Captain
Capt Bryars Bishop

Member since May 2016

Orange Beach, United States

Background
I grew up on the Gulf Coast fishing as many times a week as I could. Love the outdoors and especially the Gulf of Mexico. Enjoy meeting people and showing them what our local fishery can yield. We are kid friendly and know what it takes to energize our younger fisher generation in becoming a successful angler. It's just not fishing , but a fishing adventure..
Techniques
I'll fish whatever way it takes to be successful. Like bottom fishing best because I like the challenge of locating and catching those species.

Hey, I'm Captain Capt Bryars Bishop

Orange Beach, United States
Background
I grew up on the Gulf Coast fishing as many times a week as I could. Love the outdoors and especially the Gulf of Mexico. Enjoy meeting people and showing them what our local fishery can yield. We are kid friendly and know what it takes to energize our younger fisher generation in becoming a successful angler. It's just not fishing , but a fishing adventure..
Techniques
I'll fish whatever way it takes to be successful. Like bottom fishing best because I like the challenge of locating and catching those species.

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Fishing Reports

Scamp grouper

November 06, 2017

Great scamp bite for us today. Also had a limit of beeliners and a few white snapper. On the way in we came across a small patch of grass and managed to catch a couple mahi off of it.… Read Full Report →


King Mackerel were hungry this morning

September 30, 2017

Suzanne's first trip offshore and she caught the biggest fish of the day, a nice King Mackerel Read Full Report →


Tight lines all morning

September 29, 2017

6 hr charter with these guys from Georgia. Read Full Report →


Limit of Beeliners & some bonus fish

September 28, 2017

The women out fished the men this morning! Pulling 2 up at a time. beeliners were fired up this morning! Read Full Report →


Bites on fire and the weather is great

September 23, 2017

Calm seas and limits today. The bite is on fire for us. Book your charter and let's go fishing! Today was a 6 hr trip. Read Full Report →


Limits

September 22, 2017

Limit of magnum white snapper and also a nice catch of Beeliners. Fishing is great and also calm seas! Read Full Report →


My favorite time of the year to fish

September 17, 2017

This time of the year is my absolutely favorite time to fish! Seas were nice and we brought in fish today left and right. Read Full Report →


The bite is on fire!

September 15, 2017

Limits on Magnum beeliner and white snapper. Few Almaco jacks too, And a nice scamp grouper to top off the day! Thanks guys! Read Full Report →


Catch n release trip

August 23, 2017

Had a solid day on the Gulf yesterday with this crew from Ohio. They just wanted to catch big fish that put up a fight and we got it done! Read Full Report →


Morning trip

August 22, 2017

Great trip this morning with this Georgia crew! Kings and Spanish mackerel were hot! We also added a nice box of vermillion snapper. Read Full Report →


Big Day Yesterday

July 28, 2017

Had a great trip on Reel Kill yesterday. Limit of Vermillion Snapper on our first stop and then to catch and release. Caught a huge shark and some nice red snapper, all released. Good Day considering our first stop… Read Full Report →


Nice Limit of Vermillion Snapper

July 28, 2017

Almost forgot our good catch of Vermillion Snapper yesterday. Had a fine limit for our 5 fishermen(10 per person). Read Full Report →


Limit of Nice Vermillion Snapper

July 27, 2017

Two clients today, Couple nice Kings, an Almaco Jack and a limit of very nice Vermillion Snapper. Read Full Report →


Catch and Release Shark Day

July 22, 2017

Caught some Amberjacks, Red Snappers and sharks on a Catch and Release day yesterday. Had some great battles with these big guys. Read Full Report →


Catch and Release Day

July 20, 2017

Did some catch and release today...Jacks, Snappers and a 300 lb Bull Shark wore out some fishermen from Iowa. Good Day!! Read Full Report →


Last Day

July 19, 2017

Last day of Snapper season 2017. Had a great time catching this nice cart of fish today. Bite is still very good. It's off to other species tomorrow.... Read Full Report →


Fishing Booker Trip Today

July 16, 2017

Nice family group from Missouri. We had rain all around, but skies cleared a bit and made the afternoon enjoyable, especially when some nice snapper went in the box. Good job!!! Read Full Report →


Snappers

July 14, 2017

Red Snapper bite is still happening. Five more days left for this year. Got a little sloppy today with rain in the area, but our crew did well on some nice snapper Read Full Report →


Huge Snapper

July 13, 2017

Just one pic today. Our morning was spent running from rain squalls while the afternoon was fairly nice. I don't know how much this fished weighed, but he was huge! Notice his elbows were by his side...he's not pushing… Read Full Report →


Big Old Snapper Slobs

July 12, 2017

This was a Fishing Booker trip. Smallest went 19 1/2 lbs and the largest was 26 1/2 lbs as weighed by an Alabama Marine Biologist. Great day on the water with Reel Kill. Read Full Report →


Sharks and Snapper...

