Welcome to Tidewater Guide Service

Eastern Shore of Maryland's Hunting and Fishing at its finest

BOOK YOUR PARTY NOW to experience the best hunting and fishing the Eastern Shore of Maryland has to offer.
Full day and half day bookings available as well as multi-day trips.

Over 30 Years of Hunting and FIshing Guide Experience.

There are few things more thrilling than to see Canada geese fill the dawn sky against the backdrop of the Eastern Shore countryside or witness the sun rising over the Chesapeake Bay waters.

Goose / Ducks

Waterfowl Hunting

Tidewater Guide Service operates some of the most productive and diverse waterfowl hunting land on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. From vast corn and bean fields to scenic ponds, creeks and waterways, Tidewater Guide Service has the property availability and hunting knowledge to set you up for a wonderful, unique experience. 

Waterfowl hunting opportunity include Canada Geese, Mallards, Canvasbacks, Blue Bills, Black Ducks, Buffleheads, Goldeneyes and Wood Ducks.

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Deer Hunting

At Tidewater Guide Service, we pride ourselves on superior land management, careful scouting and close attention to pressure to give our hunters the best opportunities to get that trophy-size buck in their sights.  We offer ideal hunts for bow, rifle and muzzle loaders.

Rockfish / Blue Fish / Trout

Fishing Charters

Whether you fish for rockfish or bluefish, in the open Chesapeake Bay, or on its many rivers, there is so much more to your Tidewater and Dawn Marie Charters  fishing experience than just catching fish.  We provide all of the ingredients to make your day out on the water something memorable.

First-time or experienced anglers are sure to have a great time fishing with Tidewater Guide Service. 

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Tidewater Guide Service Owner & Guide

Lawrence "Rennie" Gay

Rennie Gay, owner of Tidewater Guide Services, is an Eastern Shore native with 40 years of experience in deer hunting, waterfowling, and working as a professional guide. During his career, Rennie earned top honors in local, regional and national sport and clay shooting competitions and is widely regarded as one of the top hunters on the Eastern Shore. Rennie is also a community leader who supports numerous conservation and non-profit organizations that work to sustain the local environment.

Scenes from some of our hunts

What clients say about tidewater guide service


Deer Hunting Maryland Eastern Shore Woods


"Hunting on Maryland's Eastern Shore is truly a one-of-a-kind experience. The landscape is beautiful and filled with wildlife. Tidewater Guide Service was able to provide great locations and the hunt was a success. "


"Hunting with Rennie and Tidewater Guide Service was an amazing hunt. I was able to bag my first buck in Maryland in no time. I would highly recommend Tidewater Guide Service to anyone who wants to hunt the Eastern Shore of Maryland."

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Group Hunting Waterfowl Eastern Shore Maryland


"I have been hunting with Rennie and Tidewater Guide Service for over 20 years. Each trip I book is a unique hunt. I always bring a group of guys with me and they specifically ask to hunt with Rennie and Tidewater Guide. I highly recommend."

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