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Site Name Chaptico Wharf
CountySt. Mary's
Water BodyWicomico River
Physical Address23975 Old Chaptico Wharf Road, Maddox, MD
DirectionsMD Route 234 to Route 238 to Chaptico Wharf Road, drive to the end
Owner/Manager NameSt. Mary's Co. Dept. of Rec. and Parks
Owner/Manager Phone301-863-8400 ext 3571
Owner/Manager Website
CommentsAlso called Chaptico Wharf Recreation Area. This access site can accommodate large vessels (up to 26 feet). The site also has a fishing pier and a small picnic area.
# of Ramps1
# of Ramps ADA0
Ramp Width (Feet)24
Ramp SurfaceCONCRETE
Large BoatsYes
Vessel Size NotePlease note that "large boats" is intended as a general reference to ramp capacity. In general, vessels less than 16 feet in length are considered small and those greater than 16 feet as large.
Soft LaunchYes
Soft Launch ADANo
# of Piers1
Transient UseNo
HoursOfOperationSunrise to Sunset
Fee Or Permit RequiredNo
Parking Lot TypePAVED
Parking Lot SizeMED 5 -20
# of Car Spaces15
# of Car Spaces ADA1
# ofTrailerSpaces10
# of Trailer Spaces ADA1
Turnaround AreaYes
Trash ServiceYes
Fuel on siteNo
Questions And UpdatesIf you have a question about this site, contact the owner/manager by using the phone number or web link provided above. Permit/launch fees can change without notice, so they are not listed on this site. Updates or edits to the information provided above can be sent via e-mail to
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