SPI Coastal Fishing Charters, LLC is a full-time, private fishing and eco-tour charter service located in beautiful South Padre Island, Texas. The charter service offers inshore, bay fishing year-round on the Lower Laguna Madre Bay. Operated and run by Captain David Garza, the charter service will meet the needs of any level of angler, whether new to fishing or experienced. Along with fishing, Captain David also offers family-oriented eco-tours that may include dolphin watching, sightseeing such as Space X, visiting a private beach, shelling, and a booze cruise. SPI Coastal Fishing Charters, LLC is USCG-certified and fully insured. Captain David’s top priority for you is providing an affordable and memorable experience on the bay. Join him and have a wonderful time on the waters of deep South Texas!
Your vessel for the day will be a 23’ Haynie Big Foot bay boat. It runs on a 225 HP Mercury engine, uses GPS and VHF radio navigation technology, and can sit up to 4 anglers. There’s an ice-box for storing your catch and a livewell for keeping live bait.
Fishing often includes drift fishing with artificial and live natural bait. Depending on the day, people’s preferences, and skill levels, other methods may be used in fishing. The species you can expect to catch include Redfish, Speckled Trout, Flounder, Sand Trout, Whiting, Sheepshead, Jack Crevalle, and King Mackerel (summer).
Captain David takes care of all the fishing tackle, bait, and drinks. If you choose to keep your catch, he can clean and fillet it for you at no extra cost. Just bring your licenses, sunscreen, snacks, and drinks before you start the trip.
SPI Coastal Fishing Charters, LLC and Captain David are waiting for you!
You Keep Catch
Catch cleaning & filleting
Rods, reels & tackle
Food (Lunch & Snacks)
About the Captain
About this listing
Haynie (Bay boat) originally built in 2008. Powered by a 225HP Mercury engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 35 knots.
Types of fishing
If it is unsafe to travel, you may still cancel free of charge or change the date(s) of your booking.
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 30% 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:
South Padre Island Fishing Calendar
FAQs about SPI Coastal Fishing Charters, LLC
- $475 per group, additional $75 per person after 2 guests - 5 Hour Trip (AM) (5 hours)
- $700 per group, additional $75 per person after 2 guests - Full Day Trip (8 hours)
- Live Bait Well
- Ice Box
- Rods, reels & tackle
- Live Bait
- Catch cleaning & filleting
- Inshore Fishing
- Nearshore Fishing
- Flats Fishing
- Light Tackle
- Bottom Fishing
- Drift Fishing
- Jack Crevalle
- King Mackerel (Kingfish)
- Speckled Trout