North Point State Park

North Point State Park


Location:In Baltimore County, off Old North Point Road in Edgemere.
Facilities:Picnic area and shelter (é), trails, wading beach, fishing pier, historic interest, visitor center.
Activities:Flatwater canoeing, saltwater fishing, hiking, bicycling.
Special Features:Park is located on the shores of Chesapeake Bay and is the site of the historical Bay Shore Amusement Park, which operated here from 1906-1947. The original trolley shelter and fountain have been restored, and the trolley shelter can be reserved for special events. Another historic feature here is The Defenders' Trail, which was used during the War of 1812 and passes through the park.
Address:c/o Gunpowder Falls State Park
2813 Jerusalem Rd PO Box 480
Kingsville, MD 21087

Phone:410-592-2897
Web: www.dnr.state.md.us/publiclands/central/northpoint.html
Size: 1,310 acres.

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