Fishing Guide Austin

Capt. Lee Benton Austin, TX Incorporated Licensed Insured

Austin, Texas is home to some of the top bass fisheries in the U.S, these lakes include Lake Austin, Lake Buchanan, Lake LBJ, and Lake Travis. Fishing Guide Austin is the go-to guide service for anglers looking to fish these lakes with a tournament winning pro!

 

Fishing Guide Austin is owned and operated by Captain Lee Benton. His passion for bass fishing started at a young age, he grew up on the water and joined his first local bass club at the age of 15. Capt. Lee began fishing bass tournaments shortly after and his success led him to begin professionally guiding trips on several of the local Highland lakes! He was mentored by Mike Hastings, a local legend with over 30 years of professional guiding experience. Capt. Lee has the local knowledge and expertise to put anglers of any skill level on trophy size Bass! Check out the photo gallery to see just some of the monster Bass Capt. Lee has put his past clients on!

 

Black Bass, also known as Largemouth Bass, will be the primary target on your trip with Fishing Guide Austin. Other species that you can also fish for are White Bass, Hybrid Striper, Striped Bass, and Crappie. Captain Lee will provide everyone on board with tournament quality rods and terminal tackle, you’ll primarily be fishing with artificial lures and baits. However, if you came to Austin with Crappie on your mind, Capt. Lee may have you fishing with live minnows to ensure a successful trip!

 

Captain Lee welcomes you aboard his 20ft Ranger Bass Boat! She’s been outfitted with the most up to date equipment and electronics, including a fish finder, wireless trolling motor, and power poles. Her trolling motor will have you quietly stalking the shorelines without alerting the nearby gamefish, and the power poles will silently secure the vessel into the shallows once you’re on the fish. Fishing Guide Austin can comfortably fish up to 3 anglers on board at once, not including Capt. Lee.

 

Whether you’re stopping by Austin, Texas on vacation, or you’re a local looking for a custom tailored, professional guided trip, a day on the water with Fishing Guide Austin will be one to remember! Captain Lee can recommend which lake to fish based on seasonality and where the bite is the hottest, but how you want to spend your day on the water is up to you! From Lake Austin to Lake Travis, Capt. Lee will work tirelessly to make your fishing trip a success. Bucket list bucket mouth bass are just waiting for you to cast your line, book your trip with Fishing Guide Austin today!

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  Launch Location

Lake Austin Boulevard, Austin

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Trips start at $325

2 Trips

1-3 guests

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20' Bass Boat

225 HP engine(s)

  • Fishfinder
  • Radar
  • Children Welcome
  • No Illegal Substances

Availability

TRIP DATE
NUMBER OF GUESTS

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private

HALF DAY (AM)

Includes 2 guests
+$50 per additional guest, Max 3 guests

Includes 2 guests (+$50  $ per additional guest • Max 3 guests)

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

7 Day Cancellation Policy

Fishing on Lake Austin, Lake Buchanan, Lake LBJ, and Lake Travis, Capt. Lee will supply you with the fishing equipment and terminal tackle you'll need to hook up on Black Bass, Striped Bass, White Bass, Crappie, and many other coveted species that call these waters home!

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private

FULL DAY

Includes 2 guests
+$50 per additional guest, Max 3 guests

Includes 2 guests (+$50  $ per additional guest • Max 3 guests)

Trip time: 7:00am to 3:00pm (8 hours)

7 Day Cancellation Policy

Fishing on Lake Austin, Lake Buchanan, Lake LBJ, and Lake Travis, Capt. Lee will supply you with the fishing equipment and terminal tackle you'll need to hook up on Black Bass, Striped Bass, White Bass, Crappie, and many other coveted species that call these waters home!

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Fish Species

Crappie
Hybrid Striped Bass
Largemouth Bass
Striped Bass
White Bass

Additional Details

Safety Features

  • Life Jackets
  • First-Aid Equipment

Navigation

  • Fishfinder
  • Radar

Boat Gear

  • Casting Platform
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Power Poles

Fishing Techniques

  • Jigging
  • Light Tackle
  • Spinning

Fishing Policies

  • Children Welcome
  • No Illegal Substances

Price Includes

  • Lures
  • Rods, Reels & Terminal Tackle

Fishing Location

  • Lake

About the Vessel

Captain

Capt. Lee Benton

Boat Type

Bass Boat

Boat Length

20

Engine Manufacturer

Yamaha

Number of Engines

1

Engine Horsepower

225 HP