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
(85 reviews)
Orange Beach
 Last booking: 4 days ago
trips from $1,000

Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 85 reviews
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (81)
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Angler Rating
78
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
97%
Friendly captain
99%
Recommend this charter
95%
Appropriate for children
99%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
97%
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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
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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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Michael M.
Jasper, AL
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Half day trip with Capt. Chris

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip - Bottom/Trolling (AM) on July 7, 2022
Had a great trip on the High Cotton Capt. Chris and his deck hands know what they’re doing and put you on fish. Over all...
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Michelle M.
Lowell, AR
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

10 hrs trip with Captain Chris

VERIFIED   10 Hour Trip - Bottom/Trolling on July 12, 2022
The captain was friendly and well experienced. We were surrounded by storm cells but the captain kept us dry. The crew was...
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Tim S.
United States
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

August fishing trip

VERIFIED   NEW  6 Hour Trip - Bottom/Trolling (AM) on August 15, 2022
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