Todds Sportfishing invites you on an offshore fishing adventure in the most beautiful waters off of South Padre Island, Texas. Your will sail out of Port Isabel and into the abundant waters that spread out before this magical and history-rich town. The charter is operated by Captain Todd Lohry, a southeast Texas sport fishing guide who specializes in fishing the local offshore waters.

Captain Todd will take you out on his 38-foot Delta Boatworks offshore sport fishing boat, originally built in 1983, and restored in 2016. Powered by two 320 HP 3208 Caterpillar Diesel engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 20 knots, it will get you to the offshore waters efficiently. Since this boat is made for the deep sea, it features all the USCG-approved safety equipment such as life jackets, EPIRB, and a CPR-trained crew.

The vessel has top of the range navigational features including a GPS, a fishfinder, and a radar. It also has outriggers set up for dredge fishing Sailfish, downriggers, a fighting chair, a livewell, and an icebox for your catch. It is fully equipped for overnight trips with 5 beds, a kitchen, and a toilet. There is also a flybridge used for sight fishing.

Todds Sportfishing can take you on offshore fishing adventures ranging from 5 to 14-hour trips. You will have a chance to target some of the most desirable species that include Mahi Mahi, Grouper, Red Snapper, Sailfish, Amberjack, Cobia, King Mackerel, Blue and White Marlin, Swordfish, Blackfin and Yellowfin Tuna, Wahoo, Shark, and many more.

Years of being on the water during changing seasons and regulations have left a wealth of knowledge fishing the South Padre Island area on Captain Todd. He works with a knowledgeable and friendly crew who are always ready to guide you to your offshore fishing adventure!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    14 Hour Marlin Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    14 Hour Trip, starts at 4:00 AM
    $1,960
    You will have a great chance at Blue and white Marlin, Sailfish, Wahoo, Dorado, and Tuna. Seasonal deep water bottom fishing for Amberjack and Grouper. Please check with the captain if there is an extra fuel surcharge for offshore trips.
  • Private trip
    12 Hour Trip
    In demand! Last booked: 6 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $1,680
    This is the best trip for fall Tuna fishing at shrimp boats. Also good for Amberjack and deep water Grouper. Better chance at Wahoo, Dorado, Tuna, and maybe even a Blue Marlin. Please check with the captain if there is an extra fuel surcharge for offshore trips.
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip
    In demand! Last booked: 6 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $1,200
    This trip will give you more opportunities at trolling and seasonal bottom fish like Red Snapper and Grouper. Targeted species include King Mackerel, Ling, Cobia, Dorado, and sometimes Sailfish. Please check with the captain if there is an extra fuel surcharge for offshore trips.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Jun 1 - Jul 31
    $900
    More options during Red snapper season. Trolling for whatever may be around. Please check with the captain if there is an extra fuel surcharge for offshore trips.
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About the Captain

Todd Lohry
South Padre Island, Texas, United States
53 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
67 Customer Reviews
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Member since April 2017
Captain Todd Lohry has been in the charter business since 1986, starting as a deckhand and quickly moving into captain's position in 1990. He has a wealth of knowledge and experience which he gladly shares with his guests. Captain Todd works with an experienced and friendly crew all eager to make your trip a memorable offshore fishing adventure!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack Amberjack
Cobia Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)

Marlin (Blue) Marlin (Blue)
Marlin (White) Marlin (White)
Sailfish Sailfish
Snapper (Red) Snapper (Red)

Swordfish Swordfish
Tuna (Blackfin) Tuna (Blackfin)
Tuna (Yellowfin) Tuna (Yellowfin)
Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

Delta Boatworks (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1983, and restored in 2016. Powered by 2 320HP 3208 Caterpillar Diesel engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 17 knots.

Length
38 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Offshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Popping
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed
Flybridge
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

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
Visa
Mastercard
American Express

South Padre Island Fishing Calendar

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Recent Fishing Reports

Blue marlin
Blue marlin
July 30, 2021
Released a 98 inch blue marlin today.
Blue marlin release
Blue marlin release
July 14, 2021
Released a Blue marlin and brought home a limit of red snapper.
Kings and snapper
Kings and snapper
July 3, 2021
Lots of kingfish and red snapper action lately.

Customer Reviews

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June fishing trip
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
96%
Friendly captain
96%
Recommend this charter
97%
Appropriate for children
89%
Satisfied with the boat
98%
Catch intended fish
91%
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Dustin G.
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8 hour trip

VERIFIED   NEW  8 Hour Trip on July 19, 2021
Great excursion!  Captain Todd put us on the Red Snapper and Matt took care of us from there. Matt was great with our two...
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Houston, Texas
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July fishing trip

VERIFIED   NEW  8 Hour Trip on July 28, 2021
We had a good time. We limited out on red snapper. Captain Todd and first mate Matt were very helpful and attentive.My...
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Johnathan J.
Seguin, TX
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8 hour trip with captain Todd Lohry on Reel Madness

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip on June 10, 2021
Great trip. The first mate was awesome and knowledgeable. Was also great with our 9 and 6 year old grandkids. Will definitely...
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Fishing with Todd

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip on May 26, 2021
Had a great day on the water with Captain Todd and the deckhand Matt.  Caught some awesome fish and we will definitely be...
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Simon S.
Richmond, TX
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8hr trip with Capt Todd And Matt. Good times

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip on June 11, 2021
Thank you captain for putting us on some fish. Great crew and great times!
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FAQs about Todds Sportfishing

Todds Sportfishing offers the following trips to customers:
  • $900 per group - 6 Hour Trip (6 hours)
  • $1,200 per group - 8 Hour Trip (8 hours)
  • $1,680 per group - 12 Hour Trip (12 hours)
  • $1,960 per group - 14 Hour Marlin Trip (14 hours)

When you book a trip with Todds Sportfishing, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fighting Chair
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Bed (Sleeps 5 For Overnight Trips)
  • Flybridge
  • Live Bait Well
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Outriggers (Set Up For Dredge Fishing Sailfish)
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Todds Sportfishing include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • First Mate (Fourth Year Experienced)

Todds Sportfishing offers the following type of fishing:
  • Offshore Fishing

Todds Sportfishing offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle (Complete Set)
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Jigging (Broadline And Jigs Captain Makes Himself)
  • Popping
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Todds Sportfishing include:
  • Amberjack
  • Cobia
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Marlin (Blue)
  • Marlin (White)
  • Sailfish
  • Snapper (Red)
  • Swordfish
  • Tuna (Blackfin)
  • Tuna (Yellowfin)
  • Wahoo