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Site Name Carr's Wharf
CountyAnne Arundel
Water BodyRhode River
Physical Address1001 Carrs Wharf Road, Mayo, MD
DirectionsFrom Annapolis, take Route 2 (Solomon’s Island Road) south and turn left onto Route 214 (Central Ave.). Travel approximately 3 ½ miles and turn right onto Carrs Wharf Road. Continue straight to where road bends sharply to the left and follow the narrow driveway to the wharf.
Owner/Manager NameAnne Arundel County Dept. of Recreation and Parks
Owner/Manager Phone410-222-7317, TDD 301-261-8036
Owner/Manager Website
Owner/Manager Email 
CommentsPark hours are 7:00 a.m. to dusk. This site does not permit swimming, camping, trailers, alcohol, fires or overnight parking. Please note that in Anne Arundel County a "cartop" boat refers to a canoe or kayak, although a boat that can be carried on or in a passenger vehicle that can be transported by hand to the water may qualify as a cartop boat. None of the County's cartop boat launch sites has a ramp for trailered boats.
# of Ramps1
# of Ramps ADA0
Ramp Width (Feet)28
Ramp SurfaceCONCRETE
Large BoatsNo
Vessel Size NotePlease note that "large boats" is intended as a general reference to ramp capacity. Generally, vessels less than 16 feet in length are considered small and those greater than 16 feet as large.
Soft LaunchNo
Soft Launch ADANo
# of Piers1
Transient UseNo
HoursOfOperationDawn to Dusk
Fee Or Permit RequiredNo
Parking Lot TypeGRAVEL
Parking Lot SizeMED 5 -20
# of Car Spaces6
# of Car Spaces ADA0
# ofTrailerSpaces0
# of Trailer Spaces ADA0
Turnaround AreaYes
Trash ServiceYes
Fuel on siteNo
Questions And UpdatesIf you have a question about this site, contact the owner/manager at the phone number provided above. Permit/launch fees can change without notice so this site does not list them. Corrections or updates to the information listed here should be sent via e-mail to
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