Captain
Chris Garner

Member since January 2015 Orange Beach, United States
Background
Captain Chris Garner is a Montgomery, Alabama native. He started working on a fuel dock in 1985 when he moved to Orange Beach. John Stewart, one of the local captains introduced Chris to the beautiful waters of the Gulf of Mexico and let him go on commercial trips. His first job as a captain was aboard the Miss Mary IV. And when a few years later Chris met Paul Kell and started working for him as the captain of the High Cotton, they built a great working relationship. In 2012, Chris acquired the High Cotton from the Kell family.

Hey, I'm Captain Chris Garner

Orange Beach, United States
Background
Captain Chris Garner is a Montgomery, Alabama native. He started working on a fuel dock in 1985 when he moved to Orange Beach. John Stewart, one of the local captains introduced Chris to the beautiful waters of the Gulf of Mexico and let him go on commercial trips. His first job as a captain was aboard the Miss Mary IV. And when a few years later Chris met Paul Kell and started working for him as the captain of the High Cotton, they built a great working relationship. In 2012, Chris acquired the High Cotton from the Kell family.

My Charter Listing

High Cotton Charters

Excellent
4.9 / 5
(78 reviews)
Orange Beach
 3 bookings in the past week.
trips from $1,000

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 78 reviews
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (79)
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Angler Rating
72
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
97%
Friendly captain
98%
Recommend this charter
96%
Appropriate for children
98%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
97%
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Charles B.
Lawrenceville, GA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fishing with Chris

VERIFIED   10 Hour Trip - Bottom/Trolling on May 27, 2022
We had an awesome time with Captain Chris his shipmates was the bomb reds and Mike did their thing. We had four young men that...
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Jordan T.
Columbia, MS
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half day trip with Captain Mike

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip - Bottom/Trolling (AM) on May 17, 2022
I needed to plan a fishing trip for me and my customers last minute. Not an easy task but I lucked out and came across Captain...
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Craig S.
Pell City, AL
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Half Day with Captain Chris and his crew. Red and Bree

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip - Bottom/Trolling (PM) on April 2, 2022
This crew is amazing!!!! We had a 6 hour trip with this Top Notch Crew !!!!  They made us feel like Family. I brought some...
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David S.
Gainesville, GA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Choose this Tour!!

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip - Bottom/Trolling (PM) on April 27, 2022
Captain Chris and his team were amazing.  Everything was taken care of, we never waited for bait, or help.  The crew was...
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Jim I.
Madison, MS
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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12 hour trip with Chris, Red and Andrew

VERIFIED   12 Hour Trip - Bottom/Trolling on May 14, 2022
It was a phenomenal day. We were chasing amberjack and landed several, including 60 and 45 pound fish. We probably caught more...
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