Cruise offshore, following the thirty-two miles of white sand beaches. Head out to deep water or explore the bays and inlets along the Alabama coast. To say boaters are welcome here is an understatement. Boating is part of life in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. Friendly Southern hospitality and full boating amenities make the waters of Gulf Shores and Orange Beach a boater’s paradise. Whatever your boating needs, you will find helpful, accommodating businesses and staff to assist you, including.
It’s no surprise that many bring their boats to Gulf Shores and Orange Beach for one purpose: to fish. Nominated as one of the World Fishing Networks' Ultimate Fishing Towns in America, Orange Beach (and its companion Gulf Shores) attract anglers from around the country. That’s because the fish are plentiful and we make a fishing excursion on the Gulf easy.
Bring your boat, rent a boat or charter a fishing excursion. It’s your choice. Then, spend the day with friends or family cruising the coastline for red drum, tuna or flounder. Motor out to deep water in search of giant grouper or fish the bayous and backwaters for blacktail. Whatever your fishing preference, our friendly people will give you pointers and let you in on the best spots to hook your favorite fish. They'll also be happy to let you know the best way to get there by boat. After all, fishing and boating go together.