SummerTime Charters

1102 De Soto Avenue
Dauphin Island AL, United States

SummerTime Charters specialize in big game fishing, and offer some amazing trips that would make any seasoned angler’s head spin, going up to 100 miles offshore for multi-day marathons doing battle with huge Blue Marlin, Sailfish, Tuna, Wahoo and Mahi Mahi, as well as offering more traditional half and full day trips nearshore and offshore targeting Snapper, Mackerel, Cobia and many more.

No matter which of their trips you choose, you will be aboard the perfect boat for the job. Their 42 ft Ocean Super Sport is a hardcore fishing machine built and designed especially for offshore sport fishing. Fully restored in 2015, it features a spacious interior with a cabin, galley, head, and a flybridge with full tower for seeking the best spots or relaxing in between bites.

But you’re here to fish, so let’s get on to the important stuff. The boat is equipped with top-of-the-line electronics including dual Garmin 4210 GPS units and dual Garmin 1000kw fishfinders, as well as outriggers, a live bait tank, a selection of top-quality lures, and professional tackle for an great selection of different techniques including light and heavy tackle, spinning, jigging, trolling and bottom fishing to name just a few.

Captain Skipper Wright is a serious and dedicated fisherman with over 40 years of experience as a professional captain and a lifetime of local knowledge. Fishing is his life and his joy and nothing makes him happier than going out and helping people catch some great fish. Whether it’s a family’s first fishing trip trying to find something tasty, or a group of seasoned veterans looking for the ultimate fishing adventure, Captain Skipper and his skilled first mate will do everything they can to make sure you have the trip of a lifetime, and take back some unforgettable memories as well as some awesome fish.

Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    48hrs Big Game Fishing Trip
     Low rate deposit non-refundable
    2 days trip, starts at 4:00 PM
    Overnight stay, liveaboard
    US$ 7000
    up to 6 persons / day
    1 to 6 people 48hrs Big Game Fishing Trip
  • Private trip
    24hr Big Game Tuna Trip
     Low rate deposit non-refundable
    1 day trip, starts at 4:00 PM
    Overnight stay, liveaboard
    US$ 3600
    up to 6 persons / day
    1 to 6 people 24hrs over night Tuna Trip
  • Private trip
    All Day Trip
     Low rate deposit non-refundable
    12 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 2000
    up to 6 persons
    1 to 6 people 12hrs All Day Trip
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
     Low rate deposit non-refundable
    9 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 1500
    up to 6 persons
    1 to 6 people 9hr Full Day Trip
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
     Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 1000
    up to 6 persons
    From 1 to 6 people Half Day 6hrs
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About this listing

Targeted Species

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

Marlin (Blue)
Snapper (Mangrove)
Snapper (Red)
Spanish Mackerel

Tuna (Blackfin)
Tuna (Yellowfin)

Boat Specs

Ocean Super Sport (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1980, and restored in 2015. Powered by 2 450HP J&T GM 671 TI engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 20 knots.

42 ft
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Drift Fishing


Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
Life Jackets
Multimedia System
Ice Box
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
Life Jackets

Trip Includes

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


Deposit non-refundable
Deposit non-refundable under normal circumstances. In case of unsafe weather conditions, you can choose a different trip date or cancel with a full deposit refund.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
No Smoking
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed
Catch and Release Mandatory


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:
American Express

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 2% fee.

About the Captain

Skipper Wright
Dauphin Island, Alabama, United States
Member since March 2016
I grew up on my fathers charter boat, The GULF REBEL, working with him out of DAUPHIN ISLAND,AL. from about 6 years old until I got ole enough to set for my masters license and then started running boats on my own, I have lived, worked, fished, and played on the water longer then I have lived on land sense my birth,, As far as Fishing goes, what can ya say, I just love fishing, and seeing other people catching nice big fish, and having a good time,
Response time: 3 hours
Response rate: 97%

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Customer Reviews

4.95 out of 5 stars from 7 reviews

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The captain and deck hand were all about making sure the experience was maximized from start to finish! This charter is highly recommended!

Fished June 16, 2018
Skipper Wright (The Captain)
Replied to this review on June 17, 2018

I had a great time with a great bunch of guys looking forward to a return trip and do it again Capt.Skip

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We had a great time the skipper was knowledgeable of the fishing area and very friendly and helpful would recommend this charter to anyone

Fished August 8, 2017
Skipper Wright (The Captain)
Replied to this review on August 15, 2017

Chris thank you for fishing with us and, for the great review, It makes me happy that you and your party had a great time fishing with us, I love to watch people smile and have fun fishing, Looking forward to seeing you back next year, Capt Skip,

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We had a great time on the half day trip! This is perfect for young kids. Next time we will do a 12 hour with just adults. We’re also gonna do one of the 24 hour tuna runs with them. Wish we could do it now because they have an awesome deal going on. We had to leave and come home today though.

Fished July 28, 2017
Skipper Wright (The Captain)
Replied to this review on July 31, 2017

Brian, We at Summertime Charters are glad you all had a great and fun fishing trip with us, We will be looking forward to seeing you and taking you all back out with us on your next trip,,
Best Regards
Capt Skip Wright

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