Southbound Fishing Charters LLC Fishing Reports

Redfish, Black Drum and Big Trout in the

March 05, 2018

Fishing has been excellent this week drifting over deep sand / grass with either popping cork and live shrimp or soft plastics. Easy limits of redfish along with some BIG speckled trout up to 27". The black drum bite… Read Full Report →

Trout, Black Drum and Reds

April 10, 2017

The cold front last week, along with a drop in tides, had me fishing in slightly deeper water and in holes adjacent to shallow bars, spoil islands and skinny flats. The black drum bite has been very good working… Read Full Report →

Excellent Redfish and Drum Bite

February 23, 2017

The fishing in Baffin Bay and the Laguna Madre has been red hot for black drum and redfish, including a lot of big fish. I have been focusing on shallow wind blown shorelines and deeper channels with strong current.… Read Full Report →

Redfish and Black Drum Red Hot

October 24, 2016

Fishing remains very good in both the Upper Laguna Madre and Baffin Bay. The Redfish bite has been very strong drifting over shallow sand/grass flats, as well as in deeper channels and guts. We are also picking up a… Read Full Report →

Big Redfish plus Trout and Drum

October 17, 2016

Fishing for redfish has been outstanding over the last few weeks with both keeper and oversized reds being caught on a consistent basis over sand and grass. The trout bite is also strong, with a lot of solid keepers… Read Full Report →

Baffin Bay Still Hot for Trout and Reds

June 07, 2016

The rocks of Baffin Bay continue to hold solid trout, as well as some nice upper-slot redfish. Live bait and artificial lures have both worked well. We are also still finding good redfish while wading shallow spoil islands and… Read Full Report →

Laguna Madre / Baffin Fishing Report

May 30, 2016

As expected, the trout bite has increased dramatically with the decrease in winds. The light winds have provided access to a lot of areas that were too rough to fish over the last few weeks. The biggest fish have… Read Full Report →

Redfish / Trout Laguna Madre / Baffin

May 28, 2016

The Redfish bite continues to be excellent, especially while wading in shallow water with artificial lures. We are also catching them drifting from the boat with both lures and live bait. The trout bite has been good on full… Read Full Report →

Fishing Still Great for Trout and Reds

May 17, 2016

Over the last week and a half, the redfish bite has remained very strong. We have released a number of BIG redfish in addition to catching numerous slot-sized fish. We have been focusing on shallow water (knee deep or… Read Full Report →

May Fishing is on Fire!

May 06, 2016

The redfish bite has been red hot for the past several weeks in the shallows of the Upper Laguna. Limits and more have been caught on nearly every trip! Further south, the trout bite is also on fire. Shallow… Read Full Report →