Brooks Fishing Guide

52 reviews
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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. The charter is a unique combination of some fun angling and an exciting adventure. A day out with Capt. Robert is a memorable experience that can fit any angler’s needs.

Enjoy your trip with Captain Robert aboard his newly uphauled 22’ 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 5 guests. It is equipped with a live bait tank, an anchoring system to ensure the boat stays rooted, an icebox, and navigational electronics.

Your fishing trip with Capt. Robert will see you fishing the waters out of Rockport. The captain specializes in catching Spotted Seatrout, Redfish, Ladyfish, Flounder, Black Drum, and Sheepshead.

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.

Capt. Robert 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.

Explore the beautiful waters of Texas with Brooks Fishing Guide and have the time of your life!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip (6–8 Hours)
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Oct 1 - Jun 30
    $475
    price breakdown
    $475
    On this trip, which can last between 6 and 8 hours, you will be fishing for Flounder, Speckled Trout, Sheepshead, and many other species. The captain will provide you with all the gear and tackle you will need.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 6 days ago
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $400
    price breakdown
    $400
    On this half day trip, you will be fishing for Flounder, Sheepshead, Speckled Trout, 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
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52 Customer Reviews
Response time 3 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 Black Drum
Flounder Flounder
Ladyfish Ladyfish
Redfish Redfish

Shark (Blacktip) Shark (Blacktip)
Sheepshead Sheepshead
Spotted Seatrout 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

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 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
Photos by reviewers (52)
4.79
out of 5 stars from 52 reviews
Boat
Crew
Experience
Half day morning trip
Half day morning trip
Half Day Trip with Captain Brooks
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Angler Rating
42
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
98%
Friendly captain
98%
Recommend this charter
88%
Appropriate for children
93%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
90%
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The captain canceled

VERIFIED   July 3, 2020
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John D.
Austin, Texas
 5.00
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Half day (am) trip with Captain Brooks

VERIFIED   June 14, 2020
My wife and I had a wonderful time on our half-day fishing excursion with Captain Brooks.  With his many years of experience...
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The captain canceled

VERIFIED   May 22, 2020
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VERIFIED   May 20, 2020
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Tanner M.
Houston, TX
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VERIFIED   June 11, 2020
Captain Brooks was a great guide. He showed my wife the ins and outs of how to fish with this being her first time on the coast...
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