Reel Action Charter Services

Reel Action Charter Services provides professional fishing charter experiences in Port Mansfield, Texas. Offering half day, full day, and evening trips, they give you the chance to experience Texas fishing with a guide who has been angling in the beautiful Lower Laguna Madre for over 20 years.

Your trip will be spent aboard Captain Augustin Perez’s stable 25 ft Dargel Kat flats boat, which provides a comfortable ride for up to four anglers plus the captain. Powered by a 250 HP Suzuki engine, the boat can reach speeds of up to 55 knots, getting you between the best fishing spots fast.

While Captain Augustin specializes in fishing with light tackle and artificial baits, he is happy to provide live bait for you if you prefer, and his boat’s live bait tank will keep it fresh throughout your trip. Reel Action Charter Services focus on catching all three species the Laguna Madre is famous for: Redfish, Speckled Trout, and Flounder. Trips are flexible and, above all, are designed for you to have your perfect, personalized Texas fishing trip.

All bait, tackle, and bottled water is included in the price of the trip. Just turn up with a valid Texas saltwater fishing license and any snacks and drinks you might like to have during the day and get ready for a fun day fishing in the Laguna Madre.

If you prefer, you can also meet Capt. Augustin in Arroyo City or South Padre Island, TX and fish from there. Please, send him a message prior to the trip. After that, the adventure can begin!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Snapper Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $800
    price breakdown
    $800
    Snapper fishing in State waters up to 4 anglers
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    $550
    price breakdown
    $550
    The trip for the dedicated fisherman: spend as long on the bay as you like and hunt for a trophy catch. All tackle, bait and bottled water included. Catch is cleaned and filleted by Captain
  • Private trip
    Evening Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 3:00 PM
    $375
    price breakdown
    $375
    Catch the evening bite and avoid the heat of the sun on this popular evening trip. This is your chance to catch a big Redfish or Trout! All tackle, bait and bottled water included. Catch is cleaned and filleted by Captain
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    $375
    price breakdown
    $375
    Half a day fishing the bay for species such as Redfish and Trout. All tackle, bait and bottled water included. Catch is cleaned and filleted by the Captain
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About the Captain

Augustin Perez
Port Mansfield, Texas, United States
ID & License verified
19 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since September 2016
I have been fishing the Lower Laguna Madre form Port Mansfield to South Padre Island since my youth. After 15 years of working in the corporate wold I decided to focus on my dream. I have been a full time guide since 2015 and am enjoying every minute.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Flounder Flounder
Redfish Redfish
Spotted Seatrout Spotted Seatrout

Boat Specs

Dargel (Flats boat) originally built in 2020. Powered by a 250HP Suzuki engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 55 knots.

Length
25 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Flats Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Drift Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Drinks

Cancellation Policy

Deposit non-refundable

If it is unsafe to travel, you may still cancel free of charge or change the dates of your booking.

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
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

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:
Cash
Visa
Mastercard
PayPal

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.84
out of 5 stars from 18 reviews
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Experience
Fishing with Augustin
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
94%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
94%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
88%
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John R.
Rochester, Minnesota
 5.00
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VERIFIED   NEW  August 27, 2020
I fish a lot back home in Minnesota and know there are slow days on the water and we found ourselves out on the Laguna Madre...
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Mark S.
Sealy, TX
 5.00
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VERIFIED   July 24, 2020
What a great trip! We had limits of trout in two hours! Captain Augustin was friendly, courteous, informative and (most importantly)...
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Michael P.
McAllen, TX
 5.00
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VERIFIED   May 25, 2020
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Glen E.
Spring, TX
 4.33
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VERIFIED   August 7, 2020
we had an all day trip.
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John T.
Hargill, Texas
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VERIFIED   June 27, 2017
I brought some guests down for their first bay charter and I believe I could not have picked a better captain than Augustine...
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