Captain
Dave Edwards

Member since April 2015

South Padre Island, United States

Background
Capt. Dave Edwards is a USCG licensed Captain and has over 30 years of fishing experience. From beginners, children to experienced anglers, Capt Dave can tailor a fishing trip to meet you and or your group's needs. Dave is also a superb teacher and can cater to anyone. He prefers casting lures on light tackle, fishing live bait, wading or drifting cut bait.
Techniques
Casting lures on light tackle, fishing live bait, wading or drifting cut bait, I do it all.

Hey, I'm Captain Dave Edwards

South Padre Island, United States
Background
Capt. Dave Edwards is a USCG licensed Captain and has over 30 years of fishing experience. From beginners, children to experienced anglers, Capt Dave can tailor a fishing trip to meet you and or your group's needs. Dave is also a superb teacher and can cater to anyone. He prefers casting lures on light tackle, fishing live bait, wading or drifting cut bait.
Techniques
Casting lures on light tackle, fishing live bait, wading or drifting cut bait, I do it all.
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South Padre Island
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Fishing Reports

Bays Catching Fire!

February 16, 2019

The weather down on South Padre Island has been spectacular for this time of year. A few cooler days but they don’t last. It’s been nice to get out on the water more frequently. Nice size Sheepshead are already… Read Full Report →


Reds, reds and more reds!

November 25, 2018

The bite has been extraordinary for my clients this fall. Over 15 Red fish a trip has not been uncommon. Why such a great bite? Well there is very little fishing pressure on the waters this time of year… Read Full Report →


Mid Sept S. Padre Island Fishing Report

September 16, 2018

The summer crowds are gone and the lower Laguna Madre is getting back to normal. This week has been a very wet one which I believe will help lower our water temperatures. In and around the island fishing has… Read Full Report →


August 2018

August 02, 2018

Some of the hottest temperatures of the year are upon us right now On the Lower Laguna Madre here in South Padre. Throughout July fishing got really tuff at times, it just seemed that the fish did not want… Read Full Report →


South Padre island fishing report July 2

July 03, 2018

Flooding throughout the lower Rio Grande Valley has NOT affected our fishing on the lower Laguna Madre as of this writing. Brown brackish water has entered part of the bay thru the Mouth of the Arroyo Colorado River. The… Read Full Report →


June Fishing Report

June 12, 2018

High pressure has moved over our area creating record heat. The Speckled trout migration is on right now, they are on the move since their spawn started in May and will continue to run until October. Fifteen to Twenty… Read Full Report →


South Padre Fishing Report 02-22-18

February 22, 2018

I think our winter is finally gone! We have been on the reds and I mean some big ones! Most of my clients are finding them in the shallow grass or on the edge of drop offs near grass… Read Full Report →


Winter Fishing 01-10-2018

January 01, 2018

01-01-2018 Happy New Year! Texas department of parks and wildlife just issued a temporary banned today on fishing south of the causeway due to the cold temprature. Fish tend to get sluggish in freezing conditions and will herd together… Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.82
out of 5 stars from 29 reviews
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Appropriate for children
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Satisfied with the boat
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Catch intended fish
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Alfonso V.
Monterrey, Nuevo León
 5.00
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Fishing trip with Capt Dave Edwards

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My sun & I had an unforgettable fishin trip with Capt Dave, he is so experienced and knows where the big fish are. ...
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Joanne D.
Conroe, TX
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Awesome day with a great guide!!

VERIFIED   February 12, 2019
Dave knows where to catch fish and he teaches you how to fish.  We could not have asked for a better experience and we...
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David F.
Port Isabel, Texas
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May20th Trout and ReD Fish

VERIFIED   May 20, 2018
Great experience.  Dave Edwards gave us great support in instructing how to catch our targeted species.  Nice boat...
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Rocky R.
San Antonio, Texas
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June Trip with Captain Dave

VERIFIED   June 10, 2018
Had a great time. Caught 10 nice trout and four Reds all around 27-28 inches!
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Donald H.
San Antonio, TX
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VERIFIED   June 13, 2018
Best fishing trip I’ve ever been on. Great experience. We fished for trout and red drum. The Captain is a great teacher and...
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