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Address: 900 Tarpon St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-5034
Phone Number: +1 800-605-5448
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Almost a great experience

The Captain was fantastic and one of the deckhands, Justin (aka Prospect) really made the trip great. Food and drink on board were affordable and we went out in October so there... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 16, 2016
Russ W
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Wimberley, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great trip. Left at 7:00 am and came back at 11:10 am. The trip was very enjoyable. Already left a review for San Jose Island. Jetty Boat trip was very quick and efficient.

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Nolanville, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great morning trip. Left at 10 back by 1230 for lunch. Captain had a cute little dog. Some people brought bikes over. Some had fishing stuff. Lots of crabs on beach. Dolphins jumping and turtles. Just right trip for us.

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Thank Cathy L
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

The Captain was fantastic and one of the deckhands, Justin (aka Prospect) really made the trip great. Food and drink on board were affordable and we went out in October so there were only about 25 people, which was terrific. However there was another deck hand, Eric. He singlehandedly made the trip not as good as it could have been.... More 

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6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

My family went on a fishing trip and caught a bunch of fish and a shark. Took my kiddos up to see what daddy caught and they loved it. Really a great place to charter a boat to go fishing.

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Thank Rebekah K
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17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016

Went out in June and limited out on Snapper,good trip.On Scat Cat. Went out in July and limed out on King Mackerel..wonderful time.On Scat Cat. Went out on 9/6th..signed up for Scat Cat but was put on the other boat, Wharf Cat. Totally different crew and attitude.First stop for Tuna..no Tuna at all. Second stop for Kings...Nada...a couple of Bonita.Crew... More 

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1 Thank william f
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016

I take the Jetty Boat regularly to St. Joseph's Island. Thank goodness for the Wharf. I just love their boats, employees, and shop! Judith W.

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Hondo, Texas
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

We rode the boat out 4 hours then stopped to fish. We were in approx 200' of water and neither of the automatic reels my sister and I had worked. The deckhand tried to fix them for about 15 minutes then went and got us manual reels which also did not work. Finally my sister gave up so I took... More 

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Magnolia, Texas
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

I booked 3 of us on the 7:00 to 3:00 boat 6 weeks in advance. We got there a little after 6:00 on August 19, 2016 and was told by Eddie there were not enough people to go out and we have to go on the 8:00 to 1:00 boat instead. When we told him we drove in from Houston... More 

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San Angelo, Texas
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4 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

Save your money. We were going east when the sun was setting. Boat driver, he could never be called a captain, arrived 5 mins before scheduled departure. Never said a word or pointed out interesting sites. It was pitiful. Pathetic.

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Thank SandrJo
Atascocita, Texas
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016

We rented Fat Bikes from Camp Coyoacan and rode them down to Fisherman's Warf to get on the jetty boat. The guy at the bike rental was the most AWSOME person i have met in a while. The Jetty boat ride was the complete opposite! We took the 10am jetty to San Jose Island. The ride was ok. It wasn't... More 

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