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Brooks Fishing Guide is a family-friendly company, which is located in Fulton, Texas. Captain Robert Brooks has over 45 years of experience in catching fish. Brooks Fishing Guide Charters is a unique combination of some fun angling and an exciting adventure. A day out with Captain Robert is a memorable experience that can fit any angler’s needs.

Enjoy your trip with Captain Robert aboard his newly uphauled 22-ft. boat, which comes powered by a 200 HP Suzuki engine for a dry ride. The vessel has a maximum cruising speed of 58 knots and its spacious deck can comfortably accommodate up to five guests. It is equipped with a live bait tank, an anchoring system to ensure the boat stays rooted, an ice box, and navigational electronics, which include a GPS and a fish finder.

Your fishing trip with Brooks Fishing Guide will see you fishing the waters out of Rockport. The Captain specializes in catching Spotted Seatrout, Redfish, Ladyfish, Flounder, Black Drum, Sheepshead, and Speckled Trout. You will get a chance to use a variety of techniques, including bottom fishing, spinning, popping, jigging, drift fishing, and fly fishing. Depending on the conditions and your personal preferences, you will get a chance to fish inshore and nearshore, as well as the reefs, wrecks, flats, and backcountry.

Brooks Fishing Guide will provide you with rods, reels, and tackle, as well as lures and live bait. Once caught, your fish can be cleaned and filleted for you by the Captain to take back home and fill the freezer.



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  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip (6-8hr)
    In demand! Last booked: 4 days ago
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    7 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Sep 7 - Dec 31
    $400
    up to 2 persons
    + $100
    each additional person
    On this trip, which can last between 6 and 8 hours, you will be fishing for Flounder, Speckled Trout, Sheepshead, Spotted Seatrout, and many other species. The Captain will provide you with all the gear and tackle you will need.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri)
    $350
    up to 2 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    On this half day trip, you will be fishing for Flounder, Sheepshead, Speckled Trout, Spotted Seatrout, and many other species. The Captain will provide you with all the gear and tackle you will need.
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About the Captain

Robert Brooks
Rockport, Texas, United States
Angler's Choice
ID & License verified
21 Customer Reviews
Response time 4 hours
Member since January 2017
Captain Robert Brooks is an avid angler and a real threat to the fish. His passion for fishing began when he was a young boy, Robert grew up fishing. His teacher was a professional guide, from whom Robert learned a lot about the best techniques and the local ecosystem. Every trip with the Captain is a fun experience for anyone, be it a novice or a record-seeker.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Black Drum
Flounder
Ladyfish
Redfish

Shark (Blacktip)
Sheepshead
Speckled Trout
Spotted Seatrout

Boat Specs

TransCat (Saltwater fishing) originally built in 2015, and restored in 2017. Powered by a 200HP Suzuki engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 58 knots.

Length
22 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Fly Fishing
Drift Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting

Policies

Deposit non-refundable
Deposit non-refundable under normal circumstances. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% 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
Checks

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 5% fee.

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.95
out of 5 stars from 21 reviews
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Angler Rating
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Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
94%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
94%
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Jacob T.
Kerrville, Texas
 5.00
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VERIFIED   October 5, 2019
We went on a full day trip with Captain Brooks and we had a blast.  Right off the bat, Captain Brooks set us up on a good...
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Richard M.
Portland, Texas
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Half day fishing trip with Captain Brooks

VERIFIED   August 3, 2019
Great day out with Captain Brooks, he took my son and I right to a spot where the trout where hitting.  He taught us...
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Kathleen D.
Jourdanton, TX
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VERIFIED   NEW  November 9, 2019
We had such a wonderful trip! Captain Brooks kept us on the fish all day! He was friendly,  knowledgeable, and tried his...
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Mark L.
Austin, TX
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Full Day Trip With Captain Brooks

VERIFIED   April 19, 2019
Thank You Captin Brooks for an amazing trip once again. The day of my trip we had less than favorable wind conditions. ...
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Randy G.
Austin, Texas
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Cpt. Brooks is the real deal

VERIFIED   October 19, 2019
This was my second trip with Cpt. Brooks, I have yet to be disappointed. He knows the area and is willing to coach you if need...
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