Come to Rockport, Texas and visit Captain John Wood fishing charters for a relaxing and fun fishing trip! Captain John Wood is a cordial and skilled angler who’ll see that you have a great time on the water and return home with a respectable catch. Join him on the inshore waters around Rockport and have a memorable fishing experience you’ll certainly wish to relive!

You’ll fish from a 24’ Haynie bay boat that can sit up to 4 anglers and runs on a 225 HP Mercury engine. It uses modern GPS technology as well as a radar for effective navigation and is equipped with a livewell to supply you with livebait.

The species you can target include Spotted Seatrout, Flounder, and Redfish. You and Captain John will try to catch them using light tackle and you’re free to keep all the fish you catch and take it home. If you wish to bring kids on your trip, feel free to do so. They always make the atmosphere on board more fun and they may easily love the marine world.

All the rods, reels, terminal tackle, live bait, and lures will be ready for you when you arrive, and the captain will also clean and fillet your catch if you want him to. What you should bring on your trip are only your fishing licenses and the food and drinks of your choice.

Come to Rockport and enjoy a lovely day fishing together with Captain John Wood!



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  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    $550
    Starting at 7:00 a.m., you and the captain will depart to enjoy 8 hours of inshore bay fishing with several prized species on the offer for catching. You are covered for all the fishing gear needed for the trip, so only bring your licenses, drinks, and food.
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About the Captain

John Wood
Rockport, Texas, United States
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27 Customer Reviews
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Member since May 2021
Join Captain John on the beautiful inshore waters around Rockport and create many lovely moments on the water!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Flounder Flounder
Redfish Redfish
Spotted Seatrout Spotted Seatrout

Boat Specs

Haynie (Bay boat) originally built in 2014. Powered by a 225HP Mercury engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 55 knots.

Length
24 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle

Amenities

GPS
Live Bait Well
GPS
Live Bait Well

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, 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
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 3% charge will apply.

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Customer Reviews

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Friendly captain
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Appropriate for children
95%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
80%
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Josh G.
Anderson, Texas
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Awesome Day with Capt. John

Full Day Trip on August 7, 2021
My son and I had a great trip with Capt. John on 8/7.  Capt. John was in contact before the trip to make sure we had all the...
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Tim T.
United States
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Half Day Trip

Full Day Trip on June 8, 2021
Went with Captain John fishing He was pretty knowledgeable about trout and where to find them Had a hard time...
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Cole C.
Taylor, TX
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Full day with captain Mike

VERIFIED   NEW  Full Day Trip on October 16, 2021
Captain Mike was great, the high winds really put a damper on our fishing but he made sure to do everything that he could to...
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Gregory S.
Round Rock, TX
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Full day in October

VERIFIED   NEW  Full Day Trip on October 9, 2021
Captain John did a great job for my wife and I. We had a great time catching several different species all day while loading...
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Roland C.
Katy, TX
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Bay fishing

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on September 4, 2021
Captain John was excellent, very professional, knowledgeable , friendly and easy to work with. Whatever we asked for he was...
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FAQs about Captain John Wood

Captain John Wood offers the following trip to customers:
  • $550 per group, additional $100 per person after 2 guests - Full Day Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Captain John Wood, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Live Bait Well

Trips booked with Captain John Wood include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting

Captain John Wood offers the following type of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing

Captain John Wood offers the following fishing technique:
  • Light Tackle

Top targeted fish species with Captain John Wood include:
  • Flounder
  • Redfish
  • Spotted Seatrout