American Boat and Yacht Council 613 3rd St, Annapolis, MD21403 Dedicated to certifying marine technicians, the American Boat and Yacht Council has its headquarters in…More Annapolis. In a three story, pink building overlooking the bay, the ABYC has been headquartered in New York, and Millersville, Maryland prior to it moving to its Annapolis location. There is plenty of parking in the lot beneath the building.
Jonas Green Park 1990 Ritchie Hwy, Annapolis, MD21409 With breathtaking views of Annapolis from afar, this park is part of the Anne Arundel County Department of Recreation…More and Parks. Jonas Green features picnic tables and boat docks; it's a great spot for Annapolitans who love to fish. The park is named after Jonas Green, a poet, printer and newspaper editor in the mid-1700s.
W&P Nautical Inc. 222 Severn Ave, Annapolis, MD21403 W&P Nautical leases nautical storage, offices and boat docking slips in Eastport just across the bridge from…More downtown Annapolis. It offers plenty of parking and is a two-minute water-taxi ride to City Dock.
Maryland State Government Natural Resources Police 580 Taylor Ave, Annapolis, MD21401 Tracing its beginnings to 1868 and the creation of the state Oyster Police, the Natural Resources Police is the oldest…More state-level law enforcement agency in Maryland. The role of the Natural Resources Police is to see that laws pertaining to conservation, boating and criminal laws are abided by throughout the state of Maryland. The force leads programs on hunting and boating safety and serves as the leading law enforcement agency in state parks and all land owned by The Department of Natural Resources. Colonel George F. Johnson IV serves as the current superintendent of the force, which is made up of almost 300 officers. The Natural Resources Police are headquartered in Annapolis in the Department of Natural Resources Tawes State Office Building.
Truxtun Park 273 Hilltop Ln, Annapolis, MD21403 Spanning more than 80 acres, Truxton Park is the city's main park, housing the new Roger W. Pip Moyer Recreation Center.…More In addition, it is home to the Penguin's Swim Team and a skate park. The park is equipped with benches, picnic tables, two playgrounds and nature trails. It also includes 12 tennis courts, three baseball fields, five basketball courts and a boat launch.
Quiet Waters Park 600 Quiet Waters Park Rd, Annapolis, MD21403 Quiet Waters was a farm that was sold in 1987 to Anne Arundel County and opened as a park in 1990. Quiet Waters offers a…More host of activities for all interests with 6 miles of trails and 340 acres of gorgeous park land. Open seasonally, Paddle or Pedal offers hourly and daily rentals of kayaks, canoes, pedal boats, row boats, rowing shells and bicycles. There is a fee to enter the park (per vehicle) with discounts for the disabled. Annual and lifetime passes are also available. If you are looking for a place to hold a party, picnic, business meeting or wedding, Quiet Waters can accommodate this and more with pavilion rentals.
Sandy Point State Park is a Maryland state gem and a perfect spot for a family outing or group get-together. The…More park, which is more than 786 acres long, features swimming beaches, including a section that is staffed with life guards during the summer. After a swim, enjoy a picnic lunch in the park's grassy area, which includes grills, a playground and both basketball and volleyball courts.
Situated on the northwest shore of the Chesapeake Bay, boat lovers won't be disappointed. The park's marina features 22 boat launch ramps. There is also a fishing pier next to the boat ramps. Nature lovers can take a walk along the park's Symbi Trail. And if you're looking for a place to host your family reunion, child's birthday party, or other event, ask about reserving one of the park's 12 sheltered picnic pavilions.
Chesapeake Sailing School 7074 Bembe Beach Rd, Annapolis, MD21403 Hidden off of a small nook down Bembe Beach Road is the Chesapeake Sailing School. A turn into a boat filled, gravelly…More parking lot leads straight to the school. Specializing in sailing classes for all levels -- from a novice to the more advanced, Chesapeake Sailing School offers courses that last anywhere from two to five days aboard teaching vessels that are anywhere from 22 to 38 feet.