Galveston Spring Flounder Run

I made a couple of flounder gigging trips this past week in Galveston Bay.  The flounder are beginning their migration back into Galveston Bay .  We found theflounder in sand and shell adjacent to deep water channels.  I was very surprised to see as many nice size flounder this early.  We are nearing the end of February, and I believe this spring is gonna be an…

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Galveston Spring Break Fishing Special Pricing !

We are offering special pricing for Galveston Spring Break !  Get the kids out on the water with Captain Greg.  Galveston Jetty Special – Full Day of Galveston Jetty Fishing for Drum, Sheepshead, Redfish, Speckled Trout, Flounder and Sharks – $600 for six anglers! Must mention this ad when booking for the special pricing!  As of now March 12th, 13th, 14th, and 15th are open!  Can also do a mid morning…

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Sheepshead in Texas

Sheepshead (Archosargus probatocephalus) TPWD © Other Names Convict Fish Description Vivid black and white bars make the sheepshead or “convict fish” distinctive among fishes of the Texas coast. large sharp spines and a razor-edge gill cover make handling and cleaning difficult. another key feature is the jutting teath, slighly like a human’s. Life History Spawning occurs in February and March in…

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Galveston Redfish

Catching shallow water Galveston Redfish on Topwater is one of my favorite types of fishing.  Catching Galveston Redfish is fun anyway you do it, but nothing can compare to enticing a big Redfish into eating a topwater lure.  First of all, the water I fish for topwater Redfish is shallow.  When I say shallow – I am talking 6 to 18 inches!  Yes,  Redfish feed in that shallow of water. …

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High Tides and Flounder

I made a quick solo trip last night to check water clarity after the rains we have been having.  The tide was EXTREMELY high.  The water is in good shape though.  I saw 8 flounder and stuck these 4 for supper tonight.  I am anticipating a Great Galveston Bay Spring Flounder Run.  There was allot of bait in the area…

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Black Drum in Texas

Black Drum (Pogonias cromis) TPWD © Other Names Texas Drum, Sea Drum, Saltwater Drum, Gray Drum, Drumfish, Striped Drum, Tambor Description The black drum is a chunky, high-backed fish with many barbels or whiskers under the lower jaw. Younger fish have four or five dark vertical bars on their sides but these disappear with age. The bellies of older fish are…

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Spring is around the corner!

So far we have had a very mild winter here along the Texas Gulf Coast.  The flounder are already migrating back into our Bay system.  We should have an AWESOME spring flounder gigging season!  The bay is already full of flounder!  Lets go gigging!  The drum, sheepshead and redfish are being caught along the jetties.  The back bayou trips for slot…

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Spring Flounder Gigging In Galveston

We are only on the 8th day of February, but with all of the flounder we are seeing in the bays, you would think it is March!  I am anticipating a great spring flounder gigging season in Galveston Bay!  Book your trip today!  Bring those kids out and let them experience the thrill of an evening on the water with…

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Dec 28, 2012 Gigging Report

Had a good night on Galveston Bay last night for flounder gigging.  I had return customer, Josh and a couple of his buds for the evening.  Josh booked his first trip with me 2 weeks ago, and wanted to come back for more!  The first hour was a little slow, with only 6 fish for our efforts.  The fish were…

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December Flounder Gigging

The month of December has been great for flounder gigging on Galveston Bay.  The water clarity has been great, and the flounder are Big!  We have actually gigged flounder in as deep as 3 foot of water!  That is how clear the water has been.  If the weather stays mild, January gigging should continue to be good.  I am still…

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