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Ingleside on the Bay fishing charters have easy access to backwater and deep sea fishing grounds.
Redfish, Black Drum, Southern Flounder, Spotted Seatrout, and Sheepshead can be your next trophy.Show all fishing charters
Ingleside on the Bay is home to some of the best inshore fishing experiences. Bays, inlets, and shallow flats provide excellent fishing opportunities for a relaxing outing.
There are a plenty of options for your next fishing trip near Ingleside on the Bay. Local waters a playground for Redfish, Black Drum, Southern Flounder, Spotted Seatrout, and many more.
Inshore fishing trips are very popular with families, couples, and small groups of friends.Show all inshore fishing charters
On average, the base price for a private 4-hour inshore fishing charter is $436 for 2 anglers. An extra person fee is $50. Captains can take 4-6 persons depending on the length of the craft.
$200 is the lowest price for a 2-hour inshore fishing trip in Ingleside on the Bay.
There are about 41 fishing guides in Ingleside on the Bay and nearby cities. So you'll have plenty of options to find your next fishing break.Check rates & availability
June, July and August will be your next best months for inshore fishing in Ingleside on the Bay.
While it might be famous for its inshore fishing trips, Ingleside on the Bay offshore fishing charters have plenty to offer offshore anglers.
Ingleside on the Bay fishing charters will put you on Red Snapper, King Mackerel, Mahi Mahi, Cobia, and many more.
Offshore fishing trips are good for experienced anglers, groups for friends, and those who want to reel in a bigger catch. Be ready to travel into the federal waters miles off the coast.Show all offshore fishing charters
On average, the price for a 4-hour offshore fishing trip is $682 for 2 people. Add $50 for an extra angler. Fishing charters can accommodate 4-6 anglers depending on the size of the vessel.
The most affordable rates start at $350 for a 4-hour offshore fishing trip near Ingleside on the Bay.
You can find more than 29 fishing charters in Ingleside on the Bay and nearby cities. You will have plenty of choices to find your next fishing outing.
Tip: It’s better to take a 6-hour or 8-hour offshore fishing trip for the best fishing experience. Offshore fishing spots are away from the coast, so you will need some time to get there.
Standard tips are 15-20% of the price you paid for your charter if the crew did a good job.Check rates & availability
June, July and August are the best months for offshore fishing near Ingleside on the Bay.
Ingleside on the Bay family-friendly fishing charters will help you experience a memorable fishing trip with your family. Your children will learn the best fishing techniques and catch various types of fish.
If you choose to be away from the rough seas and stay close to the shore, inshore fishing could be your next choice. These waters offer consistent fishing even on windy days.
A half-day inshore fishing trip is a perfect trip for a family. Your family won’t get tired during a short outing.
On average, the base price for a private 4-hour family-friendly fishing charter is $436 for 2 anglers. An extra person fee is $50. Fishing charters can accommodate 2-6 anglers depending on the size of the craft.Check rates & availability
Sharks are plentiful all year round, from the shallow flats to the offshore waters near Ingleside on the Bay. Ingleside on the Bay shark fishing charters are perfect for families with young children or those who are looking to try their hands at shark fishing.
Ingleside on the Bay shark fishing charters can help you reel in Blacktip Shark, Scalloped Hammerhead Shark, Bull Shark, Bonnethead Shark, and many more.
Note: some shark species are considered prohibited in Texas and cannot be kept as a trophy. These sharks have to be released. But don't worry about shark identification. Your Captain will assist you.
Sharks occur in coastal waters, offshore, and even some river systems. Juveniles are typically located inshore, while adults can be found in the deep waters.
The best bait for shark fishing is any fresh bloody fish. The perfect live or dead bait for targeting sharks could be Mullet, Little Tunny, Landyfish, or Blue Runner. The Captain will prepare the bait depending on the type of shark that you want to catch.
$522 is the average price for a 4-hour shark fishing trip and 2 guests. An extra angler fee is $50. Fishing charters can accommodate up to 6 persons depending on the capacity of the boat.
There are more than 13 fishing companies in Ingleside on the Bay and nearby cities. So you'll have a variety of options for your next fishing adventure.Check rates & availability
You can target sharks all year round. March-October tends to be the best time to catch sharks in Ingleside on the Bay.
Tarpon is one of the most desired trophy fish in Ingleside on the Bay. You should have a very good chance at catching Tarpon by hiring one of the local guides. They will provide you with the best bait and show you all the productive spots.
Tarpon prefer to reside in shallows, bays, flats, and rivers. You can catch it on live bait with crabs, pinfish, or mullet.
Note: Tarpon fishing is catch-and-release-only. You are not allowed to lift Tarpon out of the water if its length is greater than 40 inches. So be careful with your catch, take a quick photo, and let it go.
On average, the price for a 6-hour Tarpon fishing trip is $580 for 2 guests. Add $50 for each additional person.
In Ingleside on the Bay and nearby cities, there are around 15 fishing guides specialized in Tarpon fishing.Check rates & availability
The best seasons for Tarpon fishing in Ingleside on the Bay are spring and summer. The best months to catch Tarpon are October, September, and August.
Most trips are all-inclusive. Captains provide all the necessary fishing equipment, bait, and cooler with ice. Usually, Captains clean anything that you catch.
A fishing license is not included in the price. You have to buy one to fish in Texas. We recommend visiting TPWD website. TPWD offices, tackle shops or grocery stores across the state sell licenses as well.
A Fishing charter has to have a federal permit if you are planning to fish in the federal waters.
Depending on the weather, Captains recommend bringing sunscreen, polarized sunglasses, long sleeve shirt, hat, windbreaker, waterproof jacket, waterproof pans, appropriate non-skid footwear, gloves, your medicines, bug bite cream, sanitizer, drinks, and snacks.
Bring your freshwater license if you are planning to fish in the freshwater.
Some Captains don’t recommend bringing spray sunscreen, liquor, weapons, fireworks, and inappropriate footwear.
You can book a trip with a 10-20% deposit.
The remaining balance has to be paid directly to the Captain on the day of your trip or upon arrival.
The majority of the fishing charter deposits are refundable if you can cancel before the cancellation deadline. It's usually within 2-14 days of your trip date. Keep in mind that some of the bookings could be non-refundable.
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