South Texas Elite Outfitters

Enjoy a day of fishing on Falcon Lake with South Texas Elite Outfitters! Captain Arnold LaCount has been fishing these waters for over 30 years, and he knows all the best spots and honey holes. He’ll take you and your family on a trip you won’t forget, and you’ll go back home with some great catches and a smile on your face.

You’ll be fishing aboard his 25’ Kenner center console boat, powered by a 200 HP Mercury engine. It’s equipped with all the navigational electronics and a live bait tank to help you reel in some prized fish. The boat accommodates up to 8 people, so it’s perfect for a day out on the water with your friends and family.

Lake Falcon is a beautiful, fish-rich lake that will surely leave you breathless. You’ll be cruising the waters, feeling the wind in your hair, and reeling in some real trophies. There’s a variety of fish species that live here, and you’ll be targeting Largemouth Bass, White Bass, Gar, Catfish, and Crappie, all while enjoying stunning views.

All Capt. Arnold will provide you with all the equipment needed to get those monsters on board, including rods, reels, and tackle. He can provide you with live bait as well. Your catch will be cleaned and filleted at the end of the trip for a fee, so you can take it back home for a mouth-watering dinner with the family.

Feel free to bring your kids along for an adventure they’ll surely remember, as children of all ages are welcome. Feel free to bring snacks and food to stay refreshed for the day. Remember to buy a fishing license before coming aboard, which you can do online.

Join South Texas Elite Outfitters and visit Lake Falcon to create some amazing new fishing memories!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Family Fun
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $375
    This is one for the whole family! Spend the whole day on the waters of Falcon Lake and enjoy views of some amazing wildlife in the area. You'll be going after White Bass and Catfish while relaxing in the stunning nature of the lake. All the fishing gear will be ready for you on board, so just bring your license, and some food, and you're all set!
  • Private trip
    Catfish Slam
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $350
    On this trip, the crew can accommodate up to 6 anglers at a time. If you want to target Catfish, book this 6-hour trip on Lake Falcon, and land some trophy specimens. The captain will provide you with all the equipment, so just bring your license, and sail out into a new fishing adventure!
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Mixed Bass
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $300
    If you don't want to choose, you can book this trip to target White Bass first, before going after some monster Largemouth Bass on Lake Falcon. You'll have all the equipment ready for you, just bring your license, and come have some serious fun!
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – White Bass
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $300
    The crew can take out 8 people at a time and historically they catch limits! Hop aboard for a fishing adventure, spending 6 hours on the waters of Lake Falcon targeting White Bass. All the fishing gear will be provided, just bring your license and enjoy!

About the Charter Operator

South Texas Elite Outfitters
Zapata, Texas, United States
1 Fishing Report
ID & License verified
3 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since March 2020
I have been fishing Falcon Lake for 30 years now and I know it very well. Come with your family or friends and have a fun and safe trip!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Alligator Gar Alligator Gar
Bass (Largemouth) Largemouth Bass
Bass (White) White Bass
Catfish Catfish

Crappie Crappie

Boat Specs

Kenner (Center console) originally built in 2012. Powered by a 200HP Mercury engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots.

Length
25 ft
Capacity
8 persons

Types of Fishing

Lake Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Bowfishing

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 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 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
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

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
PayPal
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 5% charge will apply.

Customer Reviews

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Friendly captain
50%
Recommend this charter
33%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
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Excellent Fishing Trip

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip – Mixed Bass on July 4, 2020
We had a great time. Caught lots of fish and was a great trip. Thank you Arnold and Rob.
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The charter operator canceled 7 days prior to the trip date. This is an automated posting
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VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip – Family Fun on August 29, 2020
We scheduled an eight hour fishing trip with several people and triple digit weather and he only brought four bottles of water....
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FAQs about South Texas Elite Outfitters

South Texas Elite Outfitters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $300 per group, additional $75 per person after 2 guests - 6 Hour Trip – Mixed Bass (6 hours)
  • $300 per group, additional $75 per person after 2 guests - 6 Hour Trip – White Bass (6 hours)
  • $350 per group, additional $75 per person after 2 guests - Catfish Slam (6 hours)
  • $375 per group, additional $75 per person after 3 guests - 6 Hour Trip – Family Fun (6 hours)

When you book a trip with South Texas Elite Outfitters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well

Trips booked with South Texas Elite Outfitters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle (Abu Garcia, Lus, and more)
  • Live Bait (Sometimes)
  • Lures

South Texas Elite Outfitters offers the following type of fishing:
  • Lake Fishing

South Texas Elite Outfitters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Bowfishing

Top targeted fish species with South Texas Elite Outfitters include:
  • Alligator Gar
  • Bass (Largemouth)
  • Bass (White)
  • Catfish
  • Crappie