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Black Drum, Jack Crevalle, Redfish, Sheepshead


Light Tackle, Drift Fishing

About Your Trip

Captain Dave specializes in showing what the waters of South Padre Island are all about. Spend a day on the water catching fish and have fun doing it. It’s as simple as that!

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About Your Boat

Boat Type: Bay Boat
Boat Manufacturer: Attack
Boat Length: 21 ft
Engine Manufacturer: Yamaha
Number of Engines: 1
Total Horsepower: 175 hp

About Your Guide

Captain Dave Edwards of Always-a-Catch Guide Service offers quality South Padre fishing charters for Redfish, Speckled Trout, Snook, Flounder, and more. With over 30 years of experience, Captain Dave is as professional as they come and is excited for you to enjoy the beautiful waters of the Laguna Madre and South Padre Island.

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Donovan R.

July 20, 2019

Our adventure with Captain Dave was great from the word go. Our trip started out at 6:15am and we were back in by noon. He got us on the fish and insured that we had a great time. He was very informative of about not only fishing in the area ...Read More

Rebecca G.

October 7, 2019

We had an amazing time with Capt Dave. Taught us how to catch trout and Reds. We had several storms around us but Capt Dave made sure to keep us safe at all times. I would highly recommend Capt Dave

Dustin I.

June 12, 2019

This was our first saltwater experience and. We are glad we picked Captain Edwards! Had a great time, will definitely be repeating in the future! Thanks again Captain Edwards!!!

Amenities and Information

Water Type

Inshore, Flats

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


rods & reels (spinning tackle) Lures, tackle, cut bait and some live bait waters Life vests

At an Additional Rate

No added costs.

Recommended Packing

Sunscreen Sunglasses (polarized if you can) Long sleeved shirt/Warm clothes (Nov- March) Fishing license (17 yrs or older) Any food, drinks (beers ok)

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

2000 Gulf Blvd, South Padre Island, Texas, USA