Point Lookout State Park

This picturesque peninsula formed by the Chesapeake Bay and Potomac River was once the site of a Union outpost during the Civil War. A National Park Service Network to Freedom site.


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11175 Point Lookout Rd
Scotland, MD
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  • ADA Accessible
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  • Educational Resources Available
  • Family-Friendly
  • Group-Friendly
  • Pet-Friendly
Rated 1 by TroisChatsLies

August 05, 2022


Beach infested with JELLYFISH

We drove up from DC for a couples getaway... and were we ever disappointed. Despite the natural beauty of the place, ALL the bathrooms were closed (locked). Why? Who knows. We asked at the front...

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Rated 3 by ARL2601

March 06, 2022



I love everything anywhere on the Chesapeake shoreline, but this is not among the top. It's just okay. $3/car for Maryland and $5 out of state. Lighthouse closed for renovations so can't speak to...

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Rated 5 by Venture633880

January 12, 2022


Calm place to clear your mind at the edge of Maryland

The lighthouse is a quiet peaceful place that is never crowded. For the adventurer in you, the lighthouse is rumored to be haunted!

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