Off The Hook Fishing Trips

Come join Off the Hook Fishing Trips for a fun day out on the Calaveras or Braunig Lake and be sure to get hooked instantly! As a local San Antonian and experienced guide, Captain Bryan Cantu knows and understands these waters like the back of his hand.

His Carolina Skiff is a 21’ center console, powered by twin 150 HP Johnson engines. It can hold up to 3 guests and everyone can have their rods in the water and fish at the same time. The boat is equipped with a GPS, fishfinder, radar, VHF radio, and safety gear.

Captain Bryan provides all the necessary fishing gear and tackle, including top-quality Penn rods and reels. All live bait will be caught from the lake and is included in the price. Be prepared to reel in some beautiful lake fish, such as Blue Catfish and Striped Bass. You’ll even have the chance to target some amazing Redfish! Once you are all set up, you’ll mainly be using light tackle while trolling or bottom fishing. The captain will also clean and fillet your catch for you, free of charge, so that you can just throw it right on the grill once you get home!

If you are looking for a fun day out on the lake, you can guarantee that Off the Hook Fishing Trips won’t leaving you hanging. The only thing you have to do is get a fishing license, bring a cooler filled with your favorite snacks and drinks, a pair of sunglasses, and a camera to make the moments last even longer!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $250
    Come experience the deep joy of lake fishing with Captain Bryan. On this trip, you will go trolling or bottom fishing for Redfish, Catfish, and Striped Bass. You'll set out early in the morning for a productive day on the lake and hit all of the captain's favorite spots while enjoying a fun and relaxing day with friends and family!
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $250
    If you are not a morning person, no worries, you can still come out and enjoy a productive afternoon of fishing on the lake. On this trip, you will target popular lake fish, including Blue Catfish, Striped Bass, and more. Get ready to have some fun and enjoy one of San Antonio's best fishing spots with Captain Bryan!
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About the Captain

Bryan Cantu
San Antonio, Texas, United States
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53 Customer Reviews
Response time 1 hour
Member since February 2019
Captain Bryan Cantu is a San Antonio local and has been a fishing guide for 9 years. Some of his biggest catches include a 42” Redfish and a 40 lb Blue Catfish, which are some of the largest you will find in either Calaveras or Braunig Lake. His favorite part of the job is showing people the outdoors, sharing lasting experiences, and just having fun out on the open water!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Bass (Striped) Bass (Striped)
Catfish Catfish
Redfish Redfish

Boat Specs

Length
21 ft
Capacity
3 persons

Types of Fishing

Lake Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip Includes

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

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 7 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

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 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
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
PayPal

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Customer Reviews

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Appropriate for children
98%
Satisfied with the boat
96%
Catch intended fish
94%
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Shalanda L.
San Antonio, Texas
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VERIFIED   NEW  5 Hour Trip (AM) on May 31, 2021
I had the best Memorial Day out with my son. Captain Brian was a fantastic host and it was worth the money. I caught more red...
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Selma, TX
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Afternoon Trip with Captain Bryan

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip (PM) on March 11, 2021
We had a blast out on the lake! Despite there being some heavier winds, Captain Bryan was able to get us on some big schools...
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VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip (AM) on May 20, 2021
Captain Bryan was great and personable! Was on time and ready and waiting for us. Took us out and didn’t take long to get...
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San Antonio, TX
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Awesome Day At The Lake

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip (AM) on August 21, 2020
Great day at the lake. Bryan was very hospitable and knowledgeable. Which was great because myself nor my son had ever been...
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Devan A.
San Antonio, Texas
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February fishing trip

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip (AM) on February 27, 2021
This trip was great. It was a bit cold and windy but Bryan still managed to help us catch plenty of fish and was fun to talk...
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FAQs about Off The Hook Fishing Trips

Off The Hook Fishing Trips offers the following trips to customers:
  • $250 per group, additional $50 per person after 4 guests - 5 Hour Trip (AM) (5 hours)
  • $250 per group, additional $50 per person after 4 guests - 5 Hour Trip (PM) (5 hours)

When you book a trip with Off The Hook Fishing Trips, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well (Included in the price.)
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Off The Hook Fishing Trips include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle (Penn)
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting

Off The Hook Fishing Trips offers the following type of fishing:
  • Lake Fishing (Calaveras and Braunig Lake)

Off The Hook Fishing Trips offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling

Top targeted fish species with Off The Hook Fishing Trips include:
  • Bass (Striped)
  • Catfish
  • Redfish