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Capt. Jesse Francisco has been fishing Galveston Bay since he was 10 years old. Utilizing his 33 years of fishing experience in Galveston Bay Complex allowed his knowledge of theoretical and practical understanding of targeting speckle trout, redfish, flounder, black drum, sheepshead and mangrove snappers. Using live and artificial baits help him expand his knowledge, which he enjoys sharing while guiding the Texas Bays. The main baits to target these game fish are live shrimp, mullet and croakers. Captain Jesse loves to wade, drift in the bay using both live and soft plastics baits at different times of the year. His Galveston Fishing Charter will coordinate multi boat trips where large groups or parties need more than one Captain. His team along with their vast skills won't disappoint. Managing all the ins and outs to make your experience hassle free. So if you would like a great day on the water, and a great learning experience; give the Captain a call and get ready for a good time fishing!
Captain Jesse Francisco
Captain Kris Durel
Kris Durel is a full time fishing guide here at Gulf Coast King Fishing Charters. He offers his services all year round. Kris is a highly skilled fisherman and was raised in the Kemah, Seabrook, Clear Lake & Galveston area. He grew up fishing all over Galveston Bay with his father since he was 10 years old. Capt. Kris has a passion for fishing & everything to do with it! He also strives to provide a great experience & make memories you will never forget. He will always use his experience, knowledge & fishing skills to make sure he puts you on the fish. Capt. Kris has been fishing all over the Galveston Bay system for over 36 years. He specializes in bay fishing for speckled trout, redfish, and flounder. He also fishes freshwater areas up North for several different species of freshwater fish. Capt. Kris enjoys fishing with his beautiful wife & 4 daughters & can definitely provide a great experience for your children and families also. You will receive a safe and very comfortable trip in a 24ft. Gulf Coast boat that 1-4 people can fish with ease. Captain Kris provides drifting or wading trips with live bait or artificial baits. Call Captain Kris today to book a fun & exciting trip or quite possibly the best fishing experience you have ever had.
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