If you love sport fishing, look no farther than this central Ocean City marina. Pack your tackle, bait and angling gear and set off on a fishing adventure.
Whether you’re a bay, surf or offshore angler, you’ll find everything you need at Bahia Marina. This marina in the heart of Ocean City is the local headquarters for sport fishing. Rent a boat from the marina’s fleet or jump aboard one of the offshore charter fishing trips and sightseeing cruises.
Bahia Marina is the premier destination for the city’s largest fleet of rental boats. Pick a skiff or a skimmer from the fleet and get ready for your bay fishing adventure. Pontoon angling is also welcomed. Visit Bahia Marina’s shop to stock up on live, fresh or frozen bait, as well as tackle and other fishing gear. If you’d prefer to get a local’s insight into the region’s best fishing spots, join a charter fishing trip. Bay or offshore, Bahia Marina’s fishing charters provide expert advice and insider tips.
You might hook sea bass, lingcod, bluefish, shark, dolphin, tuna and marlin on the Bahia Marina charter boats. Ranging from 25 to 50 feet (8 to 15 meters), Bahia Marina’s charter boats can cater to your needs. Afterward, watch the expert fish cleaners preparing the catch for a delicious meal.
Join one of the local fishing tournaments and find out if you can hook the biggest catch. Popular tournaments include the Flounder Pounder and the Mako Mania.
After your day of fishing, stop at Bahia Marina’s Fish Tales bar and restaurant for a drink. Sit at a table on the beach under the shade of a sun umbrella or the light of a tiki torch. The restaurant serves a full range of seafood and other delicious meals.
Let kids explore the pirate-ship playground and get their faces painted. For the bigger kids, there’s an arcade with a range of different games. Stop at the Fish Tales gift store to pick up souvenirs and toys.
Find Bahia Marina just north of central Ocean City, near Bluefish Cove. The marina is open daily for free; however, charter trips, cruises and boat rental have separate costs.