Fishing Reports by Captain Skipper Ray

About The Author: Captain

Company: Island Outfitters

Area Reporting: South Padre Island

Bio: Skipper has been fishing the Lower Laguna Madre area since 1977. Flyfishing is his passion but fishes trout, redfish, flounder, tarpon, and snook with conventional tackle as well. He is also a freelance writer for several publications in Texas.

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Redfish on the flats (11/03/2010)
[South Padre Island,TX] Fall is a great time to hunt down and catch reds on the flats. Trout have been slim but still catching a few.
Fishing South Padre Island Texas for Trout and Redfish (5/08/2010)
[South Padre Island,TX] Trout and redfish are haunting the flats looking for something to eat.
Texas Fishing (4/01/2010)
[Lower Luguna Madre,TX] Fishing South Padre Island, Texas. The fishing is heating up as the weather starts to do the same. Lot's of fish are starting to show up at all the regular haunts, so its time to get on the water and don't be afraid of the wind.
Valintines Day Fishing (2/15/2010)
[Lower Luguna Madre,TX] It's cold but the fish are still bitting..
Halloween Fishing Three Islands Lower Laguna Madre (10/31/2009)
[Lower Luguna Madre,TX] Fall fishing in the Lower Laguna Madre has been fair to midlin. We have some great weather still ahead with redfish being the hot targets either on flies or luies
Fishing South Padre (9/02/2008)
[South Padre Island,TX] Red fishing and tarpon fishing around SOuth Padre Island Texas
Fishing Report for 4/22/09 (4/24/2008)
[South Padre Island,TX] Fishing in South Padre Island Area is heating up. Lots of redfish and trout are coming to the docks as we read this.
Trout Fishing Techniques (4/19/2008)
[South Padre Island,TX] Give it a try and you'll see that trout and redfish can be caught very easly with this method. Reds like it best worked faster and trout slower. Try skipping the Gulp on the surface and walking the dog action and watch the redfish explode on it.
The Tailing Reds (4/06/2007)
[South Padre Island,TX] Fly Fishing tailing reds in the South Padre Island Area.