Regional Information

– Southern Maryland State Parks, Forests, and WMAs :
– Western Maryland Parks and Forests :
– Maryland Department of Natural Resources Calendar :

Parks and Natural Areas by County

Anne Arundel County

Anne Arundel Co. Recreation & Parks
City of Annapolis: Recreation & Parks Dept.
Phone: 410-263-7959

Helen Avalynne Tawes Garden
580 Taylor Avenue
Annapolis, MD
Phone: 410-260-8189
web: Helen Avalynne Tawes Garden

Jonas Green State Park
Before crossing over the U.S. Naval Academy Bridge, turn left onto Baltimore Annapolis Boulevard (route 648). Take the first right onto a road that leads under the bridge.
Annapolis, MD

Jug Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
1361 Wrighton Road
Lothian, MD
Phone: 410-741-9330
web: Jug Bay Wildlife Sanctuary

Patapsco Valley State Park
8020 Baltimore National Pike
Ellicott City, MD
Phone: 410-461-5005
web: Patapsco Valley State Park

Sandy Point State Park
1100 East College Parkway
Annapolis, MD
Phone: 410-974-2149
web: Sandy Point State Park

Calvert County

Calvert County Parks and Recreation Division
Phone: 410-535-5327
Parks and Recreation Calendar

Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
2880 Grays Rd
Prince Frederick, MD
Phone: 410-535-5327
web: Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
Nature Conservancy Info

Calvert Cliffs State Park
9500 H. G. Truman Parkway
Lusby, MD
Phone: 301-872-5688
web: Calvert Cliffs State Park

Flag Pond Nature Park
Phone: 410-586-1477
web: Flag Pond Nature Park

Kings Landing County Park
Huntingtown, MD
Phone: 410-535-2661
web: Kings Landing County Park

Hellen Creek Hemlock Preserve
Phone: 301-897-8570
web: Hellen Creek Hemlock Preserve Website

Charles County

Charles County Parks & Grounds Division
Phone: 301-932-3470
Charles County Park Facilities
Parks and Recreation Calendar

Nanjemoy Creek Preserve
Phone: 301-897-8570
web: Nanjemoy Creek Website

Chapel Point State Park
Located on Port Tobacco River
Phone: 301-743-7613
web: Chapel Point State Park Website

Purse State Park
Located on the Potomac River on Wades Bay
Phone: 301-743-7613
web: Purse State Park Website

Smallwood State Park
Phone: 30-743-7336
web: Smallwood State Park Website

Prince George’s County

City of Cheverly Parks Dept.
City of New Carrollton Parks Dept.

Prince George’s County Dept. of Parks & Recreation
Parks and Recreation Calendar

Bowen Wildlife Management Area
Bowen WMA is accessible only by boat.
Phone: 301-743-5161
web: Bowen WMA Website

Merkle Wildlife Sanctuary
11704 Fenno Road
Upper Marlboro, MD
Phone: 301-888-1410
web: Merkle Wildlife Sanctuary Website

Rosaryville State Park
Location of the historic Mount Airy Mansion
Phone: 301-888-1410
Rosaryville State Park Website

Fort Washington National Park
13551 Fort Washington Road
Fort Washington, MD 20744
Phone: 301-763-4600
web: Fort Washington National Park

Greenbelt National Park
6565 Greenbelt Road
Greenbelt, MD 20770 – 3207
Phone: 301-344-3948
web: Greenbelt National Park

St. Mary’s County

St. Mary’s County Recreation and Parks
23150 Leonard Hall Dr.
Leonardtown, MD 20650
Phone: 301-475-4200
St. Mary’s County Park Facilities
Parks and Recreation Special Events

Greenwell State Park
25420 Rosedale Manor Lane
Hollywood MD 20636
Phone: 301-373-2320 or 301-872-5688
web: Greenwell State Park Website

Point Lookout State Park
11175 Point Lookout Road
Scotland, MD 20687
Phone: 301-872-5688
web: Point Lookout State Park Website

St. Clement’s Island State Park
Phone: 301-769-2222
web: St. Clement’s Island State Park Website

St. Mary’s River State Park
Phone: 301-872-5688
web: St. Mary’s River State Park Website