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Kings Landing Park
Along the shore of the Patuxent River, Kings Landing Park has a history stretching back to Captain John Smith's exploration and earlier. Once an active farm and later a YMCA camp, it is now managed by Calvert County's Natural Resources Division. Kayakers, canoeists, and fishermen enjoy Kings Landing's access to the river, nearby creeks, and marshes. 

Wayside exhibits, funded by the Chesapeake Bay Gateways Network, help visitors learn about the significance of the river and the abundant wildlife that depend on it. Hiking trails are open and beckon you and your dog for a jaunt. Download a trail map

The equestrian facility includes a 150 x 300 riding ring, judge's stand, restrooms, and water hydrants. It is suggested that equine enthusiasts call ahead to check on availability.

Our picnic pavilions and Tom Wisner Hall are perfect for group picnics, family reunions, wedding receptions and other events. These facilities require advance reservations and appropriate fees apply. Download a slide show of Wisner Hall (5.0 MB).

Interested in overnight camping, the park offers primitive camping for youth groups.

Kayak, canoe and stand-up paddleboard rentals are available from May-November through a concession with SUP2U Rentals. For additional information: or call 202-417-8728

Education programs are offered throughout the year, sponsored by the Calvert Nature Society. Check out the calendar of events.
Sacred Spaces Sacred Places Patuxent River Overlook

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For Information on the Kings Landing Pool call 410-535-3321. It is open Memorial Day to Labor Day.

Kings Landing Park is a Chesapeake Bay Gateways Network partner.

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Contact Us
Park Address
3255 Kings Landing Road
Huntingtown, MD
Park Office: 410-535-2661
Reservations: 410-535-5327
Groups must make advance reservations
Equestrian Access. Each horse owner should obtain a free permit.
Fill out the online form for a free equestrian permit.

Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day :
Open daily, 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Labor Day through Memorial Day Weekend :
Open daily, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years Day.

Calendar of Events
Trail Map (pdf)

Entrance Fee

Melinda Whicher
Park Manager

Winston Boutaugh
Park Ranger

Ben Krause
Park Technician

John Hudson
Park Technician

Mailing Address
Kings Landing Park
c/o Courthouse
175 Main Street
Prince Frederick, MD 20678
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