Pricing & Availability

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Black Drum, Flounder, Redfish, Sheepshead, Speckled Trout / Spotted Seatrout, Tripletail


Light Tackle, Wading

About Your Trip

Hop on board with Captain John and experience an action-packed day of fishing in Port O’Connor, Texas! Captain John has fished these waters for over 20 years and is a highly-respected guide in the POC area.

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About Your Guide

Captain John Ashley offers inshore fishing charters out of Port O'Connor and Seadrift, Texas, fishing the bays and backwaters for Redfish, Speckled Trout, Flounder, Black Drum, Sharks, and Triple Tail.

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August 11, 2020


Verified Review

Good experience learned a lot . Did not catch any fish but enjoyed the company.

Garret M.

June 11, 2017

Very professional and amazing food! Captain Jerry and John know where the fish are and put you on them. Not to mention very fun and outgoing. Coming back for sure!

Chris P.

June 27, 2014

Captain John is awesome ! Best salt water fishing trip experience EVER !! Limited out on Reds and also caught many specs. Highly recommend First Cast Guide service.

Daniel P.

August 9, 2014

This coming Saturday going to see my friend Captain John. This will be our third consecutive year going with him. The man is totally amazing and takes u to the fish. Especially redfish!!

Amenities and Information

Water Type

Inshore, Flats, Jetty

Skill Levels

Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced


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.


No meal provided.

Gear & Packing


Rod and reels and necessary tackle

At an Additional Rate

No added costs.

Recommended Packing

Sun screen Sunglasses Hat or cap and suitable clothing for the season Cooler for food and drinks

Required Items

Texas salt water 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

Yes, cancel for free up to 14 days before the trip.

Where to Buy a Fishing License

Find a license for your state here.

Start Location

Port O'Connor, Texas, USA