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On Galveston Bay, There’s More to Fishing Than Bait and Tackle

The Houston region has a wealth of opportunities for recreational fishing. From ponds to lakes and out to the Gulf of Mexico, there’s no shortage of places to fish. And if you’re a beginner or don’t own the equipment you need, there are hundreds of guides to choose from. Houston Matters’ Maggie Martin met up […]

Fishing Guide Captain John Chesser on his boat with Bird Island in the background.

The Houston region has a wealth of opportunities for recreational fishing. From ponds to lakes and out to the Gulf of Mexico, there’s no shortage of places to fish. And if you’re a beginner or don’t own the equipment you need, there are hundreds of guides to choose from.

Houston Matters’ Maggie Martin met up with a fishing guide on the Bolivar Peninsula to learn more about the fishing scene here.

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