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Site Name McCoys Ferry
Water BodyPotomac River
Physical AddressOff Route 56 on McCoys Ferry Road
DirectionsTake MD Route 56 to McCoys Ferry Road and head south. The boat ramp is at the end of the road.
Owner/Manager NameNational Park Service - C&O Canal National Historical Park
Owner/Manager Phone301-739-4200
Owner/Manager Email 
CommentsThis site is for motorized and non-motorized vessels. There is a drive-in camping area, picnic tables, and restroom. McCoy's Ferry is located at milepost 110.4 along the C&O Canal Towpath.
# of Ramps2
# of Ramps ADA0
Ramp Width (Feet) 
Ramp SurfaceCONCRETE
Large BoatsNo
Vessel Size NoteThe term "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
HoursOfOperation24 Hours
Fee Or Permit RequiredNo
Parking Lot TypePAVED
Parking Lot SizeMED 5 -20
# of Car Spaces5
# of Car Spaces ADA0
# ofTrailerSpaces10
# of Trailer Spaces ADA0
Turnaround AreaYes
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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