Laguna Madre Adventure

Starting at $550 | 5 Hour | Flats, Inshore, Jetty, Nearshore | 5 People

About Your Trip

If you've been wanting to chase Bull Reds and gator Trout in one of America's most beautiful fishing destinations, this trip is for you! Join Captain Heath for a half-day of great fishing off South Padre Island, and experience all that SPI and the Laguna Madre has to offer. This is a unique environment; the Laguna Madre is one of only six hypersaline (saltier than the ocean) lagoons in the world, and as such it's a special place to catch fish!

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About Your Boat

Boat Type
Bay Boat
Boat Manufacturer
Majek Reaper
Year Built
Boat Length
Engine Manufacturer
Total Horsepower
Number of Engines
Additional Amenities
Live well, power pole, stereo, Latest electronics

About Your Guide

Captain Heath was raised here in the RGV and has been fishing the lower Laguna Madre since he was old enough to crawl around on a boat. With 30 years of experience fishing the LMG, and over 15 years as a professional guide, he's a true local expert who knows how to get you on the fish! He hold a USCG 50-Ton Master Captain's License, and is licensed with Texas Parks and Wildlife as well. Captain Heath likes to target a variety of species and share his passion for fishing and the outdoors with his clients, whether they're experienced anglers or just looking for a fun adventure.

Start Location

5801 Padre Boulevard, South Padre Island, TX, USA

Amenities and Information

Water Type

Inshore, Nearshore, Jetty, Flats

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.


You can play your own bluetooth music.

Live Bait

Yes, at an additional fee


This trip has multiple pickup locations.


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.


No meal provided.


Flounder, Redfish, Speckled Trout


Artificial Lure Fishing, Bottom Fishing, Drift Fishing, Light Tackle Fishing, Live Bait Fishing, Sight Casting

Gear & Packing

All rods, reels, and tackle are included.
At an Additional Rate
Live bait when available
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
Yes, cancel for free up to 7 days before the trip.

Where to Buy a Fishing License

Find out more about licenses here.

Pricing & Availability

To check pricing, please select a trip date, duration, group size and start time.

Free Cancellation

Rest easy with free cancellation up to 7 days before the trip.

100% Weather Protection

Receive a full refund in the event of inclement weather.



Verified Review Fishing

March 21, 2023

Captian Heath put us on fish at every place we stopped. Had a great time and would definently go out with him agian!!


Verified Review Fishing

July 21, 2022

We had a great time and Captain Heath had patience and the ability to show our 6 year old how to fish.

Evie T.


September 3, 2018

A big thanks to our guide, Heath. We caught our limit of trout in a little over an hour and had an amazing time. He was very knowledgeable and patient with us. We would highly recommend him to anyone and we are already looking forward to fishing with him next ...Read More

Parker L.


August 1, 2018

Literally the best guide in the RGV. Hands down. You will always have a great time and catch great fish!

Elizabeth M.


November 30, -0001

Two years in a row we have had the pleasure of having Captain Heath as our guide for the VVMA fishing tournament. And two years in a row he has helped us bring home the gold and glory! He is an amazing guide who is very knowledgeable and fun personality ...Read More

First Time Booking with Us?

Captain Experiences is the home of over 1000 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 QR code (like a mobile boarding pass). Just show your guide your QR code 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.
Once you book the trip, we will connect you directly with the guide to go over any additional details. In the meantime, our location specialists are always available to answer your questions via email, text, chat, or call!