Kirklands Alligator Gar Fishing

Kirklands Alligator Gar Fishing Charters is located in Trinity, Texas. The area is the most suitable place for catching that unusual freshwater trophy fish. The charter service is run and operated by Captain Kirk Kirkland, who takes pride in holding the title of The Number One Captain for IGFA World records for the last 3 years in a row. If you are ready for a challenge in one of the best fisheries – look no further!

Step aboard a newly build 18-foot aluminum fishing boat, powered by a 115 HP Tohatsu engine. The vessel is equipped with an ice-box to store your refreshing drinks, that the crew will provide during the trip. It can comfortably accommodate up to four anglers. Kids are also welcome!

Kirklands Alligator Gar Fishing Charters enforces a catch and release policy. You will start your adventure at seven in the morning. You will be challenged to land that trophy fish on the boat – Alligator Gar don’t just always put the best fight, they are also quite heavy. The Captain catches ones weighing up to 100 lbs each week!

Your trip will include all the necessary fishing equipment, including rods, reels, tackle, and live bait. Boasting a 100% success rate, Kirklands Alligator Gar Fishing Charters will not only see to your every need but will also give you a unique experience that you will not soon forget.

Book now and you will surely enjoy the challenge of catching those large elusive predators!



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  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $700
    price breakdown
    $700
    This absolutely unique package will see you chasing Alligator Gar - one of the most unusual freshwater fish! You will be guided by Captain Kirk, who is an experienced professional with a vast knowledge of the species. The trip is suitable for any angler who is ready for a challenge!
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About the Captain

Kirk Kirkland
Trinity, Texas, United States
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9 Customer Reviews
Response time 3 hours
Member since January 2017
Captain Kirk Kirkland started fishing as a child. His father, a passionate angler, did fishing for a living. It was him who made Kirk fell in love with Alligator Gar and start a successful career. Having accumulated over 100 IGFA world records for his clients, filmed over 40 shows for National Geographic, River Monsters with Jeremy Wade filming with Animal Planet, History Channel, and many more, Kirk has grown an unbeatable reputation not only among the locals. Captain’s guests travel from all around the world to go fishing with him!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Alligator Gar Alligator Gar
Catfish Catfish

Boat Specs

Weldbilt (Aluminum fishing) originally built in 2016. Powered by a 115HP Tohatsu engine.

Length
18 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

River Fishing
Lake Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Spinning
Fly Fishing

Amenities

Life Jackets
Ice Box
Life Jackets
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Drinks

Cancellation Policy

Deposit non-refundable

If it is unsafe to travel, you may still cancel free of charge or change the dates of your booking.

Listing Policies

Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Cash
PayPal

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.92
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Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
89%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
88%
Catch intended fish
100%
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Josh P.
Houston, Texas
 4.67
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Exceeding Expectations

VERIFIED   August 22, 2020
Great trip, alot of fun. Exceeded our expectations and caught more fish that I thought we would. Our captain informative and...
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Mechelle B.
Dallas, TX
 5.00
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Great Trip!

VERIFIED   September 19, 2020
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Autumn C.
Houston, Texas
 5.00
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August fishing trip

VERIFIED   August 29, 2020
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Walter T.
Houston, Texas
 5.00
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One Day Trip

VERIFIED   October 11, 2019
One day trip with Ryan. Stay in the cabin if possible. Just $60 a night if open and you leave right from there. My son put...
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Beau M.
Austin, Texas
 5.00
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Full Day with Capt Kirk

VERIFIED   June 29, 2019
Knowledgeable capt with great equipment and experience. Great entertainer!
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