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A wounderful campground!

Stayed here because other campgrounds were full but boy are we glad. Wounderful facilities and... read more

Reviewed July 14, 2018
Charleston, West Virginia
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A couple days into our vacation, my boyfriend suggested staying here after a disappointing... read more

Reviewed June 9, 2018
Warren, Pennsylvania
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Nearly surrounded by Chesapeake Bay and its inlets, this park offers campsites, hiking trails, flat water canoeing and kayaking along miles of isolated shoreline and marshland.
26280 Alfred J Lawson Dr, Crisfield, MD 21817-2448
+1 410-968-1565
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Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Stayed here because other campgrounds were full but boy are we glad. Wounderful facilities and family and pet friendly.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank K1871IAwilliamm
Reviewed June 9, 2018

A couple days into our vacation, my boyfriend suggested staying here after a disappointing afternoon at busy touristy Chincoteaque, where we had been thinking of staying. Our first impression was that it was just so pretty. Then, the ranger helped us get a very nice...More

Date of experience: June 2018
8  Thank OutHikng
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful place. But the bugs on the Delmarva peninsula may be too much for some people. Bring bug spray and wear a inexspensive bug suit you can purchase at Walmart or outdoors supply. If camping and the bugs are too much, consider a cabin or...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank JoseM4429
Reviewed April 21, 2018

We just came in to drive around but saw these wonderful cabins, right on the water. They are a little pricey, but they were pretty nice and I understand they will be upgrading them soon to make them even nicer - May consider coming back...More

Date of experience: April 2018
5  Thank db_victorny
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful location for our private New Year celebration! The staff could not have been more helpful! We will be back for sure!

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank dianachrist1
Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

We camp for 5 days. Bring your bug spray! I use Sawyers permetherin on my clothes and tent. This STUFF is great- the bugs hate YOU and Repel 4o% deet. We crab,fish and kayak. We also eat a lot. A whole lot.

Date of experience: July 2017
4  Thank Michelle M
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

I can not express enough how much we love this place. From the campsites, fishing, crabbing to the water views. This place is our staple campground.You won't be disappointed if you like simple lay back campgrounds.

Date of experience: October 2017
3  Thank Bryan B
Reviewed September 25, 2017

I really enjoyed this campground. As other reviews stated- this is great for crabbing, fishing, and kayaking. Bathrooms were super clean. Staff was great. Some of the campsites have water views. Basically at the end of the camp loops, the sites are all water front....More

Date of experience: September 2017
5  Thank VLeder
Reviewed August 26, 2017

Writing this review is difficult and it depends what yor looking for so here goes. The pros : Janes Island SP is a beautiful park in a beautiful location. Its a great place to kayak and camp. The park rangers were very friendly and helpful....More

Date of experience: August 2017
10  Thank Mark6771
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful, Crabbing, Fishing and beautiful views, boat tours fun in the sun. This is not a tourist attraction it is a national natural resource

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank Holly H
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Off the Beaten Path Getaway: Crisfield (4 Replies)
Crisfield offers tons of historical and heritage activities and is a small waterman fishing town that gives the visitor a feel that they have just stepped back into the 1950's. Many of the homes are old victorians, and the streets are lined with massive oaks and town folk out and about. The Museums give an added feel of life at the turn of the century, the waterways and crab shanties whisper to a time past. The best State park resides in Crisfield (Janes Island State Park) where red-tailed...More
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Response fromtubman|
Wow, you should work for their Chamber of Commerce...if you don't already, that is.