Reel Fighting Nature (FN Charters)

Whether you want to stock up your fridge with fresh fish, or you want to feel the thrill of getting that pelagic trophy, Reel Fighting Nature (FN Charters) has a fishing trip for you. Come down to Orange Beach, Alabama, and book a trip that suits your style!

Welcome aboard the Rybo Runner center console model from 1984, which was renovated in 2016. It is 30’ complete with SeaDek marine flooring, ensuring extra comfort. With twin Yamaha 300 outboards that go up to 30 kn, you won’t be missing the need for speed. The boat can accommodate groups of up to 6 guests.

This charter covers nearshore and offshore areas that include reef and wreck locations. The fish bites all year round. Depending on the season you have the opportunity to catch several types of Snapper, while the rest of the year you may encounter Mahi Mahi and Amberjack just to name some. You can go after your catch using deep-sea fishing, bottom fishing, and trolling techniques.

Children age 8 and older are welcome. The charter will cover your Alabama fishing license and the crew will provide the necessary fishing equipment, lures, and bait. If you need additional help, a first mate is available. For your greater comfort, there’s an onboard toilet. In case you manage to catch the right fish, you can keep it. Though catch and release is also an option.

Get some fun on the water fishing for the beauties of the sea – contact Reel Fighting Nature.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    3/4 Day – Offshore (AM)
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    $1,320
    Enjoy your morning on the water! Up to 25 miles offshore. Currently targeting Triggerfish, Vermilion Snapper, and more. All trips include the appropriate fishing gear and equipment. Everything is included in the listed price except for a tip for your deckhand/crew.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Red Snapper 2023
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Jun 1 - Aug 1
    $1,320
    Enjoy your morning on the water! Up to 25 miles offshore. Target Red Snapper and more. Red Snapper season June 1 - August 1. All trips include the appropriate fishing gear and equipment. Everything is included in the listed price except for a tip for your deckhand/crew.
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip – Offshore
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    $1,760
    Up to 25 miles offshore. Currently targeting Vermilion Snapper, Triggerfish, and more. This 8-hour trip allows time to bring back more fish. Everything is included except a tip for your deckhand/crew.
  • Private trip
    10 Hour Trip – Deep Sea Fishing
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    10 Hour Trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    $2,200
    This 10-hour trip allows more time offshore to bring back a variety of fish. Load the box with Vermilion Snapper, Triggerfish, and more. Chance to catch Grouper and various pelagic fish. All trips include everything except a tip for your deckhand/crew.
  • Private trip
    Extended Full Day – Deep Sea
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 1 - Sep 1
    $2,640
    Treat yourself to this 12-hour trip and experience the full day of fishing on open water. We'll target Grouper, Tilefish, Wahoo, Mahi-Mahi, and more. All charters include all appropriate fishing gear and equipment Everything is included in the listed price except for a tip for your deckhand/crew
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About the Captain

Joseph Smith
Orange Beach, Alabama, United States
ID & License verified
38 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since May 2020
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About this listing

Targeted species

Amberjack Amberjack
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Gag) Gag Grouper
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)

Boat specs

Rybo Runner (Center console) originally built in 1984, and restored in 2016. Powered by 2 300HP Yamaha engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots.

Length
30 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing techniques

Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Radar

Trip includes

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

Cancellation policy

Deposit non-refundable

If it is unsafe to travel, you may still cancel free of charge or change the date(s) of your booking.

Listing policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
Ages 8 and up
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 20% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

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, an additional 4% charge will apply.

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Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 38 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.9 / 5
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AWESOME DAY FOR AMBERJACKS
AWESOME DAY FOR AMBERJACKS
AWESOME DAY FOR AMBERJACKS
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
93%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
96%
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James H.
United States
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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AWESOME DAY FOR AMBERJACKS

VERIFIED   10 Hour Trip – Deep Sea Fishing on October 13, 2022
We booked to go out and received a text a few days before checking to see if we had any special requests on what we wanted...
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Kaydee H.
Marquez, TX
Excellent
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6hr trip with captain Joesph and Nicole.

VERIFIED   3/4 Day – Offshore (AM) on July 7, 2022
We had so much fun with Captain Joesph and Nicole. They were very informative and right on it if we had any trouble. Nicole...
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Bill E.
Albany, LA
Excellent
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Half day trip with Captain Joseph

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip – Offshore (PM) on June 15, 2022
Captain and mate Nicole were amazing. He put us on the fish and Nicole was excellent support. She knew exactly what was needed...
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Doug T.
Shreveport, LA
Excellent
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Perfect way to start the vacation

VERIFIED   3/4 Day – Offshore (AM) on June 5, 2022
Spent half a day with Joseph and Nicole and we had such a great time. The captain and his fist mate are knowledgeable, interested,...
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Brett S.
Evansville, IN
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3/4 day

VERIFIED   3/4 Day – Offshore (AM) on October 8, 2022
Great captain and deck hand. Caught lots of fish and lost a couple of really big ones. I fully intend to take trips with them...
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FAQs about Reel Fighting Nature (FN Charters)

Reel Fighting Nature (FN Charters) offers the following trips to customers:
  • $1,320 per group - 3/4 Day – Offshore (AM) (6 hours)
  • $1,320 per group - 6 Hour Trip – Red Snapper 2023 (6 hours)
  • $1,760 per group - 8 Hour Trip – Offshore (8 hours)
  • $2,200 per group - 10 Hour Trip – Deep Sea Fishing (10 hours)
  • $2,640 per group - Extended Full Day – Deep Sea (12 hours)

When you book a trip with Reel Fighting Nature (FN Charters), you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Radar

Trips booked with Reel Fighting Nature (FN Charters) include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • First Mate
  • Fishing License

Reel Fighting Nature (FN Charters) offers the following types of fishing:
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing

Reel Fighting Nature (FN Charters) offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Jigging
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Reel Fighting Nature (FN Charters) include:
  • Amberjack
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Grouper (Gag)
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Snapper (Red)
  • Snapper (Vermilion)
  • Spanish Mackerel
  • Tilefish
  • Triggerfish (Gray)