Alabama Inshore Public Reefs
GPS Coordinates for Fishing

The locations below are primarily artificial reefs and shipwrecks. Click on a location on the map to see its description and coordinates, or scroll down to the list to see all the details. A GPX file download is provided at the bottom of the page if you'd like to import all the locations into your GPS. Note that they may also include locations from nearby areas. You can also see the tide, solunar, and best fishing time predictions by clicking on the Tides & Solunars button at each location. If you have any feedback, or want to suggest any additional sites, please feel free to Contact Us.

Waypoint Map

Waypoint Name Description Depth Latitude Longitude
Battles Wharf Reef Concrete pipe and rubble placed inside old pier pilings and 3" X 6" limestone aggregate
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 1999
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 5 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
5 ft 30° 29' 38" N
(30.4939)
87° 55' 55" W
(-87.93197)
Bayou Cour Reef Limestone and concrete rubble rip rap along outer ring with # 57 limestone, #4 limestone, and #2 limestone inside
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 2011
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 5 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
5 ft 30° 17' 57" N
(30.29908)
87° 48' 26" W
(-87.80712)
Bayou St. John Reef Concrete pilings and Rubble and 3" X 6" limestone aggregate
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 2005
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 11 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
11 ft 30° 17' 34" N
(30.29268)
87° 31' 58" W
(-87.53267)
Bender - Austal Reef Concrete pipe and rubble encircling oyster cultch material and 3"x6" limestone aggregate
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 1999
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 7 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
7 ft 30° 31' 42" N
(30.5283)
88° 2' 57" W
(-88.04907)
Brookley Hole Reef Concrete pipe and rubble (since filled with dredge spoil by USACE)
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 1999
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 25 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
25 ft 30° 37' 42" N
(30.62826)
88° 3' 5" W
(-88.05153)
Buddy Beiser Reef Concrete pipe and rubble placed around abandon barge and 3" X 6" limestone aggregate
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 1999
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 9 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
9 ft 30° 35' 15" N
(30.58752)
87° 56' 52" W
(-87.94771)
CCA Alabama Pelican Bay Reef 80 eco-reef modules placed in clusters of 3-4 modules(each module consists of 3 concrete/limestone discs (4.5’ diameter) on a fiberglass piling extending 4-5’ above the seabed); 100 roadway culverts (10’ - 24’ diameter) placed in middle portion of reef
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 80
Year: 2017
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 14 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
14 ft 30° 14' 19" N
(30.23847)
88° 6' 25" W
(-88.1069)
Choctaw Pass Reef Concrete pipe and rubble and 3" X 6" limestone aggregate
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 1999
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 4 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
4 ft 30° 39' 52" N
(30.66439)
88° 1' 13" W
(-88.02028)
Dell Williamson Reef Concrete block and oyster cultch material placed inside old pier pilings and 3"x6" limestone aggregate
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 1991
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 6 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
6 ft 30° 36' 13" N
(30.6036)
87° 54' 59" W
(-87.91632)
Denton Reef 900 prestressed concrete roof slabs encircling oyster cultch material; Enhanced with 1075 tons of limestone aggregate placed in four 0.36-ac plots in the northern portion of the reef (2018)
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 1997
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 10 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
10 ft 30° 24' 32" N
(30.40885)
88° 3' 59" W
(-88.06648)
EXMOB 63-AB 3" X 6" limestone aggregate placed around gas production platforms
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 2003
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 12 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
12 ft 30° 17' 31" N
(30.29185)
87° 59' 44" W
(-87.99565)
EXMOB 76-A 3" X 6" limestone aggregate placed around gas production platforms
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 2003
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 13 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
13 ft 30° 15' 18" N
(30.2549)
88° 3' 8" W
(-88.05212)
ExxonMobil: Alex Maisel Memorial Reef 3" X 6" limestone aggregate placed around gas production platforms
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 2003
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 13 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
13 ft 30° 17' 46" N
(30.29608)
88° 2' 40" W
(-88.04445)
Fish River Reef 2300 linear ft concrete bridge piling around permiter of oyster half-shell and #57 limestone aggregate
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 1995
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 7 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
7 ft 30° 19' 45" N
(30.32903)
87° 49' 49" W
(-87.83025)
Fort Morgan Barge Pilings placed around the perimeter of a sunken barge
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 2004
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 15 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
15 ft 30° 14' 0" N
(30.23337)
88° 1' 14" W
(-88.02043)
Heggeman Reef 52 eco-reef modules placed in clusters of 3-4 modules (each module consists of 3 concrete/limestone discs (4.5’ diameter) on a fiberglass piling extending 4-5’ above the seabed)
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 52
Year: 2017