July 10, 2017

Sharks are everywhere right now and big ones too. They get more of our snapper than we do! We still mange some nice snapper though. Read Full Report →


Nice cart of Big Snapper

July 10, 2017

Very nice cart of fine snapper and kings for this family from Arkansas. Had some great fights with some big sharks too Read Full Report →


Can't Start Too Early

July 07, 2017

Can't start too early. Austin is only 5 years old but he absolutely loves fishing. A two speed reel and he was in business...he's reeling in one of several Bonita he caught and holding a nice snapper he caught… Read Full Report →


Snapper Day on Reel Kill

July 05, 2017

Morning bite was fantastic while the afternoon bite was slower probably due to the sharks stealing our fish. Once hooked a shark would take the hooked snapper and leave us with only a snapper head at best! These are… Read Full Report →


Bruiser Red Snapper

July 04, 2017

We killed some hogs today on Reel Kill. The bite was crazy good on big fish for the morning and afternoon charters. Caught a nice Cobia that came in with a shark too Read Full Report →


Nice Box of Snapper

July 03, 2017

Very calm seas today made our trip out very pleasurable. Great group of guys from Arkansas had a blast bringing these nice snapper in the boat. Read Full Report →


SNAPPER

July 02, 2017

Another nice cart of Red Snapper aboard Reel Kill Charters. A little bumpy on the way out, but the snapper bit well. Read Full Report →


Sharks and Snapper

July 01, 2017

Sharks and Snapper day on Reel Kill. Lots of fun for all. Great battles and tasty Fillets!! great combo. There's a hand on the right side of the picture of the shark to show you the size of this… Read Full Report →


Red Snapper

June 30, 2017

Nice Snapper aboard Reel Kill this afternoon. Great fighting fish. This young man had his hands full with this guy. Read Full Report →


Big Bull Shark Fight

June 30, 2017

This had to be one of the classic shark fighting techniques Grab 3 fishermen and fight the shark all at one time. It was a Bull Shark about 300 lbs. We brought him boatside for all to grab his… Read Full Report →


Big Snapper on Reel Kill

June 28, 2017

It was a great day on the water this morning. Seas were good and the Snapper bite was hot. Our clients caught some really nice fish and had a beautiful Scamp Grouper also. Read Full Report →


A Little Rain

June 28, 2017

Looking North at a rain squall blocking our entrance to the pass yesterday afternoon. Luckily it move on shore. No wind to speak of, just rain. Read Full Report →


Big Snapper

June 27, 2017

Nice Red Snapper for this young man this morning. He was part of a group that booked Reel Kill Charters on Fishing Booker. Nice seas made the day very enjoyable. Read Full Report →


Big Sow Snapper

June 26, 2017

Had to turn back this morning due to rough seas, but were able to run our afternoon trip. Caught a good limit of snapper with the one in the pic, a real trophy. Yes he did catch this snapper! Read Full Report →


Nice Bonus Fish Scamp Grouper

June 26, 2017

Went Snapper fishing and caught this nice scamp. Good Bonus fish on Reel Kill today Read Full Report →


Nice Snapper

June 25, 2017

Another nice bunch of Snapper for these 3 fishermen this morning. Bite was a little slow, but warmed up when the current started going. Read Full Report →


Shark On

June 25, 2017

The sharks have shown up now. They took about 5 of our snapper today. As we were reeling the snapper in they would attack the hooked fish resulting in loss snapper and terminal gear. We put a half bonita… Read Full Report →


Nice Snapper and Beautiful Daybreak

June 19, 2017

Unbelieveable dawn colors this morning. "Red sky in the morning sailors take warning" may be some truth in that as this tropical system heads our way. We still made a trip this morning with good results. happy fishermen. Read Full Report →


Big Snapper for This young man.

