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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.
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 2015. We will be constructing a new boat house, adding a splash pad at the pool, and remodeling 4 bathhouses. Starting in September 2014, 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.
POCOMOKE RIVER STATE PARK, MD
Status: Open year round.
Max reservation window: Wed Aug 26 2015
Tucked away on Maryland's lower eastern shore, this park is well known for cypress swamps that border the Pocomoke River. The river originates in the Great Cypress Swamp in Delaware and flows southwesterly 45 miles to the Chesapeake Bay. The park features hiking, biking, boating and fishing opportunities. There are two distinct areas: Millburn Landing, on the north side of the Pocomoke River on Route 364, and Shad Landing, on the south side of the river off Route 113. It is a 25-minute drive between the two areas of Pocomoke River State Park.This popular park also offers camping, camper cabins, boat launch, boat rentals, flat water canoeing, picnic areas, playgrounds, picnic shelters, and a swimming pool.
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Alerts and Important Information
Additional Pet Policy Information can be found at:
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. Permits may be issued upon request by the Park Manager for special events operating under a use agreement.
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:
HOW TO GET TO POCOMOKE RIVER STATE PARK:
Getting There:GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
From Salisbury bypass take Snow Hill Rd (Route 12) south 19 miles to traffic light in Snow Hill. Turn right onto Market Street (Business 113) and follow out of town. Road will merge with Route 113. Shad Landing is approximately 1 mile past merge on the right.
Mailing Address:POCOMOKE RIVER STATE PARK
3461 WORCESTER HIGHWAY
SNOW HILL MD 21863
Phone Number:Information: 4106322566