Capt. Travis Glidden grew up on St. Charles Bay near Rockport, Texas and started guiding professionally in 2006. Now based out of Port O'Connor, guiding fly fishing and light tackle trips. He specializes in sight casting to redfish on the shallow flats of the middle coast, from Hell's Bay poling skiffs.
•2001 Hell's Bay Boatworks Waterman 18; no liner, side console, powered with a F60 Yamaha
•2000 Hell's Bay Boatworks Waterman 16 Mosquito Lagoon; no liner, tiller, powered with a Mercury 25 two stroke
•Both boats are rigged for the ultimate in shallow poling performance
•The fly rods are G Loomis Pro-1, one piece rods in 8 and 10wt.
•The reels are Tibor Everglades and Riptide loaded with Rio fly lines