Jawjackers Charters - 22’

Jawjackers Charters runs half and full day trip inshore and nearshore fishing for table and game fish out of Port Aransas, TX. The Aransas Bay is famous for its awesome inshore fishing, with huge Reds and Silver Kings lurking in its murky shallows, and the area also enjoys easy access to the nearshore reefs nearby.

The vessel you will be fishing aboard is a 22 ft Carolina center console with room aboard for up to 5 guests. The vessel is perfect for navigating the shallow bays and flats, while still being stable enough to head further out when the weather is good. She comes equipped with GPS, fishfinder, a livewell full of fresh live bait, and everything you will need for the perfect day of fishing.

Jawjackers Charters specializing in inshore and nearshore fishing, and provides a wide range of equipment to make the most out of your time on the water. Choose between trolling, bottom fishing, spinning, popping, jigging, and fly fishing for a wide range of species. While this vessel is mainly set up for bay trips, fishing for big Bull Reds, Cobia, and Trout, weather permitting you can also try your luck heading further out to fish for Sheepshead, Snapper, Kingfish and more!

All trips come with bait and tackle, and the captain can clean and fillet your catch after the trip (an additional fee applies for this service).



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip - Hunting Combo
      FREE Cancelation 14 days notice
    8 hour trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 9 Dec - 28 Jan
    $750
    up to 3 persons
    + $75
    each additional person
    This trip involves a half day of hunting, followed by a half day of fishing. If you're a fan of both fishing and duck hunting, this is the trip for you. The captain provides rods, reels, and tackle, but hunting rifles and ammo are not included. The departure point for this trip can vary because the day starts with hunting.
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Snapper Trip
      FREE Cancelation 14 days notice
    5 hour trip, starts at 11:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 1 Jun - 1 Aug
    $690
    up to 3 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
      FREE Cancelation 14 days notice
    8 hour trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    $675
    up to 2 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    A full 8 hours out on the water gives you the possible chance of landing some awesome fish! Target species include Snapper, Sheepshead, Cobia, Kingfish, Tarpon, Redfish and more!
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip - Winter (AM)
      FREE Cancelation 14 days notice
    8 hour trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    Seasonal trip available 1 Nov - 1 Mar
    $615
    up to 3 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    A full 8 hours out on the water gives you the possible chance of landing some awesome fish! Target species include Snapper, Sheepshead, Cobia, Kingfish, Tarpon, Redfish and more!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
      FREE Cancelation 14 days notice
    4 hour trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    $375
    up to 2 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    A 4 hour trip targeting a range of species inshore and nearshore (weather permitting) . This shorter trip is perfect for families and children!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
      FREE Cancelation 14 days notice
    4 hour trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $375
    up to 2 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    A 4 hour trip targeting a range of species inshore and nearshore (weather permitting) . This shorter trip is perfect for families and children!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip - Winter (PM)
      FREE Cancelation 14 days notice
    4 hour trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    Seasonal trip available 1 Nov - 1 Mar
    $325
    up to 2 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    A 4 hour trip targeting a range of species inshore and nearshore (weather permitting) . This shorter trip is perfect for families and children!
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip - Winter Special
      FREE Cancelation 14 days notice
    4 hour trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    Seasonal trip available 1 Nov - 1 Mar
    $325
    up to 2 persons
    + $50
    each additional person
    A 4 hour trip targeting a range of species inshore and nearshore (weather permitting) . This shorter trip is perfect for families and children!
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Black Drum Black Drum
Cobia Cobia
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Redfish Redfish
Sheepshead Sheepshead
Snapper (Mangrove) Snapper (Mangrove)
Snapper (Red) Snapper (Red)
Speckled Trout Speckled Trout
Tarpon Tarpon

Boat Specs

Carolina (Center console) originally built in 2010. Powered by a 115HP Suzuki engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots.

Length
22 ft
Capacity
5 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Flats Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Fly Fishing
Drift Fishing

Amenities

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

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait

Policies

FREE Cancelation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 14 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 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
No Alcohol
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
American Express
Checks

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 0.5% fee.

About the Captain

Joshua Trejo
Port Aransas, Texas, United States
Member since December 2016
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Captain Joshua Trejo has been fishing the Texas gulf since he was 13. He has crewed and captained boats for many years, mostly offshore but also in the area's bays. Captain Joshua loves to catch big pelagics such as Tuna Wahoo and Mahi Mahi, as well as Sharks .
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.88
out of 5 stars from 25 reviews
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Half Day
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96%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
96%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
73%
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David J.
Odessa, TX
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6am Fishing trip With CaptIn Joshua

VERIFIED   NEW  July 2, 2019
Its amazing to know that its not cool that early and you dont even have a chance for nausea to settle in with two 6 year olds.....
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Kerry E.
San Antonio, TX
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Half day with captain Joshua

VERIFIED   August 18, 2018
This was the first time doing a private fishing trip.  A million times better than the deep sea trips.  My wife and...
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Austin, TX
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VERIFIED   March 19, 2019
My 6 year old son and I went out with Capt. Josh this morning for a half day. He got us on top of our bag limits of Sheepshead...
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The best Captain on the Texas Coast

VERIFIED   June 9, 2019
Captain Josh took out 3 new high school graduates from Nebraska who had never been fishing inshore before and showed them the...
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Molly H.
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Amazing half day fishing trip!

VERIFIED   June 8, 2019
This trip was amazing! Me and my boyfriend went for our two year anniversary and had the best time! We caught a great amount...
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