Keeping Up With The Jones is located in Rockport, Texas and offers inshore, nearshore, and flats fishing trips. Captain Brody Jones is an experienced angler fully dedicated to make your fishing experience the best possible one.

The captain’s restored 22’ Mowdy center console is powered by a 150 HP Suzuki engine, and is equipped with GPS, fishfinder, and VHF radio systems. It can sit up to 4 persons and features a wireless trolling motor and an ice-box. It is also equipped with a livewell.

Keeping Up With The Jones specializes in spinning, jigging, popping, and fly fishing, and uses light tackle. You’ll mainly be fishing for Alligator Gar, Black Drums, Redfish, Flounder, Speckled Trout, and Sheepshead. You and the captain will each keep your catch. If you wish, you can also release it back into the water. Make this an excellent family trip by bringing your kids with you.

All rods, reels, and terminal tackle are included in the price, as well as lures and live bait. At the end of the trip, the crew will clean and fillet your catch for you to take home. You should only pack some food and drinks in case you need refreshment, and be sure to bring your fishing licenses.

Keeping Up With The Jones works hard to make your trip memorable. Book a trip today and have a great time on the water.



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  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:45 AM
    US $725
    This 6-hour private charter trip will see you target top local inshore fish, including Flounder, Trout, Redfish, Black Drum, and more. Join in and create some lifelong memories.
  • Private trip
    6 hr Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 2:30 PM
    US $725
    On this 5- 6-hour trip, you'll be targeting excellent local inshore species, including Black Drum, Trout, Flounder, Redfish, and more. Join Captain Brody on a wonderful sea adventure.
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Customer reviews

Rating summary
Excellent
4.7 / 5
out of 5 stars from 36 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.6 / 5
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Appropriate for children
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Satisfied with the boat
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REV R.
El Paso, TX
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Big bad Drum

VERIFIED   6 hr Trip (PM) on May 24, 2022
So we got so many trout, my buddy was just pulling them out. Then we went to red fish, I pulled “The Big Bad Drum”, ot...
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Jeremy V.
Lakehills, TX
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Half Day with Captain Brody

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip (AM) on May 30, 2023
Captain Brody was amazing! He was patient and made sure we had an excellent experience! So many great memories were made. I...
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Curt L.
San Antonio, TX
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Half day with Captain Brody

VERIFIED   6 hr Trip (PM) on April 26, 2021
This was a birthday trip for Grandfather and his granddaughter. jocelyn loves to fish but really wanted a bigger experience...
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Laray T.
Niederwald, TX
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April fishing trip

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip (AM) on April 15, 2021
We had a fantastic fishing trip. Dispite the 20+mph winds. Capt. Brody’ was able to manuvor around the bay easily and fairly...
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David S.
Leander, TX
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June fishing trip

VERIFIED   6 hr Trip (PM) on June 9, 2022
Had a great afternoon with Capt Brody. Got us right on the fish. Would highly recommend Capt Brody. Will be back for a blast...
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FAQs about Keeping Up With The Jones

Keeping Up With The Jones offers the following trips to customers:
  • US $725 per group, additional US $100 per person after 2 guests - 6 Hour Trip (AM) (6 hours)
  • US $725 per group, additional US $100 per person after 2 guests - 6 hr Trip (PM) (5 hours)

When you book a trip with Keeping Up With The Jones, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Keeping Up With The Jones include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting

Keeping Up With The Jones offers the following types of fishing:
  • River Fishing
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Flats Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

Keeping Up With The Jones offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Fly Fishing
  • Drift Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Keeping Up With The Jones include:
  • Alligator Gar
  • Black Drum
  • Catfish
  • Flounder
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Pompano
  • Redfish
  • Shark (Blacktip)
  • Sheepshead
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Spanish Mackerel
  • Speckled Trout

Meet the Captain

Brody Jones
Rockport, Texas, United States
39 Customer reviews
Member since July 2020
Captain Brody runs a charter in Rockport, Texas and he invites you to join him on exciting trips and have great time on the water.

About this listing

Targeted species

Alligator Gar Alligator Gar
Black Drum Black Drum
Catfish Catfish
Flounder Flounder

Boat specs

Mowdy (Center console) originally built in 1989, and restored in 2017. Powered by a 150HP Suzuki engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 42 knots.

Length
22 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of fishing

River Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Fly Fishing
Drift Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box

Trip includes

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

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 3 days before the trip date, free of charge. If you cancel or modify your booking later, or fail to show up, you'll forfeit 100% of what you've paid.

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 20% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% 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
PayPal
Checks

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