Class Act Charters Inc.

If you’re looking to explore the bountiful waters of Orange Beach, AL, then don’t let Class Act Charters be the one that got away! Make the most of these fantastic fishing grounds with captains Dale Woodruff and Nick Leiterman, who will use their years of knowledge to help you navigate the Gulf. Get ready to discover exactly where the fish are biting!

Whether you’re looking to cruise the shores of Orange Beach or want to travel further out onto the Gulf of Mexico, these experienced charter captains can’t wait to show you the best offshore deep sea fishing this part of the country has to offer. They’re a small family-owned business that makes customer satisfaction a top priority, so they’re driven to deliver an awesome experience filled with priceless memories for you and your family or friends.

You’ll be heading out on your adventure in a 38’ Hatteras offshore sport fishing vessel. She can accommodate up to 6 anglers and is perfectly built to explore these bountiful offshore waters. Onboard, you’ll find top-notch navigational gear, life jackets for all ages, and a toilet – you’ll truly be traveling in plenty of comfort and safety. There are also outriggers that are used during offshore trolling for maximum fishability!

Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced angler, the captains and crew employ their safety-first attitude and education of local waters to provide you with an incredible angling adventure. If you’re looking for a fun family vacation, then your captains will take you out on a search for King and Spanish Mackerel. Want to bottom fish for some deep sea superstars? You’ll come face-to-gills with Mahi Mahi, a variety of Grouper and Snapper, Amberjack, and plenty more.

Your trip includes top-of-the-line Penn and Shimano rods and reels, as well as live bait to tempt your catch. All you need to bring along are your favorite snacks and some suncreen, and get ready to experience offshore Orange Beach fishing at its finest with Class Act Charters!

Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip - Bottom (Private)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    up to 6 persons
    On this trip you'll be traveling up to 18 miles offshore to target an enviable variety of species! You'll be bottom fishing for anything that's biting, so depending on the season, get ready to reel in anything from Red, White, and Vermillion Snapper, Amberjack, a variety of Grouper, and plenty more.You'll be decked out with top-quality rods and reels, as well as bait and lures to tempt your catch. A first mate will also be on hand to help you out. Get ready to reel 'em in!
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip - Bottom (Private)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    up to 6 persons
    Your captain describes this as a 'let's go get 'em!' trip, so if you're looking to reel in plenty of enviable species, then come aboard! You'll be heading up to 10 miles offshore, where you'll bottom fishing for anything from Amberjack to a huge variety of Grouper and Snapper. You'll be provided with top-notch Penn and Shimano rods and reels, as well as bait to tempt your catch. A first mate will also be on hand. If you'd like your catch cleaned and filleted, there's a small additional cost.
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip - Combo (Private)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    2 day trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    Overnight stay, liveaboard
    up to 6 persons / day
    If you'd like to try a variety of fishing techniques, then this is the perfect trip you. Get ready to head out onto plentiful waters, where you'll be trolling for King and Spanish Mackerel. In addition to this, you'll also get to bottom fish for Vermilion Snapper, White Snapper, Mangrove Snapper...the list goes on! Get ready to reel in an impressive catch. Your rods, reels, and bait are all included, as well as a first mate to help you out with anything you need.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip - Trolling (Private)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Aug 1 - Dec 1
    up to 6 persons
    Looking for a one-of-a-kind family adventure? Come and join your captain and get ready to troll these plentiful waters for King and Spanish Mackerel. Perfect for novice anglers and little ones, you'll be heading out for a morning of top-quality fishing with rods, reels, and bait all included. A first mate will also be on hand to help out with whatever you need.

About the Captain

Nick Lieterman
Orange Beach, Alabama, United States
Response time within an hour
Member since September 2018
Class Act Charters is owned by Captain Dale Woodruff, who has been in the fishing business since 1999. With over 27 years of angling under his belt, as well as a kind and patient attitude, his main goal is to provide you with a fun and family-friendly experience. This is why he chose a captain with more than 20 years of experience to join him on his charter, Captain Nick Lieterman. Capt. Nick says it best himself - he looks forward to every fishing trip as if it were his first!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Gag)
Grouper (Red)

King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Snapper (Red)
Snapper (Vermilion)
Triggerfish (Gray)


Boat Specs

Hatteras (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1969, and restored in 2016. Powered by 2 430HP Volvo engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 14 knots.

38 ft
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Drift Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing


Air Conditioning
Life Jackets
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
Air Conditioning
Life Jackets

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
Fishing License


FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 7 days before the trip. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed
Disabled Accessible


Book with 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
American Express

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3% fee.

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