Deep-Sea - Bay Fishing Trips - Red Snapper Season

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Fishing South Padre Island, TX. Deep-Sea, or Bay Fishing With Captain Murphy's 

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 Bay Fishing Trips

8:00 am - 12 noon

 $30.00

After Booking Online you must call to confirm your date and time.

956-761-2764

 Online bookings must be made a minimum of 48 hours prior to departure. Otherwise please call  956.761.2764 to make your reservation.

If you have not given bay fishing a chance, you are definitely missing out on a year-round fishing opportunity! South Padre Island bay system is one of the HOTTEST fishing spots on the Texas Coast. Join us aboard our 49-foot vessel the Hard Bottom Too and enjoy some of the best fishing the Island has to offer.  Catches include sand trout, whiting, drum, shark, sheepshead, and more (depending on the season). We provide all the bait and tackle. You can even bring your own food and drink. The possibilities are endless!

*Children 3 and under are not allowed on bay fishing trips. 

*Children 3 -4 years old are $10.00.

Bookings must be made a minimum of 48 hours prior to departure. Please call 956.761.2764 for reservations

The 49-foot vessel Hard Bottom Too.  South Padre Island Bay Fishing catches include sand trout, whiting, drum, shark, sheepshead, and more (depending on the season). Isla Tours provides all the bait and tackle. 

All persons fishing, ages 17 and older are required to have a valid Texas Salt Water Fishing License. You can easily purchase a fishing license online by clicking the button below.

*Children 3 and under are not allowed on bay fishing trips. Children 3 -4 years old are $10.00.

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Bay Fishing Trip

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

$30.00

After Booking Online you must call to confirm your date and time.

956-761-2764

 Online bookings must be made a minimum of 48 hours prior to departure.

The 49-foot vessel Hard Bottom Too.  South Padre Island Bay Fishing catches include sand trout, whiting, drum, shark, sheepshead and more (depending on the season). Isla Tours provides all the bait and tackle. 

All persons fishing, ages 17 and older are required to have a valid Texas Salt Water Fishing License. You can easily purchase a fishing license online by clicking the button below.

*Children 3 and under are not allowed on bay fishing trips. Children 3 -4 years old are $10.00.

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Bay Fishing Trip

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

$30.00

After Booking Online you must call to confirm your date and time.

956-761-2764

 Online bookings must be made a minimum of 48 hours prior to departure.

The 49-foot vessel Hard Bottom Too.  South Padre Island Bay Fishing catches include sand trout, whiting, drum, shark, sheepshead and more (depending on the season). Isla Tours provides all the bait and tackle. 

All persons fishing, ages 17 and older are required to have a valid Texas Salt Water Fishing License. You can easily purchase a fishing license online by clicking the button below.

*Children 3 and under are not allowed on bay fishing trips. Children 3 -4 years old are $10.00.

Deep-Sea Fishing Book by Phone only

956-761-2764

Call to book 956-761-2764

Deep-Sea Fishing Full Day $95.00 

*must be purchased 48 hours before the tour.* 

Bookings must be made a minimum of 48 hours prior to departure. 

Call for reservation.

DEEP SEA LANE & VERMILLION SNAPPER

April 1st to June 1st  $95.00

 

Lane and Vermillion Snapper are fun to catch and satisfying to eat. They're perfect for beginner anglers who want a challenge and something tasty at the end of the day, but they still put up a fight! The Thunderbird will take on an offshore adventure you are sure to remember.  

Bookings must be made a minimum of 48 hours prior to departure. Please call 956.761.2764 for reservations.

Fishing License Anyone 17 years of age or older is required to have a Texas state saltwater fishing license

Party boats must carry a federal permit to fish in federal waters, waters whose boundary lies beyond 9 miles from the nearest shoreline. A fisherman is permitted to fish in federal waters without a fishing license. However, any person that wishes to bring fish back to Texas through its state waters must possess a Texas state fishing license

DEEP SEA FISHING RED SNAPPER 

June 1, 2021, to August 3, 2021, $100.00 

If the thrill of catching that coveted Red Snapper is what you're looking for, Captain Murphy’s is the place to be! Gulf fishing from South Padre Island offers some of the BEST fishing off the Texas coast. The 2021 red snapper season will run for 63 days from 12:01am local time on Tuesday, June 1st until Tuesday, August 3rd at 12:01 am local time.

Bookings must be made a minimum of 48 hours prior to departure. Please call 956.761.2764 for reservations.

 

DEEP SEA FISHING AMBERJACK

May 1st to May 31st  $150.00

 

Enjoy an adventurous deep sea fishing trip with Captain Murphy’s aboard the Thunderbird!  The Amberjack, commonly called the AJ, is a dynamic species that holds a special place in the heart of many saltwater anglers. Amberjack is usually caught around the waters of artificial reefs and offshore rigs. 

Bookings must be made a minimum of 48 hours prior to departure. Please call 956.761.2764 for reservations.

Our waterways around South Padre Island, TX are the Gulf of Mexico to the East, the Lower Laguna Madre Bay to the West, Brownsville Ship Chanel to the South, and Port Mansfield to the North.  Our Captains, Patrick and Stephen Murphy, grew up on these waterways and have piloted boats from Maine to Mexico.  They have gained their experience and knowledge of this area from their Dad and Grandfather, the Original Captains Murphy.

Fishing year-round with Captain Murphy's 

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Fishing on The Thunderbird

Bay Fishing -The fishing on the bay is great fishing, Sheepshead, Black Drum, Whiting, and many others, including Red Fish. 

Deep-Sea Fishing - Red Snapper, Tuna, Dorado, Shark, we offer 2 trips a day in the high season, give us a call let us know what you like to fish for and we will work with you on booking your fishing trip on the Murphy's Law. with Captain Murphy. 

Bay Fishing Groups  Your group will need to contact us about the group rates and the number of people we can take out. Use the contact form to send an email or call 956-761-2764

Private Fishing Charters  You will need to contact us about the group rates and the number of people we can take out. Use the contact form to send an email or call 956-761-2764

Captain Murphy’s experienced crew have been fishing the waters of South Padre Island since 1960. Our crew will work hard to put you on the big fish.

Anyone 17 years of age or older is required to have a Texas state saltwater fishing license. We provide all bait and tackle. You can bring your own food and drink, alcohol is allowed. Please no glass containers.