Boll Weevil

(6) In demand!

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
    12 Hour Trip
      FREE Cancelation 7 days notice
    12 hour trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    $2,100
    up to 6 persons
    This is a full-day adventure for Redfish, Snapper, Grouper, Cobia, Barracuda, Amberjack, and other species up to 15 miles offshore. The trip includes rods, reels, tackle, lures, licenses, and bait.
  • Private trip
    10 Hour Trip
      FREE Cancelation 7 days notice
    10 hour trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    $1,800
    up to 6 persons
    Enjoy the thrill of catching on this 10-hour trip! You will be targeting Snapper, Grouper, Triggerfish, Amberjack, Barracuda, Cobia, Redfish, and other species.
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip
      FREE Cancelation 7 days notice
    8 hour trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    $1,500
    up to 6 persons
    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)
      FREE Cancelation 7 days notice
    6 hour trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    Seasonal trip available 15 Apr - 15 Aug
    $1,200
    up to 6 persons
    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 Cancelation 7 days notice
    6 hour trip, starts at 1:30 PM
    Seasonal trip available 15 Apr - 15 Aug
    $1,200
    up to 6 persons
    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
    6 Hour Trip – Spring Break Special
      FREE Cancelation 7 days notice
    6 hour trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    Seasonal trip available 1 Mar - 15 Apr
    $1,000
    up to 6 persons
    This is a Morning Spring Break Special! The 6-hour trip which was designed specifically for those spring breakers with the itch to fish is available from March 1st until April 15th. You will be trolling and bottom fishing for Snapper, Mackerel, and more.
  • Shared trip
    6 Hour Trip (Shared)
    In demand!
      FREE Cancelation 7 days notice
    6 hour trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    Seasonal trip available 1 Jun - 14 Aug (Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat)
    $200
    per person
    2 persons minimum
    On this trip, you will be able to enjoy a shared charter that feels like a private trip. You will target seasonal reef species and Pelagics.
  • Shared trip
    6 Hour – Spring Special (Shared)
      FREE Cancelation 7 days notice
    6 hour trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    Seasonal trip available 26 Mar - 10 Apr
    $150
    per person
    2 persons minimum
    Split charter that carries 6 people, great for small groups who don't want to charter the whole boat. Bottom fishing and trolling **trip must meet boat min to go**
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack
Barracuda (Great)
Cobia
Grouper (Gag)

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

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

Policies

FREE Cancelation
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

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.

About the Charter Operator

Orange Beach Fish Charter Service
Orange Beach, Alabama, United States
Member since January 2015
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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.
Response time: 5 hours
Response rate: 86%

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Customer Reviews

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5.00
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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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Tony L.
Winder, Georgia
 5.00
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Fishing with Tom

VERIFIED   NEW  July 17, 2019
Capt. Gary and Deckhand Paul where excellent,,,, made the whole trip worth every dollar,,,, will definitely be a return customer...
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Kim D.
Memphis, TN
 5.00
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VERIFIED   NEW  June 26, 2019
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John S.
Gulf Shores, AL
 5.00
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VERIFIED   June 11, 2019
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Jerry M.
Winder, GA
 5.00
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August fishing trip

VERIFIED   August 3, 2018
Great guys had a blast put us on the fish
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Clark W.
Warren, AR
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Vacation

VERIFIED   May 26, 2018
Great Captain and crew!!
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