Boll Weevil

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Orange Beach Fish Charter Service invites you down to the best fishing spots in Alabama. Take your while family, friends, and colleagues with you to explore what the Orange Beach and Gulf Shores areas have to offer.

Go out for a fun day on the water and enjoy a world-class fishery right at your fingertips. You get begin catching fish just right off the shores! There are plenty of fish species from tasty to feisty to meet your specific angling needs.

You will be able to concentrate on trolling and bottom fishing for anything that is in season and biting. The list of your potential catches includes King Mackerel, Redfish, Spanish Mackerel, Bonito, Red Snapper, Triggerfish, Vermilion Snapper, Amberjack, White Snapper, Wahoo, Cobia, Scamp Grouper… and the list just goes on!

Orange Beach Fish Charter Service has a whole fleet of fantastic sport fishing vessels. The ‘Boll Weevil’ will be your boat for the day. She is a 38’ Buskins, which was built back in 1980 and fully refurbished in 2018. The Boll Weevil comes powered by a single 320 HP Caterpillar engine and can cruise at a top speed of 10 knots.

The Boll Weevil is fully rigged with everything you need for a productive day on the water. She features a flybridge to spot any action going on beneath the surface along with a toilet for your maximum comfort.

All trips come with the use of rods, reels, lures, live bait, and fishing licenses. You can feel free to bring your own snacks and drinks with you.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    $1,500
    price breakdown
    $1,500
    Add a few more hours to your time on the water and target more species. Launching out of Zeke's Marina, you will be fishing up to 15 miles out for Snapper, Grouper, Cobia, and more.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 3 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    $1,200
    price breakdown
    $1,200
    This 6-hour morning trip will take you fishing the reefs for Red Snapper and hitting the nearshore waters for Amberjack, Barracuda, Grouper, and more.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 1:30 PM
    Seasonal trip May 23 - Aug 15
    $1,200
    price breakdown
    $1,200
    Enjoy an afternoon with your family and friends and test yourself in trolling and bottom fishing. You will be targeting Barracuda, Amberjack, Snapper, and more.
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 1:30 PM
    Seasonal trip Mar 1 - May 30
    $950
    price breakdown
    $950
    This trip will see you bottom fishing and trolling from 8 to 15 miles offshore, targeting Kingfish, Spanish Mackerel, Triggerfish, and Red Snapper. The trip includes the use of rods, reels, tackle, and licenses.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (PM)
    In demand! Last booked: 6 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:30 PM
    $800
    price breakdown
    $800
    Nearshore trolling with light bottom fishing, great introduction trip to deep sea fishing
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About the Charter Operator

Orange Beach Fish Charter Service
Orange Beach, Alabama, United States
Angler's Choice
ID & License verified
98 Customer Reviews
Response time 3 hours
Member since January 2015
Orange Beach Fish Charter Service is a team of not only knowledgeable but also highly experienced captains. Each and every one of them is a true professional who can cater to anglers of all ages and expertise. The team are fun and family-friendly and enjoy introducing younger anglers to the art of fishing. Orange Beach Fish Charter Service caters to both family outings and company trips, such as team buildings and corporate charters.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack Amberjack
Barracuda (Great) Barracuda (Great)
Cobia Cobia
Grouper (Gag) Grouper (Gag)

King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Redfish Redfish
Snapper (Mangrove) Snapper (Mangrove)
Snapper (Red) Snapper (Red)

Triggerfish (Gray) Triggerfish (Gray)

Boat Specs

Buskins (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1980, and restored in 2018. Powered by a 320HP Caterpillar engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 10 knots.

Length
38 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Flybridge
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Flybridge

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
First Mate
Fishing License

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 7 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing Policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

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:
Cash
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
PayPal
Checks

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

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Photos by reviewers (4)
4.33
out of 5 stars from 16 reviews
Boat
Crew
Experience
Half Day with Captain Gary and Paul was awesome!  Do it!
Half Day with Captain Gary and Paul was awesome!  Do it!
Half Day with Captain Gary and Paul was awesome!  Do it!
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
80%
Friendly captain
86%
Recommend this charter
75%
Appropriate for children
93%
Satisfied with the boat
87%
Catch intended fish
87%
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Rachel C.
Mobile, Alabama
 5.00
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August fishing trip

VERIFIED   NEW  August 8, 2020
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Jesse S.
Boise City, OK
 5.00
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Fishing with Tom

VERIFIED   NEW  July 29, 2020
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Julie K.
Foley, AL
 5.00
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Half Day Afternoon Trip

VERIFIED   June 21, 2020
This was a joint Father’s Day gift for the men in our family and they had a blast. If they go again, they would want to go...
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James S.
Winder, Georgia
 4.33
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Half day trip with Triston and kyle

VERIFIED   NEW  August 12, 2020
The trip was awesome and we caught plenty of fish for our first trip and the guys were great very helpful thank yall for an...
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Ben P.
Troy, AL
 5.00
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June fishing trip

VERIFIED   June 12, 2020
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