Capt. David Rowe offers a variety of charter boat services on the Potomac River, Chesapeake Bay, and Atlantic Ocean including full day fishing charters, dinner cruises to seafood restaurants, eco-tours, and scenic cruises. The USCG approved "Bay Quest" is a custom built 43' fiberglass Chesapeake Bay Deadrise which is a style of boat unique to the Chesapeake Bay known for its beautiful flared bow which allows it to glide through the water and offer a stable ride.
If you are planning a visit to Virginia's historic Northern Neck you will definitely want to charter the Bay Quest to experience the Chesapeake Bay's bounty & beauty first-hand. Also, corporations and business owners looking for a way to reward employees or clients will appreciate Capt. Rowe's professionalism and expertise as he and the mate go out of their way to make the day enjoyable. "He is known for putting you on the fish!"
Open Boat Fishing Days: Can't get a group together to do a private charter? For $100/person you can enjoy a full day of fishing with others on an Open Boat Day. Open Boat Days are posted on the website about one month in advance so check often. Minimum of 6 and maximum of 10 passengers. By-reservation only.
Cruise to No-Where: Have a special occasion or a group of friends visiting and want to get out on the river to enjoy the sunset? Bring your picnic basket, favorite Northern Neck wine, and enjoy a 2 hr. cruise to "no-where". Cost: $150. Max of 24 people.
Eco Tours: Let Capt. Rowe's knowledge of the creeks, rivers, and bay give your group an ecological tour of the area. Whether it's spotting native bird species or showing you how to tong oysters, pot crabs, fish trap, or shed soft crabs, you are sure to enjoy seeing and learning on an Eco-Tour. Max of 24 people.