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Reel Men Fishing Charters

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715 N Holiday Dr, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-3056
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Always great fishing with Capt. Derek

Capt. Derek knows how to fish! This was my second time to fish with these guys, and once again I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David B
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Always a great time when fishing with Reel Men Fishing Charters!

This was our second time using Reel Men Fishing Charters and having Captain Derek as our fishing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ahotard26
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Houston, Texas
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Reel Men Fishing Charters is a Private, Guided Fishing Charter located in Galveston, Texas. With multiple charters and trips to choose from, you can choose your Best Fishing Experience that Reel Men Fishing Charters has to offer. Reel Men specializes in Bay/Jetty charters, Speckled Trout fishing and Shark excursions.
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“captain derek” (39 reviews)
“black drum” (7 reviews)
“black tip” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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715 N Holiday Dr, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-3056
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Capt. Derek knows how to fish! This was my second time to fish with these guys, and once again I was not disappointed! When other guys were not catching fish, we were killing it! Thanks Capt. Derek! You’re the man! And Meghan who handles the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second time using Reel Men Fishing Charters and having Captain Derek as our fishing guide. It was mostly sharks this time but we definitely had a great time catching them. Thanks for another great experience Captain Derek! We'll be back!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

AWESOME! Caught a huge Red Drum, we all actually hit our limit! Caught my first shark as well! Captain Deric was fantastic! Had a great time- will book again!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

3 of us went out early morning on June 8th for a shark fishing trip with captain Derek. We started by fishing a reck for smaller sharks so that everyone could get some action. Once that slowed down we moved on for the bigger sharks....More

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reelmenfc, Owner at Reel Men Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

HI Austin! Thank you for coming down from East Texas to The Island and fishing a Shark Hunt with us. Thank you for taking the time to leave a great review too! We will definitely send the hunters looking for good old fashion forest hunts...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hands down my favorite fishing charter I've ever been on. We went on a shark hunt and limited out in no time. Two were caught in the first 10 minutes of fishing; they actually bit at the same time and had 2 reels going at...More

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reelmenfc, Owner at Reel Men Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you, Dion, for taking the moment to leave us a good review! We are glad to hear we are your favorite charter and we hope to keep that spot forever. Although it is hard to compete with Florida (native Floridian writing this response), we...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time! With Meghan’s help, I was able to get everything set up and she made it much easier. Me and my two boys and their grandpa met Capt Derek at his boat Monday morning. Our first day with Captain Derek, which consisted...More

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reelmenfc, Owner at Reel Men Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Mike! I can say I am much relieved that your two trips were awesome and that yall caught lots of fish! Thank you ESPECIALLY for mentioning me (Meghan) in this review. Capt Derek gets ALL the attention and its hard not to sit inside...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is my 2nd charter with Capt. Derek and it didn’t disappoint! Went out to get shark and ended up with three black tip and two massive red fish. Derek works his butt off for his clients and his determination is what landed us these...More

Thank Spencer M
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reelmenfc, Owner at Reel Men Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Spencer booked his trip way in advance!! like 4 months in advance! Meghan appreciates that! Thank you for fishing with us again! We appreciate your loyalty more than you can know!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Folks let me tell you, I’m 68 and been fishing at the coast most of my life.. our Captain, Derrick, is an amazing guy and his main agenda is to get you on fish! He is great with Kids, Old and young!! I’ll be back!!

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reelmenfc, Owner at Reel Men Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Gary, Thank you for taking the time to leave us 5 stars and a review! It means a lot that experienced fishermen like our little charter and want to come back and fish with us again. We truly appreciate you and your family.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for a fishing charter in Galveston, look no further than Reel Men Fishing Charters. Captain Derek works hard to get you on the fish. My son and I went out on a four hour fishing charter, we landed seven sharks and...More

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reelmenfc, Owner at Reel Men Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you, Don, for booking your Shark Hunt with us! and Thank you for the most excellent review.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Got to watch my wife reel in a five foot black tip! My son reeled in five! Could not have been more proud! Thanks Capt!More

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reelmenfc, Owner at Reel Men Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi John, Thank you for fishing with us and taking the time to leave us a review. We are so glad that your wife and son had a great time and caught some good fish! We are here to help make the memories you can...More

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Tiffany L
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Response from aschenbd | Reviewed this property |
Yes, all of the tackle and bait were provided
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Shelby S
May 25, 2018|
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Response from reelmenfc | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. The cost of our charters depends on the type of trip you chose and how many people you have in your group. Our most inexpensive trip is $350 for the Half day, 4 hour trip for 1-3 people, then... More
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Response from Lori P | Reviewed this property |
If the captain knows your wanting red fish he will do his best to make that happen. He is fantastic and knowledgeable. You will not be disappointed. Please tell Megan when booking what fish you want as she will be able to... More
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