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Site Name Abell's Wharf boat ramp
CountySt. Mary's
Water BodyBreton Bay
Physical Address21620 Abells Wharf Road, Leonardtown, MD
DirectionsMD Route 5 to MD Route 244 west to Breton Beach Road, west to Abell's Wharf Road north, drive to the end.
Owner/Manager NameSt. Mary's County - Department of Recreation and Parks
Owner/Manager Phone301-863-8400 ext 3571
Owner/Manager Website
CommentsThis access site features a floating 16' dock on pier. This access site can accommodate large vessels (up to 26 feet). Non-motorized vessels should launch from the sandy beach next to the boat ramp and stay clear of motorized vessels.
# of Ramps1
# of Ramps ADA1
Ramp Width (Feet)14
Ramp SurfaceCONCRETE
Large BoatsYes
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 Piers2
Transient UseNo
HoursOfOperationSunrise to Sunset
Fee Or Permit RequiredNo
Parking Lot TypePAVED
Parking Lot SizeLARGE >20
# of Car Spaces18
# of Car Spaces ADA1
# ofTrailerSpaces10
# 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 listed above. Permit/launch fees can change without notice, so this site does not list them. Any updates or corrections to the information provided here should be sent via e-mail to
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