Are you looking for a great fishing spot that offers you a variety of shallow and deep water fish? If so it’s time for you to consider the Port O’Connor area for your next fishing excursion to have the most fun fishing in some of the most beautiful areas in the coastal Texas area. Port O’Connor offers you the benefit of dee and shallow water fishing, a variety of grasses that help create the perfect environment for these fish and the first class home grown experience of staying at Bay Flats Lodge during your week of fun on the water.
Located halfway between Louisiana and Mexica along the Gulf of Mexico on the Texas Coastline, Port O’Connor is one of the best kept fishing secrets in the world. This area offers the habitat which fish love and you’ll enjoy as you capture the dinner for the night out of the deep waters of Galveston Bay or the shallows of the Lower Laguna Madre. No matter what type of fishing you love more, you’ll find this coastal region is an impressive, picturesque and gorgeous area for you to fish and have a wonderful time bringing in the big catch out of the water.
Originally inhabited by the tribes of the Karankawa Indians, fishing in this area dates back as far as the 1500s. The area the Indians fished and lived off of stretched from Galveston Island to Corpus Christi Bay. Today this small fishing community, which is known as Port O’Connor is a destination location for many anglers around the world to come and see what fish they’ll be able to pull from the green grassy waters or the beautiful blue of the Gulf Coast area.
Whether you want to set records for speckled trout or you’d rather reel in a redfish this is the place to do it. You can even head up to some of the shallow water lakes and catch some crustacean and baitfish. Flounder love to settle in these lakes as well, making this a great place for you to find some of the tastiest fish you’ve ever caught.
After a day on the water, bring your catch back to Bay Flats Lodge and let the chef know what you want done with the fish. The world class chefs at the lodge can prepare your fish to your liking and give you the finishing touches on a day that included the fishing and eating you’ve always wanted to experience.