June 18, 2017

Yes, Kyle caught this Snapper. He is a hardcore fisherman and absolutely loved fighting snapper this afternoon. I enjoyed the day with this very nice family from Auburn. Read Full Report →


Big Barrel Fish and Snapper

June 17, 2017

Great day for Barrel Fish and Red Snapper. Bite was hot and our group took advantage. A lot of great eating fillets went home with them. Read Full Report →


Nice Cobia and Limit of Snapper

June 16, 2017

Went Snapper fishing today and caught a nice Cobia along with a good box of big Snapper. Seas were good and our clients made short order of a fine mess of fish. Read Full Report →


Working with a Marine Biologist

June 16, 2017

Had the pleasure of participating in a voluntary program of the Alabama Conservation Dept where a Marine Biologist rides with us during a Charter. Paddy spent two days on Reel Kill collecting catch data from all the species of… Read Full Report →


Catch and Release Amberjacks

June 15, 2017

Did some catch and release Amberjacks yesterday. Guys had a blast catching some some really big jacks. Read Full Report →


Fly Fishing red Snapper

June 14, 2017

Fly Fishing Red Snapper aboard Reel Kill. This nice snapper was caught on a 10 wt fly outfit using fly only. He took all the fly line out and was in the backing when Jared managed to turn the… Read Full Report →


Red Snapper

June 10, 2017

Another nice cart of snapper. Bite is still good and these fishermen had a great day aboard Reel Kill Read Full Report →


Red Snapper Time

June 09, 2017

Another fine day on Reel Kill Charters Red Snapper fishing. The bite was good and everyone enjoyed pulling these nice fish in. Read Full Report →


Red Snapper

June 08, 2017

Red Snapper Yesterday. Had a couple good trips on Reel Kill Thursday. Caught some really nice fish. Read Full Report →


Afternoon Snapper Trip

June 08, 2017

They do bite on afternoon trips. Nice catch for this group of fishermen aboard Reel Kill yesterday. Seas finally calmed enough yesterday to allow us offshore on a couple snapper trips. Had great results. Read Full Report →


Great Cart of Nice Snapper

June 04, 2017

Wow! what a great day fishing today. Picture says it all. Nice group from Birmingham had a blast putting these big snapper in the boat. Read Full Report →


Deck Full of Red Snapper

June 02, 2017

Great day on Reel Kill Today. Red Snapper bite was hot and we landed some nice fish. We also did some catch and release on Amberjacks. These snappers were put on the deck while we did a quick count… Read Full Report →


Red Snapper Opening Day

June 01, 2017

Opening day Red Snapper season 2017. Good day for fishing...overcast and cooler temps. made it a pleasure fishing for these nice snapper Read Full Report →


Fun Day on Reel Kill

May 28, 2017

Had a nice catch of Vermillion Snapper, White Snapper, Knobbed Porgy and White Bone Porgies yesterday. Had some fun on a big shark and a bunch of AJ's too. Read Full Report →


Snapper Time's a Coming

May 26, 2017

Also did some catch and release yesterday...First day for federal season is next Thursday, June 1st. Still have some openings and if you want some great fishing and super eating book today...Slots are filling fast. Read Full Report →


Deep Dropping

May 26, 2017

Nice deep drop trip yesterday. Had a great catch of some big Barrel Fish and Golden Tile. Beautiful day offshore. Read Full Report →


Blackfin Tuna Smackdown

May 16, 2017

Blackfin Tuna bite was hot yesterday. Great day offshore! We also caught some nice Barrel Fish and Snowy Grouper. Seas were flat and the Tuna were hungry. We also caught a Yellowfin Tuna that was a little small so… Read Full Report →


Limit of Vermillion Snapper

May 14, 2017

Limit of Vermillion Snapper today. Caught some magnums. Had a lot of fun catch and release on Amberjack and big Red Snapper too. The second picture is of a File fish. Good eating and not too common of a… Read Full Report →


Big Almaco Jack

May 09, 2017

Hammered a big Almaco Jack yesterday. After a quick photo he was released and yes we could have kept him, but we had enough fish and he was way too cool to kill. Read Full Report →


Fantastic Day Of Fishing

May 09, 2017

Hard to figure out where to start...Super day with Reel Kill. Very calm seas made the trip extra nice. Bite was great...Huge Snowy Grouper, big Triple Tail that we found on a floating log and a cooler full of… Read Full Report →


