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Orange Beach Inshore Bliss

95% (20)
24 ft 1 - 6 People $

Inshore Fishing Charter in Orange Beach

Inshore / Near Shore Fishing

100% (6)
24 ft 1 - 6 People $$

Nearshore Fishing Charter in Orange Beach

Trolling And Chilling

100% (3)
38 ft 1 - 15 People $$$

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Orange Beach Inshore: Reel Fun

100% (4)
27 ft 1 - 4 People $

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Orange Beach Half-Day Hookup

100% (4)
21 ft 1 - 4 People $

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Orange Beach

Half Day Trolling

100% (2)
45 ft 1 - 14 People $$$

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If you really want to do it all in Orange Beach, AL, there's no better way than this trip with Captain Brooks! Orange Beach has a rich fishery with a huge variety of species, and you'll be able to cast out for whatever you want, from inshore fighters to nearshore trophies. You'll start this trip by exploring the inshore water, looking for prized sportfish species such as Tarpon, Mangrove Snapper, Spanish Mackerel, Barracuda, and more. Tarpon are only around during the summer months, but are especially huge fighters, with powerful runs and jumps that put acrobats to shame. You'll be fishing from the deck of Captain Brooks' 30' Buskens saltwater fishing vessel, a comfortable boat fitted with a powerful Cummins engine to get you out there fast. She's also equipped with a full suite of electronics, a flybridge, live wells, and an ice box for your keepers! Captain Brooks will supply everything you need for the fishing trip of a lifetime, including rods, reels, tackle, bait, and most importantly, his expertise and years of experience getting hooked up on record-setting fish. He'll even clean your catch for you! Read More

Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Orange Beach

Inshore Targets, Nearshore Trolling

100% (1)
30 ft 1 - 6 People $$

Get ready for non-stop, round-bending action on a thrilling fishing trip in the back bay! Join us as we embark on an unforgettable adventure to chase those little critters that will keep you hooked all day long. Get ready to reel in an impressive number of catfish and create lasting memories of your fishing experience. Our 27' Parker Pilothouse boat is perfectly suited for navigating the back bay, allowing us to explore the prime fishing spots where these critters thrive. Equipped with all the necessary amenities, the boat ensures your comfort throughout the trip. Under the expert guidance of our experienced crew, you'll have the opportunity to engage in a variety of fishing techniques that promise exciting results. Whether it's cut bait fishing, drift fishing, or light tackle fishing, we'll tailor the experience to suit your preferences and maximize your chances of landing those trophy catches. Our knowledgeable crew will share tips and tricks to help you enhance your fishing skills, ensuring that you make the most of your time on the water. They'll provide all the necessary equipment and guide you through the techniques to ensure a successful and enjoyable fishing trip. Whether you're an experienced angler or new to fishing, our trip is suitable for all skill levels. Our goal is to provide you with a memorable and action-packed experience that will keep you coming back for more. Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in Orange Beach

Family Fun Fishing Trip

100% (3)
27 ft 1 - 6 People $$

Learn to fish new techniques and create lasting memories on the water while reeling in your personal best with Captain Seth! Captain Seth welcomes anglers of all skill levels and ages to come and explore the waters surrounding Orange Beach, Alabama. On this 6 or 8-hour adventure, expect to target Bonito, Jack Crevalle, King Mackerel / Kingfish, Red Snapper, Spanish Mackerel, Triggerfish, and Wahoo. You’ll be fishing aboard Captain Seth’s 45-foot sportfisher with two 400 HP Detroit Diesel engines. This vessel is equipped with air conditioning, a fishfinder, outriggers, and a live bait well among other things. Don’t forget to bring food and drinks for the day. Captain Seth will cover all fishing licenses, rods, reels, tackle, lures, and a first mate. Let new fishing adventures begin with Captain Seth! Read More

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Orange Beach

Rip Tide All-Day Bottomfishing

100% (2)
45 ft 1 - 14 People $$$

Climb aboard with Captain Chase and hit the water for what will be an eventful day of fishing in Orange Beach, Alabama! You’ll be targeting Bonito, Cobia, Kingfish, and Spanish Mackerel as you fish from Captain Chase’s beautiful 60-foot sportfisher. This beast is outfitted with almost everything you could imagine, including air conditioning, a fighting chair, fishfinder, live bait well, kitchen, flat-screen TV, and a new sound system (Bluetooth available!). You can fit as many as 22 people on these trips! So make sure you bring some good company. These trips are great for anglers of all ages and skill levels. Captain Chase loves teaching the little ones about the fish that inhabit these waters. Don’t forget to bring food and drinks for the day (you can store them in the boat’s refrigerator), sunscreen, a hat, and a cooler to take home your day’s catch. Captain Chase will provide all rods, reels, tackle, and lures. Live bait is prepared before or during the trip and is included in the trip price. You will also have a first mate on board to help you at all times. Let new fishing adventures begin with Captain Chase! Read More

Nearshore Fishing Charter in Orange Beach

Ocean Thrills With Captain Chase

50% (2)
60 ft 1 - 22 People $$$

Our 6 hour fishing trip is trolling/bottom fishing for Spanish Mackerel, King Mackerel, Redfish, Triggerfish, Vermillion Snapper, White Snapper, Red Snapper (catch and release during off season). Read More

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Orange Beach

Trolling And Bottom Fishing

100% (3)
52 ft 1 - 10 People $$$

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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Everything to Know About Booking an Orange Beach spanish mackerel fishing charter

What are the best spanish mackerel fishing charters in Orange Beach?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 136 spanish mackerel trips in Orange Beach, and the most popular trips in the area are Orange Beach Inshore Bliss guided by Rob, Inshore / Near Shore Fishing guided by Bobby, and Trolling and Chilling guided by Seth.

