Maryland has 8,000 miles of shoreline. There are different kinds of beaches available. There are plenty of things to do in Maryland in summer. Here are the top beaches in Maryland that you can visit.
1 Ocean City
It is the first resort hotel that opened in 1875. The beach-goers arrive here every summer by ferry, train or by driving across the Chesapeake Bay Bridge. Kids will love the amusement park rides. You can do whatever you want on this beach. You can lie down, read a book, watch your kids play or walk along the beach.
2 Assateague Island National Seashore
It is an underdeveloped strip of land that is interfered by wildlife trails. It is a perfect spot for beach camping. You will love to see the wild horses that roam the park. It is the home to island foxes, bald eagles, dolphins, whales, and other wild animals. It is named one of the ’10 best U.S. state parks’ by National Geographic Traveler.
3 Sandy Point State Park – Annapolis
You will love the stunning bay views from this park. It is a great place for swimming, hiking, and fishing. It is situated near the historic city of Pasadena. It is also home to Chesapeake Region Accessible Boating (CRAB), an organization that makes boating accessible to physically challenged people. The Maryland Seafood Festival is held here in September. It is an ideal spot for bird watchers and wildlife seekers.
4 North Beach and Chesapeake Beach – Calvert County, Southern Maryland
Summer shuttle connects these twin beaches. It is just an hour’s ride from Washington D.C. So, it’s an easy weekend trip for those living in the city. There are plenty of activities to do on these beaches.
Each of these beaches is unique and offers lots of activities. These are perfect places to spend the lazy summer days with family.