Book a trip with Cpt Chappy’s Saltwater Fishing Adventures and come explore the waters of Matagorda Bay, Texas. Captain Chad Kraft has more than 30 years of fishing experience and works hard to provide his customers with service that is second to none. You will find him on Matagorda Bay fishing every day of the week—join him and bring home a catch to remember!
Step aboard an 18’ Shallow Sport originally built in 2001 and restored in 2015. Powered by brand new 140 HP Suzuki engine, this craft boasts a maximum cruising speed of 39 knots. Her sleek design allows you to navigate shallow inshore waters with ease. There’s room on board for up to three passengers and children age 10 and above are welcome.
Capt. Chad fishes both the east and west Matagorda bays, allowing you to experience this magnificent bay complex to the fullest. Here you can chase after the Texas Trio of Redfish, Speckled Trout, and Flounder. A variety of other popular fish inhabit these waters, too, such as Sheepshead, Black Drum, and small Sharks.
While fishing Matagorda Bay, you will have a chance to try various methods such as spinning, popping, and drift fishing. Capt. Chad supplies top of the line gear, including Shimano reels matched with CastAway rods. Fly fishermen are welcome to bring their own gear for some great fly fishing action, as well. You may also have a chance to go wade fishing in these waters.
Cpt Chappy’s Saltwater Fishing Adventures provides bait and all the gear you need. Just be sure to bring a Texas state fishing license with a saltwater stamp. You are welcome to keep your catch.
Come aboard and spend the day on Matagorda Bay fishing for some of the most sought-after game fish in Texas!
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Shallow Sport (Center console) originally built in 2001, and restored in 2018. Powered by a 140HP Suzuki engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 39 knots.
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