Fishing Port Aransas

Port Aransas and the surrounding waters offer some of the best saltwater fishing there is. Whether it's wade fishing the flats, surf fishing from the beach or heading offshore into the Gulf of Mexico, Mustang Island Texas offers it all.

Wade fishing

The flats at East Flats, South Bay, Redfish Bay, Lighthouse Lakes have miles of shallow, grassy flats teaming with Redfish, Speckled Trout, flounder, black drum and the occasional snapper. The flats are accessible by boat, kayak and vehicle.  Wade fishing offers one of the best fishing experiences in Port Aransas.

Jetty Fishing

The Port Aransas South Jetty and St, Jo's North Jetty allow fishermen to walking access to fish the Gulf of Mexico.

Pier Fishing

Another alternative is Horace Caldwell Pier at IB Magee Beach in Port Aransas. Sharks, tarpon, Spanish mackerel, redfish and other species are often caught from these waters.

Offshore Fishing

Access to the Gulf of Mexico is available through the Port Aransas Ship Channel. Charter Boats and guides are available in Port Aransas Recreational boat access is possible through the Packery Channel jetty that divide Mustang Island and North Padre Island