Download Excel File List of State Parks of Maryland | United States


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This List of Maryland state parks contains the state parks of the U.S. state of Maryland as listed in the 2013 Acreage Report. Generally, the Maryland Park Service, under the authority of the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR), is the governing body for these parks, although some have been turned over to local authorities.
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SNo,Park Name,County or Counties,Area,Date Established,Remarks1,Assateague State Park,Worcester,855 acres (346ha),,"Barrier island on the Atlantic Ocean; features swimming, beachcombing, sunbathing, surfing and fishing."2,Big Run State Park,Garrett,300 acres (120ha),,"Features campsites, fishing, flat water canoeing, hiking trail, historic interest, picnic facilities, and shelters."3,Bill Burton Fishing Pier State Park,"Dorchester, Talbot",26 acres (11ha),,"Fishing, hiking, cycling"4,Calvert Cliffs State Park,Calvert,"1,311 acres (531ha)",,"Located on the Chesapeake Bay; features fishing, hiking trails, historic interest, hunting, picnicking, youth group camping, playground, shelters."5,Casselman River Bridge State Park,Garrett,4 acres (1.6ha),,Home of the Casselman River Bridge; popular fishing location6,Chapel Point State Park,Charles,821 acres (332ha),,"Located on the Port Tobacco River; largely undeveloped, but features fishing and hunting"7,Chapman State Park,Charles,829 acres (335ha),1998,Home of Mount Aventine8,Cunningham Falls State Park,Frederick,"5,942 acres (2,405ha)",1954,"Includes the Catoctin Furnace; features boating, fishing, swimming, playground, trails, hunting, and picnicking."9,Dans Mountain State Park,Allegany,482 acres (195ha),,"Features refreshments, fishing, hiking, historic interest, picnic areas, playground, pavilions, and an Olympic size swimming pool and a waterslide."10,Deep Creek Lake State Park,Garrett,"1,818 acres (736ha)",,"Includes Maryland's largest man-made lake and features boating, camping, fishing, hunting, and hiking trails."11,Elk Neck State Park,Cecil,"2,191 acres (887ha)",,"Includes the Turkey Point Light and features boat launch, cabins, campfire programs, campsites, campstore, dump station, food & beverage, fishing, flatwater canoeing, hiking trails, historic interest, hook-ups, hunting, picnicking, playground, shelters, swimming, and a visitor center."12,Fort Frederick State Park,Washington,585 acres (237ha),1922,"Maryland's first state park; features America's premier stone fortification from the French and Indian War, boat launch, cross country skiing, camp sites, camp store, food and beverage, fishing, flat water canoeing, hiking trail, historic interest, picnic, playground, shelters, and visitor's center."13,Fort Tonoloway State Park,Washington,26 acres (11ha),,Undeveloped14,Franklin Point State Park,Anne Arundel,477 acres (193ha),,Undeveloped15,Gambrill State Park,Frederick,"1,165 acres (471ha)",1934,"Features picnicking, shelters, hiking and nature trails, and camping."16,Gathland State Park,"Frederick, Washington",140 acres (57ha),1949,"Features the mountain home of George Alfred Townsend, hiking trail, picnicking, and visitors center; includes part of Maryland's section of the Appalachian Trail."17,Greenbrier State Park,"Frederick, Washington","1,388 acres (562ha)",1967,"Features camping, boat launch, boat rental, camp store, flat water canoeing, hiking trails, picnic area, and playground; includes part of Maryland's section of the Appalachian Trail."18,Greenwell State Park,St. Mary's,596 acres (241ha),1971,"Located on the Patuxent River; includes the historic home Rosedale Manor House and features hiking/equestrian/cycling, fishing, picnicking, hunting, swimming, and canoeing and kayaking."19,Gunpowder Falls State Park,"Baltimore, Harford","14,774 acres (5,979ha)",,"Located along the stream valleys of the Big and Little Gunpowder Falls and the Gunpowder River; features biking trails, boat launch, boat rentals, cross-country skiing, interpretive programs, food and beverages, fishing, flatwater canoeing, hiking trails, historic interest, hunting, picnicking, playgrounds, equestrian trails, picnic shelters, swimming, whitewater canoeing, boardsailing lessons and equipment rental."20,Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad State Park,Dorchester,17 acres (6.9ha),2007,Opening in 201521,Hart-Miller Island State Park,Baltimore,244 acres (99ha),,"Located in the Chesapeake Bay near the mouth of Middle River; accessible only by boat and features a 3,000-foot (910m) sandy beach."22,Herrington Manor State Park,Garrett,365 acres (148ha),1964,"Features swimming, boating in rowboats, canoes and paddle boats, picnicking, hiking, tennis, volleyball and 20 furnished log cabins."23,Janes Island State Park,Somerset,"3,159 acres (1,278ha)",,"Located in the Chesapeake Bay; features boat launch, canoe/kayak rental, cabins, camp fire programs, camp sites, camp store, dump station, fishing and crabbing, flat water canoeing and kayaking, historic interest, electric hook ups, hunting, picnicking, playground, shelters, swimming (accessible by boat only), visitor's center, and conference center."24,Jonas Green State Park,Anne Arundel,6 acres (2.4ha),,Leased to Anne Arundel County25,Love Point State Park,Queen Anne's,76 acres (31ha),,Undeveloped26,Martinak State Park,Caroline,105 acres (42ha),1961,"Located