Seidel Guide Service - Corpus Christi

Captain Randy will take you out on excellent fishing in the bays around Corpus Christi. The surrounding area has many attractive bays to fish in. Seidel Guide Services is fully committed to you, to ensure you have a great experience.

The local prime fish are all on the target menu for this guide service; Redfish, Flounder, Speckled Trout, and Black Drum. Depending on the season, you might run into some Tarpon, Spanish Mackerel, Jack Crevalle or Blacktip Shark. Live bait or artificial, Captain Randy does hard work to make sure you have a good fishing day.

A new 24’ Blazer Bay center console (built in 2015) is available, allowing for 5 guests. A maximum cruising speed of 60 knots is provided by a 250 HP Mercury engine. This speed makes sure you will be out there fishing in no time. A GPS and a fishfinder are present as well, so you can make the most out of your fishing trip.

Seidel Guide Service offers a variety of fishing trips to cater to anglers of all tastes. The equipment and bait are all provided by the service and included in the price. You will need a valid Texas saltwater fishing license ready before heading out fishing though. Captain Randy also provides catch cleaning and filleting, so you can fire up that catch as soon as you get home.

All of the trips listed are family-friendly and Captain Randy encourages them to hop aboard and share in the fun. Multi-day trips are also available, to be negotiated with the Captain.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    7 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $500
    up to 2 persons
    + $75
    each additional person
    The length of the trip is between 6 and 8 hours. A full-day adventure out on the water trying to hook Flounder, Speckled Trout, Black Drum, and Redfish. This trip is for you if you're into a serious fishing adventure in the bays. Captain Randy provides a full fish cleaning, gutting, and filleting service for the fish you intend to keep.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $375
    up to 1 person
    + $50
    each additional person
    This 4 hour trip will target Redfish, Flounder, Black Drum, and Speckled Trout. It'll be fishing in the bays surrounding Corpus Christi. Light tackle, spinning, and drifting will be used to catch the game fish.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    $375
    up to 1 person
    + $50
    each additional person
    Set out of the Corpus Christi harbor to fish Speckled Trout, Flounder, Redfish, and Black Drum. Get the hottest catch using spinning, drifting or using light tackle with Captain Randy. The departure time is flexible in the afternoon.
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About the Captain

Randy Seidel
Corpus Christi, Texas, United States
Angler's Choice
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98 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since March 2017
Captain Randy is an expert on using live and artificial baits and shallow water fishing. He has fished the Port Aransas and Rockport waters his whole life and is able to teach you how to properly use your bait and improve your fishing skills. Captain Randy is a fun and personable man with a great sense of humor and lots of patience.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Black Drum
Flounder
Redfish
Speckled Trout

Boat Specs

Blazer Bay (Center console) originally built in 2015. Powered by a 250HP Mercury engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 60 knots.

Length
24 ft
Capacity
5 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Flats Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Spinning
Drift Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting

Policies

Deposit non-refundable
Deposit non-refundable under normal circumstances. 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 agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
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
Checks

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.64
out of 5 stars from 24 reviews
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Do You Want to Catch Your Limit on a Windy Day!
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
83%
Friendly captain
96%
Recommend this charter
92%
Appropriate for children
86%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
88%
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Randy S.
Odessa, TX
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VERIFIED   November 1, 2019
Randy worked really hard to fill the box on a less than perfect day. He knows this fishery and where and how to catch fish....
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Eddie S.
Houston, TX
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VERIFIED   June 27, 2019
Had a great day of fishing with Capt. Randy. Everyone in our group caught there limits of speckled trout. Randy showed us techniques...
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Yessenia B.
San Antonio, TX
 5.00
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VERIFIED   April 19, 2019
The trip was great we had so much fun and Captain Randy was very polite, easy to get along with, and also very helpful in giving...
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Arthur H.
Cedar Creek, TX
 4.67
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Half day trip with Randy

VERIFIED   March 21, 2019
This was are second time out with Randy. He is very knowledgeable and competent on the bay. We limited out our first time out...
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Corpus Christi, TX
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Do You Want to Catch Your Limit on a Windy Day!

VERIFIED   July 25, 2019
Randy, will get on the fish no matter what the weather conditions are. We had our limit in 2.5 hours with 15 knot winds and...
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