Wahoo Watersports

Wahoo Watersports offers fishing adventures on the waters of the Gulf Coast, cruising out of Orange Beach, Alabama. If you are looking to experience fishing like a pro with the best guides in the area – Wahoo Watersports is the right choice for you. The crew will work hard to make sure your time on the water is an eventful experience that you won’t soon forget!

Enjoy your fishing trip with Wahoo Watersports aboard “Dark Thirty”, a spacious 30-ft boat, which comes powered by a 210 HP Cummins engine. Originally built in 2000, it was restored in 2011 and is fully rigged with navigational electronics, which include a GPS, a VHF radio, a fish finder, and a radar.

This clean, seaworthy boat is equipped with an enclosed toilet for your maximum comfort on the water, as well as a flybridge to aid the search for the fish, an anchoring system to stay rooted, and an ice-box to keep the catch fresh during the day. Up to six anglers are welcome to join the adventure.

With Wahoo Watersports, you will have the beautiful waters of the Gulf Coast all to yourself. You will be fishing up to nine miles offshore and the wrecks, bottom fishing and trolling for a wide range of species. You will target Red Snapper, Tarpon, Spanish Mackerel, Tiger Shark, Sailfish, Mahi Mahi, Cobia, Amberjack, Barracuda, and many other species.

A trip with Wahoo Watersports comes inclusive with all you need to put your catch together. You will be provided with rods, reels, tackle, live bait, and lures, as well as the fishing licenses for you and your group.

If you decide to keep the catch, the crew will clean and fillet it for you at the end of the trip, so that you could take it home with you and store the freezer or have for dinner later. As well as that, you can feel free to bring your own snacks and drinks with you.

Join Wahoo Watersports and get your own catch of the day!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip – Red Snapper
      FREE Cancelation 1 day notice
    6 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 1 Jun - 16 Jul
    $1,500
    up to 6 persons
    When the season kicks in, take advantage of the highly sought-after Red Snapper. Get out into the Gulf and chase this beautiful, tough-fighting, and delicious creature. It really has it all, so make the most of the limited opportunity to catch it and head home with a prized catch and a tasty treat ahead of you.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip – Card
      FREE Cancelation 1 day notice
    6 hour trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $1,320
    up to 6 persons
    Explore the rich waters of the Gulf of Mexico as you spend 6-hours varying your fishing techniques to catch a range of exceptional, sought-after fish. Try bottom fishing along the wrecks or troll the open waters and head home with a well-earned treat. From tough-fighting Tarpon to delicious Mahi Mahi, exciting Cobia to strong Amberjack, rapid Barracuda, and many more – you're in for an incredible experience fishing these productive waters. Head home with a boatful of delicious fish to round it all off.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip – Cash Only
      FREE Cancelation 1 day notice
    6 hour trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $1,200
    up to 6 persons
    Head out to the numerous wrecks in the Gulf, just out from Orange Beach and get yout fish on. Bottom fish and troll to entice the bite of some exciting, prized, and delicious fish. Take advantage of the cash discount and pay a cheaper fare, as you head offshore for some incredible fishing. Depending on the season, you'll target Tarpon, Mahi Mahi, Cobia, Amberjack, Barracuda, and who knows what else! Get ready for a rod-bending, thrilling 6-hours aboard.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip – Shark Fishing
      FREE Cancelation 1 day notice
    6 hour trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $1,100
    up to 6 persons
    Ever imagined what it would be like to battle it out with some of the ocean's biggest and strongest creatures? Wonder no more, as this trip gives you the chance to tackle monster Sharks out in the Gulf. Use all your strength to hook one of these bad boys aboard and get the pulses racing like never before. You'll head home with an incredible story to tell anyone who's willing to listen and you'll definitely want to come back for more.
  • Private trip
    Half Day – Card (High Season)
      FREE Cancelation 1 day notice
    4 hour trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 16 Jan - 20 Aug
    $825
    up to 6 persons
    At the peak of the season, you'll have the chance to hit the open waters out in the Gulf for a range of exciting and delicious fish. Troll to entice the bite of anything from Tarpon to Cobia, Kingfish to Amberjacks, and many more. Get ready for an intense battle as you struggle it out against some of these notoriously strong fish and try to fill the boat with something delicious to take home.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Card (Low Season)
      FREE Cancelation 1 day notice
    4 hour trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 21 Aug - 15 Jan
    $770
    up to 6 persons
    Take advantage of the convenient option and pay by credit card for this 4-hour fish. You'll get to experience some thrilling Gulf fishing over the course of your trip as you troll to entice the bite of some monster fish. Wait for the bite before leaping into action to battle it out with some monster Tarpon, delicious Cobia and Kingfish, and some strong Jacks. Your exhilarating trip will be compounded with a delicious treat at the end of the day.
  • Private trip
    Half Day – Cash Only (High Season)
      FREE Cancelation 1 day notice
    4 hour trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 16 Jan - 20 Aug
    $750
    up to 6 persons
    Make the most of the high season and the discount on offer if you pay by cash and spend 4 hours reveling in the stunning waters out in the Gulf. Troll these productive waters to entice the bite of some tough-fighting and delicious fish and you could be in for the trip and battle of a lifetime. Go after some of the nation's favorite fish, from Tarpon to Cobia, Kingfish to Amberjack, and many more. Fill the freezer with enough fish to feed for weeks after a thrilling day on the water.
  • Private trip
    Half Day – Cash Only (Low Season)
      FREE Cancelation 1 day notice
    4 hour trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available 21 Aug - 15 Jan
    $700
    up to 6 persons
    A discount is available if you're able to pay by cash, so take advantage of this great opportunity make your money go further. Head out into the exciting Gulf waters and discover a range of thrilling fishing. Go after monster, tough-fighting Tarpon, delicious Cobia, and strong Kingfish and Amberjack. Test your skills to reel in these beasts and head home with a smile on your face and a boat full of fish.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack
Barracuda (Great)
Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)

