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Back Bay Adventures

#9 of 38 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Ocean City Features Animals
400 32nd Street, Ocean City, MD 21842
+1 443-783-4633
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Afternoon Fishing on the Bay

This was the third year I have taken my son fishing on the Calico Jack. They do a great job... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2016
Carl H
,
Millersville, Pennsylvania, United States
via mobile
Good crew. Family fun!

I took my two boys out for their first time jet ski ride. Cody was very patient with instruction... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2016
W W C
,
Scarsdale
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Offering Ocean City, MD bay fishing, private charters, and parties on the Calico Jack. Hourly onsite 3 passenger jet ski rentals with immediate ride time!
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average1%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“calico jack” (14 reviews)
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
400 32nd Street, Ocean City, MD 21842
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+1 443-783-4633
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Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

This was the third year I have taken my son fishing on the Calico Jack. They do a great job especially with kids.

Thank Carl H
bbadventures32, Owner at Back Bay Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2016

We are happy to hear this was your third year and we look forward to seeing you and your son next summer! Thanks for the review :)

Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

I took my two boys out for their first time jet ski ride. Cody was very patient with instruction and very attentive while we were out in the waterways for safety lookout. Two days later, we took our boys out for their first time fishing....More

Thank W W C
bbadventures32, Owner at Back Bay Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2016

We are glad to hear you had a safe, yet enjoyable time on our skis and that your family caught fish on our headboat. We hope to see you again in 2017!

Reviewed 29 August 2016

We are frequent visitors, going there for both the fishing charter and jet skis each year. Staff is friendly, and their coupons make the prices reasonable. Bait prices are high, but they are so close to our building that we'll pay for the convenience. We...More

Thank Brad K
bbadventures32, Owner at Back Bay Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and we are happy to hear you are repeat customers! We strive to keep our prices low by offering great coupons and free bait and tackle on our headboat. Hope to see you again in...More

Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Scheduled a fishing trip with them, got bait and rod and taken out a ways to fish. The crew work for times 15/20 percent of booking . They will bait your hook and help reel it in . They measure for legal reasons, but if...More

Thank Tartutic
bbadventures32, Owner at Back Bay Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2016

Thank you for your review and we are glad to hear you had a good time fishing and jet skiing!

Reviewed 8 August 2016

My wife put together a private charter to celebrate my 50th birthday. We had about 20 people on the trip. The day was perfect! Almost everyone caught some fish. My daughter put together an excellent mix tape for some music. Got to see OC from...More

Thank bmhoop
bbadventures32, Owner at Back Bay Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2016

We really appreciate your private charter review and are glad that you had a wonderful day. We hope it was a fun surprise and that you and your family visit us again soon!

Reviewed 27 July 2016

Went out on our "three hour tour" with the family last Labor Day weekend at Back Bay Adventures. I didn't really want to go cause I don't like to fish, but the family talked me into going and I am SO h appy I did!...More

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Thank Rita Jim G
bbadventures32, Owner at Back Bay Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2016

Thank you for your review of the Calico Jack and we are please to hear you enjoyed your trip. The crew does a great job making sur everyone is having a good time and we would love to have you and your family back again!

Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

This was a cheap trip for a 2 1/2 hour trip. We didn't catch anything but the highlight of our trip was that we seen multiple dauphins swiming in the bay.

Thank PaCountryGirl00
bbadventures32, Owner at Back Bay Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2016

Thank you for your review and we are pleased to hear that you had the opportunity to view dolphins. Unfortunately there is no guarantee in fishing, but hopefully you will try fishing with us again!

Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

You couldn't ask for a better, small, family run business! The boat was cleaner than any fishing boat I have ever been on and the crew was amazing. Don't bother looking anywhere else for a charter, book your trip with Back Bay Adventures, you won't...More

Thank Tina C
bbadventures32, Owner at Back Bay Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2016

Thank you so much for your review! It makes is very pleased to hear these great comments about our staff and business, because customer service, being family oriented, and cleanliness are some of the things we strive to excel in. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 30 June 2016

Very friendly, easy to reserve and awesome staff. The price is just right when you can't afford that big charter boat. Would recommend to everyone

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Thank Kathy Y
bbadventures32, Owner at Back Bay Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2016

We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your time on the Calico Jack and that the check in process was easy. Thank you for your review and come back and fish with us again soon!

Reviewed 19 June 2016

Awesome time with the family! My husband and twin boys loved the jet skis in late afternoon. Great location and service was great too. Definite repeat for summer's trip.

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Thank Tammy W
bbadventures32, Owner at Back Bay Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a great review and we are glad you could spend the day with us fishing and jet skiing!

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Tina I
Do you have to book this ahead of time or can you just show up?
11 July 2016|
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Response from bbadventures32 | Property representative |
To ensure you can get a spot we do recommend reservations. Tickets go on sale a week in advance online, over the phone, or in person at our back bay adventures store on 32nd street bayside. As long as you book a day or two... More
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Tina I
do you need licences to go fishing
10 July 2016|
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Response from bbadventures32 | Property representative |
The boat has a license and that covers everyone fishing on the boat. You do not need a license. Thanks.
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Lorenzo M
How much for the hour?
13 August 2015|
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Response from bbadventures32 | Property representative |
Hi! 3 hour Fishing: $28/adult and we have a $5off coupon, $18k kids 12 and under, $5 rod rental, free bait and tackle. 1 hour Jet skis: $75 anytime with our $20 off coupon and $65 at 8 am or 6pm with our $30 off... More
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