Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) – Fishing Info

About Spotted Fever Guide Service

Where does Spotted Fever Guide Service fish?

We fish the Galveston Bay area, including Atlantic Ocean, Sabine Neches Canal, North Prong Mud Bayou, Barnes Slough, Spindletop Ditch, Taylor Bayou, Lake Surprise, Onion Bayou, Oyster Bayou, Wallis Lake, Knoll Ponds, Robinson Bayou, Elmgrove Lake.


What are the target fish?

Target fish include Blck Drum, Flounder, Redfish, Speckled Trout


Where in Galveston Bay to we meet our guests?

We meet at 1295 N Stingaree Dr ( 1295 N Stingaree Dr, Crystal Beach, TX 77650, USA ), Stingaree Restaurant & Marina ( 1295 N Stingaree Dr, Crystal Beach, TX 77650, USA ), JB'S SEAFOOD ( 1263 Canal W, Crystal Beach, TX 77650, USA )


Do I need a STATE Fishing license?

Yes, a Fishing license is required


Where do I get a STATE Fishing license?

Texas residents and visitors 17 years of age and older are required to possess a Texas fishing license when fishing in the public waters of Texas.

How much should I Tip?

It is customary to tip 20% of the trip total. We work tirelessly to make sure you have a guest experience!


Do I need to bring my own gear?

No, we provide standard gear such as rods and reels so you don’t need to worry about anything. But please feel free to bring you own gear if you prefer.