Our guides in Orange Beach are rated a 4.85 out of 5 based on 2525 verified reviews on Captain Experiences.

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Other popular cities nearby for booking a Spanish Mackerel charter include Gulf Shores, Pensacola and Elberta.

Looking for kid friendly spanish mackerel guides / fishing lessons in Orange Beach? Check out our beginner and family friendly spanish mackerel guides in Orange Beach.

What types of spanish mackerel fishing charters are common in Orange Beach?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular for spanish mackerel in Orange Beach as well as nearshore fishing, inshore fishing, and jetty fishing.

The most common fishing techniques in Orange Beach are trolling, bottom fishing, and light tackle fishing but live bait fishing and heavy tackle fishing are popular as well.

How much do Orange Beach spanish mackerel fishing charters cost?

for spanish mackerel in Orange Beach prices can range anywhere from an affordable $350 to $3,000 and up, but the average price for a half day trip for spanish mackerel in Orange Beach is $1,068. The average price for a full day trip for spanish mackerel in Orange Beach is $2,949.

What month is best for spanish mackerel fishing in Orange Beach?

The most popular season for spanish mackerel fishing in Orange Beach is summer, and most anglers book their trips 49 days in advance.

Do I need a Orange Beach fishing license for spanish mackerel and what are the bag limits for spanish mackerel in Orange Beach?

You’re in luck! Our fishing tours in Orange Beach 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 Orange Beach.

What is spanish mackerel fishing in Orange Beach all about?

In Orange Beach, Alabama, Spanish mackerel fishing offers anglers an exciting opportunity to target these fast and aggressive fish. Known for their sleek bodies, sharp teeth, and lightning-fast strikes, Spanish mackerel are a popular catch among fishermen in the area. These fish can be found in nearshore and offshore waters, often congregating near reefs, shoals, and other productive fishing grounds along the Gulf Coast.

Spanish mackerel fishing in Orange Beach typically involves a variety of techniques tailored to the fish's feeding habits and behavior. Anglers often use trolling methods, trailing lures or baitfish behind boats at varying speeds to entice strikes from Spanish mackerel. Additionally, casting and retrieving shiny metal spoons or small jigs can be effective for targeting these fish, especially when they are feeding near the surface or chasing bait schools.

The Spanish mackerel season in Orange Beach spans throughout the year, with peak fishing opportunities occurring during the warmer months. However, Spanish mackerel can be caught year-round with proper techniques and knowledge of their habits and habitat preferences. Whether fishing from boats, piers, or shorelines, anglers in Orange Beach can enjoy the thrill of pursuing Spanish mackerel while taking in the scenic beauty of the Gulf Coast.

What are the most popular months to fish for spanish mackerel in Orange Beach?

In Orange Beach, Alabama, the Spanish mackerel seasons offer anglers the chance to target these fast and aggressive fish throughout the year. While Spanish mackerel can be found in the waters off Orange Beach year-round, their abundance and behavior vary with the changing seasons. Typically, the prime Spanish mackerel fishing season occurs during the warmer months, from late spring through early fall, when these fish are most active and widespread along the Gulf Coast.

During the spring and summer months, Spanish mackerel migrate into nearshore waters in search of food and suitable spawning grounds. Anglers take advantage of this migration by targeting Spanish mackerel using a variety of techniques such as trolling, casting, and jigging near productive fishing grounds. The warmer water temperatures and longer daylight hours during these seasons create optimal conditions for successful Spanish mackerel fishing adventures in Orange Beach.

While spring and summer are peak seasons for Spanish mackerel fishing in Orange Beach, opportunities to catch these fish continue throughout the year. During the fall and winter months, Spanish mackerel may move to deeper waters or seek shelter in warmer areas, presenting anglers with different challenges and tactics. With proper knowledge of seasonal patterns and habitat preferences, anglers in Orange Beach can enjoy the thrill of targeting Spanish mackerel year-round along the Gulf Coast.

What techniques are popular for catching spanish mackerel in Orange Beach?

Spanish mackerel fishing in Orange Beach, Alabama, requires anglers to employ a variety of techniques to successfully target these fast and agile fish. One common method is trolling, where anglers trail lures or baitfish behind their boats at varying speeds to mimic the movement of prey and entice strikes from Spanish mackerel. Trolling allows anglers to cover a wide area and explore different depths, increasing their chances of encountering feeding schools of Spanish mackerel.

