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Light Tackle, Wading
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Hop on board with Captain John Ashley of First Cast Guide Service 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.
Prepare to test your casting accuracy as you fish in and around POC’s inshore and nearshore waters along with their reefs, flats, and backcountry waters. Captain John will help you chase Black Drum, Speckled Trout, Sheepshead, Redfish, and many more fish species. These trips are also family-friendly - Captain John loves teaching little ones about the various fish species in the area.
Make sure you bring a valid Texas Saltwater Fishing License, food and drinks of your choice, sunscreen, and a hat. First Cast Guide Service will provide all rods, reels, tackle, and lures. They will also fillet your fish for you at the end of the trip at no additional cost.
Come and explore this fishing paradise and make some everlasting memories with Captain John and First Cast Guide Service!
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.
Captain John's happy to wade fish or drift fish from the boat with artificial or live bait. He can accommodate all your fishing needs, whether fishing with family, friends, or corporate groups.
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Good experience learned a lot . Did not catch any fish but enjoyed the company.
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!
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.
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!!
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.
Rod and reels and necessary tackle
At an Additional Rate
No added costs.
Sun screen Sunglasses Hat or cap and suitable clothing for the season Cooler for food and drinks
Texas salt water 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 14 days before the trip.
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Port O'Connor, Texas, USA
07:00 AM, 08:00 AM
Duration(s)5 hours, 8 hours,