Texas Tarpon On Light Tackle

Starting at $650 | 6 - 8 Hours | Nearshore | 3 People | Trip #812

About Your Trip

Explore the magnificent waters out of Texas City, and have an amazing fishing adventure with Captain LG!

Captain LG knows just where to go and what to do to catch the Tarpon that live nearshore in the Gulf. His 25’ Boston Whaler center console boasts a comfortable ride and plenty ... Read More

About Your Boat

Boat Type
Center Console
Boat Manufacturer
Boston Whaler
Boat Length
Engine Manufacturer
Total Horsepower
Number of Engines
Additional Amenities
GPS, Fishfinder, Live Bait Well, Multimedia System, Ice Box

About Your Guide

34 Years of Experience
Profile photo of Captain Experiences guide LG
Captain LG is a Galveston native and began his career as a Galveston fishing guide in 2000. While he offers wading trips for Speckled Trout and Redfish using artificial lures, his most popular trips are inshore trips drifting for Speckled Trout, Redfish, and Flounder. Captain LG also enjoys hosting anglers ... Read More

Start Location

Texas City Dike, Texas City, TX, USA

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.


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.




Heavy Tackle Fishing, Light Tackle Fishing

Packing / Extras

Everything you'll need for your trip
Snacks and drinks (NO GLASS), sunscreen, hat, proper clothing, camera, ice chest for your day’s catch. Quality rods & reels, spin casting or bait casting, all new tackle and the latest up to date artificial baits 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
The deposit for this trip is non-refundable (but if the weather is too bad to go out, you will still receive a refund).

Pricing & Availability

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

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Thomas B.


Great experience. Capt LG Boyd put us on the fish. He is great with kids. Nice boat. Smooth ride. We will definitely be going again soon


Verified Review Fishing

Boat captain was accommodating on pick up and drop off. We purchased a 5 hour trip inlet. My child was sea sick shortly into the first lines being dropped. We asked to take her back. After we went back out we weren’t “guided” so much. The man ...Read More


Verified Review Fishing

great experience and captain was very flexible with scheduling and time management.


Verified Review Fishing

Had a great day fishing Galveston Bay with our Guide Captain LG. So much fun to watch my daughters land keeper speckled trout. From Booking our day trip to having our fish cleaned and bagged couldn’t have been an better. Big thanks to Jonathan at Captain Experiences who actually ...Read More


Verified Review Fishing

We had a wonderful time with Captain LG. Took us a while to get on the fish but he made it happen. Definitely will make another trip out with him.


Verified Review Fishing

We had a great time with Capt LG. Weather was not good but LG found fish and we had fun time. His location at Galveston Yacht Basin is really convenient for people staying on the Island. Will definitely fish with him again and weather permitting will try ...Read More

Kelly F.


LG was great!!! Good fishing and good time!!


Verified Review Fishing

Had a great time! Very knowledgeable about Galveston Bay.

Chris T.


LG put us on the fish all morning long and the boys had a great day! Highly recommend and will book a trip with him again in the fall:)

Ethan C.


We had a blast with LG. Great guide and fun to fish with. Great with kids too!

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 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.
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!