BIG Barrel Fish

May 08, 2017

We caught one of the biggest Barrel Fish that I have seen today. Had a great box of Golden tile, Snowy Grouper and more nice Barrel Fish. Very good day Offshore. Read Full Report →


Very Nice Award

April 26, 2017

Just got notification that Reel Kill Charters was awarded "Angler's Choice Award". Thank you Fishing Booker and all our fantastic clients. Read Full Report →


Catch and Release Day

April 25, 2017

Catch and release day on Reel Kill today. Seas were finally calm for most of the day. We caught big Snapper and nice Jacks all day. All were released unharmed. We also put a good Cobia and some Vermillion… Read Full Report →


Big Catch

April 22, 2017

Had a blast on catch and release day. Amberjacks were on fire as well as big Red Snapper. Great bunch of guys caught fish till their arms hurt... Read Full Report →


Limit of Reef Fish

April 20, 2017

Fine limit of reef fish including Vermillion Snapper, White Snapper and Lane Snapper. Read Full Report →


Big Barrels and Snowy Grouper

April 19, 2017

Had a good deep drop trip. Nice magnum Barrel Fish and Snowy Grouper. Some of the best eating fish in the Gulf. Read Full Report →


Scamp City

April 18, 2017

It's raining so I'm catching up with some trips last week. Had a very good day on Scamp, the best eating grouper in the Gulf last Tuesday. Also a good mixed bag of magnum Vermillions and white snapper, Long… Read Full Report →


Long Tail Sea Bass

April 18, 2017

Long Tail Sea Bass from yesterday. It's not a black seabass but it was not listed on the site so picked one as close to it as i could. One of the Gulf's prettiest fish and very tasty too. Read Full Report →


Catch and Release Day

April 08, 2017

Another fine day on Reel Kill Charters. Family of four fought these big Jacks till their arm ached. These are some fine fish. Read Full Report →


Nice Snappers

April 07, 2017

Catch and release day on some big Red Snapper. Also caught some nice Amberjacks too. Our fishermen went home with a nice bunch of fillets of Vermillion and White Snapper. Starting June 1st Red Snapper season opens. Looking forward… Read Full Report →


Smack Down on BB's and White Snapper

April 01, 2017

Good Vermillion and White Snapper bite yesterday. Two 8 year old boys put the whipping on mom and dad. Had a great time with catch and release on some big Amberjacks, Red Snapper and Triggers. All had sore arms… Read Full Report →


Trigger Fish Revenge

April 01, 2017

Look my deckhands thumb next to the triggers mouth on the first picture. He just got bit on the second picture and the third is what's left of his thumb. It was catch and release day with Triggers, Snapper… Read Full Report →


Angry Seas

March 23, 2017

Started sloppy today and got worse. I called the trip about 9 miles out....live to fish another day Read Full Report →


Real Tug of War

March 22, 2017

Dad and son team today. First time for Amberjacks for both. It was a real tug of war as they did a joint effort fighting fish today. Good job AJ and Jeff. Read Full Report →


Big Fish for a Little Fishermen

March 21, 2017

Had to have a little help just holding this nice Amberjack up. Limit of Jacks for Mike and his family from Arkansas. All good fishermen/sportsmen for this group! Read Full Report →


Limit of Amberjacks

March 20, 2017

Found some nice Amberjacks deep today. We caught them on live bait and jigs. Had a bunch of nice fillets for these fishermen to take home. Read Full Report →


Catch and Release Fishing

March 18, 2017

Very nice American Red Snapper that was returned to the Gulf shortly after this picture was taken. Great fun for catch and release. JUNE 1st is opening day this year. Come get you some. We catch big Snapper that… Read Full Report →


Bowed up on a Big Jack

March 17, 2017

Nelson is bowed up on an oversize Amberjack. Great fishing right now on Reel Kill. He hooked this jack while jigging in 240 ft of water. Read Full Report →


Calm Seas = Good Fishing

March 17, 2017

I absolutely love this time of day....Calm waters and sunrise...Can't beat it...nature at it's finest. Good catch of some fine Amberjacks Read Full Report →


Amberjack On!!!

