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About Ocean City Guide Service
Come fish the abundant water of Ocean City aboard a custom 27' bay boat. If catching limits of flounders casting to breaking bluefish and stripers get your attention, Captain John Prather is your man. Captain John strives on running a professional family operated charter business. Also offering crabbing, clamming, bow fishing and sea duck hunting.
Ocean City, MD
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Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Today was awesome. My husband and I went out with Captain John and his mate Austin. It was raining all morning so we were nervous we wouldn’t get to go but Captain John tracked the radar and pulled off a flawless charter right in between...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Alpop001
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

We went out today with Captain John and his mate Austin. It was so much fun. My kids and friend and I had an absolute blast, and we caught dinner!! John and Austin were so patient with the kids and made sure to have everything...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

John and Austin are awesome! We had terrible water conditions and Captain John found us a bunch of fish! They are incredible to fish with, so knowledgeable, friendly and great with kids! We highly recommend them!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank cpktak
Reviewed July 6, 2018

We book Ocean City Guide Service every time we visit Ocean City. Captain John and his Mate Austin provide an all-around excellent experience. I'm particularly impressed with their patience and guidance for those of us new to salt water fishing. I highly recommend Ocean City...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank adfray
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

All around fantastic experience with Capt. John, and his mate Austin. We are always put in the best position to catch fish, and the professionalism shown makes for a great day on the water for both the seasoned angler, or novice. We make it a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank suriani21
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

We booked a 1/2 fishing trip with John @ Ocean City Guide Service. We had six people in our group mostly adults with one teenager. Everyone caught fish and had a great time. John tried various locations on the bay until he found a place...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Weil3
Reviewed August 26, 2016

I've lived in and around OC for the last 30 years - whenever family and friends come to visit and they want to fish, we go with Capt John. His prices are VERY reasonable and if we have little kids on the trip that need...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank MarylandCdh
Reviewed May 15, 2016

Booked with Capt John for a mid-May fishing trip that had my dad, son and I having a great time and catching Tautog seemingly non-stop. Capt. John and his mate Austin make sure you have everything you need and are very accommodating to their guests....More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Dean B
Reviewed February 8, 2016 via mobile

I went flounder fishing with Captain John last year for the first time and had the time of my life! The absolute best inshore fishing I have ever done. Captain John is very nice and does whatever it takes to make your fishing trip the...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Samantha F
Reviewed February 8, 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful time fishing with captain John and would love to do it again. Tons of fun, laughs, and jokes going around the whole time and we were catching fish. Can't wait to come back and fish with captain John again soon!!

Date of experience: July 2015
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