Maryland Recreation Areas

Looking for awesome outdoor recreation areas in Maryland? View Maryland parks and recreation areas below, listed in alphabetical order. Each listing has images, full description, map, directions, activities, phone number, and links to campgrounds and hiking trails within the recreation area.

Antietam National Battlefield, Maryland Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Ten miles south of I-70 on Maryland Route 65 Phone (301) 432-5124 Activities BIKING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Campground Reservations Maryland Campgrounds | Rohrbach Group Campground Hiking Trails Maryland Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Maryland Recreation Areas | Antietam National Battlefield Official Website | Antietam

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Baltimore National Heritage Area, Maryland Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The 18.2 square miles of the Baltimore National Heritage Area encompass the city’s oldest neighborhoods as well as the downtown and waterfront areas. Phone (410) 878-6411 Campground Reservations Maryland Campgrounds Hiking Trails Maryland Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Maryland Recreation Areas | Baltimore National Heritage Area Official Website |

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Baltimore-Washington Parkway, Maryland Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions This 29-mile highway connects Baltimore, MD and Washington, D.C Phone (301) 344-3948 Activities AUTO TOURING Campground Reservations Maryland Campgrounds Hiking Trails Maryland Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Maryland Recreation Areas | Baltimore-Washington Parkway Official Website | Baltimore-Washington Parkway Map This 29-mile highway connects Baltimore, MD and Washington, D.C. The

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Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail, Maryland Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions For an internet map search or GPS, use the following: Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, 1000 Colonial Parkway, Yorktown, Virginia 23690. Historic Jamestowne Visitor Center, 1368 Colonial Parkway, Jamestown, Virginia 23081. Phone (757) 898-3400 Activities BOATING, PADDLING Campground Reservations Maryland Campgrounds Hiking Trails Maryland Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Maryland

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Chesapeake Bay, Maryland Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The Chesapeake Bay main office is in the Eastport neighborhood of Annapolis. Use the Rowe Boulevard exit off of Route 50 to enter the city of Annapolis. Drive along Rowe Boulevard and turn slightly right toward Northwest Street. Turn slightly left onto Northwest Street. Turn right onto Church Circle

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Fort Foote Park, Maryland Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From the Beltway (I495/I95), take Exit 3, Indian Head Highway south (MD210/Indian Head Highway) and drive for approximately 3.5 miles to Old Fort Road. Turn right for 1 mile to Fort Foote Road S, turn left. Follow the winding road through the residential area to entrance sight on the

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Glen Echo Park, Maryland Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions By Car: Capital Beltway (I-495), Maryland outer loop exit 40 Cabin John Parkway to Clara Barton Parkway; Virginia inner loop exit 41 Clara Barton Parkway East; follow Clara Barton Parkway to MacArthur Boulevard and Glen Echo exit, left onto MacArthur Boulevard, straight across traffic circle at Goldsboro Road, next

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Greenbelt Park, Maryland Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Off I-95 South Take Exit 23 Route 201 Kenilworth Avenue South(toward Bladensburg). (this will be a left). Drive on Kenilworth Avenue (Route 201). Once crossing over I-95, you will see sign for Route 193 Greenbelt Road. Veer right to Take Route 193 East. Take a left on Greenbelt Road

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Harmony Hall, Maryland Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From the Capital Beltway (I495/95) take Exit 3 to MD 210 South/Indian Head Highway, travel approximately 4 miles to Fort Washington Road, turn right. At the traffic light, Livingston Road, turn right. The Harmony Hall Regional Center will be on your left. That is where you will need to

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Patuxent Research Refuge, Maryland Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions National Wildlife Visitor Center is located off of Powdermill Rd. between Route 197 and Baltimore/Washington Parkway near Laurel, Maryland. The North Tract is located off of Route 198 between Route 32 and Baltimore/Washington Parkway. Phone 301-497-5761 Activities AUTO TOURING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, VISITOR CENTER, WILDLIFE VIEWING Campground

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Piscataway Park, Maryland Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The National Colonial Farm: From the Capital Beltway (I495/95) from southbound take Exit 3, to MD210 South/Indian Head Highway. Travel approximately 9 miles, at the traffic light by B&J Carryout turn right on Livingston Road (please note that Livingston Road crosses MD210 several times) Drive one block and turn

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