Laguna Madre Adventure

5 Hour | Flats, Inshore, Jetty, Nearshore | 1 - 5 People | Trip #3132

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 ... Read More

About Your Guide

Independent Guide
22 Years of Experience
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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 ... Read More

Start Location

5801 Padre Boulevard, South Padre Island, TX, USA (this guide can be flexible with their start location)

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

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.


Flounder, Redfish, Speckled Trout


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

Packing / Extras

Everything you'll need for your trip
All rods, reels, and tackle are included, but we also recommend bringing sunglasses, sunscreen, weather-appropriate clothing, and any gear of your own you want to use on the trip.
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

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

Pricing & Availability

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Verified Review Fishing

July 10

Awesome day, Capt Heath and the boat were top notch.


Verified Review Fishing

April 10

Captain Heath was great, especially withe my 12 year nephew. We caught a lot of fish and Heath was well versed in local history . Which all 3of us found interesting. Would definitely book another trip with Heath


Verified Review Fishing

March 21

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

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

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.
Each trip’s price is set by the guide and factors in all of their costs. A big determinant of cost is often the type of boat and associated fuel costs, but other guide costs include leases, marina / slip fees, bait costs, and the cost to provide and maintain all of the gear you’ll need on your trip.
Once you book the trip, we will connect you directly with the guide to go over any additional details. In the meantime, our team is always available to answer your questions via email, text, chat, or call!