Construction Update – 05/29/15
Currently there is a Construction Renovation Project in progress at the Campground Bathhouse “B”, scheduled through June 25th. The entire building is being renovated and updated. All of B Camp Loop is open for the season. Campers may experience construction site activity and noise in the area Monday through Thursday. B Loop Campers will have use of the Men’s & Women’s sides of the Bathhouse on Friday through Sunday. Monday through Thursday they may use either the Bathhouse in “C” or “A” loops. Please plan your site selection reservation accordingly.
The Full Service Cabins are closed beginning September 8, 2015. There is a Renovation / Construction Project scheduled for the Fall/Winter Season to best meet needs of our visiting public and park scheduling. The project will end late spring of 2016. Please enjoy the 2015 Season and make your reservations now!
We apologize for any inconvenience the construction plans may cause our park patrons. If you have any questions, please call the park office at 410-968-0651, between 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Feel free to email the Park Manager at: DennisE.Smith@maryland.gov. Also, please continue to check this website for updates.
The unguarded beaches of Janes Island offer visitors the opportunity to swim in the waters of the Chesapeake, but only at their own risk. Swimming is only allowed on Tangier Sound Side Beaches of the Island and area is accessible only by boat. Must provide your own boat; or kayak/canoe rentals are available at the Park during peak season. No swimming from the mainland park shoreline.
PETS NOT ALLOWED IN CABIN OR IN CABIN AREA OF PARK.
10:00 AM. Customers will be charged an additional night service charge if the customer is not checked-out on time. Due to recent problems involving unnecessary damages to cabins and excessive cleaning needs, customers will be charged $25-$100 should unnecessary damage be found at check-out or the facility requires excessive cleaning.
Tents and camping units are not permitted on Full Service Cabin sites.
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.
For additional alcohol policy information, visit our web site at:
MINIMUM STAY: 2016: 7 night minimum stay, June 11 - August 27, 2016
There is a 7 night minimum stay from Saturday-Saturday JUNE 13 - AUG 29, 2015. You must reserve for a total of 7 nights. All other times a 2 night minimum stay. Holiday weekends (May 1 - September 30) will require a 3 night minimum stay.
2016: 7 night minimum stay, June 11 - August 27, 2016
Due to the potential threat of the Emerald Ash Borer, the Maryland Department Natural Resources has prohibited the importation of personal firewood into all DNR owned and managed properties. Please do not bring firewood with you from home when visiting a DNR property.
Insects may be a nuisance at certain times of the year. Gnats, biting flies, mosquitoes, and ticks may be a problem during the spring, summer and fall. The park is located in a forest environment which could result in a problem with wood roaches, crickets, and mice.
After office hours, Contact PARK WATCH: 1-800-825-PARK (7275), or DNR Communications at 1-410-260-8888.
Quiet time will be maintained in the campground from10:00 pm to 7:00 am.
Prices are subject to change without notice and reservation fees, as well as cancellation fees are non-refundable.
Cabins are open year round. Each cabin is located along the canal with three docks shared by the four cabins and the conference center. No mooring at docks. Beach area accessible by boat only.
MAXIMUM OF THREE VEHICLES PER SITE
FIRE IN FIRE RINGS ONLY
FIREWOOD AVAILABLE ON SITE