You can spend the entire season fishing around for ideal charter fishing trips. Or you can stop right here in the “charter fishing capital of Maryland” since 1946, with the largest charter fishing fleet on the Chesapeake Bay in Chesapeake Beach, Maryland.
Monday – Thursday
Friday – Sunday
Following any fishing trip aboard the head boat or one of our charter fishing boats, complete your fun-filled day by allowing us to prepare your big catch. Simply bring "ready to cook" fish fillets to the Rod 'N' Reel Restaurant and our Chef will cook it
Capt. Mike Harris
46ft; 800 Caterpillar
Licensed for 6 passengers
Call: 301-717-5905 for reservations
Capt. Chris Mills
40' X 13', Single 450 Cummins Diesel
Licensed for 22 passengers
Call 443-532-1025 for reservations.
Captain Chris Mills is a longtime resident of Calvert County and currently calls North Beach home with his wife Dawn and son Tyler. Chris has more than 20 years of experience working on charter boats. For several years, he spent most of his time on Captain Ed O'Brien's "Semper Fidelis" and became a Coast Guard Certified Captain in 2007. Chris lives by the hard-to-argue-with motto: "Life is Good." Especially when it comes to spending a day on the Chesapeake Bay.
Capt. Damon K. Williams
CRACK OF DAWN
50' X 16', Twin John Deere diesel engines
Licensed for 42 passengers
Call 410-474-9858 for reservations.
Born and raised in Calvert County and growing up in Chesapeake Beach, Captain Damon has been making his living in the Chesapeake Bay Outdoors for three decades. Fresh out of school Captain Damon bought his first commercial license and charter boat, the Rockhound, from the family of famed lure maker Captain Arden Cather. Since then, Captain Damon has operated his boats from Massachusetts to Florida. Captain Damon holds a USCG Masters License, MD State Fishing Guide License, MD Outfitters License, and NOAA’s Highly Migratory Species Charter Permit
Capt. Marcus Wilson
375 HP John Deere 45' X 13'
Licensed for 22 passengers
Call 301-785-1199 for reservations.
Years ago, in his mid-20s, Captain Marcus Wilson started fishing on the Bay with his dad like many a young Captain. More recently, he gained experience working as a mate on some of the best charter boats in the mid-Bay area. He's had the opportunity to fish with Drew Payne on the “Worm,” Marty Simounet on the “Kyran Lynn,” Eddie Green on the “Plumb Crazy,” and Jamey Danford on “Kelly D.” Now Captain Marcus has his own boat and is excited to build his own charter business.
Capt. Ed Green Jr.
42' X 14', Twin 355 Cat
Licensed for 18 passengers
Call 301-233-0377 for reservations.
Captain Eddie Green Jr. is a fisherman. Period. Or should we say, exclamation point. His passion for fishing is matched by a long track record exploring the Chesapeake—including growing up working with his dad on the "Why Not" and 13 successful years on his former "Bay Raider." Plumb crazy for fishing? You bet.
Capt. Marty Simounet
Builder: Harry White
40' X 13.5', Single 375 hp Diesel
Licensed for 20 passengers
Call 410-474-4105 for reservations.
Step aboard the Sunny Leigh with Captain Marty Simounet and crew for a fun-filled day of Chesapeake fishing. Watch the sun pop over the horizon as you head to the local fishing grounds. Then feel the excitement build as you wait for Capt. Marty to signal "lines in," and compete to be the angler in your party who catches the biggest fish.
Capt. Wayne Schuhart
TRICIA ANN II
46' X 14'
Licensed for 24 passengers
Call 301-751-6056 for reservations.
Captain Wayne Schuhart has been fishing the Chesapeake Bay since he was in his teens. Whether it's trolling for Trophy Rockfish or live lining for smaller summertime rock, Captain Wayne will make sure you have a fishing day to remember. He holds a 100-Ton Near Coastal U.S.C.G. Master Captain’s license and an advanced degree in going the extra mile.