Some of the best boating waters in the East can be found on the Chesapeake Bay covering over 11,000 miles of shoreline touching Maryland and Virginia. From Sailing, Power Boating, Fishing, Crabbing, Bird Watching or just exploring towns you will not be disappointed.

Many boaters spend multiple summers exploring the towns and estuaries along the shores. From quite anchorages to Baltimore nightlife you will find something that fits your personality. Some have even completed the Chesapeake Bay Loop! Maryland Office of Tourism offers a great list of 25 Can’t miss things to do on the Bay.

Check out the Chesapeake Bay Foundation and see the wonderful work they are accomplishing to keep the bay healthy for 3,000 species of plants and animals including the Blue crab and Oysters.

If your want to take a closer look try chartering a boat for the day. It will allow you to experience the Bay and create a lifetime of memories with your family and friends. CharterByDay offers some great options for Day Yacht Charters.