Galveston Specks!

I had Brandy and her Family on board for an afternoon half day trip.  Her son Shaun just graduated highschool, and they were down in Galveston to celebrate.  It was also Brandy’s Birthday so it was double special.  We started off pretty quick catching nice specks.  I made a couple of moves and then we really loaded up!  We were…

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Dusty, His Dad Ron, and Greg

I had Dusty, His Dad, and Greg on the boat for a half day of fishing Thursday morning.  The South wind was a little high but we managed to put some nice specks to 23″ in the box.  I had 16 specks, a Spanish Mackeral, and a sheepshead to fillet for their efforts.  Another great day on the water, and…

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Galveston Speckled Trout

Sunday I had return customer, Colton, his sons Christian and Trey as well and his friend Shane.  Despite the full moon the past couple days, we were able to put some very nice Speckled Trout in the box.  The bait of choice was live shrimp under a Cajun Thunder Popping Cork, with a few fish being caught free lining shrimp as…

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Galveston Boy Catches Shark!

Not much scares 9-year-old Hunter Stevens. In fact, coming face-to-face with a shark is one of his obsessions. “I know that they aren’t mean,” Hunter said. “I know that they won’t hurt you unless you do something bad to them.” On his latest fishing trip with his dad, Kevin Stevens, in a kayak off the coast of Galveston Island, Hunter set…

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Currents

I had Pete and his 12 year old son Benny for an afternoon trip yesterday.  I knew going into the trip, that the bite would likely be tough because of the slack tide.  The tides were very high, and very, very little current moving.  The incoming tide in the morning was the time to be fishing, but sometimes you just…

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Galveston Marsh Fishing Report

We had a fair weekend of fishing.  The speckled trout action for us has been a little slow.  The rainstorm we had Thursday night muddied the waters which hurts the trout bite.  The redfish, flounder and puppy drum action is pretty hot right now.  We caught allot of redfish.  Many of them under the 20″ minimum length requirement, but still a…

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Catching Galveston Bull Reds

The weather the past few days has been almost perfect for being on Galveston Bay.  Other than a fog delay Sunday, we could not ask for better weather conditions.  We caught some good fish.  Redfish, Black Drum, Big bull black drum, Sheepshead, and Gulf Trout were on the hook this weekend.  Water clarity has cleared up from the recent rains…

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