Triple D Charter

Triple D Charter offers quality inshore trips for wade and drift fishing in Galveston Bay, Texas. Captain Aaron “Nick” Dykes is a stand-up captain who likes to take his guests to the most advantageous spots and make their fishing dreams come true. His skill and knowledge are extraordinary and he is great with kids! You couldn’t really ask for more!

Fishing is done aboard a 24’ South Shore center console, originally built in 2016 with a capacity for 4 guests. Powered by a 250 HP Suzuki engine, this vessel is perfect for the shallow waters of Galveston. The GPS and fishfinder are used to locate the most productive spots, and the super shallow ones are accessed using the wireless trolling motor.

Galveston Bay is a holy grail for Redfishing, Trout fishing, and Flounder fishing. This area has such a high concentration of the 3 species, that it really is hard to come off a boat empty-handed. Redfish and Trout are present year-round with peak months from August through December. They are mostly caught using light tackle.

Flounder is here for most of the year, too, but it has its off months. November is a no-no, whereas August through October are good, and December is the best with monster Flounder being pulled up from the seabed. Flounder can be caught using bottom fishing techniques since they spend their days lying camouflaged on the seabed.

Capt. Aaron provides spinning rods, reels, and lures. Live bait can be purchased at the market price at the customer’s expense. To fish in Galveston, you must have a current Texas fishing license with a saltwater stamp.

The captain will clean, fillet, and bag you catch. He says kids within age are permitted on the trips, but please specify when booking to ensure the correct size of life vest is prepared in advance, or you can bring your own for children under 13.

Explore the productive fishery out of Galveston with Triple D Charter and have an exciting fishing trip!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Fly Fishing
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $850
    price breakdown
    $850
    If you're a fly fishing enthusiast – look no further. This 6 hour trip will give you enough time to explore the famous waters of Galveston Bay Complex in search of Redfish and Speckled Trout.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 5:45 AM
    $700
    price breakdown
    $700
    This full day trip allows you to explore more areas as you get more time on the water. The Galveston Bay Complex is a top fishing destination for Redfish, Speckled Trout, and Flounder.
  • Private trip
    2 Day Trip – TrophyTrout (Wade)
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    2 Day Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    Overnight stay, liveaboard
    Seasonal trip Nov 1 - Feb 28
    $1,300
    price breakdown
    $1,300
    ACCOMMODATION NOT INCLUDED IN THE PRICE OF THE TRIP. These trips are for those who truly love to catch huge Trout in the dead of winter. In the winter, a Trout may not feed for a couple of days until water temperature or the weather stabilizes. With that in mind, these trips are 2 days long and 2 people max. We will be only throwing artificials so bring your Topwaters, Corky's, and MirrOlures along. Bring a good pair of waders and cold weather gear. Layers of clothing are the key to staying warm.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Sep 1 - May 30
    $575
    price breakdown
    $575
    On this trip, you can fish the afternoon bite in the Galveston Bay of Redfish, Flounder, and Speckled Trout. Captain Aaron will advise which species are in season and will take you to the best spots.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 5:45 AM
    $550
    price breakdown
    $550
    On this morning trip, you can fish the Galveston Bay for Redfish, Flounder, and Speckled Trout. Captain Aaron will tell you which species are in season and will take you to the best honey holes.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (PM)
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Sep 1 - May 1 (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri)
    $475
    price breakdown
    $475
    4 hour afternoon trip.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (AM)
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri)
    $445
    price breakdown
    $445
    4 hour morning trip.
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About the Captain

Aaron Dykes
Galveston, Texas, United States
Angler's Choice
3 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
20 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since May 2017
I was born and raised in Galveston County. I have been fishing since I was 2 years old in the Galveston Bay Complex. As a teenager, I developed a passion for wade fishing. Fishing has been in my family for 4 generations and is being passed down to my son

About this listing

Targeted Species

Flounder Flounder
Redfish Redfish
Speckled Trout Speckled Trout

Boat Specs

South Shore (Center console) originally built in 2016. Powered by a 250HP Suzuki engine.

Length
24 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Spinning
Popping
Drift Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting

Cancellation Policy

Deposit non-refundable

If it is unsafe to travel, you may still cancel free of charge or change the dates of your booking.

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 15% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% 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
PayPal

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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4.87
out of 5 stars from 20 reviews
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Experience
Half Day AM
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+15
Angler Rating
17
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
94%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
90%
Appropriate for children
94%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
88%
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Weston C.

The captain canceled

VERIFIED   July 11, 2020
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Travis H.
Galveston, Texas
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Rain cancelled our trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on July 21, 2020
Unfortunately rain and lightning cancelled our trip but the guide was extremely responsive and proactive in communicating with...
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Zach O.
Glenwood Springs, Colorado
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Full day on the water

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on May 20, 2020
Me and my two other friends who fished with me all had a great time. Despite Captain Nick not having his boat and some of his...
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Jacob B.
Houston, Texas
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Half Day AM

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on August 15, 2020
Great time with a great captain! Lots of action, fun, and fish the entire trip. Highly Recommend!
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