Marina & Parks


The Cambridge Municipal Yacht Basin is located on the beautiful Choptank River near the mouth of the Cambridge Creek.

With a maximum depth of 13 feet we are an ideal stop for boats large and small.

Whether you are out for a day trip on a 20 feet boat or on a weekly excursion on a large 200 feet luxury yacht, we can accommodate you during your stay in historical Cambridge, MD.
Walkers with Dog at Yacht Basin
Cambridge Fireworks over Water


Close to ten parks are situated within the city limits of Cambridge.

Great Marsh Park

Great Marsh Park offers a boat launch, fishing piers, a playground and picnic tables.

Sailwinds Park

Sailwinds Park offers incredible views of the Choptank River, a playground and is home to the Dorchester County Tourism Center.

Long Wharf Park

Home of the Cambridge Lighthouse Municipal Yacht Basin.

Other Parks

  • Calvin Mowbry Park
  • Cosby Avenue Park
  • McCarter Park
  • Meadow Avenue Park
  • North Drive Park

Boat Launches

The City of Cambridge offers three public boat launches: Franklin Street, Trenton Street and Great Marsh Park.


A variety of fishing piers and parks are available throughout the city including Great Marsh Park.

Enjoy fishing at Long Wharf Park and Marina, the only spot where no fishing license is required.

Crab, fish or stroll along the Choptank River Fishing Pier - on what was the original Route 50 bridge across the Choptank River.
Man and son Fishing Great Marsh