Inshore/Nearshore Action

Starting at $350 | 2 - 4 Hours | Inshore, Nearshore | 1 - 6 People
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About Your Trip

Come aboard with Captain Rick for a quick action-packed adventure off Alabama's beautiful Gulf coast! The inshore and nearshore waters off the coast of Gulf Shores and Orange Beach are the perfect place to chase after a slew of prized fighting and eating fish without spending your whole day out on the water!

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About Your Guide

Captain Rick first two priorities on every trip he runs are your safety and enjoyment when you are out on the water with him. He wants your trip to be as fun and comfortable as possible, so you and your friends will come back to catch more next time! He has an incredible knack for fish habits as he has been fishing for over 50 years and has been running guided trips for 30 years. If you're feeling like catching some shrimp too, he can set up a trawl similar to commercial boats. As one of the most experienced and friendliest guides in the area, he'll make sure you make some memorable catches.

Start Location

Fort Morgan Marina, Alabama 180, Gulf Shores, Alabama 36542, United States

Amenities and Information

Water Type

Inshore, Nearshore

Skill Levels

Advanced, Beginner, Intermediate


All rods, reels, and tackle are included.

Fish Cleaning

This guide will clean your catch for you.


Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.

Live Bait

Yes, Included


You will get a refund if the trip is canceled due to weather.

Boat Restroom

No, this boat does not have a bathroom on board.


No meal provided.


Blacktip Shark, King Mackerel / Kingfish, Redfish, Spanish Mackerel, Speckled Trout / Spotted Seatrout


Drift Fishing, Light Tackle Fishing, Trolling

Gear & Packing


Fishing License, Ice Box, Rods, reels & tackle

At an Additional Rate

No added costs.

Recommended Packing

Nothing required, we always recommend sunglasses, sunscreen, water, and weather-appropriate clothing.

Required Items

Nothing additional needed.

Things to Keep in Mind

Payment & Tipping

After paying the deposit, a QR Code will be emailed to you. On the day of the trip, your guide will scan your QR code to automatically transfer the remaining balance. The only cash needed is for a customary tip (we recommend 20%).

Cancellation/Refund Policy

Yes, cancel for free up to 7 days before the trip.

Where to Buy a Fishing License

No license needed for this trip.

Pricing & Availability

To check pricing, please select duration and group size.

Please fill out Trip Date, Duration, Group Size, and Start Time before proceeding.


David M.


March 21, 2022



Had a 2 hour fishing trip booked, and the weather was not promising due to high winds. Captain Rick did an excellent job positioning the boat, staying determined, checking all his spots and eventually got us on some fish. He was very kind and helpful with my daughter and she ...Read More

Ken C.


April 29, 2021



What a terrific captain and master fisherman. Although Patty and I are experienced fishermen in the bay, we learned much about the Bay and the fish. And, yes we caught fish, Reds and speckled trout. Rick is a southern gentleman, always patient and quick to help us have ...Read More

Tara B.


July 19, 2021



We went out at 6 am. Captain helped the boys fish. We had a great 4 hours of fishing. We caught lots of fish. And got to see lots of dolphins as a bonus. Captain cleaned and fillet our catch so we could take it to Tacky Jacks. They prepared ...Read More

Sarah P.


June 15, 2021



It was amazing!!! Captain Rick was so patient with us and the kids. We had a blast an will differently be coming back! After our trip was over heading back he stopped and let the kids watch the dolphins swim. Every fish we caught if it was different he would ...Read More

First Time Booking with Us?

Captain Experiences is the home of over 1000 Damn Good fishing and hunting guides. Our mission is to unlock the outdoors for everyone, and we want to help you get out there through our no-hassle online booking experience and our team of outdoors experts.

We vet our guides to make sure they are the best of the best. We want guides who not only put you on 'em, but show you a great time, keep you safe, and give you a memorable experience with your group.

Once you've paid your deposit at checkout, we'll send you a QR code (like a mobile boarding pass). Just show your guide your QR code on the day of the trip, they'll scan it, the remaining balance will transfer automatically, and you'll be all set to get out there. Just make sure you bring a cash tip for the guide!

In the case of inclement weather, our guides will make the call and we'll work with you to reschedule your trip or issue a full refund. Your safety is our top concern.

Once you book the trip, we will connect you directly with the guide to go over any additional details. In the meantime, our location specialists are always available to answer your questions via email, text, chat, or call!