Second To None Charters

Second To None Charters is located in Port O’Connor and offers to show you a memorable time in these waters.

Capt. Joshua will do his best to make sure you have a fun day full of fishing. This involves 4 to 8-hour trips, mainly fishing for Redfish, Black Drum, Spotted Seatrout, Sheepshead, King Mackerel, and Snapper, depending on the season and conditions on the day. On these trips, you can expect to use techniques such as light tackle, heavy tackle, bottom fishing, trolling, big game fishing, jigging, and spinning.

Your fishing adventure starts on a 21’ Yamaha 210 Fish Sport boat that can safely take up to 6 anglers. This boat comes with a toilet, an ice-box, and a wireless trolling motor.

All rods, reels, and terminal tackle are included in the price so you can focus on what really matters, fishing. Please make sure to buy a valid fishing license ahead of time. The crew will clean and fillet your catch for you to take home at the end of the trip. The boat will be supplied with snacks, drinks, and lunch for your pleasure, be sure to let the captain know if you have any questions or want to bring your own.

Book your trip now and hit the water with Second To None Charters.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Couples (MAX 2)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $550
    A full day fishing trip with snacks and drinks. Bring your own beer if you like, just keep in mind Captain Joshua can decide to terminate the trip without a refund if alcohol is overused. The trip lasts from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Private (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 3 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $550
    A half day private trip lasting 7:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Snacks and drinks are included, but breakfast and lunch are not provided. Beer is allowed in moderation. The captain reserves right to terminate the trip without a refund if any customer overuses alcohol.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Private (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 12:00 PM
    $550
    Enjoy 4 afternoon hours of fishing with your family or friends. The trip will include snacks and drinks. Lunch is not provided. Keep in mind that although beer drinking is allowed, Captain Joshua keeps the right to terminate the trip without a refund if alcohol is used excessively.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Private
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $850
    Enjoy 8 hours of fishing starting at 8:00 a.m. The trip price includes snacks and drinks. Feel free to bring your beer if you like. However, if alcohol is not used in moderation, Captain Joshua can decide to end your trip and make no refund.
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About the Captain

Joshua Estes
Port O'Connor, Texas, United States
ID & License verified
22 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since January 2022
Capt. Joshua along with another captain runs a fleet of 3 different boats. Two of them are inshore/nearshore boats with the capability of traveling short offshore distances. One boat has the longer offshore range capability weather permitting.

About this listing

Targeted species

Amberjack Amberjack
Black Drum Black Drum
Cobia Cobia
Jack Crevalle Jack Crevalle

Boat specs

Yamaha (Center console) originally built in 2019. Powered by 2 130HP Yamaha engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots.

Length
21 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Drift Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
20 dollar fee for any bull red cleaning.
Snacks
Chips, crackers and other snacks.
Drinks
Water / Gatorade and some soft drinks
First Mate
When required for certain trips

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
Up to the limit
Catch and Release Allowed
Release all non-slot fish

Payment

Pay online in full

Pay online in full through FishingBooker and avoid unnecessary hassle with carrying extra cash.

No additional fees.
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
PayPal
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 3% charge will apply.

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Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
5.0 / 5
out of 5 stars from 22 reviews
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (48)
Full 8hr fishing trip with Captain Joshua
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
81%
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JESUS G.
Creedmoor, TX
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Full 8hr fishing trip with Captain Joshua

VERIFIED   NEW  Full Day Trip – Couples (MAX 2) on August 13, 2022
First off, we are novices when it comes to fishing but Captain Joshua taught us the basics and made us feel like REAL fishermen! ...
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Alex L.
Austin, TX
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
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Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Full day of fishing

VERIFIED   NEW  Full Day Trip – Private on August 6, 2022
Captain Joshua was a great host and to hang out with. We booked an 8 hour trip and I’d say it was well worth it. He is very...
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Elijah F.
Tye, TX
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fishing with Joshua

VERIFIED   NEW  Full Day Trip – Shared on July 24, 2022
Me and my family had an amazing time with Capt Josh and Gilligan! So much so that they have secured us as guests for life!...
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Sterling G.
Arlington, TX
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half day trip with Captain Josh

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip – Private (AM) on August 7, 2022
The half day trip with Josh was great. He is firstly a nice guy and fun to be around. He is very knowledgeable and took us...
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Dennis S.
Seadrift, TX
Excellent
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Excellent
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Excellent
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Half Day Bay trip with Captain Joshua

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip – Private (AM) on July 23, 2022
Very good experience.  Joshua worked hard to put us on the fish using a variety of baits and tackle.  Managed to pull in...
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FAQs about Second To None Charters

Second To None Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $550 per group - Full Day Trip – Couples (MAX 2) (8 hours)
  • $550 per group - Half Day Trip – Private (AM) (4 hours)
  • $550 per group - Half Day Trip – Private (PM) (4 hours)
  • $850 per group - Full Day Trip – Private (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Second To None Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Multimedia System
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Second To None Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting (20 dollar fee for any bull red cleaning. )
  • Snacks (Chips, crackers and other snacks.)
  • Drinks (Water / Gatorade and some soft drinks)
  • First Mate (When required for certain trips)

Second To None Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing

Second To None Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Drift Fishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Second To None Charters include:
  • Amberjack
  • Black Drum
  • Cobia
  • Jack Crevalle
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Redfish
  • Sheepshead
  • Snapper (Red)
  • Spotted Seatrout
  • Tarpon
  • Tripletail
  • Wahoo