Calaveras Lake Freshwater Reds

Starting at $330 total | 4 Hour | Lake | 1 - 5 People | Trip #887

About Your Trip

Hop on board with Captain Travis and prepare for an action-packed day of Texas freshwater fishing with an added twist! Calaveras Lake is one of the only places in the world where you can catch coastal Redfish in a freshwater environment. Texas Parks and Wildlife stocks this lake with Redfish seedlings to provide this unique, truly exciting experience.

On this 4 to 8-hour trip, Captain Travis will take you out into Lake Calaveras where you ... Read More

About Your Guide

Independent Guide
24 Years of Experience
Profile photo of Captain Experiences guide Travis
Captain Travis was born and bred in San Antonio Texas. Travis is a Veteran with a beautiful family of 5 that has been fishing for 20+ years.

Captain Travis has actively fished Braunig and Calaveras Lakes for freshwater redfish since 2004 when he became employed as Park patrolman at Braunig and Calaveras lake for a few years.

Seeing the amazing efforts that Texas Parks & Wildlife has put in to our state waters has inspired him to become more involved with our local fisheries. He ... Read More

Start Location

12991 Bernhardt Rd, San Antonio, TX 78263, USA | Bodies of water fished: Calaveras Lake

About Your Boat

Boat Type
Center Console
Boat Manufacturer
El Pescador
Boat Length
Engine Manufacturer
Total Horsepower
Number of Engines
Additional Amenities
GPS, Fishfinder, Live Bait Well, Ice Box

Amenities and Information

Water Type


Skill Levels

Advanced, Beginner, Intermediate


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.

Live Bait

Yes, Included


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.


Carp, Flathead Catfish, Garfish, Hybrid Striped Bass, Largemouth Bass, Redfish, Tilapia


Artificial Lure Fishing, Light Tackle Fishing

Packing / Extras

Everything you'll need for your trip
Hat, sunscreen, polarized sunglasses, foods, and drinks. Rods, reels, tackle included.
Where to Buy a Fishing License
Find out more about fishing licenses here.

Things to Keep in Mind

Payment & Tipping
We use a cashless autopay system. We'll send you a boarding pass, and on the day of the trip, your guide will scan your boarding pass to automatically transfer the remaining balance. The only cash needed is to tip your guide (we recommend 20%).
Cancellation/Refund Policy
Cancel for free up to 7 days before the trip.

Pricing Matrix

4 Hours
1 Person
2 People
3 People
4 People
5 People

Pricing & Availability

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Verified Review Fishing

October 7

I had a great time caught lots of had a wonderful day. The Captain was fantastic

Vic C.

March 17

Couldn’t have asked for a better trip with a nicer guide. Everybody in our boat caught fish including my 5 year old. Will book again

Raul R.

July 12

Great time! despite the high winds we still hooked them Reds! thank you!!! Semper Fi

Joyce M.

January 21

Travis, Katie and their son Kolt exceeped our expectations for a fishing guide. couldn't have asked for a better experience. will definitely be booking again.

Angela R.

September 21

First chartered fishing trio. We all had a blast with our captain. Captain Travis knew his spots and was extremely knowledgeable. Definitely booking our 2nd trip with him again!!

Paige G.

September 15

Booked with Travis for a surprise birthday gift for my husband! We loved it, caught lots of fish even though they were not keepers it was a lot of fun. Travis is kind and hospital he wants you to feel welcome and at home the moment you get on the ...Read More

Charles G.

August 24

Travis was an excellent captain very helpful and informative! I highly recommend taking his charters! I know we will!

First Time Booking with Us?

Captain Experiences is the home of over 1500 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 boarding pass. Just show your guide your boarding pass 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.
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