on the Choptank River and Watts Creek; features fishing, campsites, boating access, hiking trails, playground, shelters and a nature center."27,Matapeake State Park,Queen Anne's,29 acres (12ha),,Located near the Chesapeake Bay Bridge; leased by Queen Anne's County and features a public beach.28,Matthew Henson State Park,Montgomery,100 acres (40ha),1989,Greenway for hiking and biking29,New Germany State Park,Garrett,455 acres (184ha),,"Features boat launch, boat rental, cabins, cross country skiing, camp fire programs, camp sites, snack bar, dump station, fishing, flat water canoeing, hiking trail, historic interest, picnic table & grills, shelters, swimming, and nature center."30,Newtowne Neck State Park,St. Mary's,791 acres (320ha),2009,Beach activities (closed in 2013 pending exploration for military ordnance).31,North Point State Park,Baltimore,"1,337 acres (541ha)",1987,"Located along the Chesapeake Bay; former site of the Bay Shore Amusement Park and features hiking and biking trails, tidal fishing, flatwater paddling, birding, historic interests, picnicking and a visitor center."32,Palmer State Park,Harford,555 acres (225ha),1965,"Undeveloped: open for hiking, fishing and canoeing."33,Patapsco Valley State Park,"Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, Howard","14,286 acres (5,781ha)",1907,"Located along the Patapsco River; features hiking, fishing, camping, canoeing, horseback and mountain bike trails, and picnicking"34,Patuxent River State Park,"Howard, Montgomery","6,703 acres (2,713ha)",,"Located along the upper reaches of the Patuxent River; features hunting, fishing, hiking and horseback riding."35,Pocomoke River State Park,Worcester,916 acres (371ha),,"Located along the Pocomoke River features biking trails, boat launch, boat rental, camp fire programs, camp sites, camp store, dump station, food & beverage, fishing, flat water canoeing, hiking trails, electrical hook ups, picnic areas, playgrounds, picnic shelters, swimming pool, and a visitor center."36,Point Lookout State Park,St. Mary's,"1,070 acres (430ha)",,"Features boat launch, boat rental, camp fire programs, camp sites, cabins, camp store, dump station, fishing, flat water canoeing, hiking trails, hunting, historic interest, hook ups, pet trail, picnic area, playground, swimming, Civil War Museum/Marshland Nature Center and pavilion."37,Purse State Park,Charles,149 acres (60ha),,"Located on the Potomac River on Wades Bay; features hunting, fishing, bird watching, fossil hunting."38,Rocks State Park,Harford,"1,060 acres (430ha)",1951,"Features fishing, hiking, picnicking, canoeing and tubing, as well as bow hunting, rock climbing and repelling."39,Rocky Gap State Park,Allegany,"3,119 acres (1,262ha)",,"Features boating, camping, fishing, and hiking."40,Rosaryville State Park,Prince George's,"1,039 acres (420ha)",,"Includes the restored Mount Airy Mansion and features trails for hiking, biking and equestrians."41,Sandy Point State Park,Anne Arundel,786 acres (318ha),1952,"Located near the Chesapeake Bay Bridge; features swimming, fishing, crabbing, boating and windsurfing."42,Seneca Creek State Park,Montgomery,"6,283 acres (2,543ha)",,"Includes the historic Black Rock Mill and Seneca Schoolhouse; features boating and fishing, picnicking, and a disc golf course."43,Smallwood State Park,Charles,629 acres (255ha),1958,"Located at Sweden Point on the Mattawoman Creek; includes restored plantation home, Smallwood's Retreat, of General William Smallwood, and features a marina, boat launching ramps, a picnic area, camping area, pavilions, a recycled tire playground and nature trails."44,South Mountain State Park,"Frederick, Washington","9,437 acres (3,819ha)",1984,Site of the Civil War Battle of South Mountain; includes part of Maryland's section of the Appalachian Trail.45,St. Clement's Island State Park,St. Mary's,62 acres (25ha),1962,Island located in the Potomac River that contains a memorial cross dedicated to the memory of the first Marylanders.46,St. Mary's River State Park,St. Mary's,"2,643 acres (1,070ha)",,"Consists of two sites; features boat launch, fishing, flat water canoeing, hiking, horseback, and mountain biking trails hunting, picnicking, boating--electric motor only."47,Susquehanna State Park,"Cecil, Harford","2,753 acres (1,114ha)",,"Located along the Susquehanna River; includes the Rock Run Historical area and features fishing, camping, picnic areas, boating, and hiking trails."48,Swallow Falls State Park,Garrett,257 acres (104ha),,"Located along the Youghiogheny River; features camping, hiking, picnic area, pavilion, playground, and nature programs."49,Tuckahoe State Park,"Caroline, Queen Anne's","3,465 acres (1,402ha)",,"Located along Tuckahoe Creek; features cabins, camping, hiking, biking and equestrian trails, flat water canoeing, hunting, picnicking, as well as a recycled tire playground for children."50,Washington Monument State Park,"Frederick, Washington",146 acres (59ha),1934,"Includes the 1827 monument to George Washington; features picnicking, playground, shelters, hiking and includes part of Maryland's section of the Appalachian Trail."51,Wills Mountain State Park,Allegany,357 acres (144ha),,Undeveloped52,Wye Oak State Park,Talbot,29 acres (12ha),1939,Once home to the tree that was once the largest and finest of its species in the United States; features picnic areas.,,,,,For other more formats kindly visit,,,,,,,,,,Original source :,,,,,