March 16, 2017

Had a good time showing these young men what Amberjack fishing is all about. Had some good bend in the rods from these bruisers. Read Full Report →


Awesome Amberjack Bite

March 10, 2017

Awesome bite on Jacks today. We caught some really nice fish. Largest was 55 lbs. Caught them on jigs and bait. Our clients were from Wisconsin, Iowa and Illinois and they had a blast. Read Full Report →


Calm Seas = Big Jacks

February 24, 2017

Very calm seas today. Had a nice limit of Amberjacks. Largest weighed in at 40 lbs.Good bunch of Fillets. Had a nice Blackfin Tuna also. Read Full Report →


Amberjack bite is HOT

February 23, 2017

Jack bite is hot. Lost some big ones, but they caught some really nice ones too. Sore arms tonight for these guys. Caught the Jacks on live bait and jigs. Read Full Report →


Another nice Amberjack

February 10, 2017

Another nice Amberjack on Reel Kill hits the deck. This fisherman caught this nice jack on a jig in 150 ft of water. It took about 10 minutes to get him to gaff Read Full Report →


Big Jacks

February 03, 2017

It was near dark when we arrived back at the dock. We had a good cart of Nice Amberjacks, Lane Snapper, and Vermillion Snapper. Trip out and while we were fishing seas were very calm, a cold front hit… Read Full Report →


Nice Blackfin Tuna on Jig

February 03, 2017

First time jigging and first tuna caught by this happy fisherman from Arkansas. We were after Amberjack when this nice tuna hit a deep jig in 280 ft of water. Read Full Report →


Spiny Cheek Scorpion Fish

February 02, 2017

Caught a beautiful Spiny Cheek Scorpion Fish along with some big Amberjack today. Bite was hot and sore arms was the result. Great day on the water. Read Full Report →


Big AmberJacks

February 01, 2017

Had a group of 6 guys from Iowa, Nebraska and North Carolina today. Had a good Amberjack bite, biggest being 55lbs by scale weight. It was a blast! Read Full Report →


Great Catch of big Barrel Fish

November 25, 2016

Had a super good day Deep Dropping offshore Friday. Barrel fish bite was hot and it wasn't long before we had a cooler full. We fished in 750 ft of water using squid for bait. We also had a… Read Full Report →


Another look at a Nice Snowy Grouper

November 17, 2016

Another look at a nice snowy grouper right after he came aboard. Nice fish that weighed 55 lbs on a scale back at the docks. Read Full Report →


Barrel Fish Catching...

November 17, 2016

The picture is a Barrel Fish taken in 750 ft of water. We used electric reels to access that dept of water and to pull these nice fish up from the bottom. In just a little time we had… Read Full Report →


Huge Snowy Grouper

November 17, 2016

Had a great Deep Drop Trip Yesterday. Barrel fish and Snowy Grouper bite was hot. Nice box of fish and some great eating too. Read Full Report →


Snowy Grouper and Barrel Fish

September 12, 2016

Unbelievable bite today. Caught some really big Snowy Grouper and Barrel fish. Once we found some fish it was non stop action. Great eating too. Read Full Report →


Rough seas and stormy skys last few days

September 04, 2016

Been very stormy lass couple days. We still managed to get offshore and did very well on nice catches of Vermillion Snapper, White Snapper, and Lane Snapper. First picture was heading out yesterday...second was heading in. Rough and wet. Read Full Report →


Fishing Booker Clients from Saturday

September 03, 2016

Good Catch of Vermillion Snapper, White Snapper, Scamp Grouper and Lane Snapper for our clients on Saturday. Rain was all around, but we used radar to miss the showers and ended up having a great day Read Full Report →


Big Pile of Fish

August 21, 2016

Had a good limit of Vermillion Snapper and White Snapper today...Fish were suicidal. Picked up a couple king also. Read Full Report →


Barrel Fish

August 20, 2016

Good day of fishing the edge and deep dropping. Had a great cart of some very good eating fish. Read Full Report →


Deep Drop Success

August 20, 2016

Super good day yesterday. Barrel Fish bite was fantastic. We also had Snowy Grouper, Scamp, Vermillion Snapper, White Snapper, Almaco Jack, and a couple beautiful Long Tail Seabass Read Full Report →


Limit of Vermillion Snapper

August 05, 2016

Nice day to be fishing. Our fishermen caught a limit of Vermillion Snapper and a good charge of White Snapper. Also found some Dolphin Fish, Mahi, and put some of them in the box too. Read Full Report →


Big Snowy Grouper

July 31, 2016

Great day for our fishermen today. Caught this huge Snowy Grouper along with some fine Barrel Fish. Read Full Report →


Pretty fish....

