Alibi Charter Fishing

Everything you need for a productive day of fishing awaits you on board Alibi Charter Fishing. Based out of Orange Beach, Alabama, you’ll explore the rich waters of the Gulf, going after a range of exciting and delicious fish. Head up to 30 miles offshore and do battle with some seriously prized creatures as you seek to fill the boat and your freezer!

Captain Gordon Burdette knows all about catching the biggest fish out there. An Orange Beach resident since 1984, he’s spent his fair share of time on the water. Since retirement, he’s taken to the seas more and more often and promises a supportive, fun-filled, and productive trip offshore.

Up to 6 guests are welcome aboard the 36’ Trojan convertible to see the magic happen. The air-conditioned cabin comes fitted with plenty of space for all on board and boasts a toilet for your convenience. Your captain will also provide a cooler, so bring your own drinks and snacks and make the most of it!

A serious fishing vessel, she also boasts downriggers and outriggers to help you troll a wider array of water. The first mate will help set up the lines and Capt. Gordon will prepare live bait before you come aboard, so you’re good to go. Get ready for a thrilling day, where you’ll be able to try out both trolling and bottom fishing.

Head up to 30 miles offshore in search of some of the Gulf’s biggest fish. Hit the wrecks in search of huge Snappers, Groupers, Mackerel, Cobia, and more. Head to the deeper waters and you’ll deep drop for one of the tastiest fish in the sea, Tilefish, or battle it out with Wahoo. Wherever you go, you’ll have a real fight on your hands.

At the end of your trip, the first mate will clean and fillet your catch for you to take home. Head back to shore and enjoy the fruits of your labor after a fruitful day out. Choose from trips ranging between 4 and 10 hours, getting whatever you want from your day at sea. Step aboard Alibi Charter Fishing and experience some of the country’s best fishing!



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  • Private trip
    Extended Full Day Trip
      FREE Cancelation 14 days notice
    10 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 1 Mar - 1 Oct
    $2,000
    up to 6 persons
    Get the most out of your adventure into the Gulf and spend 10 hours on the water getting hit after hit. These productive waters are overflowing with prized fish. Hit the reefs and wrecks nearshore, and discover some deeper waters up to 30 miles offshore where you'll find the biggest of the lot. Drop deep for delicious creatures such as Tilefish, battle it out with Cobia, Snappers, Groupers, and more, or target Wahoo and Amberjacks. You're sure to fill the boat and have plenty of fun doing it.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
      FREE Cancelation 14 days notice
    8 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 1 Mar - 1 Oct
    $1,400
    up to 6 persons
    Step aboard for a full 8 hours and battle it out with more fish, as you cover a wider range of fishing grounds out in the Gulf. Leave all your problems behind on the Alabama coast and focus all your attention on the exciting, delicious, and tough-fighting fish that inhabit the reefs and wrecks out in these productive waters. Troll or bottom fish to entice the bite of your target fish, and land anything from Triggerfish to Cobia, Lane Snapper to Wahoo, Barracuda, and many more.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
      FREE Cancelation 14 days notice
    6 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 1 Mar - 1 Oct
    $1,200
    up to 6 persons
    A 6-hour trip will give you the chance to cover a wider range of nearshore waters, trying your hand at bottom fishing as well as trolling. Hit the Gulf's rich seas and explore the reefs and wrecks up to 20 miles offshore as you target Snapper, Grouper, Cobia, Amberjack, Mackerel, Triggerfish, and many more delicious fish to fill the freezer with. Departure times can vary to suit you, so get in touch with your captain.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
      FREE Cancelation 14 days notice
    4 hour trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 3 Aug - 3 Jun
    $650
    up to 6 persons
    Spend 4 hours on the productive nearshore waters of Alabama's Gulf Coast. Troll these rich seas and get your fill of fishing for the day by battling it out with some prized, sought-after fish. With live bait, you'll target Snappers, Mackerel, Cobia, Grouper, and many more fish along the wrecks just out from shore. Let your captain know what time suits you best and head out whenever you want.
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Targeted Species

Amberjack
Barracuda (Great)
Cobia
Grouper (Scamp)

King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Snapper (Lane)
Snapper (Red)
Snapper (Vermilion)

Spanish Mackerel
Tilefish
Triggerfish (Gray)
Wahoo

Boat Specs

Trojan (Convertible) originally built in 1979, and restored in 2005. Powered by 2 330HP Cummins engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 32 knots.

Length
36 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Flybridge
Live Bait Well
Refrigerator
Outriggers
Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Flybridge

Trip Includes

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

Policies

FREE Cancelation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 14 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 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% 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
Checks

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3.5% fee.

About the Captain

Gordon Burdette
Orange Beach, Alabama, United States
Member since May 2019
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Having moved to Orange Beach in 1984, Captain Gordon became instantly hooked on fishing. He still loves grabbing his rod and reel and battling it out with monster fish, and made it his profession after official retirement in 2004. With over 30 years of experience running charters, he's just the guy to get you reeling in the biggest fish, and promises a helping hand to anglers of all ages and levels.
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