Maryland Fishing Charters on the Chesapeake Bay: Brawler Charters

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Here are answers to some common questions you may have about Brawler Charters. If you don't find the answer here, contact Captain Bo for a quick answer.


  • How do I book a trip on the Brawler II?

You can book a trip by contacting Captain Bo through phone, email, or our Request a Trip form. You can also check the Brawler Charters calendar to see if the date you want to fish is available.


  • What is the maximum number of people that can fish at one time aboard the Brawler II?

The Brawler II can take a maximum of 6 people on board. But if you have a larger group, contact Captain Bo for information - we can work with other charter boats to accommodate any size group on a multi-boat trip!


  • Are kids allowed on Brawler II fishing trips?

Absolutely, Captain Bo loves taking families out for a day of fishing! See our information about family fishing trips.


  • What should I bring on my charter fishing trip?

You may need any of the following items during your fishing trip:

  • Food and beverages (no glass bottles)
  • Rain gear
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Camera
  • Empty cooler (leave it in your car)

Dress in layers since the temperature can change drastically, especially in the spring and fall.

If you are susceptible to seasickness, take medication before you leave the dock. There are very effective medications available over the counter or by prescription - ask your doctor for recommendations.


  • Is there anything that I should not bring?
  • Rods and tackle (we will provide this)
  • Glass bottles
  • Weapons
  • Illegal drugs


  • What is the cancellation policy?

We're sorry, but we are unable to refund your deposit if you have to cancel. Your deposit is a purchase. You have purchased the rights to fish on a given date and have that date removed from availability. Please see our Booking Info for more information about our policies.


  • Where should I stay when I come into town for my fishing trip?

See our Directions page for Captain Bo's lodging recommendations.


  • What/how many fish can I keep from my fishing trip?

You can keep as many fish as are allowed by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources during the current season.


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