July 30, 2016

Couple of interesting fish today. Big Eye Snapper is the red one and a Knobbed Porgy is the second. Both very pretty fish. Big eye was released...also had a limit of Vermillions today, nice king and a surprise Barracuda. Read Full Report →


Nice limit of Scamp

July 29, 2016

Had an 8 hour today. Went out and busted a limit of Scamp. Had a nice Red Grouper also and a good charge of Vermillion and White Snapper. Read Full Report →


Nice Vermillion Snapper

July 28, 2016

Had a small fishing group today on Reel Kill. Caught some very nice Beeliners and White Snapper. Had a blast with catch and release on Amberjacks and big Red Snapper too Read Full Report →


Stormy start

July 22, 2016

Started out a little stormy in the area this morning. Seas were calm and the fish bit well. This Arkansas family had a blast and they all caught plenty of fish. Nice bunch of fillets... Read Full Report →


Hot Vermillion Bite

July 21, 2016

Had some youngsters on the boat today. They really got into catching Vermillion and White Snapper. We had a nice charge of fish when fishing was done. Read Full Report →


Vermillion Snapper

July 19, 2016

Nice limit of Vermillion Snapper today. Red Snapper closed this past Saturday so now we're after their cousins the Vermillion Snapper. That's a lot fish...Great eating for sure. Read Full Report →


Snapper Seasons Booking Up!!!

July 16, 2016

Red Snapper season will start on June 1st this year again. We don't have the season length yet, but figure it to be 45 days or so. WE CATCH HUGE RED SNAPPER!! The pics below are from the last… Read Full Report →


Girls out fished the Guys

July 16, 2016

The girls did it again. They landed more big snapper than the guys today. This was the last day of the 2016 Red Snapper season For charters in the Gulf of Mexico. It ended on Reel Kill with a… Read Full Report →


Really Big Snappers

July 14, 2016

Flat seas today. Our crew caught one of the nicest box of Snapper that I've had this year. All were real bruisers. Read Full Report →


Good Snapper Bite

July 13, 2016

Had a few bumps on the way out , but the snapper bite was on and our group from Arkansas did very well. Read Full Report →


Kids Day on Reel Kill

July 11, 2016

Kids Day on Reel Kill. Had 3 - 9 year olds with their dads. Dads wanted the 9 year olds to catch our limit of snapper. We got it done with some really nice fish. Read Full Report →


Bruiser city today

July 09, 2016

Nice snapper today. Bite was good today including some sharks that took several of our big snapper leaving us heads to reel in. Everyone had a blast catching these fine fish. Plenty of big fillets going home. Read Full Report →


Nice box of Snapper

July 08, 2016

Had a little rain this morning...went around it and ended up having a great day on big snapper. 1 week left and snapper will be over until next year...... Read Full Report →


Slob Snapper day

July 06, 2016

Had a great time fishing 3 generations of a family today. Caught some really nice snapper and yes this young man caught that nice snapper he is holding. Snapper bite is hot!! Read Full Report →


Indiana Group scores some nice snapper

July 05, 2016

Had a great group of guys from Indiana today. It was a little sloppy, but they did a great job of putting some super nice snapper in the boat. Bite was hot...both from snapper and sharks. We lost several… Read Full Report →


Big Fish Calm Seas

July 03, 2016

Great day today. Big Fish and calm seas made our charter a lot of fun. Everyone caught some good keepers. The snapper were biting good and we had our limit fairly quickly. Trolling some wahoo lures produced an oversized… Read Full Report →


Family Fishing Day

July 02, 2016

Had a nice family from Alabama fishing today. We caught some really nice snapper and biggest fish ever for their two sons. Read Full Report →


Started out stormy, but fishing was good

June 30, 2016

Rainy this morning pushed us back to a 10 am departure. Made quick time as the seas were 1 ft. Ended up doing very well with a limit of Red Snapper and some fine Kings.We had only a few… Read Full Report →


