Captain
Harry Arthur

Member since October 2016 Galveston, United States
Background
Captain Harry has over 30 years of experience catching various species in the Texas and Louisiana Gulf waters. He specializes in artificial lure fishing which he absolutely loves. He will happily teach children and adults how to use modern equipment so that every guest leaves with skills they will be able to apply on their next fishing trip.
Techniques
I fish with live bait and Artificial lures.

Hey, I'm Captain Harry Arthur

Galveston, United States
Background
Captain Harry has over 30 years of experience catching various species in the Texas and Louisiana Gulf waters. He specializes in artificial lure fishing which he absolutely loves. He will happily teach children and adults how to use modern equipment so that every guest leaves with skills they will be able to apply on their next fishing trip.
Techniques
I fish with live bait and Artificial lures.
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Harry’s Guide Service

21 reviews
Galveston
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trips from $450

Fishing Reports

Catching galveston bay

August 22, 2020

August has been on fire for me and my crews. We have had consistant catches of speckled trout and red fish, with the occasional bonus flounder. Most catches have been while using live bait. For those willing to put… Read Full Report →


june & july

June 01, 2020

Winds have dominated our decision makeing over the last couple of months. Most days we are looking for shelter from high winds. We still have managed some decent catches in the winds. Now that July and August are here… Read Full Report →


February red fish

February 08, 2020

We still have a mild winter here in galveston. Most days we fishing in 50 to 60 degree weather. We have been throwing artificial lures. Catching speckled trout and redfish. Read Full Report →


January report

January 23, 2020

With the mild winter we are having, we are able to get out and throw artificial lures to catch our fish. The conditions most days are nice for fishing. 50 to 60 degrees. Read Full Report →


all day action

November 07, 2019

We caught fish at every stop, we used artificial lures and live shrimp. We had perfect weather conditions. Lite winds, overcast sky. and cool temperature. but very little tide movement. I am blaming the slow bite on tide movement.… Read Full Report →


Mixed boxes

October 01, 2019

As the weather has started to cool down and the water temperatures are dropping, we are seeing more red fish on the cleaning table. The next couple of months are some of the best fishing all year. The fish… Read Full Report →


New JH out 25

June 07, 2019

June was slow for me, I only fished a couple of days in a borrowed boat. I ordered a new JH 25' outlaw (pictured above). It is a awesome fishing / guiding platform. Very stable, fast and dry. My… Read Full Report →


March madness

March 23, 2019

We are starting to see a much better bite on artificial lures. The weather has make a turn and water temps are nearing that magical 70 degree mark. Please understand that Galveston has over 600 square miles of bay… Read Full Report →


Winter Fog Fishing

March 02, 2019

The last month has seen lots of foggy days. We have managed some decent boxes of fish in these conditions. Typically the fog allows for lower winds and less traffic on the water. Witch allows me to work areas… Read Full Report →


Quick bite on a ot day.

September 01, 2018

We had out limit of trout by 8:00 today. We used live croakers and fished from a anchored boat. Read Full Report →


Artificial lures getting done

October 28, 2017

We’ve been throwing artificial lures for the last month. The bite is getting better every week as the water cools down and the fish prepair for winter. Trout reds and flounder are filling our cooler. Most are caught drifting… Read Full Report →


Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Photos by reviewers (21)
4.94
out of 5 stars from 21 reviews
Boat
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Experience
6hour
6hour
Fishing with Harry
+18
Angler Rating
21
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
95%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
95%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
83%
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Tim B.
Eden Prairie, MN
 5.00
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Great half day trip with Capt Harry

November 7, 2019
Was a great trip. Harry has top notch equipment and boat to put you on fish. He has tremendous fishing knowledge of fish patterns...
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Clyde R.
Dripping Springs, TX
 5.00
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Brandon H.
Houston, TX
 5.00
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Fishing with Harry

VERIFIED   July 18, 2020
Captain Harry was great! Came away with 9 keeper trout, two reds, one sheep’s head. Took us to all of the right spots and...
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John S.
Katy, TX
 5.00
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Great trip!!

VERIFIED   July 11, 2020
Harry was very prompt and professional.  He accommodated all four of us without having anyone sit out during fishing.
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Cj M.
Arlington, Texas
 4.67
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August fishing trip

VERIFIED   August 15, 2020
It was a really good trip Captain knew where the fish were but they just weren’t biting
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