BUS RESERVATION INFORMATION:
Swimming available at South Beach. A portion of South Beach is protected with Lifeguards from Memorial Day to Labor Day, 11:00 am to 6:00 pm weekdays and 10:00 am to 6:00 pm weekends and holidays, weather permitting. Swimming is permitted when lifeguards are not on duty but is at your own risk. Swimming is allowed only within the roped swimming areas.
SPECIFIC YOUTH GROUP INFORMATION
A Youth Group must consist of a ratio of 1 adult (age 18 and older) per 5 children for non-water related activities. For water activities the 1-adult per 5-children ratio is strictly enforced.
Youth Groups must present valid Youth Group Pass upon arrival at park, copy will not be accepted. Youth Group Pass number must be documented within reservation.
Group leaders are responsible for the actions of their group and required to follow park rules and regulations posted on bulletin boards throughout the park. If group fails to comply, you will be asked to leave the park. No refunds will be given and future reservations may be cancelled.
DAY-USE SERVICE CHARGES
Bus reservation service charges are non-refundable.
Admitted Free: Children buckled in safety seats; 62 or older with MD Golden Age Pass (Golden Age Pass requires a $10 fee). Information available at: http://dnr2.maryland.gov/publiclands/Pages/goldenage.aspx; and, persons with MD Universal Disability Pass are admitted free.
Validated Youth Groups and Non-Profit Organizations should call the park (410.974.2149) for day-use service charge pricing information prior to visiting the park.
With valid Youth Group Pass admittance is free up to 50 people. Any number over 50 is charged $3 per person, Monday-Friday. Youth Group Pass is not valid on weekends and holidays.
Weekends and Holidays January 1st to March 31st -- $3.00 per vehicle April 1st to October 31st -- $5.00 per person November 1st to December 31st -- $3.00 per vehicle Weekdays January 1st to April 30th-- $3.00 per vehicle May 1st to September 30th -- $4.00 per person October 1st to December 31st -- $3.00 per vehicle Add $2.00 for Out-of-State residents. After-hours access for boating/fishing: $3.00/vehicle
For park emergencies after office hours, contact Park Watch at 1-800-825-7275 or 410-260-8888.
ALCOHOL POLICY INFO:
Additional Alcohol Policy Information can be found at:
The park will contact you regarding your reservation to obtain additional specific information. Please make sure you have provided a current email address, or contact phone number if email is not available.
Maryland State Parks are TRASH Free. All trash generated by your group must be taken out by your group. Please bring large trash bags to accommodate your group's trash. Park personnel will not remove your trash.
Prices are subject to change without notice and reservation fees, as well as cancellation fees are non-refundable.
Pets are NOT permitted.
Additional Pet Policy Information can be found at: