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Species

Black Drum, Flounder, Redfish, Sheepshead

Techniques

Light Tackle, Drift Fishing

About Your Trip

Enjoy a day with Captain Ron as you adventure through Lower Laguna Madre! Your day out with Captain Ron will see you drifting the shallow waters that can be up to 3’ deep. You will be fishing with both artificial and live bait, as well as trying anchored up fishing. Captain Ron will help you target Redfish, Flounder, Seatrout, Black Drum, and Sheepshead throughout your 5-hour (half-day) or 8-hour (full day) adventure. For these trips, Captain Ron uses a 22’ Shallow Sport bay which can accommodate 4 anglers.

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About Your Boat

Boat Type: Bay Boat
Boat Manufacturer: Shallow Sport
Boat Length: 22 ft
Engine Manufacturer: Suzuki
Number of Engines: 1
Total Horsepower: 175 hp
Additional Amenities: GPS, Live Bait Well, Wireless Trolling Motor, Ice Box

About Your Guide

Ever since he was a youngster, Ronny Marett has loved to fish. It's no wonder since his father was also hooked on the sport. Growing up, Ronny and his parents made many trips to South Padre Island spending everyday out on the bay with bait and pole. After spending years participating in and winning fishing tournaments, Ronny decided it was time to make the Luguna Madre area his stompin' grounds and take his love of fishing to a new level.

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Reviews

Giovanni
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July 18, 2021

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I booked this trip for my dad & brothers as a fathers day gift. There were some issues with guide availability for the weekend that we wanted to come but the girl who is in charge of that was super helpful in finding a trip that would work for us. ...Read More

Herbert
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July 17, 2021

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The most enjoyable time ever! Our captain helped us out on the best fishing techniques. Will definitely do it again! Hopefully many more times. Thanks Captain Ron!

Thomas
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June 29, 2021

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Had a great fishing trip with Captain Ron. Took my 2 girls 9 &10 they pulled in many trout.

Ester
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March 27, 2021

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We had an awesome time!!!! Captain Ron was the best!

Amenities and Information

Water Type

Inshore, Flats

Skill Levels

Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

Tackle

All rods, reels, and tackle are included.

Fish Cleaning

This guide will clean your catch for you.

Beer

Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.

Live Bait

Yes, Included

Weather

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.

Lunch

No meal provided.

Gear & Packing

Provided

Rods, reels & tackle, Live Bait, Lures, Catch cleaning & filleting, Snacks, Drinks

At an Additional Rate

No added costs.

Recommended Packing

Hat, sunscreen, polarized sunglasses, long sleeved shirt

Required Items

Texas saltwater 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 3 days before the trip.

Where to Buy a Fishing License

Find a license for your state here.

Start Location

State Park Road 100, South Padre Island, TX 78597, United States