Saltwater Boat ramps in Calvert County Maryland

Boat Ramps &
Hand Launches

Calvert County, Maryland




Hallowing Point Boat Launching Ramp
6904 Hallowing Lane
Prince Frederick, MD 20678


GPS 38° 30'37.92" N    76° 39'52.62" W
( waters edge at ramp )

The Hallowing Point boat launching ramp along the Patuxent River offers; 2 single lanes, courtesy docks, parking for about 10-12 boat trailers & restrooms.

Jefferson Patterson Park Hand Launch
10515 Mackall Road
St Leonard, MD 20685


GPS 38° 23'23.08" N    76° 30'26.53" W
( launch area )

The Jefferson Patterson Park hand launch. Launching a canoe or kayak is free, but anyone using the canoe & kayak launch must first check in at the Visitor Center for the directions. More information call 410-586-8501

Lower Marlboro Pier Hand Launch
Closest intersection is;
   Lower Marlboro Lane & Lower Marlboro Road
   Owings, MD 20736
Go west on Lower Marlboro Road for 325' from above intersection, pier area is straight ahead.

GPS 38° 39'20.96" N    76° 40'59.64" W
( launch area )

Nan's Cove Hand Launch
Closest intersection is;
   Broomes Island Road & Wharf Road
   Broomes Island, MD 20615
Go south on Broomes Island Road for 550' from above intersection Nan's Cove will be on the right.

GPS 38° 25'28.41" N    76° 32'57.40" W
( launch area )

Located in a sheltered cove with direct access to the Patuxent River, a floating dock allows easy access for a kayak of canoe regardless of the tide height.
There are six parking spots adjacent to the pier, where you can fish or crab. ( All Maryland fishing regulations apply here )
No parking between 9 p.m. ~ 4 a.m.

Rod & Reel Boat Launching Ramps
4079 Gordon Stinnett Avenue
Chesapeake Beach, MD 20732

GPS 38° 41'28.32" N    76° 32'10.21" W
( waters edge at east ramps )

GPS 38° 41'28.28" N    76° 32'13.47" W
( waters edge at west ramps )

The Rod & Reel boat launching ramps. The east side has 4 ramps, the west side has 2 ramps, both sides have courtesy docks. The official site says 75 boat trailer parking spaces.
The Bayside Road ( route 261 ) bridge clearance is around 10'. Please double check before proceeding too quickly!

Solomons Island Boat Launching Ramp
14195 Solomons Island Road South
Solomons, MD 20688

Open 24 hours

GPS 38° 19'43.78" N    76° 28'05.04" W
( waters edge at ramp )

The Solomons Island boat launching ramp along the Patuxent River offers; 4 lanes, courtesy docks, parking for about 75 boat trailers & restrooms. A fishing pier is also at the same complex.


Useful Links

Maryland Saltwater Fishing RegulationsSafe Handling of Self Caught Seafood
Videos of Fishing KnotsSeafood Recipes

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