Captain
Pat Powell

Member since December 2017 Bridge City, United States
Background
For Pat Powell, a local guide, fishing is a lifelong passion. He began fishing professionally when he retired from LE after 33 years. Pat takes safety very seriously and always works hard to put his clients on fish. Pat is a lifelong outdoorsman.
Techniques
Inshore/near coastal for speckled trout, redfish and flounder. Mainly shallow water with artificial lures.

Hey, I'm Captain Pat Powell

Bridge City, Estados Unidos
Background
For Pat Powell, a local guide, fishing is a lifelong passion. He began fishing professionally when he retired from LE after 33 years. Pat takes safety very seriously and always works hard to put his clients on fish. Pat is a lifelong outdoorsman.
Techniques
Inshore/near coastal for speckled trout, redfish and flounder. Mainly shallow water with artificial lures.
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Fishing Reports

Fall Gathering

August 25, 2019

So it begins The redfish have started their annual schooling activity. Read Full Report →


It's Summer.

July 29, 2019

This week has been pretty typical of summertime fishing in SE Texas...tough. Don't get me wrong, there are plenty of fish out there. Too many at times. Ladyfish, gafftops and croaker are swarming, prepared to eat your live bait… Read Full Report →


Flounder are Getting Bigger!

July 20, 2019

We had a very pleasant trip yesterday with a great young young couple from Kirbyville. Our intentions were to target be trout and and redfish, so we arrived at my secret spot , Lighthouse Cove, at daylight. Of couse,… Read Full Report →


Hurricane Barry

July 14, 2019

We got out for a little while yesterday, between the bands of Hurricane Barry, to fish the protected waters of Kieth Lake. I was anxious to see if any new salt was coming in with the meager surge. It… Read Full Report →


Good ...When we can go.

June 20, 2019

Fishing has been good all spring and into summer...but the wind! The trick has been finding salt water in this period of record rainfall. For months, the Keith Lake chain of marsh lakes held a pocket of relatively high… Read Full Report →


Big Red Day

June 03, 2019

As always, every day is different in salt water. Summer is here! Yesterday was overwhelmed by redfish. Chartreuse Down South Lures were the go-to bait, and our arms were tired by the end of the day. Read Full Report →


Aother Good Day

March 30, 2019

With a cold front pending, mself and Steven Tubbs were able to put together a pretty nice box on Keith Lake this morning. Most fish were caught on chartreuse DSLs and true to spring, 4-5 small fish were leases… Read Full Report →


Great Couple of Days

March 02, 2019

The last couple of days on Sabine Lake have been the best we've had in months. He redfish were big, bad and pletiful. More trout were put on the boat in the last two days than the last to… Read Full Report →


Reds have been good!

January 04, 2019

The recent rains have put the trout in limbo, but the redfish are on fire! Jerry and his grandson, Jonathon, caught fish every cast for three hours Friday, using dead shrimp under a popping cork. The brisk West wind… Read Full Report →


Picking a fight.....

August 01, 2018

Not our usual gig but these blacktips are so thick right now you can wear yourself (and your guide) out pronto! Read Full Report →


Cold!!

January 20, 2018

...but Doc still managed to catch this no spot redfish, along with several others to 30". Water on Lake Sabine was 41° and it took a while to figure things out. Find warmer water and you'll find the fish. Read Full Report →


Big Reds are on FIRE!

December 17, 2017

Lots of big redfish today. They were in huge schools, biting anything you put in the water. Downside...they were BIG. Very few few fish were small enough to keep. Trout were plentiful, but small. Read Full Report →

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4.98
out of 5 stars from 14 reviews
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Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
89%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
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Wesley C.
Nacogdoches, TX
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June fishing trip

VERIFIED   Junio 7, 2020
After a missed connection because we thought a storm was rolling in, the trip was effortlessly changed to a better date for...
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Yunqing S.
Houston, TX
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Whole day fishing

VERIFIED   Septiembre 10, 2019
we started the day early at 6AM. The captain changed the fishing locations a couple of times. Around 8Am at the 2nd spot, we...
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Gary M.
Houston, TX
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Half Day Trip with Capt. Powell

Agosto 13, 2019
I have fished with dozens of guides all over the country over the past 30+ years and Capt. Powell ranks with the best of them....
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Hunter A.
Houston, Texas
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Full day trip with Captain Powell

VERIFIED   Agosto 31, 2019
I only have good things to say about Captain Powell and our trip. He was able to put us on some good fish early in the morning...
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Ryan D.
Silsbee, TX
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Full day with Captain Pat Powell

VERIFIED   Julio 20, 2019
On a day when fish weren’t very active Captain Powell did everything in his power to get us on the fish. We ended up...
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