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Galveston Bay Fishing Guide  

  1. Red Fish
    Red fish are a common catch, they are one of the most fun fish to catch due to their very hard drag screaming abilities. These fish can be caught year round and provide fun for whoever is lucky enough to get one on the line! Eats: Great eating, most people prefer to eat them under 30"
  2. Speckled Trout
    Trout are a breed of their own, they are sought by many and joining the 30" club is a very highly respected club for any fisherman/fisherwoman. These fish can be found throughout the entire bay system from the jetties all the way to the very back lakes and bayous depending on the time of year. Eats: Excellent table fare!
  3. Flounder
    Flounder are another one of the common catches in the bay system. Fall is known for the flounder run, which means lots of Flatties! They are an extremely aggressive fish and will eat just about anything that moves in front of them, which makes it fun for anglers. Eats: Flounder are one of my favorites!
  4. Black Drum
    Black drum can be a lot of fun! Spring time is known for the Drum run, usually March-April they start coming in for their Spawn, and numerous catches are reported every year. These Big Uglys are a blast to catch and give people a good chance of catching a fish of a lifetime (size wise), commonly being caught in the 30-50 plus inch range! Eats: Smaller ones eat very good 25-30" and under
  5. Sheephead
    Sheephead are abundant throughout the Jetties and Bay system, they love to hang around oysters and rocks. They like to eat along the bottom or structure that holds any kind of barnacles with their unique human or sheep like teeth! Sheephead provide fun for the whole family. Eats: They eat very well and can be prepared many different ways!
  6. Many others Many Others...
    Other species that may be caught include the following- Jacks=hard fighting fun! Blue fish= hard fighting and run in schools! Cobia= always a treat to catch and eat! Sharks= always a blast catching a shark! Catfish and Croaker= fun for kids and abundant! Eats: some of these can be edible, your captain will let you know which ones are and how you can prepare them!

Areas we may fish include the Galveston TX bay area , east bay, west bay, trinity, moses lake, kemah, clear lake, baytown, the jetties and the surf/near shore.