Welcome to Southbound Fishing Charters, based in beautiful Corpus Christi, Texas. Owned and operated by lifetime local, Captain Pierre Petrila, our guided fishing trips consist of fishing from the boat or wading with either artificial lures or live bait. We target Speckled Trout, Redfish, Black Drum and Flounder on light tackle. We also offer offshore fishing adventures in the Gulf of Mexico targeting Snapper, Shark, Kingfish, Ling (Cobia), Mahi-Mahi and more. We provide fishing adventures for all levels of anglers, from beginner to the most experienced wader. Children and families are always welcome. Sight casting, flounder gigging, duck hunts and corporate multi-boat trips are also available. We can customize your adventure!
ABOUT YOUR CAPTAIN
Captain Pierre Petrila is a full time professional saltwater fishing guide. Born and raised in Corpus Christi, he has spent the majority of his life fishing the Coastal Bend waters for Speckled Trout, Redfish, Flounder and Black Drum. His primary fishing areas include the Upper Laguna Madre, Baffin Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. He takes pride in having fun, catching fish and is committed to sharing his passion and knowledge of the outdoors. He welcomes families and children and strives to provide his clients with more than just a fishing trip...
US Coast Guard Certified Captain
Texas Parks and Wildlife Licensed Guide
ABOUT THE BOAT
Captain Petrila runs a 2016 Majek Xtreme 25+. Hand built in Corpus Christi, it is specifically designed for fishing the shallow waters of the Coastal Bend. It is a stable, dry and safe boat, equipped with the latest safety and fishing accessories, including VHF radio, GPS locator beacon, GPS navigation, blue-tooth stereo, I-pilot trolling motor and two Power Poles. The boat is powered by a 250HP Yamaha Super High Output 4-stroke outboard and can accommodate up to six clients (plus the captain). Multiple boat charters also available.