Andy Wayson

Meet Captain Andy Wayson

Get To Know A Chesapeake Bay Fishing Guide, Captain Andy Wayson, and Hop Aboard His Boat

About Captain Andy

Outta Line Charters has been a premier Chesapeake Bay fishing charter owned and operated by Captain Andy Wayson who's been fishing for over 40 years, Wayson is a highly experienced fisherman who has fished in the Chesapeake Bay for decades. He brings decades of experience to his charters, as well as an intimate knowledge of the best spots in the bay for fishing. 

In addition to running Outta Line Charters, Captain Wayson has also worked as a fisheries regulator at the prestigious White Marlin Open Tournament for 7 years. His expertise and expansive knowledge of the local waters make him one of Maryland's most sought-after guides and captains. He prides himself on providing clients with top-notch service during their trips and strives to ensure that everyone leaves with an unforgettable experience. Prior to becoming a full time fishing charter captain Andy served as a police officer in the Baltimore area for over twenty years.


Inshore Fishing

His inshore fishing trips offer the best of the Chesapeake Bay and Choptank River fishing. Using advanced trolling, jigging, bottom fishing, drift fishing, and light tackle spinning techniques he ensures a successful outing for any skill level. Enjoy a boat tour to explore areas with an abundance of fish in their natural surroundings. Don't miss out on the opportunity to get out on the water with Captain Andy!

Most Suitable Guests:

Captain Andy welcomes anglers of all skill levels, from experts to beginners. It’s fun to take children fishing, and you'll see their faces light up as they snag that first-ever catch! 

Fish Species You Can Expect:

Famous for Cobia and Striped Bass fishing, Captain Andy offers boat tours on the Choptank River that promise a wide variety of species to catch. Whether you’re after Black Drum, White Perch, Redfish, Spanish Mackerel, or Spotted Seatrout, there is something for everyone.

The Boat:

Captain Andy’s 32-foot Manning boat, powered by a 315 HP Yanmar Diesel engine and equipped with all the latest fishing gear, can get you to your sport fisher's paradise in no time. This boat has a GPS, fish finder, Live bait well, and ice box for safe fishing trips on the water. Captain Andy will do his best to make your fishing experience a pleasant one!

Book your Chesapeake Bay fishing guide right and enjoy a luxurious outdoor experience with the chance to catch your ultimate catch. 

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Expertise & Attributes

42 Years of Experience

fishing Attributes

Master Guide
Saltwater Fishing
Freshwater Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing
Drift Fishing
Good with New Anglers
Good with Families
Good with Kids

Gear & Equipment

Available Fishing Gear

Live Bait

Good to Knows

Trip Inclusions:

  • Quality Fishing Equipment (Rods, Reels & Tackle)
  • Lures and Bait
  • Fishing Licenses
  • First Mate


What to bring:

  • Snacks and Drinks
  • Wear Weather-Appropriate Clothing
  • Sun Protection (Sunscreen, Polarized Sunglasses & Hats)


DEPOSIT: A deposit is required for all bookings and will be applied at checkout.


BALANCE: The remaining balance is due on the trip date as either Credit or Cash.


GUEST CANCELLATION: In the event that you must cancel your booking, you must do so 14 days prior to your trip date to receive a refund on your deposit. Rescheduling is encouraged and dependent on guide availability.


GUIDE CANCELLATION: In the rare event that your guide must cancel due to inclement weather, health, or equipment issues, you will have the option to reschedule your charter for a later date or receive a refund on your deposit.


TIPPING: Tips to your guide are greatly appreciated for your quality trip.