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POCOMOKE RIVER STATE PARK, MD

Status: Open year round.
Max reservation window: Sat Oct 24 2015

Site, Loop:

179, SHAD LANDING MINI CABINS (HEATED / AIR-CONDITIONED)

Type:

Mini Cabins

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Check-in: 3:00 pm
  


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Check-out: 12:00 pm

Site Details:

  • Site Type: Mini Cabins
  • Site Reserve Type: Site-Specific
  • Checkin Time: 3:00 pm
  • Checkout Time: 12:00 pm
  • Type of Use: Overnight
  • Min Num of People: 1
  • Max Num of People: 4
  • Max Num of Vehicles: 2
  • Shade: Full
  • Num of Rooms: 1
  • Bed Type: Bunk,Twin/Double
  • Num of Bunk Beds: 1
  • Num of Double Beds: 1
  • Lighting: Electric
  • Porch: Open
  • Fire Pit: Y
  • Looking For Category: Cabin and Lodging
  • Picnic Table: Y
  • Ceiling Fans: Y

Alerts and Important Information

Area

Upcoming Renovation Projects:

Pocomoke River State Park is pleased to inform you that Shad Landing will be undergoing significant renovation projects starting July 2014 and running through June 2016. We will be constructing a new boat house, adding a splash pad at the pool, and remodeling 4 bathhouses. Additionally, we will be constructing new 6 person cabins at Milburn Landing and Shad Landing. During this process many Shad Landing campsites will be closed or available on a first come first served basis with limited services within the loop. We apologize for any inconvenience this causes but we are sure you will enjoy using our updated facilities once finished. If you have specific questions about available service please contact the park office at 410-632-2566.

No Pets Allowed.

POOL (Shad Landing):

Entrance fee is $4 per person for campers; $6 per person for day-use; and $3 per person youth group with pool reservation.

The pool operators from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Reduced hours during off-peak times in early June and late August.

Pool operates Wednesday through Monday (closed Tuesday) mid-June through mid-August, Contact Park for pool hours: 410-632-2566, Ext. 109.

QUIET HOURS:
Quiet time will be maintained in the campground area from 10:00 pm to 7:00 am.

GOLDEN AGE PASS:
Persons 62 years of age and older with Maryland Park Service Golden Age Pass are entitled to half-price camping, Sunday - Thursday, excluding Holidays. Display of Golden Age Pass will be required upon check-in. Additional service charges will be applied if unable to provide proof of valid pass. Golden Age Pass holder must be an occupant on the site for the entire reservation. Golden Age Pass requires a $10 fee. Information available at: http://dnr2.maryland.gov/publiclands/Pages/goldenage.aspx

DAMAGE TO STATE PROPERTY:
All registered campers will be held responsible for any damage to state property that occurs during the time of your stay. Damage includes destruction and defacement resulting from both willful actions (vandalism) and the misuse or overuse of facilities. Damage charges will be assessed accordingly to the degree of damage. Do not tie or stake hammocks to trees.

ALCOHOL POLICY:
The consumption or possession of an open container of an alcoholic beverage will be prohibited in the park with the exception of interior areas of motorhomes. Additional Alcohol Policy Information can be found at:
http://dnr2.maryland.gov/Publiclands/Pages/alcoholfaq.aspx

MINI CABIN AMENITIES:
One room cabin sleeps four persons with one double bed and one bunk bed. Cabins for persons with disabilities have two bunk beds. Cabin has electricity, light, ceiling fan, air conditioning. Indoor table & chairs. Open air porch and porch swing. All cooking must be done outdoors. No Linens are provided. Occupants share water spigots and a centrally located bathhouse with other campers.

MINI CABIN OCCUPANCY:
Cabins sleep 4 comfortably. At least one person must be 18 years or older in each cabin. No more than 6 persons may stay in a single cabin.

EQUIPMENT:
No tents or campers are permitted at the Cabin sites. Screen rooms are allowed and must be set up on the camp pad. A maximum of two vehicles is permitted. Overflow parking is available outside the camp loop. Vehicles must be parked on the site driveway.

CAMPING PERMITS:
Camping permits may be revoked and campers may be evicted for violation of park rules and regulations.

