Fishing Reports by Captain Don McPherson

About The Author:

Company: Getaway Charters

Area Reporting: Orange Beach Alabama

Bio: I have been fishing a lifetime and now own Getaway Charters in Orange Beach, Al and part owner of Big Eye Charters in Quepos, Costa Rica. Whatever type of fishing you are looking for, you will find it with us.

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Gulf Shores Spring Break Fishing (1/22/2012)
[Orange Beach,AL] Spring Break fishing in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach will kick off in February. We are catching bull redfish this winter.
Orange Beach Fishing Report for May (5/24/2011)
[Orange Beach,AL] Fishing is hot on nearshore and offshore waters off Orange Beach, Alabama
Amberjack fishing off Alabama Gulf Coast (4/10/2010)
[Orange Beach,AL] April is here with some great offshore fishing. We are catching amberjack in the 30 to 40 pound range. Getaway. 251-981-8047
Orange Beach Fishing in March (3/03/2010)
[Orange Beach,AL] Orange Beach fishing in March should provide some great fishing offshore for amberjack, vermillion snapper, white snapper and triggerfish.
Redfish fishing for bull redfish (12/28/2009)
[Orange Beach,AL] The bite is on for big bull redfish in Orange Beach, Alabama. We are catching these big fish on light spinning tackle.
Orange Beach fishing for Bull Redfish (10/20/2009)
[Orange Beach,AL] Orange Beach fishing for bull redfish is here. My favorite time of year with less fishing pressure. less himidity and a little quiet.
White marlin fishing off Orange Beach Alabama (9/29/2009)
[Orange Beach,AL] Orange Beach White marlin fishing is on and now is the time to take a shot at catching a white marlin. Mahi mahi and wahoo are also biting.
Gulf Shores fishing Red Snapper (7/16/2009)
[Orange Beach,AL] Gulf Shores fishing for red snapper with light tackle is a blast. Adults and kids are enjoying this great fishing.
Orange Beach fishing in March (3/22/2009)
[Orange Beach,AL] March fishing with cobia, redfish, vermillion snapper, amberjack and more
Orange Beach Fishing (2/18/2009)
[Orange Beach,AL] Orange Beach fishing is alive with big bull redfish just off the beaches of Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, Alabama. We are catching big bull redfish weighing 17 - 28 pounds. Orange Beach fishing at its best.
Gulf Shores fishing (1/02/2009)
[Orange Beach,AL] Gulf Shores fishing in the winter can be awesome when the big bull redfish bite is on. Try hooking 20 pound plus redfish on light spinning tackle. Hang on and have some fun.
Gulf Shores winter fishing for redfish (12/08/2008)
[Orange Beach,AL] Gulf Shores redfish fishing in December is red hot. Come enjoy some light tackle with topwater action.
Gulf Shores fishing (8/04/2008)
[Orange Beach,AL] Gulf Shores fishing in August is off to a good start with catches of king mackerel and Spanish mackerel on the nearshore trolling trips. This bite should continue through late November.
Gulf Shores fun and fishing (5/27/2008)
[Orange Beach,AL] Gulf Shores in the Summer is all about fun and fishing.
Gulf Shores family fishing (5/06/2008)
[Orange Beach,AL] Gulf Shores family fishing is in full swing for your vacation here in Gulf Shores. Fun and fishing at its best.
Gulf Shores fishing, Orange Beach fishing (4/11/2008)
[Orange Beach,AL] Gulf Shores fishing and Orange Beach has been good with catches of amberjack, grouper, vermillion snapper...
Fishing near Gulf Shores (3/03/2008)
[Orange Beach,AL] We are catching some big redfish on 4 hour trips. Gulf Shores spring break is here and we will be fishing for Spanish mackerel, redfish, white snapper, vermillion snapper, triggerfish and cobia. The weather is beautiful in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach with temps in the high 60's and 70's. Come enjoy some great fishing along the shores of the Alabama Gulf.
Winter fishing Gulf Shores for redfish (10/29/2007)
[Orange Beach,AL] The big bull redfish are here. Get the light tackle and hang on.
Gulf Shores fishing, Orange Beach fishing (9/25/2007)
[Orange Beach,AL] Fishing Gulf Shores and fishing Orange Beach has been really good. We are catching red snapper, king mackerel, Spanish mackerel and much more. The big bull redfish fishing in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach will begin in mid October.
Gulf Shores fishing (5/31/2007)
[Orange Beach,AL] Gulf Shores fishing has been good as many people begin to arrive on their Gulf Shores Vacation fishing charter.
Gulf Shores fishing (5/11/2007)
[Orange Beach,AL] Gulf Shores fishing has been good overall over the last week. We catching variety on the 12 hour trips. Gulf Shores vacation fishing is here.
Alabama deep sea fishing (4/01/2007)
[Orange Beach,AL] Cobia have arrived along the beaches of Gulf Shores and Orange Beach Alabama. We are catching spanish mackerel on our 4 hour trips. Amberjack, scamp, triggerfish, scamp and white snapper are biting offshore.
Alabama Deep Sea Fishing In March (3/05/2007)
[Orange Beach,AL] March is here and so are the fish. Redfish, cobia, triggerfish, vermillion snapper, scamp, amberjack...
Spring fishing in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach (2/28/2007)
[Orange Beach,AL] I am looking forward to being on the water again with some good March Orange Beach fishing.
Orange Beach fishing in February (2/02/2007)
[Orange Beach,AL] Orange Beach fishing in February is still good. Cobia fishing will begin by mid March.
Saltwater Fshing off Alabama Gulf Coast (1/04/2007)
[Orange Beach,AL] Great redfish fishing off Orange Beach, Gulf Shores Alabama and Pensacola Florida.
December Redfish fishing in Orange Beach Alabama (12/10/2006)
[Orange Beach,AL] December is here and the redfish bite is hot. We are enjoying some half day trips just off the beach for big reds.
White Marlin Catch and Release (10/03/2006)
[Orange Beach,AL] We caught and released one white marlin and lost another one on a 12 hour offshore big game trolling trip. We enjoyed a beautiful day on the Alabama Gulf Coast while fishing and listening to college football on satellite radio.
Orange Beach Big Game Trolling (9/18/2006)
[Orange Beach,AL] . Our big game trolling off the Alabama Gulf Coast is certainly not that of places like Costa Rica. However, it is a great alternative for those anglers who have had their share of bottomfishing and want a chance to hook a dolphin(mahi mahi), wahoo, tuna, white marlin or even a blue marlin.
Orange Beach Fishing Rodeo (9/07/2006)
[Orange Beach,AL] 2006 Fall fishing is approaching and we are looking forward to the October Orange Beach Fishing Rodeo.
Orange Beach Fun Fishing (9/02/2006)
[Orange Beach,AL] A really fun trip with these three couples. We had the music loud on the back deck just like they wanted.
Orange Beach Fishing Is Great (8/31/2006)
[Orange Beach,AL] A really great variety of fish including amberjack, triggerfish, red grouper, jumbo white snapper, red snapper, vermillion snapper, king mackeral and a dolphin(mahi mahi). We all enjoyed this 12 hour deepwater Alabama fishing charter.
Alabama Deep Sea Fishing in July (7/28/2006)
[Orange Beach,AL] We are enjoying some 4 and 6 hour trolling trips for spanish and king mackeral. The 12 hour trips are producing variety including grouper, scamp, red snapper, triggerfish, king mackeral and wahoo.