Marinas, Boat Ramps & Docks

A permit is required for boats launched via trailer at Caroline County-managed public landings. Permits are not required for ramps located within the Town of Federalsburg or Maryland State Parks. For more information on obtaining a permit, download the Caroline County Public Landing Guide, visit or call 410-479-8120.


Northwest Fork Dock Park –  ADA Canoe and Kayak Dock 
Federalsburg has a new FREE way to get out on the Marshyhope! Their new ADA compliant canoe and kayak dock is located in downtown Federalsburg and is free for all to use. This dock was specifically designed to provide individuals with disabilities access to the Marshyhope. There is another dock that provides access for larger vessels adjacent to this dock. 

Listed below are public access points to the Choptank, Tuckahoe and Marshyhope Rivers that include 10 to 20 feet wide ramps and parking facilities:

Choptank Marina
21843 Water Street, Preston
Boat slip rental info: 410-479-8120

Crouse Park
5 Crouse Park Road, Denton

Federalsburg Marina Park
South Main Street, Federalsburg

Ganey’s Wharf
7139 Ganey’s Wharf Road, Preston

Greensboro Boat Ramp
Sunset Avenue, Greensboro

Hillsboro Boat Ramp
Main Street, Hillsboro

Martinak State Park
Deep Shore Road in Denton