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Sweetwater Guide Services

Experience the Louisiana fishing scene with Sweetwater Guide Services! Join Captain Jack on an inshore adventure, available year round. He specializes in inshore light tackle trips, which are all inclusive. Anglers of all skill levels and ages are welcome to join. If you’ve always wondered how it feels like to reel in a big one, now it’s time to find out.

You’ll be fishing on a 26’ Kenner that accommodates up to 4 guests. This bay boat was refurbished in 2019 and she features a 300 HP Suzuki engine. Reaching the maximum speed of 50 knots, this boat will get you to your fishing spot in no time. With navigational and safety gear at hand, you’ll enjoy a safe and comfortable ride at all times.

Captain Jack is a real pro when it comes to catching Redfish and Speckled Trout. But that’s not all that can end up in your bucket. You can also go after Sheepshead, Black Drum, and Striped Bass. Whether you’re drift fishing, trolling, spinning, or jigging, you’ll have a blast on the water. With a full day trip, there’s more than enough time to try out different techniques and target various species.

All fishing equipment, such as rods, reels, tackle, and bait are included in the price. The captain will also clean your catch free of charge. You only need to pack your snacks, drinks, and sun protection for the day. Most importantly, don’t forget to bring your fishing licenses.

Join Sweetwater Guide Services and experience how sweet can fishing really be.

About the Captain

Jack Payne
St. Bernard, Louisiana, United States
Response time 24 hours
Member since February 2021
Captain Jack has been running charters, since 1996. He targets mainly speckled trout and redfish, however you will catch a mix of fish. He welcomes anglers of all skill levels.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Bass (Striped) Striped Bass
Black Drum Black Drum
Redfish Redfish
Sheepshead Sheepshead

Speckled Trout Speckled Trout

Boat Specs

Kenner (Bay boat) originally built in 2000, and restored in 2019. Powered by a 300HP Suzuki engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 50 knots.

26 ft
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Drift Fishing



Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Catch cleaning & filleting

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 14 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 14 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


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:

American Express
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 4% charge will apply.

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FAQs about Sweetwater Guide Services

Sweetwater Guide Services offers the following trip to customers:
  • $750 per group - 8 Hour Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Sweetwater Guide Services, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder

Trips booked with Sweetwater Guide Services include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting

Sweetwater Guide Services offers the following type of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing

Sweetwater Guide Services offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Drift Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Sweetwater Guide Services include:
  • Bass (Striped)
  • Black Drum
  • Redfish
  • Sheepshead
  • Speckled Trout