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Parks Maryland Hampton - Oxon Cove

  Maryland Parks:  MD Index, Big - Gwynnbrook, Hampton - Oxon CovePatapsco - Wye  


  Hampton National Historic Site  National Park Service     NPS  e-mail

  410 823-1309 

  535 Hampton Lane

  Towson  MD 21286

    Hampton offers an exceptional opportunity to learn about an

    important part of American history, our aspirations, our values, and

     the moral choices we have struggled with through the years.

    The park preserves a vast estate from the 1700s.

  Harmony Hall           Park       NPS
e-mail  202 690-5185
c/o National Capital Parks East
  1900 Anacostia Dr, Washington DC
   Washington  MD     20020
  18th century Georgian country house on the Potomac

  Hart-Miller Island SP  State Park                            MD DNR
410 592-2897
c/o Gunpowder Falls SP
Kingsville   MD 21087
(244 acres. In Baltimore County waters of the Chesapeake Bay.)     Hart-Miller Island is located in the Chesapeake Bay near the  mouth of Middle River and is accessible only by boat. The western shore of the island offers safe mooring, wading
Last Update     9/7/2004

  Herrington Manor SP  State Park                   Maryland DNR
301 334-9180
222 Herrington Lane
  Oakland   MD 21550
Located within Garrett State Forest in Garrett County, Herrington Manor State Park's development began in the 1930's with the aid of the Civilian Conservation Corps. A 53-acre lake was formed by  damming Herrington Creek, and ten cabins were erected
Last Update    9/79/2004

  Huggs-Thomas WMA  Wildlife Management Area                  MD DNR
410 356-9272
c/o Gwynnbrook WO
Sykesville    MD
275 acres
Last Update     4 /1 /2004

  Idylwild WMA  Wildlife Management Area                MD DNR
410 376-3236
Federalsburg    MD
Last Update     3 /4 /2004

  IWW Delaware R To Chesapeake Bay C + D Canal         US Army Corps of Engineers      USACE



  Chesapeake City   MD 21915-1915

    Primarily a commercial navigation project, although the canal is

    also open to recreational boats, and public access is allowable

    along canal banks. There is a single boat launch facility

    maintained by the Corps, as well as six fishing piers

  Janes Island SP  State Park                 Maryland DNR
410 968-1565
26280 Alfred Lawson Drive
Crisfield   MD 21817
With two distinct areas, Janes Island State Park has a developed mainland section with cabins and camping areas, and a portion accessible only by boat. The original island inhabitants were Native Americans of the Annemessex Nation
  Last Update    9 /7/2004

  LeCompte WMA  Wildlife Management Area          MD DNR
410 376-3236
Steels Neck Road
Vienna    MD
Last Update     3 /4 /200

  Martin National Wildlife Refuge  Fish and Wildlife Service FWS


  410-228-2692 x118

  Smith Island

  Ewell  MD

    Martin National Wildlife Refuge includes the northern half of Smith

    Island, which lies 11 miles west of Crisfield, MD, and Watts Island, which is located between the eastern shore of Virginia and Tangier  Island.

  Martinak SP  State Park            Maryland DNR
410 820-1668
137 Deep Shore Road
Denton  MD 21629
George Martinak deeded this land of forests, fields and marsh to the state in 1961 for preservation as a recreational facility and a natural area for the enjoyment of all. Bordered by the Choptank River and Watts Creek
Last Update    9 /7/2004 

 Mckee-Beshers WMA  Wildlife Management Area             MD DNR
410 356-9272
River Rd
Montgomery County     MD
Last Update     3 /4 /2004

  MD State Forest & Park Service  State Agency       Maryland DNR
781 749-7160                      877 620-8DNR
Maryland DNR
580 Taylor Avenue
Annapolis  MD    21401
Last Update    4 /12/2004

  Merkle Wildlife Sanctuary  Wildlife Sanctuary                 MD DNR
301 888-1410
11704 Fenno Road
Upper Marlboro MD 20772
Merkle Wildlife Sanctuary is the only wildlife sanctuary operated by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. It is the wintering ground for several thousand Canada geese, the largest    concentration on the western shore of the Chesapeake Bay
Last Update     9/7 /2004

  Millington WMA  Wildlife Management Area       MD DNR
410 928-3650
Massey-Delaware Line Road
Massey         MD
Last Update     3 /4 /2004

  Monocacy River NRMA  Natural Resources Management Area        MD DNR
301 924-2127
c/o Seneca Creek SP
Gaithersburg  MD
1800 acres
Last Update     4 /1 /2004

  Monocacy NB  National Battlefield  NPS
e-mail  301 662-3515
4801 Urbana Pike
  Frederick   MD     21704
last attempt by Confederate forces to capture Washington

  Morgan Run NEA  Natural Environment Area                MD DNR
410 461-5055
off  Rt  97
c/o Patapsco Valley SP
Carroll County  MD    21043
1400 acres
Last Update     4 /2 /2004

  Myrtle Grove WMA  Wildlife Management Area              MD DNR
301 743-5161
MD 225
Charles County    MD
  1723 acres
Last Update    4 /28/2004

  National Marine Sanctuaries  Federal Agency       National Oceanic &  Atmospheric Administration
301 713-3125
1305 East-West highway, 11th Floor
Silver Spring   MD    20910
13 sites to preserve ocean environments
Last Update    3 /16/2004

  New Germany SP  State Park                  Maryland DNR
318 955-5453
349 Headquarters Lane
Grantsville   MD 21536
Popular for picnicking and camping, New Germany State Park lies within the boundaries of Savage River State Forest. The 13-acre  lake was formed when Poplar Lick Run was dammed for mill operation.
  Last Update    4 /21/2004

  North Point SP  State Park         MD DNR
410 477-0757
Route 20
Edgemere   MD    21087
c/o Gunpowder Falls SP 
Kingsville  MD 21087
North Point State Park is located on the shores of the Chesapeake Bay and is surrounded by beautiful and fascinating natural and historical resources. The Defenders Trail was used during the War of 1812 and passes through the park.
Last Update     4 /2 /2004

  Oregon Ridge Park, Beach & Conference Center  County Park                                Baltimore County  Dept R&P
410 887-1818
13401 Beaver Dam Road
Cockeysville  MD   21030
Notes  1000 acres, lodge, beach, nature center  1036 acres   Last Update  8 /2 /2006

Oxon Cove  Park & Oxon Hill Farm        National Park Service     NPS  e-mail

  Visitor Information  301-

  6411 Oxon Hill Road

  Oxon Hill  MD 20745

    The primary feature of Oxon Cove Park is Oxon Hill Farm which

    operates as an actual working farm, representative of the early

    20th century.  You can see a farm house, barns, a stable,

    feed building, livestock buildings and a visitor activity barn. It e



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