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San Leon fishing charters have easy access to the salt marshes, grassy shallows, bays, nearshore reefs, and deep sea waters.
San Leon fishing charters will help you to land Redfish, Southern Flounder, Black Drum, Spotted Seatrout, and many more.Show all fishing charters
If you’re wondering where to cast a line near San Leon to make the most of the inshore fishing, you’ll find there’s something to suit all tastes and budgets. From backcountry fishing to the night Snook fishing trips, there’s something for anglers of all tastes and all ages.
San Leon fishing charters will help you to land Redfish, Southern Flounder, Black Drum, Spotted Seatrout, and many more.
Inshore fishing trips are very popular with families, couples, and small groups of friends.Show all inshore fishing charters
$436 is the average base price for a private 4-hour inshore fishing charter and 2 anglers. Add $50 for an extra angler. Fishing charters can accommodate up to 6 persons depending on the capacity of the boat.
$200 is the lowest price for a 2-hour inshore fishing trip in San Leon.
There are about 41 fishing guides in San Leon and nearby cities. It’s easy to find your next fishing adventure in San Leon.Check rates & availability
July, June and August will be your next best months for inshore fishing in San Leon.
If you're looking for an offshore fishing trip that will take your breath away, San Leon fishing is the perfect place for you. You'll never run out of places to fish with miles of open water to explore.
Blacktip Shark, King Mackerel, Red Snapper, Jack Crevalle, and Blacktip Shark can be your next catch.
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. An extra person fee is $50. Fishing charters can accommodate up to 6 persons depending on the capacity of the boat.
The cheapest 4-hour offshore fishing trip in San Leon found on our platform costs $350 for 2 anglers.
There are about 29 fishing guides in San Leon and nearby cities. You will have a variety of choices for your next fishing getaway.
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
The best months for offshore fishing near San Leon are July, June and August.
San Leon family-friendly fishing trips are great for beginners, kids, and families. The fishing charter Captain will teach you about different species of fish and show you various fishing techniques.
You can fish in the inland waters during the fishing trip. These waters offer consistent fishing even on windy days.
The perfect choice for a family with kids will be an inshore fishing trip. Your kids will learn something new and won’t get tired.
$436 is the average base price for a private 4-hour family-friendly fishing charter and 2 anglers. An extra guest fee is $50. Fishing charters can accommodate up to 6 persons depending on the capacity of the boat.Check rates & availability
San Leon waters are home to an abundant population of various shark species. San Leon shark fishing charters are committed to providing you with an exciting fishing experience.
You can have a relaxing fishing adventure and a chance to target Blacktip Shark, Scalloped Hammerhead 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. But don't worry about shark identification. Your Captain will assist you.
Sharks can be found in offshore and inshore waters. Juveniles are typically found in shallow water, while adults are located at greater depths.
Live bait is preferred for shark fishing. Ladyfish, Bonita, Mullet, and Blue Runner are the go-to bait for shark fishing. The type of bait depends on the shark species 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 2-6 anglers depending on the size of the craft.
There are about 13 fishing guides in San Leon and nearby cities. So you'll have a lot of options to book your next fishing trip.Check rates & availability
You can target sharks all year round. March through October are the best months for shark fishing in San Leon.
Tarpon are known as one of the world’s best fighting fish. Local charters will help you to find the best fishing locations. They will provide you with the best bait and show you all the productive spots.
Tarpon can be found in inshore waters, sallows, and bays. Shrimp, pinfish, mullet, and crabs would be the ideal fishing bait.
Note: The best practice is never to bring your catch in the boat because Tarpon is a catch-and-release-only fishery. Tarpon over 40 inches must remain in 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. An extra angler fee is $50.
In San Leon and nearby cities, there are around 15 fishing charters specialized in Tarpon fishing.Check rates & availability
Tarpon season starts in late spring and lasts until the end of summer. The peak months are October, September, and August.
Most trips are all-inclusive. Captains provide rods, reels, tackle, bait, and a cooler with ice. Usually, Captains clean anything that you catch.
A fishing license is not included in the price. To fish in Texas you need to buy it: TPWD website is the best option, but you can also visit TPWD office. The majority of grocery stores and tackle shops 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 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. On average, a free cancellation deadline is 2-14 days before the trip date. Keep in mind that some of the bookings could be non-refundable.
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