Captain
James Sabo

Member since March 2016 Rockport, United States
Background
Capt. James Sabo grew up in Ohio, fishing the Grand River and Lake Erie for Walleye, Smallmouth Bass, and Steelhead. At the age of 18 he moved to Texas, where he started fishing the flats for Redfish, Speckled Trout, Black Drum, and Flounder. He has over 20 years fishing experience, with 17 years of experience fishing the flats. He specializes in fishing with artificial lures or fly fishing, although he can happily accommodate anglers who prefer to fish with live or dead bait.
Techniques
Primarily Fishing bait and lures and Fly fishing

Hey, I'm Captain James Sabo

Rockport, United States
Background
Capt. James Sabo grew up in Ohio, fishing the Grand River and Lake Erie for Walleye, Smallmouth Bass, and Steelhead. At the age of 18 he moved to Texas, where he started fishing the flats for Redfish, Speckled Trout, Black Drum, and Flounder. He has over 20 years fishing experience, with 17 years of experience fishing the flats. He specializes in fishing with artificial lures or fly fishing, although he can happily accommodate anglers who prefer to fish with live or dead bait.
Techniques
Primarily Fishing bait and lures and Fly fishing
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Fishing Reports

Redfish and Trout on 1/2 Day trip

April 16, 2017

Had a great Day with some repeat customers. we ended up with 11 reds and 1 trout. Read Full Report →


Redfishing has been off the hook!!!

April 30, 2016

The flats are starting to heat up in Rockport and so is the Redfishing. We have been doing very well on Redfish on live and dead bait. We have also been doing well wade fishing for Speckled Trout and… Read Full Report →


Redfish and Trout on 1/2 Day trip

April 18, 2016

Had a great half day with the Curtis's from New Mexico. It started out to be a beautiful day with a tough early bite but we were able to close the deal before the bad weather rolled in. Read Full Report →


Flats fishing Rockport

April 12, 2016

Black Drum since the falling of the high tides the black drum fishing has been good on dead shrimp near drop offs and grass lines near reefs free lined or on 1/8 oz. jig heads. Speckled Trout Trout fishing… Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.87
out of 5 stars from 37 reviews
Boat
Crew
Experience
Just flipping awesome
Fishing with James
Fish Jedi Uses Force
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Angler Rating
30
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
96%
Friendly captain
96%
Recommend this charter
86%
Appropriate for children
96%
Satisfied with the boat
96%
Catch intended fish
96%
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Terry H.

The captain canceled

VERIFIED   NEW  August 17, 2020
The charter operator canceled 4 days prior to the trip date. This is an automated posting
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The captain canceled

VERIFIED   NEW  July 20, 2020
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Payne B.
Austin, Texas
 5.00
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Half Day with Captain Jason

VERIFIED   July 2, 2020
Amazing with my 3 and 5 year old boys. Provided safety and encouragement while keeping them on track to catch fish. Easy to...
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Vicki G.

The captain canceled

VERIFIED   July 10, 2020
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Craig C.
Woodway, TX
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Just flipping awesome

VERIFIED   June 2, 2020
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