Reelhard Fishin Charters – 30'

Get ready to put your body, mind, and soul to work on an epic deep sea battle against some of the toughest fighting fish. Reelhard Fishin Charters specializes in offshore and nearshore excursions, delivering some of the most intense, rod-bending action in the state waters of Texas. Your captain, Paul Pennington, has over 30 years of experience fishing these local waters and is one of the most dedicated guides you’ll find.

Your trip will take place on a 30’ Stamas center console. She’s powered by twin 225 HP Yamaha engines, equipped with top-notch navigational electronics, and outfitted with outriggers and downriggers for trolling. She’s spacious and comfortable, accommodating up to 6 guests and has a private head on board for those extra-long rides.

On nearshore trips, you’ll head out to battle a wide range of species. You’ll be able to bottom fish for Snapper and Grouper or chase after fast Kingfish. On offshore trips, you can hook Mahi, Wahoo, and Shark, or fish the rigs to target Amberjack and many more!

No matter which trip you choose, you’ll have state-of-the-art rods and reels, as well as bait and lures available on board. Just be sure to purchase a fishing license prior to the trip, bring along some food and drinks to stay replenished, and don’t forget the sunscreen!

Capt. Paul is known for working endlessly to give each customer the experience they deserve. So get ready to reel in some prize-worthy fish and join Reelhard Fishin Charters on your next angling adventure!

Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    12 Hour Trip – Offshore
      FREE Cancelation 3 days notice
    12 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    up to 6 persons
    You'll target Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, Kingfish, Amberjack, Grouper and more on this awesome offshore adventure. Fishing tackle, bait, and fuel are included in the price. All you need is a fishing license, some food, drinks, and sunscreen and you're all set!
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip – Offshore
      FREE Cancelation 3 days notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    up to 6 persons
    Get ready to either troll for pelagics or bottom fish for delicious bottom-dwellers. Eight hours gives you plenty of time to try out a couple of techniques and target a wide range of species. You'll be targeting Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, Kingfish, Amberjack, Grouper and more. Rods, tackle, bait, and fuel are included. Just be sure to get a fishing license prior to the trip, bring some essential items like food and drinks, and get ready for a fun full day of fishing along the Gulf.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Nearshore
      FREE Cancelation 3 days notice
    6 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    up to 6 persons
    On this trip, you'll head up to 9 miles into the Gulf to target a variety of nearshore species. Get ready to put up a fight against some monster Snapper, King Mackerel, Ling, Sharks, and many more. Fishing equipment is provided, just be sure to purchase a fishing license prior to your trip, pack some snacks, drinks, a hat, and sunblock and get ready for the adventure of a lifetime!

About the Captain

Paul Pennington
Oyster Creek, Texas, United States
Angler's Choice
4 Reports
ID & License verified
15 Customer Reviews
Response time 2 hours
Member since May 2017
Captain Paul Pennington has been fishing for over 30 years. Paul specializes in both inshore and offshore fishing. He knows the waters in and around Texas like the back of his hand and is often found guiding his clients in and around the reefs, rigs, and wrecks. Paul's catches include Kingfish, Ling, Mahi Mahi, Red Snapper, Sharks, Wahoo, Trout, Redfish, Grouper and various reef fish species, and many more.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack Amberjack
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Gag) Grouper (Gag)
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Snapper (Red) Snapper (Red)
Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

Stamas (Center console) originally built in 1997. Powered by 2 225HP Yamaha engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 32 knots.

30 ft
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Drift Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing


Life Jackets
Live Bait Well
Life Jackets
Live Bait Well

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
First Mate


FREE Cancelation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 3 days before the trip. 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 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
You Keep Catch


Book with 20% deposit
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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:
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Bank Transfer

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