3G Fishing Charters

5 reviews
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Galveston is known for being home to some incredible offshore fishing opportunities. Captain Matt Garner can’t wait to take you out on an adventure and help you hook some seriously impressive monsters of the deep! You’ll find him at the helm of 3G Fishing Charters, a family-owned and operated company that wants to pass on their love of fishing, as well as building relationships with their customers that last a lifetime.

Together, the crew of 3G Fishing Charters have been exploring the offshore waters of the Gulf of Mexico for the past 30 years. Capt. Matt has won over 22 offshore fishing tournaments, and loves competing at a high level. He uses this wealth of experience and knowledge to provide guests with incredible offshore angling adventures – he especially loves helping them to bottom fish for deep sea superstars such as huge Red Snapper!

You’ll be traveling on board one of the hottest boats in Galveston, your captain’s 40’ Donzi center console, powered by triple 300 HP motors – you’ll be on fish in no time! She can accommodate up to 6 guests, so bring along the whole family, or get ready to settle some scores with your angling buddies. There’s plenty of room on her deck for angling action, and she’s decked out with top-notch navigational and safety gear, as well as a full toilet for your comfort.

When it comes to the species on offer, you’ll have the chance to battle the Gulf’s hottest saltwater superstars. Capt. Matt can’t wait to hook you up with a monster, so he’ll take you on the hunt for Red Snapper, Mahi Mahi, a variety of Shark species, King and Spanish Mackerel, Jack Crevalle, and plenty of other species that lurk among the reefs and wrecks. He’ll make sure you’re equipped with top-notch rods and reels, as well as bait and tackle, to hook your catch.

Capt. Matt has one motto: “Fishing is our only business, and business is good!” Join him aboard 3G Fishing Charters, where you’ll hook the monster catch of your dreams and become part of the 3G family!



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  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip – Offshore
    In demand! Last booked: 5 days ago
    Low rate Depósito no reembolsable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $1,900
    price breakdown
    $1,900
    This full day offshore adventure is action-packed and perfect for anglers looking for the thrill of a lifetime! You'll travel out to the hotspots at 50 miles an hour, so you'll arrive at the best fishing spots and have plenty of fishing time. You'll have the chance to hook a huge variety of species using different techniques: from bottom fishing, trolling, and more for Red Snapper, King Mackerel, Cobia, Mahi, a variety of Shark, Jackfish, Tripletail, and plenty more. Rods, reels, and fuel are included.
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About the Captain

Matt Garner
Galveston, Texas, Estados Unidos
Angler's Choice
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96 Customer Reviews
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Member since Mayo 2018
I have been fishing the Texas Gulf Coast for over 20 years and have a passion for offshore fishing. I love hooking into the monsters of the deep. I have won over 22 offshore fishing tournaments and love competing at a high level. I take pride in putting my clients/friends on the fish of a lifetime. Here at 3G Fishing Charters we make memories that last a lifetime!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Great) Barracuda (Great)
Cobia Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Jack Crevalle Jack Crevalle

King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Shark (Blacktip) Shark (Blacktip)
Shark (Hammerhead) Shark (Hammerhead)
Shark (Porbeagle) Shark (Porbeagle)

Shark (Tiger) Shark (Tiger)
Snapper (Red) Snapper (Red)
Spadefish Spadefish
Spanish Mackerel Spanish Mackerel

Boat Specs

DONZI (Center console) originally built in 2007. Powered by 3 300HP Yamaha engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 50 knots.

Length
40 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Drift Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate

Cancellation Policy

Deposit non-refundable

If it is unsafe to travel, you may still cancel free of charge or change the dates of your booking.

Listing Policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Cash
Visa
Mastercard

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3% fee.

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.75
out of 5 stars from 5 reviews
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Made the best of it.
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Good experience
75%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
80%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
75%
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Robin S.
Montgomery, Texas
 4.00
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Made the best of it.

VERIFIED   Junio 13, 2020
The wind made our trip go from offshore to inshore at the last minute. Was disappointed but not the fault of 3G. They were...
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Colby S.
Mabank, TX
 5.00
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VERIFIED   Septiembre 13, 2019
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Michael H.
New Caney, Texas
 5.00
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8 HR Off ShoreTrip

VERIFIED   Julio 21, 2019
Great Trip, got right on the fish. Weather put us in early but we had limited out on Snapper and had two nice Kings!. Captain...
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Roy H.

The captain canceled

VERIFIED   NEW  Julio 31, 2020
The charter operator canceled 6 days prior to the trip date. This is an automated posting
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Dallas, TX
 5.00
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Best Trip Ever!!!!!!!

Junio 4, 2019
Captain Kyle was killing it, shark after shark after shark. I would highly recommend fishing with Captain Kyle!!!!!
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