Rockport TX Hunting

Rockport, Texas is a hotspot for duck hunting. The scenic Texas cloastal flats is a challenging, but rewarding experience, as the local species—pintail, widgeon, teal, bluebills, redheads, gadwalls, buffleheads and scaup ducks—are well camoflauged. The Rockport duck hunting season lasts from November to January, which conveniently aligns with the most affordable vacation rental rates of the year.

Ace in the Hole Guide Service

The well-reviewed Ace in the Hole Guide Service offers expertly guided waterfowling in the Rockport area. Their services include blind hunting, decoy hunting, transportation two and from key sights, as well as cleaning and packaging.  Reservations with Ace in the Hole also include corn and supply ranch fees, free tacking with lacy dogs and bird skinning.  Ace in the Hole also offers hog hunting from late January through mid March.

Ace in the Hole Rates

  • 1 hunter $250 (guided only)
  • 2-20 hunters $200 per gun (guided)
  • 2-20 hunters $150 per gun (un-guided)


Saltitude Outfitters

Capt. Sam Schiwart, a USCG Licensed / TPWD Certified Fishing Guide, departs from Cove Harbor or Goose Island. Both locations are a short drive from Rockport. Groups a limited to four people plus the captain. Larger group options are available.

Saltitude Outfitters Rates

  • Group Maximum is 4 passengers + the Captain
  • Non-Guided Hunt: $125 per gun
  • Guided Hunt: $175 per gun