Fishing in Chesapeake Bay | Tides Inn

Fishing & Crabbing in Chesapeake Bay

Turn moments into memories with special water activities at the Tides Inn. Our Dock Master and Activity Guides are available to craft the ultimate coastal Virginia resort experience.

Fishing Excursions

Discover the rewarding experience of fishing in the waters of the Chesapeake Bay. Whether you’re a novice, or want to learn the fine points of the sport, we will customize an outing perfect for you.

Marina Tour & Crabbing at The Dock

Learn about the different types of vessels in the Marina and the variety of nautical activities available to guests. Or meet us at the dock to test out your crabbing skills and learn special techniques for catching Blue Crabs.

Children’s Fishing Academy

Families are invited to head out on the Miss Nicole with expert waterman, Captain Saunders. Parents are welcome to join as your Bayside Explorers learn all there is to know about marine life. Bait and tackle is provided.