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Deep Sea Fishing 6-People

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26 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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Gig & Grin: Flounder Fun

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24 ft 1 - 4 People $$
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Flounder Gigging

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17 ft 1 - 2 People $$
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26 ft 1 - 4 People $$
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22 ft 1 - 3 People $
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Fishing in Gulf Shores
Fishing in Gulf Shores
Fishing in Gulf Shores
trip description for Alabama Inshore Classic in Gulf Shores

Gulf Shores one of the most beautiful places on the Alabama coast, and it was has the rich fishery to match! There's no better way to experience all that this amazing area has to offer than on an inshore trip with Captain Randall! He's been fishing this area for more than fifteen years, and has a deep knowledge of the Gulf of Mexico, from the inshore to offshore waters. This trip targets inshore and nearshore species, such as Triggerfish, Redfish, Mackerel, Trout, and Flounders! These fish are a blast to catch and offer a unique challenge for anglers of all levels. Captain Randall runs his fishing adventures aboard his 24ft center console, a badass boat built to tackle anything the Gulf can throw at you. She sports a 200-HP Suzuki engine for maximum speed, and is kitted out with amenities to improve your fishing. That includes live wells for your bait, an ice box for your keepers, and more! Captain Randall will supply all the essentials, including rods, reels, bait, and tackle. All you've gotta bring along is sunscreen, proper clothing, sunglasses, and a good attitude. What are you waiting for? Read More

Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Gulf Shores

Alabama Inshore Classic

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24 ft 1 - 4 People $$
Fishing in Orange Beach
Fishing in Orange Beach
Fishing in Orange Beach
trip description for 4 people inshore/near shore 400$ special! in Orange Beach

There's no better way to enjoy the beautiful Gulf Coast of Alabama than on a charter with Captain Bobby! On this fishing trip, you'll explore the waters of Mobile Bay on board Captain Bob's 24' Blazer Bay center console, targeting Redfish, Sheepshead, Speckled Trout, Flounder, and Mangrove Snapper! These fish are all a blast to catch, and are excellent eating fish as well. As you set out into Mobile Bay, Captain Bob will share his knowledge of the area's history, ecology, and the best fishing spots. He will also provide guidance on the different techniques and lures to use to maximize your chances of catching a big one. You'll be throwing both bait and lures, depending on the conditions and your preferences. Both of these methods can be really fun, and you can even mix it up and practice both! As the day progresses, you'll continue to catch and release various species, including Redfish, Sheepshead, Speckled Trout, Flounder, and Mangrove Snapper. These are all excellent game fish that are highly sought after by anglers of all levels! if you want to keep some catches, Captain Bob is happy to clean them for you after the trip. The fish are feeding—what are you waiting for?! Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in Orange Beach

4 People Inshore/near Shore 400$ Special!

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24 ft 1 - 6 People $
Fishing in Gulf Shores
Fishing in Gulf Shores
Fishing in Gulf Shores
trip description for 3 Hour Inshore/NearShore in Gulf Shores

Experience the thrill of the Gulf Coast on an action-packed fishing trip led by our expert guides. In just two hours, you'll have the opportunity to target an impressive array of species including Black Drum, Flounder, Jack Crevalle, Redfish, Spanish Mackerel, and Speckled Trout. Whether you're a seasoned angler or new to fishing, our guides will provide all the knowledge and assistance you need to make the most of your trip. Equipped with top-of-the-line gear and a 24' Kenner center console boat, you'll enjoy a smooth and comfortable ride as we navigate the coastal waters in search of the perfect fishing spots. With light tackle fishing and live bait techniques, you'll have the chance to test your skills against these challenging and sought-after species. Our guides will share their expertise, helping you hone your technique and maximize your chances of landing that elusive Gulf Coast Grand Slam. Join us for an unforgettable fishing adventure along the Gulf Coast. Whether you're seeking trophy-sized catches or simply looking to enjoy a day on the water, our Gulf Coast Grand Slam trip offers the perfect balance of excitement and relaxation. Book your trip today and get ready to reel in memories that will last a lifetime Read More

Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Gulf Shores

3 Hour Inshore/NearShore

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24 ft 1 - 6 People $
Fishing in Gulf Shores
Fishing in Gulf Shores
Fishing in Gulf Shores
trip description for 2 Hour Quick Trip in Gulf Shores

Get ready for two hours of non-stop action on a damn good Gulf fishing adventure! Departing from the picturesque Gulf Shores, AL, hop aboard our sleek 24-foot Kenner Center Console and brace yourself for an unforgettable experience. With our expert crew and top-of-the-line equipment, we'll guide you to the hottest fishing spots where the trophy catches await. Whether you're reeling in prized species or battling feisty fighters, every minute will be filled with excitement. Don't miss your chance to create lasting memories on this quick but thrilling Gulf fishing expedition. Book now and prepare for an epic angling escapade! Read More

Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Gulf Shores

2 Hour Quick Trip

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24 ft 1 - 6 People $
Fishing in Gulf Shores
Fishing in Gulf Shores
Fishing in Gulf Shores
trip description for 3 hour inshore nearshore in Gulf Shores

Looking for something a little more in depth than the 2 hour tour, yet don’t want to be on the water all day? Look no further than our 3 hour intermediate charter option. This will give you a more in depth look into our gulf coast fishery. Whether its back water for redfish, trout and flounder; or offshore to the nearshore Gas Rigs targeting king mackerel, Spanish, triple tail, or even a Cobia. This trip gives you the diversity you need. Read More

Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Gulf Shores

3 Hour Inshore Nearshore

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24 ft 1 - 6 People $
Fishing in Gulf Shores
Fishing in Gulf Shores
Fishing in Gulf Shores
trip description for 4 Hour Trip in Gulf Shores

xperience the thrill of the Gulf Coast on an action-packed fishing trip led by our expert guides. In just two hours, you'll have the opportunity to target an impressive array of species including Black Drum, Flounder, Jack Crevalle, Redfish, Spanish Mackerel, and Speckled Trout. Whether you're a seasoned angler or new to fishing, our guides will provide all the knowledge and assistance you need to make the most of your trip. Equipped with top-of-the-line gear and a 24' Kenner center console boat, you'll enjoy a smooth and comfortable ride as we navigate the coastal waters in search of the perfect fishing spots. With light tackle fishing and live bait techniques, you'll have the chance to test your skills against these challenging and sought-after species. Our guides will share their expertise, helping you hone your technique and maximize your chances of landing that elusive Gulf Coast Grand Slam. Join us for an unforgettable fishing adventure along the Gulf Coast. Whether you're seeking trophy-sized catches or simply looking to enjoy a day on the water, our Gulf Coast Grand Slam trip offers the perfect balance of excitement and relaxation. Book your trip today and get ready to reel in memories that will last a lifetime Read More

Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Gulf Shores

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24 ft 1 - 6 People $$
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Everything to Know About Booking a Dauphin Island flounder fishing charter

What are the best flounder fishing charters in Dauphin Island?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 33 flounder trips in Dauphin Island, and the most popular trips in the area are Deep Sea Fishing 6-People guided by Mike, Gig & Grin: Flounder Fun guided by Bruce, and Flounder Gigging guided by Wilder.

Our guides in Dauphin Island are rated a 4.85 out of 5 based on 2549 verified reviews on Captain Experiences.

All guides on Captain Experiences are licensed, insured, and vetted by our team. You can access their reviews, click through trip photos, read bios to get to know them, and preview trip details like species, techniques, group sizes, boat specs and more.

Other popular cities nearby for booking a Flounder charter include Gulf Shores and Bon Secour.

Looking for kid friendly flounder guides / fishing lessons in Dauphin Island? Check out our beginner and family friendly flounder guides in Dauphin Island.

What types of flounder fishing charters are common in Dauphin Island?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular for flounder in Dauphin Island as well as inshore fishing, nearshore fishing, and jetty fishing.

The most common fishing techniques in Dauphin Island are light tackle fishing, live bait fishing, and artificial lure fishing but drift fishing and bottom fishing are popular as well.

How much do Dauphin Island flounder fishing charters cost?

for flounder in Dauphin Island prices can range anywhere from about $400 to $905, but the average price for a half day trip for flounder in Dauphin Island is $608. The average price for a full day trip for flounder in Dauphin Island is $1,013.

What month is best for flounder fishing in Dauphin Island?

The most popular season for flounder fishing in Dauphin Island is summer, and most anglers book their trips 18 days in advance.

Do I need a Dauphin Island fishing license for flounder and what are the bag limits for flounder in Dauphin Island?

You’re in luck! Our fishing tours in Dauphin Island don’t require you to purchase a fishing license – your group is covered by your boat’s captain. See here for more information on bag limits and fishing season regulations in Dauphin Island.

What is flounder fishing in Dauphin Island all about?

Flounder fishing in Dauphin Island offers anglers a unique and rewarding experience in the waters of the Gulf Coast. These flatfish, known for their distinctive appearance and delicious taste, inhabit the sandy bottoms, estuaries, and nearshore waters surrounding the island. Flounder are prized catches among anglers for their flaky white flesh and versatility in the kitchen, making them a sought-after target for both recreational and culinary purposes.

Anglers targeting flounder in Dauphin Island often employ a variety of techniques tailored to the habits and habitats of these elusive fish. One popular method is bottom fishing with live bait such as mud minnows, mullet, or shrimp. Anglers carefully present their baits along the sandy bottoms or near submerged structures where flounder are known to lie in wait for passing prey. Patience and precision are key as anglers patiently wait for the subtle bite of a flounder before setting the hook.

