Fishing in Alice

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Established: 2014

Staff Size: 2?10 people

Average Duration of Services: 2?4 hours

Recommended Age Group: All Ages

Fishing isn't always about chasing fish around lakes, rivers, and seas with your line in the water. Sometimes, it's about waiting for the fish to come to you. Lets Go Fishing CC TX's guides specialize in surf and pier fishing, and they know the right times to hit the shoreline in order to hook the best haul. They lead four-hour excursions during daylight hours, providing rods and bait and unhooking fish from the line when a customer makes a catch. They also conduct a few more specialized sessions, such as midnight pier-fishing excursions to catch sharks or trips from the shore in kayaks to hunt alligator gar, an unusual fish whose long, toothy mouth resembles an alligator's maw and whose tenor resembles Art Garfunkel's.

1429 Agnes Street
Corpus Christi,
TX
US

Perched on the shores of the Laguna Madre on the coast of south Texas, Bluff's Landing Marina and Lodge is a modern fishing and hunting lodge with a full-service marina. You’ll be within walking distance of the marina when you stay in a king or two-doubles room, decorated with rustic lodge items such as mounted deer heads and plaid-upholstered chairs, and you’ll have great views of the nearby ocean. Next door to the marina is Laguna Reef Restaurant, where the house chefs will cook up your day’s catch, or you can nosh on coconut shrimp and fried oysters while looking out over Laguna Madre. There’s free parking, a live bait and tackle shop onsite, and a free boat launch for the naval battleship you’ve been hauling around.

4242 Laguna Shores Rd
Corpus Christi,
TX
US

As an avid lover of the outdoors, Marcus Haralson?owner and proprietor of Doc's Fishing Clinic & Guide Service?aims to share his knowledge and passion with each of his clients. Venturing off from one of the many local marinas (depending on wind and weather), Haralson guides fishermen and hunters of all ages through the terrain and waterways of South Texas. With all the provided gear, snacks, and drinks piled into 18-foot poling skiff alongside his clients, Doc's fishing expeditions instill both an appreciation for the local ecosystem as well as knowledge of bait and tackle.

13826 A La Entrada
Corpus Christi,
TX
US

Fennessey Ranch’s ornithological guides, Nan, Lyndon, and “Famous Shoes” Crofutt, introduce bird watchers to scores of migrating avian species along a 4,000-acre Coastal Bend property. During treks through expansive wetlands, woods, and lakes, up to 40 birders gaze skyward as continuous kettles of hawks and swallow-tailed kites rocket from the Mission River as part of Mother Nature’s routine jet-pack tests. In addition to winged critters, sightseers often encounter deer, alligators, coyotes, and bobcats as they traverse the brush lands and nearby McGuill Lake. Lunch is provided, and guests are encouraged to bring comfortable attire, binoculars, bug repellant, and a sack of beefy worms to snack on.

404 Copano Bay Drive
Bayside,
TX
US