Ryan Bailey Guide Service

(24) In demand!

Ryan Bailey Guide Service is based in Corpus Christi, Texas. Captain Ryan is an experienced angler and is also a great teacher. It does not matter whether you are a beginner, an occasional angler or a pro – Captain Ryan will always make sure you have a memorable day out on the water. He will share his knowledge and will take you to where the fish are biting best!

You will be fishing aboard a brand-new 22-foot center console boat, powered by a 225 Mercury engine. The vessel is equipped with a live bait tank and a GPS to aid your search for the fish. It can comfortably accommodate up to four anglers.

Ryan Bailey Guide Service invites you to spend a day out on the beautiful waters of Corpus Christi. You will get a chance to target the Captain’s specialty – Redfish and Spotted Seatrout using light tackle.

The price of your trip will include your fishing equipment: rods, reels, tackle, and live bait. Once caught, your fish will be cleaned and filleted for you to take home. You can feel free to bring your own drinks and snacks on board.

Captain Ryan and his Ryan Bailey Guide Service is an ideal opportunity to get your hands full of fish, all in the company of a true professional. Look no further!


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  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    In demand!
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $450
    up to 2 persons
    + $100
    each additional person
    This trip will start early in the morning and will see you sailing the stunning waters of Corpus Christi together with Captain Ryan. Your targeted species will be Redfish and Spotted Seatrout.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Flounder
Redfish
Spotted Seatrout

Boat Specs

Haynie (Center console) originally built in 2016. Powered by a 225HP Mercury Pro XS engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots.

Length
22 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Flats Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Live Bait Well
GPS
Life Jackets
Live Bait Well

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Catch cleaning & filleting

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 7 days before the trip. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
You Keep Catch

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
American Express
Checks

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3% fee.

About the Captain

Ryan Bailey
Corpus Christi, Texas, United States
Member since January 2017
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Ryan Bailey Guide Service is run and operated by Captain Ryan. He is a passionate fisherman, who has grown an excellent reputation, as well as a vast knowledge and experience. Captain Ryan is U.S.C.G. and the State of Texas licensed and is a member of the Coastal Bends Guide Association and The National Association of Charter Boat Operators. There is nothing like spending a day outdoors and being on the water for him. Being described as “the hardest working guide on the Gulf Coast”, Ryan especially enjoys watching his clients smile when they catch their first fish!
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.69
out of 5 stars from 24 reviews
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
96%
Friendly captain
96%
Recommend this charter
92%
Appropriate for children
96%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
82%
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Elizabeth C.
New Braunfels, TX
 5.00
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Full Day Trip with Captain Ryan

VERIFIED   July 7, 2018
Just got back from our trip with Captain Ryan Bailey. We couldn’t be more pleased. Ryan met us bright and early so getting...
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Steven C.
Bastrop, TX
 5.00
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Ryan on a Rough Day

VERIFIED   March 30, 2018
Ryan did an outstanding job under less than ideal conditions. The wind was gusting and created less than what one would hope...
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Rod J.
Abilene, TX
 5.00
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Full day trip with Captain Ryan

VERIFIED   October 15, 2018
Spent time fishing with Ryan in Nueces Bay. The weather wasn’t ideal, but Ryan put us on the fish. Limited out on trout...
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James A.
Niederwald, TX
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January fishing trip

VERIFIED   NEW  January 26, 2019
January is not the best time to fish because it’s cold!!!  Despite the cold, we were catching lots of undersized fish...
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Calli D.
Stafford, Texas
 5.00
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VERIFIED   July 25, 2018
Captain Ryan did an amazing job ensuring my son had the best experience possible, he was kind, fun, and very knowledgeable. ...
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