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5 Attractions for Boaters and Fishermen in Mobile

“Marina at Dog River in Mobile, Alabama”

Mobile, Alabama offers so many options for those wanting to spend a day in the great outdoors. The area is home to the Mobile-Tensaw Delta, which is the largest river delta and wetland in Alabama and is also one of the largest in the United States. From kayaking and canoeing to fishing tours and airboats, there are plenty of outdoor adventures awaiting you.

Here are five attractions for boaters and fishermen in Mobile to enjoy.


5 Rivers Delta Center

Mobile Bay is comprised of five rivers: the Mobile, Spanish, Tensaw, Appalachee and Blakeley rivers. This area is great for outdoor recreation such as fishing and boating as well as conservation, education programs and land stewardship. There are over 250,000 acres of waterways, wetlands, woods, natural beauty and regional history. Visit 5 Rivers Delta Center at 30945 Five Rivers Blvd in Spanish Fort, Alabama.


Airboat Express

Enjoy an exciting airboat ride and tour in the Mobile Delta. Relax on two custom made, state-of-the-art Diamondback Airboats that fit six people with a four passenger minimum. The airboat leaves from the Original Oyster House in Spanish Fort on the Causeway. This is one attraction you won’t want to miss out on for those who love the water.


Captain Mike Thierry’s Deep Sea Fishing

Captain Mike Thierry’s Deep Sea Fishing offers both small and large fishing charters that accommodate 1-28 people. Walk-ons are accepted and there is also a party boat. Group prices start at $125 per person. The charter leaves from the Dauphin Island Marina on Dauphin Island. The deep sea fishing adventure offers the opportunity to catch marlin, tuna, mahi-mahi, wahoo, swordfish, snappers, and mackerels. Those who love to fish will enjoy the deep sea fishing options Captain Mike Thierry offers.


Making Waves Charters, Inc.

It’s time to set sail! With Making Waves Charters, Inc. you can sail, fish and cruise on vessels from 26’ to 72’ that holds 1 to 49 passengers, power and sail. You can hook onto a stunning trout, sightsee the Middle Bay Lighthouse or sail into the sunset while on board the 72’ schooner Joshua, Alabama’s official tall ship. Making Waves Charters, Inc. is located within minutes of the eastern shore.


Five Rivers Delta Safaris

Explore the delta with narrated boat tours and charters, along with guided canoe and kayak-guided tours. You can also rent your own kayak or canoe and explore on your own. The Five Rivers Delta Safaris also hosts themed birthday parties and camping grounds for year-round adventures.

Mobile is the perfect place for boaters and fishermen to enjoy time out on the water in the beautiful east coast. There are plenty of attractions to enjoy with friends and family that you won’t want to miss out on.


Interested in making Mobile, Alabama your new home? Contact one of our real estate agents at Jackson & Associates today! We look forward to helping you find your dream home in a city we know you will love to call home.