Hooked Up 2 Charters

Hooked Up 2 Charters offers a unique fishing experience for all. Your U.S. Coast Guard certified captain, David Bailey, has over 30 years of experience working on the Chesapeake bay and knows where the best fishing spots are. If you chose to fish with Hooked Up 2 Charters you will learn some of the trade secrets. The captain and the mate love to have fun while having a productive day on the water and gettin customers involved. The boat fishes from April through mid-December. The fishing style and location changes as fish patterns change throughout the year. Whether you are a new angler or a salty vet, Captain David and his mate cater to make a fun enjoyable experience for the customers.

Hooked Up 2 is based out of Deale, Maryland at Happy Harbor Restaurant but the boat is moved north to Edgewater, Maryland in the summer to Anchor Yacht Basin. Be sure to check with Capt. Dave on where to meet in the morning. You will be traveling in 40 ft Key West hull pushed by a 450 Cummins that is designed for get you to the fish comfortably and quickly! The boat is Coast Guard Inspected and Certified to carry up to 20 people. It is loaded with all the necessary equipment and top of the line Lowrance and Furuno electronics. The boat is equipped with high quality Penn tackle that will suit all your fishing needs. For the colder early spring and late fall days, the cabin is heated to make an enjoyable fishing experience. Hooked Up 2 also has a head down below for you to comfortably take care of your needs.

Hooked Up 2 charters offer trips in the morning, afternoon, and all day to find whatever works for your schedule. The rods, reels, bait, and lures will all be provided for you. The fish can also be cleaned for you as soon as we get back to shore by request to the mate. All you need to bring is whatever snacks and drinks needed to enhance your fishing experience along with baggies and a cooler to get your fresh catch home!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $900
    price breakdown
    $900
    Fishing trip can be geared to suit your fishing desire. Departure time for a full day trip can vary upon request
  • Private trip
    Half Day Afternoon
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $700
    price breakdown
    $700
    Fishing trip can be geared to suit your fishing desire.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Morning
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $700
    price breakdown
    $700
    Fishing trip can be geared to suit your fishing desire.

About the Captain

David Bailey
Deale, Maryland, United States
ID & License verified
11 Customer Reviews
Response time 1 hour
Member since July 2020
I grew up with a love for fishing and began working on boats in 1987 as a first mate. In 2002 I decided to grow my brand and purchased my own boat and started running my own trips.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Bass (Striped) Bass (Striped)
Black Drum Black Drum
Bluefish Bluefish
Catfish Catfish

Cobia Cobia
Perch (White) Perch (White)
Spanish Mackerel Spanish Mackerel
Spotted Seatrout Spotted Seatrout

Boat Specs

Key West (Saltwater fishing) originally built in 1987. Powered by a 450HP 450 Cummins engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 18 knots.

Length
40 ft
Capacity
20 persons

Types of Fishing

River Fishing
Inshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Refrigerator
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Refrigerator
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
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
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 15% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% 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
Visa
Mastercard
American Express

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3% fee.

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Photos by reviewers (6)
4.85
out of 5 stars from 11 reviews
Boat
Crew
Experience
Perfect Day on the Bay
Perfect Day on the Bay
Half Day trip with Capt Dave
+3
Angler Rating
9
2
0
0
0
Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
100%
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Scherron L.
Baltimore, MD
 5.00
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Fishing with David

VERIFIED   NEW  October 24, 2020
Captain David and his crew was friendly, informative, courteous & professional.  He took us where the fish were. Literally...
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Eric S.
Woodbine, MD
 5.00
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Perfect Day on the Bay

VERIFIED   September 7, 2020
Had the perfect end of summer day, trip started nice and early both the captain and mate were great. Although they call it...
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Alison M.
Herndon, VA
 5.00
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Half Day Fishing Trip

VERIFIED   September 13, 2020
Great day on Hooked Up 2 Charters.  Nice fishing boat and both the Captain and First Mate took good care of us. ...
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Justin J.
Gwynn Oak, MD
 5.00
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September fishing trip

VERIFIED   September 20, 2020
WE HAD A AMAZON TIME! THE CAPTAIN AND HIS MATE DID A GREAT! AND WE DEFINITELY BOOKING AGIAN!!
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Brian M.
Stone Ridge, VA
 5.00
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A great day on the water!

VERIFIED   August 22, 2020
Captain David and his crew did a fantastic job! Excellent with kids and accommodating to all requests.
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