Calm Waters Perfect for Pontoons

Perfect time for pontoon when water is calm

The water is waiting! When the water is a calm as this and looks like glass, it’s time for a pontoon! Pontoons are great for these placid waters of the bay! Get a group of family members or friends or both and slide gently around and enjoy the scenery.

Jet Ski Used To Save During Dorian

Justin holding a GoPro while riding Seadoo Trixx

Although here in Ocean City, Maryland Hurricane Dorain left us relatively unscathed, the same can not be said for the Bahamas. Many thought the precautions they had made during past hurricanes and tropical storms would be sufficient, but unfortunately Hurricane Dorian was a slow moving Category 5. Dorian was the highest level hurricane to hit…

Weekend Still Looking Fantastic Despite Hurricane Dorian


Hurricane Dorian Impact Ocean City saw some heavier winds and larger surf from Hurricane Dorian, but overall Dorian did not make any lasting impact on the town of Ocean City. Visitors saw a…

Why Ocean City’s bayside beats the oceanfront (at least sometimes!)


Okay, this might sound a little controversial, but we think that Ocean City’s bayside is just as beautiful, fun and awe-inspiring as its oceanfront. The bay can be overlooked sometimes, especially when compared to a landmark as vast and as wonderful as the Atlantic Ocean, but we have proof that the bay is just as…

Top 5 kid-friendly activities in Ocean City, Maryland


Boating First of all, family members of all ages, from 1 to 100, will love being on the water in Ocean City. More adventurous types might try kayaking, while those who want to relax should opt to spend the day on the pontoon boat. For kids who get a little restless, we have a few…

Tips for visiting Ocean City in peak season

A look at the sunset in Ocean City from the beach

A summer vacation in Ocean City, Maryland is a time-honored tradition for thousands of families all over the mid-Atlantic. Who can blame them? Ocean City has miles of free beach, miles of fun Boardwalk and all kinds of entertainment up and down the peninsula, from mini golf to jet skis. A trip to OC is…

When is the best time to visit Ocean City, Maryland?


It’s a question we hear from people who are relatively new to Ocean City, Maryland — when is the absolute best time to visit?  Our little peninsula on the Eastern Shore is pretty great at all times of the year, so the best time to visit really depends on what you’re looking to get out…

Another winning year at Odyssea Watersports — literally!


We’re riding high this summer, and wanted to dedicate another quick post to thanking our friends, family and fans for making Odyssea the success that it is. First, we’re happy to report that we took home a record THREE awards in’s 2019 Best of Ocean City® contest. This was their competition’s biggest year, with…

Early morning boating: The best way to start the day

Boats are fun for all ages

Most people have a morning ritual when they’re on vacation in Ocean City. For some, it’s getting up early enough to enjoy the sunrise over the ocean while drinking a hot cup of coffee on the hotel balcony. For others, it’s a brisk walk or bike ride on the Boardwalk. Some will take their dog…