What would you recommend to anglers fishing in Corpus Christi, Texas for the first time?

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Lindsay Johnson
East Peoria, Illinois
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Went fishing with Laguna Lure Fishing: No Fish No Pay on February 11, 2019
Lure and bait fishing in the shallows seems to be the ticket for speckled trout, drum, and flounder. The people are wonderfully friendly and helpful. We hired Laguna Lure Fishing with Captain John and couldn't be happier!

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Bobby Bphuslav
Saint Marys, KS
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Went fishing with Joshua Mettlach's Guide Service on May 16, 2018
Find a good fishing guide to save you time and frustration in trying to fish the Texas Gulf, especially in the Corpus area that has soooooo much fishable water. We were a little early for the Reds (later in May would have been better) on our May trip.

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Jessica Prather
United States
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Went fishing with Team Liberty Guide Service, LLC   on November 14, 2016
If you can, go for a charter: those guys are going to really know where the fish are and the best way to catch them! With all of the places to go fishing, it can be a little overwhelming, so it helps to have someone who really knows these waters. A great charter for the bay is Team Liberty Guide Services, Captain Jack really knows his stuff!

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Ronald Engel-wilson
United States
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Went fishing with Team Liberty Guide Service, LLC   on March 20, 2019
do not expect to catch crabs in March. Also maps of the local area would be very helpful, they do sell a hook and line map but it is somewhat costly.

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Tom Lowrie
Henderson, NV
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Went fishing with Get Hooked - No Fish, No Pay! on March 10, 2019
If you can, get a guide. If you can't, talk to others that are on piers, working the shores, talk to the guys at the bait shops. They're a friendly bunch down there.

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William Drath
San Antonio, TX
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Went fishing with Salty Shores Charters on March 30, 2019
This was our first time fishing in Corpus Christi. All our time here was pretty windy.

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David Rolston
Lindale, TX
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Went fishing with Seidel Guide Service - Corpus Christi on August 22, 2018
Be sure you understand the different options in terms of target fish and sign up with someone who really understands going after those fish.

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Glenn Sczech
United States
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Went fishing with TiteLines Guide - Corpus Christi on July 20, 2018
Don't wait book your trips now.. You won't regret it my wife and i booked with titeline/ Captain Anthony guide service we had great time.

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Glenn Sczech
United States
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Went fishing with TiteLines Guide - Corpus Christi on July 18, 2018
Don't wait, schedule a good guide like Captain Anthony Deleon and you will catch fish and have a good time on the water I promise.

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Eric Lee
Cleburne, TX
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Went fishing with Always An Adventure Guide Service on July 17, 2018
Don’t bring bananas and put sun screen on before you get on boat. Sunscreen is bad for the live well (fact that I learned real quick).

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Trouta Kiss
Corpus Christi, Texas
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Went fishing with Bar None Outfitters – Inshore on July 4, 2018
Inshore or offshore is great fishing during this time in Corpus Christi! Both provide a good variety of fish.

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Kirk Dwight
San Antonio, TX
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Went fishing with High Tide Adventures Corpus Christi on July 6, 2018
Our trip was unique weather wise, overcast and windy & in coming storms. We took more than needed but never opened that backpack.

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Gary Baudouin
Tyler, TX
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Went fishing with Ryan Bailey Guide Service on June 26, 2018
Talk to people that have fished the area with different guides. cnat do much about windy conditions but I dont have the luxory of picking trips based on weather/tides, etc.

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Jason Williams
United States
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Went fishing with Always An Adventure Guide Service on June 24, 2018
Just book a day trip , you'll be happy you did ! We booked a half a day it was sad hitting the bank , we deffinetly didnt want to leave !

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Charles Ploetz
San Antonio, TX
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Went fishing with Team Liberty Guide Service, LLC   on May 23, 2018
May is a great month, and in the past, I've limited on trout, reds and drum in the same day. I believe Hurricane Harvey may have influenced the fishing this year.

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Genette Lopez
Cibolo, TX
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Went fishing with Always An Adventure Guide Service on July 14, 2018
Cant go wrong with Cap. Dale! He is extremely knowledgeable and will make anyone feel comfortable.

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Mel Ordinario
Houston, TX
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Went fishing with Get Hooked - No Fish, No Pay! on May 23, 2018
Bring sunscreen and clothing to protect you from the sun then relax and have some fun!

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Charles Johnson
Victoria, TX
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Went fishing with Backlash Charters on March 14, 2018
This was my two youngest boys first salt water fishing trip and it was very family friendly. I recommend bring the kids and just have fun.

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Eddie Welborn
Corpus Christi, Texas
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Went fishing with Team Liberty Guide Service, LLC   on March 13, 2018
Its defintly windy this time of year and unfortunatly a littler cooler than expected but you cant control Mother Nature. Go fishing and enjoy.

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Annette
Houston, Texas
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Went fishing with Lur’em In Fishing on August 19, 2017
Let your Capt know you want to catch a Red Fish. The fight of a Red makes fishing what it should be, exciting!

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Russell Serna Jr.
Denton, Texas
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Went fishing with Team Liberty Guide Service, LLC   on September 2, 2017
Spray sunblock, not rub on, lots of water, and if youre looking for more fishing after your guided service, go to the Packery Channel bridge.

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Dagoberto Gonzalez
Houston, Texas
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Went fishing with Team Liberty Guide Service, LLC   on July 29, 2017
I think anyone looking for a great time fishing should book a guided half or whole day trip with Capt. Jack Cooper. You won't be dissapointed.

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Timothy Hunter
United States
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Went fishing with Southbound Fishing Charters LLC on July 19, 2017
With such a vast area to fish, I would recommend a first time angler in this area hire a guide to help educate on the areas and technique for a successful day.

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Juan Gonzalez
Cypress, Texas
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Went fishing with Shallow Minded Guide Services on June 11, 2017
Bring lots of water to keep hydrated and sunscreen. You will get a lot of exposure to the sun, so try to bring a hat to protect yourself from the sun.

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Marlo Saucedo
Houston, Texas
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Went fishing with Lur’em In Fishing on May 28, 2017
plenty of spots to drop anchor & try; make sure you have an experienced captain very familiar with the area, like Fil Cortez.

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Bryan Stephenson
Duncan, Oklahoma
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Went fishing with Team Liberty Guide Service, LLC   on March 17, 2017
Watch the weather in advance. Check local papers for fishing reports. Visit marinas, talk to the locals.

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Stephen Renwick
Austin, Texas
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Went fishing with Team Liberty Guide Service, LLC   on March 9, 2017
Don't let the wind scare you off. Waters are plenty fishable in 15 kts. Light weight, full rain gear is a plus. There are lots of fish available and it should only get better as spring progresses.

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Court Hill
Houston, Texas
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Went fishing with Team Liberty Guide Service, LLC   on February 1, 2017
Dress in layers and be mindful of the wind direction and speed. Use baits that work with theconditions you are fishing in and have fun!

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Robert Nuncio
Houston, Texas
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Went fishing with Southbound Fishing Charters LLC on July 29, 2017
If your wanting a good time fishing book captain Pierre with south bound fishing chapters.

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Roman Mireles
Dallas, Texas
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Went fishing with Team Liberty Guide Service, LLC   on July 7, 2017
Call Team Liberty, Captain Jack Cooper can take out to find what your looking to catch

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