In addition to bottom fishing, anglers may also find success targeting flounder using artificial lures such as jigs, soft plastics, or spoons. These lures can mimic the movements of natural prey, enticing strikes from flounder as they lie in ambush. Whether fishing from shore-based locations, piers, or from boats in the bay or nearshore waters, anglers in Dauphin Island have ample opportunities to test their skills and reel in impressive catches of flounder while enjoying the scenic beauty of the Gulf Coast.

What are the most popular months to fish for flounder in Dauphin Island?

In Dauphin Island, the flounder seasons coincide with favorable conditions and the natural behaviors of these elusive flatfish. Flounder can be found in the waters surrounding the island throughout the year, but specific seasons offer prime opportunities for anglers to target them. Typically, flounder fishing in Dauphin Island is most productive during the warmer months, particularly in spring and early summer, when water temperatures rise and flounder become more active.

During the spring and early summer flounder seasons in Dauphin Island, flounder are known to migrate into shallower waters to spawn, providing anglers with optimal conditions for targeting these prized fish. Anglers often focus their efforts along sandy bottoms, estuaries, and nearshore areas where flounder gather in preparation for spawning. As the water temperatures continue to rise, flounder activity increases, offering anglers ample opportunities to hook into these tasty flatfish.

As summer transitions into fall, the flounder fishing season in Dauphin Island may start to taper off as water temperatures begin to cool and flounder move to deeper waters. However, dedicated anglers may still find success targeting flounder in nearshore areas and estuaries, particularly during periods of favorable weather and tidal conditions. By adapting their techniques and targeting areas where flounder are known to congregate, anglers can continue to enjoy productive flounder fishing throughout the changing seasons in Dauphin Island.

What techniques are popular for catching flounder in Dauphin Island?

Flounder fishing in Dauphin Island requires anglers to employ specialized techniques tailored to the habits and habitats of these elusive flatfish. One popular technique is bottom fishing with live bait, such as mud minnows, mullet, or shrimp. Anglers carefully present their baits along sandy bottoms, estuaries, and near submerged structures where flounder are known to lie in wait for passing prey. Patience is key as anglers wait for the subtle bite of a flounder before setting the hook.

In addition to bottom fishing, anglers targeting flounder in Dauphin Island may also find success using artificial lures such as jigs, soft plastics, or spoons. These lures can mimic the movements of natural prey, enticing strikes from flounder as they lie in ambush. Anglers often work these lures slowly along the bottom or near structure, varying their retrieval speed and twitching the lure to imitate the movements of injured baitfish, which can trigger aggressive strikes from flounder.

Another effective technique for flounder fishing in Dauphin Island is drift fishing. Anglers drift along sandy bottoms or estuaries while casting and retrieving lures or baits. This method allows anglers to cover a larger area of water and locate active flounder, particularly in areas where currents are present. By varying their drift speed and targeting areas with favorable conditions such as changes in depth or structure, anglers can increase their chances of success when targeting flounder in the waters surrounding Dauphin Island.

What other species are popular in Dauphin Island?

In addition to flounder, Dauphin Island offers anglers a diverse range of other species to target, ensuring there's always something exciting to catch on the Gulf Coast waters. One popular target among anglers is the speckled trout, prized for its delicious flavor and challenging fights. Speckled trout are often found in the bays, estuaries, and nearshore waters surrounding the island, where they prey on baitfish and shrimp. Anglers pursuing speckled trout may use techniques such as live bait fishing, artificial lures, or fly fishing to entice strikes from these sought-after fish.

Another sought-after species in Dauphin Island is the redfish, also known as red drum. These powerful game fish inhabit shallow waters, marshes, and nearshore areas, where they feed on crustaceans, baitfish, and other prey. Redfish are prized for their hard-fighting nature and are often targeted by anglers using techniques such as sight casting, bottom fishing, or trolling. With their copper-colored scales and distinctive tail spots, redfish provide memorable catches for anglers of all skill levels.

Additionally, Dauphin Island offers opportunities to target species such as sheepshead, flounder, and black drum, among others. Whether fishing from shore-based locations, piers, or from boats in the bay or nearshore waters, anglers have a wealth of options for pursuing their favorite catches in the waters surrounding Dauphin Island. With each species presenting its own unique set of challenges and rewards, anglers can enjoy an exciting and varied fishing experience while exploring the rich marine ecosystem of the Gulf of Mexico.

Recent Reviews of Captain Experiences

  • ★★★★★
    Great fishing trip with Bobby!

