Speck Ops Charters

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211 West Swordfish Street
South Padre Island TX, United State…

Speck Ops Charters launch out of Jim’s Pier on beautiful South Padre Island, Texas. They offer fishing trips on the surrounding inshore, flats and backcountry waters, and are equipped with the latest gear and tackle to take on anything you may come across in the Lower Laguna Madre.

Step aboard their brand new 2017 Shallow Sport 20 ft Classic boat, which is rigged perfectly for fishing on these gorgeous waters. It is powered by a powered by a Yamaha 175hp SHO motor that can reach speeds of up to 35 knots, ensuring you get to the action fast. The boat is wide, providing plenty of space for up to four anglers, and comes fitted with a tall poling platform that is perfect for sight fishing, as well as a great casting platform on the front deck. It also comes equipped with GPS, live bait tank, and ice box to keep your catch fresh and your drinks ice cold.

Speck Ops Charters cater to the level of the customer and are always ready to teach new techniques to clients that want to try something different. Their half and full day trips will have you fishing with Shrimp under corks, croaker rigs, and artificials, as you target Redfish, Snook, Spotted Seatrout, Flounder and more. Trips include rods, reels and terminal tackle, lures, water, as well as cleaning and filleting of your catch. They also offer 3-hour nature trips for those wishing to explore the habitats of this fascinating area.

Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
      FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 600
    up to 2 persons
    + US$ 75
    each additional person
    Full day on the water going after anything we can find.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
    In demand!
      FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    5 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 375
    up to 2 persons
    + US$ 75
    each additional person
    Quick half day trip usually starting out for Trout and then looking for Redfish.
There are 6 people looking at this charter.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Black Drum

Shark (Blacktip)
Shark (Bull)
Shark (Lemon)

Spotted Seatrout

Boat Specs

Shallow Sport (Flats boat) originally built in 2017. Powered by a 175HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 35 knots.

20 ft
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Drift Fishing


Life Jackets
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
Life Jackets
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Catch cleaning & filleting


FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 1 day before the trip date.
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
Disabled Accessible


Book with 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
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, there is a 2% fee.

About the Captain

Jason Wisdom
South Padre Island, Texas, United States
Member since July 2016
I have been fishing the Lower Laguna Madre for about 25 years. Fishing is in my blood.
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

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Customer Reviews

4.82 out of 5 stars from 15 reviews

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Quick limit and spent afternoon drifting for reds. Overall excellent experience. No BS involved.

Fished June 8, 2018
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Enjoyed nice weather. Caught our limit of trout. Captain Jason was very skillful and made the trip very easy and enjoyable.

Fished May 27, 2018
Jason Wisdom (The Captain)
Replied to this review on May 29, 2018

Great day, had a blast with you to. See ya next time

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Great fishing day.

Fished May 26, 2018
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