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Janes Island State Park

26280 Alfred J Lawson Dr, Crisfield, MD 21817-2448
+1 410-968-1565
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This is a lovely park

We just came in to drive around but saw these wonderful cabins, right on the water. They are a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
db_victorny
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Victor, NY
Great visit!

Beautiful location for our private New Year celebration! The staff could not have been more... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
dianachrist1
,
Englewood, Florida
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Nearly surrounded by Chesapeake Bay and its inlets, this park offers campsites, hiking trails, flat water canoeing and kayaking along miles of isolated shoreline and marshland.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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26280 Alfred J Lawson Dr, Crisfield, MD 21817-2448
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+1 410-968-1565
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"great place to kayak"
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"food lion"
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"nature center"
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"camp ground"
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"early fall"
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"great camping"
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"camping experience"
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"bring your bug spray"
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"boat dock"
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"observation tower"
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"memorial day weekend"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just came in to drive around but saw these wonderful cabins, right on the water. They are a little pricey, but they were pretty nice and I understand they will be upgrading them soon to make them even nicer - May consider coming back...More

2  Thank db_victorny
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Beautiful location for our private New Year celebration! The staff could not have been more helpful! We will be back for sure!

1  Thank dianachrist1
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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We camp for 5 days. Bring your bug spray! I use Sawyers permetherin on my clothes and tent. This STUFF is great- the bugs hate YOU and Repel 4o% deet. We crab,fish and kayak. We also eat a lot. A whole lot.

2  Thank Michelle M
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

I can not express enough how much we love this place. From the campsites, fishing, crabbing to the water views. This place is our staple campground.You won't be disappointed if you like simple lay back campgrounds.

1  Thank Bryan B
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

I really enjoyed this campground. As other reviews stated- this is great for crabbing, fishing, and kayaking. Bathrooms were super clean. Staff was great. Some of the campsites have water views. Basically at the end of the camp loops, the sites are all water front....More

2  Thank VLeder
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Reviewed 26 August 2017

Writing this review is difficult and it depends what yor looking for so here goes. The pros : Janes Island SP is a beautiful park in a beautiful location. Its a great place to kayak and camp. The park rangers were very friendly and helpful....More

4  Thank Mark6771
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful, Crabbing, Fishing and beautiful views, boat tours fun in the sun. This is not a tourist attraction it is a national natural resource

1  Thank Holly H
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

Well maintained campground with paved roads and level campsites. The campgound and marina sit on the water and have kayaks and canoes for rent. My only regret is that water is not offered at all sites and there is only 30 amp service. There are...More

2  Thank Aaron S
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

Very clean camp ground. Everyone was very helpful and courteous. Great dock for fishing and crabbing, as well as plenty of kayaks to rent and sit see.

1  Thank awruns
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Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

This was my 3rd stay in a tent at this campground. This time it was myself and my 2 boys (12 and 5). We've stayed for 6 days (longest we've ever done) and still wished we've stayed longer. When camping in a tent, I'd recommend...More

3  Thank Princess279
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Ben F
10 June 2017|
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Response from Martha S | Reviewed this property |
Suggest anyone needing a certain day call or email ? contact the park.
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Ronaldl1985
14 April 2017|
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Response from fkubick | Reviewed this property |
Have no idea about RV rentals but I hear they have 4 cabins right there. Check it out. Many campgrounds have cabins.
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