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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

Conrad's Ruth Villa
 

3301 Edwards Lane
Middle River, MD 21220
410-335-4468

 

Nearby Restaurants

Carson's Creekside Restaurant & Lounge
 

1110 Beech Drive
Middle River, MD 21220
410-238-0080

 

Nearby Events

The Defenders Day – Battle of North Point
 

9500 North Point Road
Baltimore, MD 21219
410-887-7529

 
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