Fishing in Galveston

Everything you need to know before you fish in Galveston Texas. Learn about Galveston fishing charters, fishing trips, local fish species, and fishing licenses.

Whether you’re looking for a top-rated deep-water sportfishing experience or you simply want to enjoy a family-friendly fishing trip and teach your kids how to fish, Galveston has what you need for your fishing vacation.

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Fish Species in Galveston

The bayside is known for redfish, speckled trout, black drum and flounder whereas the Gulf has abundant cobia, wahoo, mahi-mahi, red snapper, kingfish, marlin, and a variety of tuna species.

To find out more about the types of fish you can catch in Galveston, visit your local bait shop and pick up a guide.

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Posted 10/15/2020
by Captain Michael "Sharky" Marquez

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Take a guided fishing trip in Galveston, TX.

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Galveston offers excellent year-round fishing, with more than 100 different species of fish.
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You must have a fishing license to fish in most locations in Galveston if you’re over 17.

Check the local fishing license requirements at the Texas Parks & Wildlife website.

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715 N. Holiday Dr Galveston, TX 77550
Galveston, Texas 77550

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715 N. Holiday Dr, Slip A-31
Galveston, Texas 77550

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715 North Holiday Dr B-Dock Slip 65-69
Galveston, Texas 77550