Fishing Report

Capt. John 10 Hour Offshore Saturday September 3, 2016

With 77 of us anglers aboard Captain Johnny Williams headed the party boat to the East of the Island shortly after leaving Galveston’s Pier 19. The clear green waters at the first platform at about 28 miles out was again a Atlantic spadefish hotspot….until it wasn’t. By the time it wasn’t around 400 of those eager…

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Capt. John 10 Hour Offshore Sunday August 28, 2016

With Captain Johnny Williams at the wheel the party boat Capt. John headed off to the East and ESE of the island. The area chosen for the 28 anglers to try their baits of cut squid or Spanish sardines were the productive platforms that have been the focus of these 10 hour trips recently. Along with dodging…

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Capt. John 10 Hour Offshore August 27, 2016

The party boat Capt. John’s 10 hour offshore fishing trip today was headed up by Captain Johnny Williams. He had his 80 anglers fishing  production platforms from 15 to 30 miles to the East of the island. Using baits of cut squid or whole Spanish sardines that were fished from near the surface to the bottom…

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Capt. John 36 Hour Wednesday-Thursday August 24-25, 2016

Captains Johnny and Jill Williams headed up this 36 hour, overnight tuna safari. The first stop on Wednesday afternoon was about 80 miles to the South of the island in 250 feet of water, the natural bottom structure gave them around 200 vermillion snapper an assortment of other bottom fish and one kingfish. As is…

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Capt. John 10 Hour Offshore Saturday August 20, 2016

The 81 anglers aboard the party boat Capt. John were first headed in a southerly direction by Captain Johnny Williams with the ride in that direction being on the bumpy side Captain Williams made a turn to the East and the ride turned into a gentle rolling motion. The platform chosen as our first stop was…

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Capt. John 10 Hour Offshore Sunday August 14, 2016

Captain Johnny Williams also headed up todays 10 hour offshore fishing by the party boat Capt. John. As it was on Saturday platforms off to the East and ESE of the island were fished. The baits used and water column areas fished were also the same as Saturday. Catch results were similar as yesterday but…

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Capt. John 10 Hour Offshore Saturday August 13, 2016

Todays 10 hour offshore fishing trip by the party boat was again run to platforms to the East and ESE of the island. Captain Johnny Williams put his 75 anglers on another great catch of Atlantic spadefish and bonnethead shark. These species come from near the surface to at or near the bottom. The spadefish hit small…

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Capt. John 10 Hour Offshore Sunday August 7, 2016

Platforms off to the East of the island were again the fishing targets chosen by Captain Johnny Williams for the 60 anglers on the party boat Capt. John. Several production platforms from 15 to 30 miles off to the ESE of the island in 30 to 40 feet of calm, green water were fished. Once again spadefish…

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Capt. John 10 Hour Offshore Saturday August 6, 2016

With Captain Johnny Williams at the wheel the party boat Capt. John left Pier 19 with 82 of us anglers aboard. Again the target species were Atlantic spadefish and bonnethead shark with ling and kingfish looking to be added. Three platforms were fished from 13 to almost 30 miles to the ESE of the island. With clear…

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Capt. John 10 Hour Offshore Friday August 5, 2016

Todays offshore trip by the party boat Capt. John was back to the normal 10 hour variety. Captain Johnny Williams took the 50 of us fishermen aboard to five surface platforms which were from 13 to 20 miles to SSW of the island. The primary targets for the squid or sardine baits were Atlantic spadefish and bonnet…

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