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How to Choose a Fishing Rod

By |2019-09-05T15:21:46+00:00August 15th, 2019|Categories: Fishing Tips|Tags: , , , |

Before you head out to enjoy a day of fun in the sun and on/near the water fishing, you should make sure that you have the right equipment to actually help you get it.  The key feature to focus on?  A fishing rod, of course.  After all, the type of fish that you’re going for is going to require a specific kind of rod.  Not to mention that the right fishing rod can help make your entire experience much better. The length of your fishing rod does matter As you can imagine, you can get any kind of rod length that you’re looking [...]

Great Fishing Apps to Ensure a Good Time and Good Fish

By |2019-08-02T13:30:48+00:00July 15th, 2019|Categories: Fishing Tips|Tags: , , , , |

Grabbing that rod and heading out for some quality time in the fresh air is fun, adventurous and exciting.  While fishing in itself is simply fun, wouldn’t it be even better if you could pick the right spots for the right fish and get tips and tricks right at your fingertips?  Other than having the best fishing captains with a charter to get you there... you could always try a fishing app. There are plenty of apps out there, as we all know, and the world of fishing is certainly no different.  Apps can be a great way to really get used to [...]

Tips for First Time Anglers in Galveston Texas

By |2019-07-02T21:41:38+00:00June 15th, 2019|Categories: Fishing Tips|Tags: , , |

Getting out there for the first time with your rod, bait and fishing cap (safety first!) has a certain thrill to it that just can't be beat.  But, knowing what you’re doing also has a certain perk to it that, also, can’t be beat.  When you’re looking at heading out into the Galveston Bay or surrounding bodies of water, you’ll find that your experience only gets better if you’ve got some helpful tips for the beginner angler.  Luckily, you’re in the right spot to find just that. Starter Angler Tips Your guide to getting out on the water (the right way) isn’t as [...]

Offshore versus Inshore Fishing – Which is Better?

By |2019-06-10T21:19:40+00:00March 15th, 2019|Categories: Fishing Tips, Offshore Fishing|Tags: , , |

Fishing is fishing, right?  Wrong.  There are many types of fishing, and it's important to know the differences of each kind.  Today we'll discuss offshore and inshore fishing so that you can determine which one – if any – is better for you and your needs or situation. Inshore fishing Often popular for those who want to be able to fish year-round, you can find speckled trout and redfish at all times, regardless of the weather when you are fishing inshore.  With this kind of fishing, you can rely on a fishing charter, your own motorboat of even a canoe or kayak and [...]

More Fishing Tips for the Beginner Angler

By |2019-03-12T20:55:09+00:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: Fishing Tips|Tags: , , , |

There is a true joy to fishing that only presents itself when you give it a chance.  When you're a beginner, it can often feel intimidating to see all of the stuff that's out there regarding bait, hooks, casting and rods and more.  Understanding where to start as a novice is going to help you dip your toes in the water of quality fishing so that you can make the most out of your experience, regardless of how much you're looking to get into it.  Here are some more helpful tips for the beginner to rely on for a fun and educational time [...]

Fishing Tips For The Beginner Angler

By |2019-02-12T19:34:35+00:00January 15th, 2019|Categories: Fishing Rules, Fishing Tips|Tags: , , , |

If you feel the salty air calling you to grab your fishing line and head out for some fun and to catch your next meal, you aren't alone.  More and more people are embracing their inner angler and looking for a worthwhile way to spend their free time.  To help out the novice anglers, we've put together some of the top tips to keep in mind when you're looking at setting out with your line and bait to enjoy the good ol' outdoors and all that it can offer. Make sure you've got the right current fishing license Unlike the cartoons, you can't [...]

Fishing Hook Basics and Their Needs

By |2018-11-29T21:34:44+00:00November 15th, 2018|Categories: Fishing Tips|Tags: , , |

Despite what the movies would like you to believe, there is a lot more to the world of fishing than simply heading out with a line, a pole and a hook.  Sure, it looks casual and trendy, but actually getting the catch that you came out there to get is as much about your equipment as it is about the location.  One of those critical pieces to know about and use to your advantage is a fishing hook. The different sizes There are various kinds of hooks, and one of the distinctions between then is going to be size.  A hook will be [...]

The Basics on Shark Fishing

By |2018-06-11T20:01:21+00:00June 15th, 2018|Categories: Fishing Tips|Tags: , , |

Grab your rod and and a boat, or book a charter with Galveston Fishing Charter for your shark expedition, and get ready for a great session of shark fishing.  Not sure how to do that?  We've got just the inside scoop but here's some info for you right now.  The basics on shark fishing are going to be easier than you could have imagined, making your next adventure that much easier to enjoy to the fullest. When is best to find shark: As far as timing is concerned, you'll be able to take a crack at shark fishing year-round.  In terms of the [...]

How to Prepare for a Day Out on the Water

By |2018-05-15T17:30:07+00:00May 15th, 2018|Categories: Fishing Tips|Tags: , , , |

The sun is shining, the water is beckoning, and you've got your fishing pole ready to go.  Let's hit the water!  Right?  Well, sure, but there may be a few more things that you might want to consider bringing along with you.  After all, taking care of your needs is critical when you're heading out on the bay for some adventures.  You don't want to find out, after you've already pushed off shore, that you forgot your sunscreen at home. Here's how to best prepare for a fun adventure on the water Bring lots of sunscreen Sunscreen is an absolute must-have out on [...]

What’s In Your Tackle Box?

By |2018-05-15T17:19:01+00:00April 15th, 2018|Categories: Fishing Tips|Tags: , |

Getting ready to head out on the open water and sink in a line means that you have to put together the right equipment to do just that.  When you are packing to go, the most important thing to focus on is, of course, your tackle box.  But, how do you know what to put in it?  Likely you have the right ideas as you are probably familiar with the basics but take a look at this guide and you can find all of your critical must-haves for hitting the road.  Or, boat. Extra fishing line You never want to run out when [...]