What time will my trip start?
Our morning trips start at 7 a.m. Afternoon trip start at 1 p.m. In the summer months we are able to offer a 3 p.m. start time as well. Please note the 3 p.m. time slot is only during the months when sunset is 8 p.m. or later.
How long are the fishing trips?
Our half day trips run 4-5 hours. And our full day trips are 6-7 hours. This is dock to dock and please be advised fish cleaning is included in your trip time.
Where will I meet the Captain?
Most of our trips will run out of the Galveston Yacht Marina located at 715 N Holiday Dr , Galveston, Texas 77550. However, we do run our Bay trips out of Harborwalk Yacht Club & Marina located at 1445 Harborwalk Blvd, Hitchcock, TX 77563.
Is fish cleaning included in the price?
Yes, your captain will fillet your catch for you and place your fish in freezer ziplock bags.
Do I need to purchase ice for fish, is there ice available?
Yes, however if the captain has any extra ice after your trip he can provide it. But please be prepared to purchase ice from the marina to transport your catch home.
Do I need to bring a cooler for drinks and snacks?
We will have a place for your drinks and snacks on the boat. However, you can bring your own ice chest. Please do not bring a large ice chest as this will limit the room you will have on the boat.
Is Alcohol allowed on the boat?
Yes, we just ask that you do not bring glass containers on the boat for safety reasons.
Do I need a fishing license?
Yes, everyone 17 and up is required to have one on the boat. You can purchase them at any Wal-mart or Academy Sports and Outdoors stores.
What type of fishing license do I need?
A Saltwater License, also please ensure a Bull Red Tag is provided if you purchase a one day license. It is already included in the price of the day pass. It may be referred to as a Red Drum Tag.
Do you offer any military discounts?
Yes, we offer a $25 discount. And we Thank You for your Service!!
Do we pay the balance due when we arrive?
The balance will be due the day of the trip. There will be taxes and fees added when paying with credit cards. We do not accept checks, we do accept cash, credit cards, paypal, zelle or venmo.
How much do I tip the Captain and crew?
Our captains and crew work hard for you and want you to enjoy your trip. Customary tipping ranges from 15-20% and goes directly to them. Tips can be giving to them directly (preferred) or can be placed on your CC payment if paying your balance via credit card and we will pay them for you. Captains are very appreciative for any amount given!!