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Whether you are looking for a calm inshore fishing or a deep sea fishing adventure, Laguna Vista fishing options are only a click away.
These waters will yield anything from Redfish and Southern Flounder to Black Drum and Spotted Seatrout.Show all fishing charters
Laguna Vista is popular with anglers, who come to explore the calm inshore waters. Anglers favorite Laguna Vista for its backcountry rivers, bays, and shallow flats.
You can reel_in Redfish, Southern Flounder, Black Drum, Spotted Seatrout, and many more.
Inshore fishing trips are good for families with kids, 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. Add $50 for an each additional person. Fishing charters can accommodate up to 6 persons depending on the capacity of the boat.
The most affordable rates start at $200 for a 2-hour inshore fishing trip near Laguna Vista.
You can find 41 fishing charters in Laguna Vista and nearby cities. You will have a variety of choices for your next fishing getaway.Check rates & availability
The best time to go inshore fishing in Laguna Vista are considered to be August, July and June.
Laguna Vista offshore fishing charters have quick access to the open waters, allowing anglers to get a taste of the fishing action on a short trip.
There are a lot of options for your next fishing trip near Laguna Vista. These waters a home to King Mackerel, Red Snapper, Jack Crevalle, 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
$682 is the average base price for a private 4-hour offshore fishing charter and 2 anglers. An extra angler fee is $50. Captains can accommodate 4-6 persons depending on the capacity of the vessel.
$350 is the lowest price for a 4-hour offshore fishing trip in Laguna Vista.
In Laguna Vista and nearby cities, there are more than 29 offshore fishing charters. It’s easy to book your next fishing break in Laguna Vista.
Tip: It takes some time to get to the offshore fishing spots. So it’s better to take a 6-hour or 8-hour offshore fishing trip for the best fishing experience.
The average tips are 15-20% of the total fishing charter price.Check rates & availability
August, July and June will be your next best months for offshore fishing in Laguna Vista.
Getting kids on the water for a family-friendly fishing trip is a great way to spend your time in Laguna Vista. Help your children catch their first fish, a memory that will last a lifetime. Your Captain will show you how to bait a hook and catch different species of fish.
You can fish in the inland waters during the fishing trip. If an unexpected weather change comes along with inshore fishing, getting to safety is generally minutes away.
Take a quick 4-hour inshore fishing trip. 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. Captains can accommodate 4-6 persons depending on the capacity of the vessel.Check rates & availability
Millions of sharks migrate through Laguna Vista waters, making it a perfect shark-fishing destination. Laguna Vista shark fishing charters are experienced in targeting various species of sharks.
There are a variety of options for your next shark fishing trip near Laguna Vista. These waters are a playground for Blacktip Shark, Bonnethead Shark, Bull 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. Fishing charter Captains will help you with shark identification.
Sharks inhabit nearshore waters around river mouths, bays, mangrove swamps, and shallow flats. Depending on the size, sharks could be found from the shallow grounds to the offshore waters.
Bait is an essential component of any shark fishing adventure. Top bait for shark fishing would be Mullet, Ladyfish, Bonita, and Blue Runner. Your Captain will provide the proper bait for your shark fishing trip.
$522 is the average price for a 4-hour shark fishing trip and 2 guests. Add $50 for each additional guest. Fishing charters can accommodate up to 6 persons depending on the capacity of the boat.
You can find more than 13 fishing companies in Laguna Vista and nearby cities. It’s easy to book your next fishing break in Laguna Vista.Check rates & availability
You can target sharks all year round. March-October tends to be the best time to catch sharks in Laguna Vista.
Tarpon are one of the top species you can target in Laguna Vista waters. Laguna Vista guides specialize in Tarpon fishing. They will show you various fishing methods and productive spots.
Tarpon prefer to reside in shallows, bays, flats, and rivers. The perfect bait for targeting the silver king could be crabs, shrimps, mullet, or pinfish.
Note: Tarpon is a catch-and-release-only fishery. Also, you can’t lift a 40+ inch Tarpon out of the water. So be careful with your trophy, take a memorable photo, and release the fish.
$580 is the average price for a 6-hour Tarpon fishing trip and 2 guests. Add $50 for each additional person.
We found 15 fishing companies specialized in Tarpon fishing in Laguna Vista and nearby cities.Check rates & availability
Tarpon fishing season in Laguna Vista is late spring through summer. The best months to catch Tarpon are November, October, and September.
Most trips are all-inclusive. Captains provide all the necessary fishing equipment, bait, and cooler with ice. Usually, Captains clean the catch for free.
Captains do not provide a fishing license. If you plan to fish in Texas, you must buy one. The easiest way would be to buy it online at TPWD website or in person in their office. Tackle shops or grocery stores across the state works 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 reserve a trip with a 10-30% deposit.
The remaining balance has to be paid directly to the Captain on the day of your trip or upon arrival.
The deposit could be refunded if you cancel the trip before the cancellation deadline. The cancellation deadline is usually 2-14 days before your trip date. Keep in mind that some of the bookings could be non-refundable.
There are several boat ramps and marinas near Laguna Vista. Most of the fishing charters launch from: