Strike Zone Charter Fishing

COVID-19 update: Everyone in your group must bring a mask with them for the trip. Capt. Wally will go over the safety precautions required at the time of booking.

Strike Zone Charter Fishing will take you on an adventure through the Chesapeake Bay with a professional crew, dedicated to giving you the best fishing experience possible. Captain Wally Williams has been fishing these waters for over 45 years and he knows all the best spots to get you hooked. Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned angler, your trip will be catered to best fit your needs and preferences.

Your boat for the day is a spacious 42’ P. L. Jones pilothouse, outfitted with all the amenities you need for a successful day on the bay. She comes with top-of-the-line navigational and fishfinding technology, planer boards, a fighting chair, live bait tank, and more!

The cabin is fully air-conditioned for those hot summer days and heated in the winters. The inside is comfortable and has plenty of space for the whole family to kick back and relax while you ride out to your fishing spot. She also comes with a private restroom, making her perfect for those all-day trips.

Kids ages 7 and up are welcome to join in on the action. Capt. Wally is an excellent instructor and guide with decades of experience teaching kids how to fish. He loves taking families out on the water and showing people why the Chesapeake Bay is the best place to learn how to fish.

You’ll be targeting Striped Bass, Spanish Mackerel, Bluefish and many more, depending on the season. You’ll have the option of bottom fishing, trolling or jigging and your captain will provide you with top-notch rods and reels, as well as live bait and high-performance lures.

All you need to bring is a cooler for your food and drinks, and zip-lock bags for your catch. Just arrive 30 minutes before departure, and the rest will be taken care of. Come on down to Solomons, MD and get ready to create lasting memories with Strike Zone Charter Fishing!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 1 - Dec 1
    $850
    price breakdown
    $850
    Come discover the historic Chesapeake Bay with Strike Zone and get ready to target a variety of species, such as Spanish Mackerel, Striped Bass, Bluefish, Spot and White Perch. Please note that your target species may vary depending on the season you book. All necessary tackle, bait, and licenses will be provided for you and covered in the price. Just bring a cooler for your snacks and beverages, bring zip-lock bags so you can bring your catch home with you, and the rest will be taken care of!
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 15 - Dec 1
    $650
    price breakdown
    $650
    Get ready for a fun adventure on the Chesapeake Bay and spend the day targeting Stripers, Spanish Mackerel, Spot, Bluefish, and White Perch. Please note, the fish you catch may vary depending on the month of your trip. All tackle, bait, and licenses are included in the price. Just bring a cooler with your food and drinks, and zip-lock bags for your catch.
  • Private trip
    3 Hour Trip – Special Offer
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Jul 1 - Nov 30
    $350
    price breakdown
    $350
    These trips are designed for you to bring the kids, family, or friends to enjoy a short excursion with us to catch a few fish. You could be targeting Bluefish, Spanish Mackerel, Spot, and White Perch depending on the time of the year. All rods, reels, tackle, bait, and licenses are included. Feel free to bring a cooler with snacks and drinks, as well as zip-lock bags so you can take your catch home. Departure time is flexible, just be sure to contact Capt. Wally before your trip.
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About the Captain

Wally Williams
Solomons, Maryland, United States
Angler's Choice
5 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
13 Customer Reviews
Response time 3 hours
Member since July 2019
Captain Wally Williams holds a US Coast Guard 100-Ton Master License and has been fishing the Chesapeake Bay for over 45 years. He owes his father, Major Charles Williams, USAF (ret) instilling his passion for fishing, as well as his love for the bay. He put a rod and reel in his hand at a young age and since then, no one could separate him from the water. Capt. Wally promises to do everything he can to put you on lots of fish and to make your trip entertaining and full of action. He invites you for a fun day of fishing on the historic Chesapeake Bay! Leave all your worries back at the dock and get ready to have a productive day with Strike Zone Charter Fishing!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Bass (Striped) Bass (Striped)
Bluefish Bluefish
Cobia Cobia
Perch (White) Perch (White)

Spanish Mackerel Spanish Mackerel

Boat Specs

P. L. Jones (Saltwater fishing) originally built in 2001. Powered by a 700HP Caterpillar engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 22 knots.

Length
42 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Drift Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
First Mate
Fishing License

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 14 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 14 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing Policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
No Alcohol
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Cash
Checks

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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5.00
out of 5 stars from 13 reviews
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Double the fun!!!!
A family affair!
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100%
Friendly captain
100%
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100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
100%
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Leah S.
Hyattsville, Maryland
 5.00
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3 Hour Trip with Captain Wally and First Mate Sharon

VERIFIED   NEW  September 11, 2020
Bottom fishing for spot, croaker, sea trout, and whiting. Wanted a great first experience with fishing from a boat for our...
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Jill M.
Beltsville, Maryland
 5.00
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Did someone say.... Go fish?

VERIFIED   August 1, 2020
We thank you for a wonderful fishing experience Captain Wally and Sharon! My family and I had a great time and learned...
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Glen M.
Joint Base Andrews, MD
 5.00
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3 hour morning trip with Capt Wally and First Mate Sharen

VERIFIED   July 15, 2020
We enjoyed our morning with Capt Wally and Sharen. They were very patient with our four kids. Our schedule didn’t allow for...
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Patricia P.
Glen Allen, Virginia
 5.00
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Three Hour trip with Captain Wally and Mate Sharon

VERIFIED   NEW  September 20, 2020
Sunday September trip, early AM…...well worth the ride from Richmond VA
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Kerry M.
Hollywood, Maryland
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August fishing trip

VERIFIED   August 3, 2020
Courteous and helpful staff.  Provided plenty of help for new anglers, very knowledgeable and fun.  Family had a...
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Fishing Reports

Birthday and family trips success

September 05, 2020

Lots of action with good eating fish this week. Spanish Mackerel, Spot, Whiting and even a few Croaker. NOW is the time to bring your kids, family or buddies out on the Strike Zone. Read Full Report →