THE CAPTAIN'S CORNER

Welcome to the Captain’s Corner. The Captains listed below are some of the best in the business. We trust these guys to show us how to rig - You can trust these guys to get you on the fish.

Captain Mark Galasso

Captain Mark Galasso out of Grasonville offers custom trips for fishing or cruising. He operates a 21 parker SE and a newly renovated 35 Markley for your comfort and safety. He fishes Chesapeake Bay from The CBBT to The Susquehanna with a home base in Kent Narrows. Bait, Jigging, Fly and Trolling are all available.   Read More


Captain Chris (C.D.) Dollar

Chesapeake native Capt. C. D. Dollar owns and operates CD Outdoors, which specializes in light tackle, fly and kayak fishing. He also provides kayak instruction and nature tours. C.D. has more than 15 years experience as an outdoor professional and is certified by the American Canoe Association, in First-Aid, holds a U.S. Coast Guard Master’s License and is active in numerous conservation organizations. His passion for fishing is only matched by his passion to share his knowledge of the natural world with anglers of all skill levels. Contact him by email or call 410.991.8468.  Read More


Captain Jeff Eichler

Captain Jeff runs a beautiful, recently refurbished 36 foot Robbins (The Southpaw) out of Kentmorr Marina on Kent Island. The primary fishing Captain Jeff does on the Southpaw is for Striped Bass. The method varies depending on the time of year - trolling, live lining or chumming based on how the fish are being caught at the time of the charter.   Read More


Captain Ritchie Gaines

Captain Richie Gaines is the owner and operator of Anglers’ Connection Guide Service and has been guiding professionally in the Chesapeake Bay region for over twenty years. His experience, easygoing style, and humor have earned him a reputation as one of the top light tackle and fly fishing guides on the Chesapeake. A good guide should be part fish, teacher, and coach with a bit of stand-up comic thrown in and Richie has all of these attributes. Catching fish is certainly the primary goal, but learning and improving techniques and tactics while having fun is an added bonus when you fish with Richie. Remember, knowledge has no value unless it is shared.   Read More


Captain Chuck Cook - First Light Charters

First Light Charters offers fly fishing, light tackle, wreck fishing, eco / sightseeing tours and specialize in night fishing trips. The 20' Jones Brothers Cape Fisherman comfortably accommodates up to 3 anglers for fishing and up to 4 passengers for eco and sightseeing tours. Whether you are a beginner who wants to learn the ropes or a seasoned veteran looking to experience some of the finest opportunities available, we will design a charter trip which is right for you.Captain Chuck Cook has over 25 years fishing experience navigating waters in Delaware, Maryland, North Carolina and Florida.   Read More


Captain Sean Crawford

Captain Sean Crawford has been fishing the Bay over 20 years and is a Federation of Fly Fishers Certified Fly Casting instructor. Sean has a Masters Degree in Marine-Estuarine Environmental Science from the University of Maryland and he will gladly share his knowledge and expertise on fishing the bay, fly casting, and the Chesapeake Bay’s complex tides and ecosystem. Sean is also a member of the Coastal Conservation Association and Trout Unlimited, but the bottom line is, he loves to take people fishing, teach them new techniques with fly rods or spinning rods, and most of all have fun!   Read More


Captain Tom Murphy - Team MEGA-BITE

Capt. Tom Murphy is the owner and operator of MEGA-BITE Charters which operates a fast, clean tournament rigged 38’ Rampage Express. Together with mate/co-captain Kevin Compton, Team MEGA-BITE is focused on the continuous pursuit of excellence while targeting big game fish along the Delaware and Maryland coastline. Primary target species include Bluefin & Yellowfin tuna, Mako & Thresher Shark, White & Blue Marlin along with Dolphin and Wahoo. Capt. Tom Murphy is a proud Pro-Staff Member of American Fishing Wire and Hi-Seas Fishing Line. Contact via email, web or mobile phone (410.207.7130) to book an awesome Offshore Adventure!   Read More