Discover North Baldwin: Fishing
Fishing in North Baldwin is one of our area’s biggest attractions. With multiple places to explore, our fishing holes are some of the best in Baldwin County! Our waterways have plenty of public boat launches, pay-to-launch, bait shops and free-bank fishing too.
For current informationfrom the Upper Deta Wildlife Managment Area, the Alabama Deprtment of Conservation and Natural Resources and the division of Wildlife And Freshwater Fisheries, please click here and here.
In March 2014, the Alabama Bass Trail kicked off its first ever southern series division right here in North Baldwin at Live Oak Landing! (Read a little further down for more information on Live Oak).
Highlighted Fishing Spots
There are four top rated fishing spots located in our area and in no particular order:
Best Fishing Times
12:58AM to 2:58AM, and 1:28PM to 3:28PM
Alternate Fishing Times
7:33AM to 9:33AM
For more current information, please visit:http://www.hookandbullet.com
County Road 80
Distance: 30 miles
Start: French Lake’s
End: Rice Creek Landing
Best Fishing Times:
4:23AM to 6:23AM, and 10:23PM to 12:23AM
Alternate Fishing Times:
9:53AM to 11:53AM
Fishing Holly Creek, AL on 8/25/2014 will be best from 4:23AM through 6:23 am and from 10:23pm to 12:23AM. If those times won't work for you, 9:53AM to 11:53AM looks promising. Remember to adjust these times based on barometric pressure, and weather changes.
For more current information, please vist: http://www.hookandbullet.com
Best launch is from Cliffs Landing, Bay Minette, AL.
5133 Dixie Landing Road
Little River, AL
Located on the beautiful banks of the Alabama River, Dixie Landing boat launch provides great access to perhaps one of the best fishing destinations in Baldwin County. Great holes to catch bass, brim, mullet blue cat and much more are located within yards of the landing.
The Boat Launch is open 24/7 and is privately owned. There is a $5.00 boat fee and a deposit box is located at the old café.
Live Oak Landing
Latitude: N 30.958147
Longitude: W -87.857577
Live Oak Landing in Baldwin County consists of 218 acres of floodplain forest land adjacent to the existing Forever Wild holdings in the Mobile Tensaw Delta and 180 acres of new Coastal Impact Assistance Program land. Additionally, local government agencies have acquired 206 acres adjacent to this tract to be developed as a recreation area and Delta access point.
For fishing, Live Oak boasts one of the top rated fishing launches in North Baldwin County! With is newly renovated boat launches, it plays host to several fishing piers as well as a pond where you can sit back, relax and fish until your heart’s content under the shade of oaks and Spanish moss.
Live Oak is one of the quiet jewels in North Baldwin!
Boat launch fee: $5.00
For more information please visit www.liveoakalabama.com
From Mobile, take I-65 North to exit 31. Turn left onto AL-225 and travel approximately 0.7 miles. The tract will be on your left.
Visit OutdoorAlabama.com or call 1-800-848-6887
Visit the Baldwin County Probate office located on the Court House Square in downtown Bay Minette.
220 Courthouse Square
Bay Minette, AL 36507
OUTDOOR ADDICTION - our local outfitters also sells fishing and hunting licenses.
707 D’Olive Street 251-937-5282
Bay Minette, AL 36507
Monday and Tuesday 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Wednesday – Sunday 6:00 am – 6:00 pm
Visit Bay Minette’s comprehensive retail outfittes located on Hwy 59 & D’Olive Street. They carry hunting, fishing and archery accessories, as well as live bait, guns, pistols and ammunition.
They offer name brands such as Black Powder, Costa Del Mar, Guy Harvey, Girlie Girl, Lacross and Muck hunting boots, Yeti and Engel coolers.
Emergency Boat Repair information
Delta Shores Marine
Bay Minette, AL 36507
Greg Jones - Owner
Delta Marine Boat Repair provides emergency boat repair and depending on the situation, can meet you at a landing and if possible, to help repair a boat in an emergency situation.
L & M Marine
34600 State Highway 59
Stapleton, AL 36578
Started in 1985 L & M Marine has grown from just a specialty Marine Shop and currently prides itself on its customer service. They can help with outboard marine service needs.
Looking to Hold a fishing Tournament at Live Oak Landing?
With a remodeled boat launch, Live Oak Landing in Stockton, AL, is fast becoming a popular launch for various fishing tournaments. There’s no better way to “catch the BIG one” than launching from the gorgeous view!
For more information on how to reserve a tournament at Live Oak please visit: