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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

Residence Inn Baltimore White Marsh
 

4980 Mercantile Road
White Marsh, MD 21236
410-933-9554

 

Nearby Restaurants

Sue Island Grill and Crab House
 

900 Baltimore Yacht Club Road
Essex, MD 21221
410-574-0009

 

Nearby Events

War of 1812 Bicentennial Celebration at North Point State Park
 

8400 North Point Road
Edgemere, MD 21219
410-477-0757

 
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