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Home > Visit a Gateway > Choptank & Tuckahoe Rivers Water Trail
Choptank & Tuckahoe Rivers Water Trail - Upper Choptank & Tuckahoe Rivers - Caroline & Talbot Counties, Maryland (Eastern Shore)
Activities:

Paddle a canoe or kayak, explore with a small skiff or sail along the Choptank and Tuckahoe to view wildlife, see historic sites dating to the 17th century, go fishing, or just relax.

Be sure to consult a water trail guide, detailed maps and local conditions prior to any river trip! Follow all safety precautions.

Birding and Wildlife Viewing Boat Access Camping Fishing Canoeing / Kayaking
Facilities:

There are 16 existing public landings along the route. Most landings provide parking and direct access to the rivers. Some, but not all, accommodate trailer parking. Restrooms are not available at all landings or along the river; plan to use facilities or services in local communities or carry appropriate sanitary containers (Please utilize "Leave No Trace" etiquette when on the rivers).

Camping is available at several public and private campgrounds in Caroline County including cabins and a public landing at Martinak State Park. Services and accommodations are available in communities throughout the watersheds. Obtain a copy of the Choptank & Tuckahoe Rivers Water Trail "River Guide" or call for details including trip planning tools to assist with locating camping, B&B;'s, restaurants, outfitters and other services or facilities.

Length: 80 miles / 129 kilometers

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