Fishing with Capt. Charles


 Capt. Charles Butler welcomes you to his website. Capt Charles is a full time professional fishing guide. He is a United States Coast Guard and Texas Parks & Wildlife approved licensed captain. He has been fishing the Galveston complex as a professional guide for over 15 years which allows you and your guest a great chance to have a successful and fun fishing experience. He specializes in bay fishing trips that target speckled trout, red fish and flounder with live bait. He loves to take out any angler no matter their skill level. Capt. Charles takes great pride in providing his party with excellent courteous service, actually, he sees himself as your personal waiter. He will spoil his customers rotten. He loves to take families and kids fishing, because he loves to teach them some of his saltwater fishing techniques that will allow them to catch more fish.

 Capt. Charles has a 22ft. Center console Sea Pro boat powered by a 200 hp mercury motor. This boat can accommodate up to 4 anglers on most outings. Capt. Charles also provides his guest quality rods & reels, live bait, ice, and your catch will be cleaned and bagged at the end of your outing. Capt. Charles looks forward to creating a memorable fishing trip for all his clients. The great thing about Capt. Charles is he is a full time fishing guide that fishes all the seasons. He uses his years of experience and knowledge of fishing all the Galveston bays on every outing to ensure you have the best fishing trip possible. The knowledge and experience of a fishing guide especially in Galveston can make the difference in having a great or bad fishing experience. Capt. Charles will always work with you to set up a trip according to your fishing needs. Give Capt. Charles Butler a call today to book your private guided trip.

Speckled Trout Trips Capt. Charles specializes bay fishing outings either drift fishing or anchored fishing with live bait or artificial baits. Depending on the time of year, weather conditions and where the fish are abundant will determine the type of fishing you and your guest will encounter. Capt. Charles will put you in the best position to catch fish. He offers half day and full day charters to go in search of speckled trout, red fish, flounder and a wide variety of seasonal species. When you fish with Capt. Charles you will need to bring your favorite drinks and snacks and your Texas fishing license. Live bait can be bought at market price by Charles and you can reimburse him for the bait cost at the end of the outing.

 All of Capt. Charles's trips are aboard his 22ft. Sea Pro powered by a 200 Mercury motor. His boat is equipped with a Garmin navigational system, necessary safety equipment, (U.S.C.G. approved) live bait tank and two ice chest to keep both your catch and refreshments cold during your trip. The vessel is also equipped with a trolling motor and an anchoring system to easily navigate you into shallow water fishing areas.

 One of the great things about the Galveston Bay Complex is, it produces excellent fishing action all year round. Many species navigate in and out of the main three bays that make up the complex throughout all four seasons. A knowledgable fishing guide with experience like Capt. Charles will know where to go and what to throw according to the time of year and especially the weather conditions. Capt. Charles has spent many days & has logged many hours learning the all Galveston bay and gulf coast waters. Call Capt. Charles if you have any questions about his fishing trips, pricing and availability. Capt. Charles Butler is waiting to hear from you, to book or reserve your exciting and fun filled private guided Galveston fishing trip.


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This 22ft. Sea Pro center console boat is powered by a 200 HP Mercury motor & features a powerful trolling motor. It allows you to receive a smooth & comfortable ride on your trip. Top of the line electronics & all USCG approved safety equipment is on board. It has plenty of room and storage space. This boat is great for the open bays & it has room for 1-4 anglers. It is perfect for any type of fishing trip in Galveston.

Charles Boat



1-2 people $425.00 - 3 people $475.00 - 4 people $550.00
• FULL DAY FISHING TRIP: 8 hours - Add $100.00
There is a reimbursement charge for live bait.
 $100.00 deposit is required to reserve your trip.
• Cancellations require at least a 3 day notice.
Trips cancelled due to weather will be rescheduled.
• Any gratuities are greatly appreciated by Capt. Charles!
Capt. Charles Butler reserves the right to cancel any and all fishing trip due to unsafe weather conditions.
Galveston Bay Fishing Trips



A $100.00 deposit is due at
time of booking. You can
reimburse Charles for bait
(live shrimp/ live croaker)
at the end of your trip.


Quality Rods and Reels
Latest Artificial Lures/baits
Ice and bottled water
Fish cleaned and bagged
Great day on the water!


Snacks & your favorite drinks
Hat, sun glasses & sunscreen
Proper clothing for the trip
Ice chest for your catch
TX Saltwater Fishing License

TX Parks & Wildlife Dept.
Phone 832-338-4426 • • © Fishing with Capt. Charles
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