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Dolphin Dock Day Trips

300 W Cotter Ave, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4032
+1 800-393-3474
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First Fishing Experience

This was my first fishing experience ever, and my husband's first in a very long time. The guides... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Caitlin F
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Austin, Texas
12hr Deep Sea trip

I can only sum this trip up in one word... "Awesome"! We started the trip with a 3-3 1/2 hour boat... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Freaky F
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible14%
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“snapper” (23 reviews)
“captain tim” (6 reviews)
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300 W Cotter Ave, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4032
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first fishing experience ever, and my husband's first in a very long time. The guides were nice, but had to be flagged down for assistance when you needed it because they were so busy. I was totally lost and they helped me...More

Thank Caitlin F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I can only sum this trip up in one word... "Awesome"! We started the trip with a 3-3 1/2 hour boat ride to the Vermilion Snapper honey hole and on my first drop, a double hookup! One 20" Vermilion and an equally impressive Red, but...More

1  Thank Freaky F
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Well, I am not the best at writing reviews, even though i count on them many times. Let me just say we were in Corpus for spring break and on a whim we decided my youngest son and I should go on a deep sea...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We went on the 12 hour fishing trip. We have gone on some of these party boats before. The captain got us on fish at each stop. The mates worked their butt off trying to help with lines and land fish. We did catch quite...More

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Reviewed 23 February 2017

Super excited to do this as it's been on our bucket list for years! Our party of 6 (grampa, dad, and 4 teen grandsons) went during a 2 for 1 special on Tuesday (day before yesterday) for a 8 hour trip - we booked early,...More

Thank TicknorTribe
Reviewed 29 January 2017

We had a great fishing trip although the water was really rough we caught a lot of fish and had them filleted on the dock. Boat was the Captain Paul and was small for 30 people. The crew was great we baited our hooks but...More

Thank ldorrn
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

My husband took our son to this professionally run charter boat for the 4 hour, where very few fish were caught (but can't be controlled it is nature after all). The captain and mate were nice, professional and helpful. They had a nice day out...More

1  Thank AndreaWM
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

the deck hands fished more than we did, could not get pole rigged. deck hands too busy fishing themselves. Capt was good to get us on fish but deck hands didnt have time to help us. Rude hispanic deckhand. Started being nice and friendly when...More

5  Thank HOLLYMAN1
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Once again, we had an awesome angling experience with Dolphin Docks! We have been out with them many times, but, this last trip was the best ever. It was my wife's birthday weekend, and as usual, she wanted to go fishing. We were scheduled for...More

Thank Dwaine M
Reviewed 15 November 2016

not very professional, chain-smoking and not particularly helpful, boat is not in great shape, didn't catch much (others also) -- 1/3 of the people were seasick, we did go to 4 different fishing spots and saw dolphins -- which was cool

2  Thank esfesq
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william f
What will we try to catch in June on the state water 4 hour trip...? Bill
29 April 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
I believe Red Snapper are in season in June. You will definitely get onto some vermillion snapper. My son caught a nice King on a four hour trip in July last year. In addition you might get a shot at a shark or amberjack. I... More
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safetyman50
What is the charge for 9hrs
11 September 2015|
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Response from Attorney_and_Mom | Reviewed this property |
For a ten hour trip in April 2016, it was $105 each, discounted to $100 each if you paid cash.
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