Overkill Guide Service

Overkill Guide Service is based in Galveston, Texas. Many anglers all around the country travel to Texas with dreams of the Galveston Bay in mind. Captain Ryan, the owner and operator Overkill Guide Service, knows plenty of recreation hotspots. Join him aboard his fishing machine, and you will get the waters all to yourself!

Enjoy your fishing trip with Overkill Guide Service aboard a 24’ JH Performance center console, which comes powered by a reliable 200 HP Suzuki engine. It has a maximum cruising speed of 50 knots so you will get to the fishing grounds safe and fast. The boat provides comfortable fishing space for up to four anglers and is equipped with navigational electronics, including all Garmin GPS and a fish finder. A wireless trolling motor is fitted to provide a quiet ride.

A day out with Overkill Guide Service will see you fishing the waters in and around the Galveston’s West Bay complex. Captain Ryan, who was been fishing his entire life, knows all the hottest spots where the fish are biting. The Captain is very familiar with the methods that work best for the local waters, such as trolling, jigging, drift fishing, light tackle, popping, bottom fishing, and spinning.

Overkill Guide Service specializes in catching Redfish, tasty Flounder, and Speckled Trout.

A fishing trip with Captain Ryan Dunkerley and Overkill Guide Service comes inclusive with all the necessary equipment you need to put your catch together. You will be provided with rods, reels, tackle, and lures. Live bait can be purchased at an additional cost. If you decide to keep the catch, it will be cleaned and filleted for you at the end of the trip for a ride home, where you could have it later for dinner.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $650
    up to 3 persons
    + $100
    each additional person
    If you want to dedicate your day to fishing, this package is ideal. You will be targeting Redfish, Flounder, and Speckled Trout. The Captain will provide all the necessary gear, tackle, and cleaning and packing service for whatever you want to keep.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $550
    up to 3 persons
    + $100
    each additional person
    This package is ideal for any fishing enthusiast, as well as a family fun experience. You will be fishing the waters of the Galveston's West Bay complex. You will target the Captain's specialty - Redfish, Speckled Trout, and Flounder.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip PM
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 hour trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    $550
    up to 3 persons
    + $100
    each additional person
    This package is ideal for any fishing enthusiast, as well as a family fun experience. You will be fishing the waters of the Galveston's West Bay complex. You will target the Captain's specialty - Redfish, Speckled Trout, and Flounder.
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About the Captain

Ryan Dunkerley
Galveston, Texas, United States
Angler's Choice
8 Reports
ID & License verified
18 Customer Reviews
Response time 2 hours
Member since March 2017
Capain Ryan Dunkerley's motto is "it's more than just a fishing trip, it's an adventure". Ryan is a U.S.C.G. and TPWD licensed Captain, who grew up fishing. He specializes in catching Redfish, Flounder, and Speckled Trout. Captain Ryan's favorite fishing techniques range depending on the situation and what is biting. He uses everything from popping corks, free lines, jigging, sight casting, blind casting, and the list just goes on.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Flounder
Redfish
Speckled Trout

Boat Specs

JH Performance (Center console) originally built in 2004. Powered by a 200HP Suzuki engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 50 knots.

Length
24 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Drift Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Drinks

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 3 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.
Child Friendly
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

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

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.98
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Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
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Jeff B.
Arnoldsburg, West Virginia
 5.00
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VERIFIED   July 1, 2019
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Missouri City, Texas
 5.00
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February 24, 2018
I’ve been out several time with Capt. Ryan. We have had a great time on every trip. He is very knowledgeable of the bay system...
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Adan G.
Corona, California
 5.00
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VERIFIED   July 13, 2018
Captain Ryan showed me and my family a great time. He is very knowledgeable about the sport and knows the bay like the back...
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Corpus Christi, Texas
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March 2, 2018
What a trip I cant say enough about our trip. The Captain the fishing everything was great. Ryan is a great captin very knowledgeable...
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Jennifer M.
Houston, Texas
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Best fishing trip ever!!!

February 4, 2017
Thank you captain Ryan for taking my family and I fishing. We had an amazing time!!! Not only did we catch the fish we were...
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