Welcome to JEFF'S GUIDE SERVICE. Captain Jeff Maxwell Jr. provides Galveston Fishing Trips for the entire Galveston Bay Complex. He offers his guest a variety of trips from bay fishing to shark fishing. He specializes in fishing all the Galveston Bays for speckled trout, redfish and flounders. He offers half day, full day, tournament, corporate, children and seasonal fishing trips. Most of his trips are bay fishing adventures for speckled trout and redfish, but he also fishes the nearshore waters of the Gulf of Mexico for sharks, kingfish and bull reds. He will always work with you to set up a fishing trip according to you and your guest needs. He is very professional and always courteous to all his clients. His knowledge and experience of over 30 years fishing the Galveston waters will give you a great chance of having a fun and successful outing. Captain Jeff Maxwell Jr. is fully licensed by the United States Coast Guard and the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department. If you are looking to have a fun and an exciting time on the water catching fish, then Capt. Jeff is the guide for you! When you are ready to book or reserve a private guided Galveston Fishing trip, give Capt. Jeff a call. Capt. Jeff looks forward to hearing from you and giving you and all your guest an enjoyable fishing experience.

Speckled Trout Trips People from all over visit Galveston Island every year. It is well known for its excellent fishing action throughout the entire year. The Galveston Bay Complex consist of three main bays, (East, West & Trinity) which makes it the largest estuary on the Texas Gulf Coast. Although there are many activities to choose from, saltwater fishing is the number one outdoor activity people want to experience. Speckled trout and redfish fishing trips are the most popular trips, but nearshore shark adventures and tarpon trips are also very exciting. Capt. Jeff specializes in all these types of fishing trips. Most of his trips are live bait trips, but he can also take you fishing with latest artificial baits. Capt. Jeff fishes all the seasons and he welcomes newcomers as well as experienced anglers to fish with him. Whether it's a group of friends, business clients, or a family outing, he provides clients with a fun filled, safe, saltwater fishing adventure. Capt. Jeff takes pride in giving you and your guest his all on every outing and he specializes in having fun on the water! When you book a trip with Captain Jeff Maxwell Jr. you will only need to bring your drinks and snacks and if you are 18 yrs. old or older, your fishing license with a saltwater stamp. You will be taking your outing on a Parker 2300-T Big Bay powered by an Evinrude 200hp motor, with a T-Top for those hot summer days. Don't forget to wear the proper clothing for the weather conditions (fishing hat and sunglasses). Capt. Jeff will provide you with quality rod & reels, all tackle, the latest artificial lures and Coast Guard approved safety equipment. He will also fillet and process your fish at the end of your trip. If you have any questions about any trips or want to book or reserve a fishing experience you won't soon forget, please contact Captain Jeff Maxwell Jr. today!




This Parker 2300-T Big Bay boat is powered by an Evinrude 200hp motor. It is equipped with top of the line electronics and all USCG approved safety equipment. It allows you to receive a comfortable and dry ride. It also has a T-top for shade. It is very roomy and has plenty of storage space. This boat has a smooth ride in the open bays and it can handle the Galveston nearshore waters. It is perfect for all the different types of fishing trips Capt. Jeff Maxwell provides.

Jeff's Parker 2300-T



$400.00 For half day fishing trip : 5-6 hours.
$500.00 For full day fishing trip : 8 hours.
Rates are for 1-2 people. $50.00 for additional person.
There is a reimbursement charge for live bait.
Shark Trips : 1-3 people 8 hrs. $650.00
$100.00 deposit is required to reserve your trip.
Cancellations require at least a 48 hour notice.
Trips cancelled due to weather will be rescheduled.
Any gratuities are greatly appreciated by your Captain!

Captain Jeff reserves the right to cancel any and
all fishing trip due to unsafe weather conditions.

Galveston Shark Trips



Quality Rods and Reel
Latest Artificial Lures
Ice & bottled water
Fish cleaned and bagged
Great day on the water!
Galveston Bay Redfish


Snacks and your favorite drinks
Hat, sun glasses & sunscreen
Proper clothing for the weather
Ice chest for your catch
Texas Saltwater Fishing License


CastAway Rods Pure Fishing Tibor
Sage Teeny Owner Hooks

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