Launch Area Closed-August 16-17, 2014:

Smallwood State Park launch area will be closed on Saturday, August 16, 2014 and Sunday, August 17, 2014 for the Smallwood Triathlon until 6 p.m.


2014 Reservation/Transaction Fees:

In addition to the park facility use fee, there is a nightly reservation/transaction fee. Internet reservations, the per night fee is $4.56. Call Center, the per night fee is $4.61. Walk-In transactions at the park, the per night fee is $4.51. Reservation/Transaction Fees are Non-Refundable.


SMALLWOOD STATE PARK, MD

Photo: SMALLWOOD STATE PARK
Fishermen's paradise! Located on Mattawoman Creek, a tributary of the Potomac River, Smallwood State Park offers a unique mix of history and unsurpassed boating conveniences. This park was named after General William Smallwood, a Revolutionary War officer and fourth governor of Maryland...

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Description

Fishermen's paradise! Located on Mattawoman Creek, a tributary of the Potomac River, Smallwood State Park offers a unique mix of history and unsurpassed boating conveniences. This park was named after General William Smallwood, a Revolutionary War officer and fourth governor of Maryland. His plantation house, Smallwood's Retreat, has been restored and open to visitors. The 628-acre park offers a 50-boat slip marina, boat launching ramps, picnic and camping areas, pavilions, a recycled tire playground and nature trails.

Services & Amenities:

Within Facility
  • Amphitheater
  • Art & Museum
  • Biking
  • Boating
  • Campstore
  • Canoeing
  • Comfort Station
  • Dump Station
  • Firewood
  • Fishing
  • Handicap Access
  • Hiking
  • Historic Sites
  • Hot Showers
  • Interpretive Walks, Self
  • Parking
  • Picnic Tables
  • Playground
  • Ranger Station
  • Recreation Programs
  • Restrooms
  • Vending Machines
Alerts and Important Information

PET POLICY:
Smallwood State Park

  • Pets allowed in campground.
  • Pets NOT allowed in or around camper cabins and at youth group camping area.
  • Pets allowed in all day-use areas.
  • Additional Pet Policy Information can be found at:
    http://dnr2.maryland.gov/Publiclands/Pages/pets.aspx

    ALCOHOL POLICY:

    The consumption or possession of an open container of an alcoholic beverage will be prohibited in all state park areas with the exception of interior areas of full-service cabins and motorhomes.

    Alcohol permits will only be issued through a reservation for a designated shelter, or other approved facility. A $35 fee will be charged for each alcohol permit and must be obtained 1-day out prior to arrival. Permits may be revoked for cause by Park Manager, their designee or a Natural Resources Police Officer.

    Internet shelter reservations requiring an alcohol permit will need to contact the Call Center at 1-888-432-2267, Mon-Fri, 8 am - 8 pm to make your reservation.

    For additional alcohol policy information, visit our web site at:
    http://dnr2.maryland.gov/Publiclands/Pages/alcoholfaq.aspx

    Contact Information:

    Mailing Address:

    SMALLWOOD STATE PARK
    2750 SWEDEN POINT RD
    MARBURY  MD  20658

    Phone Number:

    Information:  3017437613