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
(87 reviews)
Orange Beach
trips from $1,000

Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 87 reviews
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (89)
6 hour trip trolling and deep sea fishing
6 hour trip trolling and deep sea fishing
6 hour trip trolling and deep sea fishing
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Angler Rating
80
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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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Mike B.
Birmingham, AL
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Fishing with Chris

VERIFIED   10 Hour Trip - Bottom/Trolling on April 9, 2022
Water was really rough and captain and crew did a great job helping make experience as pleasant as possible.
Mike B. recommends High Cotton Charters
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Kristal K.

The captain canceled

VERIFIED   August 1, 2022
The charter operator canceled on trip date. This is an automated posting.
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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   6 Hour Trip - Bottom/Trolling (AM) on August 15, 2022
Tim S. recommends High Cotton Charters
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Roy M.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

August fishing trip

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip - Bottom/Trolling (PM) on August 5, 2022
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Christy F.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Fishing with Chris

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip - Bottom/Trolling (PM) on June 29, 2022
Christy F. recommends High Cotton Charters
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