Box o fish

June 29, 2016

Had some small and larger thunderstorms this morning. Using radar we went around them. The two fishergirls in the photo caught there share of the limit of very nice Red Snapper. We did some live baiting later and caught… Read Full Report →


Nice catch of big Snapper today

June 27, 2016

Headed out this morning in calm seas. We blew out around 30 knots to one of my favorite snapper areas. Bite was good...lots of big snapper. We caught our limit and did a little exploring in the area. We… Read Full Report →


Big Snapper

June 25, 2016

Afternoon fishing is great too. Left yesterday at 1:30. Back in at 7:30. Snapper bite was hot. Had to deal with some very aggressive sharks and they took their share. Reel Kill's clients did well and landed some really… Read Full Report →


Super Nice box of Red Snapper

June 24, 2016

Jerry and family put a lot of effort on Reel Kill today. We were hammered by sharks and they took several nice snapper away from us before we could get them in the boat. They ended up with a… Read Full Report →


2 Tagged fish caught

June 22, 2016

WOW...couple tagged fish caught aboard Reel Kill. Auburn University has captured and tagged a group of Red Snapper at various locations in the Gulf of Mexico. Each tag is worth $250 when the fisherman reports the catch and sends… Read Full Report →


Nice Snapper

June 22, 2016

Nice limit of big Snapper on a 6 hr. trip with Reel Kill Charters. Fish were hungry, but so were the sharks. We had a real bruiser of a bull shark along side the boat as it took a… Read Full Report →


Father/son team landed some nice Snapper

June 21, 2016

Father and son landed some great snapper today...however the man in the gray suit ate a nice Gag Grouper before Whit could get him in the boat Read Full Report →


Snapper Bite is Hot

June 14, 2016

Another fantastic box of Red Snapper aboard Reel Kill Charters. Caught this fine snapper on a 6 hr trip out of Orange Beach. Bite was HOT!!! Read Full Report →


Nice Snapper Limit

June 13, 2016

Big box of a limit of nice Red Snapper and a Blackfin Tuna. Our 6 hr snapper trip is hard to beat. Nice fish guys!! Read Full Report →


Something different

June 01, 2016

Something different...Yellow Mouth Grouper. While catching Scamp Grouper this rare species of Grouper took a live bait in 325 ft of water. Cool Fish!! Read Full Report →


Big Cobia on Reel Kill Charters

May 30, 2016

This big Cobia came up with some red Snapper in a chum line. Angler's first cobia. It's gonna be hard to beat!! Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

4.98 out of 5 stars from 18 reviews

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Went fishing on Tuesday, August 22, 2017

We had such an awesome time with Captain Bryars and his deck hand, Wade. What a fabulous DAY!!  They both were great, very friendly and a lot of fun.  Captain kept us catching fish all day.  They really cared about what we wanted to do and kept us away from a storm. We caught many species of fish and we will definitely book with Reel Kill again!!

Fished August 2017

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Went fishing on Monday, July 24, 2017

Capt Mike was very knowledgeable about where to put us on fish. And took us out even though the water was a little rough. We had come from West Virginia and didn’t have time to wait another day. Very compassionate person as well as a great person. I would definitely recommend him. And his deck hand was awesome.

Fished July 2017

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Went fishing on Wednesday, July 26, 2017

We booked a 1/2 day with Captain Mike and the Reel Kill. We had a perfect weather day, and they took us out quickly to get to the fish. We started with Vermillion Snapper and quickly started getting hits. After about 20 fish, captain Mike suggested we drop our lines to about 20 feet off the bottom and then we started hitting some big fish. We quickly hit our limit of 50, and they were great.

We then headed to a little deeper water and decided to see if we could attract a shark. We got one, a 350 lb Bull shark that we fought for 35 minutes between the four of us. Catch and release on that one… great trip, the crew were informative, attentive and did a great job.

Fished July 2017

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Replied to this review on Thursday, August 3, 2017

Great review thx

Went fishing on Sunday, July 16, 2017

I have been on several charters capt mike and his crew are among the best . we didn’t have the best weather captain Mike still managed to put us on several fish. It was a blast ! If you want to catch fish then I suggest you book with “Reel Kill charters”

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Capt Bryars Bishop (The Captain)
Replied to this review on Monday, July 24, 2017

Thanks Kyle. I appreciate your great review

Went fishing on Friday, July 14, 2017

Great trip. Caught our limit.

