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Martinak State Park, Denton

#36 of 61 in Nature in Maryland
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Martinak State Park is a public recreation area located on the Choptank River and Watts Creek, immediately south of Denton in Caroline County, Maryland. The park bears the name of George Martinak, who deeded his land to the state in 1961. The park opened in 1964. Site improvements including the addition of campsites, roads, and park office took place from 1964 to 1974. The park features boating access, fishing, campsites and cabins, hiking trails, and nature center.
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  • Small state park has a few canoes to rent to get out onto the water, several walking paths through the woods. They have a small museum area and activities for the kids. Camping - RV and Tent is...  more »
  • I hesitate to write this, because it is a "best kept secret!" -- We just got back from camping for the weekend, and taking our Jon boat out on the Choptank. Before I wow you - I'll sell you on a...  more »
  • Lovely park and campground. Spacious sites, well maintained. Quiet. Walking trail. Boat launch. Playgrounds for the kiddos. Bath houses available. Nice electric loop. Dump station somewhat difficult to navigate for the bigger rigs, you have to circle around a big tree.
  • Really nice, clean campground. Clean bathhouses, kids love the playground, nice scenery, water access, close to gas and grocery, not crowded, secluded but not creepy. Really love it, our family has become regulars at Martinak!
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