Ocean City Offshore Charter Boats

Book a charter and fish for offshore species such as tuna, mahi, white marlin and more. These boats usually have a max of 6 anglers and range from 1/2 day shark and wreck fishing to full day trolling and chunking a bit further off the coast.

Sportfishing in Ocean City

Fishing charters in Ocean City, Maryland range from midsize boats to extravagant sport fishers. Chartering a vessel in OC is painless once you decide which boat will cater the best to your party. You can board our charter boats in several locations and marinas. The bulk of the Ocean City fishing fleet resides in West OC in either Sunset Marina, or the OC fishing center. Most charters provide service spring through late fall. Limited charters will extend the season to winter and early spring for the striper season. During the summer season charter boats leave the dock as early as 4:00am in the morning and usually return around 4:00pm. Make sure to read the specific rules for each boat, they can make or break your list of supplies and footwear. Most charters will venture 60-90 mile offshore to the canyons or take a shorter trek 40 miles out to spots such as the Hot Dog or Ham Bone. Some boats offer wreck fishing for a lower cost traveling to one of our many inshore wrecks for Tog, flounder, sea bass and striped bass. Charters traveling 40+ miles catch bluefin tuna, yellowfin tuna, big eye tuna, wahoo, shark, mahi, marlin and an assortment of large game fish.

Most sportfishing boats provide specialized sharking trips and tend to chum instead of troll. These offshore trips are less expensive but the season is a bit shorter due to water temperatures. Ocean City is recognized world wide for its charters, fishing, and tournaments. Do the research and make the most of your offshore adventure! If you are looking to stay closer to home check out our headbeats and bay guides

Find a sportfishing boat in Ocean City, Maryland

Want to play with the big boys? Ocean City, Maryland is the place to be for you choice in offshore fishing adventures. Our charter captains are known throughout the industry and take the time to find the fish. A normal fishing charter out of OCMD will land you in the canyons or closer inshore when the bite is on. Putting food on the table is a no-brainer during the rush for bluffing and yellowfin tuna during the early and mid summer months. The billfish tend to show up later in the summer but it’s different every year. Charter one of Maryland’s best sportfishing boats for tournaments and daily offshore fishing. 

Booking a Charter Boat in Maryland

Offshore fishing Ocean City, MD is most popular in the summer months but extends well into the fall while the tuna and swordfish bite is still on. Check out our sportfishing fleet to research the best fit for your trip. Each charter boat in Ocean city is unique. Some are fast, some have more room and some stand on reputation alone!

Ocean City Fishing Reports

Take advantage of the offshore fishing reports on Ocean City Fish!  Reports come directly from the boats and are updated throughout the day. See what they are catching with photos to prove it! Help us grow the site and put your boat feed on Ocean City Fish!