Fin Tastic Coastal Charters Inc.

Fisher St. (hwy.60 South)
Matagorda TX, United States

Fin Tastic Coastal Charters Inc. invites you on a fishing adventure in the shallow waters of Matagorda, Texas. The charter is operated by Captain Stan Sloan who has been fishing for over 30 years and guiding professionally since 2006.

Captain Sloan has participated in and won countless fishing tournaments including the Halls Bayou Classic where he had won 1st place in 1998, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2007, and 2014. His other notable achievements include the 2014 Guides Cup 1st Place Heavy Trout and 2016 JH Boat Owners Tournament 1st Place Heavy Flounder.

Captain Sloan can take you fishing for Redfish, Trout, Flounder, and Black Drum when they are in season. He knows exactly where to go, and how to cook them, and he’ll teach you the same! You will fish the East and West Matagorda Bays in Texas.

You will fish aboard a 24-foot Tran Sport Cat 240 SVT Boats center console originally built in 2015. The boat is powered by a 250 HP Suzuki engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots. It is fast and steady on the water and will get you to the productive areas with ease.

Fin Tastic Coastal Charters Inc. will provide you with the necessary fishing gear, lures, and cleaning and filleting of the catch. You can purchase live baits at an extra cost, and you can even request a lunch, snack, or drinks to be available at an extra cost, too.

Fin Tastic Coastal Charters Inc. invites you on a fishing adventure in the shallow waters of Matagorda, Texas. The charter is operated by Captain Stan Sloan who has been fishing for over 30 years and guiding professionally since 2006.

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Boat Specs

Tran Sport Cat 240 SVTBoats (Center console) originally built in 2015. Powered by a 250HP Suzuki engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots.

Length
24 ft
Capacity
4 persons
Types of Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Matagorda Bay, Middle Texas Coast
Reef Fishing
Flats Fishing
Wade, drift, or anchor on flats
Backcountry Fishing
Drift or anchor in back lakes for Redfish
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Spinning
Gloomis Spinning rods, Shimano Stradic 3000 Reels
Popping
7'medium light rods extra fast tip
Drift Fishing
Drift reefs and scattered shell
Targeted Species
 
Black Drum
 
Flounder

 
Redfish
 
Speckled Trout
Amenities
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Lowrance
Life Jackets
Commercial Duty
Fishfinder
Lowrance
Fly Fishing Equipment
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Mainly for live shrimp
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
GPS
Lowrance
Life Jackets
Commercial Duty
Fishfinder
Lowrance
Live Bait Well
Mainly for live shrimp
Ice Box
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Rods Not Furnished For Wade Fishing
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License Included
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
Deposit non-refundable
Deposit non-refundable under normal circumstances. In case of unsafe weather conditions, you can choose a different trip date or cancel with a full deposit refund.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.

Other Policies  
Child Friendly
 
You Keep Catch
 
Catch and Release Allowed
Encouraged For Trout Over 25"
Payment

20% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker to guarantee your reservation. 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, Checks, Bank Transfer, American Express, PayPal.

About the Captain

Stan Sloan
Matagorda, Texas, United States
Member since March 2017
Welcome to "Fin Tastic Coastal Charters", and Texas Saltwater fishing with Capt. Stan Sloan, a U.S. Coast Guard licensed captain and fishing guide. Capt. Stan has been featured in Saltwater Sportsman Magazine, Texas Outdoors Journal, Gulf Coast Fisherman, and has appeared on fishing shows on The Outdoors Channel. With more than 35 years of fishing experience on the Texas Coastal bay system, Capt. Stan has the knowledge of the Matagorda Bay Complex to insure that you have a successful, exciting fishing trip on the waters of East or West Matagorda Bays. Ca
Response time: 3 hours
Response rate: 100%

Customer Reviews

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Stan is an awesome guide and a great person. My wife and friends had such a great time a would recommend him to anybody.
Thank you Stan!!

Fished July 8, 2017
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Fishing Reports

Drifting Matagorda Bay

August 12, 2017

Tough time catching today, but the ones we did catch were bruisers! 8/12/2017 www.fishfcc.com Read Full Report →


Afternoon drift fishing trip in Matagord

August 09, 2017

Had a great time fishing this afternoon with Jeff Lowe and family! Caught and released a lot of fish and kept secret me for dinner. Read Full Report →