Just a Few Miles Away,
But A World Apart...

Welcome to Dorchester! Delight in endless waterviews and stunning sunsets along our 1,700 miles of shoreline. Savor Maryland crab fresh from local waters. Discover stories of Harriet Tubman and Annie Oakley. All less than an hour from the Bay Bridge.


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Kayaking & Canoeing

Kayaking Don't visit our beautiful county without spending some time on the water.  The best way to see some of our natural wonders is by kayak or canoe or stand-up paddleboard. For a copy of the free Dorchester Water Trails Guide, drop us an email or call us at 800.522.TOUR or 410.228.1000. You can also download a PDF of the Water Trails Guide. Or pick one up at the Dorchester Visitor Center.

Attractions in Kayaking & Canoeing

The Blackwater and Little Blackwater River systems are a great way to explore the National Wildlife Refuge by water. Three trails are available for paddling, with two of them open year-round.

BPPA is your one-stop outfitter for your outdoor entertainment! Offering rentals of bicycles, kayaks, motorboats, personal watercraft; guided cycling and paddling tours; sunset cruises on the Choptank River, shuttle service, and more.

Guided Fishing and Outdoor Adventure on the Chesapeake.
CD Outdoors provides guided fishing trips, 23-foot center console and kayaks, on the majestic Chesapeake Bay.

Starting from the public boat ramp at the Farm Creek Road near Toddville, follow the tiny twisting creek upstream through the marsh meadows and forests.

The Fishing Bay Wildlife Management Area Water Trail offers an outstanding wilderness experience for the experienced paddler with two trails of varying lengths.

Bicycle & fishing kayak shop in Cambridge, Maryland.
Vintage, custom, and leather wrapped bicycles. Also offering rental of high-end road bicycles for serious riders, as well as repairs.

'Peake Paddle Tours offers a unique kayaking experience with trips on freshwater streams, tidal rivers and through salt marshes of the Chesapeake. We also provide instruction and corporate team building.