CAMPER REGISTRATION:
Shad Landing campers must register at the Camp Store between the hours of 3:00 pm and before 9:30 pm. All equipment must be set up by 10:00 pm. Park Gates close at 10:00p.m. No unregistered guest or unregistered camper will be permitted in the campground after 10:00 pm; you will not be permitted to check in until the following morning beginning at 8:00 am. Self-registration is in effect when the Camp Store is closed. The self-registration kiosk is located at the entrance to the camp store.

CANCELLATIONS:
For same day arrival cancellations, please call the Park at 410-632-3764, Ext. 108; or call Duty Ranger at 443-614-2894.

PRICING:
All prices are subject to change without notice and reservation fees, as well as cancellation fees are non-refundable.

FIREWOOD RESTRICTION:
Due to the threat of the Emerald Ash Borer, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources has prohibited bringing non-local firewood into all state parks. Please do not bring firewood with you when visiting a DNR property. Firewood may be collected or purchased at the park.

CABIN LOCK COMBINATIONS:
Cabin reservations with an arrival date before Memorial Day weekend and after Labor Day weekend, contact the Call Center at 1-888-432-2267 or the Park Camp Store at 410-632-3764, Ext. 108 prior to arrival to receive cabin & gate combinations.

PARK EMERGENCIES:
After office hours, Contact PARK WATCH: 1-800-825-PARK (7275), or, 1-410-260-8888.

PET POLICY:

  • Milburn Landing - Pets allowed in all areas.
  • Shad Landing - Pets allowed in Marina day-use area, including the boat ramp area to board vessels.
  • Pets allowed only in Acorn Trail Area camping loop and not left unattended.
  • Pets NOT permitted in Blue Heron, Robins Nest, Fox Den, Deer Run, and Waters Edge camp loops.
  • Pets allowed in all day-use areas after Labor Day to Memorial Day weekend.
  • Pets NOT permitted at Shad Landing Camper Cabins.
  • Additional Pet Policy Information can be found at:
    http://dnr2.maryland.gov/Publiclands/Pages/pets.aspx

    MINIMUM STAY:
    There is a two night minimum stay (Friday/Saturday) and a three night minimum holiday weekend stay (Friday/Saturday/Sunday) from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day.

    Site

    CENTRAL RESTROOMS OUTSIDE, CEILING FAN, HEAT, AIR CONDITIONING, OVERHEAD LIGHT, 2 ELECTRICAL OUTLETS, 1 ROOM, INDOOR TABLE AND CHAIRS, OPEN AIR PORCH/DECK, PORCH SWING, PICNIC TABLE, FIRERING WITH GRILL. 1 DOUBLE BED, 1 BUNK BED.

    Notes

    Area

    LOCATION:
    There are two distinct areas. It is a 25-minute drive between the two areas of Pocomoke River State Park.

    Milburn Landing on the north side of the Pocomoke River on Route 364.

    Shad Landing on the south side of the river off Route 113.

    FISHING:
    A Chesapeake Bay Sport Fishing License is required to fish the Pocomoke River and its tributaries. A Non-Tidal License is required to fish at the Shad Landing Pond.

    SHAD LANDING CAMP STORE:
    The camp store is open daily May thru September. Weekends only April, October, and November. Provides Ice Cream, Drinks. Deli service, Hot Pizza, Souvenirs, Firewood, Camping Supplies and limited groceries.

    CHECK-OUT TIME:
    Check-out time is 12 Noon.

    NEARBY SERVICES:
    Services are available in Snow Hill (3 miles), and Pocomoke City (8 miles).

    GENERATORS:
    Generators are permitted, but their use must conform to established quiet hours and noise restrictions.

    MARINA SERVICES:

    Shad Landing marina has 23 boat slips with water and electric hookups, launching ramp, lighted dock area, transient pier, and fuel. Canoes, kayaks, and motorboats may be rented in season.

    Milburn Landing has a public boat ramp.

    MD PERMITS:
    Required Permits for Fishing, and Hunting are available on line at https://compass.dnr.maryland.gov/dnrcompassportal. Permits are also available at the Salisbury Regional DNR Service Center 1-866-812-1678 or at your local sporting goods store.

    HUNTING:
    Hunting is allowed in the public lands adjacent to Pocomoke River State Park. No Hunting is allowed within the State Park.

    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
    ** Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the campground.