Barefoot Guide Service

Capt. Jake Sonnevelt Little Elm, TX Licensed Insured

Texas saltwater fishing may be the talk of the town but never underestimate the bountiful and exciting freshwater fishing that the Lonestar state has to offer. Barefoot Guide Service will show you just why dismissing Texas freshwater fishing is a mistake!

Captain Jake Sonnevelt is the owner and operator of Barefoot Guide Service in Little Elm, Texas. Captain Jake is a friendly guide who’s been fishing since he was a little boy. He has dedicated all of his free time to be a better angler. Captain Jake is passionate about fishing and he’s eager to share his love and knowledge with anyone who steps on board his boat. Captain Jake knows where the hottest secret fishing spots are and he’ll gladly take you to them.

On your trip with Barefoot Guide Service you and your guests will be fishing from a 22’ center console powered by a 200HP Yamaha engine. Captain Jake’s boat is outfitted with modern electronics such as a fish finder and a GPS. A live well to keep your bait lively and productive and a wireless trolling motor are also outfitted as well as all USCG approved safety gear. She can comfortably accommodate up to 6 angers. Captain Jake welcomes children of all ages and anglers of all skill level to come see what the freshwaters of Texas have to offer.

Captain Jake will provide you and your guests with top quality rods, reels, tackle, and lures on your trip with Barefoot Guide Service. Fresh bait is also supplied on your trip. Captain Jake knows that keeping you happy requires more than just showing you to the best fishing spots and he prides himself on providing you with excellent customer service. You just need to remember to bring a valid Texas fishing license before your trip with Barefoot Guide Service as well as sunscreen, polarized sunglasses, and drinks and snacks, and let Captain Jake take care of the rest.

Barefoot Guide Service offers you and your guests the choice between 5 hour weekend trips and 4 hour week day trips. You can rely on Captain Jake to help you out with anything you need, from rigging your bait to giving you the best casting technique for the local fish. Through the many different fishing techniques he’s versed in, he’ll have you targeting Catfish, Striped Bass, Crappie, White Bass, and Hybrid Striped Bass. After your day on the water with Barefoot Guide Service, Captain Jake will clean and fillet your fish for you just in time for supper!

Come on down to Little Elm, Texas and join Barefoot Guide Service for an exciting freshwater fishing adventure in the heart of Texas! Captain Jake Sonnevelt will give a fishing experience that will leave you with memories that last a lifetime.

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  Launch Location

1101 West Eldorado Parkway, Little Elm

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Trips start at $325

3 Trips

1-6 guests

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2000 22' Center Console

200 HP engine(s)

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch

Availability

TRIP DATE
NUMBER OF GUESTS

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private

HALF DAY TRIP- WEEKDAY PM

Includes 3 guests
+$50 per additional guest, Max 6 guests

Includes 3 guests (+$50  $ per additional guest • Max 6 guests)

Trip time: 2:30pm to 6:30pm (4 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

You'll leave the dock around 2:30 pm and fish until dark. The evening bite is great right before dusk as the fish start to feed. Target Crappie, Hybrid Striper, and White Bass.

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private

HALF DAY TRIP- WEEKEND AM

Includes 3 guests
+$75 per additional guest, Max 6 guests

Includes 3 guests (+$75  $ per additional guest • Max 6 guests)

Trip time: 7:00am to 12:00pm (5 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

 

You'll leave the dock just before sunrise and be one of the first boats on the

fishing grounds, ready to go once the morning bite starts. The morning usually

starts with Hybrid Striper and once that bite dies off, switch to White Bass or go

and park on the brush piles and find Crappie.

 

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private

HALF DAY TRIP- WEEKEND PM

Includes 3 guests
+$75 per additional guest, Max 6 guests

Includes 3 guests (+$75  $ per additional guest • Max 6 guests)

Trip time: 2:30pm to 7:30pm (5 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

You will leave the dock around 2:30 PM and head in around dark to clean fish. This trip gives the chance to catch fish during their evening bite as well as enjoy the sunset that Lake Lewisville has to offer!

 

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Fish Species

Catfish
Crappie
Hybrid Striped Bass
Striped Bass
White Bass

Additional Details

Safety Features

  • Life Jackets
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • First-Aid Equipment

Navigation

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder

Boat Gear

  • Livewell
  • Wireless Trolling Motor

Fishing Techniques

  • Bottom Fishing
  • Drift Fishing
  • Jigging
  • Light Tackle

Fishing Policies

  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch

Price Includes

  • Catch Cleaning & Filleting
  • Fresh or Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Rods, Reels & Terminal Tackle

Minimum Age

  • All Ages Welcome

Fishing Location

  • Inshore

About the Vessel

Captain

Capt. Jake Sonnevelt

Boat Type

Center Console

Boat Length

22

Year Built

2000

Engine Manufacturer

Yamaha

Number of Engines

1

Engine Horsepower

200 HP