Skinny Water Cowboys

120 Cove Harbor North
Rockport TX, United States

Skinny Water Cowboys specializes in bay fishing for Redfish out of Rockport, Texas. It is hard to find a more productive place in the world than those bay systems. If you are heading to the Middle Coast for some fine angling, Skinny Water Cowboys is the best choice.

Enjoy your fishing trip with Skinny Water Cowboys aboard a 21-ft Kenner flats boat, which comes powered by a 150 HP Yamaha engine. Originally built in 1989, the vessel was restored in 2010 and is equipped with navigational electronics, such as a GPS, a VHF radio, and a fish finder. There is also a live bait tank to sustain a large quantity of fish and an ice-box to make sure your catch stays fresh during the day. The boat can comfortably take up to five anglers.

Skinny Water Cowboys welcomes any angler on board, no matter the age and expertise. Regardless of whether you are planning your first ever fishing trip or you are already a professional fisherman – with Skinny Water Cowboys, you will find what you are looking for.

A trip with Skinny Water Cowboys comes inclusive with all the necessary equipment to make a great catch possible. You will be provided with rods, reels, and tackle, as well as lures and live bait. If you decide to keep the catch, the Captain will clean and fillet it for you at the end of the trip for a ride home, where you could try it for dinner later or just fill the freezer.

Book your next trip with Skinny Water Cowboys and have a great day on the water!

Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip
      FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    6 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 600
    up to 4 persons
    On this trip, you will target the Captain's speciality - Redfish, cruising out of Rockport. All gear and tackle will be provided and bait may be extra depending on the season. This package is ideal for a group of friends or a family!

About this listing

Targeted Species


Boat Specs

Kenner (Flats boat) originally built in 1989, and restored in 2010. Powered by a 150HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 35 knots.

21 ft
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Flats Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Drift Fishing


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

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Catch cleaning & filleting


FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 1 day before the trip date.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed


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:
Bank Transfer

About the Captain

Mike Socha
Rockport, Texas, United States
Member since February 2017
Captain Mike Socha is an avid and enthusiastic angler. Mike specializes in catching Redfish and knows all the hot spots where the fish are hiding. He enjoys taking his guests out and sharing his vast knowledge. Captain Mike surrounds himself with opportunities to get out on the water. A day out with him is always an exciting and eventful experience!
Response time: 7 hours
Response rate: 100%

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