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Site Name Snyders Landing
Water BodyPotomac River
Physical AddressSnyders Landing Road, Sharpsburg, MD 21782
DirectionsFrom I-70 west take exit 49 for US-40 Alt toward Braddock Heights/Middletown. Left at Old National Pike/US-40 Alt west. Left at Potomac St, continue onto MD-34 west. Right at Alley 9. Left at W. Champline Street, continue onto Snyders Landing.
Owner/Manager NameNational Park Service
Owner/Manager Phone301-739-4200
Owner/Manager Email 
CommentsAccess to this site requires crossing a narrow bridge (10'). This makes it suitable for small boats only. The site is located at Towpath mile marker 76.6. The Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park is open during daylight hours year round. For more details see the NPS website.
# of Ramps1
# of Ramps ADA0
Ramp Width (Feet)14
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 LaunchYes
Soft Launch ADANo
# of Piers0
Transient UseNo
HoursOfOperationDay Light
Fee Or Permit RequiredNo
Parking Lot TypePAVED
Parking Lot SizeLARGE >20
# of Car Spaces0
# of Car Spaces ADA0
# ofTrailerSpaces10
# of Trailer Spaces ADA0
Turnaround AreaNo
Trash ServiceNo
Fuel on siteNo
Questions And UpdatesIf you have a question about this site, contact the management agency using the phone number or contact information provided above. Permit/launch fees can change without notice so this site does not list them. Any corrections or updates to the information listed here should be sent via e-mail to
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