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Site Name Fifteen Mile Creek
Water BodyPotomac River
Physical AddressOrleans Road Northeast, Little Orleans, MD 21766
DirectionsFrom I-70 W to I-68 W. Take exit 68 for Orleans Rd, left at the fork & follow signs for Orleans Rd S. Left at Orleans Rd NE. Look for signs for Bill's Place. Make a left at the bottom of the road, go past Bill's, under the bridge & make a right to the site.
Owner/Manager NameNational Park Service - C&O Canal National Historical Park
Owner/Manager Phone301-739-4200
Owner/Manager Email 
CommentsThis site features a two lane boat ramp, permanent restrooms and expanded parking. The site is owned and operated by the National Park Service.
# of Ramps1
# of Ramps ADA0
Ramp Width (Feet)24
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
HoursOfOperation24 Hours
Fee Or Permit RequiredNo
Parking Lot TypePAVED
Parking Lot SizeMED 5 -20
# of Car Spaces6
# of Car Spaces ADA1
# ofTrailerSpaces14
# of Trailer Spaces ADA2
Turnaround AreaYes
Trash ServiceNo
Fuel on siteNo
Questions And UpdatesIf you have a question about this site, contact the owner/manager using the phone number or web link 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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