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Lake Martin

Capt. David B. Hare Here it is, Sept 11th, and its once again time to give you an update and … Oct 1st, 2018

Mobile / Dauphin Island

Capt. Charlie Gray Temperature wise, October will start off warm and end up much cooler. The summertime pattern will persist … Oct 1st, 2018
Chase and Brittany Crowe with some of their catches from Lake Seminole.

Lake Seminole Forecast

Paul Tyre Lake Level: 8” below full pool Lake Temp: 88 degrees Clarity: Stained and Clearing The Bass Fishing on … Sep 1st, 2018

Mobile Bay / Eastern Shore

Capt. Dan Kolenich The causeway has been off and on this summer. Water temps are in the upper 80’s. The … Sep 1st, 2018

Kayak Report

Benton Parrott The weather is cooling off and making it much nicer to be out on the water. Reds and … Sep 1st, 2018

Orange Beach

Captain Johnny Willis The fishing from Pensacola, FL to Orange Beach, AL has been impeccable. Thick schools of speckled trout … Sep 1st, 2018

EditorialsView More

Live Action!

You can smell the salt rising on the air. The waves are breaking slightly against the boats in the harbor, you lookout across to the islands thinking quietly to yourself I'll be out there fishing soon. Don't let this moment in time pass. Pick up the phone call a captain. Aug 27th, 2013

Summertime Fishing is Hot: Treating Heat Exhaustion

Know the signs of heat exhaustion: unconsciousness, seizures, difficulty breathing, confusion, vomiting and diarrhea, rapid heartbeat, and hot, dry flushed skin without sweating. Aug 27th, 2013

Lionfish invasion…Let’s Fight Back!

The sport of spearfishing is governed by federal and state regulations, and we have the same size and creel limits as anglers. Spearfishing has been found to be the most environmentally friendly form of fishing due to being highly selective, having no by-catch, causing no habitat damage, nor creating stress or harm to protected endangered species. These facts prove a spearfisherman can harvest their catch without doing any harm to the reef, but can he actually help the health of the reef? Absolutely! The newest target species for us gulf coast hunters is the invasive lionfish. The last few years has seen an explosion in the local population of these beautiful, but extremely harmful fish. Aug 1st, 2013

The Gulf Coast Economy is driven by its Natural Resources

I admit it--I’m a big outdoor enthusiast. The happiest memories I have were spent enjoying nature and just feeling at peace surrounded by its beauty. Here in Alabama, we are blessed with an abundance of outdoor activities year round. Many of us in this area hunt, fish, bird watch or simply enjoy lounging at the beach. I think we all share a love for our outdoor hobbies, whatever they may be. But, we may not realize the tremendous economic impact these nature-based activities have on our local economy.Aug 1st, 2013

Hobie Mirage Islands: A New Way to Fish

Whoever said that sailing and hardcore off shore fishing are mutually exclusive sports? Hobie certainly did not. Enter the Hobie Mirage Tandem Island and Mirage Adventure Island. Pedal, paddle or sail them…they are human powered, no motor necessary. marlin, tuna, dorado… off shore pelagic fishing of any kind…the Island’s are a “New Way to Fish” from Hobie. The combination of the MirageDrive® pedal system, rudder, rollerfurling main sail, retracting akas and amas on each side and the hull design ensure a stable and fast ride and enable anglers to cover long distances at trolling speeds. Both boats are proudly made in the U.S.A.Aug 1st, 2013


From a highway blowout to a flat tire on the launch ramp, trailer tire failure is an inconvenience that can be avoided. Use the correct tires, calculate the correct load and maintain the right inflation to avoid problems.Jul 1st, 2013

Local Weather

Mobile Weather
clear sky
humidity: 100%
wind: 5mph SSE
H 75 • L 74
Weather from OpenWeatherMap
Pensacola Weather
clear sky
humidity: 100%
wind: 2mph S
H 78 • L 75
Weather from OpenWeatherMap

Tide Charts

Dauphin Island