Our Captains

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About Our Captains

Our captains at Galveston Fishing Charters are some of the most experienced captains on the water.  Our captains are also aware of the different fishing levels of its clientele.  This is why the our captains are always eager to teach new anglers the joy of fishing.

Captain Steve Brown

BAY & INSHORE FISHING

Capt. Stephen Brown grew up near the Texas Coast where he developed a love for fishing. He started his career as a part time guide over 20 years ago while also working a full time job. This gave him a firm foundation for the passion that he now has for all types of fishing.  Stephen spent most of his summers growing up fishing not only Galveston Bay system but also the bays of Port O Connor. After a few years of part time guiding Capt. Steve went full time, fish the Galveston and POC bays.

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Galveston Fishing Charters - ShearWater Bay Boat

25′ ShearWater Bay Boat powered by a 300HP Mercury outboard

Captain C.R. Maher

BAY & NEARSHORE FISHING

Capt C. R Maher has been fishing Galveston Bay Complex for over 25 years. Capt. C.R.’s knowledge of the Galveston Bay waters increases your chance of having a successful charter on Galveston Bay or the near shore waters off of Gulf of Mexico. Captain C.R. enjoys taking out families and kids as well as the experienced anglers. He loves teaching different methods of fishing from using live bait, to throwing a variety of artificial baits.

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Galveston Fishing Charters - Boaston Whaler Boat

25′ Boston Whaler powered by (2) 115HP Mercury Outboard motors

Captain Guy W. Focke

BAY & NEARSHORE FISHING

Most of Captain Guy’s Galveston bay fishing charters feature drift fishing from the boat, with all your necessary bait and tackle provided.

Tarpon season runs from July through October . Tarpon are extremely powerful and acrobatic fish, providing the novice or sport fisherman with a memorable experience.

Capt. Guy also provides shark fishing expeditions. In the summer months it is easy to catch 20 to 40 sharks a day ranging from 25 lbs up to 400lbs and over 6 feet in length. Typically the sharks caught by Capt. Guy are Black tips and Spinner sharks. These sharks are quite fun to catch on light tackle.

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Galveston Fishing Charters - Boaston Whaler Boat

25′ Boston Whaler powered by (2) 115HP Mercury Outboard motors

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