Frequently asked questions
This page was updated on July 26, 2022
Thursday August 11, 2022
Original Oyster House
Weigh-In Time and Locations
Sunday August 14, 2022
Park, 5200 Battleship Pkwy, Spanish Fort, AL 36527
Meaher State Park, 5200 Battleship Pkwy, Spanish Fort, AL 36527
Do I need a license to spearfish in Alabama waters?
Yes, a "State of
Alabama Spear Fishing License" is required and may
be obtained by sending a money order or cashiers check to:
Conservation and Natural Resources
Game and Fish Division
64 N Union
Montgomery, Alabama 36130
Licenses are valid from October 1 - September 30
Include the following information with your payment
Name, Address, Date of birth, Height, Weight, Color of eyes, Color of hair
State drivers license number (I'd advise sending a copy of your drivers license to avoid errors)
NOTICE: Licenses may be purchased in person or by mailing a copy of your drivers license to:
Marine Resources P.O. Box 189 Dauphin Island, Alabama 36528 (251)861-2882
or in Gulf Shores, Alabama (251)968-7576.
Recreational Size and Bag Limits for Alabama State Waters
Hotels and Accommodations
Gulf Shores, Alabama
South Alabama Dive Shops
Underwater Works Dive Shop
Fairhope, AL 36533
Down Under Dive Shop
1129 Gulf Shores Pkwy.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
Gary's Gulf Divers
Air and NITROX available.
Gulf Coast Divers
1284 Hutson Dr.