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Distraction Charters

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27075 Marina Rd, Orange Beach, AL 36561-3557
+1 251-975-8111
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Amazing family experience!!

What a fun day! We did the 6 hour excursion and Capt Troy and Codey were fantastic hosts! They were... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2017
Patrice262015
Fantastic trip

Our family took a 6-hour trip with Distraction Charters while on Fall break and had an awesome... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
mharper68
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Madison, Alabama
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Distraction Charters the first offshore saltwater guide service that specializes in family friendly deep sea fishing charters. All trips are Private, which means your family or group are the only ones on the boat. We can carry a maximum of 6 passengers per trip. We have a professional crew and the owner is your captain and is on every trip to ensure you get the best fishing experience. We offer "G" Rated Atmosphere for the entire family. We specialize in 6 hour bottom fishing and trolling trips. We have well maintained and New Light Tackle Fishing Gear. We promote keep what you need, not what you can. Our 41' Hatteras Sportfishing Yacht is well maintained, safe, clean, air conditioned and comfortable. We have a private restroom and a cabin to get out of the heat. We don't fish in unsafe seas.
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27075 Marina Rd, Orange Beach, AL 36561-3557
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

What a fun day! We did the 6 hour excursion and Capt Troy and Codey were fantastic hosts! They were wonderful with the kids (and adults!) The boat was clean and comfortable. We caught so many fish we lost count! They knew the spots to...More

Thank Patrice262015
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Our family took a 6-hour trip with Distraction Charters while on Fall break and had an awesome time. It was only a few days after hurricane Nate passed through the area and I wasn't sure how it might have affected the fishing. However, my concerns...More

Thank mharper68
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

Captain Troy and mate Corey did an awesome job. We just wanted our kids to catch fish and have a great time. And that's exactly what we did. Caught a bunch of red snapper and trigger fish, and one red snapper had to be 15lbs....More

Thank Alex C
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

Our daughter booked this company after reading many reviews, she kept coming back to Distraction Charters and what a great choice! We did a 6hr trip & the time flew by! Captain Troy & his 1st mate Corey were amazing beyond words! They made SURE...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

We had a 6-hour fishing trip with Troy and Corey and I couldn't be more than satisfied with my experience. Both were complete gentle and Troy even tried to through in some humor. They were experienced, knowledgeable and patient with us. Additionally, they care. They...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2017

I research fishing trips for weeks before our family vacation each summer.. this is a huge deal to my husband and kids and something they look forward to and talk about all the way through to the next year's vacation. We have been coming to...More

Thank dawnajeanjohnson
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

My family group of six had a wonderful time with captain troy and first mate corey. The boat was very comfortable and the air conditioned cabin with bathroom made this a VERY pleasant experience! We caught a ton of fish- trigger fish, red snapper, mackerel-and...More

Thank Teresa B
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

Brought my granddaughter (14) to Gulf shores for vacation. She wanted to do a fishing trip. I had booked with someone else but their boat wouldn't start so got on the Internet to look and ran across Distraction Charters and boy am I glad we...More

Thank cwinnie64
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic time with Capt. Troy and first mate Corey. They were courteous, fun and respectful. Fishing was a little slow due to the time of year, but Capt. Troy put us on the fish all day long. We also brought in an...More

Thank WesJ5
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

I'm on the family trip with my 3 nephews and 2 nieces. One of my nieces hasn't been fishing before, however the rest have been for 7 or so years. It was also the first time I "came along" for the family fishing trip. Captain...More

Thank BruJay28
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gwenyoung
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Response from Jay T | Reviewed this property |
They only do 6 hour trips and the price is the same for up to 6 people. Around $1200. Very reasonable compared to the other charter boats. A GREAT deal considering the service you get!!
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