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Went fishing on Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Thanks to captin Mike and breyers for a outstanding fishing trip they put us on fish at every stop and big fish at that. Will definitely call and rebook when we come back would definitely recommend Reel Kill charters if your wanting to catch big fish.

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Capt Bryars Bishop (The Captain)
Replied to this review on Saturday, July 15, 2017

Thanks Rodney

Went fishing on Sunday, July 9, 2017

This was by far the best fishing charter I’ve experienced ever, since fishing gulf shores area. I’ve chartered many trips on numerous boats over years, I’ve found the one. Captain Mike is the real deal and the Reel Kill is for real. Thank you Captain Mike

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Went fishing on Tuesday, June 27, 2017

The Boys had the time of their life. Great crew. Captain Mike was the best. It is no longer called “fishing”. The term now is “Catching”. We will be booking again next year. It was the first time out for some and the expectation was exceeded to the limit. Thanks Captain Mike and crew!

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Capt Bryars Bishop (The Captain)
Replied to this review on Monday, July 10, 2017

Appreciate your nice comments. Look forward to next time

Went fishing on Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Captain Mike and mate were very friendly and knowledgeable about fishing in the gulf.  We would recommend them to anyone.

Fished July 2017

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Went fishing on Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Reel Kill, prefect name for the day we had. Captain Mike knew exactly where to go, when to drop and when to pull up and move to larger fish. We knew we had a great day, but it was awesome to hear others back at the pier telling us, y’all killed it. Thanks Captain Mike and First Mate Brier. We will book again with Reel Kill!

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Capt Bryars Bishop (The Captain)
Replied to this review on Thursday, July 13, 2017

Thanks guys. Live to Fish!!

Went fishing on Saturday, July 1, 2017

Captain Mike was great! Hit many different spots. Caught lots of fish. Great equipment. We will be repeat customers!

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Capt Bryars Bishop (The Captain)
Replied to this review on Sunday, July 9, 2017

Thanks for your great review!Very appreciated

Went fishing on Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Want to catch fish with a guy who knows the Gulf?  Captain Mike is your guy.  From baitfish to a 150 pound shark, a nice cobia, and enough catch and release snapper and amberjack to make your knees sore from the side of the boat, don’t miss Reel Kill.  Unless, I want the same day as you do, then….

Seriously, GO!!!!

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Capt Bryars Bishop (The Captain)
Replied to this review on Wednesday, May 3, 2017

We had a great day, Joe. Thanks for the great review!!

Went fishing on Saturday, April 22, 2017

Mike and Briar was awesome!

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Capt Bryars Bishop (The Captain)
Replied to this review on Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Thanks Anthony

Went fishing on Thursday, February 2, 2017

Reel Kill Charters
Fantastic Fishing Trip!!! Capt. Mike did a great job putting us on the fish! We caught scamp, tilefish,amberjack, snowy grouper, and barrel fish. If you want a FIVE STAR PLUS fishing trip. Book a trip with Reel Kill Charters Capt Mike Rabren.
Bill Passmore

Fished February 2017

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Went fishing on Sunday, July 31, 2016

Always a great time fishing with Capt Mike!  This certain day I went out with my father and brother. We had a blast and couldn’t fit another fish in the box. I highly recommend fishing with Capt Mike if you want to have a great fishing experience and want to catch fish. In the picture is a cart full of grouper, barrel fish, amberjack, vermillion snapper, white snapper and a blackfin tuna to top off the day. Look forward to our next trip with Capt Mike!

Fished July 2016

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Went fishing on Tuesday, June 21, 2016

We had a great trip with Mike, I had my ten year old son with me, Mike had an electric reel he used to help with getting in big fish. Mike had private spots that held really quality fish on them.

Fished June 2016

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Went fishing on Friday, June 24, 2016

Caught the nicest red snapper I’ve ever landed. Even though we lost a few to sharks, we came back with our limit. Captain Mike knows how to find the fish! Awesome charter!

Fished June 2016

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Went fishing on Sunday, June 5, 2016

One trip on Reel Kill Charters & others cannot compare!!! We’ve been a return customer for about 6 years. Every trip has been excellent. Captain Mike takes control, we enjoy a safe trip that is fantastic! We can’t wait until the next trip out. You’re missing out if you don’t book your trip with Reel Kill Charters. We refuse to use anyone else.

Fished June 2016

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