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Quiet Waters Park

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Great park but let down dog beach

This is a beautiful park with an amazing paved walk path. However we came here for the dog beach... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Baltimore, Maryland
Labor Day weekend with dogs

This is a large and lovely park. So many areas you could visit, lots of shaded paths. we were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
South Portland, Maine
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600 Quiet Waters Park Rd, Annapolis, MD 21403-2700
+1 410-222-1777
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a beautiful park with an amazing paved walk path. However we came here for the dog beach and that was a let down compared to the park itself. We got lucky on the weekend we’ve visited (july 28), admission was free. Parked the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank evaregina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a large and lovely park. So many areas you could visit, lots of shaded paths. we were there on Labor Day weekend and there seemed to be many families having events and they were setting up for a concert. We went for the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank nmballetmom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Like many things in Annapolis, this place is overhyped and overpriced. It's not actually bad, just meh. Sure, there are paved trails, some picnic areas, water and the like. Okay, so what? I can find that pretty much anywhere, usually for free. The trails are...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Shikang
Reviewed July 28, 2019 via mobile

This park is great. Our family particularly enjoys the dog beach. It’s small but populated with nice people and well-behaved friendly dogs. There is also an off-leash dog park as well as plenty of areas for picnics and trail walking. $6 entrance fee for vehicles....More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 752jeaninew
Reviewed July 14, 2019 via mobile

From the moment you arrive at Quiet Waters, there is peace. The entry clerk is pleasantly social, knowledgeable and friendly. The map is helpful. The park has lots of nice fountains, small pools (not for swimming), gazebos, walking bridges, and trails. I particularly enjoyed the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank DCwanderer429
Reviewed July 2, 2019 via mobile

My wife and I tried the kayak and sup at the pedal and paddle concession in the park. Staff super friendly and we had a great time. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Brian S
Reviewed June 22, 2019

Great for a weekend outing with family, a really good picnic spot with excellent water views, and dog friendly...nice walking trails.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Erin L
Reviewed June 10, 2019

I was thrilled to find such a beautiful park with wheelchair accessible parking and paved walkways throughout the park. The restrooms are also wheelchair accessible. This is definitely a great place for a picnic and relaxing stroll along the water's edge and fountain. I came...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Califanna348
Reviewed June 9, 2019

I am fortunate to live next to this wonderful park. It is great for walking, biking, picnics, playgrounds and a large and small breed dog park. If you park outside the park it is free otherwise I think it is about $6.00.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Ed W
Reviewed June 7, 2019

As a senior, I bought a lifetime membership. Subsequently I noticed that veterans get in free. The park is really spread out and there are a lot of pavilions which I suspect can be reserved for events. The dog park is separated into large and...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Vicki M
August 9, 2019|
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Response from Reinaldo Luis A | Reviewed this property |
The trails are quite extensive for the 340 acres and they are all paved. They run from the park entrance and meander through the grounds all the way down to the dog beach. The telephone for Quiet Waters Park is (410... More
July 22, 2019|
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Response from Reinaldo Luis A | Reviewed this property |
The $6 admission fee covers parking, which is plentiful. Admission is free for Veterans, Active Duty personnel and dependents with ID.
June 23, 2019|
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Response from KenSun | Reviewed this property |
Quiet Waters Park is a Beautiful 350 Acre Park and the 2nd Most Visited Site in Annapolis next to the US Naval Academy. Yes we have a very active Dog Park and Dog Beach on the South River. There is not a Beach for humans... More