Accessible Playgrounds

A photo of Herrington Manor playground which is located across Park Drive from accessible Office and accessible Cabin #17 and #20.

Maryland State Parks have thirty-three accessible playgrounds across the state. All have been designed for children between the ages of 5 to 12 years of age. Adult supervision is recommended. Play Safe!

Central

  • Elk Neck: playground is located next to accessible Camp Store and accessible Putt-Putt Golf
  • Gunpowder has four playgrounds in the Hammerman Area
    • next to accessible Comfort Station #1 and accessible Shelter #1.
    • next to the accessible River Bath House.
    • next to accessible Comfort Station #2 and accessible Shelter #2.
    • next to accessible Comfort Station #3 and accessible Shelter #3.
  • Patapsco Valley has three playgrounds.
    • in Hilton Area near accessible Camp Shower Building.
    • in Avalon Area next to accessible Shelter #104 near accessible Comfort Station.
    • in McKeldin Area between accessible Group Shelters #508 and 512 and near accessible Comfort Station.
  • Rocks:  playground is located in Hills Grove Area near accessible Comfort Station and Shelter.
  • Seneca has four playgrounds.
    • in Bob White Area near accessible Comfort Station and Shelter.
    • in Buck Area near accessible Comfort Station and Shelter.
    • in Doe Area near accessible Comfort Station and Shelter
    • in Fawn Area near accessible Comfort Station and Shelter.
  • Susquehanna has two playgrounds.
    • near accessible Camp Shower Building
    • a new one is being installed in 2004 in the new accessible Deer Creek Picnic Area near accessible Comfort Station and accessible Shelter.

Eastern

  • Assateague: playground is between accessible Atlantic Ocean Bath House and accessible Camp Shower Building
  • Pocomoke River: playgrounds are located near accessible Comfort Stations at the Shad Landing Marina and the Milburn Landing Nassawango Day Use Area.
  • A photo of the Tuckahoe playground which is located at Cherry Lane Picnic Area next to accessible Comfort Station and accessible Picnic Shelter.Tuckahoe: playground is located at Cherry Lane Picnic Area next to accessible Comfort Station and accessible Picnic Shelter.
  • Martinak has two playgrounds.
    • in Picnic Area near accessible Comfort Station.
    • near accessible Camp Shower Building.
  • Somer's Cove Marina: playground is located near accessible Comfort Station in the Marina Area.

Southern

  • Sandy Point has seven playgrounds.
    • five playgrounds are at the East Beach Area
    • two are at the South Beach Area near accessible Beach Bath Houses...and several accessible Comfort Stations and several accessible Group Picnic Shelters---all accessible.
  • Cedarville: playground is located near accessible Group Shelter and accessible Comfort Station...needs connecting Paths.
  • Point Lookout has one playground.
    • in Hoffmans Campground near accessible camp shower building (for registered campers only)
  • St. Mary's Lake: playground is located adjacent to the parking lot.
  • Smallwood: playground is new accessible Tire Playground near accessible Picnic Shelter and across from accessible Comfort Stations

Western

  • Photo of the playground at Deep Creek Lake which is located above Lake across from accessible Comfort Station #2.Herrington Manor: playground is located across Park Drive from accessible Office and accessible Cabin #17 and #20.
  • Deep Creek Lake: playground is located above Lake across from accessible Comfort Station #2.
  • New Germany: playground is located above parking for accessible Lake Warming Hut/Bath House; next to CCC - built Shelter and Comfort Station.
  • Cunningham Falls: playground is located between Houck Area accessible Bath House and Lake Picnic Area near accessible Food Concession.
  • Fort Frederick: playground is located past accessible Fort Buildings---needs a future accessible Comfort Station here.
  • Greenbrier: playground is located across from accessible North Comfort Station and near accessible Lake Bath House with numerous accessible Picnic Pads with accessible Tables.