Brooks Fishing Guide is a family-friendly company, which is located in Fulton, Texas. Captain Robert Brooks has over 45 years of experience in catching fish. The charter is a unique combination of some fun angling and an exciting adventure. A day out with Capt. Robert is a memorable experience that can fit any angler’s needs.

Enjoy your trip with Captain Robert aboard his newly uphauled 22’ boat, which comes powered by a 200 HP Suzuki engine for a dry ride. The vessel has a maximum cruising speed of 58 knots and its spacious deck can comfortably accommodate up to 5 guests. It is equipped with a live bait tank, an anchoring system to ensure the boat stays rooted, an icebox, and navigational electronics.

Your fishing trip with Capt. Robert will see you fishing the waters out of Rockport. The captain specializes in catching Spotted Seatrout, Redfish, Ladyfish, Flounder, Black Drum, and Sheepshead.

You will get a chance to use a variety of techniques, including bottom fishing, spinning, popping, jigging, drift fishing, and fly fishing. Depending on the conditions and your personal preferences, you will get a chance to fish inshore and nearshore, as well as the reefs, wrecks, flats, and backcountry.

Capt. Robert will provide you with rods, reels, and tackle, as well as lures and live bait. Once caught, your fish can be cleaned and filleted for you by the captain to take back home and fill the freezer.

Explore the beautiful waters of Texas with Brooks Fishing Guide and have the time of your life!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip (6–8 Hours)
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Oct 1 - Jun 30
    $475
    On this trip, which can last between 6 and 8 hours, you will be fishing for Flounder, Speckled Trout, Sheepshead, and many other species. The captain will provide you with all the gear and tackle you will need.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $400
    On this half day trip, you will be fishing for Flounder, Sheepshead, Speckled Trout, and many other species. The captain will provide you with all the gear and tackle you will need.
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About the Captain

Robert Brooks
Rockport, Texas, United States
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59 Customer Reviews
Response time 2 hours
Member since January 2017
Captain Robert Brooks is an avid angler and a real threat to the fish. His passion for fishing began when he was a young boy, Robert grew up fishing. His teacher was a professional guide, from whom Robert learned a lot about the best techniques and the local ecosystem. Every trip with the Captain is a fun experience for anyone, be it a novice or a record-seeker.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Black Drum Black Drum
Flounder Flounder
Ladyfish Ladyfish
Redfish Redfish

Shark (Blacktip) Shark (Blacktip)
Sheepshead Sheepshead
Spotted Seatrout Spotted Seatrout

Boat Specs

TransCat (Saltwater fishing) originally built in 2015, and restored in 2017. Powered by a 200HP Suzuki engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 58 knots.

Length
22 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Fly Fishing
Drift Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip Includes

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

Cancellation Policy

Deposit non-refundable

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

Listing Policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% 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
Checks

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 5% fee.

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Customer Reviews

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Angler Rating
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Friendly captain
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Appropriate for children
89%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
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4 hour am trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on June 5, 2021
Good communication ahead of time in trying to work with us on weather. Turned out that weather was not an issue, and Cpt. Brooks...
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Day trip

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip (6–8 Hours) on April 30, 2021
Caught few red fish, trout and black drum overall had a great trip and captain kept us on the fish. would take this trip again
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VERIFIED   Full Day Trip (6–8 Hours) on May 15, 2021
Great experience can’t wait to go back very skilled and knowledgeable captain.
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The captain canceled

VERIFIED   June 19, 2021
The charter operation canceled 13 days after the trip date.
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Fishing with Robert

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip (6–8 Hours) on May 8, 2021
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FAQs about Brooks Fishing Guide

Brooks Fishing Guide offers the following trips to customers:
  • $400 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - Half Day Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • $475 per group, additional $100 per person after 2 guests - Full Day Trip (6–8 Hours) (6 hours)

When you book a trip with Brooks Fishing Guide, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Brooks Fishing Guide include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting

Brooks Fishing Guide offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing
  • Flats Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

Brooks Fishing Guide offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Fly Fishing
  • Drift Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Brooks Fishing Guide include:
  • Black Drum
  • Flounder
  • Ladyfish
  • Redfish
  • Shark (Blacktip)
  • Sheepshead
  • Spotted Seatrout