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Elk Neck State Park

4395 Turkey Point Rd, North East, MD 21901-6201
+1 410-287-5333
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Fun Camping Spot

My family and I camp here once a year in the Wye loop. We tent camp. We love the camping spots... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Scarlett D
Relaxing place to go camping

We have been going there for 4 years now. We book our campsite a year in advance for Memorial Day... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Whippet011
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4395 Turkey Point Rd, North East, MD 21901-6201
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My family and I camp here once a year in the Wye loop. We tent camp. We love the camping spots. They are well equipped with a fire ring and picnic table. We also appreciate the bath house. Very clean! My kids enjoy the playground....More

Thank Scarlett D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been going there for 4 years now. We book our campsite a year in advance for Memorial Day weekend. If you are looking for a place to go camping I would recommend it. You are a short drive to town and some great...More

Thank Whippet011
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Drove an hour to re-visit the Lighthouse as it is a spectacular viewpoint. However, now there is a park Ranger who only allows 3 cars to wait in line for the very few parking spaces. Worse yet, you cannot just wait in line until a...More

Thank PATraveler135
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

It is a beautiful place to go and take a walk And see wild life..Lighthouse is town's Hidden secret... nice water view and place to have a picnic...clean and well maintained....

1  Thank Pam R
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We drove for 2 hours from Annapolis to finally see this park that gets pretty good reviews. We did not see anything special. It is an average park you can find anywhere else in the state. Parking at the Turkey Point Lighthouse can only have...More

1  Thank elena s
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Went here with my husband, brother, his wife and my nephews. It was a nice relaxing walk to the lighthouse and the trail was nice. It was disappointing because everything was locked up when we got to the lighthouse. I would guess it's always that...More

3  Thank Brandi R
Reviewed 23 April 2017

it's a little over 6/10th of a mile to the lighthouse. Parking is limited so it might take some time to get a spot. Walk the water trail back for some different scenery.

1  Thank wm H
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The state park has been revving up their advertising for the Lighthouse- great, right? No, not great. There is a small parking lot that fits about 20 cars that is used for the Lighthouse trail, if the lot is full a park ranger will let...More

1  Thank jdwv
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Sweet friends introduced me to this dandy of a park 17 years ago and I have been enjoying it ever since, especially now with my husband! We like visiting the park during off times of the day, like early mornings before 10am or on rainy...More

1  Thank Donna S
Reviewed 19 February 2017

It was a decent walk/hike to the Turkey Point Lighthouse. The path was mostly pebble covered. Some ups and downs but not strenuous. The parking was lacking the day we were there. Not enough spaces for the amount of sightseer's. This could have been just...More

Thank t m
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Adventurous444
Are there any campsites with waterviews?
15 February 2017|
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Response from Sue Ellen R | Reviewed this property |
There are cabins with river views, not sure about RV or tent sites.
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Foodee
Hello, I want to book a rustic cabin for 4 nights in late June. Are there any recommended cabins with the best views and privacy? Many thanks! Helen.
13 April 2016|
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Response from Vicki B | Reviewed this property |
Call the park and ask if the rustic cabins are even available. Last I heard that loop was closed for the season for renovations. I have stayed in two of them. With the wild growth you won't have a direct water view, but... More
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DEMom_2
I'm confused about the beach fees. Is Friday considered a weekday or weekend? Would be a difference between $5 and $15...
24 July 2015|
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Response from DEMom_2 |
I actually got my own answer. Friday is the weekday fee, per car, not per person.
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