Harlingen CVB
311 E. Tyler St.
Harlingen, TX 78550
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The Texas coast is home to all of the popular game fish species sought after throughout the Gulf of Mexico. Whether it is Redfish, Snook, Tarpon or Marlin you are after, South Texas has them all. This tropical fishing experience is unlike anything else in the U.S. offering the same angling experience that fisherman travel the world to find. Fish the ankle deep flats on Friday and explore the sapphire waters offshore on Sunday without the thousand dollar flight, the passports, or the Visas.Take advantage of the world class lodging and the professional guide services to make a lasting memory out of your trip.The Texas International Fishing Tournament is held August. In the last seven decades the tournament has become the largest on the Texas Gulf Coast, and is ranked in the top ten billfish tournaments in the world.

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Captain Murphy’s Deep Sea Fishing

1 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX
Phone: (956) 761-2764

Captain Murphy’s Charter Fishing was established by Matt Murphy in 1961. It is now owned and operated by Stephen and Patrick Murphy.  They fish out of South Padre Island in the bay and offshore.

Family Fun Fishing Adventures

34691 FM 1577, San Benito, TX
Phone: 956-456-9414

Family fishing adventures

Fishing With the Pettys

Laguna Vista, TX
Phone: (956) 943-2747

The Petty’s have been guiding since 1980.  Janie and Fred Petty guide fishermen out of Laguna Vista by drifting over the Laguna Madre bay throwing various artificials.

Frontier Charters

Port Mansfield, TX
Phone: (956) 364-2001

Guided by Capt. Mark Atkinson out of Arroyo City and South Padre Island. Frontier Charters focuses on sight fishing the flats of the Laguna Madre. Frontier Charters also offers guided kayak trips.

Getaway Adventures Lodge

1000 West Port, Port Mansfield, TX
Phone: (956) 944.4000

The Getaway Adventure Lodge was established in 1999 in Port Mansfield, Texas.  Captain Bruce Shuler founded the lodge and along with 4 other captains including his son, Captain Brandon Shuler, guides fishermen in the Port Mansfield area both near and offshore.

Island Outfitters

206 W Swordfish, South Padre, TX
Phone: (956) 433-9935

Led by Skipper Ray, Island Outfitters offers guided trips on the Laguna Madre using both conventiona and fly tackle and is home to a complete outfitters shop with tackle, supplies and fishing licenses available for sale.

Kingfisher Inn and Guide Services

Arroyo City, TX
Phone: (956) 371-8801

Kingfisher Inn and Guide Services offers fine lodging and guide service on the world-class fishery of the Lower Laguna Madre of the south Texas Gulf Coast.

Screamin Reels Charters

Port Mansfield, TX
Phone: (956) 944-2392

Join Captain Bob Lany on the beautiful waters of the lower Laguna Madre, from the Land Cut to Port Isabel.

Snook Dude Fishing Charters

Port Mansfield, TX
Phone: (832) 385-1431

At the age of five, Capt. Garza started fishing the Lower Laguna Madre with his grandfather and father.  Since he was young, fishing has been passion which led him to a career in the retail fishing industry. He became an avid fly fisherman which soon led him to kayak fishing.

South Padre Sport Fishing Charters

510 Queen Isabella Blvd, Port Isabelle, TX
Phone: (956) 299-0444

The REEL Madness, skippered by Captain Todd Lohry is an awesome South Padre Island sport fishing boat that offers exciting deep sea fishing trips into the Texas region of the Gulf of Mexico.

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