Gulf Coast Region Week of January 11, 2017

North Sabine
Trout and redfish are fair while drifting mud and shell. Waders have taken better trout on the Louisiana shoreline on slow–sinking plugs.
South Sabine
Redfish are fair on the edge of the channel on mullet. Sheepshead and black drum are good at the jetty on live shrimp.
Bolivar
Trout are fair to good on the south shoreline on slow–sinking plugs. Black drum and redfish are good at Rollover Pass.
Trinity Bay
Trout are fair for drifters working pods of shad and mullet and better in the channels. Redfish are fair at the spillway on crabs and mullet.
East Galveston Bay
Trout are fair to good on the north shoreline on Corkies and MirrOlures. Whiting and sand trout are good on the edge of the Intracoastal on fresh shrimp.
West Galveston Bay
Trout are fair in the mud and shell on MirrOlures and Corkies in the afternoon. Sheepshead, redfish and black drum are good at the jetty on shrimp and crabs.
Texas City
Redfish are fair to good in Moses Lake on natural baits. Sand trout and redfish are fair along channel drop–offs on shrimp.
Freeport
Sand trout and sheepshead are good on live shrimp on the reefs. Redfish are fair to good at San Luis pass on cracked blue crabs. Redfish are fair to good at the mouths of drains on Gulps and shrimp.
East Matagorda Bay
Trout are fair on the shorelines in the afternoon on slow–sinkers. Redfish are fair to good on the edge of the Intracoastal and at the mouths of drains on Gulps and jigs tipped with shrimp.
West Matagorda Bay
Redfish are fair to good on the south shoreline in the guts and bayous. Trout are fair on shell on soft plastics and finger mullet. Trout are fair to good in the river at night.
Port O'connor
Trout and redfish are fair on Corkies over soft mud in waist–deep water in San Antonio Bay. Redfish are fair at the mouths of drains on shrimp.
Rockport
Trout are fair on the edge of the ICW on glow DOA Shrimp. Redfish are fair to good in California Hole on mullet and shrimp.
Port Aransas
Redfish are fair to good on the ledges of the channel on mullet. Sand trout are good on shrimp in the channel.
Corpus Christi
Redfish are good in the Humble Channel on crabs and table shrimp. Trout are fair on the edge of the flats on live shrimp, Gulps and DOA Shrimp.
Baffin Bay
Trout are fair to good in mud and grass on Corkies, Soft–Dines and Gamblers. Trout are fair to good in the guts along the King Ranch shoreline on Corkies. Redfish are fair around spoils on live bait.
Port Mansfield
Redfish are fair to good on DOA Shrimp and Gulps under a popping cork around grass holes. Trout are fair to good on mud along the edge of the ICW on Corkies and MirrOlures.
South Padre
Trout and redfish are fair to good on the edge of the Intracoastal on DOA Shrimp and Gulps. Redfish, black drum and mangrove snapper are fair to good in the channel on shrimp.
Port Isabel
Trout are fair on the edge of the flats on soft plastics under popping corks. Redfish are good in the holes and guts on Gulps and shrimp.

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