AL Gulf Coast Back Bay Fishing

Serving Orange Beach AL 36561, Gulf Shores AL 36542, Bon Secour AL 36535, Ft. Morgan AL 36542, Foley AL 36535, Daphne AL 36526, Elberta AL 36530, Lillian AL 36549, Fairhope AL 36532, Summerdale AL 36580, Robertsdale AL 36567, Silverhill AL 36576, Perdido Key FL 32507 and Surrounding Areas

Easy Access to Exciting Alabama Coast Inshore – Back Bay Fishing in our Calm Waterways

Coastal Alabama is known for it’s calm and pristine bays, bayous, rivers and passes to the Gulf of Mexico. Explore this unique type back bay fishing aboard one of the coastal fleet of 22’-28’ Center Console fishing boats operated by captains who know these waters well. Targeted Inshore Fish Species can include speckled trout, founder, pompano, sheepshead, whiting, and tripletail; just to name a few.
On calm days we can take you into the Gulf to troll for Near Shore Fish Species such as spanish mackerel, king mackerel,
bonita and red drum (redfish).

AL Gulf Coast Back Bay Fishing


Young TN angler fishing w/ Cptn Marty

Kayden TX with mackerel
man fishing the calm waters of back bay waters of Gulf Shores & Bon Secour AL for redfish

Alabama Redfishing

Affordable Family Fishing Private Charters along the AL Gulf Coast

Chartering a fishing trip with an inshore fishing guide are great trips for a family, or small groups, to spend the day together fishing the typically calm back waters of the Alabama Gulf Coast. These 4 Hr. bay back fishing tours are mostly fishing time, not a lot of riding in the boat to reach fishing grounds. These fishing guides often use live bait and light tackle, allowing anglers the opportunity to experience catching a variety of fighting inshore species that swim and eat in our waters. Since these are private fishing charters, your party are the only anglers on the boat, so how you spend the time you have the boat is up to you. If you are fishing with your kids and see a pod of dolphins you want to watch, fine. If you are with your college or work buddies and want to stop at one of our local waterfront bars to grab a Bloody Mary, your choice. Our Gulf Shores, Orange Beach & Bon Secour back bay charter guides are here to take you out of your ideal day on the water.

Interactive One-on-One Fishing Trips with Experienced Alabama Fishing Guides

Back Bay Charters offer a very interactive day of fishing with a professional Captain who will personally demonstrate and educate you how to hook and catch one of the abundant fish that make our back bay fishing famous. Experienced anglers will enjoy fishing with a pro. The maximum capacity per boat is 6, but multiple boats can be booked to accommodate larger groups. Come explore the back waters of our historic fishing communities with one of our inshore guides. Click here to view the Inshore – Back Bay Fish we catch.

AL Gulf Coast Back Bay Fishing – Pricing

Length of Trip Up to 2 Anglers Additional Anglers
4 Hour Trip $ 400 $ 50
Additional Hours $ 100/hr Flat hourly rate

Customary Tip for your captain 15%-20% of charter cost.
For Immediate Assistance Call AAA Charters at 251-609-2525


A Few inshore Captains are also offering the opportunity to also pull a shrimp net, during the recreational shrimp season, for an additional $100.
Most inshore trips are private charters, meaning it will just be your party and the Captain aboard. On occasion, individual anglers and couple can be paired with others to charter a trip.


Inshore – Back Bay Charter Boats AL Gulf Coast-Selection of Boat Images

Salt Style AL inshore fishing charter boat back bay & gulf of mexico fishing trips

Salt Style Captain Aaron Abbott

Inshore fishing charter boat in Orange Beach AL

Baby Therapy with Captain Jeff Chambliss

alabama inshore fishing guide Captain John Ramsey on 26' Center Console with tower for sight fishing

Shallow Country Guide Service

Shearwater inshore fishing charters aboard a 24' Center Console fishing boat with a tall tower
AL inshore charter boat Extreme Chaos

al inshore charter boat Killin Time

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Popular Fishing Charters for Corporate Events & Conferences

The Alabama Gulf Coast is a top choice destination for corporate events & conferences that gather here throughout the year. Inshore – Bay Back fishing charters offer a great way to entertain your group during one of our half-day fishing excursions. Arrangements, including food & beverages, can be arrange for all size groups, using multiple inshore fishing boats when necessary. AAA Charters has over a decade of arranging corporate fishing events. You can leave planning the details of your fishing trips to us.

Links to Helpful Alabama Fishing Information & References

What fish are in season and what are the size limits? Interested in Gulf of Mexico News & Regulations? What time are the tides moving in & out next week and when is the next full moon? Check out the links below to access theses informative fishing resources.

GFC APP for iphone and ipadGulf of Mexico Council WebsiteTide Charts for southern Alabama