Another effective technique for Spanish mackerel fishing in Orange Beach is casting and retrieving shiny metal spoons or small jigs. Anglers can target Spanish mackerel by casting their lures into areas where fish are actively feeding, such as near bait schools or along the edges of reefs and shoals. By mimicking the movements of fleeing baitfish, anglers can trigger aggressive strikes from Spanish mackerel patrolling the area.

Additionally, anglers targeting Spanish mackerel in Orange Beach may use live bait such as small baitfish or shrimp presented on lightweight rigs. This method can be particularly effective when Spanish mackerel are feeding near the surface or around structure. By adjusting their techniques to match the behavior and feeding habits of Spanish mackerel, anglers in Orange Beach can increase their chances of success and enjoy a thrilling fishing experience along the Gulf Coast.

What other species are popular in Orange Beach?

Aside from Spanish mackerel, Orange Beach, Alabama, offers anglers a diverse range of other species to target for an exciting fishing experience. One popular catch among fishermen is the Gulf Red Snapper, known for its vibrant coloration and delicious taste. These fish inhabit the reefs and wrecks off the coast of Orange Beach, providing anglers with thrilling battles and satisfying rewards. With regulations in place to ensure sustainable fishing practices, catching Gulf Red Snapper remains a cherished tradition for fishermen in the region.

Another sought-after species in Orange Beach is the Gulf Amberjack, prized for its impressive size and powerful fighting ability. These formidable fish inhabit deeper waters and are revered by anglers for their aggressive feeding behavior, making them a challenging yet rewarding catch. Anglers often

employ heavy tackle and specialized techniques to reel in these prized game fish, adding an extra element of excitement to their fishing adventures.

Furthermore, Orange Beach offers opportunities to target a variety of other species, including King Mackerel, Mahi Mahi, and Cobia. Whether casting lines from charter boats, piers, or engaging in surf fishing along the shoreline, anglers in Orange Beach can enjoy a diverse range of fishing experiences throughout the year. With its rich marine biodiversity and abundance of angling opportunities, Orange Beach continues to attract fishermen from near and far in pursuit of unforgettable fishing adventures.

Recent Reviews of Captain Experiences

  • ★★★★★
    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

  • ★★★★★
    This was an excellent experience even on a choppy day. Captain Tom and our two deck hands did an amazing job helping the family keep their lines tight and baited. Plenty of fish for the day!

    Gregory G. with Tom A. of Orange Beach, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    It was great day. Captain found us some fish. Would head back out with Seth anytime.

    Kyle E. with Seth W. of Orange Beach, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    Windy and tough conditions, but T Roy was able to get us on some fish and we had a great time! Great way to spend an afternoon.

    Joe F. with Troy W. of Orange Beach, Alabama

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

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

  • ★★★★★
    Beautiful day to be on the water ❤️

    Shawn D. with Rob K. 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

  • ★★★★★
    Colby is awesome! Great guide and personable. He knows his craft. Would highly recommend going with this guy on a nearshore fishing excursion anytime. Brad from Green Bay

    Bradley L. with Colby M. 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

  • ★★★★★
    The trip was awesome dale put us right on fish reeling them in left and right kids had a blast it was so easy booking the trip and finding the dock and dale great people great time we will be back Thank you guys so much Dallas

    Dallas O. with Dale W. of Orange Beach, 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

  • ★★★★★
    Our group of 12 went fishning with Captain Dale and crew in Orange Beach, Alabama on 11/24/23 the day after Thanksgiving and we had such a wonderful time. We didn't know if our luck at that time of year would be good but Captain Dale's extensive experience and knowledge got us right where we needed to be and OMG we didn't stop catching fish. It was the highlight of our Gulf Shores vacation. And we highly recommend booking Captian Dale through Captain Experiences whose process is easy, convenient, and no hassle booking . Trust me, Captain Dale,Zekes Landing,Orange Beach, Alabama = FISH!

    David H. with Dale W. 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

  • ★★★★★
    We had a great time with captain, Zach, and his helper. Those guys are awesome. We got lots of fish.

    Michael W. with Zack G. of Orange Beach, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    We had a great trip! Zack and his deck hand did a great job putting us one fish, as well as some good conversation! I would definitely book with Zack in the future!

    John R. with Zack G. of Orange Beach, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    My son and I had a great experience with Capt. Rob. We didn't have the best weather for our trip, but Capt. Rob gave us plenty of options to put us on the fish. We will certainly book with Capt. Rob again.

    David T. with Rob K. of Orange Beach, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    Troy provided an amazing fishing trip for our crew. He was kept busy re-baiting hooks for a crew of 6, and never showed signs of it being a bother to him. Troy was very concerned that we had a memorable trip and provided several locations for us to try our luck to reel in the big ones! Thanks, Troy!!

    Greg B. with Troy W. of Orange Beach, Alabama

  • ★★★★★
    The trip was awesome! Looking forward to the next trip.

    James H. with Mike L. of Orange Beach, 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

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Rob was excellent! Was not a good day for fishing, not good for all that day. Had stormed the night before. We still caught bass, black snapper, and a stingray. It was fun and will do it again!!! Thank you Captain Rob for a great experience! ~Tammy and birthday brother

    Tammy V. with Rob K. of Orange Beach, Alabama

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