Captain
Walter Bode

Member since March 2017 Port Isabel, United States
Background
Captain Walter Bode is a "true local". He was born and raised in the area, spending his life fishing the bountiful waters of South Padre Island and the surrounding area. His father was also a fishing guide and Capt. Walter proudly continues to guide people on exciting fishing trips. Your fun is his first priority and he'll work hard to ensure every trip with him is a memorable experience!
Techniques
I Love plastics but if We need live bait I will use it . I do suggest live bait for kids especially using live Croakers . Live bait is extra ‘

Hey, I'm Captain Walter Bode

Port Isabel, United States
Background
Captain Walter Bode is a "true local". He was born and raised in the area, spending his life fishing the bountiful waters of South Padre Island and the surrounding area. His father was also a fishing guide and Capt. Walter proudly continues to guide people on exciting fishing trips. Your fun is his first priority and he'll work hard to ensure every trip with him is a memorable experience!
Techniques
I Love plastics but if We need live bait I will use it . I do suggest live bait for kids especially using live Croakers . Live bait is extra ‘

My Charter Listing

Bodes Bay Fishing

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5.0
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out of 5 stars from 73 reviews
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Family Fishing Day
SPI June fishing trip
SPI June fishing trip
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
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Friendly captain
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Recommend this charter
99%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
94%
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Vince L.
Midland, TX
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PM Trip with Walter

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip (PM) on June 27, 2021
Had a great time with Bode’s Bay fishing outfit. Walter is a great guide who was patient and very knowledgeable, not only...
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Tyler R.
Tuttle, OK
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Half Day Bay Fishing with Captain Bode

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on May 24, 2021
Thoroughly enjoyed my time on the water with Captain Bode.  The fishing was definitely not on fire, but that was not because...
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Travis L.
Benton, Wisconsin
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Family Fishing Day

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip (PM) on July 22, 2021
Walter was amazing!! We had three children with us for our 5 hour trip. He was so helpful with them and extremely patient....
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Patricia P.
Leander, TX
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Half Day freezing trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on December 31, 2020
The temperature dropped to the low 50’s and the wind was unbelievable. That said, Walter Bode didn’t cancel on us.  It...
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Justin M.
Canutillo, TX
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Half Day with Captin Walter

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip (PM) on July 23, 2021
My first time fishing in a boat. Loved it! My husband and son had a great time! Everyone caught a fish! Captin Walter knew...
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