Looking for some good places for fishing? Well, North Padre is a perfect place for fishing in saltwater. Surf fishing, wade fishing, jetty fishing, and pier fishing spots can be found in a lot of places throughout the whole island.
The Laguna Madre flats have miles of grassy flats, shallows that are full of trout, redfish and other species. These flats can be accessed by a vehicle, kayak or a boat. Wade fishing is offering one of the greatest fishing experiences in North Padre.
The Mustang Island State Park and The Packery Channel Jetties have both jetties that are allowing fishermen to access the Gulf of Mexico by walking.
Another good place for fishing is the Bob Hall Pier which is located at the Padre Balli Park or even the Horace Caldwell Pier which is located in Port Aransas at the IB Magee Park. Redfish, Spanish mackerel, tarpon, sharks and other different species are caught from these water very often.
Going through the Port Aransas Ship Channel or the Packery Channel jetty will grant you access to the Gulf of Mexico. Guides and Charter boats are available for rent in Aransas Port.
Preparing for a fishing day on the beach has always been the most favorite beginning to enjoying the whole day. The beaches of North Padre and Mustang Island provide you with some of the best places for surf fishing there is.
A trip to the National Seashore of Padre Island gives you a chance for an amazing adventure that will be the best memory no matter if you catch something or not.
Laguna Lure Fishing: No Fish No Pay
This is a fishing tour led by Captain Jon and it is based in Corpus Christi. With him, you will be fishing from a comfy 22 mako. This tour is specialized in Black Drum, Flounder, Redfish and Speckled Trout catching.
Action Anglers Captain Lane Bourland
This is a way for you to explore the inshore waters with a guide that is experienced, and also this can be a fun time for friends and family. This tour specializes in Spotted Seatrout, Redfish, and Black Drum catching. With this tour, you will be spending a lot of time in the flats where you will be fishing topwater a lot.
Team Liberty Guide Service, LLC
This tour is led by Captain Jack Cooper who is a fishing expert and he loves taking his visitors to the best spots for fishing. This tour takes you to Land Cut, Baffin Bay, Nueces Bay, Corpus Christi Bay, Upper and Lower Laguna Madre.
The captain specializes in Sheepshead, Speckled Trout, Black Drum, Flounder and Redfish catching with artificial and live baits. Your trip also includes filleting, fish cleaning, ice, and cooler, bottled water, tackle, reels and rods.
If you are a fishing fan, then this is the article for you. Doesn’t matter what kind of fish you like catching, or the way you like to catch them, North Padre Island has it all. Gear up, and good luck.