Fishing Update - Captain Bryan Brawner, www.crystalbeachcharters.com, 409-256-1265
August 4, 2016
I will be off several days and resume reports by the last half of August. I will not be accepting any more bookings until after Labor Day. I do not look for conditions to change any unless we have some big rain events...late summer pattern-watch the tides and bait...
July 26, 2016
We are in a regular summer pattern now in Galveston East Bay. The fish are on the move with large pods of bait and the bite is very tide dependent now. Trinity Bay is hot now with the leases and wells producing good. That will help a lot to relieve the pressure we have had here from the part time croaker guides. Staying on the move, being observant, and keying on bait activity and slicks has been the key to putting fish in the box. I am also staying away from dirty water when possible. The water clarity changes daily with different wind patterns and stronger incoming tides. Chartreuse colors are still working but I have been catching on darker plum, red shad, pumpkin seed colors also.
I am booking now for fall trips with mostly weekdays available now. I have a couple of slots also open toward the end of August for on the water class/seminars. Classes really pay off when weather conditions are like they are now.
Thanks, Captain Bryan Brawner
With my on-the-water class/seminars, I am offering a new feature which includes real time text fishing updates for my clients. Call me for more detailed information and available dates. I have a limited number of class days which I offer and prices of classes are going up in the spring. Lock in your trip with a gift certificate at current prices. Some weekend dates are available for classes now. Winter is a great time to take a class to be ready for the spring action!
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Before you book a trip with anyone, make sure that your guide is a full time professional guide and has a USCG captain's license and has commercial marine insurance to protect you and your family while on the water. While on your charter with me, you and your family are covered by Charter Lakes Marine Insurance.
I am a full time fishing guide on Galveston East Bay so I am available for charters 7 days a week. I offer half day and full day fishing trips on Galveston East Bay and also offer a no holds barred, on the water fishing class/seminar for Galveston East Bay. I plan my charters around your preferences so I offer trips for all skill levels and needs of my clients. I offer hardware (artificial lures) only trips, for the experienced sport fishermen who prefer to use only artificial lures. Also, I offer charters using live bait or a combination so we can take advantage of what they are hitting best for the day we are out. Your success and fun is what taking a fishing charter is about.
For exact fishing locations and techniques, I am conducting one-on-one classes of the Galveston East Bay System. We will spend a half-day trip exploring that bay and the techniques and timing of fishing there. Bring your hand-held GPS and a map and note pad and I will further your knowledge of the bay and patterns for fishing in all of the seasons of the year. These classes include everything from locations to tackle and lure selection; thus have a lot of content. So, I limit them to 2 persons max at a time. Call 409-256-1265 for more information. Classes start at 500.00 and are conducted in my boat on the water at the actual locations. We cover a lot of area and burn a lot of gas.
Call 409-256-1265 for availability of trips and to reserve your fishing adventure. Check my website www.CrystalBeachCharters.com for prices and more information. You can also e-mail me email@example.com for updated fishing conditions and trip availability.