Gulf Shores Family Fishing

Come to the Alabama Gulf Coast for some great family fishing. Your family will enjoy the comfort of both of our boats, Getaway and Another Getaway. Enjoy our nice cool a/c as you cool off from the fishing. Everyone can relax in our spacious salon with plenty of comfortable seating. How about your favorite music from Satellite Radio? Maybe you would like to relax in the quiet. It is always your choice. Your family will be safe on our boats. We meet or exceed U.S. Coast Guard requirements. Our captains and deckhands are certified in CPR and First Aid. Getaway Charters has been offering Gulf Shores Fishing charters for over 19 years. I am happy to say that the Getaway and Another Getaway are two of the most popular fishing charter boats in the area Gulf Shores family fishing charters are our specialty. You will discover that a few short hours on the beautiful Gulf of Mexico will provide your family with some quality time. We do not fish in rough seas. Come join us on one of our beautiful boats and enjoy some great Gulf Shores family fishing.


Gulf Shores Family Fishing & Fun

Book your Family Gulf Shores Fishing Charter. Bring the family, your friends or just the two of you. We do private charters and you may bring up to 6 people. The 4 and 6 hour Gulf Shores charters are popular year round. Kids as young as 4 years old enjoy our family fishing charters. The 4 hour charters are usually a good choice for the very young ones. However, many young children enjoy the 6 hour charters . We have a DVD player and Playstation for the ones who may get a bit restless.

The 4 hour Gulf Shores Famiy fishing charter consists of slow cruising along the beaches of Gulf Shores Alabama with the lines in the water. Everyone relaxes, has fun and waits for the fish to bite. You may catch Spanish mackerel, king mackerel or bonita in the Spring or Summer. Big redfish are caught in the fall, winter and early spring. Stay the full 4 hours or if you choose to come in earlier, then the choice is yours. We are in sight of land. You will enjoy this Gulf Shores Family Fishing Vacation. This is a fun fishing trip. big bull redfish are being caught on our 4 hour Gulf Shores fishing charters. They have been a bit isolated and hard to find, so it takes a little more effort. This charter is trolling nearshore in sight of land and casting with light tackle. The famous red snapper are being caught and released on our 5 and 6 hour charters. The 6 hour fishing charters will also usually get you some vermillion snapper triggerfish and white snapper. Enjoy our light tackle. Great for the kids and the experts love it. Hang into a big red snapper and feel the rod bend. Hang on! We also offer full day charters. We are all about fun and fishing on our boats, Getaway and Another Getaway.



The 6 hour Gulf Shores Family charter is a great family trip that will always assure you of good fish-catching for everyone on the boat. This is bottomfishingwhere everyone fishes at the same time. Everyone will enjoy catching big red snapper. These snapper may be kept during a very short season in June and very early July. If you are looking for fish to take home outside of red snapper season then we fish for vermillion snapper, white snapper and triggerfish. These fish are not always big but they can be an absolute blast as everyone usually reels in fish at the same time. This usually keeps everyone busy. Gill will give everyone instructions and assistance as they drop their bait into the water. You will enjoy watching your kids as Gill assists them one-on-one. We sometimes troll (cruise with fishing lines in the water) in addition to trolling. Outside of red snapper season, we usually catch king mackerel, white snapper, vermillion snapper and triggerfish. (Redfish are caught Nov - March) Everyone will enjoy the thrill as they reel in a variety of fish. We have light fishing tackle that children can easily handle. boats, Getaway and Another Getaway, are very comfortable.


Our location We are located at Sportsman Marina in Orange Beach, Alabama. We are 12 minutes from Gulf Shores. Perdido Pass in Orange Beach is the nearest access to the beautiful waters of the Gulf from downtown Gulf Shores. Our physical address is 27844 Canal Rd. Orange Beach, Al 36561. Once you step on the boat we are only a short 15 minute cruise to the beautiful Gulf of Mexico where it all begins.