Pricing & Availability

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Species

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

Techniques

Light Tackle

About Your Trip

Launch out of Goose Island State Park in Lamar, Texas aboard Captain Greg Hodsdon's super sleek airboat to chase down the fish that others can't. Launching from Goose Island State Park provides the fastest route to the backwaters of San Jose Island. Having a fishing guide from Rockport, Texas with an airboat allows you to access the remote fishing spots that bay boats cannot. This provides less competition for fish on busy weekends and holidays.

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About Your Boat

Boat Type: Airboat

Boat Manufacturer: Panther

Boat Length: 21'

Extras: Cushioned Seats, Rod Holders, Ice Box

Reviews

Dana Strickland
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September 1, 2020


We had a great time Greg is a wonderful Guide! Took two of my grandsons out and we caught our limit.

Barry Sullivan
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July 25, 2020


We had a great trip yesterday. We caught a lot of red fish and some black drum. Our family is very interested in wildlife, so Hodge spent some time to show us a pair of Whooping Cranes. Hodge was great with out 10 yr old daughter to help ...Read More

Robert Anthony Ballí
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August 17, 2019


Hands down the best fishing guide service I’ve ever used. I will never use another fishing guide again. Thanks, Greg, for an awesome day!

Amenities and Information

Water Type

Inshore

Skill Levels

Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

Tackle

All rods, reels, and tackle are included.

Weather

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

Fish Cleaning

No cleaning service provided.

Beer

No beer allowed.

Boat Restroom

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

Live Bait

No live bait provided.

Lunch

No meal provided.

Gear & Packing

Provided

You will be responsible for your own gear.

At an Additional Rate

No added costs.

Recommended Packing

Nothing required, we always recommend sunglasses, sunscreen, water, and weather-appropriate clothing.

Required Items

A valid 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 a license for your state here.

Start Location

Boat Ramp Goose Island State Park, Rockport, TX, USA