Southern Drawl (No Fish, No Pay)

Southern Drawl Charters makes it their first priority that every single customer has a great experience aboard their boat, especially the children! They devote a lot of time and energy into making sure kids have an amazing time, teaching them about all the instruments and controls, as well as letting them steer it. This is something they will never forget!

As well as being child-friendly, Southern Drawl Charters also caters to avid anglers. The crew’s in-depth knowledge of the local waters is impressive: they fish the area very regularly and are in-tune with the best hotspots on any given day. The team has multiple tournament wins under their belts, and they use top of the line equipment aboard their vessel to make sure you are in with the best chance of catching fish.

During your trip, you will be fishing aboard a newly-restored Robalo center console that is powered by a brand new Yamaha outboard engine. Accommodating up to six passengers, the boat has plenty of room to fish, and it features a toilet so you will not need to cut your trip short to come back to the shore.

All trips come complete with the use of professional fishing equipment, bait, and lures, and the company will also provide everyone onboard with a valid fishing license. Get ready to feel the salty wind in your hair. Take a trip with a crew that will do everything in their power to provide you with a trip to remember.

All you need to bring is a sense of adventure!


Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    RED SNAPPER GUARANTEED AM
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 750
    up to 5 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    Do to us having the speed, equipment and permits we are able to keep red snapper certain times of the year when some outfitters can’t! This trip doesn’t have a time limit .The way this trip works is once you have a limit of legal red snapper we come back to the dock , I encourage atleast 4 people on the boat. Sometimes we have a limit in 30 minutes sometimes it takes 3xs as long. Beat the heat with an evening trip ( it is possible to catch other species.
  • Private trip
    RED SNAPPER GUARANTEED Midday
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 11:30 AM
    US$ 750
    up to 5 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    Whether it’s your first time on a boat or your hundredth , I will have you catching fish very very quick. Once you are boarded on the boat we head due south , ( the boat is fast) we will target what Alabama is known for the famous hard fighting and delicious to eat RED SNAPPER. If the water clarity is right we will try our luck at a cobia or king on the way in . 4 -5 hours is just enough time for an awesome boat ride, a nice mess of fish , And a great family picture! I’ll put you on them!
  • Private trip
    RED SNAPPER GUARANTEED PM
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 4:30 PM
    US$ 750
    up to 5 persons
    + US$ 50
    each additional person
    snapper fishing is just as good at lunch time as it is in the morning!!, I will have you catching fish very very quick. Once you are boarded on the boat we head due south , ( the boat is fast) we will target what Alabama is known for the famous hard fighting and delicious to eat RED SNAPPER. If the water clarity is right we will try our luck at a cobia or king on the way in . 4 -5 hours is just enough time for an awesome boat ride, a nice mess of fish , And a great family picture! I’ll put you on them!!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Great)
Bonito
Cobia
Jack Crevalle

King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Ladyfish
Shark (Hammerhead)
Snapper (Mangrove)

Snapper (Red)
Snapper (Vermilion)
Spanish Mackerel
Triggerfish (Gray)

Boat Specs

Palmetto (Center console) originally built in 2017, and restored in 2017. Powered by 2 300HP Suzuki engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots.

Length
33 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
Popping
Drift Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well

Trip Includes

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

Policies

FREE Cancellation
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

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 4% fee.

About the Captain

Michael Pittman
Dauphin Island, Alabama, United States
Member since April 2016
85
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Before You read this I should say one thing.. a lot of charters call themselves “ deep sea/ offshore “ but without federal permits they can’t go past 9 miles!! We have the permits! Check before you book to make sure you are getting what you expect ! our motto that is plastered down the side of my boat is " we kill fish" if this offends you or your a fish lover this might not be the right boat to get on . Fishing is my life!! From the time I was 12 I was running a " Jon boat " around fishing every drop off I could find. Looking back I sure did push the limits. They say if you enjoy your job you never work a day in your life. Being on the water is in my blood I wouldn't want to do anything else. The adrenaline rush when you see someone hooked up with a fish never gets old too me. I'd rather watch other people catch them then myself. i put in 110% and make sure every client has a great experience with lifetime memories.
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4.93
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Sevi Amarino
Fort Worth, TX
 5.00
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Red Snapper Guaranteed! 430PM with Captain Mike

VERIFIED   July 14, 2018
The title describes everything!  Captain Mike and Junior deserve more than 5 stars!  Captain Mike was very knowledgeable,...
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Kenneth Evans
Benton, Arkansas
 5.00
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GREAT BOAT RIDE for the LADIES

VERIFIED   May 7, 2018
My son and I had a couple of fishing trips scheduled, so a sunset cruise was perfect for getting us out of the “DOG HOUSE”. ...
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James Hines
Newnan, GA
 5.00
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Half Day Morning Trip with Captain Mike

VERIFIED   June 16, 2018
We had a great time we Captain Mike and Junior I have never seen that many Red Snapper in my life. I highly recommend taking...
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Jeffrey Ahsinger
Tallahassee, FL
 5.00
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Half day trip with Mike and Jr.

VERIFIED   July 4, 2018
Put us right on the fish!  Always someone with a fish on.
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Matt Barnes
Dauphin Island, Alabama
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July fishing trip

VERIFIED   July 10, 2018
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