes for South Texas tarpon during tarpon season.
Port Mansfield Boat Ramp, East Matagorda Drive, Port Mansfield, TX, USA
Advanced, Beginner, Intermediate
All rods, reels, and tackle are included.
This guide will clean your catch for you.
Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.
This trip has multiple pickup locations.
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, Live Bait, Lures, Catch cleaning & filleting
At an Additional Rate
No added costs.
Hat, sunscreen, polarized sunglasses, long sleeved shirt
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 customary tip (we recommend 20%).
Yes, cancel for free up to 14 days before the trip.
Where to Buy a Fishing LicenseFind out more about licenses here.
To check pricing, please select duration and group size.
Please fill out Trip Date, Duration, Group Size, and Start Time before proceeding.
Fishing trip was great! Captain Burt was fantastic and definitely made it a memorable trip for us!
Captain Bert did an excellent job and I plan on seeing him again this summer
Augustin C.· ·
Captain Burt took great care of us…Excellent trip! Like fishing and catching up on good old times with a buddy not a guide & we’ve never met but now I have a South Texas fishing buddy. When we were in the thick of it he never even worried about the ...Read More time or getting back….just abt catching more fish! Can’t wait to be back down south to catch up w my new buddy again!!!
John M.· ·
Burt did a great job putting us on fish! I would highly recommend Burt. Perfect for families and serious fishermen. Burt cares more about you catching fish than the time on the clock. This is the trip you want!!
Ben A.· ·
Always a pleasure and just a great time! Had and blast and put us on the fish!