3G Fishing Charters

Galveston is known for being home to some incredible offshore fishing opportunities. Captain Matt Garner can’t wait to take you out on an adventure and help you hook some seriously impressive monsters of the deep! You’ll find him at the helm of 3G Fishing Charters, a family-owned and operated company that wants to pass on their love of fishing, as well as building relationships with their customers that last a lifetime.

Together, the crew of 3G Fishing Charters have been exploring the offshore waters of the Gulf of Mexico for the past 30 years. Capt. Matt has won over 22 offshore fishing tournaments, and loves competing at a high level. He uses this wealth of experience and knowledge to provide guests with incredible offshore angling adventures – he especially loves helping them to bottom fish for deep sea superstars such as huge Red Snapper!

You’ll be traveling on board one of the hottest boats in Galveston, your captain’s 40’ Donzi center console, powered by triple 300 HP motors – you’ll be on fish in no time! She can accommodate up to 6 guests, so bring along the whole family, or get ready to settle some scores with your angling buddies. There’s plenty of room on her deck for angling action, and she’s decked out with top-notch navigational and safety gear, as well as a full toilet for your comfort.

When it comes to the species on offer, you’ll have the chance to battle the Gulf’s hottest saltwater superstars. Capt. Matt can’t wait to hook you up with a monster, so he’ll take you on the hunt for Red Snapper, Mahi Mahi, a variety of Shark species, King and Spanish Mackerel, Jack Crevalle, and plenty of other species that lurk among the reefs and wrecks. He’ll make sure you’re equipped with top-notch rods and reels, as well as bait and tackle, to hook your catch.

Capt. Matt has one motto: “Fishing is our only business, and business is good!” Join him aboard 3G Fishing Charters, where you’ll hook the monster catch of your dreams and become part of the 3G family!

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  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip – Offshore
     Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    up to 6 persons
    This full day offshore adventure is action-packed and perfect for anglers looking for the thrill of a lifetime! You'll travel out to the hotspots at 50 miles an hour, so you'll arrive at the best fishing spots and have plenty of fishing time. You'll have the chance to hook a huge variety of species using different techniques: from bottom fishing, trolling, and more for Red Snapper, King Mackerel, Cobia, Mahi, a variety of Shark, Jackfish, Tripletail, and plenty more. Rods, reels, and fuel are included.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Great)
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Jack Crevalle

King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Shark (Blacktip)
Shark (Hammerhead)
Shark (Porbeagle)

Shark (Tiger)
Snapper (Red)
Spanish Mackerel

Boat Specs

DONZI (Center console) originally built in 2007. Powered by 3 300HP Yamaha engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 50 knots.

40 ft
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Drift Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing


Life Jackets
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
Life Jackets
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate


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


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:

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3% fee.

About the Captain

Matt Garner
Galveston, Texas, United States
Member since May 2018
I have been fishing the Texas Gulf Coast for over 20 years and have a passion for offshore fishing. I love hooking into the monsters of the deep. I have won over 22 offshore fishing tournaments and love competing at a high level. I take pride in putting my clients/friends on the fish of a lifetime. Here at 3G Fishing Charters we make memories that last a lifetime!
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