Eastern Shore Campgrounds

An Eastern Shore sunsetEnjoy a camping trip to the Eastern Shore of Maryland and Virginia. It's an inexpensive and "back to nature" way to visit the beautiful peninsula between the Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic Ocean. You'll have your choice of fine Eastern Shore campgrounds.


Camping Eastern Shore Maryland

Bay Shore Campground
Bay front campground located in Rock Hall, Maryland. Has a beach, two bath houses, game room, boat ramp, and playground. Electric and water hook-ups are available. Three miles from the town of Rock Hall, and Eastern Neck Wildlife Refuge is nearby.

Holiday Park Campground
Located on the Choptank River in Greensboro, Maryland. 200 acres with 200 spacious wooded campsites; pull-thru sites; river sites; electric and water hookups; 30 free CATV channels; picnic tables and fire rings; modern restrooms. Swimming pool with sundeck; 4 playgrounds; free hayrides; tennis court; mini golf; game room with videos, billiards and table tennis. Public boat ramps nearby.

Tuckahoe State Park
Tuckahoe State Park location mapTuckahoe Creek, a stream bordered for most of its length by wooded marshlands, runs through the length of the park. A 60-acre lake offers boating and fishing. The Adkins Arboretum encompasses 500 acres of park land and almost three miles of surfaced walkways leading through the tagged native species of trees and shrubs. 20 miles of scenic hiking, biking and equestrian trails, flat water canoeing, and hunting. The park has a family camping area with 51 sites, 33 with electric hookups, and a central bathhouse. Four cabins are available for rent through the statewide reservation system. Located about 35 miles east of the Bay Bridge. Queen Anne, MD.

Coastal Camper Rental is camping made easy. Rent a well-maintained pop-up camper for your next camping vacation on the Eastern Shore of Maryland.

Ocean City Maryland Campgrounds

Frontier Town Campground
Frontier Town, Ocean City Maryland is the area's leading camping resort. This Woodall's Double 5W-rated waterfront campground has over 500 campsites for tents, motor homes, deluxe rental trailers and camping cabins. Free waterpark. Fishing pier and marina. 5 minutes from Ocean City beaches, boardwalk and amusements.

Assateague State Park
Maryland's only ocean State Park is located on the northern end of Assateague Island, a barrier island. Two miles of ocean beaches offer swimming, beachcombing, sunbathing, surfing and fishing. The island's bayside offers canoeing to secluded coves. The marsh areas have a variety of wildlife, including deer and wild horses. 350 sites are available for camping, with a fire ring and picnic table at each campsite; limited electric hook-ups available. Located 8 miles south of Ocean City, MD.

Fort Whaley Family Campground
Located in Whaleyville, MD just 15 minutes west of Ocean City. Several nearby golf courses. Campers get free admission to Frontier Town Water Park and a 20% discount to the Frontier Town Western Theme Park.


Camping Eastern Shore Virginia

Kiptopeke State Park
People fishingThis Virginia state park offers Chesapeake Bay beaches and the chance to explore a unique coastal habitat featuring a major flyway for migratory birds. Lifeguarded swimming area during the summer. Some of Virginia's finest fishing. Also, a large fishing pier with picnic tables and lights to attract fish is available. The southern beach is great for surf fishing and beachcombing. Launch your boat from the ramp (4.5-foot mean low water). Yurts and RV campers for rent. A camp store is open throughout the summer and on weekends in fall. Located just a few miles north of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel, at the southern tip of the Eastern Shore.

Cherrystone Camping Resort
People fishing off a dockEveryone loves Cherrystone campground, 300-acres of fun family camping. Located on the Chesapeake Bay, just north of Cape Charles, VA. Bring your own or stay in one of their rental cottages, cabins, or trailers. Boat rentals, swimming pools, cafe, bait shop, general store. Daily activities.

Maddox Family Campground
Located on Chincoteague Island. The closest campground to the Assateague beaches. Hundreds of sites. Swimming pool, store, mini golf, arcade and other activities.

Tom's Cove Campground
Tom's Cove Park signOn Chincoteague Island. Waterfront. Swimming pool, clubhouse, country store. A short drive to the beaches on Assateague. This is one of the best Eastern Shore campgrounds.


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