Zahniser’s Yachting Center is the most comprehensive marine facility on the Chesapeake Bay. Located in the heart of historic Solomons Island, Zahniser’s blends the beauty of a pristine yacht club and the technical expertise of an award winning repair yard. Zahniser’s Yachting Center is proud to be a Maryland Clean Marina! As a participant in the Clean Marina Program, Zahniser’s strives to protect Maryland’s waters and its natural resources.




Whether you are seeking a convenient stopover while in transit, a relaxing getaway, or a permanent marina home, come to Zahniser’s and spend a day in charming Solomons Island. Centrally located in Back Creek, we can accommodate yachts (power and sail) up to 150 feet in length.




Patuxent River

Located in Calvert County is the Patuxent River. The the upper 12 miles of the river is a park comprised of 6,700 acres of natural areas and farmlands. Recreational use is primarily hunting, fishing, hiking and horseback riding.