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Crystal Flats Guide Service

209 W Whiting St, Jim’s Pier, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6920
+1 956-346-0140
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Wonderful experience.

Just being on the water was fantastic. Watching the dolphins play was an added bonus. Plus we had... read more

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Reviewed 19 December 2014
elizabirder
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Delaware City, Delaware
Captain Cliff-Crystal Flats Guide Service

We are just back from a great charter with Captain Cliff. We brought in two oversize Redfish along... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2014
Mark L
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Austin, Texas
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Crystal Flats Guide Service Hello Everyone, My name is Captain Cliff Fleming and specialize in private bay fishing trips. I am a local fishing guide that has been fishing the Lower Laguna Madre since 1974. My passion to fish turned me into a passionate professional guide in 1986 when I got licensed by the USCG. When you fish with me my main goal is to have FUN while catching quality fish. I am a patient teacher and a low key coach for experience anglers as well a small children. Everything is provided bait, tackle ice and drinking water, except anyone 17 or older will need at least a one day Texas fishing license. I have quality tackle and a flats boat that easily navigates the very shallow waters of the bay and also handles the near shore fishing challenges as well. We catch redfish, speckled trout, flounder, snook, kings, tarpon, mangrove snapper, and spanish mackeral as the seasonal runs provide them to us. If you and your family or buddies want to go on a FUN filled fishing trip and learn some new techniques, and get some local history of the area a the same time, I can provide those services while catching some great fish. Sight fishing, spin fishing, bait fishing, and fly fishing are all in my bag of services. Optional FUN Services 2-3 Hours before Sundown Trips Summer Time only Begin at 5 to 530 PM Just for more fun we can mix it up with some Bird or dolphin watching, a little fishing, or attempt some turtle or sea life photo hunting. We could Stop for a libation at a locals pub on the water. Perhaps a birthday surprise hopping around trip or even a special lovey-dovey nostalgic cruse. Friday Fireworks trips too. Basic Rate: $325.00 for 1-2 people. Each additional passenger is $35.00. 6 max by law Capt. Cliff Fleming
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19 Dec 2014
“Wonderful experience.”
8 Oct 2014
“Captain Cliff-Crystal Flats Guide Service”
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209 W Whiting St, Jim’s Pier, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6920
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Reviewed 19 December 2014

Just being on the water was fantastic. Watching the dolphins play was an added bonus. Plus we had a lovely meal of fresh fish after wards at a local seafood restaurant the captain suggested that cooked up our fish. Great service. Thanks! Captain Cliff.More

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Cliff F, Owner at Crystal Flats Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2014

Liz, It's always a treat to have a trip with you. I always learn something else new about the many shore and palegic birds we encounter. I wish people knew there were so many birds to observe while enjoying a South Texas bay fishing trip...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2014

We are just back from a great charter with Captain Cliff. We brought in two oversize Redfish along with some nice trout. We also had a great time fishing in the channel hooking up on some very hard fighting Crevalle Jacks. As usual Captain Cliff...More

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Cliff F, Owner at Crystal Flats Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2014

Island party boys, Your time and effort to place a trip advisor review is unsurpassed and very much appreciated. I know how very important trip advisor reviews help with future business. That big school of reds was a blast it's nice to have good fishermen...More

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