About Mallard Charters

The Mallard is a 45ft. O’Neill Jones Chesapeake Bay Deadrise owned and operated by Captain Troy Ruth, a 4th generation captain working the Chesapeake Bay starting at the age of  8 with his grandfather, Captain Hiram Ruth aboard the Ellen-R.  Captain Troy currently holds a 50 Ton Master License and the Mallard is a 6 passenger vessel, Captain Troy is also CPR and First Aid certified.

Mallard Charters offers fast and comfortable fishing. We are usually fishing withing a 30min run to the best fishing grounds.

SPRING TROPHY SEASON

Begins mid-April

SUMMER ROCKFISH SEASON

Begins in June

FALL ROCKFISH SEASON

Runs thru mid-December

Fishing the Mid-Chesapeake Bay

Bay Bridge

Kent Island

Eastern Bay

Chester River

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*Captain Troy and 2nd Mate Liam still catching nice size Fish!*