Sailfish
Shark (Tiger)
Snapper (Red)
Spanish Mackerel

Tarpon

Boat Specs

Buskens (Saltwater fishing) originally built in 2000, and restored in 2011. Powered by a 210HP Cummins engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 10 knots.

Length
30 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Offshore Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Flybridge
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Flybridge
Ice Box

Trip Includes

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

Policies

FREE Cancelation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 1 day before the trip date. 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

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

About the Captain

Brooks Moore
Orange Beach, Alabama, United States
Member since March 2017
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Captain Brooks Moore is an enthusiastic angler. He is a veteran fishing guide with thousands of hours of experience on the water. Matt uses his knowledge and motivation to provide an excellent service, which has already gained him an exceptional reputation. He enjoys putting his clients and friends on various local species, trolling and bottom fishing for Red Snapper, Amberjack, Mahi Mahi, Cobia, and many more!
Response time: 2 hours
Response rate: 100%

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4.76
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Friendly captain
100%
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100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
83%
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Patrick J.
Mobile, Alabama
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I have chartered fishing trips for 15 yrs from up in Canada to Orange Beach Alabama and My Family and I was welcomed with the...
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Kyle F.
Austin, Texas
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VERIFIED   NEW  June 22, 2019
We had a great time fishing as a family and the captain and first mate were amazing in helping us. I would recommend to anyone
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Drew P.
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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VERIFIED   May 3, 2017
Brooks was what we call up in Ohio a “Good Ole Boy”. He’s as likable, friendly and helpful as any person...
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Daniel D.
Mount Pleasant, Tennessee
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Half Day Trip

VERIFIED   May 12, 2018
We all enjoyed our time on the Dark Thirty. We limited out on Trigger fish, saw dolphins, a sea turtle and really appreciated...
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Houston, Texas
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VERIFIED   August 8, 2017
6 of us went out in the morning and were put right on the fish.  Some weather came into play, but we trolled around it...
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