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ELK NECK STATE PARK, MD

Status: Open year round.
Max reservation window: Wed Sep 30 2015

Site, Loop:

2, SHELTERS

Type:

Shelters

Amenities:

Electric Hookup
Please enter arrival date


Check-in: 9:00 am
  


Days
  
Departure date:
 
Check-out: N/A

Site Details:

  • Site Type: Shelters
  • Site Reserve Type: Site-Specific
  • Checkin Time: 9:00 am
  • Type of Use: Day
  • Electricity Hookup: 15
  • Min Num of People: 1
  • Max Num of People: 125
  • Shade: Full
  • Shelter Size: Large
  • Lighting: Electric
  • Looking For Category: Day Use
  • Meeting Table: Y
  • Picnic Table: Y
  • Seating Capacity: 125

Alerts and Important Information

Area


Amplified Sound Permit
Shelter users interested in having amplified sound at their event must contact the park office during normal business hours (7 AM - 4 PM, Monday - Friday) prior to their event date in order to acquire an amplified sound permit.


Day Use Only:
Shelters are available from 9am until Sunset. Sunset times vary throughout the season. Please research your local listings for the sunset times on the date you plan on reserving the shelter.


FIREWOOD RESTRICTION:
Due to the potential threat of the Emerald Ash Borer, and other invasive beetles, the Maryland Dept. of Natural Resources has prohibited the importation of personal firewood into all DNR owned and managed properties. Please do not bring firewood with you when visiting a DNR Property/Park.


VISITOR SERVICE CHARGES:
Maryland tagged vehicles
Weekends and Holidays = $3 per person
Weekdays = $3 per vehicle

Out-of-state tagged vehicles
Weekends and Holidays = $5 per person
Weekdays = $5 per vehicle

Children in car seats are free

Senior Citizens 62 and older with MD Golden Age Pass are free. Golden Age Pass requires a $10 fee. Information available at: http://dnr2.maryland.gov/publiclands/Pages/goldenage.aspx


TRASH FREE:
All visitors must take their trash home with them when they leave.

Notes

Area

*ALCOHOL PERMIT:
Alcohol Permits will only be issued through 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.


WEB SITE USERS:
Individuals interested in purchasing an Alcohol Permit can ONLY make their Shelter reservations over the phone. Contact the Call Center at 1-888-432-2267, Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. to make your reservation.


GENERAL INFORMATION:
The Shelters are located on the North East River Area of the Park and share a restroom. Shelter 1 has a fireplace and electrical outlets, lights, and Barbecue Pit. Shelter 2 has electrical outlets, lights and a barbecue pit.


BUS FEES:
$10 per bus, as well as $3 per person for MD Residends and $5 per person for Out-of-State residents.


North East Beach Hours:
Elk Neck State Park's North East Beach area is open from 9am until Sunset.


FISHING:
Anyone over 16 needs a fishing license to fish in the park. A Non-tidal license allows visitors to fish in the pond located behind the park store. A Chesapeake Bay Sport Fishing license is required to fish in the Chesapeake Bay and it's Tributary Rivers, such as the Elk and North East Rivers which surround the park peninsula.
For more information, please visit: http://www.dnr.state.md.us/service/fishing_license.asp


SWIMMING INFORMATION:
The North East Beach area offers unguarded summer water fun. There is a bathhouse with changing rooms, toilet facilities, and cold water showers. The beach area also has numerous picnic tables and a recycled tire playground. All swimming is at your own risk.


PARK EMERGENCIES:
After Office Hours Please contact PARK WATCH: 1-800-825-PARK (7275) or 1-410-260-8888.


RESTROOM INFORMATION:
Shelter 1 is within walking distance of the restroom and Shelter 2 is 1/4 mile from the restroom.


PRICING:
Prices are subject to change without notice.

Legend

A : Available for online reservation (click to book arrival date)
L : Accepting Lottery Application (click to apply for the lottery)
C : Available for Call Center reservation
W : Available for Walk-up visitors (at facility, first-come-first-served)
R : Reserved
X : Not Available
Footnotes: (applicable only where specifically marked above)
** Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the campground.