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 12 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
12 ft 30° 16' 60" N
(30.28325)
88° 17' 13" W
(-88.28708)
LEGACY 615-1 3" X 6" limestone aggregate placed around gas production platforms
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 2003
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 12 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
12 ft 30° 16' 50" N
(30.28062)
87° 59' 6" W
(-87.98507)
LEGACY 615-3 3" X 6" limestone aggregate placed around gas production platforms
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 2003
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 12 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
12 ft 30° 16' 1" N
(30.26687)
87° 58' 26" W
(-87.97382)
LEGACY 615-4 3" X 6" limestone aggregate placed around gas production platforms
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 2003
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 11 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
11 ft 30° 17' 17" N
(30.28808)
87° 57' 20" W
(-87.95543)
LEGACY PLATFORM 3" X 6" limestone aggregate placed around gas production platforms
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 2003
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 10 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
10 ft 30° 16' 49" N
(30.28038)
87° 58' 5" W
(-87.968)
Lynn Dent Boykin Reef Concrete pipe and rubble and #2 limestone aggregate
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 1999
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 9 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
9 ft 30° 16' 23" N
(30.27317)
88° 5' 46" W
(-88.09617)
Mississippi Sound Reef #1 Initially 1,202 tons of 3" X 6" limestone aggregate ;Enhanced with 1550 tons of limestone aggregate (3"x6") (2018)
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 2013
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 6 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
6 ft 30° 14' 10" N
(30.23603)
88° 17' 36" W
(-88.29345)
Mississippi Sound Reef #2 Initially 2164 tons of 3" x 6" limestone aggregate; Enhanced with 2500 tons of limestone aggregate (3"x6") (2016); Enhanced with 11400 tons of limestone aggregate (3"x6") (2018)
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 2013
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 7 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
7 ft 30° 14' 25" N
(30.24018)
88° 16' 23" W
(-88.273)
Mississippi Sound Reef #3 1,443 tons of 3" X 6" limestone aggregate distributed throughout the reef at initial construction
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 2013
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 6 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
6 ft 30° 14' 43" N
(30.24515)
88° 14' 30" W
(-88.2418)
Ono island Reef Concrete piling and rubble-Red claybrick from NAS Pensacola; roadway culverts (18") and concrete manholes covers were added in clusters
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 2005
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 11 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
11 ft 30° 18' 10" N
(30.30278)
87° 29' 24" W
(-87.49007)
P. Grey Cane, Jr. Reef Concrete pipe and rubble placed circular config with oyster half-shells and #57 limestone aggregate cultch material inside
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 1999
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 7 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
7 ft 30° 27' 28" N
(30.45767)
87° 55' 56" W
(-87.93233)
Point Clear Reef 3" x 6" limestone aggregate
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 2016
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 11 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
11 ft 30° 27' 58" N
(30.46602)
87° 57' 42" W
(-87.96158)
Rockpile Limestone rip rap in single row along northern boundary; roadway culverts (18", 24", 30"), concrete jucntion boxes, manhole covers, and 3" X 6" limestone aggregate
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 2011
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 9 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
9 ft 30° 20' 1" N
(30.33352)
87° 29' 55" W
(-87.49853)
Ross Point Reef Concrete pilings, bridge rubble and bridge spans
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 2005
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 13 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
13 ft 30° 19' 26" N
(30.32393)
87° 30' 40" W
(-87.51113)
Shellbank Reef 2300 linear ft concrete bridge piling around permiter of oyster half-shell and #4 limestone aggregate
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 1995
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 7 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
7 ft 30° 15' 43" N
(30.26193)
87° 51' 41" W
(-87.86137)
Shrimpboat Reef Concrete pipe and rubble placed around abandoned Shrimpboat Hull; Enhanced with 1250 tons of limestone aggregate (3"x6")
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 1999
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 9 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
9 ft 30° 18' 20" N
(30.30553)
88° 16' 24" W
(-88.27323)
Upper Wreck Reef Abandon barge and shrimpboat w/concrete rubble placed around perimeter and 3" X 6" limestone aggregate
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 2006
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 5 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
5 ft 30° 23' 14" N
(30.38717)
87° 53' 7" W
(-87.88518)
Weeks Bay Reef 1,034 cubic yards of oyster half-shells
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 2014
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 4 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
4 ft 30° 22' 50" N
(30.38067)
87° 49' 58" W
(-87.83287)
Zundel Landing 300 yds concrete block placed in and around old pier pilings and 3" X 6" limestone aggregate
Structure: Inshore
# of Modules: 1
Year: 1995
Zone: Inshore
Depth: 4 ft
[1]
Tides & Solunars
4 ft 30° 28' 20" N
(30.4723)
87° 55' 35" W
(-87.9263)