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Rocky Point Beach and Park


Address

2200 Rocky Point Road
Essex, MD 21221

Contact Information

410-887-3873
rpeprise@baltimorecountymd.gov

 

Additional Information

Welcome to Rocky Point Beach and Park. Since 1969, Baltimore County Department of Recreation and Parks has owned and operated this 375-acre park. Located at the mouth of Back and Middle Rivers, it boasts an expansive view of the Chesapeake Bay, Hart-Miller Islands and Craighill Light and one of the nicest beaches on the upper Chesapeake.


The picnic and beach areas of the park feature a 300' beach, eighteen picnic areas and several shaded groves, as well as two playgrounds, a sand volleyball court, a sailing center, fishing pier , 2 boat ramps , bathhouse, first aid station and comfort station.


Swimming is allowed off the guarded beach Memorial Day through Labor Day, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. During the "Beach" season, the main park is open from dawn to 7 p.m. Note that during the early and late beach season on those days when Baltimore County Schools are in session, the beach will be closed for swimming.


 

Nearby Accommodations

Enterprise Rent-A-Car Middle River
 

9902 Pulaski Highway
Middle River, MD 21220
410-238-1560

 

Nearby Restaurants

Pizza John's
 

113 Back River Neck Road
Essex, MD 21221
410-687-7733

 

Nearby Events

Holiday Train Garden
 

701 Wilson Point Rd
Baltimore, MD 21220
410-682-6122

 
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