    Moriah B. with Bobby C. of Orange Beach, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    Marty was awesome. Extremely knowledgeable. We were all novices, but he took his time. Explained what he was doing, where we were, had some awesome stories to tell. Our guide also cancelled on us, and Marty was assigned to us by the site. I called to cancel because he was over an hour drive away, but he came to pick us up for a little gas money. What an experience. Great price. Don’t hesitate!

    Joshua J. with Marty C. of Gulf Shores, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    Bobby was an excellent guide. He put us on fish and he baited out lines and took the fish off. He was a good conversationalist and provided good information about the local area. Will definitely try and book him again when we return.

    Robert T. with Bobby C. of Orange Beach, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    Unbelievable pleasureful experience, best guided trip we have EVER had.

    Todd M. with Marty C. of Gulf Shores, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    We had a great time fishing with Bill and Nikki. Unfortunately the weather didn’t cooperate with us. Very windy and choppy in the Gulf that forced us to stay in the inside bay. We caught plenty of fish, and several varieties but we could on find one legal size. Highly recommend them to charter.

    Richard C. with Bill W. of Gulf Shores, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    Very personable making our trip very enjoyable.

    Henry R. with Bobby C. of Orange Beach, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Bobby was GREAT. The 2 hour inshore is a perfect length of time if you have kids, or if you don't know if you will enjoy fishing or not. My son has been talking about fishing forever and I found Captain Bobby via a Google search. This was the BEST DAY of our trip to Gulf Shores/Orange Beach. He's excellent and patient with kids - and will clean up your fish and cut it up and provide you with a restaurant recommendation where they will fry up your fish for you. I even caught a 40 lb Black Drum fish - and it was my first time ever fishing! 10/10.

    Megan M. with Bobby C. of Orange Beach, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    Bobby was awesome! Very patient with the group. Everyone got in the act. Great time!

    Jeff B. with Bobby C. of Orange Beach, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    Nice day fishing. Tim recognizes your fishing experience and gives you the proper level of instruction and coaching.

    Robert E. with Tim B. of Gulf Shores, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    We had an awesome afternoon on the water with our guide Hunter! He did a fantastic job of getting us on fish and making sure we had great gulf fishing experience! We were able to catch trophy red fish and sheepshead in the same trip! Thanks so much to Captain Hunter... we could not have asked for better guide on this trip!

    Monty P. with Perry D. of Gulf Shores, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    We had a great time, he was able to get us on some fish and even had a few to put in the freezer.

    Adam W. with Ronald D. of Gulf Shores, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    Capt Bobby was the best! He put us on the fish, was very personable, and professional. He was knowledgeable on all the different kinds of fish we caught. He cleaned and packaged our fish for us and even recommended a place for us to take our fish so that they would cook it for us! We had a great time and definitely will have to come back to fish with Capt. Bobby again!

    Mallory B. with Bobby C. of Orange Beach, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    Had an excellent afternoon fishing inland with Bobby. He put us on the fish. We had 2-3 fish coming in the boat at the same time. Bobby was calm, patient and organized. There was 4 of us and he did an amazing job of baiting hooks, landing fish and giving well timed advise. We will be back. Thanks Bobby Ray!!

    Hans S. with Bobby C. of Orange Beach, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    Hunter rocks. Had us on fish all day.

    Shay L. with Perry D. of Gulf Shores, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    Son caught 2epic fish. Great morning trip

    Tyran K. with Ronald D. of Gulf Shores, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    Great afternoon fishing trip with Shawn!

    Bryan P. with Shawn S. of Bon Secour, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    Caught fish despite windy weather, white trout

    Steve J. with Ronald D. of Gulf Shores, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    This was a complete blast! Tom really knows what he’s doing too. He was patient with us, and our ultra newbie grandson from Phoenix. He taught him how to catch mackerel and pompano. He went the extra mile to find the fish and show us how to land them. We highly recommend !

    Rob S. with Tom M. of Orange Beach, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    We Loved Captain Shawn! He was patient, helpful and very engaging. If the fish weren’t biting in one spot he’d move to another. We caught a variety of species and was knowledgeable about every one we caught . He realized how excited I was to see the dolphins so he got them to jump in our waves from the boat. Every time we saw them he was sure to try to get them to interact with us. His boat was very nice and clean, you could tell he loved his boat. IT WAS AWESOME! We plan on a second trip with him to do offshore fishing next. We enjoyed his inshore trip and hospitality! HIGHLY RECOMMEND! One more thing… although we didn’t bring our 10 year old son I definitely would not hesitate to take him out on a Captain Shawn’s boat! He’s a family man, I could tell he would do great with younger passengers as well.

    Shannon P. with Shawn S. of Bon Secour, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    Great trip with Captain Patrick! Caught some keepers…mackerel and spade fish.

    Kristie B. with Patrick G. of Gulf Shores, Alabama

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