Pocomoke State Forest

Pocomoke State Forest


Location:In Worcester County, between Snow Hill and Pocomoke City.
Facilities:Trails.
Activities:Fishing, flatwater canoeing, hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, off-road vehicle riding (motorcycles and ATVs).
Special Features:Forest is famous for its stand of loblolly pine trees. Cypress swamps border the Pocomoke River and the nearby waters provide good fishing. Five areas in the forest, including the swamp, are designated State Wildlands Areas.
Address:6572 Snow Hill Rd
Snow Hill, MD 21863

Phone:410-632-3732
Web: www.dnr.state.md.us/publiclands/eastern/pocomokeforest.html
Size: 14,753 acres.

See other parks in Maryland.
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References in periodicals archive ?
Specifically, Long suggests the Savage River and Green Ridge state forests in the west; McKee-Beshers WMA in the central region; and Worcester County's Pocomoke State Forest in the east.
They include: Pocomoke State Forest and Assateague National Seashore in Worcester County; Millington Wildlife Management Area in Kent County; and the Blackwarer National Wildlife Refuge in Dorchester County.